Blue Skirt Press

Blue Skirt Productions Print and E-Book Titles


Women: Heart & Whimsy, a coloring book featuring the art of MaryElizabeth Mono explores the feminine with an uplifting sensuality that invites the observer to look deeper. This book contains 20 original images to color. Release Date: October 15th, 2015. BUY NOW (autographed + free US shipping) You may also order this book with a 12 pack of Crayola colored pencils for an additional $2.99 by clicking here.


BrokenPartsCoverFinalFrontBroken Parts by Gayle Towell. Jake Smith, a book smart loner hiding in a dead-end welding job, is thrown for a loop when his fifteen-year-old brother Ben shows up on his doorstep after outing their father for molestation. During Dad’s trial it comes to light that not only was Jake also abused, but he turned a blind eye for years as it happened to his brother. But with Dad in jail and Mom insistent that Ben is lying, Ben is forced to rely on Jake even if he can’t forgive him, and Jake is forced to step up and care for his brother despite struggling with his own trauma and brutal flashbacks.

Broken Parts is the first full novel in a series exploring how these brothers evolve socially and emotionally in the aftermath of their father’s abuse and in the face of life’s never-ending ordeals. Jake and Ben fight like siblings despite their growing dependence on each other in this dark, emotional tale full of grit, humor, and the spark of survival. Release date: August 15, 2015. ORDER AUTOGRAPHED COPY NOW FOR $15.99 (free US shipping), or take advantage of a special package deal and ORDER BROKEN PARTS + BLOOD GRAVITY  FOR JUST $19.99 (both autographed + free US shipping)!



 Nightmarish Dreams a coloring book featuring the art of Chris Bonney. This book contains 21 original 8 by 10 images to color. Chris Bonney’s artwork has been described as a cross between Tim Burton and Dr. Seuss. Release Date: June 20th, 2015. BUY NOW (Free shipping to US addresses) You may also order this book with a 12 pack of Crayola colored pencils for an additional $2.99 by clicking here.



The Shepherd’s Journals by Drew Andrews. Constantly seeking God in both the everyday and the esoteric, an obsessive and conflicted prophet known only as the Shepherd lives out his salvation under streetlights, in grand visions, and in the arms of others. These journals chronicle his experience as he struggles with divine calling and human need. The Shepherd’s Journals is part poetic love letter, part prayer, and part feral howl against modern living. Its musical rhythm pulls readers in and guides them through an uneasy, spring-tension urban landscape. Release Date: March 15, 2015. BUY NOW (Free shipping to US addresses)




The Butch/Femme Photo Project by Wendi Kali. There are many identities within the LGBTQI community. Among these are butch and femme. Both of these identities date back to the beginning of the 20th century and are a part of the lesbian and bisexual subculture. Both have taken on many definitions. In this collection of photographs, people from across the United States and Canada who claim these identities today share their own definitions and describe how they express themselves uniquely. Release Date: December 15, 2014. BUY NOW (Free shipping to US addresses)



Blood Gravity a novella by Gayle Towell. With a mother buried in denial and a manipulative father who sexually abused him from age ten, college sophomore Jake Smith struggles in secret with anxiety and a self-injury addiction. When emotional fallout after a disastrous family camping trip leaves Jake unable to cope, fear that his five-year-old brother may one day suffer the same abuse is the only thing that can bring him back from the edge. Release date: September 15, 2014. BUY NOW (Free shipping to US addresses)