On February 21, the Paranormal Romance Guild announced the winners of its 2017 Reviewers Choice Awards, selecting the best books reviewed in the year in the categories of Science fiction/Fantasy, Horror, Anthologies, and Mystery.
Once again, Class Act Books author Toni V. Sweeney has garnered an award... - February 24, 2018
On February 15, the second part of the epic two-part fantasy series The Arcanian Chronicles by Toni V. Sweeney was released by Class Act Books publishers.
Part 1, The Narrative of Riven the Heretic, concluded in January, 2018 with The Forest Witch, (Book 6). Part 2 again picks up the story 3000 years... - February 24, 2018
In 1982, a fledgling writer named Toni V. Sweeney began work on her first fantasy novel. The next year at a Sci-Fi convention in Kearney, Nebraska, she was advised by well-known science fiction/fantasy author George R.R. Martin to “Keep your steam up.” She went on to finish the novel in what... - December 18, 2017
Class Act Books has signed a contract with award-winning romance novelist Linda Nightingale.
A native of South Carolina, Ms Nightingale bred, trained and showed Andalusian horses for thirteen years before turning to writing. She has lived in England and Canada, and now resides in Texas.
An award-winning... - July 11, 2017
With the release of last month’s novels, Class Act Books included DRAGON: the Prisoner of Valathia by James Austin McCormick among its offerings.
This novel is the fourth entry in the DRAGON series, a SciFi space opera featuring Silla Low, smuggler, conman, and secret agent.
Sillow is a semi-comic... - July 06, 2017
Rick McQuiston is a 49-year-old father of two who loves anything horror-related. By day, he works for a family-owned construction and management company. By night, he churns out horror fiction. In 2015, he submitted a novel to Class Act Books, When Only the Nightmare Remains. It was accepted and, with... - July 01, 2017
For the month of June, Class Act Books publishers are releasing entries in two science fiction series, and two standalone novels:
In "Sinbad Sails Again" (Book 8 in The Adventures of Sinbad series), the final entry in the space opera series by Toni V. Sweeney, former smuggler Sinbad sh’en... - June 26, 2017
For the month of May, Class Act Books publishers is offering another entry in its most popular Sci-Fi series and a standalone novel by a series author.
Sinbad’s Homecoming is Book 7 in the Adventures of Sinbad series by Toni V. Sweeney. Beginning where the last novel left off, in which the sh’en... - May 17, 2017
Class Act Books' April releases include a novel by a debut author and the sixth entry in a current SciFiction series.
This month's new author is Paul McDermott, writing from across the Pond, where his part of the United Kingdom was well immersed in intrigue during World War 2. Paul's novel, "The... - April 20, 2017
This month, Class Act Books is releasing another entry in the Space Opera Romance series Adventures of Sinbad by veteran author Toni V. Sweeney and a standalone World War 2 romance by Bob Young.
Sinbad's Pride is Book #4 in the series and is lighter in tone than the preceding novels.
Determined to... - February 17, 2017
Class Act Books publishers presents another debut author and a second entry in a new science fiction series as their December offerings to the reading public.
The Last Mayor’s Son is a young adult fantasy/adventure from new author Leslie D. Heath.
This first novel concerns the adventures of Aibek,... - December 19, 2016
This month Class Act Books presents the first entry in a new Science Fiction/Space Opera series and the sixth novel in a continuing series.
"The Story of a Peace-Loving Man" by Toni V. Sweeney, is the first title in the new Adventures of Sinbad series which begins this month.
The initial... - November 17, 2016
Class Act Books is happy to announce the signing of award-winning Linda Nightingale as its latest author and the acquiring of her short story anthology, "Four by Moonlight," as its October release.
Ms Nightingale, a native of South Carolina, has lived in England and Canada, and now resides... - October 17, 2016
Although its main emphasis is on standalone novels, Class Act Books features many series among its titles.
Chief among these is the Three Moon series by Icy Snow Blackstone, the publishers' best seller. This science fiction/futuristic series currently consists of three novels: "Three Moon Station,"... - September 26, 2016
With its July titles, Class Act Books publishing releases entries into two of its series, as well as a debut fantasy novel.
With its July titles, Class Act Books publishing releases entries into two of its series, as well as a debut fantasy novel.
The Lost Sons is the sixth novel in Toni V. Sweeney’s... - July 20, 2016
The June release from Class Act Books publishing is The Sunday Man, book 5 in the McCoys family saga. This entry tells of Liam McCoy, son of Colin, whose story was narrated in The Good McCoy Lad, book 2 in the series.
