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March 16, 2017

Finalist For Book of the Year Award

Something Is Rotten in Fettig has been named as a finalist in the 2016 Foreword Indies Book of the Year Awards in the Adult Fiction Humor category.

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August 22, 2016

Interview with Blogger Chris Cooper


Chris Rice Cooper conducted an interesting interview with Jere Krakoff about his life, career and Something is Rotten in Fettig.


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April 2016

Recommended by Kirkus


Something Is Rotten in Fettig was named a "Recommended Book" by Kirkus Reviews.


February 20, 2016

Book Launch


The book launch of Something Is Rotten in Fettig was held on Saturday, February 20, 2016, at Cooper-Siegel Library in Fox Chapel, PA. About 40 people attended the event and enjoyed hearing a reading of one of the book's chapters as well the inspiration behind the novel.






















October 29, 2015

Press Release


Anaphora Literary Press has issued a press release announcing that Something Is Rotten in Fettig will be published in February, 2016. Click below for the release.


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October 8, 2015

2015 Gival Press Novel Finalist


Initially, the novel’s working title was The Trial of Leopold Plotkin. It wasn’t until much later that the title was changed to Something Is Rotten in Fettig. I submitted the book under the working title to Gival Press for its annual novel competition.


In early October, Gival Press announced the results of the national competition. The Trial of Leopold Plotkin, the working title, was selected as one of four finalists for the 2015 award. I appreciate this recognition.


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