Author: Erika Davis

  1. Master Wings Publishing's Tips on How to Write and Publish a Biography
    Master Wings Publishing’s Tips on How to Write and Publish a Biography
    A good biography is a wildly different animal than a good fictional tale, but it’s also more than page after page of facts. If you’re in the process of writing a biography about a notable person, we can give you the standard advice: maintain a strong timeline as a backbone reference, track your sources throughout, and perform meticulous research on significant events as well as the buildup to these events. But we can also give you the insider tips that elevate biography authors to the next level, potentially securing publishing deals and critical acclaim. Here are essential how to successfully write and publish a biography.
  2. Boost Your Book Club with Politics, Partnerships, & Power: The Lives of Ralph E. & Marguerite Stitt Church
    Boost Your Book Club with Politics, Partnerships, & Power: The Lives of Ralph E. & Marguerite Stitt Church
    A gripping tale of a powerhouse couple who broke barriers and built a lasting political legacy – this is the type of book that book club discussions were made for.  Politics, Partnerships, & Power: The Lives of Ralph E. & Marguerite Stitt Church by Jay Pridmore & Christine Wolf is full of both history and intrigue. The couple were pioneers in Illinois’ 'legislative service and instrumental in developing local initiatives that went beyond state borders - including Marguerite’s leadership in creating the Peace Corps.
  3. Master Wings Publishing Celebrates Small Press Month
    Celebrating Small Press Month
    March is National Small Press Month, and as an independent publishing house that seeks to create and promote exceptional books that inspire, educate, and endure, we are thrilled to celebrate it every year. Small Press Month began in 1996 to celebrate small and independent publishers’ place in the industry and highlight their important contributions to the publishing landscape.
  4. Master Wings Publishing Honors Female Black/African American Veterans and Advocates
    Honoring Female Black/African American Veterans and Advocates
    Master Wings Publishing shares distinctive voices and enduring tales. With Black History Month ending and the start of Women’s History Month approaching, we’re providing a list of remarkable narratives of female Black/African American veterans.
  5. Five Supplemental Books for Politics, Partnerships, Power: The Lives of Ralph E. & Marguerite Stitt Church
    Five Supplemental Books for Politics, Partnerships, Power: The Lives of Ralph E. & Marguerite Stitt Church
    With hundreds of citations, Master Wings’ newest title Politics, Partnerships, & Power: The Lives of Ralph E. & Marguerite Stitt Church by Jay Pridmore and Christine Wolf is as SP Review describes: “rich in historical context and well-researched detail.” But as we know, the more you know, the more you want to know!
  6. Master Wings Publishing shares ten memoirs to shine a new light on the trials and triumphs of military experiences.
    Ten Must-Read Military Memoirs from Illinois Authors
    Page-turning action, gripping narratives,  and poignant perspectives – these ten Illinois military memoirs shine a new light on the trials and triumphs of military experience. Even better, all of these memoirs are written by authors with connections to Illinois. Master Wings Publishing has brought military memoirs to the forefront recently with LITA & JEAN - Memoirs of Two Generations of Military Women by Lita Tomas & Jean Marie McNamara, and we’d proud to continue to highlight these kinds of can’t-miss titles here.
  7. Master Wings Publishing Celebrates National Book Month
    National Book Month: 3 Ways to Celebrate
    Bibliophiles rejoice! October is National Book Month, and at Master Wings Publishing, we are thrilled to have an entire month to revel in all things books. We recently shared ways to honor books for National Book Lovers Day, and now we’re sharing three additional ideas to extend the celebration.
  8. Book recommendations from Master Wings Publishing.
    From WWII Epics to Architectural Marvels: Handpicked Book Recommendations by Master Wings Publishing Authors
    Are you ready to embark on a literary journey that will ignite your imagination and deepen your love for reading? In honor of National Read A Book Day, we've teamed up with some of the brilliant minds at Master Wings Publishing to curate a list of their all-time favorite titles. These aren't just books; they're stories that have captured their hearts and minds. Here are their book recommendations.
  9. Celebrating National Book Lovers Day
    While every day is Book Lovers Day at Master Wings Publishing, the officially recognized National Book Lovers Day is August 9th. We love seeing an entire day dedicated to all things books. Here are five unique ways you can celebrate.
  10. A Guide to Popular eBook Formats
    An eBook is an electronic or digital version of a printed book. A variety of eBook file formats exist, each with their own strengths and limitations. In this post, we’ll cover the differences between the two most popular formats: PDF and EPUB.