Pride and Prejudice Illustrated by Janet Lee - Launching March 31
So begins Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, one of the great romances of all time. Silence in the Library Publishing is asking you to join us on March 31... Read more
Our Current Project: Only 15 Hours Left!
If you haven't had a chance yet to check out our current Kickstarter, with about 15 hours left, now's the time to get out there and do it! We're excited... Read more
Apollo's Daughters Print Books
We just heard from our printer that the Apollo's Daughters print books, both hardcover and trade paperback, have shipped! They should arrive to us from the printer next... Read more
Our YA Fiction Kickstarter + Another Cool Project
1. YA Fiction from Silence in the Library Kickstarter Project
Silence in the Library Publishing is excited to announce our latest Kickstarter project: the release of our Young Adult (YA)... Read more
Apollo's Daughters + Another Cool Project + Our Next Project
1. Apollo's Daughters News
Hey, guys, we have some great news on the Apollo's Daughters front!
We just received the print proof for the book, and it looks AMAZING.... Read more
Athena's Daughters, Volume 2 Kickstarter Ending in Less Than 40 HOURS!
Hey, guys, just a friendly reminder that our Kickstarter project for the Athena's Daughters, Volume 2 anthology is drawing to a close.
With less than 40 hours leftin the... Read more
All of us here at Silence in the Library would like to wish all of you a Happy Holidays!
This has been an amazing year for us, and it's all... Read more
Athena's Daughters 2 is Live!
We're excited to announce that the Kickstarter for Athena's Daughters 2 is now live! You can get to the project page by clicking on the image below.
As you know,... Read more
Athena's Daughters 2...Is Coming! + Apollo's Daughters Update
1. Athena's Daughters 2 - Coming Monday, Dec 15
We're excited to announce that the Kickstarter for Athena's Daughters 2 launches next Monday, December 15!
As you may... Read more
Apollo's Daughters eBook Ready + Other ApD News
Hey, guys, we just wanted to let you know that the Apollo's DaughterseBook is ready to go and we'll be sending out download links in the next few days... Read more
Correction to Latino/a Rising Anthology Link
Oops...the link to the Latino/a Rising anthology in the previous update was incorrect. It's been corrected there, but here's the correct link:
Latino/a Rising Anthology
Hey, guys, we just wanted to give you a quick update about an anthology that's going on right now that we've backed and would love to see fund. It's called ... Read more
A Really Cool Partnership, and Some More Great Projects
1. A Silence in the Library Partnership with Ginger Ale Games
Silence in the Library Publishing is excited to announce that we've teamed up with Max Holidayand the folks... Read more
Apollo's Daughters Update, Plus More Great Projects
1. Apollo's Daughters Status
Hey, guys, we wanted to give you a quick update on the status of Apollo's Daughters. As you know, we're running a few weeks behind... Read more
Some Great Projects + More Apollo's Daughters Art
Hey, guys, we just wanted to bring you another round of great projects, and some more Apollo's Daughters art from Elias Pate. One of these projects is so good,... Read more
Less Than 48 Hours Left on Our Current Project
Hey, guys, we just wanted to drop a quick reminder that there are less than 48 hours left on our current Kickstarter project, theSilence in the Library Fall 2014... Read more
Apollo's Daughters Update, Plus a New Book by Author Danielle Ackley-McPhail (and other cool stuff)
Apollo's Daughters Update
As you may recall, a couple of updates ago, we stated that we hoped to get the print books for Apollo's Daughtersby early October. Sadly, we've... Read more
New Novels by Timothy Zahn, Jean Rabe and Gene DeWeese, and Megan O'Russell!
As mentioned in our last update, we bring you our latest Kickstarter project, the Silence in the Library 2014 Fall Releases. We're incredibly excited about all three books we're... Read more
Apollo's Daughters Status Update + Illustrations + New Novels from Timothy Zahn, Jean Rabe, and Megan O'Russell
Hey, guys, we just want to thank all of you for sticking with us as we sorted through the growing pains associated with fulfillment of Athena's Daughters. All of the... Read more
Apollo's Daughters Status Update
Hey, guys, we just wanted to give you a quick status report on Apollo's Daughters.
