The Mission of Chanticleer Book Reviews is to Discover Today’s Best Books!
Just five years ago, the average number of books published was about 300,000 annually.

Today, readers now have over two million new titles a year vying for their attention.

Our Mission is two-part:

  • Discover today’s Best Books through Editorial Book Reviews and Writing Competitions. 
  • Help the authors of these books achieve their publishing goals.
We believe that today’s authors are independent entrepreneurs–even if they are represented by a publisher.  Being an excellent writer is no longer  enough to be successful in today’s publishing universe.  

We are …

Kiffer Brown in Dresden

K. Brown

Kiffer Brown – President

Game Changer & Marketing Guru

Kiffer works with authors and publishers to think creatively about how to generate visibility and competitive differentiation in today’s publishing market of two million new titles launching per year.

CEO and founder of Chanticleer Reviews and International Writing Competitions, whereToday’s Best Books are Discovered, Kiffer Brown has been involved in publishing, marketing, sales, and PR for 30 years. Kiffer has long been known for her uncanny ability to predict future trends and pick out IP gems.

Kiffer Brown works with authors across the globe by using her marketing and PR talents to help them broaden their audiences, and assisting publishers on how to increase sales by thinking of new ways to use their branding to expand market-share.

She is also the co-founder partner in SillanPaceBrown Publishing + Production LLC, which specializes in curating books with potential to become fully actualized intellectual properties.

Member and Affiliate of Alliance of Independent Authors, IBPA, Where Writers Win, Sisters In Crime, RWA, PNWA, SiWC,  Historic Novel Society, Western Writers of America, PNWA, and others. Kiffer has presented at Writer’s Digest NYC, RWA Nat’l, PNWA, ECWC, Pubsense Left Coast Crime Scene, Historical Novel Society conferences, Indie Polooza Houston, Bublish Webinars, BEA UpubU, and others including the annual Chanticleer Authors Conference. She has served as a volunteer, committee chair, president, and board member for numerous non-profits including the Junior League, and she is a board member of Western Washington University’s Publishing Program.


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About Our Editors

The CBR editorial team members are impartial editors, selected for their expertise in related genres and are known for their unbiased, objective, and knowledgeable reviews. All of our editors are based in the U.S. or Canada. They consistently maintain open-mindedness to today’s emergent ideas, talent, and creativity in the field of literature, media and publishing while holding to the time honored traditions readers have come to appreciate and expect.

 S. J. Stanton, Editor-in-Chief

35 years as a writer, reviewer, substantive and copy editor, proofreader, indexer, and translator (Spanish and French).  Well-practiced in using The Chicago Manual of Style. 

Writer and political analyst for the US Dept of State in Madrid and Mexico City. CSA Social Sciences databases.

Reviewer and freelance abstract/synopsis writer; six years experience.  Extensive international travel with resident sojourns.

Diane Sillan Isaacs, Creative Editor

30 years producing experience in entertainment
Film/TV/Internet Production experience with A-List talent
IP exploitation across all media
Marketing Campaigns, Social and Digital Engagement


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United States





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