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Top 5 Reasons Children’s Origami Books Make Perfect Children's Holiday Gifts

Published: December 21, 2016

The ancient Japanese art of paper-folding is more than a creative way to have fun with paper—it’s also a great way to have fun during the holidays. Check out these top 5 reasons Origami books make great holiday gifts (and encourage family time):

December New Releases from Bookmasters’ Publishers: Part 1

Published: December 16, 2016

Check out some of Bookmasters/AtlasBooks’ publishers’ releases for December 2016:

Air Fry Everything: The Newest Release from Meredith Laurence, the Blue Jean Chef

Published: December 12, 2016

Just in time for the holidays is the newest release from Meredith Laurence, QVC’s Blue Jean Chef: Air Fry Everything: Foolproof Recipes for Fried Favorites and Easy Fresh Ideas.

November New Releases from Bookmasters’ Publishers: Part 2

Published: November 30, 2016

Check out more of Bookmasters/AtlasBooks’ publishers’ new releases for November 2016:

November New Releases from Bookmasters’ Publishers: Part 1

Published: November 22, 2016

Check out some of Bookmasters/AtlasBooks’ publishers’ releases for November 2016:

Celebrating University Press Week

Published: November 14, 2016

The Association of American University Presses (AAUP) University Press Week is being held November 14 – 19, 2016. The theme of this year’s Press Week is Community: from the community of a discipline to a regional home and culture, from the shared discourse of a campus to a bookstore's community of readers.

What the U.S. Presidential Election Results Mean for the Publishing Industry

Published: November 10, 2016

Whether you’re happy with the final result or not, the 2016 Presidential Election is over. While it remains to be seen what the long-term effects of the election will be, there will be plenty of short-term effects across all industries. Here are 3 ways the U.S. Presidential Election results will impact the publishing industry:

The Kinfolk Completes YA Series The Five Stones Trilogy

Published: October 28, 2016

In July 2014, G.A. Morgan released The Fog of Forgetting, Book One of The Five Stones Trilogy which has been called an “adventure trilogy for young readers and readers who are young at heart.” The Fog of Forgetting was the first work of fiction for G.A. Morgan who had previously written several illustrated nonfiction works under her full name, Genevieve Morgan. Learn more about the popular young adult series now that the final book of the trilogy, The Kinfolk, is available:

Social Media Best Practices for Authors

Published: October 21, 2016

Social media activity is a great way for an author to gain a following and build their brand. In fact, a robust social media presence can even generate interest from publishers since authors with an established audience are attractive. While many authors understand the importance of social media, they still aren’t using it properly. Remember, using social media to build an author brand is a learned skill and is much different than using it for personal use. Here are 5 social media best practices for authors to follow:

October New Releases from Bookmasters’ Publishers: Part 2

Published: October 14, 2016

Check out some more of Bookmasters/AtlasBooks’ publishers’ releases for October 2016: