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From the Editors: Self-Help With Attitude 'Sets Our Authors Apart'

'Adams has a long history of making authors out of first-timers. We don't turn away people because they decided to do the legwork themselves.'

- October 17, 2006

Name/company: Jennifer Kushnier, Adams Media
Age:32
Title: Editor, single title acquisitions
How long have you been at Adams Media? 10 months
How long have you been in publishing? Eight years

Can you give me an overview of Adams Media and its imprints, and within those areas, what you specialize in? Adams Media is a general interest nonfiction publisher. We carry several series, including "A Cup of Comfort" and "Streetwise®," but our flagship series is "Everything®." We publish in a variety of categories: business, career, and personal finance; self-help and relationships; lifestyle; cooking; parenting; inspirational; new age; teens; pets;...

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