All of the stories are in, and we're deep in the process of editing them.... Read more
Print Books Shipping Update
Hey, guys, we just wanted to give you the latest on shipping for print copies.
Just a little background first:
We've been shipping out copies of Athena's Daughters since the... Read more
A Cool Charity Anthology
Hey, guys, one of the backers, Anthony Cardno, just pointed out to us a charity anthology that we had to pass on to you: The Many Tortures of Anthony Cardno... Read more
Time Traveled Tales Volume 2 Presales on Indiegogo
Hey, guys, we're expecting to see the print copies of our Time Traveled Tales, Volume 2 anthology from the printer in the next 30 days.
With that in mind, we've... Read more
Last 36 Hours of the HEROES! Anthology Kickstarter
For those of you who were holding out until the end to go out and back the Kickstarter for our HEREOS! anthology, that time is here!
We currently have about... Read more
Athena's Daughters Print Book Shipping
Well, folks, our plan was to ship out the Athena's Daughters print books this week, and those are ready to go.
As you know, one of our stretch goals was... Read more
Print Books Have Arrived!
We just got our full shipment of these:
That's right, all trade paperback and hard cover copies of Athena's Daughters, Volume 1 are here!
That means we'll be able... Read more
HEROES! Anthology Kickstarter Launch
Silence in the Library Publishing is pleased to announce that we've just launched a Kickstarter for our latest anthology project, HEROES!, an anthology of diverse short superhero fiction from authors... Read more
Elected Launched and Final Athena's Daughters Cover
We've got some really exciting news today on two fronts. First…
Elected Kickstarter Launch
This morning, we launched the Kickstarter for our latest project, Elected, a new dystopian novel... Read more
Athena's Daughters Interior Art
Okay, first, let me apologize for the HUGE size of this email. We've included all of the internal illustrations for the stories in Athena's Daughters. We wanted to get... Read more
Final Touches on the Original Cover Art for Athena's Daughters
We got some great images the other day of artist Tietjen Alvarez putting the final touches on the Athena's Daughters cover art. Take a look:
Correction to Athena's Daughters, Volume 2 Submissions Dates
Sorry for the quick second update, but we have one correction to make:
Instead of "June 1st to July 1st, 2015", the submissions dates should be "June 1st to... Read more
Submissions for Athena's Daughters, Volume 2
As promised, we're putting out the official call for submissions for Athena's Daughters, Volume II. The official release that will go out to the rest of the world in a... Read more
eZine Update, and New Release
Many of you will recall that we promised you a free eZine, full of free stories, articles and artwork, if you signed up for our newsletter (the newsletter... Read more
All Athena's Daughters Stories Are IN!
Great news! Janine Spendlove just let me know that all Athena's Daughtersstories are in, and the anthology has been sent off for print layout! We expect to have all art... Read more
An Amazing Anthology - And a Good Cause
There's no better feeling that putting together an anthology full of great stories by amazing authors…unless it is putting together an anthology like that knowing that all of the funds... Read more
Aaron Allston, and Other News
1. Aaron Allston
Most of you will have already heard, but for those of you who haven't, we have the sad duty of reporting that author, and integral member of... Read more
Current Crowdfunding Projects We Like + A New Silence in the Library Anthology
Hey, guys, everything is proceeding on schedule with Athena's Daughters and Apollo's Daughters, so there's not much to report there, but we thought you might like to hear about... Read more
Icarus Kickstarter and New Athena's Daughter's Illustrations
Hey, guys, we have a couple of updates for you today, so please continue reading past the first section.
Icarus: A Graphic Novel
If you haven't had a chance... Read more
Post-Kickstarter Upgrades and Add-Ons
We promised you guys during the Kickstarter that you'd continue to be able to order upgrades and add-ons after the Kickstarter ended. Several of you have sent messages requesting information... Read more
Funded! You Guys Rock!
We are truly stunned, humbled, and so very grateful.
