January 2021 Newsletter

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January 2021 Happy Hour

Each month, some of the authors, staff, and fans of Blydyn Square Books get together on Zoom to chat—about books, submissions, the publishing process, what it’s like to work with a small press, or whatever comes to mind. Feel free to join us! Details are available on our Events page. Hope to see you soon!…

Video from Our January 2021 Book Club Meeting

In case you missed it, here’s the video from last night’s Blydyn Square Book Club meeting. We discussed Stephen King’s 11/22/63, and the consensus seemed to be that it’s brilliant in audiobook format but makes a terrible novel for reading. What do you think?   Join us next month on February 11 to discuss Elizabeth Strout’s Olive Kitteridge. See…

December 2020 Newsletter

The Latest News from Blydyn Square Books It’s December and the holidays are here, and with them, the crazy “busyness” that tends to take over all our lives at this time of year. This month, I wanted to turn things over to one of our Blydyn Square authors, Coralee Boileau, who knows a few things…

December Happy Hour Video

Our monthly happy hour, always open to the public, had plenty of great talk about books, writing, and publishing. We chatted about some of our favorite reads and discussed the age-old question: Are male literary agents always jerks? Join us next time to take part in the conversation. See the Events page for details. In…

November 2020 Newsletter

The Latest News from Blydyn Square Books Right now, we’re counting down the days until Thanksgiving (if you’re actually doing anything this year, thanks to our friend COVID!). If you’re anything like me (read: neurotic), you’re probably getting a little frantic, running around planning menus, getting the silver polished (okay, I have stainless steel, but…

September 2020 Newsletter

The Latest News from Blydyn Square Books It’s September, and the smell of autumn is in the air. If I’m being honest, that crisp fall smell—cool air, pine, and maybe a hint of smoke from somebody (illegally) burning leaves in a barrel somewhere nearby—is one of my favorite aromas. But there is one that may…

Announcing Our New Webinar!

  Blydyn Square Books is excited to announce our brand-new writing webinar, Secrets Most Writers and Publishers Don’t Want You to Know. Starting in January 2021, this 10-week class (held on Zoom) will give aspiring (and seasoned) writers some of the inside tips you need to take your writing to the next level. The first…

August 2020 Newsletter

Don’t forget to answer the trivia question below for your chance to win an Amazon gift card courtesy of Blydyn Square Books!   The Latest News from Blydyn Square Books If you’re not already a subscriber, sign up here to keep up with the latest happenings at Blydyn Square Books and in the publishing industry—and…