Coming Soon: The Devil’s Song

There’s a killer on the loose in Mission County, Pennsylvania . . . whose next victim might be the prosecuting attorney. We are pleased to announce that Lauren Stahl’s debut novel, The Devil’s Song, is forthcoming on January 2, 2018. Description A debut novel in Akashic’s Kaylie Jones Books imprint. Kate Magda, an up-and-coming prosecutor and the privileged […]

‘Colgate Scene’ recognized author Laurie Loewenstein as notable alumni

Colgate University recently included an excerpt from Laurie Loewenstein’s UNMENTIONABLES in the Colgate Scene, a publication which recognized alumni who have gone on to write books featuring a strong sense of place. It shared selections from several alumni books along with an author discussion of how they were inspired by real places in their lives. “To Midwesterners like myself, it is […]

Nick Mamatas

Nick Mamatas’s short story, Thy Shiny Car in the Night, from Long Island Noir, published by Akashic Books, and edited by Kaylie Jones, has been selected by The Best American Mystery Stories 2013. Kaylie Jones Books would like to congratulate Nick on this major accomplishment.

First Trailer Shoot

On set of the trailer shoot for Foamers, Kaylie Jones and her daughter look on as Rob Thomas is transformed into a monstrous foamer. Thank you to Joe Bomba for taking the photos, Tom Borthwick for bringing this all together, and Markie Dennebaum and his crew at TwentyFiveEight Studios  in Scranton, PA, who made this incredible day possible. To see more photos from the […]