StarkLight Press is pleased to announce that the latest run of The Alaska Highway: 75th Anniversary coffee table book has arrived and copies have been mailed to all our readers! This was one of our most diverse mailing shipments, with orders going to Austria, Smolensk, Kyoto JP, Busan Korea and Adelaide Australia!
Look for new information on our next Kickstarter campaign in order to get your copy of this beautiful, informative and collectible book. Contact us at email@example.com to be put on our mailing alert list for your copy.
Thanks to all those who recently ordered a copy of The Alaska Highway: 75th Anniversary Edition, making this our fourth run of the book!
Books will be delivered to StarkLight Press warehouse by July 15th, and will be available for pickup after 4 pm that day. For our customers in North America, your books will arrive by post by July 27th.
For international customers, orders will be arriving by August 15th.
Thanks again to everyone who has helped make the 75th Anniversary of the Alaska Highway into such a huge success!
Publisher and CEO,
We are pleased to announce that the winners of our latest, StarkLight contest have been chosen!
This well-known anthology features an array of speculative fiction from authors around the world- including first time authors with special merit.
The winners are:
The Irregulars is now available!
This collaborative novel is the second such project by StarkLight Press. Featuring the talents of several international authors, The Irregulars traces the adventures of a group of eight children with supernatural abilities. Lost and homeless, these children find themselves hunted by a pharmaceutical CEO who wants them to add to her collection of gifted children…
This novel was written in segments, with each author given the responsibility of narrating one of the character’s perspectives. Authors include:
Virginia Carraway Stark
Look for the second installment of the adventures of The Irregulars, coming in 2018!
– Tony Stark,
President and CEO,
Announcing the arrival of the full-color coffee table book The Alaska Highway: 75th Anniversary Celebration.
This hundred page book features full color photos and archival images of the Alaska Highway, along with thought-provoking essays on the historical background of this amazing roadway. Also included is a little-known collection of mile-by-mile history and achievement.
Written by Tony Stark, Virginia Carraway Stark, Krista Michelle, L.E. Caine, Will Norton, Van Fleming, Jonny Wakefield and Doris Ray, The Alaska Highway is an anniversary celebration book you won’t want to miss!
We are now seeking contributors to round out our first full color book on life in the oil and gas industry.
Rig Pigs: Thoughts from the Derrick, is a collection of worker and family poems, essays and artwork all about life around oil and gas. We are seeking poems, essays or entries under 2500 words, original photography and art (or pictures of sculptured art) for inclusion in this beautiful volume.
Send your queries and submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Contributors will receive a $5-25 Amazon gift card. In addition, they receive at cost copies of the book as well as at cost promotional materials involving this title.
Thanks to our many international contributors to our latest short story contest!
We have had a larger submission pool than previous anthologies, and for that we send out our sincere thanks to everyone who took the time to contribute to our contest.
As our submission pool is quite sizable, look for responses to your work sometime in early April.We will be contacting submittors by April 15th as to the status of their submissions.
We endeavor to have StarkLight Volume 5 available for mid July, and will be posting information about our next short story contests soon!
If you’re eager to contribute other tales, check out our Steam in the Gears short story contest as well as our other contests on our page, listed to the left of this blog.
Thanks again to all our contributors- this looks like a chilling, exciting anthology!
In anticipation of our upcoming release of The Alaska Highway: 75 Years, StarkLight Press is revealing one of our special insert pages that accompany the main narrative. Here is the final page of our section on Rusty Dow, the Chief Engineer of the project and first woman to drive the Alaska Highway. This insert was written by Virginia Carraway Stark.
In addition, here is the first page of our excerpt that explains the nature of Muskeg to our international audience- this insert was written by Tony Stark.
There are additional pieces written by Krista Michelle, Maude Welles, Will Norton, Jonny Wakefield of the Alaska Highway News, Leanne Caine, Joyce Lee, as well as personal remarks about the importance of the Alaska Highway from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Premier Christy Clark and Dawson Creek Mayor Dale Bumstead.
Look for this beautiful, collectible book coming from StarkLight Press in March of 2017. All proceeds from this remarkable work are being donated to local arts councils, museums, historical societies and to Pioneer Village in Dawson Creek, B.C.
– Tony Stark,
Publisher and CEO,
Our second terrifying volume of Valentine’s Day horror stories has received a huge response from readers. Hearts Asunder Vol. 2 makes the eighth title from StarkLight Press to sell out from its online sources. To all our readers and fans, I say, Way to Break the Internet!
I am pleased to announce that this chilling collection of tales is now available again through the StarkLight Press Bookstore!
In addition to this title, look for our second volume of Shamrocks, Saints and Standing Stones, coming in early March from StarkLight Press.
StarkLight Press is happy to announce the upcoming release of a new poetry and photography anthology by Lucie Guerre. Soulstice is a collection of poems and images that take the reader through the cyclical changes of love, life and relationships.
You can find Lucie’s Book at the StarkLight Press Bookstore later in February- check in later this week for a voice interview with the author where she discusses her poetry, her interests and her thoughts on this first published anthology!