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News & Events

Interview with Joan Schweighardt

Find out more about Joan Schweighardt’s Rivers trilogy through her interview at New Books in Historical Fiction, a podcast channel on the New Books Network. And click on her cover for this book or at the link to Before We Died for short descriptions and excerpts from the books (including audio excerpts).

Song of the Shaman

The second of C. P. Lesley’s Songs of Steppe & Forest is now available in print and e-book. Follow Grusha onto the steppe and into other worlds in this "vividly told tale full of magic and mysticism." Click on the cover for more information. And check out this interview with C. P. Lesley on Occhi Magazine to learn more about her and her novels, including this one.

Song of the Shaman cover
Girl of Fire book teaser
Book Teasers Are Back

With four new novels to feature, we’re posting images and snippets regularly on social media (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram). Check in on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays for new glimpses at our newest novels. And don’t forget to check out the individual book pages, where you can read and hear excerpts as well as see what a few other readers liked best.

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.

Girl of Fire cover

The three founders of Five Directions Press,

at work with our usual seriousness.