Marichel Roca receives a traditional offer!

Marichel Roca receives a traditional offer!

Marichel Roca self-published her book through Inkwater Press in January 2012, and earlier this week Roca was offered a traditional deal with the well-known Mexican publisher Trillas.  Roca’s book Lula y Su Amiga Tilica was the first children’s book Inkwater Press has published entirely in Spanish.  The book was written and illustrated by Marichel Roca and…

Author Brian Anderson is interviewed on Staten Island Literature

Author Brian Anderson is interviewed on Staten Island Literature

Brian Anderson, the author of Book One of The Godling Chronicles: The Sword of Truth, was interviewed along with his son Jonathan on the Staten Island Literature TV program.  Jonathan came up with the original concept for the book, and the father and son team are working on subsequent books in the The Godling Chronicles series. …

Inkwater Press Publishes Children's Book in Spanish

Inkwater Press Publishes Children's Book in Spanish

We are proud to announce the publication of Lula y Su Amiga Tilica written and illustrated by Marichel Roca.  Roca’s illustrations are brilliantly unique, and the Spanish narrative brings the characters to life.  The focus of the book is to teach children about the nature of death and its importance in the cycle of life.  The story is told…

Eddie and Bingo: A Friendship Tale, Nominated for National Award

The Military Writers Society of America (MWSA) announced the finalists for its 2011 Book Awards. Inkwater authors Katherine and Kathleen Taylor had their book, Eddie and Bingo: A Friendship Tale, nominated in the Children 12 & Below category. The book tells the story of Kathleen’s father, Eddie McDonald, a Navy photographer who found a puppy…

Kathleen and Katherine Taylor get a Charming Review for Their Children's Book, Eddie and Bingo: A Friendship Tale

Kathleen and Katherine Taylor get a Charming Review for Their Children's Book, Eddie and Bingo: A Friendship Tale

Brighton Living interviewed Kathleen (illustrator) and Katherine (co-author) for their heartwarming children’s book, Eddie and Bingo: A Friendship Tale. The review includes a nice graphic of the book’s cover art and a picture of the authors. The book tells the story of Kathleen’s father, Eddie McDonald, a Navy photographer who found a puppy aboard his…

Brooklyn Public Library Features City of Hamburgers Puppet Play Based on the Book by Mike Reiss

Brooklyn Public Library Features City of Hamburgers Puppet Play Based on the Book by Mike Reiss

To celebrate the end of Brooklyn Public Library’s 2011 Summer Reading program, Alphabet Arts will present a puppet play based upon Inkwater Press author Mike Reiss’ popular childrens book City of Hamburgers. The 20-minute play will be followed by a sing-and-dance-along, a “meet the puppets” Q&A session, as well as other interactive fun and surprises.…