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ANNUAL TACKY SWEATER HOLIDAY PARTY

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Happy Holidays from YPG! Deck yourself before you wreck yourself! Grab your tackiest holiday sweater, sip some spirits, and warm up with a much-loved tradition with fellow YPGers. In collaboration with the Children’s Book Council (CBC), join us for our annual holly, jolly night of outlandish winter wear on Tuesday, December 18 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.  ...
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SOCIAL: AGENT/EDITOR MIXER

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Calling all agents and editors! Whether you’re looking to make your first acquisition or sale, or moving on to your fifth, you won’t want to miss this editor/agent networking happy hour!   This mixer focuses on adult trade fiction and nonfiction. Get ready to mix, mingle, and discuss your favorite projects and what you...
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Food Publishing Panel: Bay Area

Food Publishing Panel: Bay Area
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          WHEN: Wednesday, November 14 from 6:30 – 7:45 p.m. WHERE: Ten Speed Press, 6001 Shellmound St, 6th Floor, Emeryville, CA THE FOOD INDUSTRY IN SAN FRANCISCO is exceptional, and the publishing scene is no different. Join us for a taste of food publishing with panelists from some of the...
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How I Got My Start: Kate Rados

How I Got My Start: Kate Rados
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How I Got My Start is a new series where YPG talks to trailblazers in the industry, across houses and departments, about their career trajectories, what they’ve learned, where they see the industry going, and wisdom they’d like to share with those of us at the beginning of our careers.   Late March brought...
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YPG WRITERS: WRITE-IN/CRITIQUE

YPG WRITERS: WRITE-IN/CRITIQUE
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  Join YPG Writers for our signature write-in and flash workshop on July 12 and July 19. As always, we’ll do a quick introduction, followed by an hour of writing and optional sharing, then we’ll wrap up the meeting with a flash workshop. If interested in being critiqued, email YPGwriters@gmail.com with a 1,000- to...
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Girls Write Now College Essay Writing Workshops

Girls Write Now College Essay Writing Workshops
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YPG Cares: Girls Write Now College Essay Writing Workshops Please note: These are DAYTIME commitments! Girls Write Now is looking for volunteers to help with their college essay writing workshops. Come support some hopeful college-bound students in drafting, writing, and refining their personal letters for college applications. Volunteers have the opportunity to either act...
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YPG Agent/Editor Mixer (Children’s)

YPG Agent/Editor Mixer (Children’s)
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    Calling all agents and editors! Whether you’re looking to make your first acquisition or sale, or moving on to your fifth, you won’t want to miss this editor/agent networking happy hour. July 11, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 pm Location: The Gray Mare, 61 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10003 This mixer focuses...
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Discount: Literati: A Comedy Show About Books and the Idiots Who Write Them

Discount: Literati: A Comedy Show About Books and the Idiots Who Write Them
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  Literati is a night of comedians in character performing hilarious readings. Sophisticated, satirical, and sometimes wigs. Do you ever leave a comedy show saying, “Hmm, that was pretty funny but not enough reading . . .”? Well, then this is the show for you! Your hosts Colin O’Brien (JFL New Faces) and Michael...
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Dear YPG: ARC vs. Galley

Dear YPG: ARC vs. Galley
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Dear YPG, I really don’t know the difference between an ARC and a galley. Help! That’s a great question, especially because at some houses, the terms are informally used more or less interchangeably. But there is a difference! According to the AAP’s own Bookjobs.com Commonly Used Terms page: Formatted in book form, bound galleys...
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