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Clash of the Couples
by Crystal Ponti

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Blue Lobster Book Co. Announces Six Pushcart Prize Nominees

Blue Lobster Book Co. is proud to announce its nominees for the upcoming Pushcart Prize. The Pushcart Prize is one of the most coveted honors in literary publishing, and it all starts with a piece of short writing submitted to a magazine, website, or book, like one of ours. […]

By |October 18th, 2015|Announcements|0 Comments|

Independent Titles Score Top Honors in the 2nd Annual IPNE Book Awards

Independent Publishers of New England Announces Winners and Finalists of the 2015 IPNE Book Awards 
Independent Titles Score Top Honors in the 2nd Annual IPNE Book Awards
Independent Publishers of New England (IPNE) announced the winners and finalists of the 2015 IPNE Book Awards at their annual conference on September 25, 2015. Thirty winners and finalists were announced in ten categories. Awards were presented for titles published in 2013, 2014, and 2015 with one category open to perennial sellers. […]

Introducing Only Trollops Shave Above the Knee

Blue Lobster is proud to present its newest original publication Only Trollops Shave Above the Knee: The Crazy, Brilliant, and Unforgettable Lessons We’ve Learned from Our Mothers; a compilation of “momisms and other things our mothers taught us throughout the years.” The collection was released April 30 in both print and eBook format on Amazon and other popular retailers. […]

The Power of Blurb: An Integrated Self-Publishing Platform

Indie authors can choose from a number of self-publishing platforms. Some are extremely well-known, while others are just emerging as contenders. One platform worth taking note of is Blurb. Launched in 2005, millions of books have been created using Blurb’s suite of book development and marketing tools. With Blurb, everything is integrated to make the process of self-publishing more streamlined—from formatting to distribution. […]

Navigating Self-Publishing with BookLife: Insight from Editor Adam Boretz

When navigating self-publishing, indie authors are faced with countless choices. Decisions must be made on how and where to publish a book, what marketing strategies will be used, and whether or not self-publishing is a stepping stone to finding an agent or traditional publisher. As the owner of a self-publishing boutique, I field a lot of these questions for authors. One of the resources that I frequently use is BookLife from Publishers Weekly. […]