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March 13, 2019

Bookalike – Pi Day Edition »

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March 11, 2019

Industry Insider – Designer Spotlight »

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Introducing our new Publishing Industry Insider blog series! Every few months, these interviews will reveal the individuals working behind the scenes who help shape our books into the final product.

First up we have Lindsey Cleworth Schauer, an editor turned cover designer here at Chicago Review …

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March 8, 2019

10 Books for International Women’s Day »

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Happy International Women's Day!


In honor of this glorious day, we've rounded up some of our favorite women with 10 books that complement each powerful role model. 


Who run the world? Girls . . . and books!


Copy of International Women's Day Post (3)

Anything for a Hit: An A&R Woman's Story of Surviving the Music Industry


Rainbo



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February 27, 2019

Plantology Activities for Kids! »

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To celebrate the release of Plantology by Michael Elsohn Ross, the newest addition to our Young Naturalists series, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite activities from the book below. As we ever so slowly move into spring, have fun exploring the world of plants with your young budding nature…

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February 25, 2019

Afrofuturism – Author Q & A »

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Throughout Black History Month, we’ve rounded up weekly collections of Chicago Review Press books that explore the history of African American culture through various themes—social justice, kids, and music. We wanted our last post of the month to look forward, to add on to these collections of b…

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February 20, 2019

Bookalike – Oscars Edition »

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Bookalike – Oscars Edition

Prepare for the Oscars by reading the bookalikes for this year’s Best Picture nominees! Read below for the Chicago Review Press counterpart to some of your favorite movies from last year.

Bookalike - Oscars Edition

Black Panther and Afrofuturism

Afrofuturism was published back in 20…

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February 18, 2019

Black History Month – Music Collection »

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To celebrate Black History Month this February, we’re featuring a different themed collection of reading recommendations each Monday. For this week, we’ve rounded up our top music titles highlighting everything from comprehensive biographies of black musicians to narratives that pinpoint pivotal



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February 13, 2019

Becoming Emily – Author Q & A »

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Read below to hear from author Krystyna Poray Goddu on her inspiration for writing her newest book and what she hopes young readers take away from reading Becoming Emily: The Life of Emily Dickinson, which Booklist calls “a charming biography of the Belle of Amherst” and “a winner for middle-g…

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February 11, 2019

Black History Month – Kids Collection »

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To celebrate Black History Month this February, we’re featuring a different themed collection of reading recommendations each Monday. For this week’s theme, we’ve rounded up books for kids. Throughout the years, Chicago Review Press has published a versatile collection of books spotlighting Af



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February 6, 2019

Jane Austen-inspired Activities for Kids »

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To celebrate the February release of Jane Austen for Kids by Nancy I. Sanders, we've rounded up some of our favorite activities from the book below. Have fun hosting a regency tea, making a top hat and decorating a silhouette candle, and be sure check out the book for more fun ways to explore the…

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