Our Lost Sister

Our Lost Sister

Elana Dykewomon—novelist, poet, essayist, and activist—was born in New York City on October 11, 1949. She and her family moved to Puerto Rico when she was eight. She returned to the United States to attend college, receiving a B.F.A. in creative writing from the...
Meet Our 2022 Publishing Intern

Meet Our 2022 Publishing Intern

Bywater Books and Amble Press are proud to welcome our 2022 Publishing Intern, Sarah Frechette. Sarah (she/they) is a recent graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, where she continues to work part-time, contributing to research and authoring academic...
Amble Press Awards Season 2022

Amble Press Awards Season 2022

Several Amble Press 2021 titles were recognized during the 2022 Awards Season. Foreword Reviews INDIES Awards 2021 Winners Doubting Thomas by Matthew Clark Davison (LGBTQ+) 2022 Independent Publishers (IPPY) Medals Kiss the Scars on the Back of My Neck by Joe Okonkwo...
Awards Season 2022

Awards Season 2022

Several Bywater Books 2021 titles were recognized during the 2022 Awards Season. Foreword Reviews INDIES Awards 2021 Winners Seawolf by Anna Burke (Science Fiction) 2022 Independent Publishers (IPPY) Medals Night Tide by Anna Burke (Silver Medal, Romance) The Tender...
Our Lost Brother

Our Lost Brother

We at Bywater Books and Amble Press are deeply saddened to share the passing of author, journalist, mentor, and friend Richard Lipez, who wrote under the nom de plume of Richard Stevenson. He lived fiercely and authentically and touched thousands with his novels and...