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Life and Times at 3324 Tate St.” is a raw and gripping novel based on the true story of the author’s life

NEW YORK (WEB PR) September 30, 2022 Beverly Queen, who was born and raised in Baltimore City, has completed her new book “Biography of Beverly Queen: Life and Times at 3324 Tate St.”: a captivating and powerful book based on the true story of the journey of author through life. This captivating book shares the author’s experience of living ...

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How to make a butter board, according to the chef behind the trend

The grip the butter board has on TikTok and Instagram foodies is tight — and for good reason. A butter board is easy to build and is open to the chef’s interpretation. The butter board started trending earlier this month from a video Brooklyn cook Justine Doiron posted to Instagram on September 15 claiming she wanted to make butter boards ...

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PANZ Book Design Awards 2022 winners announced

September 26, 2022 @booksandpublishing The winners of the 2022 Publishers Association of New Zealand (PANZ) Book Design Awards have been announced. The winners in each category are: Gerard Reid Award for Best Book Conversātiō — In the company of bees (Anne Noble with Zara Stanhope & Anna Brown, Massey University Press), cover designed by Anna Brown & Matt Law, interior ...

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The Bookseller – Commentary – It will never work, they said…

When I started Scorpius Books, I wanted to create a company that tackled the somewhat antiquated way the publishing industry works, because sometimes we have to break the rules, remember what’s possible. Having worked as an editor for over 14 years for publishers and authors, in addition to being a published author myself, I had seen enough of the industry ...

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A Southington woman’s first book deals with the aftermath of young love

SOUTHINGTON – Brooke Cochrane, a local and Southington High School graduate, recently published her first novel, ‘Stranger’. The young adult novel is a fusion of mystery and romance. It follows two high school students – Hartley and Jason – who are caught up in an unexpected tragedy as they explore the aftermath of their fast-paced romance. “I wanted to write ...

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Sick, sad or in need of comfort? Young adult fiction can be the perfect balm | Books

There’s something about a mild case of the flu that instantly sends me back to my childhood. Usually, when illness strikes, I go to my parents’ house, pull out my teddy bear-shaped heat pack, and dramatically lay down on the couch, periodically asking for mac and cheese or cups of tea. There, my favorite indulgence is taking a bath while ...

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The Bookseller – News – Welsh publisher Seren Books launches poetry podcast

Independent Press Seren is launching a poetry podcast this fall, interviewing nine poets over nine weeks. The Seren Poetry podcast will launch on October 6, National Poetry Day. Each poet featured in the series has recently published a collection with Seren. The first episode will feature an interview with Polly Atkin whose collection Many with the body was shortlisted for ...

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The bookseller – Rights – Simon & Schuster wins the new Tsangs intermediate series

Simon & Schuster Children’s has landed Dragon Force, a new mid-level series from Katie and Kevin Tsang with illustrator Peter Antonsson. Managing Director Rachel Denwood and Senior Editor Amina Youssef have acquired the UK and Commonwealth rights to three books in RCW’s Dragon Force series by Claire Wilson. The first book will be published in September 2023 and will be ...

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Resigning quietly comes down to bad managers

Maybe it’s the pandemic. Maybe it’s social media. Or the need for work-life balance. Quiet abandonment is all the buzz around water coolers, virtual and in-person. It is a new name for a behavior that has existed since the beginning of labor. For some workers, this means not taking on additional tasks without additional pay. For others, it means doing ...

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Truss urged to invest in libraries and scrap audiobook tax | Editing

New Prime Minister Liz Truss should scrap “the last remaining reading tax”, guarantee schools funding for author visits and invest in libraries, authors and publishers say. Truss officially became the UK’s new Prime Minister yesterday after meeting the Queen at Balmoral. Michelle Donelan has been named Truss’ Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. Nadine Dorries, who was ...

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‘Head Witch’ is no more: New book establishes Roger Conant’s place in history | New

SALEM — For tourists who obviously don’t know any better, Roger Conant is the “chief witch” represented by a towering bronze statue in front of the Salem Witch Museum. But he was in fact a “planter,” a prominent settler considered the father of Salem and today the namesake of streets and public places throughout the North Shore. Decades before the ...

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Goodnight Moon has been comforting kids at bedtime for 75 years

Meghan Collins Sullivan/NPR Without mystery, hero, handsome prince or fairy godmother — good night moon has put millions of children to sleep, in more than two dozen languages, for 75 years. Written by Margaret Wise Brown, with illustrations by Clement Hurd, the picture book, which has sold over 40 million copies since its publication on September 3, 1947, wins over ...

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Stephen Glasser, co-founder of the Legal Times newspaper, dies at 79

Stephen A. Glasser, who trained as a lawyer but found far greater fulfillment shaping the legal profession as a publisher and entrepreneur, partnering with his wife in 1978 to found the Legal Times, a small but influential newspaper that helped demystify a traditionally secretive and insular newspaper. industry, died Aug. 25 in a Manhattan hospital. He was 79 years old. ...

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Sunday Dinner Publishing Announces Next Diverse Children’s Book

Los Angeles, California, August 31, 2022 – (PR.com) – Independent publisher Sunday Dinner Publishing has announced the release of its latest diverse children’s book, “Parker Peterzak has the Big School Blues,” by author Angel Tate and Brittany Moody. The black-owned publisher is excited about the acquisition and the team. The title is the first chapter in the series of books ...

