Social Events

YPG hosts monthly happy hours and social events that provide fun opportunities to meet your publishing colleagues in a casual setting.

YPG Presents: Tweet of the Week

Listen up, YPG! Do you put the "wit" in Twitter? Think you've got what it takes to out-tweet your friends and followers? This month YPG is kicking off our new "Tweet of the Week" contest. Each week we will pick one user whose publishing-related tweet took the cake, be it informative, comical or all-too-relatable.
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Save the Date: YPG Book to Film Club: Silver Linings Playbook

Save the Date: YPG Book to Film Club: Silver Linings Playbook

Our next YPG Book to Film Club selection is SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK, based on the novel by Matthew Quick (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008). The 2012 film was directed by David O. Russell and stars Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper, Robert DeNiro and Jacki Weaver. All four actors received Oscar nominations and Lawrence recently took...
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YPG’s 13th Birthday Party

YPG’s 13th Birthday Party

It’s official: YPG is an angsty, hormone-fueled teenager. Come celebrate 13 years with us on Wednesday, March 20th from 6-9PM at Soho’s funky, cool hot-spot, Naked Lunch. In celebration of this monumental shift from youngster to pubescent youngster, we invite you to bring your favorite assortment of cupcakes/treats to share with friends and wash...
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NEW! YPG Ambassadors

Do you attend a lot of YPG events? Do you wish more people at your house attended events, and are you willing to use your powers of persuasion to make that happen? Then do we have the role for YOU! Sign up to be a YPG Ambassador and help spread the word about...
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YPG and the Dating Business

YPG and the Dating Business

On the cold, blustery evening of Thursday, February 21st, YPG members descended on Bowery haunt Slainte for a round of two-for-one drinks--and a chance to meet their literary soulmates. No, YPG hasn't really entered the dating biz. Not unless you count Book Blind Dates, the theme of this latest happy hour.
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Wordsmith Wednesday Recap: Board Games Will Never Get Old

Wordsmith Wednesday Recap: Board Games Will Never Get Old

How much do YPGers love board games? Enough for 50 of us to come out to the AAP offices on January 23rd, i.e. the coldest night New York has seen in two years, just for the chance to throw down against our publishing friends at YPG’s Wordsmith Wednesday.
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YPG Book Blind Date

Celebrate the season of love with us at our Book Blind Date! Bring a favorite book to share, and take a new Blind Date book to read!
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Book to Film Club: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Our next YPG Book to Film Club selection is THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER by Stephen Chbosky (Simon & Schuster). Join us on Wednesday, February 20th at 7 pm at Simon & Schuster.
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YPG in Costume

YPG in Costume

Costume-clad YPG members gathered at the Dove Parlour in Greenwich Village on October 25 to kick off Halloween weekend. This mystery aura at the Dove Parlour set the tone for YPG’s Halloween party, as the dimly-lit speakeasy-style bar gave the evening a hint of eeriness while literary-characters roamed the space.
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YPG Book to Film Club: The Polar Express

YPG Book to Film Club: The Polar Express
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T’was the Wednesday before Christmas, for all YPG, And we gathered at Penguin with a movie to see, The popcorn was opened, and flavored with dill, A fairly odd flavor, but still quite a thrill,   The Polar Express was the movie of choice, Starring Tom Hanks, who played every voice, The CGI captured...
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