BOOKSELLER CONFIDENTIAL — What Are Booksellers Seeking to Buy to Stock Their Shelves?

Read the TOP TEN TAKEAWAYS about the Independent Book Seller Trade Shows from Kiffer Brown.

September Spotlight: Fall leaves shed to make way for new beginnings, and a new contest from Chanticleer!

Your book could earn a place in Chanticleer Reviews Hall of Fame for 2016 Best Books. All you have to do is to enter your manuscript or published novel in these terrific contests!

New Issue of Chanticleer Reviews Magazine — FALL 2016

An in-depth interview with the Queen of the Pulpwood Queens Book Club, Writer Horoscopes and more are featured in the Fall issue of Chanticleer Reviews e-zine. Read on to find out how to access your free copy!

WRITING as an OLYMPIC SPORT by Sharon E. Anderson– award-winning author

We authors work hard at our craft and sometimes it feels as if we have fallen. The important thing is to get up and continue learning, producing, developing our craft--making it look effortless is the really hard part.

NAZI WEREWOOFS by Karl Larew — a zany and fun vampire spoof for adults

How can a retired college history professor write these amusingly unconventional vampire spoofs? Enjoy with your favorite cocktail.

The M&Ms, Chanticleer’s Mystery & Mayhem Novel Contest Official Finalist List for 2016

Chanticleer Book Reviews is looking for the best books featuring "mystery and mayhem", amateur sleuthing, light suspense, travel mystery, classic mystery, British cozy, hobby sleuths, senior sleuths, or historical mystery, perhaps with a touch of romance or humor. We have put the entries to the test and these are the titles that have made the first cut to the SHORT LIST.

Using Public Relations to Get Your Book Extra Recognition by Sara Dahmen, award winning author

PR is more than marketing – it’s bigger, broader and has very few parameters. Entrepreneur, artisan, award-winning author Sara Dahmen shares her p/r secrets.

MADAME PRESIDENTESS by Nicole Evelina – an amazing story about a leader of the Women’s Suffrage movement

A fascinating story of meteoric rise from rags to riches, from subservience to achievement - based on a true story.

It’s SHOWTIME – Deadline for Trade Show Representation Fast Approaching

Booksellers, librarians, book distributors, Indie and small presses, along with the big-five publishers participate in regional book trade shows to make their book purchasing and business decisions. These tradeshows are amazing opportunities for books to vastly increase distribution and to gain visibility and book buzz.

The JOURNEY AWARDS for Narrative Non-fiction 2016 Official Finalist List

We are pleased to announce the JOURNEY Awards Official Finalists List for 2016, otherwise known as the "Short List" from all the 2016 entries received.