WCWF Virtual Book Bar

Please read through and support of fellow scribes.

If you want to be included on the Book Bar email: wcwfestival@gmail.com for more information.

Mel Anastasiou




Mel Anastasiou is also an Editor and Co-Founder of PULP LITERATURE Magazine and Press

Our motto is ‘good books for the price of a beer’.  We don’t want to stretch your pocketbook, just your mind.

Natalie Appleton

I HAVE SOMETHING TO TELL YOU– Adult Literary Fiction- Have you ever been afraid to leave—a crummy relationship, job or town? Called ‘a grittier, more authentic, Eat, Pray, Love,’ the all-true literary travel memoir I Have Something to Tell You takes you from Canada to Thailand, where a twenty-something narrator gets herself lost and found with wit, poetics, reflection and love.

Dave Butler

Full Curl – EcoMystery: When her park is threatened, warden Jenny Willson takes it very personally.

No Place For Wolverines – EcoMystery: When Park Warden Jenny Willson initiates a covert inquiry into a proposed ski hill in Yoho National Park, she’s quickly drawn into a web of political, environmental, and criminal intrigue that threatens to tear apart a small B.C. town.

In Rhino We Trust – EcoMystery: Jenny Willson finds more than she bargains for when she travels to Namibia to save local wildlife from poachers.

Andrew Buckley

HORRIBLE FAIRY TALESThis short collection of horrible fairy tales from the twisted mind of Andrew Buckley features educational and slightly gruesome tales that teach important lessons about the persuasive powers of mermaids, the secret hobby of the yeti, and the deepest desires of your average ogre.

DEATH, THE DEVIL, AND THE GOLDFISH Young Adult/Adult Urban Fantasy–When the Devil hatches a nefarious plot to take over the world by possessing a cute little kitty and seizing a factory of robotic Christmas elves it’s up to Nigel and his group of unlikely companions to save the world or die trying… or both.

STILTSKIN– Young Adult/Adult Fairytale Urban Fantasy —Robert Darkly, oblivious that he is the son of the Mad Hatter, must partner with the mysterious ‘Agency’ to pursue Rumpelstiltskin across our world and the world of Thiside and uncover the treacherous secret that threatens to throw both realities into eternal chaos.

Finnian Burnett

COYOTE ATE THE STARS – Fantasy: When Coyote is pulled into an alternate universe by his dead father, he must put aside his insecurities to save the world. 

EATING LIFE– LGBTQ Contemporary Fiction–Casey Wilde navigates life with her dog and her best friend, Megan who teaches her that home really is where the heart is.

inkslinger 2-Instruction: The guide you need to plan your book so that when you sit down to write it, you know exactly what you need to do to craft your story.

Corinna Chong

Belinda’s RingsAdult Literary Fiction– When her mother, Belinda, suddenly leaves her family behind in search of crop circles in the English countryside, fifteen-year-old Grace is left with her domineering sister to care for their rapidly deteriorating stepfather and their peculiar little brother, Squid, as she navigates the perils of teenagehood in the ‘90s. 

Twitter: @corinnaschong Facebook: @corinnachong.author

Jim Jackson

HOW TO TELL A REALLY GOOD STORY IN 4 EASY STEP The only how-to book about using the power of story to make your life a little more awesome!

KISS OF THE COCKROACH QUEENFantasy noir and hard-boiled pulp explode in Hong Kong’s seedy, mythic underbelly.

JM Landels

You can’t hide from magic when it’s in your blood…



ALLAIGNA’S SONG-CHORALE The final book in the trilogy: COMING IN 2021-High Fantasy

JM Landels is the Managing Editor and Co-Founder of PULP LITERATURE Magazine and Press

Our motto is ‘good books for the price of a beer’.  We don’t want to stretch your pocketbook, just your mind.

Josephine LoRe


Christina Myers

BIG: Stories About Life in Plus Sized BodiesA non-fiction collection of essays exploring body image, fat stigma, sexuality, fashion, joy, love, and more. 

THE LIST OF Last Chances: A NovelAdult contemporary fiction follows a pair of women on a road trip across Canada neither of them wants to take. 

Lorna Schultz Nicholson www.LornaSchultzNicholson.com

All New Releases for September 2021!

Taking the Ice–Middle Grade Contemporary Fiction: anxiety, friendship, and grief.

When You Least Expect It–Young Adult Contemporary Fiction: Secrets

Laura Thomas

THE GLASS BOTTOM BOAT Christian romantic suspense: When Madison and Luke meet at their siblings’ wedding in Jamaica, emotional walls are sky-high. But the connection intensifies as a stalker stirs up haunting memories of Madison’s ex-fiancé: a kidnapping, a ransom, the chase is on.

THE LIGHTHOUSE BABY Christian romantic suspense: Life on the run from a horrific past is all Bella King knows—until she lets down her guard and falls for Oregon architect, Adam Lexington. The draw of a lighthouse, the dream of a family, and the determination to discover answers leads to grave danger—will the truth set Bella free before it’s too late?

THE ORPHAN BEACH Christian romantic suspense: Life is spiraling out of control for pediatric nurse, Juliet Farr—and now she is the prime target for a crazed killer. Can her ex-boyfriend and detective, Max Bennett, prove his love for her by risking his own life, or will Orphan Beach be the end of their story?