Category Archives: New Fiction

Gabriela and The Widow–Montaigne Medal Finalist

I received this today from the Eric Hoffer Award panel: Dear Author/Publisher: Congratulations. As part of the Eric Hoffer Award, your book (Gabriela and The Widow, my emphasis)  was nominated for the Montaigne Medal. Your book is still on track … Continue reading

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Press Release for The Book of Changes

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Catherine Treadgold Publisher Coffeetown Press PO Box 70515 Seattle, WA 98127 206-414-7673 Catherine@CoffeetownPress.ComCoffeetownPress.com Coffeetown Announces the October Release of Jack Remick’s Novel about Berkeley in the 70s, The Book of Changes Seattle, WA.— On October … Continue reading

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The Book of Changes coming from Coffeetown Press

The Book of Changes, the third volume of The California Quartet, is in the chute and should arrive sometime in October, 2013. Here’s what you’ll get: The Book of Changes: (coming in October 2013 from Coffeetown Press.) “Beast” is a … Continue reading

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Updated Virtual Tour Schedule for Gabriela and The Widow

Gabriela and The Widow just blew into blogcritics.org for a fun-filled Q and A loaded with writing insights and personal revelations about the author. Thanks to Virginia Grenier. Check Gabriela out here: Article first published as Spotlight Interview with Author Jack … Continue reading

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Press Release–Gabriela and The Widow

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Coffeetown Announces the January Release of Gabriela and The Widow, a Story of Memory, Immortality and Redemption Contact: Catherine Treadgold Publisher Coffeetown Press PO Box 70515 Seattle, WA 98127 206-414-7673 Catherine@coffeetownpress.Com CoffeetownPress.com  Seattle, WA.—On January 15, 2013, … Continue reading

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Gabriela and The Widow–Coming on January 15, 2013 from Coffeetown Press

Image by permission of Kevin Coyne © 2012 Cover design by M. Anne Sweet and Sabrina Sun From the Opening: © 2012 by Jack Remick The year the war ended, Gabriela led her sick Mother out of Tepeñixtlahuaca. The bones … Continue reading

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Valley Boy has been published and I am Happy.

Valley Boy, Part of the Okie Chronicle– A Novel by Jack Remick Valley Boy ($13.95, 254 pp, 6×9 Trade Paperback ISBN: 978-1-60381-145-3), by Jack Remick, covers a year in the life of a third-generation Okie teenager who is struggling with … Continue reading

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Field Work in Lowell for The Deification

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First Installment of the Q and A at Writing While the Rice Boils

Deborah Allen, blogmaster at Writing While the Rice Boils has posted the first installment of an interview with me about my novels and my writing techniques. If you don’t know Deborah’s blog, you have to follow it. She brings a … Continue reading

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The Deification, Homage to the Beats

I grew up in California’s Central Valley. The Valley was huge but stifling. If you climbed the town water tower one foggy night and the cops hauled you down, it made the local newspaper–“Boys Saved From Fall and Likely Death”. … Continue reading

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