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Lucky Bat Welcomes Patti Doty, a Fresh Voice in Women’s Fiction!

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in Blog, Featured Story, Fiction, Lucky Bat Books Writer Workshops, Nuno Moreira | Comments Off on Lucky Bat Welcomes Patti Doty, a Fresh Voice in Women’s Fiction!

Lucky Bat Welcomes Patti Doty, a Fresh Voice in Women’s Fiction!

From the moment we read the first chapter of Patti Doty’s Finding Home and met her plucky protagonish Quinn, we were hooked! We’re sure you will be too. Lucky Bat Books is excited to welcome author Patti Doty to our list of authors, and we’re even more excited to announce the long-awaited release of Finding Home, the follow-up to her first book in the series, Runaway. Quinn DeMello has a long history of making bad decisions. Her problem-solving tactics—alcohol, sex, and running away—haven’t served her well. Now, in the...

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Patti Doty

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in Fiction, Lucky Bat Authors, Lucky Bat Books, Lucky Bat Books Writer Workshops, New Voices | Comments Off on Patti Doty

Patti Doty

Patti Doty is a Nevada native. Although she won prizes for writing while she was a student, she chose a career in medicine as a physician assistant and marriage and family therapist. But she never abandoned her first love, and in 2013, she published her first Quinn DeMello novel, Runaway. Her second book in the Quinn DeMello series, Finding Home, was published by Lucky Bat Books in spring 2017. It’s available in print and ebook. Retired now, Patti travels widely—most recently spending time in Washington, DC; Halifax, Nova Scotia; and...

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New Author release!

Posted by on Jan 16, 2017 in Blog, Featured Story | Comments Off on New Author release!

New Author release!

    Lucky Bat is pleased to welcome Mary Fischer and Fareway to Heaven to the fold! Perseverance and patience have delivered a thought-provoking, humorous tale that delves into what happens when we leave this life behind. Mary’s down-to-earth storytelling leads the reader down a path that many have often wondered about. Follow Tom as he wanders through the Great Beyond and finds out just how much affect he’s had on other lives.

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Mary Fischer

Posted by on Jan 16, 2017 in Fiction, Lucky Bat Authors, Lucky Bat Books, New Voices | Comments Off on Mary Fischer

Mary Fischer

MARY FISCHER was born and raised in the Midwest, the heartland of the country. She currently lives in the Truckee Meadows of Northern Nevada, surrounded by the beauty of the mountains. After retiring, Mary became involved in various volunteer activities. She has been a hospice volunteer for over twelve years, visiting patients and providing respite care for their families. She has served as a group grief facilitator for children who have faced the loss of a loved one. In addition, she has been involved in reading programs in schools, mentoring...

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Belonging to the Black Crows: A Lakota Journey by Dorothy Black Crow

Posted by on Dec 13, 2016 in Lucky Bat Books, Nonfiction | Comments Off on Belonging to the Black Crows: A Lakota Journey by Dorothy Black Crow

Belonging to the Black Crows: A Lakota Journey by Dorothy Black Crow

In 1977, Dorothy Black Crow traded worlds from mainstream America to a foreign country within the United States: the Great Sioux Nation. Though it hardly took any time for her to meet—marry—and move with Selo Black Crow—from Ann Arbor, Michigan, to Pine Ridge Res, South Dakota, it took years for her to fit into the vastly different Lakota culture. Out on 800 acres of South Dakota land, Dorothy had to learn, often the hard way: WE is more important than Tiyoshpaya,the extended family, is most important. Greed and hoarding is the...

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Lucky Bat releases anxiously awaited second book in J. S. Anderson’s Book of Hours series!

Posted by on Oct 31, 2016 in Blog | Comments Off on Lucky Bat releases anxiously awaited second book in J. S. Anderson’s Book of Hours series!

Lucky Bat releases anxiously awaited second book in J. S. Anderson’s Book of Hours series!

Once again in its long life, the Book of Hours was in danger. And Alphaios had put it there… Lucky Bat Books is thrilled to announce that Brother Alphaios is back! J. S. Anderson’s second book, Book of Hours: Unholy Error, is now available in print and ebook. In volume two of the beloved Book of Hours series, Brother Alphaios stumbles upon a mystery. While recreating a resplendent fifteenth century Book of Hours as a gift for the pope, Brother Alphaios and archivist Inaki Arriaga discover shreds of an ancient parchment thrust into its...

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More Point Reyes Sheriff’s Calls by Susanna Solomon

Posted by on Oct 10, 2016 in Blog, Fiction, New Voices, Recent Books | Comments Off on More Point Reyes Sheriff’s Calls by Susanna Solomon

More Point Reyes Sheriff’s Calls by Susanna Solomon

Lucky Bat Books is excited to announce the publication and distribution across multiple platforms of Susanna Solomon’s new collection of short stories featuring the wacky, funny and dear characters of More Point Reyes Sheriff’s Calls.  Using actual Sheriff’s Calls published in the Point Reyes Light as inspiration Solomon has created a collection of stories that weave together the bright fabric of this pacific coast cast of characters and strange Marin County behavior.  The book places these richly drawn characters in such a specific...

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Focused, Guided, Professional Workshops for Writers by Lucky Bat Books

Posted by on Sep 29, 2016 in Blog, Lucky Bat Books Writer Workshops | Comments Off on Focused, Guided, Professional Workshops for Writers by Lucky Bat Books

Focused, Guided, Professional Workshops for Writers by Lucky Bat Books

Develop Your Professional Writing Career Learn today’s tools. Use them. Write like a professional. Be a professional and build a Professional Writing Career. Learn from the Pros at Lucky Bat Books. Want to dive deep into exploration of ♦ Character ♦ Plot ♦ Setting ♦ Dialog ♦ Voice ♦  or Style? AND into building your writing career? Begin today. Lucky Bat Books now offers workshops for the working writer.  Our six-week workshop series provides 12 hours of writing practice, critique and assessment in a small group...

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New Release: “Unlocking the Schoolhouse Door,” by Larry White, Sheds Light on So-Called School Reform

Posted by on Sep 6, 2016 in Book Marketing, Featured Story, Lucky Bat Books, Recent Books | Comments Off on New Release: “Unlocking the Schoolhouse Door,” by Larry White, Sheds Light on So-Called School Reform

New Release: “Unlocking the Schoolhouse Door,” by Larry White, Sheds Light on So-Called School Reform

Lucky Bat Books is excited to announce a new release just in time for the heated political season. In Unlocking the Schoolhouse Door: Essays on the Misunderstandings of Public Education, former educator and author Larry White takes readers inside the classroom to reveal what’s happening—and what should be happening—in public education today. For anyone who’s ever rolled their eyes or expressed concern over the state of education in this country, or wondered about what reforms look like in the classroom, this book is for...

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Larry White

Posted by on Sep 6, 2016 in Lucky Bat Authors, Lucky Bat Books, Nonfiction | Comments Off on Larry White

Larry White

Larry White is the author of Unlocking the Schoolhouse Door: Essays on the Misunderstandings of Public Education, a collection of his newspaper columns culled from White’s 34 years of experience as a high school teacher at Lincoln High School in Stockton, California, as well as a mentor to both students and teachers.The book takes readers inside today’s schools to reveal the realities of so-called reform and point the way toward a better future in education. White’s main areas of instruction were American government, United...

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