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Posts Tagged ‘Marissa Meyer’

Rebecca Stead & Rachel Kushner Get Booked

harrietHere are some literary events to pencil in your calendar this week.

To get your event posted on our calendar, visit our Facebook Your Literary Event page. Please post your event at least one week prior to its date.

The next session for the Greenlight Young Readers Book Group will focus on Liar & Spy by Rebecca Stead. Join in on Tuesday, February 25th at Greenlight Bookstore starting 6:30 p.m. (Brooklyn, NY)

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Content Marketing 101Starting September 8, get hands-on content marketing training in Content Marketing 101! Through a series of webcasts, content and marketing experts will teach you the best practices for creating, distributing and measuring the results of your brand's content, including how to develop a content marketing plan, become a content marketer, and more. Register now! 

B.J. Novak, Marissa Meyer, & Kelly Corrigan Debut on the Indie Bestseller List

cressWe’ve collected the books debuting on Indiebound’s Indie Bestseller List for the week ending January 19, 2014–a sneak peek at the books everybody will be talking about next month.

(Debuted at #6 in Hardcover Fiction) One More Thing: Stories & Other Stories by B.J. Novak: “Finding inspiration in questions from the nature of perfection to the icing on carrot cake, One More Thing has at its heart the most human of phenomena: love, fear, hope, ambition, and the inner stirring for the one elusive element just that might make a person complete.” (February 2014)

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90+ Published Novels Began as NaNoWriMo Projects

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) relaunched its website as writers around the globe prepare to write a 50,000-word novel draft in November. The writing marathon organizers counted more than 90 published novels that began as NaNoWriMo projects.

The updated NaNoWriMo site added new new badges and upcoming pep talks from writers like Marissa Meyer and Nick Hornby. The site also added a wide range of NaNoWriMo merchandise, everything from clothing to thermoses to pencils to pre-sale winner shirts.

UPDATE: We discussed the writing marathon on the Morning Media Menu today as well. Press play below to listen.

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