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Flutter 2 Kickstarter Announced

April 13, 2015 | 215Ink

This summer, 215 Ink will release Flutter, Volume Two: Don’t Let Me Die Nervous, the latest in the Flutter graphic novel series by Jennie Wood and Jeff McComsey. Ahead of Flutter, Volume Two’s release, a Flutter Kickstarter is planned for April 13 through May 12. The goal of this Kickstarter is to raise funds to print enough copies of the 100+ page, full color Flutter Vol. 1 & 2 graphic novels so that we can get them into comic shops across the country...

Boston Pastry Chef to Publish First Novel

March 19, 2105 | The Boston Globe

Congrats to Louise Miller, a Boston-based pastry chef and alum of Grub Street's Novel Incubator program, who's sold her first novel, Fair Season, to Pamela Dorman Books in a two-book deal. Fair Season follows a Boston pastry chef who accidentally sets her private club on fire and heads to Vermont, where she finds solace, love, and community as the chief baker and pie expert at a local inn.

Foreword Reviews' INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards Finalists

March 12, 2015 | INDIEFAB

Each year, Foreword Reviews shines a light on a select group of indie publishers, university presses, and self-published authors whose work stands out from the crowd. Congrats to Jennie Wood, an alum of Grub Street's Novel Incubator program, on her 2014 nomination for A Boy Like Me.

Women to Watch: 2015 Edition

March 2, 2015 | BookPage

Congrats to Patricia Park, an alum of GrubStreet's Novel Incubator program, on being named one of BookPage's 'Women to Watch' in 2015 with her debut novel, Re Jane. Which other women join her this year? Here's their list of the top 10 candidates.

Street Smarts: Catching up with Boston's independent writing center

December 10, 2013 | Improper Bostonian

Exciting news about the Novel Incubator—how did that program come to be? The idea was born out of our experience on the ground working with novelists. We saw that it was a need, because it’s an area that MFA programs really don’t cover. Some do, but most don’t, because it doesn’t fit with an academic structure very well. The short story works better generally in a traditionally constructed MFA program…. So we sat down and tried to plan what we thought would be the program most useful to a very serious writer with a draft already in hand...

3 Writing-Centers in Massachusetts

September 12, 2013 | Savvy Writers & e-Books online

Grub has an incredible year-long program called the “Novel Incubator”, which only select authors can get into, and which provides the kind of intense development of a novel you would only find in an MFA program...

Grub Street Student Lands Two-Book Deal

August 27, 2013 | Publisher's Weekly

After participating in Boston's independent writing center's Novel Incubator program, E. B. Moore signed a two-book deal with Penguin for An ...

Eve Bridburg, interviewed by Derek Alger

March 1, 2013 | Pif Magazine

Our Novel Incubator Program is the only program of its kind on the country. It's a year-long intensive novel workshop built from the point of view of the ...

How to Hatch a Novel

February 17, 2012 | Fiction Writers Review

Grub Street, Boston's independent writing center, aims to find out with an experimental new course dubbed the “Novel Incubator.” (Disclaimer: I have ...