Novel Reads

Thank you for visiting the Black  House. We are a small press specializing in unique fiction from Appalachian authors. Black House is not your typical Appalachian publisher. While we do publish some standard “Appalachian” material, we are also open to a variety of unique genres and subgenres. We strive to provide readers with the best material possible, and to provide our authors with the best experience possible.

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Writing Realities

Writing Realities

  So, you’ve written a book. Good for you! A book is most often one of the easiest things to...

The “No” List

The “No” List

  You should never, at any point, at any time, fall victim to con artists. Unfortunately, professional writing is rife...

The Publishing Process

The Publishing Process

  The process of publication often seems mysterious. How does it work? Generally speaking, here is the order of how...

Moonshine

Moonshine

Their family finally made it through years of substance abuse. They discover the wonders of structure and stability as they...

Wither

Wither

Hangar 408 of the Nelson Airfield is legendary in the paranormal world. It has been studied, evaluated, and investigated by...

Promotion

Promotion

Authors need to promote their books. Whether your publisher is Random House, or just Black House, you’re going to have...

Advances

Advances

We do not offer advances. Advances are not “free.” They are not “pay.” They aren’t “gifts.” Payday loan companies do...

Should I Self-Publish?

Should I Self-Publish?

Well, should you? This is one of the most common questions writers are faced with today, and for good reason....

The Moon Sees Me

The Moon Sees Me

Clarissa remembers what happened, but the doctor says her mind can’t be trusted. She doesn’t believe the wreck happened. The...

The Painter’s Requiem

The Painter’s Requiem

Officer Ian Nelson can’t figure Kirsten out. She’s young and attractive, but doesn’t belong where she is. He isn’t certain...