Thursday, May 28, 2020

We have a home run!!



We have a New York Times bestseller! 24: Life Stories and Lessons from the Say Key Kid by Willie Mays and John Shea is officially a home run. Congrats to all!


Get the book here.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

24 made the New York Times Best Seller List!


Huge congrats to clients John Shea and Willie Mays for 24 getting on the New York Times best-seller list!


Click here to see the full list!

Monday, May 18, 2020

John Shea on KGO's Pat Thurston Show!


In case you missed it, here's where you can listen to John Shea talk about 24: Life Stories and Lessons from the Say Hey Kid on KGO's Pat Thurston Show!


Thursday, May 14, 2020

Mays' memoir offers new insight on legend's life


Mays' memoir offers new insight on legend's life 

Q&A with Hall of Famer's collaborator, John Shea 

Read the full interview on the MLB website here


Tuesday, May 12, 2020

'Big Wild Love' Helps Attract Love





Congratulations to KC&A author Jill Sherer Murray whose self-help book Big Wild Love: The Unstoppable Power of Letting Go just released. Jill's book is based on her wildly popular TEDx talk that has garnered over two million views where she tells the story of letting go of a long-term relationship to find the love she not only wanted but also deserved.

Jill's is a self-help book for those who are ready to put in the work to find the love they want.

For more information on the book, click here.

To watch Jill's TEDx talk, click here.

Macmillan Audio has released an excerpt of 24: Life Stories and Lessons from the Say Hey Kid in honor of its release!



Listen to the excerpt here


Writing tip from D.P. Lyle!


Click here for the SinC Up with D.P. Lyle.


We have a book birthday today!


Happy book birthday to 24: Life Stories and Lessons from the Say Hey Kid by Willie Mays and John Shea!


Saturday, April 25, 2020

Nonfiction Authors Association Interviews Literary Agent Elizabeth Kracht


















KC&A's Elizabeth Kracht was interviewed by the Nonfiction Authors Association about nonfiction book publishing. She covers topics ranging from submissions and book proposals to what types of projects stand out and how to develop author platform.

To read the full interview, click here.

To learn more about the Nonfiction Authors Association, click here.

Friday, April 24, 2020

More great reviews on 24!


"Day 24 of (at least) 30 baseball book reviews for spring/summer 2020: We’ve got more than 24 reasons to slot '24' here in our annual list …" 
--Farther off the Wall

Read the article here


Tuesday, April 14, 2020

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Thursday, February 20, 2020

Criminal Element Reviews Felicity Carrol Series


Congratulations to KC&A author Patricia Santos Marcantonio for the review of the second book in her Felicity Carrol Series in Criminal Element.

To read the review in Criminal Element, click here.

Huge congrats to client Karen Osborne for being a 2019 Nebula Award Finalist in the Short Story category!


We are over the moon for Karen Osborne! Her short story "The Dead, In Their Uncontrollable Power" is a 2019 Nebula Award Finalist!

Click here for the full announcement. 



Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Elizabeth Kracht Interview on The Simplifier Podcast



Elizabeth had a great time interviewing with Mary Baird-Wilcock on The Simplifier Podcast. Mary's listeners are largely made up of entrepreneurs, so they spent some time talking about how writing a book might benefit someone's brand and the first steps to consider when writing a book. They also talked a little bit about Elizabeth's newly released The Author's Checklist: An Agent's Guide to Developing and Editing Your Manuscript.

To watch or listen to the interview on The Simplifier Podcast, click here.
To learn more about The Author's Checklist from an independent bookstore, click here.
To read more about The Author's Checklist on Amazon, click here.

Elizabeth Kracht Interview 'Authors On The Air'


Take a listen to Elizabeth's interview with Pam Stack of "Authors on the Air." Liz and Pam talk about book editing and the release of Liz's new book The Author's Checklist: An Agent's Guide to Developing and Editing Your Manuscript. To listen to the interview, click here. To check out The Author's Checklist, click here.