Every week, we celebrate noteworthy achievements and upcoming events happening within the She Writes Press community in our “Friday High Fives!”
From author interviews to launch parties, we are shining a light on a few of the fantastic things happening in our world.
If you have coverage you’d like to share (that hasn’t already been sent or shared), a new award to your name or an event planned, please let Leila know at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll get you included in an upcoming Friday High Fives!
Danielle Wong, author of , was featured in Swearing Off Stars where she shared her deeply personal story of growing up in a biracial family. Danielle was also spotlighted in the Harper’s Bazaar East Bay Times.
LeeAndra Chergey‘s book was named a finalist in Parenting as a Book of the Year by the Make A Wish For Me Independent Authors Network. Congratulations!
Booklist gave a great review of
by Venetian Blood Christine Evelyn Volker: “…descriptions of Venice are lush, the city map appreciated, and the characters memorable in this debut mystery, which will appeal to both mystery fans and armchair travelers.”
Linda Dahl, author of , was featured on The Bad Dream Notebook Brit+Co‘s list of best books to pair with your favorite fall beverages.
Jennifer Richardson, author of , shared what it was like to trek along a 102 mile path in England with Americashire Panorama Journal.
Heather Cumiskey, author of , was featured on I Like You Like This Hypable and did a rapid-fire Q&A.
by Breaking Sad Shelly Fisher and Jennifer Jones received a great : “A how-to-talk-to-the-bereaved compendium that delivers some familiar advice.” Kirkus Review
Ellen Bravo‘s letter to the editor about the Harvey Weinstein story was featured in opinion section. Ellen is the author of The New York Times . Again and Again
by Among the Survivors Ann Leventhal was spotlighted as a new release in the September issue of San Diego Jewish Journal.
Carol Anderson, author of was featured on You Can’t Buy Love Like That Ms. Career Girl‘s list of top reads for feminists. Carol was also featured in the (pictured below). Detroit Free Press
Antoinette T. Martin, author of , was interviewed by Hug Everyone You Know Lisa Haselton.
by While They’re Still Here Patricia Williams received a rave : “Both crushing and uplifting; an account nearly as emotional as the caregiver’s trials it vividly outlines.” Kirkus Review
AARP featured by It Never Ends Sandra Butler and Nan Fink Gefen.
Sarah Kowalski, author of , shared a personal piece with Motherhood Reimagined First For Women on her journey to motherhood.
by A Work of Art Micayla Lally for winning an honorable mention in the 2017 Midnight Sun Cover Contest.
Tonight, October 20 at 6:30 p.m. She Writes Press authors
Linda Atwell ( ) and Loving Lindsey Laurie Buchanan ( ) will discuss their books at Note to Self Roundabout Books in Bend, Oregon.
Diane Pomerantz ( ) has 2 upcoming events this weekend, one in Chappaqua, NY and one in New York City. More details below… Lost in the Reflecting Pool
Lynn Dow, author of , has an upcoming event at Book Passage in San Francisco on October 21 at 4 p.m. Nightingale Tales
Nancy R. Hinchliff, author of , has an upcoming book signing at Barnes and Noble in South Burlington, VT on October 28, between 2-4 pm. Operatic Divas and Naked Irishman
Laurie Kahn, author of , has an upcoming event on October 28 from 4 pm – 7 pm at the Laurel Bookstore in Oakland, California. RSVP Baffled by Love here.
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