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Save the Date for YPG’s Tacky Holiday Sweater Happy Hour!

Save the Date for YPG’s Tacky Holiday Sweater Happy Hour!

Join us for a magical night of flowing alcohol and the ugliest, tackiest, most absurd displays of winter fashion you could ever hope to witness in one room. Eat, drink, and be merry on December 13, 2012, from 6-9pm at the New York literary hotspot Kettle of Fish!
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Young to Educational Publishing Conference 2012

Young to Educational Publishing Conference 2012

The Association of American Publishers’ School Division hosted its second annual Young to Educational Publishing Conference: Learning Solutions for Education on Wednesday, October 24, 2012, at the AAP New York offices. A host of knowledgeable panelists shared their insights!
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YPG Book-to-Film Club Viewing: Anna Karenina

This month we are taking a break from an official discussion and organizing a meet-up for interested members of YPG to go see Anna Karenina in the theatres. Reading the book is not necessary for this event!
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Girls Write Now Holiday Appeal

Girls Write Now Holiday Appeal

Girls Write Now is kicking off its holiday appeal with a big letter-writing fundraiser event next week and they once again requested YPG's help to send out the letters!
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Packing Event for Operation Paperback

Thanks to everyone who contributed to this year’s Book and a Buck Drive for Operation Paperback--we received over 240 books! We now need two or three additional YPG Cares volunteers to come help us label and pack the boxes for shipping on Tuesday, November 20, from 6:00-8:30pm at the AAP New York offices.
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YPG December BBL: Not Your Grandmother’s Publishing Experience: An Author’s Path from Self-Pub to Traditional Pub

This spring, we saw it with Fifty Shades of Grey. Years ago, we saw it with The Shack. But have you ever wondered why these authors take their self-published hits and sell them to a traditional publisher? Come to our December BBL to find out!
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BONUS: YPG Indie BBL Rescheduled for Dec. 10–Beyond the Big Six: The Spirit of Indie Publishing

YPG's October BBL has been RESCHEDULED to Monday, December 10. Sign up to learn about the ins and outs of life at smaller presses with an exciting panel of indie experts!
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YA: What’s Next: Children’s Publishing Conference 2012 40% Discount for YPG Members!

Young adult publishing has been one of the most extraordinary stories in book publishing for years. Publishing Perspectives' half-day professional conference will answer your most pressing question: What's next?
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NBA House Party Proceeds to Benefit Hurricane Recovery

A portion of our National Book Awards House Party proceeds will now benefit victims of Hurricane Sandy. We thank you in advance for your generosity, and we look forward to seeing you next week!
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Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Attend The NBA House Party

Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Attend The NBA House Party
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With less than three weeks until the National Book Awards on November 14, we are in serious countdown mode for YPG’s annual NBA House Party! But in case you haven’t gotten your ticket yet, we’re here with ten compelling reasons why you should put down whatever you’re doing and snag an all-access pass to...
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