Swoon Reads Behind the Scenes: School & Library Marketing
Since collaboration is a big part of what we do
in School & Library marketing, Summer and I have decided to team up on this
blog post and tell you a little bit about what we do and how our efforts
promote the Swoon brand and titles to teachers and librarians.People often think that in order to have a ...
Behind the Scenes,
I Read Banned Books
When I was in elementary school my best friend and I would
often lament the fact that we didn’t have any causes to fight for. I was oddly
obsessed with the 60’s for an eight-year-old and having grown up in a nice
suburban town in northern New Jersey I genuinely believed that the grown-ups
(who grew up during ...
banned books week,
Long Live Vampires!
Temple West’s debut novel Velvet came out on Tuesday, and I could not be more excited for a brand new story centered around vampires to hit the shelves! It has been a really long time since I read a good vampire book. Just a few years ago I couldn’t step into my favorite bookstore or library without picking ...
My Literary Packing List
This week I am off for some holiday travel! My hubby and I will be spending the holidays in England with his family this year. We’ll be taking a short side trip to Belgium for New Year’s Eve where I plan to stuff my face with Belgian chocolate, waffles, and beer before committing to my 2015 resolution to ...
A Dystopian Guide for Survival
A few years ago I was working on a dystopian series which shall remain nameless for the sake of this story. It was a pretty big series for the publisher I worked for at the time and we brought the author to BEA to celebrate. I was very excited to meet her, not only because she was an incredibly interesting ...
Of All These Things I've Done,
The Darkest Minds,
The Hunger Games,