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Publisher tackles language extinction issue with faith-based book

Amid alarm being raised in sociolinguistic circles that more than 90% of the world’s major languages ​​are at risk of extinction over the next century, LoveWorld Publishing Ltd, publishers of The Rhapsody of Realities, revealed on Friday that the publication has now been translated. in 7,000 languages ​​around the world to tackle the problem. Speaking at a global press conference ...

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Three new books in the “Writer in Context” series seek to improve our understanding of translated literature

Each book is comprehensive, with samples of the writer’s fiction, new essays, critical reception, letters from readers, and bio-chronology Each book is comprehensive, with samples of the writer’s fiction, new essays, critical reception, letters from readers, and bio-chronology In a revealing scene, Mitro by Krishna Sobti (from Mitro be damned, 1966), unhooks her blouse in front of her older sister-in-law ...

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“Funny Pages” Examined: The Conventional Rebellion of a Teenage Prodigy

Owen Kline’s feature debut, “Funny Pages,” is a film of ideas, or rather one idea, with an ostensible subject. Like many of these films, its first action shot and character background are thinned out to make the illustration of its thesis all the more clear. The film is a serious comedy centered on a high school student named Robert Bleichner ...

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Sweatshop Acquires Hage Book, Creates $10,000 First Nations Scholarship

August 22, 2022 @booksandpublishing Sweatshop Literacy Movement Inc. Acquired Worldwide Rights à The racial politics of Australian multiculturalism by anthropologist, public intellectual and cultural critic Ghassan Hage. The book will include new editions of Hage’s publications white nation and Against paranoid nationalismwhich will respectively celebrate their 25th and 20th anniversaries. The racial politics of Australian multiculturalism will also feature Hage’s ...

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Publishing director turned author: Ebony Ladelle ’10

Ebony Ladelle ’10, MS Publishing, author turned marketing and publishing executive, writes about the universal language of love. Image You were recently marketing director of branded publishing at Penguin House, and you’ve since become a full-time author, with your first book, love radio, released in May 2022. Tell us about the central theme of this book and what inspired you ...

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‘Horse Whisperer’ author Nicholas Evans dies at 72

Placeholder while loading article actions Nicholas Evans, a British novelist whose debut album, ‘The Horse Whisperer’, became a publishing phenomenon, selling more than 15 million copies and leading to a hit film adaptation by Robert Redford, died on August 9 at his home in Totnes, in the English county of Devon. He was 72 years old. His death, following a ...

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Authors share summer reading selections

Writers take time to read – it’s kind of a prerequisite for creativity and a good holiday habit! By asking a few authors about their “work” and their summer reading, they answered. More of their comments will be published in the August 28 column. Lynne Griffin “My summer reads always include books that I’ve kept at the top of my ...

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Sergio Pérez’s new book “Dios dentro de mí” is an uplifting read that enlightens the mind and fuels the heart with courage, faith and strength despite adversity.

SAN ANTONIO, August 12, 2022 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC WIRE PR/ — The recent publication “Dios dentro de mí” by Page Publishing author Sergio Pérez is an enlightening exposition that leads one to see and embrace God’s grace in a life of darkness, terror and turmoil. Sergio Pérez, a renowned psychotherapist specializing in alternative therapies within quantum medicine and energy management, has completed ...

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Alumni News | Hannah Koerner fills her NYC apartment and career with books

Hannah Koerner, now with Hachette Book Group in New York Hannah Koerner ’17BA, an alumnus of Ohio University, interned at two publishing houses as a student. Now she is living her dream by working for a book publisher in New York. “In college, I got all the publishing-related experience I could through internships at OHIO and summer internships in New ...

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News Corp nearly doubles its profits thanks to digital advertising and subscribers | press company

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation nearly doubled its profits in 2021/22 to a record $760m (A$1.1bn). The US-listed company owns News Corp Australia, as well as numerous mastheads in the US and UK, alongside book publisher HarperCollins and a majority stake in the property advertising company REA Group. Net profit rose 95% year-on-year, while revenue for the year ending June 2022 ...

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Antitrust lawsuit puts book publishing industry in the dock

The Justice Department’s effort to block the merger of Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster isn’t just a showcase of the Biden administration’s tougher approach to corporate consolidation, it’s a rare moment for the publishing industry itself to be placed in the dock. In the first week of a scheduled two- to three-week trial in the U.S. District Court ...

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Square Enix sold studios as Tomb Raider cannibalized other sales

Square Enix executives, in their first quarterly earnings call since selling off the Tomb Raider and Deus Ex franchises and the studios that make them, explained the move to investors on Friday. The reasoning of the editor, according to analyst David Gibsonis that its western studios and their products might have cannibalized sales from the rest of the group, so ...

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Should we now also despise colonial architecture?

Artificial Islands: Adventures in the Dominions Owen Hatherley Rehearsal booksp. 335£12.99 Here’s one thing. A disturbing book about disturbing cities. And it’s full of loaded questions. Like Hezbollah, the publisher uses the silhouette of an automatic weapon as its logo. This is a trigger warning. Jonathan Swift wrote: “All poets and philosophers who will find Some favorite system in their ...

