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Catherine Royalty, April 11, 2018

Have you written and self-published a novel? Get the recognition you deserve for writing a great book.

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Catherine Royalty, December 15, 2017

Adam Kargman is an attorney who lives in Los Angeles.

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Catherine Royalty, October 07, 2017

Are you an author? Have you written a book using a word processing program, and the finished product looks a little…underwhelming? Do you want to sell your book through an online distributor or print on demand service, but want to make sure it comes out looking great?

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Catherine Royalty, August 14, 2017

Cody Sisco is the author of speculative fiction that straddles the divide between plausible and extraordinary.

Local Author Spotlight: April White
Catherine Royalty, April 21, 2017

April White has been a film producer, private investigator, bouncer, teacher and screenwriter.

Local Author Spotlight: Matthew Arkin
Catherine Royalty, September 17, 2016

Author BioMatthew Arkin lives and works in South Pasadena.

Catherine Royalty, September 09, 2016

Read Local: Explore the best of LA’s indie authors.

Looking for your next great read?  Look no further than your own backyard. 

Local Author Spotlight: Martin Turnbull
Catherine Royalty, July 14, 2016

Author BioOriginally from Melbourne, Australia, Martin Turnbull moved to Los Angeles in the mid-1990s

Local Author Spotlight: Anne Pfeffer
Catherine Royalty, April 26, 2016

Author BioAnne Pfeffer lives in Santa Monica, California. She loves her family, cool breezes, and elastic waistbands.

Catherine Royalty, January 29, 2016

The Los Angeles Public Library is pleased to announce that we are making a new tool available for our talented and prolific local author community.