ALONG the WAY HOME by Christi Corbett — a harrowing cross-country journey in 1843

Adventure, heartwarming romance, daring deeds, and a vividly portrayed landscape within this stirring debut Western series.

WOLF EYE’S SILENCE – Book 1 by Elisabeth Ward – an enlightening and satisfying tale of the Old West

An engrossing tale of the inevitable collision of cultures in the 1860s Old West.

ENVOY of JERUSALEM by Helena P. Schrader, Ph.D. — Dramatic & Inspiring

History truly comes alive in this Crusades series-Masterful writing takes the human factor to the forefront while action abounds.

A TOWN BEWITCHED by Suzanne de Montigny — Middle Grade Urban Mystery

A magical formula for the young adult audience: a high school full of competing cliques; a beautiful, mysterious stranger; a dark, malevolent presence; and a bold young woman to sets things right.

LEGACY by Jesikah Sundin, Book One of the Biodome Chronicles

A captivating YA hybrid of sci-fi and medieval fantasy, mystery, and romance, "Legacy" will entice readers into its unfolding storyworld.

ICE MASSACRE: Mermaids of Eriana Kwai Book 1 by Tiana Warner – a killer twist on mermaid lore

Make no mistake this is not a children's tale, but a gritty and riveting story of strong female warriors who are fighting for survival of their people.

AN OUTCAST STATE by Scott D. Smith, a YA dystopian novel

Filled with twists and turns that grab readers and hold them, this is a riveting take on the zombie apocalypse genre. An engaging and action-packed novel told in the first person with complex characters who are determined to survive in a dystopian world.

Top Ten Takeaways from Book Expo of America 2016 by Kiffer Brown

Here are the Top Ten Takeaways that Kiffer Brown gathered from overhearing buzz, listening to experts sharing the latest information, and seeing the latest trends in publishing at BEA 2016.

The Official List of the Chanticleer 2015 Grand Prize Winners of the Blue Ribbon Writing Competitions

The Grand Prize Genre Winners of the 2015 Chanticleer International Writing Competitions were announced at the annual 2016 awards ceremony that was held on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at the Hotel Bellwether in Bellingham, Wash. Congratulations!

DREAM of a VAST BLUE CAVERN by Selah J Tay-Song – Book 1 of a new epic fantasy series

A stirring saga featuring an ice princess with a warm heart, at war with a cold, heartless flame king in a shimmering world of crystal frost and blazing lakes.