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Square Enix releases new picture book based on Final Fantasy called Chocobo and the Airship

Square Enix has announced a new Final Fantasy picture book adventure titled, Chocobo and the Airship, which will be packed full of gorgeous art. You’ll be able to get your hands on Chocobo and the airship when it launches on March 21 next year. Square Enix says that Chocobo and the Airship is written by Kazuhiko Aoki, who is the ...

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Top Japanese Manga Publishers Sue Massive Hacking Site

Piracy is the bane of any creator’s existence, and manga artists have suffered greatly from the industry. After all, manga piracy is huge, and it’s only growing as the medium itself gains more fans. Of course, steps have been taken by publishers to stop pirates over the years, and these legal initiatives have been on the rise recently. And now ...

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A biographer accused of harassment and rape will publish his memoirs | Books

The author of a biography of Philip Roth who was pulled from print by his original publisher last year after allegations he raped several women and groomed his former college students for sexual encounters when they were older is preparing to publish a book posing as a warning tale of so-called cancel culture. Blake Bailey’s latest book is set to ...

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School sales up 26% | Books+Publishing

July 26, 2022 @booksandpublishing In the United States, Scholastic’s revenue increased 26% to US$1.6 billion (A$2.3 billion) in the year ending May 31. The company recorded an operating profit of US$97.5 million (A$140.2 million) after a loss of US$22.7 million in 2021, due to the closure of book fairs by covid19. The company attributed its strong performance last year to ...

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Reviews | There’s more than one way to ban a book

A recent insight in Publishers Weekly into the state of free speech in the industry noted: “Many long-time booksellers have said what makes the present unprecedented is a new push for censorship – and self-censorship – coming from the left.” When the reporter asked half a dozen influencers from top publishing houses to comment, only one agreed to speak – ...

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Independent CT book publisher Globe Pequot returns to Essex

“It’s really amazing, the growth we’ve seen even through 2020. We consider ourselves really lucky. I think it’s a credit to the dedication [of our staff],” she said. Kastner said Lamont applauded the success of Globe Pequot at the ceremony and stressed the importance of independent small businesses. State Rep. Christine Palm, D-Chester, also attended the ceremony. ceremony, she said. ...

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Minneapolis Black-owned publishing house strives to get more color voices on the printed page

Minneapolis book publisher Mary Taris is on a mission. “There’s a huge learning curve,” she says. “I love to read, but at a certain point, you want to see yourself represented. You want to be able to connect with stories. His plan: get more black voices on the printed page. “It will take a collective effort, but I believe we ...

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PANZ Book Design Awards 2022 Finalists Announced

July 19, 2022 @booksandpublishing The finalists for the 2022 Publishers Association of New Zealand (PANZ) Book Design Awards have been announced. Finalists were announced in 10 categories including: Best Illustrated Book Bill Hammond: Across the Evening Sky (Peter Vangioni with Tony de Lautour, Rachael King, Nic Low, Paul Scofield and Ariana Tikao, Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū), designed ...

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How to Write an Entire Book in a Notes App

I started writing a novel one night a week when my oldest was a baby. I just finished a big rewrite and I finally feel ready to take the next steps in getting my story out to the world. But I didn’t get there by spending days in a peaceful writing retreat. More often than not, managing my time around ...

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Kendrick Perkins publishes his first book next year

Kendrick Perkins tells his own story in a new book due out February 21, 2023. “The Education of Kendrick Perkins,” co-authored by Seth Rogoff, is a 304-page memoir sharing Perkins’ insights into his basketball career, race, and fatherhood. While we’re in legendary conversation! I am proud to announce that my first book is available for pre-order! The Education of Kendrick ...

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Book Writing Experts offers editing services to help her book become a reality

They offer their new book publishing service to their authors and writers to make their books come true and reach their target audience. Los Angeles – July 13, 2022 – If someone is an author with a finished manuscript, or even just starting their writing journey, they have good news for them. Book Writing Experts is proud to announce its ...

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Hamilton woman creates book to help black girls love and style their natural hair

For 20 years, Anita Grant says she had a complicated relationship with her hair. “I religiously pressed my hair and by the time I reached high school…I never really cared about it or showed anyone outside of my family my natural hair,” she said. told CBC Hamilton. But at the start of the pandemic, the 28-year-old Hamiltonian says the way ...

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Court grants book publisher N20m bond

Judge Mojisola Dada of the Special Offenses Court in Ikeja, Lagos State on Friday granted one of Macmillan’s book publishers, Fasasi Bola, bail of N20 million for an alleged fraud case of $156,711 involving another Macmillan Nigeria editor, Professor Adesanya Adelekan. Adelekan remains at large, according to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. The defendant, alongside Macmillan Nigerian Publishers Limited, ...

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BC: 15 bestselling books for the week of July 2

Breadcrumb Links local arts Entertainment Books Compiled by the Association of Book Publishers of BC 15 British Columbia bestselling books for the week. Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on this page. Content of the article 1. Back to Solitude: More Harrowing Sound Adventures with ...

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Rupert Murdoch to Attend Sun Valley Conference

SUN VALLEY, Idaho — Rupert Murdoch will attend Allen & Co.’s Sun Valley conference this week, Variety confirmed. The annual event colloquially known as “Summer Camp for Billionaires” kicks off as usual on July 5 at Sun Valley Lodge in the titular Idaho resort town. Murdoch, 91, arrived at the scene on Monday during the July 4 holiday, according to ...

