- Holiday Gift Guide 2019: Illustrated Books
Art & PhotographyBeauty—and art—are in the eye of the beholder, who is sure to find at least one gem among this stunning selection.Dora MaarEdited by Damarice Amao, Amanda Maddox, and Karolina Ziebinska-Lewandowska (J.
- In Brief: September 26, 2019
In Tiger Queen, a desert princess must battle in an arena for her right to rule.
- Rights Report: Week of September 16, 2019
Goodale, a bedtime tour around a bookshop, where many friends are being tucked into their shelves for the night.
- PW Star Watch 2019 Honorees
Margot AtwellHead of publishingKickstarter, BrooklynEight weeks ago, Atwell was promoted to the position of head of publishing at Kickstarter.
- In Brief: September 5, 2019
'If I Had a Hammer' David Shannon appeared at Blue Willow Bookshop in Houston in honor of his new picture book comedy, Mr.
- Indie Booksellers Incensed as Amazon Breaks 'Testaments' Embargo
The mix-up has incensed independent booksellers, and drawn an acknowledgement, if not a flat-out apology, from publisher Penguin Random House.A number of angry independent booksellers have taken to social media to vent about the fact that Amazon violated the embargo set by Penguin Random House; the
- Children’s Institute 7 in Photos
.): Angela Whited of Red Balloon Bookshop in St.
- Bookselling Tips from Children’s Institute 2019
San Antonio, Tex.; and Angela Whited, Red Balloon Bookshop,St.
- Books Are the Stars at BookExpo 2019
., raved about A Place to Land by Barry Wittenstein, illustrated by Jerry Pinkney (Holiday House/Porter), about Martin Luther King Jr.’s speech for the 1963 March on Washington.Spencer’s New Pet by Jessie Sima (S&S) was a top pick for Sara Grochowski, children’s book buyer at Mc
- BookExpo 2019: Booksellers’ Picks for Kids
Tegan Tigani, children's book buyer at Queen Anne Book Company in Seattle, is a big fan of Frankly in Love by David Yoon.
- Beyond Drag Queen Story Hour: LGBTQ Books 2019
“We have George on the shelves right with everything else.”The Carle Bookshop at the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Amherst, Mass., has a natural partner in the museum that houses it.
- Peach Clobbered: A Georgia B&b Mystery
This bright and breezy series launch from Gerard (the Black Cat Bookshop mysteries, as Ali Brandon) introduces Nina (pronounced Nine-ah) Fleet, a divorcée who moves from Atlanta to Cymbeline, Ga., where she impulsively buys a historic Queen Anne house.
- The On-Sale Calendar: June 2019
Murray and Darren Wearmouth (Harper Voyager, $25.99; ISBN 978-0-06-286896-1). 100,000 copies.Lost Queen by Signe Pike (Atria Books, $17 paper; ISBN 978-1-5011-9142-8). 75,000 copies.The Hidden Power of F*cking Up by The Try Guys (Dey Street Books,
- Winter Institute 2019 in Photos
Dylan Meconis signed copies of her graphic novel, Queen of the Sea (Walker Books US).
- WI14: Children's Books, Authors Create a Buzz; A New Publisher Arouses Controversy
Reynolds, Opposite of Always (HarperCollins/Tegen, Mar.), introduced by Blue Willow Bookshop’s Berner; Scott Brown, XL (Knopf, Mar.), introduced by Nichole Cousins, White Birch Books, North Conway, N.H.; Gillian McDunn, Caterpillar Summer (Bloomsbury, Apr.), introdu