press releases

Fierce Ink Press Launches New Mystery Series by BR Myers

July 21, 2015

Fierce Ink Press is pleased to announce the June 21, 2015 publication of BR Myers’ Asp of Ascension. This title marks the beginning of a new mystery series by the popular young adult author. “We’re thrilled to release Asp of Ascension,” says marketing and communications executive Sarah Sawler. “Nefertari Hughes is a great character–smart and […]

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New Brunswick Writer Talks about Growing Up Dyslexic in How I “Laerned” to Read

November 25, 2014

Short story writer Andy Flanagan wasn’t always good with words. Growing up, he could barely read, and he compensated by memorizing words and reciting assignments that were in his head, not on paper. Andy failed several grades in junior high and began seriously contemplating leaving school to go to war in Vietnam, before his school […]

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Fierce Ink Press Announces New Executives Amid Departure of Co-Founder

November 20, 2014

Fierce Ink Press Co-Op Ltd. will expand operations by adding two new partners: Allister Thompson, editorial director, and Sarah Sawler, marketing & communications executive. “It’s an exciting time at Fierce Ink Press and I’m ecstatic about adding such talent to the team,” says co-founder Kimberly Walsh, who will contribute her skills to the new role […]

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Fierce Ink Press Acquires Holmesian Young Adult Novel by Toronto Journalist Angela Misri

November 21, 2013

Fierce Ink Press will publish Jewel of the Thames, a young adult mystery novel by Angela Misri, in March of 2014. The book features casebooks by Portia Adams, a recent orphan who inherits 221 Baker Street, former property of Sherlock Holmes. Illustrator Sydney Smith (Mabel Murple, Toes in My Nose, The Dread Crew, Pit Pony) […]

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Music Played a Large Role in Author Jamie Fitzpatrick’s Youth

June 10, 2013

Author Jamie Fitzpatrick shares snippets of his youth in These Memories Can’t Wait, this month’s Fierce Short published by Fierce Ink Press. In the creative non-fiction piece, Fitzpatrick looks back on several instances throughout school and into early adulthood where his passion and love for music guided his life. “If you want to witness true […]

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Environmental Writer Chris Benjamin Writes About a Piece of His Past to Help Kids with Their Future

May 14, 2013

In the latest creative non-fiction short published by Fierce Ink Press, author Chris Benjamin revisits an experience he had overseas where poverty and cultural differences take him by surprise. Cuisvé details Benjamin’s experiences living in a country that is drastically different from his own when he heads to St. Lucia for a volunteer work exchange. […]

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Fierce Ink Press Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for Young Adult Sci-Fi Novel Membrane

April 22, 2013

Fierce Ink Press Co-op Ltd. is launching an Indiegogo campaign for its second novel, Membrane by Carol Moreira. Membrane will be published July 23, but will be available for pre-order along with limited edition items only available through the Indiegogo campaign. Membrane is the story of Tanya, a sixteen-year-old who unintentionally discovers a membrane that […]

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Author and Poet Carol Little Revisits Her Troubled Adolescence in Support of AIDS PEI

April 9, 2013

Author and poet Carol Little shares her difficult childhood and teen years in the latest Fierce Short published by Fierce Ink Press. In her creative non-fiction piece I Used to Think I’d Make a Good Boy, Little talks about the challenges of growing up in a small town when you don’t fit a particular gender […]

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Fierce Ink Press to Publish Young Adult Contemporary Novel by Debut Author Natalie Corbett Sampson

March 27, 2013

Game Plan, the debut novel by author Natalie Corbett Sampson, has been acquired by Fierce Ink Press Co-op Ltd. It will be published in January of 2014. Game Plan is the story of Katherine and pregnant teen Ella, whose lives intertwine as they make decisions that unknowingly affect one another. Told from each of their […]

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YA Author Kat Kruger Signs Publishing Deal with Cbj Verlag/Random House Germany

March 20, 2013

Debut young adult author Kat Kruger has signed a foreign translation deal with Cbj Verlag/Random House Germany for the publication of The Magdeburg Trilogy. The deal was brokered by Kelvin Kong of The Rights Factory. All three books in the series will be published as mass paperbacks in August of 2014. “I’m thrilled about the […]

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