Heath Shindig to Celebrate Little Flower

One of LA's most beautiful stores, Heath Ceramics on Beverly (by way of Marin County), is throwing a party to celebrate Little Flower: Recipes from the Cafe, and you're invited. As a retailer of her caramels and marshmallows, Heath has long…

PPB at the Festival of Books

Headed to the LA Times Festival of Books this weekend? Prospect Park Books will be holding down the fort at booth 63 with our good friends from Harvard Common Press this Saturday and Sunday April 20-21. We are so excited to take part in…

Kicking Off Literary Pasadena

Last night (April 11th), we launched our new short-fiction anthology, Literary Pasadena, with a party at publisher Colleen Bates's house in the Prospect Park neighborhood of Pasadena (yes, that's where our name comes from). We had a gorgeous…

138,101 Stories

I'm proud to be a contributor to Literary Pasadena: The Fiction Edition, a variety of stories seemingly from one place. But Pasadena is many places. One reason I read is to expand my view. This is also one reason I take photographs, and…

Literary Pasadena: Exquisite Corpse Edition

Our new anthology, Literary Pasadena: The Fiction Edition is just hitting the shelves at Vroman's and is available for pre-order. It's impossible to express how completely delighted I am about the book: it’s the culmination of a lot of hard…