Congratulations to Barbara Monier on the publication of her compelling new novel, The Rocky Orchard.
Why has Mazie returned to her old farm—her family’s summer home and a pivotal refuge throughout her life?
While there, Mazie meets and befriends an elderly woman. Mazie is adrift on a sea of memory as she gazes toward the rocky orchard above the farmhouse when movement in the far distance captures her attention. Lula emerges eerily from the morning fog, and a gentle, cautiously loving relationship between youth and old age begins.…
Congratulations to Barbara Monier and Ken Zurski for placing in the 2019 Readers’ Favorite Awards! Barbara has won a Bronze Medal in the highly competitive Fiction—Literary category. Ken gained an Honorable Mention in Non-Fiction—Adventure. Read the reviews on the Readers’ Favorite website (here and here). And pick up Pushing the River and Unremembered on Amazon or AmikaPress.com. Hooray!
Take a listen to Rick Kogan’s interview of me about my novel PUSHING THE RIVER. I joined Rick’s iconic “After Hours” radio show from the cozy warmth of my Chicago home on a frigid January night, and we covered a whole lot of ground. I’ve known Rick Kogan for more than thirty years, but […]