Indie Groundbreaking Bookseller

Giving Back to the Community

by Olivia Schmitz - October 2018

"In her five years working at Old Firehouse, event coordinator Renee Becher has spoken with folks from places as far away as Ireland, Austria, and New Zealand, to name a few. She enjoys seeing how a love of literature can bring people from far off places together"

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Seven Things Editors Wish Writers Knew

by Jillian Manning / November 2018

"Think of your editor as you would any other professional, like an accountant giving you tax advice or a contractor letting you know where you could use some home improvements."

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10 Reasons Why You Should Write Your Memoir Now

by Elizabeth Ann Atkins / November 2018

"Even if you never plan to publish it, the official record of your life story will preserve your legacy for your children, grandchildren, and future generations to know and love you."

Indie Groundbreaking Book: A Surgeon's Odyssey

by Craig Manning / November 2018

"The journey becomes an extremely eye-opening one for readers, because it forces us to reckon with the tragedy and danger that comes with living in a part of the world that lacks the means we have in the United States."

Tech Desk

From the Tech Desk

by Craig Manning / November 2018

"The company designed a brand-new photo technology to apply filters to each photo so that they mirror the illustration style of the story at hand."

Book Review

Fresh News Straight from Heaven

by Gregg Sapp

"Fog Mother raged with wild laughter as the blaze engulfed her, even louder as her skin began to sizzle, and continued until long after she should have been dead. The smoke of her burning flesh smelt sweet, like wood from a sassafras tree, but as people breathed it in, they were sickened."

Features

What Holds You Back from Writing?
What Holds You Back from Writing?

By Jillian Manning / September 2018

How to Break Free

Be Careful or You'll End Up in My Novel... Again
Be Careful or You'll End Up in My Novel... Again

by Nina L. Diamond / August 2018

A Conversation with Lisa Gitlin, the Author Who Made IPPY Awards History

2018 Moonbeam Children's Book Award Results
2018 Moonbeam Children's Book Award Results

Celebrating Youthful Curiosity, Discovery and Learning through Books and Reading.

Prepping for NaNoWriMo
Prepping for NaNoWriMo

by Jillian Manning / October 2018

How to Get the Most from National Novel Writing Month

Seven Things Editors Wish Writers Knew
Seven Things Editors Wish Writers Knew

by Jillian Manning / November 2018

10 Reasons Why You Should Write Your Memoir Now
10 Reasons Why You Should Write Your Memoir Now

by Elizabeth Ann Atkins / November 2018