Congrats to all of our She Writes Press authors who were named winners and finalists in the 2017 Best Book Awards!

Sarah Kowalski shared her life as a single mom with Raise A Mother and discussed her book Motherhood Reimagined.

PopCrush named I Like You Like This by Heather Cumiskey as an honorable mention in their picks for most anticipated November YA reads. Heather was also featured in Barnes & Noble‘s YA open mic. Heather also contributed a piece to Kid’s Book Buzz on how to beat writer’s block and I Like You Like This was featured in Buzzfeed and Culturalist.

Laraine Denny Burrell, author of Our Grand Finale, shared her amazing life story with The Good Life.

Andrea Jarrell recently attended an event at Bards Alley in Vienna, Virginia with fellow authors Melissa Scholes Young and Caron Martinez to discuss her memoir I’m The One Who Got Away.

Barbara Ridley, author of When It’s Over, contributed a piece titled “Flying History” to The Write Place at the Write Time.

Patricia Williams, author of While They’re Still Here, was a featured guest on’s podcast and While They’re Still Here  is this month’s book club pick for Today’s Caregiver!

Meg McGuire, author of Blinded by Hope, was featured on NAMI where she shared the story of her son’s diagnosis.

I Like You Like This by Heather Cumiskey did a Q&A with YA Books Central. Check out their chat to enter an exclusive giveaway!

Audiobook versions of How To Grow An Addict by J.A. Wright will be available December 19 on Tantor Media.

Rebecca Faye Smith Galli (Rethinking Possible) was interviewed on the Never Give Up Hope podcast.

It Never Ends by Nan Fink Gefen and Sandra Butler was featured in J. The Jewish News of Northern California.

Jeanne Blasberg‘s (Eden) home was featured by SO Rhode Island Magazine in their November Issue and online! Pictured below.


Upcoming Events:

Heather Cumiskey (I Like You Like This) has an upcoming event tonight at 7 p.m. at Turn of the Corkscrew Books and Wine in Rockville Centre, New York. More details here.

This week, Loraine Van Tuyl has an upcoming book talk and a radio show apperance coming up for her book Amazon Wisdom Keeper. More details below:

Nov. 11, 17, 6:30 – 7:30 pm, GALLERY BOOKSHOP, 319 Kasten St, Mendocino, CA

Nov. 16, 17, 1:00 – 1:50 pm, ALL THINGS THERAPY RADIO SHOW with Lisa Tahir

On Nov. 11, Diane Pomerantz (Lost in the Reflecting Pool) will be at The Bookstore in the Grove to celebrate her new book! Diane will also be in Seattle on Nov. 27 at University Bookstore and in San Francisco on Nov. 28 at Book Passage.







































Join Andrea Jarrell (I’m The One Who Got Away) and Gayle Brandeis for a book signing and discussion on Nov. 15 in Oakland, CA! Then on Nov. 19, Andrea and Gayle will be at Powell’s City of Books in Portland!


Every week, we celebrate noteworthy achievements and upcoming events happening within the She Writes Press community in our “Friday High Fives!” If you have coverage you’d like to share, a new award to your name or an event planned, please email and we’ll get you included in an upcoming Friday High Fives!

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