New Novella Sold to Amazing Stories

Amazing Stories has just bought "Tiny Time Machine," a 33,000-word novella. The plan is not that it be published in the magazine, but as a stand-alone, heavily illustrated book, possibly as soon as later this year. The book will be designed for the Young Adult market.

"Tiny Time Machine": All life on Earth will die of thirst unless a couple of loners running from the cops can use a portable time machine to stop a secret project.

New Pushback Review by Deborah J. Ross

Deborah J. Ross reviewed PUSHBACK in Short Book Reviews on 7 February 2020

Short Book Reviews:

A Psychological Thriller from SF Master John E. Stith


Pushback is a Finalist for 2019 Daphne du Maurier Award

Pushback is a Finalist for the 2019 Daphne du Maurier Award for Excellence in Mystery/Suspense, mainstream mystery category.

Daphne du Maurier Award Finalist

For more information, see

Pushback is a Finalist for 2019 CAL Award in Mystery

PUSHBACK is a finalist in the Mystery category for Colorado Author's League 2019 CAL Awards. Complete information here.

Excerpted info:

CAL Award 2019 Finalists announced!


CAL  | Published on 5/13/2019


New Pushback Review by Readers' Favorite

Readers' Favorite reviewed PUSHBACK on 29 March 2019.

Pushback Audiobook Released

Audible just released the audiobook for PUSHBACK. It's narrated by Graham Halstead, who has narrated such titles as Science Fiction Hall of Fame and books by Dean Koontz, James Patterson, and Robert A. Heinlein.

New Pushback Review/Interview in The Big Thrill

The Big Thrill (the newsletter of International Thriller Writers) published a Pushback review/interview by K. L. Romo in the December 2018 issue.

"Ordinary Hijacked by Extraordinary, With Comedy"

New Interview in Mysterious Book Report

Mysterious Book Report posted a new interview today. See the interview here. A couple of my answers needed to be edited for length, so the full answers are here.

Mysteristas Interview

Mysteristas posted a new interview today. See the interview here.

Pushback Published by ReAnimus Press

PUSHBACK, a new Mystery-Suspense Novel from John E. Stith

Published in multiple formats by ReAnimus Press on November 1, 2018



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