The Quarterfinals Are Here

Pyro made the quarterfinals in the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Contest. I’m cautiously excited. I’ll get a Publisher’s Weekly review, which, hopefully, might help me sell it. Last year Snake Talker got a great review from PW, and that got me to the semifinals. Maybe this year I can make it to the finals. You never know. It’s all subjective. It’s like a painting. Some people will like it, some won’t. It doesn’t mean it’s a bad painting. And it doesn’t mean it’s a good painting. You just have to hope that the people who like it are the ones in...

The Quarterfinals Are Here

Pyro made the quarterfinals in the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Contest. I’m cautiously excited. I’ll get a Publisher’s Weekly review, which, hopefully, might help me sell it. Last year Snake Talker got a great review from PW, and that got me to the semifinals. Maybe this year I can make it to the finals. You never know. It’s all subjective. It’s like a painting. Some people will like it, some won’t. It doesn’t mean it’s a bad painting. And it doesn’t mean it’s a good painting. You just have to hope that the people who like it are the ones in...