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Press Release: Random House Children's Books Announced as Official Publisher for Jumpstart's 12th Annual Read for the Record, Featuring QUACKERS by Liz Wong as the 2017 Campaign Book

Press Release:  Random House Children's Books Announced as Official Publisher for Jumpstart's 12th Annual Read for the Record, Featuring QUACKERS by Liz Wong as the 2017 Campaign Book

Jumpstart and Random House Children’s Books Partner to Promote Early Learning Though Jumpstart’s Read for the Record® Campaign Random House title, Quackers by Liz Wong, chosen as 2017 Read for the Record campaign book   BOSTON (MARCH 14, 2017)—Random House Children’s Books, the world’s largest children’s trade book publisher, has been selected as ......
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Deal Announcement: More Books from NYT's Bestselling Author C.J. Redwine

Deal Announcement: More Books from NYT's Bestselling Author C.J. Redwine
Today we're excited to announce that New York Time's bestselling author C.J. Redwine will be bringing her readers two more books in her popular Ravenspire series: a series of dark epic fantasy stand alone novels inspired by fairy tales.   Here's what critics are saying about the Ravenspire series, which currently......
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Press Release: Beauty and The Beast (Jennifer Donnelly) Book Release, Official Movie Trailer and Giveaway!

Press Release:  Beauty and The Beast (Jennifer Donnelly) Book Release, Official Movie Trailer and Giveaway!
Journey into the enchanting world of DISNEY’S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST with BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: LOST IN A BOOK (Disney Press; January 31, 2017) by New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Donnelly. This all-new story is sure to appeal to fans of the classic fairytale and contemporary fairytale retellings such a......
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I thought the cover was intriguing, and the synopsis more so!
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I cannot wait to see the new movie and this book sounds absolutely perfect.
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The cover is just simply breathtaking, and the synopsis seems so refreshing.
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Press Release: Loved (P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast)

Press Release: Loved (P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast)
Ashland, Oregon—Blackstone Publishing proudly announces the acquisition of #1 New York Times and #1 USA Today bestselling authors P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast’s forthcoming novel LOVED [Blackstone Publishing; July 11, 2017; hardcover, e-book, and audiobook], the first book in the Casts’ all new HOUSE OF NIGHT OTHER WORLD series. Rick Bleiweiss, Black......
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Press Release: Today's Twitter Takeover with Robin Talley

Press Release: Today's Twitter Takeover with Robin Talley
ROBIN TALLEY TWITTER TAKEOVER (March 2017) Robin Talley, New York Times bestselling author of Lies We Tell Ourselves, critically acclaimed What We Left Behind, and her latest novel Our Own Private Universe, will be doing a Twitter Takeover on @YoungEntmag on March 9th, from 2-4pm ET. Robin will be discussing som......
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