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5 Recession-Proof Passive Income Streams to Consider

I want to make sure I have passive income in the event of a recession, so I asked the experts. Financial planners recommend investing in self-storage and other real estate, including REITs. Self-publishing books, renting out your stuff, and opening a savings account or CD are other options. Loading Something is loading. As an entrepreneur running a service business in ...

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Arnold Skolnick, whose poster portrayed Woodstock, dies at 85

Arnold Skolnick, who with just a few days of work designed what became one of the most familiar pop culture images of his time, the poster for the original 1969 Woodstock music festival, died on June 15 in Amherst, Mass. He was 85 years old. . His son Alexander Skolnick said the cause was respiratory failure. Mr. Skolnick’s poster design ...

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List of Inspector Morse books in order with expert commentary

Cerebral TV sleuth Endeavor Morse first materialized in Colin Dexter’s best-selling crime novels. Morse was a fascinating new kind of cop, a sensitive soul in love with opera and poetry, not stereotypically weary and alcoholic. Inspector Morse continued to hook American viewers from 1988 to 2001, generated the sequel Inspector Lewis (2006-2016), and the prequel Effort (2012–) starring Shaun Evans ...

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Frank Moorhouse, Australian author and essayist, dies aged 83 | Australian books

Frank Moorhouse, the acclaimed Australian author and essayist best known for the Edith trilogy, has died aged 83. His publisher, Penguin Random House, confirmed on Sunday that he died that morning in a hospital in Sydney. The author of 18 books, in addition to screenplays and essays, Moorhouse has explored Australian identity through the career of Edith Campbell Berry, a ...

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Broadstairs writer to launch first book of poetry – The Isle Of Thanet News

Madeleine White’s The Horse And The Girl will be released next week Broadstairs writer Madeleine White launches her first collection of poetry, Tuesday June 28, at the Bradstow Mill in Broadstairs. The event, from 7:15 p.m. to 9 p.m., will include readings and refreshments. The Horse and the Girl is a series of 30 related narrative poems, conversations between the ...

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Paper crisis hits Pakistan, publishers say there are no books for new academic term

Millions of students in Pakistan may be without books for the new academic term starting in August 2022 as the paper industry association has warned of an impending severe paper shortage. The current crisis stems from the rising prices of locally produced paper. The association blamed the government for failing to control the domestic price log, local media report. During ...

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Titan Comics acquires Conan the Barbarian license for 2023

Conan the Barbarian is jumping ship for a new comic book publisher – again. Titan Comics and Heroic Signatures have teamed up on the Conan License for comic book publishing starting in 2023 with an all-new series on the way. The publisher will also produce remastered archives, including the omnibus program led by Marvel Comics. (Image credit: Titan Comics) This ...

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The Art of Making Art: Lucy Knisley

A book tells a story with words, and a sketch or painting depicts a story with pictures. A comic strip tells a story with words and pictures. Lucy Knisley of Evanston (pronounced “nigh-slee”) creates comics for which she writes the story, draws the pictures and colors the pages. She creates complete visual stories ready for publication. Lucy Knisley in her ...

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BC: 15 bestselling books for the week of June 11

Breadcrumb Links local arts Entertainment Books Compiled by the Association of Book Publishers of BC 15 British Columbia bestselling books for the week. Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on this page. Content of the article 1. Back to Solitude: More Harrowing Sound Adventures with ...

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Authors and industry figures recognized in the 2022 Queen’s Birthday Honors

June 14, 2022 @booksandpublishing A number of Australian authors and industry figures have been honored with Queen’s Birthday Honors this year. Sophie Blackall has been appointed a Member of the General Division of the Order of Australia (AM) for her significant services to children’s literature. Blackall, who is based in New York, is the author and illustrator of six titles, ...

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Anarchist, publisher, would-be assassin: an exhibition documents the life of Stuart Christie | Political past

To British authorities in the 1970s, suspected terrorist Stuart Christie posed a dangerous threat, but to his admirers he was brave, principled and gifted. Now, audiences will have the chance to judge for themselves as a comprehensive archive of Christie – a record of his life as a leading anarchist, author, leftist publisher and would-be political assassin – will be ...

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Miles Franklin Prize Removes Novel From Long List After Author Apologizes For Plagiarism | Books

Australia’s most prestigious literary prize, the Miles Franklin Literary Prize, has removed John Hughes’ The Dogs from its 2022 long list, a day after Hughes apologized for plagiarizing parts of a work by a Nobel Prize winner “without realizing it” in his acclaimed novel. Following a Guardian Australia investigation that found 58 similarities and instances of identical text between parts ...

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Is this the summer when you will read James Joyce’s Ulysses? : Information Center

June 6, 2022 A copy of the first edition of James Joyce’s novel Ulysses. The work, initially serialized, was influential long before it was published as a novel in 1922, according to University of Rochester English professor James Longenbach. (Photo Getty Images / Phil Noble – WPA Pool) Here are a few things to ...

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Bernardine Evaristo fears that publishers are losing interest in black authors | Bernardin Evaristo

Booker Prize-winning author Bernardine Evaristo says she fears publishers’ interest in black authors is just a ‘trend or fad’ that could decline unless the business becomes more diverse . Evaristo, who was the first black woman to win the literary prize for her novel Girl, Woman, Other in 2019, said the Black Lives Matter movement and the 2020 murder of ...

