Educating Your Child in Los Angeles panel to feature our own Judy Rothman

Attention, Los Angeles parents! These days, your child's future is starting sooner than ever. And no matter where you are in the process, there's a ton of confusing, stressful decisions to be made. The Outstanding Mothers' Gathering, a networking…

We Have a Winner!

We're happy to announce that the winner of the Summer with Shakespeare Sweepstakes is Ann Rogers of Lake Oswego, Oregon. Although the winner was chosen at random by the software program running the contest, it couldn't have happened to a better…

Introducing: Suzanne Greenberg and her Lesson Plans for next spring

We couldn't be more excited for our upcoming publication of local author Suzanne Greenberg’s thoughtful novel Lesson Plans, slated for release in May 2014. The book departs from Greenberg’s previous books aimed at children and delves…

Strawberry Yellow featured in Top Suspense Sizzling Summer Sale

  What's on your summer reading list? If you've recently been on the hunt for a good read in the form of a thrilling mystery novel (and really, who isn't?) then you're in luck! Top Suspense, an online collective of award-winning…

Investigating the mind of a con artist with The Texas Twist author John Vorhaus

JOHN VORHAUS has combined effective character development, hilarious shenanigans, and an inventive vocabulary composed of “fabricat” words in this third installment of Radar Hoverlander novels, The Texas Twist. Vorhaus' followers may…

The Texas Twist at Vroman's Bookstore

You've heard rumbles and murmurs about a slimmery scammer named Radar Hoverlander and his band of merry misfits, and now we can make it official. xWHAT HAPPENS WHEN A CON ARTIST GETS CONNED?Join us to launch our rip-roaring summer crime caper: The…

Summer with Shakespeare Sweepstakes

To celebrate the publication of Lian Dolan's new novel, Elizabeth the First Wife, we're having a boffo sweepstakes: Summer with Shakespeare. In the book, protagonist Elizabeth Lancaster, an English professor at Pasadena City College, gets an…

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…