Welcome to the new publishing imprint of multi-genre author Jane Starwood.
Ms. Starwood has always loved reading and writing exciting stories. When she retired from a successful editorial career, she took up the writing habit in earnest. To bring all her genres under one umbrella, she recently set up her own publishing imprint, October Moon Press.
Ms. Starwood’s debut novel as Jane Taylor Starwood, the romantic thriller SHATTERED BLUE, won a Best First Book award in RomCon’s Readers’ Crown contest. It also earned excellent reviews from readers and book bloggers, a B.R.A.G. Medallion, a RONÉ Award nomination, and endorsement by Awesome Indies. Find Shattered Blue on Amazon.
Ms. Starwood writes literary fiction as Lari Jane Taylor. She recently published SARAH’S MOUNTAIN, a tender tale of love, grief, and healing set in a small town in the Colorado Rockies in the summer of 1956. Find Sarah’s Mountain on Amazon.
As Lari Starwood, she’s writing two alternate-Earth fantasy series, “The Star Stone” and “Earthaira,” which are slated to be published on Episodic, a serial-fiction app planning to launch in 2019. For excerpts and updates, visit LariStarwood.com.
Ms. Starwood resides on the North Fork of Long Island, NY, USA, with her husband, David, a retired graphic designer. She wrote a book about the winemaking families of Long Island, “Long Island Wine Country: Award-winning Vineyards of the North Fork and the Hamptons.”