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Platypus Police Squad Giveaway!

Tomorrow marks the debut of Platypus Police Squad: The Frog Who Croaked by Jarrett J. Krosoczka, and we’re celebrating with a Tweetstakes! One lucky winner will receive a $200 gift card to his or her local bookstore, while five runners-up will win signed copies of the book and a PPS poster. To enter the Platypus […]

Meet “The Girl From Felony Bay” Author J.E. Thompson

Welcome J.E., and congratulations on publishing your first middle grade novel! Can you share your path to publication?   J.E. Thompson: From the time I first started writing to finishing the manuscript and handing it to my daughter for her approval, it probably took me about 4 months. I tend to work pretty fast, and […]

Ghosts of the Abyss Giveaway

[Giveaway details at bottom of post.] Ten years ago this month, we released the documentary Ghosts of the Abyss, produced and directed by James Cameron. The film follows Cameron and a team of scientists as they return to the wreckage of the RMS Titanic in a pair of mini-submarines to undertake a meticulous exploration of […]

WPP Author Interview: Barry Wolverton

Barry Wolverton is the author of Neversink, published by Walden Pond Press. For a chance to win a signed copy of Neversink, see the instructions at the bottom of this post. Update, we have a winner! Tell us a little bit about the book(s) you published with Walden. Barry Wolverton: Neversink is the epic adventure […]