Emerging Author Interview & Excerpt: Stephen Michell

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Welcome to the site, Stephen Michell who’s new novel, Only the Devil is Here released in December. We had an opportunity to sit down and chat with the Toronto native about his writing, his influences and struggling with rejection. Be sure to check out the excerpt of Only the Devil is Here below.   LS: [….]

Emerging Author Interview: A. J. Larrieu

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Welcome, A.J. Larrieu, to LitStack. Today we’re thrilled to feature this dynamic author in our Emerging Author series. A.J. Larrieu grew up in small-town Louisiana, where she spent her summers working in her family’s bakery, exploring the swamps around her home and reading science fiction and fantasy novels under the covers. She attended Louisiana State University, [….]

Definitely Not a Dilettante: Meet Michael Hingston

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The Dilettantes, by Michael Hingston 288pages Freehand Books ISBN: 9781554811823 / 1554811821 Michael Hingston is not your typical debut novelist. His first book, The Dilettantes, was just released in Canada last month but Hingston’s name as a freelance writer, book reviewer, and columnist has been known across the country for years now. A voracious reader [….]

Emerging Author Interview: Anthony Huso

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Knowing that a B.A. in English wasn’t likely to land him a good-paying job, Anthony Huso did the only thing he could think of: he got the degree as quickly and cheaply as he could. Having dreamt of being an author since age eight, he reveled in his classes until June of 1996 when, after [….]

Emerging Author Interview: Benjamin Wood

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In this Emerging Author segment, we’re happy to bring you a conversation with debut novelist of The Bellwether Revivals, Benjamin Wood. Born in 1981, Wood grew up in north-west England. In 2004, he was awarded a Commonwealth Scholarship to attend the MFA Creative Writing Programme at the University of British Columbia, Canada, where he was also [….]

Emerging Author Review: Wide Open by Deborah Coates

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  Wide Open Deborah Coates Tor ISBN-10: 0765328984 — ♦ —   When Sergeant Hallie Michaels comes back to South Dakota from Afghanistan on ten days’ compassionate leave, her sister Dell’s ghost is waiting at the airport to greet her. The sheriff says that Dell’s death was suicide, but Hallie doesn’t believe it. Something happened [….]