You have proven that not only is there a place for women in Science Fiction and Fantasy, but that... Read more
New Add-Ons (including Apollo's Hard Covers!)+ New Artwork
Wow, we've really been pushing to that $38,000 goal quickly! You guys continue to amaze us.
Given that we're less than $1000 from the goal with 30 hours to go,... Read more
$34,000 & $35,000 Stretch Goals Reached!
Wow, what a day yesterday turned out to be!
You guys pushed us through the $34,000 stretch goal, and then turned around and powered us through the $35,000 stretch goal... Read more
$32,000 Stretch Goal Passed!
As most of you have probably already seen by now, with two days left in the Kickstarter we've passed the $32,000 stretch goal and are only about $600 away from... Read more
$31,000 Stretch Goal Reached
We just hit the $31,000 stretch goal! That means Apollo's Daughters, the companion anthology to Athena's Daughters, will be getting an original art cover by artist Joe Corroney ... Read more
Happy New Year!
Happy New Year from all of us here at Silence in the Library to all of you. We hope that the year to come is joyful and fulfilling for each... Read more
Quick Typo Correction
Hey, guys, sorry about spamming you with updates, but there was an error in the last update that needs to be addressed.
For Athena's Daughters, Volume II, submission will... Read more
Thank You, and Exciting Announcements
I just want to start off by thanking you guys. As of yesterday, this is officially the most successful Kickstarter Silence in the Library has ever run. And you made... Read more
$28,000 Stretch Goal + Even More Great News
We've reached the $28,000 Stretch Goal! That means that, now, every backer at or above $5 will receive a free digital download of Janine K. Spendlove's short Stories "Girl"... Read more
$26,000 Stretch Goal Reached & More Great News!
Another stretch goal down! We hit the $26,000 mark, and that means we'll be adding a story by Alma Alexander to the anthology!
At this moment, we are about $1000... Read more
$24,000 Stretch Goal Reached, More Stretch Goals
Thanks to all of you, we've passed the $24,000 stretch goal!
As promised, we created add-ons for Apollo's Daughters ($5 for the eBook, $20for the trade paperback), as... Read more
$22,000 Stretch Goal Reached and MORE EXCITING NEWS!
We've passed the $22,000 stretch goal!
That means we're welcoming author Diana Peterfreund to the Athena's Daughters anthology!
We also have an Autumn Frederickson illustration to release! This one's for ... Read more
Athena's Daughters Hardcover Add-Ons & Reward Levels
We've reached the $20,000 stretch goal, so it is time to put up add-ons and reward levels for the limited edition hard cover version of Athena's Daughters!
We'll only be... Read more
4 More Stretch Goals Reached
Another day, and four more stretch goals reached thanks to you guys!
Now, every backer at or above $5 will be getting a free digital download of Tera Fulbright's... Read more
6 More Stretch Goals Reached!
Holy Smokes! We've managed to roll through six more stretch goals over the last twenty-four hours!
Thanks to you guys, we'll now have an original art cover by artist Tietjen... Read more
More Stretch Goals Reached + Author Diana Peterfreund!
We keep rolling through these stretch goals! You guys continue to amaze us!
In the last 24 hours, we've passed the $11,500, $12,000, and $12,500 stretch goals.
This... Read more
Stretch Goals Achieved, Authors Added!
That was fast! You guys have managed to push us past the first five stretch goals today!
What does that mean?
That we'll be offering a print of Athena as... Read more
Wow! Just - WOW!
You guys made that happen lightning-fast!
In our wildest dreams, we were hoping to fund in a week. A day and a half is just incredible.... Read more
Day Two and Preview Links
Wow! I don't even know how to express how amazed I am right now. You guys made yesterday an incredibly successful day for Athena's Daughters.
Of course, we want... Read more
New Reward Levels and a New Stretch Goal Author
You guys have pushed this thing beyond anything we had hoped for the first day!
We've actually sold out of several reward levels, so we've worked hard with our authors... Read more
Wow, so um we reached a hundred backers and $2000 way sooner than we thought we would.
YOU GUYS ARE AWESOME!
So, with that in mind, we feel like an... Read more