Authors Guild of Tennessee is a group of about fifty published authors who live in East Tennessee. Many of our stories are set in this area, reflecting either its present-day culture or its history.

Click on any book to link to the Amazon listing for description, price, and reviews. Click on the author names for brief biographies and other information.

Mission Statement: To support, encourage, and facilitate our members in their writing projects, and to promote their work on social media, at fairs, festivals, book signing events, and in local retail stores.


Tracy Taylor, owner of TNT Marketing was the featured speaker at the AGT monthly meeting on September 5, 2019

In her talk, Ms. Taylor outlined the ten most important tips for marketing on social media, including: asking your fans for feedback, sharing your writing experience with them, and discussing with them your mutual love of books.

New Releases

Featured Author

The Featured Author for the month of September is Linda Shepherd

Featured Genre

The Featured Genre for the month of September is Biography / Memoirs

Inspirational Quote for the Day, by Randall Carpenter

By: Randall L. Carpenter on Thu, 19 Sep 2019
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Often, we’re better than the decisions we make. We react too quickly to upsetting situations, disappointments we don’t expect, and ... Read More

Podcasting of "Pushing Back" continues with Chap. 7

By: Jim Hartsell on Wed, 15 May 2019
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The newest installment of Boone’s story finds him taking the truck out on the road for the first time, taking stock of his meager a... Read More


Great News!

By: Susan Kite on Thu, 02 May 2019
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Thought I would finally post my good news. I have had my kid's story, The Legend of Billy Bob Flybottom picked up by Doodle and Pe... Read More


Chapter Four of "Pushing Back" released today

By: Jim Hartsell on Wed, 24 Apr 2019
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The fourth chapter of my podcast of "Pushing Back," the first book in the Boone series, can be found along with chapters 1-3 here as we... Read More


Friendships And Opportunities

By: Danielle Asher on Fri, 19 Apr 2019
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Friendships And Opportunities Getting involved in the Authors Guild of Tennessee has given me new friendships, opportunities and optio... Read More


Chapter Three podcast of "Pushing Back" released

By: Jim Hartsell on Thu, 18 Apr 2019
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Good morning, all . . . The third chapter of “Pushing Back” was released yesterday and can be found here: http://housemountai... Read More