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Rahul Bajaj Review: An Extraordinary Life of Gita Piramal: The Legacy of Rahul Bajaj

Gita Piramal’s biography of one of India’s greatest industrialists is the story of Indian industry, before and after liberalisation, with a spotlight on the role of politics Gita Piramal’s biography of one of India’s greatest industrialists is the story of Indian industry, before and after liberalisation, with a spotlight on the role of politics Gita Piramal’s subtitle of her biography ...

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Is TikTok a friend of the literary world – or its worst enemy?

However, there’s more than one way to become a successful Booktokker, and Anex Wilson, a 22-year-old medical student at Imperial College London and fantasy fiction fanatic, doesn’t care to follow the trends. “I’m just talking about what I’m reading right now. I don’t have a plan or a list, that’s what I want to read at the moment. I could ...

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Can an AI application write a book?

At some point each week, when I have a moment between meeting regular publishing deadlines that earn my living, I tell myself that I should really work on another book. And then I put that thought aside because truth be told, the time/effort/reward equation just doesn’t work in favor of making a book. It never really did for most writers. ...

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The Bookseller – Commentary – Ukrainian children desperately need books – UK publishers, please help

Stories begin and end in communities, and it is the power of communities that can heal and mend the horrors of war. During the Russo-Ukrainian War, communities of publishers, authors, and childhood professionals came together to create and share stories of healing for Ukrainian children. The resilience and sense of hope I felt in these communities are the cornerstones of ...

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Chief Minister NT Book Awards 2022 shortlists announced

May 25, 2022 @booksandpublishing The shortlists for the 2022 Chief Minister’s NT Book Awards, which celebrate writing excellence in the Northern Territory, have been announced. The shortlisted titles in each category are: Fiction Cusp (Mary Anne Butler, Currency Press) The eye of the curlew (Karen Manton, A&U) back to dust (Dani Powell, UWAP) nonfiction Crimes for Peace: Pine Gap, National ...

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1000 pounds before kindergarten! ━Times Publishing Group, Inc.

Did you know that reading to children is one of the most powerful ways to boost their brain power? The simple and enjoyable act of sharing books helps children develop pre-reading skills such as understanding letter sounds, developing a wider vocabulary, and acquiring basic knowledge – all skills that help prepare children to learn to read and enter kindergarten. Santa ...

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Updated Callisto Protocol Publisher share publishing window

News about The Callisto Protocol has slowly but surely started to sink in now that we have a new look at the game with a promise of more to come soon, but the game still doesn’t have a release date as of yet. In some cases, that might be a worrying thing considering how the game was slated for a ...

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UK ebook purchases fall to lowest since 2012

May 20, 2022 @booksandpublishing UK e-book purchases fell to their lowest level since 2012 last year after a record year in 2020, reports the Bookseller. Data from Nielsen BookData, however, shows that estimated spending on e-books remains above 2012, 2013 and 2019 levels due to higher prices paid. It shows that 80 million ebooks were downloaded in 2021, with one ...

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John Bukowski’s first thriller, Project Suicide, turns the cure for Alzheimer’s disease into the political assassin’s ideal weapon

COLUMBUS, Ind., May 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — PathBinder Publishing Columbus, Indianaannounced the release of a first novel of one of his most recent discoveries, the author John Bukowski. His suspenseful political thriller, Project Suicide, takes readers on a mind-bending adventure as a long-awaited cure for Alzheimer’s disease is perverted into a political assassin’s ideal weapon. With a master’s degree in ...

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Flip through the pages of independent comic book history in Newfoundland and Labrador

Comics and graphic novels are the basis of several recent Hollywood blockbusters and long-running television series. But while many may be familiar with title names like DC’s Batman and Marvel The AvengersNewfoundland and Labrador has its own comic book history, which dates back decades. Wallace Ryan, the godfather of Newfoundland comics, has been publishing them since the 1970s and now ...

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Author Kathleen Dutton launches her first novel Out of Habit under self-publisher Inks and Bindings

Author Kathleen Dutton is releasing her first novel Out of Habit – a romantic thriller aimed at teens and young adults – under self-publisher Inks and Bindings. Michigan-based Kathleen Dutton retired from her profession as a clinical engineer training cardiologists in the United States to pursue her love of storytelling. Kathleen has been passionate about the art of writing since ...

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Children’s publisher Adarna offers discount on ‘#NeverAgain’ book bundle

Select titles from Adarna House’s “#NeverAgain” book bundle. (Photo by Instagram/adarnahouse) A children’s publishing house has announced that its titles on or with topics related to Martial law years are on sale and can be ordered in advance. House of Adarna said on Wednesday that Filipinos can pre-order copies of his “#NeverAgain” book bundle and “Ito and Diktadura” title at ...

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Creatd announces its entry into the print edition; Partners with Unbound to Publish First Voice Story Book

Creatd’s inaugural book will be a collection of fictional shorts, featuring the 25 winning stories from The Vocal+ Fiction Awards, Vocal’s recent fiction-focused challenge, which generated over 13,000 creator submissions. In addition to being included in the book, challenge winners received a $5,000 reward. Unrelated, based at London, brings together the worlds of crowdfunding and book publishing, to create a ...

