Patricia Smith TV interview

We’re gearing up for the New York launch of Patricia A. Smith’s debut novel, THE YEAR OF NEEDY GIRLS, which is this Friday, March 3, at Bluestockings Books, Café and Activist Center, 172 Allen St., Brooklyn. Take a look at this interview on “Virginia Today,” the morning program at WTVR-TV, the CBS affiliate in Richmond, […]

Join us in D.C. for #AWP17

For the first time, our imprint will present at the Association of Writers and Writing Programs’ annual conference, held this year from Feb. 8 to Feb. 11 at the Washington, D.C., Convention Center. The Kaylie Jones Books panel takes place Thursday, Feb. 9, from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. in Room 207A of the Convention Center. […]

A full day of learning about writing Dec. 10 in Petersburg, Va.

Our winter tour continues Dec. 10 at the Appomattox Regional Governor’s School’s annual Writers Fest in Petersburg, Va. Patricia Smith, author of the forthcoming Kaylie Jones Books title The Year of Needy Girls, teaches literature and creative writing at ARGS, a magnet school of the arts and technology. We are delighted to meet writers of […]

Back home in Indiana …

Kaylie will join J. Patrick Redmond, author of Some Go Hungry, at Village Lights Bookstore in Madison, Indiana, this Thursday, Dec. 8 from 6 to 8 p.m. The bookstore can be found at 110 E. Main St. in Madison. Kaylie and Patrick will be speaking about Kaylie Jones Books (an imprint of Akashic Books), writing, […]