Bywater/Ylva Blog Hop: Fay Jacobs

Bywater/Ylva Blog Hop: Fay Jacobs

Hi, this is Bywater Books author Fay Jacobs here to continue the Bywater Books / Ylva blog tour. Frankly, it’s my first online tour and I’m having fun reading the musings of all my wonderful colleagues If you don’t know me, I’m a native New Yorker, now living in...
Boughs Of Folly – A Bywater Author Adventure Story

Boughs Of Folly – A Bywater Author Adventure Story

Happy Holidays from Bywater Books! We have had a fun and exciting 2015 filled with big changes, wonderful authors, and great books.  We’ve added some new names to our line up and continued to publish the writers you know any love.  To celebrate we encouraged our...
The Fire Pit Incident

The Fire Pit Incident

Stunned. Hurt. Then angry. That was the immediate trajectory of my feelings following an incident where a neighbor called me the N word. Anger later turned into resolve to press my stake deeper in the ground of a gentrifying neighborhood and to shine a light on the...
Author Spotlight: Carol Rosenfeld

Author Spotlight: Carol Rosenfeld

CAROL ROSENFELD is an accomplished short-fiction writer and poet—though it’s been a while since she participated in a poetry slam. In June 2015, Bywater Books published The One That Got Away, the first novel by this writer described as “a fruit cup in the whole-grain...

Author Spotlight: Baxter Clare Trautman

Baxter Clare Trautman earned a master’s degree in biology at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and promptly turned her hand to writing. Her thesis, Spirit of the Valley, published by Sierra Club in 2000, was followed by Bleeding Out, the first in the L.A. Franco mystery...