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Authors and publishers want to do more to fight book piracy

Teddy Waaria author of the launch of the book “son of the Nile” at the MOTO Books and Arts Festival. [David Gichuru,Standard] Authors and publishers want strong policy measures to be taken in the fight against book piracy to improve the impact of literature in society. In late April, authors, illustrators, publishers, booksellers and library officials noted with concern that ...

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A second JD Vance book is failing, publisher says

NEW YORK (AP) — A second book by “Hillbilly Elegy” author and U.S. Senate candidate JD Vance who had been under contract to Harper has been canceled, the publisher told The Associated Press on Thursday. The book, currently listed on Amazon.com and until recently on the HarperCollins publishers website, is titled “A Relevant Faith: In Search of Meaningful American Christianity.” ...

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PW speaks with Quincy Jones

Known for his multifaceted roles as a jazz musician and arranger, composer, record producer, and for his work in film and television, Quincy Jones, aka “Q”, has almost single-handedly shaped modern popular music. over the years. over seven decades. In his new book, 12 Notes: On Life and Creativity, now from Abrams, Jones looks back on those decades to compile ...

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Punjab governing body bans sale of three history books for misrepresentation of facts

The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) has banned three books related to Punjab history for misrepresentation of facts, based on an investigation report submitted by the board in March. The state education department, while mostly accepting the contents of the report, had issued instructions that the three books be banned from sale and not taught in schools in their current ...

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How to Develop a Plan to Mitigate the Risk of a Book Ban

Rockville, Md., April 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — According to Simba Informationthe nation’s leading textbook publishers were stunned when the state of Florida rejected 41% of mathematics textbooks adopted by florida schools as not meeting recently revised state standards and requirements. Because these books have already been selected through the standard textbook adoption process, rejected publishers have been taken by surprise ...

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Size of the children’s publishing market 2022-2030 | Main players – Candlewick Press, Hachette Book Group, Harpercollins, Holtzbrinck

New Jersey, United States,- The research study presented here is a very detailed and meticulous depiction of almost all major aspects of the global Children’s Publishing market. It digs deeper into market dynamics including growth drivers, challenges, restraints, trends, and opportunities. Market players can use research studies to strengthen their grip in the global children’s publishing market by gaining insight ...

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Festivities heat up for Floyd Cooper Day One

Plans for the first Floyd Cooper day are kicking into high gear, as the Children’s Book Council finalizes programming details. Scheduled for Friday, May 6, the last day of Children’s Book Week 2022, the event honoring the late author-illustrator known for his storytelling focused on African-American experiences has expanded since its inception. What started as a grassroots effort, orchestrated by ...

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Inspire The Music is a new book exploring 50 years of Roland history

A new book from the publisher who brought us Synth Gems and Push Turn Move celebrate 50 years of Roland’s influence on music and music technology. The release of Inspire The Music: 50 Years of Roland History coincides with Roland’s 50th anniversary, which the company celebrates this year. Exploring the brand’s rich history, the book will include over 70 interviews ...

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The publishing industry offers liberal books for children

Bookstores now only sell certain types of children’s books. “Go to Barnes and Noble,” Bethany Mandel says in my new video, “and you’ll come across a wall of biographies. Probably 27 different books on former Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Awesome. A ton on Kamala Harris. Awesome .” But where are the biographies on the curators? There were none. ...

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Western Carolina University – Hunter Library publishes book reprint with stories from local black community

WCU Stories April 14, 2022 By Geoff Cantrell Victoria A. Casey McDonald, author of “Just Over the Hill: Black Appalachians in Jackson County.” “Just Over the Hill: Black Appalachians in Jackson County,” a decade-old book that tells the stories of local African Americans, is getting a second life, thanks to Western Carolina University. Written by the late Victoria A. Casey ...

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Circus of Dreams by John Walsh review – a literary love-in from the 1980s | Autobiography and memory

Jhe convulsions of the 1980s – a decade of excess, turmoil and collapse – reached the most unlikely quarters. As other parts of the world faced revolution and collapse, the wicked streets of literary London were also in turmoil. If you thought the world of books was a little backwater, John Walsh is here to make you think again. Circus ...

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Jeweler Theo Fennell: ‘To be called the King of Bling is better than the Prince of Darkness’ | Autobiography and memory

JJewelery designer Theo Fennell, 70, was born in Egypt into a military family and educated at Eton. After attending art college, his first job was as an apprentice goldsmith at Hatton Garden in London. He has been creating jewelery and silverware for over 40 years, opening his first shop in Fulham Road in 1982. He lives in London with his ...

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Idina Menzel and John Lithgow talk children’s books during National Library Week – The Hollywood Reporter

Libraries and the connection they provide through their vast print and multimedia collections, technology services, programming and courses exist far beyond the confines of National Library Week. But the American Library Association’s 2022 event, which runs April 3-9, is a particularly timely celebration of these spaces as centers of culture, community, information and imagination, especially for the children. For actor ...

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The 2021 Aurealis Awards finalists revealed

April 7, 2022 @booksandpublishing The finalists for the 2021 Aurealis Awards, given for science fiction, fantasy and horror writing in Australia, have been announced. Among the finalists are: best horror novel The bridge (JS Breukelaar, Meerkat Press) Midnight at the Chapel of Love (Matthew R Davis, JournalStone Publishing) Daddy Lucy and the Boneman (Jason Fischer, Outland Entertainment) The airways (Jennifer ...

