Monday, November 25, 2013

GHOST SONGS BY ANDREW DEMCAK COMING IN 2014 FROM HARMONY INK PRESS


I'm so excited!  My YA novel GHOST SONGS is going to be published by Harmony Ink Press in 2014.  I can't wait to get started on the editing!


Just tweeted:
"Ok - Just signed the contract - My YA novel, GHOST SONGS, will be published in 2014 by Harmony Ink Press in Print, eBook, & Audiobook. Yay! 
http://harmonyinkpress.com/

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

IF THERE'S A HEAVEN ABOVE BY ANDREW DEMCAK NOMINATED FOR THE 2014 AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION RAINBOW LIST

Hi All,

Just wanted to let you all know that my debut novel, If There's a Heaven Above, was nominated by the American Library Association (ALA) as an outstanding book for older teens (10th grade +).  Here are the nominations:

ALA 2014 RAINBOW LIST

With warm regards,

-Andrew

Friday, November 08, 2013

NIGHT CHANT BY ANDREW DEMCAK ROARS UP TO #8 ON AMAZON'S BESTSELLER LIST FOR GAY POETRY

My poetry collection Night Chant (Lethe Press, 2011) has just broken into Amazon's Bestseller's List for Gay Poetry.  Yay!  Click snake skin to see listing:

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

*IF THERE'S A HEAVEN ABOVE* NOMINATED FOR ALA'S 2014 RAINBOW BOOKS LIST


I was thrilled to discover my debut novel If There's a Heaven Above has been nominated for The American Library Association's 2014 Rainbow Books list for GLBTQ children and teens.  Yay!

Thursday, February 28, 2013

COME SEE ME READ FROM MY NOVEL AT THE GLBT MUSEUM SF Wednesday Mar 13, 2013 7:00PM-9:00PM in San Francisco



Come see me read from my debut novel, If There's a Heaven Above!
Wednesday Mar 13, 2013 7:00PM-9:00PM @ the GLBT History Museum in San Francisco
GuyWriters will welcome local gay novelists Rob Rosen (Queerwolf, Southern Fried), Andrew Demcak (If There is a Heaven Above) and Vincent Meis (Tio Jorge, Eddie’s Desert Rose). The authors will not only read from their latest books, but take part in a Q&A with attendees. They will discuss their writing process, the ideas behind their recent books, and how their novels went from inspiration to words on the page. The guys will also answer questions about publishing and the best strategies for getting your work out to the public. Questions will be taken from the audience.

Whether you are an up-and-coming author or just a fan of these novelists, join GuyWriters for a night of great prose and great novel discussions.

Admission: $5. No one turned away for lack of funds.

For more information, visit www.glbthistory.org or www.guywritersonline.org.

Andrew Demcak published his first novel, If There is a Heaven Above, January 31, 2013. Previously, Andrew published several poetry collections, including Catching Tigers in Red Weather, A Single Hurt Color, Zero Summer and Night Chant. His work has been published in anthologies, both online and in print. He lives in Oakland and works for the Oakland Public Library. For more information on Andrew, visit his page at www.andrewdemcak.com.

Saturday, January 05, 2013