#good things

Publishing news tagged with #good things


Why you should surround yourself with more books than you’ll ever have time to read

An overstuffed bookcase (or e-reader) says good things about your mind. Lifelong learning will help you be happier, earn more, and even stay healthier, experts say. Plus, plenty of the smartest names in business, from Bill Gates to Elon Musk, insist that the best way to get smarter is to read.... Continue reading at 'Fast Company'

[ Fast Company | 2018-12-17 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #good things #buy books


Short stories: How well do you know the genre? Take our quiz

These literary gems are proof that good things come in small packages. How many classic short stories have you read? How much do you know about their authors? Take our quiz and find out. Continue reading at 'The Christian Science Monitor'

[ The Christian Science Monitor | 2017-05-17 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #good things #literary gems #short stories


Viking acquires 'major' debut novel All the Good Things

Viking has acquired All the Good Things: a "major" debut novel by Clare Sita Fisher. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2016-04-08 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #good things #viking acquires


An education

Such is the impact of the austerity cuts, particularly on public and school libraries, that it can take a while to find someone in the book industry with good things to say about the next five years of Tory government. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2015-09-08 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #tory government #good things #book industry #school libraries


Value of the creative writing degree defended at the Comic-Con of MFAs

Amid debate over its usefulness, teachers and students who attended the enormous AWP conference in Minneapolis had only good things to sayMore than 11,000 writers, publishers, students, teachers and dreamers thronged the Minneapolis convention center last week for the annual conference of the... Continue reading at 'The Guardian'

[ The Guardian | 2015-04-15 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #writing programs #good things #annual conference #amid debate


Healey hits Number One after seven weeks

Proving the old adage that all good things come to those who wait, Emma Healey scores her first UK number one with her debut smash hit Elizabeth is Missing (Penguin), first released in paperback on January 1st. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2015-02-19 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #january 1st #missing penguin #uk number #good things


PRH Earnings Dip in 'Transformative Year'

Although operating EBIT fell 4.9% in the year at Penguin Random House, executives at parent company Bertelsmann had nothing but good things to say about the results from the world’s largest trade publisher. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2014-03-26 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #good things


'Reader's Digest' Wants Your Life Story in 150 Words or Less

Oh boy, do I have a contest for you long-winded Facebookers and personal bloggers. It's called, "Your Life: The Reader's Digest Version." The venerable magazine is willing to shell out $25,000 if you can keep The Story of You to a crisp and compelling 150 words (words, not characters—this isn't... Continue reading at 'AdWeek'

[ AdWeek | 2011-08-17 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #stay open #good things #acting career #tender age #role models #award-winning actress