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Publisher of Literary & Historical Fiction Written by Women Authors

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Thorncraft books are available in trade paperback, ebook versions, and audiobooks.


AUGUST 2013. Hailed as "a deeply moving story, one not given to easy resolution," Grace Among the Leavings is a child's perspective of the Civil War.

Book Group Discussions: Melissa Corliss DeLorenzo has discussed her novel, The Mosquito Hours, with book groups. She is available to attend in person at certain locations & can also meet via Skype conference call. Find out how your book group can talk with the author.

Breathe Your OM Balance™ shirts are here! Book is forthcoming in 2015. Order your shirt today!

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APRIL 2014. Set on the Massachusetts coast, The Mosquito Hours is a multi-generational story about how the women in a family attempt to keep secrets about their desires, spirituality, and motherhood.

The musical CD by Dennis Darling, Incidental Grace: Music Inspired by Grace Among the Leavings, is now available, and you can purchase it from our online store. Purchase directly from us & sponsor fair trade, organic products.Click here to visit our store





Save the Date: Memorial weekend 2015! Grace Among the Leavings will be on stage for three performances at Lincoln's New Salem Historic Site, Theater in the Park's outdoor theater! May 22, 23, 24, 2015. More details here...

Forthcoming Titles for 2015

Talking Underwater

A Novel 

Melissa Corliss DeLorenzo
One Girl's Journey to Find Inner Strength through Breath & Balance.
Breathe Your OM Balance

FORTHCOMING: MAY 2015. "Vibrant in detail! Meet & fall in love with the characters...and along the way, learn the secrets of great story-telling."--Bud Willis, author of Marble Mountain: A Vietnam Memoir

Book Launch for Poke Sallet Queen & the Family Medicine Wheel by Shana Thornton at Parnassus Books in Nashville, TN, on Saturday, May 09, at 2 p.m. CST. Click here for more details...