Category Archives: fiction

New from the PTP Book Division

List Price: $11.95 5″ x 8″ (12.7 x 20.32 cm) Black & White on White paper 218 pages ISBN-13: 978-1986942294 ISBN-10: 1986942295 BISAC: Fiction / Native American & Aboriginal This story traces the life of a half Navajo infant boy … Continue reading

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Building a PTP Book Division Brand

Brand building: The PTP Book Division of the Path to Publication Group, Inc. is rolling out its offerings: a) Adult fiction suitable for New Adult and adult family reading, b) Nonfiction for adults in the behavioral, aquatic and terrestrial sciences, … Continue reading

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Conflict in Literary Fiction

by William H. Coles Conflict is the essence of drama, and all literary fiction requires drama to please the reader and to succeed as a story. At the story core, conflict is the momentum of happening and change and is … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed…

We are in need of volunteer reader/editors for the PTP Book Division. Be the first to read and evaluate new submissions of our fiction and nonfiction departments (you choose which you’d rather read). We do not publish pornography or other … Continue reading

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Now Available…

Ezra’s Story; Saving Canis lupus Raymond Greiner List Price: $11.95 5″ x 8″ (12.7 x 20.32 cm) Black & White on White paper 130 pages ISBN-13: 978-1548658595 (CreateSpace-Assigned) ISBN-10: 1548658596 BISAC: Fiction / Action & Adventure The historical development of … Continue reading

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Why My Manuscript Was Rejected

Here are some of the common reasons the editor didn’t make it through the first chapter: 1. Generic beginnings: Stories that opened with the date or the weather didn’t really inspire interest. According to Harmsworth, you are only allowed to … Continue reading

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Five Tips for Brainstorming the Perfect Title

In K.M. Welland’s blog, she writes: Research titles in your genre. Zoom by Amazon and take a look at your genre’s bestseller list. What do the top twenty titles have in common? Write down the ones that particularly pop out … Continue reading

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