STICKS & BONES to Debut at Chicon 7

Wolfsword Press is going to Chicon7! We will have a table in the Dealers Room of Chicon 7 in Chicago, August 30-September 3, 2012!

It’s also the place we are debuting the first chapter of our graphic novel,
STICKS & BONES: Home Is Where the Hearth is, written by Valya Dudycz Lupescu, art by Madeline Carol Matz, design by Aaron B. Miller!

Stop by and meet Valya and Madeline, pick up your copy of one of our books, buy a tshirt and other merchandise!

Hope to see you there!

May Day Promotion! The Silence of Trees is Free for Kindle!

As a special 2012 May Day promotion, Valya Dudycz Lupescu’s novel The Silence of Trees is available for FREE on Kindle Monday,April 30 until May 3, 2012.
The Silence of Trees is a historical novel of magic realism set in Eastern Europe during WWII and modern-day Chicago. Read reviews here or go to Amazon, where there are more than 100 customer reviews .
In 2011, 
The Silence of Trees reached the Top 100 for Paid Kindle books. Thank you to everyone for spreading the word! Let's see if we can do it again in 2012!

The Silence of Trees Listen-A-Long

Participate in a listen-a-long for the audiobook of The Silence of Trees!

(Get a 20% discount, follow the link.)

The Silence of Trees is Available as an Audiobook!

THE SILENCE OF TREES has finally been released on audiobook by Iambik Audio, narrated by Xe Sands!
You can
purchase it on the Iambik website, and it will be on Audible in a few weeks' time. (I'll post when it's up!)
In the meantime, we are getting ready to offer a unique promotion for the kick off of the audiobook. Details soon!
Spread the word, and we hope that you enjoy it! 

Winner Announced for Wolf Flash Fiction Contest!

We received nearly 75 entries from the United States and Canada for our 2012 Wolf Flash Fiction Contest and narrowed it down to four finalists from which Gene Wolfe selected a winner.

The winner will have his story published in the commemorative program, and all four stories will be posted online on this and the Wolfsword Press websites after the March 17th event.

Without further ado, congratulations to Jake Bourbon for winning the 2012 Wolfe Flash Fiction Contest for his story, "Unraveling"! Jake wins two dinner tickets to An Evening to Honor Gene Wolfe!


"Unraveling," Jake Bourbon (Fair Oaks Ranch, TX)


"Lupina Revenant" by  Paulette Livers (Chicago, IL)
"The Hunt" by Justin Shelton (Bowling Green, OH)
"Little Red Riding Hood" by Jackie Reuter (Freemont, IL)

Thank you to everyone who submitted an entry,
and we hope to see many of you at the Sanfilippo Estate on March 17th!

6 more days to purchase dinner tickets!
They are only on sale until March 5th!

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