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YPG Launches its Boston Chapter!

YPG is launching a Boston chapter! If you are a young professional in your first seven years of publishing and are looking to network with other industry locals in the Boston area, join us for the first YPG Boston event, a happy hour this Thursday, September 8th from 6-8pm at Grafton Street Pub in...
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YPG Kicks Off its Summer Nights Happy Hour Series

At the launch of the Young to Publishing Group’s Summer Nights, an ongoing series of literary-themed happy hours, over 50 YPG members convened at Pete’s Tavern on Tuesday, June 28, 2011.
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YPG Helps Center for Fiction

YPG Helps Center for Fiction

On Saturday, May 14, 2011, YPG Cares members from several AAP member publishing houses set out to conquer a great task—to unpack and organize 10,000 books ranging from the preschool to high school age range at the Center for Fiction (CFF).
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YPG and CoverSpy Go Undercover for April’s BBL

On Friday, April 29th, 2011, AAP’s Young to Publishing Group hosted their latest Brown Bag Lunch, Cover to Cover, a presentation and discussion on the creative and business aspects of cover art design. Joining the discussion were Harper Collins’ Senior Art Director Robin Bilardello, Penguin Press’ Senior Designer Tal Goretsky, and Penguin Classics’ Editorial...
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Getting to the Bottom of the Buzz: YPG Book-to-Film Club Takes on Winter’s Bone

Getting to the Bottom of the Buzz: YPG Book-to-Film Club Takes on Winter’s Bone

How far would you go to keep your family safe? On June 22, 2011, a hardy group of YPG members from twelve AAP member publishing houses and literary agencies came together to find out, as the lights went down for the Book-to-Film Club screening of "Winter’s Bone."
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YPG is ‘Never Letting Go’ of its Book-to-Film Club

YPG is ‘Never Letting Go’ of its Book-to-Film Club

Do you ever wonder if the book is really always better than the movie? YPG members gathered on Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 7:00pm to find out at the first meeting of the YPG Book-to-Film Club.
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YPG’s June BBL rescheduled–date TBD

The June Brown Bag Lunch, The Magic and Mystery of Market Research, has been postponed. Stay tuned for the new date and location. See below for more details on the speakers and to sign up if you haven't already.
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The Importance of Being Connected: How to Make and Maintain Industry Contacts

Publishing is a relatively small, and therefore, very intimate industry. As anyone who transitions to publishing from an unrelated field certainly knows, it is a tough nut to crack. So here’s Nutcracker 101: it’s all about who you know.
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YPG Cares Gets Its “Hands On New York”

YPG Cares Gets Its “Hands On New York”

On Saturday, April 16, 2011, a group of YPG Cares volunteers braved the unseasonably cold weather to support New York Cares for a second time as participants in Hands On New York Day.
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