Liam McCoy was brought to Nebraska from Ireland as a child when his father decided... - June 18, 2016
“You’re a menace, Padraig, an’ I see no hope o’ you changin’. Is there?” Quinton McCoy paused, giving his son a gimlet stare out of eyes as green as the serpentine in Connemara marble. “Is there?”
Padraig pretended to think, then shook his head. “No,... - April 17, 2016
February is Romance Month, and in keeping with that, Class Act Books is releasing the first entries in two new romance series.
The series The McCoys, by veteran author Toni V. Sweeney, deals with the adventures of the three sons of Quinton McCoy: Donal, Colin, and Padraig. Beginning in 19th century... - February 19, 2016
Class Act Books publishing has received two awards in the latest Paranormal Romance Guild's Reviewers Choice competition.
NEBRASKA: Walk the Shadow Trail and When Only the Nightmare Remains garnered First and Second Place awards in this year's contest.
NEBRASKA: Walk the Shadow Trail by Toni V. Sweeney... - January 27, 2016
Class Act Books releases for January are romances by two of its veteran authors.
"Love is Silent," by Icy Snow Blackstone, is set in the early 19th century, expounding on the problems involved with teaching the deaf.
Though sign language had been known in Great Britain as early as 1570, there... - January 17, 2016
For its December releases, Class Act Books has chosen three series novels of suspense and mystery.
They are Child of the Dark World, Confusion, and Who Killed Billy Roller?
Child of the Dark World by veteran author Toni V. Sweeney, is the second entry in the Dark World series, continuing the story... - December 17, 2015
Death is Magical, recently released by Class Act Books, is the fourth and newest entry in the Hugh Winslow mystery series. - December 10, 2015
This month, Class Act Books released the final entry in the award-winning paranormal series, "The Second Species."
The series about the aventurieri, a group of people believed to be the origin of the vampire myth, a "second species" of Mankind, centers around Marek Strigoi's search... - November 20, 2015
In keeping with the general Halloween atmosphere, Class Act Books is releasing four new novels this month, all with a mystery-thriller theme. Each book is also a new entry in a series.
"Shadow Revealed" by Tony-Paul de Vissage heads the list. This novel is number 8 in the Second Species series... - October 17, 2015
In the past year, four novels at Class Act Books have received recognition from the Paranormal Romance Guild and Preditors & Editors, two highly respected literary organizations.
Paranormal Romance Guild (PRG) is a nonprofit and was organized in 2009 to promote and support authors of the paranormal... - October 16, 2015
On August 15, Class Act Books announced its releases for this month. They include another entry in the series The Second Species, and also a new author for the CAB imprint, as well as a debuting author.
"Shadow Avenged" by Tony-Paul de Vissage, is the sixth book of the Second Species series.
The... - August 17, 2015
July's releases from Class Act Books feature another entry in the Dark Urban Fantasy series The Second Species as well as Science Fiction and Horror. They are: Dragon: The Tower of Tamerlane by James Austin McCormick, Shadow Law by Tony-Paul de Vissage, and Fear the Sky by Rick McQuiston
Shadow Law,... - July 17, 2015
Mystery and the Paranormal plus returning authors and series head the list for Class Act Books' June releases:
Deeded for Death by RW Weiss
Shadow Duet by Tony-Paul de Vissage.
RW Weiss' cozy mystery Deeded for Death is a Hugh Winslow novel, the second in the series, following last year's release Death... - June 17, 2015
Class Act Books Publishing is now observing its second anniversary under new ownership. In March, the company launched a new vampire series "The Second Species" with the release of "Shadow Lord," Book One in the series. This April, "Shadow Players," Book Two, has been released.
The... - April 18, 2015
Young Adult Science Fiction and a Paranormal tale head the list for Class Act Books' April releases.
This month, Callisto Moon by Crystal Crichlow and Shadow Players by Tony-Paul de Vissage are the featured novels.
"Callisto Moon" is a Young Adult science fiction romance. Callisto Moon is... - April 18, 2015
Class Act Books proudly announces the re-issue of Book One of the dark urban paranormal series "The Second Species."
Taking a different view of the supernatural, the series is written from the viewpoint of the so-called Second Species, an offshoot of the evolutionary tree of Mankind which... - March 17, 2015
Cowboy and aliens head the list for Class Act Books' February releases. This month's titles are:
Cadre of Vampires by Kenneth Gordon
Cafe Serenity by Jacqueline Paige
NEBRASKA: Walk the Shadow Trail by Toni V. Sweeney
"There is a cadre of vampires in my town, but no one believes me!" Thus... - February 19, 2015
Every January, the Paranormal Romance Guild selects outstanding titles from novels reviewed the previous year.