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Best new books for young adults to read in April 2022

Editor’s Summary: “Decadent and darkly enchanting, this lavish YA fantasy debut follows seventeen-year-old Jani as she uncovers the deeply unsettling secrets of the legendary Hotel Magnifique.” All her life, Jani dreamed of Elsewhere. Barely getting by with her job at a tannery, she resigned herself to a dreary life in the port town of Durc, caring for her younger sister ...

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Local author KA Ralston founds a publishing house, publishes his first book and will hold a book signing on April 23 |

Longview resident Krysten “KA” Ralston founded July House Publishing earlier this year and recently released her first collection of contemporary poetry, “Ink Blots”, in paperback and ebook. Ralston’s poems “explore grief, grief and loss and take readers on a journey to find healing, self-acceptance and love”, according to reports submitted to the Daily News. “Ink Blots” is divided into three ...

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Tatum Elementary is an engaged learning model for students

Dallas ISD is proud to be home to outstanding neighborhood schools like Tatum Elementary. Find out more about our neighborhood campuses at the Discover Neighborhood Schools events on April 9 and 23. Learn more here. The students sit together with their eyes glued to their teacher, watching and listening intently as she explains today’s goal: They learn the sound of ...

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Author Edith Tramontano’s new book “How Minds Connect Together” is a compelling work based on the author’s varied lived experiences

GLEN BURNIE, Md. (PRWEB) March 28, 2022 Edith Tramontano, who lives in Maryland, has completed her new book “How Spirits Connect Together”: a gripping and powerful story that follows the forbidden romance of two souls who are deeply connected on a spiritual level. Despite their families’ disapproval, the undying love between these two brings them together against all odds. ...

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Bodour lays out plans to fortify the future of global publishing

Bodour Al Qasimi, President of the IPA, during the Trailblazing Women in Publishing session. Gulf today, Staff reporter Highlighting the various new initiatives through which the International Publishers Association (IPA) is trying to sustainably upgrade global publishing and empower its stakeholders as they rebuild in the post-pandemic era, Bodour Al Qasimi , President of the IPA, engaged in key discussions ...

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Dutch publisher widely criticizes Anne Frank’s book

The Hague, Netherlands A group of Dutch historians have published an in-depth critique of the work and conclusion of a cold case team who said they had pieced together the “most likely scenario” of the betrayal of Jewish teenage columnist Anne Frank and from his family. The Cold Case team’s research, which was published earlier this year in The Betrayal ...

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Children’s edition of ‘Little Book of Joy’ is coming this fall | Entertainment News

NEW YORK (AP) — An illustrated edition of a best-selling book co-authored by Nobel Peace Prize laureates the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu will be released this fall. Random House Children’s Books announced Tuesday that “The Little Book of Joy” will be released on September 27, with Rachel Neumann and Douglas Abrams collaborating on the text, and artwork provided ...

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historical novel by the man from Chaumont rewarded at the Independent Press Awards | local history

CHAUMONT — The historical novel “For the Love of Rose: A Journey in Three Worlds” by Chaumontois Robert D. Egby has been selected as “Distinguished Favorite” at the Independent Press Awards 2022. The prize was awarded in the “Teen” category. The prices will be officially announced on Monday. Set in upstate New York in the 1930s, the novel tells the ...

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Book Publishing Paper Market Size and Forecast

New Jersey, United States,- The latest report published by Verified Market Research Reports shows that the Book publishing paper market is expected to grow strongly in the coming years. Analysts have studied market drivers, restraints, risks, and opportunities in the global market. The Book Publishing Paper market report shows the likely direction of the market in the coming years along ...

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18 new books are hitting the shelves this week. ‹ Literary Center

March 15, 2022, 4:55 a.m. It’s official: the sun is setting later and later! We may have lost an hour of sleep this weekend, but in my opinion it is worth the extra hour of daylight that is added. What are you going to do with this time? Maybe curl up by the window and read one of those new ...

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Fix Kiwi Fiction | Writing

Reading room Sales of New Zealand fiction are dismal. Why and how to fix it? The publishing house I work for wants to change the perception of New Zealand fiction. To that end, we’re putting our money where our mouth is and launching a new prize, the Allen & Unwin Commercial Fiction Prize, which offers a $10,000 advance to a ...

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Crisis pushes Japanese publishers to reprint books on Ukraine and Russia

Japanese publishers are increasingly reprinting books and offering free online access to manga about Ukraine and Russia amid heightened reader interest following the invasion of this European country from the East by Moscow. But some companies are wary and rather low-key in promoting reposted material out of consideration for the victims, whose numbers continue to grow in the unfolding humanitarian ...

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A multi-level educational book” is an engaging and educational adventure

MEADVILLE, PA (PRWEB) March 10, 2022 “‘A’ My Name Is Adam: A Multi-Level Educational Book”: A useful opportunity to engage the imagination of young readers. “‘A’ My Name Is Adam: A Multilevel Educational Book” is the creation of published author Julie Sytsma, a loving wife and educator who resides in Arizona. Sytsma shares, “’A’ My Name Is Adam is ...

