December 5, 2018

The 2018 Royal Dragonfly Awards have been announced and once more we have reason to congratulate A.T. Balsara: The Great & the Small has received an honourable mention in the young adult fiction category!

The Royal Dragonfly Book Awards honours excellence in all types o...

November 16, 2018

A.T. Balsara’s novel The Great & the Small has officially been announced as a winner of a Literary Classics Top Honours Book Award!

The Literary Classics International Book Awards recognize “contributions to the craft of writing, illustrating, and publishing exceptional...

November 1, 2018

The 2018 Literary Classics Book Award Finalists have been announced and A.T. Balsara’s young adult novel The Great & the Small is on the list!

The Great & the Small and the other finalists were selected from submissions from around the world and represent “the foremost...

October 15, 2018

A.T. Balsara's young adult novel The Great & the Small continues to gain recognition.

The Great & the Small has already been included in the Spring Issue of Best Books for Kids & Teens, been a finalist in the 12th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards, and earned...

June 25, 2018

We're very excited to announce that A.T. Balsara's The Great & the Small is a Purple Dragonfly Book Award winner!

The Great & the Small came in second place in both the Fantasy & Science Fiction category and in the Young Adult category, once more proving the quality of...

June 13, 2018

A. T.  Balsara's The Great & the Small has been listed as a finalist in the 2018 National Indie Excellence Award and it has been featured in the Spring issue of Best Books for Children and Teens. To celebrate these wonderful recognitions, we’ve set up a reading an...

May 25, 2018

Hi everyone! Hope you’ve been having a fantastic week. We wrapped up the ARK blog tour on Tuesday and had a cover reveal for Love Life to Death, a cult suspense novel we’re very excited for. It’s been a good week, and what is a good week without some good web browsing?...

May 22, 2018

A.T. Balsara's young adult novel, The Great & the Small, has been named a finalist in the 12th annual National Indie Excellence Awards!

The National Indie Excellence Awards celebrate independent publishing by recognizing authors and publishers who "go the extra mile to...

May 8, 2018

We're very excited to announce that The Great & the Small by A.T. Balsara has been included in The Canadian Children's Book Centre's Spring Issue of Best Books for Kids & Teens!

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, non-profit organization dedicated...

November 6, 2017

Today, we are in for a real treat as author and illustrator of The Great and the Small joins the CDP blog and lets us pick her brain. The spooky and beautifully illustrated YA book released on October 31. You definitely want to get your copy!

Where did the idea of The G...

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