In 2014, three of Class Act Books releases were chosen in three category/genres. They are:
"Tuesday's Child" by Icy Snow Blackstone - First Place in Contemporary Romance,
"Absinthe"... - February 02, 2015
In keeping with the below-normal temperatures sweeping the country, Class Act Books has scheduled an appropriate title as its first release of 2015.
Blood Will Freeze by award-winning author Tony-Paul de Vissage, subtitled "A Tale of the Vampire Apocalypse," coincides not only with the weather... - January 17, 2015
Class Act Books' releases for December include its first boxed set edition, the "In The Dark trilogy." The set is comprised of the three M/M novels "Whispers in the Dark," "Confessions in the Dark," and "Lovers in the Dark."
Blurb from the cover flap:
Kim Crosley... - December 17, 2014
A classic Western and a Science Fiction tale with touches of swords and sorcery are Class Act Books' November releases.
"NEBRASKA: Vengeance from Eden" by award-winning author Toni V. Sweeney is the first of a trilogy featuring stories set in Nebraska during the years immediately following... - November 17, 2014
Class Act Books is releasing its annual list of horror novels for Halloween. This year, there are fourteen entries, featuring established and new writers, as well as inernational and award-winning authors.
Class Act Books believes these titles will put a little chill as well as some entertainment into... - October 25, 2014
Class Act Books celebrates October and Halloween with two horror novels as its monthly releases.
“…In the deepness, they huddled, hearing the human’s faraway thoughts and welcoming them.
“It has begun…the thoughts rippled through the water, rising to the surface….”
Thus... - October 18, 2014
Class Act Books releases three new titles in paranormal and horror genres for September:
The Irish Lady’s Spanish Lover (Paranormal) by Icy Snow Blackstone
When only the Nightmare Remains (Horror) by Rick McQuiston
Balec (Horror) by James Austen McCormick
James Austen is a newcomer to the Class... - September 17, 2014
This month’s releases from Class Act Books combine Romance with Mystery and Science Fiction:
"Crushed Love, Well Shaken" by Bob Young.
Bob Young has contributed several novels to the Class Act Books titles. "Crushed Love Well Shaken" is a romance set during World War II which... - September 02, 2014
Science Fiction and Romance head the list for releases from Class Act Books in the month of May, 2014, with novels from two newcomers to the CAB authors stable.
Harmonic Differential by Kenneth Gordon begins with the statement: "I may have made many trips to the future, to the past and points all... - May 22, 2014
For the month of April Class Act Books' releases include a fanciful Young Adult fiction and a serious Science Fiction entry.
"Spacedogs' Best Friend" by Tony V. Sweeney is Robinson Crusoe from a teen's point of view.
Jenny Halpin's graduation gift backfires when the space cruiser in which... - April 17, 2014
Class Act Books Announces Releases for its March Booklist
"The Eclectic Paranormal Reader" (Anthology) by Toni V. Sweeney
"Doomed Voyage" (Mystery) by Bill Russell.
"The Eclectic Paranormal Reader" by award-winning author Toni V. Sweeney is am anthology of 9 novelettes... - April 02, 2014
Class Act Books announces its releases for March are "The Eclectic Paranormal Reader" by Toni V. Sweeney and "Doomed Voyage" by Bill Russell.
Patterned after the McGuffey’s school text, "The Eclectic Paranormal Reader" by award-winning author Toni V. Sweeney is a... - March 17, 2014
Class Act Books announces the release of "Doing Time in Hell" by J. Bodie as the first entry in its new non-fiction line.
Bodie McIlvane never wanted to be a prison guard. He just applied because his father-in-law talked him into it, saying it was safer than working as a Louisiana oil rig... - March 03, 2014
Class Act Books is now under new ownership. The publishing company, which has previously specialized in romantic fiction, will now be branching out into other genres, according to new owner Anita York.
“Our goal is to offer Romance in all its subgenres as well as the many other genres available... - February 22, 2014
February releases for Class Act Books will be "Absinthe: A Tale of Magic, Love, and Revenge" by Tony-Paul de Vissage, and "In Lieu of Surrender" by Bill Russell.
"Absinthe: A Tale of Magic, Love, and Revenge"" is a historical horror novel set in New Orleans in 1725. - February 16, 2014