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YPG Cares Stands Up for Literacy with LitWorld

YPG Cares supported LitWorld this year by standing up at noon on October 18 for every girl's right to a quality education. By standing up for all girls everywhere, we invest in our future!
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Dear YPG #1: Mired in Marketing and Trying to Trend

Dear YPG #1: Mired in Marketing and Trying to Trend

Welcome to the first installment of our monthly Dear YPG series! In this column, we tackle the nuances of trade marketing and our favorite resources for industry trends.
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YPG Cares: Goddard Riverside

Goddard Riverside--a signature charitable partner of the publishing industry responsible for all street outreach to homeless individuals in Manhattan--needs volunteers to prepare for its weekend-long Book Fair!
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YPG Cares Shows Story Love (#6)

On Tuesday, October 16, come show your Story Love with YPG Cares! From 7:00-8:30pm, YPG Cares will be holding our sixth volunteer event for the Story Pirates at the Drama Book Shop (250 W. 40th Street) to provide feedback on NYC schoolchildren's writing.
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Girls Write Now Thanks YPG Cares

Girls Write Now Thanks YPG Cares

In response to YPG Cares’ sixth collaboration with Girls Write Now, where volunteers assisted with a spring mailing on Wednesday, May 2, our volunteers received a grateful email from the Director of Development & External Affairs at Girls Write Now, Jessica Wells-Hasan!
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AAP and Goodreads Want to Know: What Makes a Great Book Blogger?

AAP and Goodreads Want to Know: What Makes a Great Book Blogger?

Nominations are now open for the new Independent Book Blogger Awards, a contest recognizing bloggers who write primarily about books and the industry. Four winners, chosen by the public and a panel of judges, will attend BEA in June with free airfare and hotel accommodations and a pass to the three-day global gathering!
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YPG Helps Project Cicero Again

YPG Helps Project Cicero Again

During the weekend of March 9, 2012, nearly twenty YPG Cares members helped Project Cicero at their annual nonprofit book drive. Through their efforts over the years, over 1,650,000 new and gently books have been distributed to 9,500 classrooms, reaching nearly 400,000 students!
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Strong BBL Turnout Proves Dystopian Lit Isn’t Going Away Anytime Soon

Strong BBL Turnout Proves Dystopian Lit Isn’t Going Away Anytime Soon

On Wednesday, March 28, YPG members gathered at HarperCollins to delve into the depths of dystopian literature. The panel featured editors Greg Ferguson and Rosemary Brosnan, associate marketing manager Stephanie O’Cain, and Galaxy Craze, the author of The Last Princess!
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Next YPG Book to Film Club Viewing: All the Pretty Horses

Next YPG Book to Film Club Viewing: All the Pretty Horses

By popular vote, our next book to film selection will be All the Pretty Horses, by Cormac McCarthy (Knopf/Random House)! The viewing and discussion will take place on Wednesday, April 18, at the AAP New York offices (71 Fifth Avenue, second floor) at 7:00 pm.
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Help YPG Take Part in World Read Aloud Day!

Help YPG Take Part in World Read Aloud Day!

On Wednesday, March 7, help YPG and LitWorld support global literacy by taking a moment to visit the World Read Aloud Day NYC Celebration, and by putting the word out on social media!
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