Monday, November 5, 2012

My First Press Release

Debut Author Reimagines a Classic to Create Setting for First Novel

Snoqualmie Valley author talks about influences, struggles and triumphs with writing a novel

For Immediate Release
(Duvall, WA – November 5, 2012) For Duvall, Washington resident Jae Holt, making the decision to write a book was only the first step. The second step was to create the characters and build the world they would live in. Ms. Holt’s interests in literary classics helped create a fantasy world in which her first novel, Circles, takes place. Meet her at her book signing on Saturday, November 17, in Duvall, where she will discuss the process of writing and publishing a novel from her perspective.

Ms. Holt’s novel weaves elements of the epic poem, Inferno, to create a dark backdrop for her characters’ story. Set in the Pacific Northwest, university student Caisey Rowan carries on with her quiet life, not knowing she carries a secret that makes her a target for demons. One demon in particular makes Caisey’s capture his top priority, because her life may bring back something he lost.

Jae Holt will hold a book signing to promote her new novel on Saturday, November 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at CC’s Espresso, located at 15525 Main Street, Duvall, WA 98019.

Ms. Holt’s debut novel, Circles, is available through, Barnes and Noble Booksellers and MamaManga, a local bookshop in Duvall. The listed price is $9.99. An eBook version of Circles will be forthcoming.

About Jae Holt
Jae Holt was born and raised in Maui, Hawaii. She has a B.A. in both English and Communications from the University of Washington. She loves cats and cosplay, a form of character dress-up made popular in Japan. She currently resides in Duvall, Washington.

For more information on Circles, please visit or contact MamaManga at 206.963.7031.

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