An Author Challenge From A Bestselling Author! Is This Right For You?

A LIFE-CHANGING CHALLENGE! Bestselling Indie author, Mike Wells, has  a challenge for authors who have completed a novel  in any genre (as long as it has a strong suspense element – romantic suspense, sci-fi suspense, espionage, international crime, mysteries/detective, etc.) The challenge is finding an author compatible with Mike’s style, …

An Exclusive Interview with Bestselling Crime Author Peter James: Who Says Crime Doesn’t Pay?

Peter James has had a most colorful life. He is a New York Times bestseller, as well as having 11 consecutive Sunday Times No 1s, and he is published in 37 languages. His DS Roy Grace crime novels have sold 18 million copies worldwide. His mother, Cornelia James, was Glovemaker …

A Short Story by Pat Tompkins: Among the Briars

Tantalizing once described how I felt about blackberries. The wild bushes, heavy with fruit, were a gift of summer. But I’ve lost my taste for them. And summer, which once spelled freedom, now just means hot months to endure. I’d been feeling grown-up because I had a new role: guardian. …

An Interview with Steena Holmes: NY Times & USA Today Bestselling Author

On our June 2018 cover, New York Times and USA Today Bestselling author, Steena Holmes. Enjoy this exclusive interview. Steena Holmes is an extremely successful author of fiction. She has had a great deal of success with focus on romance, Women’s Fiction, and now a psychological thriller. The key to …

An Interview with Miranda Oh, Romantic Comedy Author

Local Winnipeg author, Miranda Oh, exploded onto the literary scene with her debut novel Remember, No Matter What; Chin Up Tits Out in March of 2016. Critics and readers alike were fascinated with the novel which focused on the character of Hadley, a girl who thought she had it all …

Writers: Join our Facebook Group and Promote Yourself!

Writers: we are happy to promote your work. We know how tough it is to get traction, to reach an audience, to interact with readers, and more.  And so our group WELCOMES you.   Our Facebook group is attached to our Facebook page, boasting about 3K followers, our Twitter pages …

THE AUGUST 2018 ISSUE IS READY

From the publisher: This is our first SUBSCRIPTION ONLY issue (our 2nd year publishing), and I’m very happy to report that many subscriptions have been coming in for both print and digital editions. I want to thank you for appreciating the value of Books ‘N Pieces Magazine and helping me …

Should Authors, Actors, Artists etc, Keep Their Politics Out of Their Art?

Editorial: It’s a disturbing trend. Everywhere you look, actors, authors, anyone with a degree of visibility, all seem to favor pushing their political views to their audience, over the content for which the viewer came. You cannot escape it. Actors are the most vocal, however recently, browsing through some books …

Print and E-Magazine Subscriptions – Well Worth It

Books ‘N Pieces Magazine is going to switch to a SUBSCRIPTION model next week. HERE’S WHAT YOU GET! With a SUBSCRIPTION magazine we can offer: •FULL COLOR, glossy, delivered to your mailbox. •ADVERTISING FREE (except free book promotions for authors) •Your paid subscription covers our costs and allows us to …

A Short Story by Gary Hoffman: Pressure

SHORT STORY: Pressure by Gary Hoffman [appeared first in Books ‘N Pieces Magazine, July 2017 issue]   He knew hoping wasn’t going to save him, but he was doing it anyway.  He thought of the cliché ‘hoping against hope,’ but it didn’t make any more sense to him before or …