Without Places to Gather, Debut Novelists Reimagine Book Promotion

First-time novelists with books out or coming soon talk about their changes of plans and how they’re spending these unusual days. Continue reading at 'The New York Times'

[ The New York Times | 2020-03-18 20:00:14 UTC ]
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In Lara Prescott’s “The Secrets We Kept,” young women participate in a covert plan to influence the Cold War using Boris Pasternak’s censored love story. Continue reading at The New York Times

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Debut novelist Adebayo Ayobami reveals how sickle cell disease inspired her book. Continue reading at BBC World

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Indie Pub Debuts Audiodrama Promoting Books

'Rewrites', a seven-episode audiodrama about a reality TV show which pits novelists against one another in a literary competition, will debut next week. Produced by the founders of the indie publisher Story Plant, the show was created to promote the house's books. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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Templar Books to publish cartoonist Tom Gauld's debut picture book

Bonnier Books UK's Templar imprint has acquired cartoonist Tom Gauld's first picture book, The Little Wooden Robot and the Log Princess.  Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Titan Books lands Hannah Mathewson's debut fantasy in two-book deal

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HarperCollins Children’s Books pre-empts Gibbons debut in major three-book deal

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Children's Books in China 2018: Promoting Wordless Picture Books in China

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How Pelican Books Is Reimagining The Cover In The Age Of E-Books

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Arrow Books to publish 'poignant and uplifting' Khoury debut

Arrow Books has acquired Caroline Khoury's debut, It Must Be Love, plus a second untitled book. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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