Follow Engen Authors on GoodReads!
February 11, 2014
You can now follow many of the authors from Engen Books on GoodReads, the webs most prominent community of people who love to read!
Being members of the "Goodreads Author" program, you can read our blogs, message and interact with us, see what we're reading and how we rate what we've read, and get access to exclusive content!
Ellen Curtis, author of Compendium, Infinity, and The Tourniquet Reprisal, is currently reading JRR Tolkien's The Fellowship of the Ring. "I've read it before and are currently re-reading it for a class. I love Tolkien's work, it's imagination and evocativeness," said Curtis. ...Read More.
2013 Year-In-Review by Engen founder Matthew LeDrew
January 31, 2014
Well, that was a little longer of an unintended hiatus to the updating of the website than I had originally foreseen. Take a week off and two months fly by, the nerve of it I swear. But we have still been busy, plugging away at our projects for 2014 over here at Engen Books, and while we're excited about them all, a new year isn't just about looking forward, it's also about looking back on the thing's we've accomplished, with an eye on both nostalgia and towards doing better in the future.
So I'm hoping to start what will be a tradition here at Engen Books.com, the Year-In-Review. Cue British nobility music. Pinkies in the air everyone, we're not monsters.
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Official Launch: Never Been to Mars by Larry Gent
November 19, 2013
Halifax gave Perth native Larry Gent a warm welcome during the Hal-Con weekend when he launched his debut novel Never Been to Mars, and promptly sold out of it.
Never Been to Mars is the first novel in a series by Gent, titled The Benedict Forecasts, which began in April 2012 with the short story "You Have the Touch" showcased in the Engen anthology light|dark.
Gent joined Matthew LeDrew and Ellen Curtis as a regular feature of the Engen table during the weekend, and was there to greet readers and sign novels for his already blossoming fanbase. ... Read More.
New Engen Author: Valérie Gent
November 15, 2013
Valérie Gent began writing as a way to put all of the anime fanfiction ideas her and her friends developed in Junior High School on paper.
She has since then branched out into original fiction, but still greatly enjoys writing fan stories of her Dungeons and Dragon games.
She was born on a little island in the middle of the Saint-Laurent called the Madeleine Island and has lived in Halifax, Nova Scotia for most of her life and currently still resides there with her husband. The self proclaimed “Man in the hat” Larry Gent, acts as her editor, soundboard and all around motivator to get her writing finished. ... Read More.