InsideMobileApps InsideSocialGames 10,000 Words FishbowlNY FishbowlDC LostRemote TVNewser TVSpy AgencySpy PRNewser MediaJobsDaily UnBeige

Fates, Kindles & Groundhogs Get Booked

Here are some choice literary events to spice up your week. To get your event posted on our calendar, visit our Facebook Your Literary Event page.

Hannah Pritchard talks with Lisa Peet about her new novel, The Fates Will Find Their Way at Greenlight Bookstore on Thursday, February 3rd at 7:30 p.m. (New York, NY)

Come to the first ever Reading is Sexy Kindle Party, either in person or virtually. Several e-book authors will read at the Soundry on Thursday, February 3rd going from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. EST. The event will also be live-streamed here. (Vienna, VA)

Stop by Freebird Books for a book launch and reading event entitled the “Punxsutawney Phil Retirement Party.” America’s most famous land-beaver passes the mantle to author Mississippi Mike Kardos. The video embedded above features a book trailer for the author’s latest title. The fun starts on Saturday, February 5th starting at 3 p.m. (New York, NY)

Mediabistro Course

The Art of the Book Review

The Art of the Book ReviewStarting August 4, learn how to get paid to write reviews that will influence the publishing landscape! Taught by a Publishers Weekly book critic, you'll learn how to recommend a book to its audience, write reviews of varying lengths, tailor a review to a specific publication and more! You'll leave this course with two original reviews and a list of paying markets for book reviews. Register now!