Announcement: The Other Side Audio-book Out Now

A. E. here with a special big announcement, and a reveal on something I’ve been sitting on for months actually. The audio-book of The Other Side is on sale! The Other Side audio-book was released Friday, May 6th and is currently available to purchase on Amazon, Audible, and iTunes. Now in case I have any…

A. E. Reads: Maya and the Rising Dark [Book Review]

Today’s A. E. Reads book review is on Maya and the Rising Dark, a 2020 middle grade novel written by Rena Barron. I found this book by looking up middle grade books with black characters and came across a whole slew of books to read. After much debate over the lists, my top choice to…

New Novel: Introducing Emmy Bell series by A. E. Costello

Hi, A. E. here. Sooo…remember when I said the parts I discarded from Zippy Mae are another story from my post last week? Well I meant that literally. Out of nearly everything I decided didn’t fit Zippy Mae, I made the Emmy Bell series. So, here it is! Its got a title and everything! How…

[Update] Where is Zippy Mae?

Hi, A. E. here. Today I wanted to update on where I am at with my current project, the Zippy Mae series. I announced this series last year and have been working on it ever since. I’ve restarted my draft twice, and am on the third draft now. After a lot of world-building, I decided…