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Hamilton County Celebrates 200th Anniversary with Book Release • Current Edition

By Les Morris Hamilton County will celebrate its 200th anniversary in 2023 and residents will have the chance to contribute their story to that story. As part of the upcoming bicentennial, the Hamilton County Bicentennial Commission invites past and present residents to submit their memories and experiences of county life for an upcoming book, “Celebrating Hamilton County, Indiana: 200 Years ...

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Work Week Weather: Chance of rain every day this week, possibly ending in snow

CLARKSVILLE, TN (CLARKSVILLE NOW) – After a week of dry sunny days, we are now looking at a chance of rain most days this week. Monday will likely start with showers and thunderstorms, then there will be a break before rain likely returns Tuesday evening, according to the National Weather Service. There is a slight chance of rain on Wednesday, ...

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Author Dani Joy’s new book ‘How the Sun Fell in Love’ is a moving story of true love, its many obstacles and the price to pay to achieve it

NEW YORK (WEB PR) March 04, 2022 Dani Joy has finished her new book ‘How the Sun Fell in Love’: a moving account of the price two lovers have to pay to overcome the obstacles their relationship faces. Joy begins her story: “Once upon a time, from the beginning of time, there was the sun. “Now the sun was ...

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Reviewer Michael Dirda explores book compilations and how they can direct readers to great books.

Probably. Yet these well-meaning literacy campaigns generally made reading feel like schoolwork. Now I think it is worth emphasizing that getting acquainted with the greatest cultural achievements of mankind, in addition to increasing one’s stock of knowledge, gives added pleasure to life. After all, we read because it’s exciting. Metaphorically speaking, books always take us to the big city, opening ...

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A stroke survivor realizes his dream by publishing a sci-fi novel for young people

David Leblanc had time on his hands after his stroke and was able to pursue his creative endeavors Before retiring from his job with a water company, David Leblanc traveled by truck to mining sites in Northern Ontario. While traveling, Leblanc thought of stories to write and jotted them down on a palm pilot. “I never went anywhere with it,” ...

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Ashland WWII Survivor Celebrates 95th Birthday With Book Signing

ASHLAND — Josianne Stone says she can’t write. She believes she can’t draw either, despite her collection of 200 hand-drawn drawings. On each of his designs, you will find three letters engraved on the corner of the frame, “GtG” – for “Glory to God”. A motto that Stone, 95, has adopted through his works and writings. It’s what she believes ...

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The book publisher market is booming with strong growth prospects

Book publishers market The research report is a wide-ranging analysis and Impact of COVID19 on the world market and the in-detailed information with segmentation has been added in this intelligence report. In this report, a comprehensive analysis of the current global market of the Global Book Publishers Market in terms of demand and supply environment is provided, as well as ...

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Ramona author Matt Nuth is gearing up to publish his second book, ‘Nails’

Matt Nuth draws on life lessons and his own imagination to write his novels. Twice retired, the 62-year-old Ramona resident said he was also inspired by his varied careers with Hewlett-Packard Co. and Father Joe’s Villages. Shortly after retiring from Hewlett-Packard in 2017, Nuth returned to the workforce to work for Father Joe’s. The San Diego nonprofit helps homeless people ...

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New Berlin Author ‘The Sermon Killer’ Writes 3 Series Thriller Books

NEW BERLIN — Kevin Kluesner has found ways to stay artistically engaged during a career in healthcare, which admittedly isn’t the typical journey of a novelist. The 63-year-old from New Berlin, author of ‘The Killer Sermon’, also readily admits that few authors start with their first novel at his age – let alone embark on a three-novel series – while ...

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Schoolboy hopes to be world’s youngest author after publishing book

Bella-Jay Dark, photo: Chelsie Syme A DORSET schoolgirl is seeking to be crowned the world’s youngest author after publishing her first book. Bella-Jay Dark, who is five and lives in Weymouth, recently decided she was going to write a book and her mum at first thought it was ‘one of those things’ children do, but it became a real title ...

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Guilford book publisher is moving to Essex town center this summer

An independent Connecticut book publisher that got its start in the late 1940s is returning to its roots this summer and moving its headquarters to Essex. Globe Pequot is renovating two office buildings at 64 South Main St. in Essex. The two buildings, which have 7,000 square feet between them, had previously been leased to Morgan Stanley for a decade ...

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Memory, mystery, poetry, children, aftermath

There’s a wide range of choices for different tastes and ages in this new winter batch of newly released books. One remembers a childhood decades ago, another now has growing-up lessons for children. Two new series are represented, one with a tale set around the food industry and a supermarket family; a second defines another series of mysterious actions at ...

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Six books from the W.Va. publishing house to add to your reading list

MORGANTOWN — Award-winning books by black authors on a variety of topics will help shape perceptions of Appalachia, West Virginia and West Virginia University, according to Derek Krissoff, director of WVU Press. The University’s publishing house has a collection of books relating to black history and black experiences that offer readers the opportunity to explore black histories. “My colleagues and ...

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Publishers Weekly Best-Sellers for the week ending January 29 | Books

(For the week ending January 29) 1. “The Rider” by Patterson/Lupica (Little, Brown) 2. “The Maid” by Nita Prose (Ballantine) 3. “The Judge’s List” by John Grisham (Doubleday) 4. “The last thing he said to me” by Laura Dave (Simon & Schuster) 5. “The Lincoln Highway” by Amor Towles (Viking) 6. “A Step Too Far” by Lisa Gardner (Dutton) 7. ...

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