- IBPA Adds Six to Board
Brooke Warner is publisher of She Writes Press, president of Warner Coaching Inc., and author of What's Your Book?
- Fighting Racism at Home and Abroad: PW Talks with Max Brooks
Initially this was a movie script that I started in the late ’90s at the time TNT had done The Tuskegee Airmen, the original Tuskegee airmen film with Cuba Gooding and Malcolm-Jamal Warner.
- The New World of Publishing
Brooke Warner is the cofounder and publisher of She Writes Press and former executive editor of Seal Press.
- Reality Rules at IBPA
The three other members of the panel--Brooke Warner of She Writes Press, Kobo Writing Life's Christine Munroe, and agent Ted Weinstein--also took that tack of pointing out the challenges that getting involved with publishing brings while being careful not to discourage anyone who has a
- Spring 2014 Children's Announcements: A - D
Abbeville Press(Dist. by Perseus)SeriesWorld Soccer Legends by Illugi Jökulsson welcomes FC Barcelona (Mar. 4, hardcover, $12.95, ISBN 978-0789211583), Ronaldo (Mar. 4, hardcover, $12.95, ISBN 978-0789211668), Messi (Mar. 4, hardcover, $12.95, ISBN 978-078921
- Spring 2014 Children's Announcements: M - R
Macmillan/Farrar, Straus and GirouxThe Pout-Pout Fish Goes to School by Deborah Diesen, illus. by Daniel X.
- Fall 2014 Children's Sneak Previews
Brannen, about a Parisian woman who takes her city for granted until she meets a dog who shows her a new view; The Night Before Christmas by Barbara Reid, featuring Plasticine animals and a cast of mice; The Hero in You by Ellis Paul, illus. by Angela Padron, which profiles 13 no
- IBPA Names Incoming Board Members
The director candidates include Brenda Avadian, North Star Books; Jim Milliot, Publishers Weekly; Shannon Okey, Cooperative Press; Rob Price, Price World Publishing; Mark Suchomel, Legato Publishers Group; and Brooke Warner, She Writes Press.
- African-American Interest Young Reader's Titles 2013–2014
\tEllRay Jakes Is Magic (Mar., $14.99) by Sally Warner, illus. by Brian Biggs.
- The On-Sale Calendar: April 2014
Harlem Hellfighters by Max Brooks (Broadway Books, $16.95 paper; ISBN 978-0-307-46497-2). 150,000 copies.
- Religion Update 2013: Books Extend Pastors’ Ministries—and Can Sell Big
\tDon’t call them celebrities.
- She Writes Press Now Distributed by Ingram Publisher Services
Publisher Brooke Warner, who previously worked as an editor at North Atlantic Books and executive editor at Seal Press, approached IPS after literary agents told her that while they recognized the potential in She Writes, its lack of distribution was a liability.
- Fall 2013 Announcements: Literary Biographies, Essays & Criticism - The Boys Are Back in Town
\tSimilar in title, but not subject matter, New Yorker critic Hilton Als’s essay collection White Girls (his first book since The Women) analyzes literature, art, music, race, gender, and history, with the titular “white girls” encompassing Truman Capote, Louise
- BEA 2013: Grouped Exhibitors on the Floor by Numbers
Campbell Associates, Inc \tRC70 Warner Bros Global Publishing \tRC71 Arcturus Publishing Limited \tRC72 University of Chicago Press \tRC73 David Black Literary Agency \tRC74 David Black Literary Agency \tRC75 Cypress House \tRC76 Kyle Books \tRC77 Princeton University Press
- Cinema Redux: Summer Movie Tie-ins 2013
World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War is by Max Brooks, son of Mel Brooks and Anne Bancroft; other Brooks bestsellers include The Zombie Survival Guide, The Zombie Survival Guide: Recorded Attacks et al.