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May 6, 2019

Unschooled – Author Kerry McDonald Q & A »

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Happy publication week to Kerry McDonald, author of Unschooled: Raising Curious, Well-Educated Children Outside the Conventional Classroom. To celebrate her new book, we asked Kerry McDonald a few questions about the changing trends of education and how she drew upon her own experiences and educatio…

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May 3, 2019

Exclusive Excerpt – from Stanley Booth’s RED HOT and BLUE »

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Red Hot and Blue: Fifty Years of Writing About Music, Memphis, and Motherf**kers by Stanley Booth is available on Tuesday, May 7.

This collection of over fifty years of writing about the South and its music by Stanley Booth, one of the undisputedly great chroniclers of the subject, is a classic,…

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May 1, 2019

The Art of Inventing Hope – Author Howard Reich Q & A »

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In honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day approaching on May 2nd, we interviewed author Howard Reich about his experience writing The Art of Inventing Hope and about his conversations with Elie Wiesel.

Art of Inventing Hope, The

The Art of Inventing Hope offers an inside look at unprecedented, in-depth conversations between



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April 24, 2019

Cover Reveal – Uninvited »

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We're excited to reveal the cover of Uninvited: Confessions of a Hollywood Party Crasher, a titillating expose of the subterranean culture of party crashers seeking access to the famous and exclusive L.A. celebrity society


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April 19, 2019

End of the World Survival Guide by Tea Krulos »

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A Few Tips on How to Prepare for the End of the World


By Tea Krulos


So the world as we know it has ended. What a bummer! While working on my new book Apocalypse Any Day Now: Deep Underground with America’s Doomsday Preppers, I talked to a wide range of people who think we are close to a doomsday



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April 17, 2019

Earth Day Collection »

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Prepare for Earth Day with these hands-on books that will help kids explore facts, activities, and careers in the exciting natural world around them!

 

Plantology

Plantology contains fun, kid-friendly discussions and activities to explore many topics—from seeds, roots, and sprouts to plant sk



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April 12, 2019

Industry Insider – Editor Spotlight with Jerome Pohlen »

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Next up in our Publishing Industry Insider blog series, we interviewed senior editor Jerome Pohlen. As both an author and editor for Chicago Review Press, he has insightful advice for any aspiring writer or editor.

Be on the lookout for Jerome’s upcoming book The Apollo Missions for Kids, avail

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April 10, 2019

US of AA – Author Joe Miller Q & A »

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April is Alcohol Awareness Month and the publication month for US of AA so we interviewed author Joseph Miller about the research and writing process for his new book about the intertwined histories of the founding of AA and the science of alcoholism. Read below to learn how his narrative structure …

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April 5, 2019

Bookalike – Classics Edition »

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 In honor of the newest book in the Rediscovered Classics series, Neck and Neck by Leo Bruce, we've rounded up the Chicago Review Press counterparts to some of your favorite classic novels.


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April 1, 2019

Excerpt – Who Owns the Clouds – From Howell’s Storm »

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Calling all weather geeks! Howell's Storm by Jim Leeke is officially available. To celebrate the release, we're featuring an exclusive excerpt from Chapter 9. See below!


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