05.15.21: MOSQUITOES AND MEN WINS HOFFER AWARD
MOSQUITOES AND MEN, the debut novel by Mark Alan Polo, is a finalist in the 2021 Eric Hoffer Book Awards competition. Published by Devil’s Party Press of Milton, DE, Polo’s Southern Gothic novel centers around family secrets that are unveiled during a funeral gathering in South Carolina.
Each year, thousands of books are submitted to the Eric Hoffer Book Award competition, which honors the memory of American philosopher Eric Hoffer. Less than 10% of the nominees become finalists. The award recognizes outstanding writing and the independent spirit of small publishers. Since its inception, the Hoffer Award has become one of the largest international book awards for small, academic, and independent presses.
02.08.21: OUT OF THIS WORLD LAUNCH UPDATE
Our science-fiction imprint, OUT OF THIS WORLD PRESS, is preparing to launch its first titles of 2021. Visit the OOTW website for details, and be sure to follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Our Pioneers of Science-Fiction Series now appearing across all three platforms!
01.22.21: INSTANT NOODLES
INSTANT NOODLES, the DPP online literary magazine, is coming soon.
10.11.20: EXHUMED NEWS
EXHUMED featured in CAPE GAZETTE.
08.11.20: READY TO BE EXHUMED?
07.05.20: SHORT HORROR SUBMISSION SOUGHT
07.03.20: WILLIAM F. CRANDELL INTERVIEW
William F. Crandell, author of the award-winning short story, “The Last Lootenant Wins His Fuckin’ Medal” (WHAT SORT OF FUCKERY IS THIS?) was recently interviewed by Paul Weagraff for Delaware State of the Arts Podcast. Check it out here.
07.01.20: GRAVELIGHT 2020-21 TITLES ANNOUNCED
Gravelight Press (DPP’s new horror imprint) has announced its first 3 titles for 2020 and 2021. Head over to the site for more info.
06.26.20: DPP SITE RELAUNCH
We’ve redesigned our site! In addition to our Latest News page, we’ve said farewell to SquareUp and have migrated to a fully integrated eCommerce store. Unlike the old DPP store, the new store enables us to process orders internationally and features combined shipping. All titles are currently on sale, so be sure to visit the shop and pick up a title or two!
06.20.20: GRAVELIGHT PRESS LAUNCHES
Gravelight Press, is live! DPP’s new imprint will focus exclusively on horror. We’ll be releasing our first title in August 2020. Check out the gravelightpress.com for more information.
06.01.20: CONGRATULATIONS WILLIAM. F. CRANDELL
DPP congratulates William F. Crandell on the recent awards for his short story, “The Last Lootenant Wins His Fuckin’ Medal.” Crandell was awarded first-place in the category of best short story by the Delaware Press Association’s 2020 Communication Awards and by the National Federation of Press Women’s 2020 Awards. You’ll find Crandell’s hilarious tale in DPP’s WHAT SORT OF FUCKERY IS THIS? anthology. On sale now!