Atlanta Noir will be published simultaneously in paperback and eBook formats.
Featuring brand-new stories by: Tananarive Due, Kenji Jasper, Tayari Jones, Dallas Hudgens, Jim Grimsley, Brandon Massey, Jennifer Harlow, Sheri Joseph, Alesia Parker, Gillian Royes, Anthony Grooms, John Holman, Daniel Black, and David James Poissant.
The editor, Tayari Jones, is a successful novelist and one of the better-known writers coming out of Atlanta. She is also a fantastic and tireless self-promoter.
Publicize to major dailies, weeklies, literary publications, alternative publications. Major radio and television push, with a strong local angle.
Akashic's promotion will have a strong social media component that will rely heavily on the editor's phenomenal network of fans.