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April 20, 2020

Things to Do and Read While in Quarantine »

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While we take this time to focus on some other important initiatives, we wanted to leave you with a list of ideas of things to do while in quarantine paired with a few of our books to extend the fun.  

 

Have a Movie Marathon:  



 

If you’re a Star Wars fan, pair your ma

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March 25, 2020

Spring Break Activity Book Round Up »

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Spring has finally arrived and while this spring break might not be exactly what we were anticipating, there is still plenty of fun to be hadwhile being safe and practicing social distancing, of course. No matter what subject or hobby your little one is interested in, we have the perfect activity

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March 16, 2020

Author Spotlight- Matthew Algeo »

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Matthew Algeo is a longtime Chicago Review Press author, having published six titles with us. He is an award-winning journalist who has reported from four continents, and his stories have appeared on public radio's All Things Considered, Marketplace, and Morning Edition.

With the release of his n…

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March 4, 2020

5+ Books to Read for Women’s History Month »

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March is Women’s History Month, a time to acknowledge and celebrate the contributions of women to American history. While this blog post could go on and on about our favorite books featuring strong and powerful women, we limited our selection to five from our newest imprint, Amberjack Publishing. …

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February 26, 2020

Strugatsky Brothers Timeline »

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The Strugatsky brothers were the most famous and popular Russian science fiction writers of the Soviet era. While many of their books were translated into English in their lifetimes, they have long since gone out of print. Since 2012, we have been publishing newly translated editions of these legend…

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February 21, 2020

Spring Book Preview »

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Punxsutawney Phil promised us that spring is right around the corner, so we’ve rounded up our top titles from the upcoming season to help you power through these last few days of winter as you look forward to sunnier days.

 



All This Marvelous Potential: For those who will be spendi…

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February 5, 2020

8 Must-Read Books that Deserve their Own Oscars »

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In the lead up to the Oscars this Sunday, February 9, we’re awarding a few of our books in some fitting categories.

Congratulations to all of our winning authors and nominees (every single one of our books) for writing such fantastic books, uncovering essential bits of history, and shining a li…

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February 3, 2020

10 Books Everyone Should Read for Black History Month »

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For Black History Month, we've rounded up an essential list of must-read books, covering themes of social justice, music, feminism, science, poetry, and more, and featuring pivotal figures and moments of black history.

In the comments below, let us know what additional books you'd add to the list…

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January 29, 2020

Horoscope Readings: 12 Perfect Books for Every Air Zodiac Sign »

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Horoscope Readings: 12 Perfect Books for Every Air Zodiac Sign

By Allison Felus

Air signs! Are they the easiest to poke fun at in the whole zodiac or what? Luckily, being brainy, chatty, and weird, they’re totally in on the joke—and have probably heard at least two variations on your bon m…

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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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