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River Aria Available

Five Directions Press announces the publication of the third and last book in Joan Schweighardt’s Rivers Trilogy. Click on the cover picture to learn more.

The earlier books in the trilogy are Before We Died and Gifts for the Dead. You can also read Joan Schweighardt's interview at Occhi Magazine for more information about the series and why she wrote it.

Next Songs of Steppe & Forest Novel Released

Five Directions Press published C. P. Lesley’s Song of the Sisters (Songs of Steppe & Forest 3) on January 12, 2021. Save one of those holiday gift cards so you’ll be ready (and find out more by clicking on the cover picture or from Lesley’s interview with G.P. Gottlieb on New Books in Literature).

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Interview with Claudia H. Long

Claudia H. Long is a prolific and able novelist who always has an interesting take on the topics she features. Her latest novel, Nine Tenths of the Law, just came out with Kasva Press. You can learn more about it—and about the historical novels published by Five Directions Press, in this interview for Occhi Magazine.

Interviews with Gabrielle Mathieu

Find out more about Gabrielle Mathieu’s new YA historical fantasy series Berona’s Quest at the New Books Network and Occhi Magazine. Book 1, Girl of Fire, came out in November 2019.

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The three founders of Five Directions Press,

at work with our usual seriousness.