Friday, September 19, 2014
Who else is excited for the Brooklyn Book Festival on Sunday? Stop by the Open Road booth for Brooklyn-themed ebooks, nail art, and more! 

Who else is excited for the Brooklyn Book Festival on Sunday? Stop by the Open Road booth for Brooklyn-themed ebooks, nail art, and more! 






Wednesday, September 17, 2014
For International Give a Nun a Book Day (yes, there really is such a thing, September 17th), we brought copies of If Nuns Ruled the World by Jo Piazza to the lovely and welcoming Sisters of St. Anthony’s of Padua Convent here in Soho.
It’s always a good time to give the gift of reading to those in your communities, be they nuns or anyone else.

For International Give a Nun a Book Day (yes, there really is such a thing, September 17th), we brought copies of If Nuns Ruled the World by Jo Piazza to the lovely and welcoming Sisters of St. Anthony’s of Padua Convent here in Soho.

It’s always a good time to give the gift of reading to those in your communities, be they nuns or anyone else.






Tuesday, September 16, 2014

And a good time was had by all at Jo Piazza’s book launch party for If Nuns Ruled the World: Ten Sisters on a Mission last night at The Pierre.






Monday, September 15, 2014
unwrapping:

How Authors Should Use Tumblr:A Five-step Guide by Tumblr’s Rachel Fershleiser (from GalleyCat's Jason Boog: "What Writers Need To Know About Tumblr")

Simple and useful!

unwrapping:

How Authors Should Use Tumblr:
A Five-step Guide by Tumblr’s Rachel Fershleiser (from GalleyCat's Jason Boog: "What Writers Need To Know About Tumblr")

Simple and useful!

READ BANNED BOOKS: The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven by Sherman Alexie

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You give those brown kids some books about brown folks and what happens? Those brown kids change the world. In the effort to vanish our books, Arizona has actually given them enormous power. Arizona has made our books sacred documents now.

—Sherman Alexie

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On the digitizing of poetry

Alexandra Alter explains how various publishers and authors approach publishing poetry in the digital age. Fascinating!

   “Science fiction, my dear Watson.” Find out how authors bring the genres of sci-fi/ fantasy and mystery together in our new video: http://bit.ly/1y6QGOl

Science fiction, my dear Watson.” Find out how authors bring the genres of sci-fi/ fantasy and mystery together in our new video: http://bit.ly/1y6QGOl






Thursday, September 11, 2014

Lots of green, lots of cats: Covers of The Green Millenium by Fritz Leiber through the years. $1.99 in our new Sci-Fi and Fantasy Cops  & Robbers collection: http://bit.ly/1rveuT1

1)   1969

2) 1976

 

3) 1977

4) 2001 

5) 2014

Open Road Media CEO Jane Friedman guest blogs for the National Coalition Against Censorship:
“It remains our privilege to digitally publish banned books, and I’m proud that Open Road is doing its part to provide readers all over the globe with access to these important works.”

Open Road Media CEO Jane Friedman guest blogs for the National Coalition Against Censorship:

It remains our privilege to digitally publish banned books, and I’m proud that Open Road is doing its part to provide readers all over the globe with access to these important works.”






Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Teenage playboy in the 36th century. His uncle is actually a spy. His kidnapped girlfriend is actually a princess. Ready, set… rescue! 
http://bit.ly/1sczli0

Teenage playboy in the 36th century. His uncle is actually a spy. His kidnapped girlfriend is actually a princess. Ready, set… rescue! 

http://bit.ly/1sczli0