Diversify Your Shelves: Diverse Book Awards

Diversify Your Shelves: Diverse Book Awards
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While diversity in publishing has been at the center of conversations in the industry as of late, we still have more work to do to achieve it. As Marlon James, author of the Booker-winning A Brief History of Seven Killings, noted in a recent essay, “Maybe we will stop failing so badly at true...
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YPG Tacky Holiday Sweater Party

YPG Tacky Holiday Sweater Party
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Don we now our worst! Dust off your tackiest, ugliest, most festive holiday sweater (let’s get thrifty) and pay homage to a much-loved tradition with fellow YPGers. In collaboration with the Children’s Book Council, join us for a holly, jolly night of booze and the tackiest displays of winter wear imaginable. Come eat, drink,...
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2016 Annual Young to Publishing Group Conference

2016 Annual Young to Publishing Group Conference
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Mark your calendars, because it’s finally here! The AAP’s Annual Young to Publishing Conference will be on Tuesday, December 6th at Penguin Random House (1745 Broadway). This is YPG’s premier event of the year, and we look forward to seeing all of our young professional members there. Planned topics for the conference include how...
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YPG Book-to-Film and Happy Hour: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

YPG Book-to-Film and Happy Hour: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
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Has your wizarding obsession gotten a little bit riddikulus? We’ve got good news—the magical wizarding world is BACK and we’re switching things up with our Book-to-Film outings! Join us after work on Tuesday, November 29th at Regal Union Square Stadium 14 (850 Broadway) to watch the 7:30 PM showing of J.K. Rowling’s fantastical world...
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DIYPG: Canvas and Cocktails and Book Covers

DIYPG: Canvas and Cocktails and Book Covers
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Join some do-it-yourself-minded YPGers on Monday, November 14 at 6pm for a night of canvas and cocktails! We’ll provide canvases, paint, and other supplies– you just bring a book whose cover will be your crafting inspiration, and drinks/snacks/etc. to share. Supplies will be $5-10. See you there! RSVP here and contact heather.job@macmillan.com with any questions. Event...
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Literary Landmarks: Jefferson Market Library

Literary Landmarks: Jefferson Market Library
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Literary Landmarks is a series that invites YPGers to visit a place of literary significance in New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, or San Francisco. What combines books, fashion shows, prison, labor union strikes, Gothic architecture, Greenwich Village history, and more? The Jefferson Market Library, of course. Allow me to elaborate. As I approach this...
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On the Hunt for Diverse Voices: What It Means to Have More Latinxs in Publishing

On the Hunt for Diverse Voices: What It Means to Have More Latinxs in Publishing
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It’s clear the publishing industry is in need of diversity—but how do we accomplish that? On Thursday September 8th Andrea Montejo, founder of the Indent Literary Agency, and Johanna Castillo, Vice President at Simon & Schuster’s Atria imprint, came to together to discuss their career paths, diversity in the workplace and market, and new...
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2016 National Book Award (NBA) Celebratory Happy Hour!!!

2016 National Book Award (NBA) Celebratory Happy Hour!!!
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***NEW LOCATION***: November is coming up, which means it’s time for the only NBA that publishing folk care about! Join YPG for one of our most anticipated events of the year as we celebrate the NBA finalists with FREE BOOKS! Get there early to grab a copy of your favorite NBA title. We’ll be...
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YPG Digital: What a Girl Wants (are Newsletters)

YPG Digital: What a Girl Wants (are Newsletters)
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What a time to be alive: Full House is back and Gilmore Girls is making a return. Ladies are wearing chokers and mom jeans like it’s 1999. And email newsletters are seeing a resurgence in popularity. Newsletters abound in the book and publishing world. You read them every morning, tweet out their content from...
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