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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 Launches YPG Digital

YPG Launches YPG Digital

As publishing grows more digitally and web-focused, we at YPG believe it’s our mission to equip our members with the skills and knowledge to be frontrunners in this industry. With that in mind, we are launching YPG Digital: a series of programs geared toward social media, the web, e-books, and many other rapidly changing...
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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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Scream King R.L. Stine Shows Off His Funny Side

Scream King R.L. Stine Shows Off His Funny Side

Horror writer R.L. Stine only ever wanted to make readers laugh, but it turns out that “life is full of surprises,” and he embraces them happily. Stine made that the theme of his closing keynote speech Wednesday, December 12th, at the AAP’s annual Young to Publishing Conference held at Random House (1745 Broadway).
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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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Third Time’s the Charm: YPG’s House Party No. 3 is a Roaring Success

Third Time’s the Charm: YPG’s House Party No. 3 is a Roaring Success

The Young to Publishing Group threw its third annual House Party in honor of the 2012 National Book Awards on Wednesday, November 14, from 8:00-11:00pm at Random House, Inc. The crowd ate, drank, and danced the night away--many simply did not want to leave!
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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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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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