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January 17, 2020

10 Books to Add to Your 2020 Reading Checklist »

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With the new decade upon us, it’s time to shift your reading habits into high gear. To prepare you, we created the ultimate reading checklist. Below, you’ll find a bunch of ideas to help you jump outside your reading comfort zone. Admittedly, these are slightly slanted in our favor…



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January 13, 2020

Better Days Will Come Again – Author Travis Atria on Writing About Music »

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Better Days Will Come Again by Travis Atria tells the true story of Arthur Briggs, whose life was a whirlwind of music, triumph, and tragedy. During the legendary Jazz Age in Paris, Briggs’s trumpet provided the soundtrack to the Lost Generation. By the 1930s, Briggs was considered “the Louis Ar…

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January 8, 2020

I Am Not Your Slave – Excerpt »

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I Am Not Your Slave is the shocking true story of a young African girl, Tupa, who was abducted from southwestern Africa and funneled through an extensive yet almost completely unknown human trafficking network spanning the entire African continent. Her three-year odyssey, including her daring esca…

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December 18, 2019

6 Tips to Crash a Holiday Party »

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With the holiday parties ramping up, we asked Adrian Maher, author of Uninvited: Confessions of a Hollywood Party Crasher, to share his ultimate tips on how to crash a holiday party. Drawing on more than 20 years of interviews, anecdotes and personal experiences, Uninvited recounts Adrian’s unique…

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December 16, 2019

Full Support – Interview with Natalee Woods »

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As a bra-fitter at a high-end department store for more than a decade, Natalee Woods watched women bravely facing down their fears and embracing what worked for them. Her new memoir Full Support shares their stories.

In our interview below, we asked Natalee about some more insights into her tim…

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December 13, 2019

5+ Books for Activists »

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Check out our roundup of books that'd make the perfect gift for the activists in your life!


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December 9, 2019

Industry Insider – Intern Spotlight with Alayna Parsons-Valles »

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Next up in our Publishing Industry Insider series, we interviewed our invaluable publishing intern Alayna Parsons-Valles. Over the past few months, Alayna has happily jumped into any task with lightning-fast speed and attention to detail. She’s such a hardworking intern so, of course, we had to pi…

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December 6, 2019

5+ Books for the Film Lover »

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Check out this roundup of books that'd make the perfect gift for the film lover in your life!


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November 29, 2019

5+ Bookish Gifts for Every Type of Kid »

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Check out this roundup of books that'd make the perfect gift for any type of kid in your life!


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November 25, 2019

5 Best Songs to Write to – from Mathea Morais, author of There You Are »

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There You Are is a novel of love, loss, and the power of community, powered by a phenomenal soundtrack of hip-hop, soul, and jazz. It tells the story of Octavian and Mina, who fell in love to the sounds of Prince and A Tribe Called Quest at their local record store in St. Louis, but who drift apart …

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