Category Archives : News


Bring Back Our Girls, by Vanessa Rennie, Associate Editor, Laughing Fire Press 3

As the publication of our collection of short stories, American 419 and Other Stories, written by Nigerian author Adetokunbo Abiola approaches, the horrific kidnapping of over 200 young Nigerian schoolgirls, and the resulting “Bring Back Our Girls” movement, brings the many conflicts that Nigerians face every day to the center stage of news outlets and […]


Slow Train Coming: The Blog 6

My name is Dylan Jerome, Publisher of Laughing Fire Press. I would like to welcome you to the Laughing Fire Press blog, SLOW TRAIN COMING. Having a blog gives us an opportunity to tell you about the Press, our goals, how we came into being, our philosophy, the types of books we publish, upcoming publications, […]