Franciscan Institute Publications appreciates the value and service that Bookmasters brings to our business relationship.
Jim Knapp, Executive Director,
Franciscan Institute Publications, St. Bonaventure University
July 1, 2014 8:30 amon
Sure, easy summer beach reads are nice, but just because it’s summer that doesn’t mean that we need to shut our brains down entirely! Summer can be the perfect time to learn something new or improve your skills in a certain area so that you are prepared when the “lazy” days of summer have come to an end. View Article…
June 24, 2014 8:30 amon
Summer party season is in full swing. There are enough graduation parties, birthday parties, retirement parties, anniversary parties, engagement parties, and more to keep your calendar full for months. If you’re hosting (or helping with) one of these parties in the near future, you know how time consuming it can be to plan a menu and prepare the food. Of course you can always go the catering route, but sometimes it’s more fun (and rewarding) to do it yourself!
June 17, 2014 8:30 amon
It’s been almost two weeks since the 2014 BookExpo America, also known as BEA. Having only been in the book publishing industry for just shy of two years, my first trip to BEA was great opportunity to be a sponge.
Several of my Bookmasters and Baker & Taylor colleagues have attended the annual BEA for many years, so I gleaned much from their accounts of BEAs gone by. I also experienced firsthand the sore shoulders from carrying tote bags weighed down with ARCs and the aching feet from walking the first day of the show in heels (two ailments I had been amply warned about ahead of time, but seemed like a necessary rite of passage at the time). View Article…
June 10, 2014 8:30 amon
It’s almost Father’s Day, have you bought Dad a gift yet? If your Dad (or grandfather, uncle, etc.) enjoys reading, here’s a list of books to check out: View Article…
June 6, 2014 7:33 pmon
h.f.ullmann is part of an independent, family-owned publishing group founded in 1994 by Herbert Ullmann. Their titles cover a range of subjects, including architecture, art history, cars, design, drawing, fashion, fine arts, food and drink, medicine, music, paper craft, science, and spirituality. Many of h.f.ullmann’s titles are considered to be the ultimate reference on their particular subject and are available in English as well as French, German, and Spanish.
Bookmasters will begin distributing more than 140 of h.f.ullmann’s English-language titles on July 1, 2014, with an anticipated 15 to 20 additional new publications each year.
“Teaming up with Bookmasters is a fantastic opportunity to reinforce our presence in North America, thanks to their perfect coverage of the traditional book trade and their know-how in special sales,” said Herbert Ullmann, publisher of h.f.ullmann. “We are looking forward to our cooperation with Bookmasters’ highly skilled and experienced team.”
“With their meticulous attention to quality content and imagery, h.f.ullmann has positioned themselves as a respected publishing authority on a number of different subjects,” added Ken Fultz, general manager at Bookmasters. “Bookmasters is looking forward to a very successful book distribution partnership in the months and years to come.”
Bookmasters, based in Ashland, Ohio, is one of the largest integrated providers of publisher services. For more than 40 years, Bookmasters has offered services to publishers and authors such as printing, print book warehousing and distribution, eBook conversion and distribution, editorial, and design. To learn more, visit www.bookmasters.com.
Established in 2006, h.f.ullmann develops lavishly illustrated books that are published in 15 languages and distributed in more than 60 countries. h.f.ullmann’s mission is to offer readers a fascinating world of images, great content, and excellent production quality at affordable prices. Their headquarters are in Potsdam, Germany. To learn more, visit www.ullmann-publishing.com/en/.
June 3, 2014 8:30 amon
If you’re looking to improve your writing skills, there are plenty of writing exercises that you can try. However, sometimes your writing can be improved by flexing your creative muscles in other ways. Trying out a new outlet, like photography, can help to improve your writing skills which is why every writer should have a basic working knowledge of photography. View Article…
May 27, 2014 8:30 amon
Memorial Day has passed, which means that it’s the unofficial start of summer! The warm summer months are made for relaxing. It’s time to sit on the beach or by the pool and enjoy some good summer reads. We’ve rounded up a selection of books that are perfect for those hot, lazy summer days: View Article…
May 20, 2014 8:30 amon
Bookmasters will be sharing exhibit space with sister company Baker & Taylor at this year’s BookExpo America (http://www.bookexpoamerica.com) May 29-31st at the Javits Center in New York City. BookExpo America (BEA) is one of the premier publishing industry events in the United States. View Article…
May 13, 2014 8:30 amon
Looking for the perfect graduation gift for the recent high school or college grad? Look no further than these great books by Bookmasters’ publishers!
Knock ‘em Dead: Secrets & Strategies for First-Time Job Seekers by Martin Yate/JumpingDude Media
While working your way through the proven job search and interview strategies that are outlined in Knock ‘em Dead: Secrets & Strategies for First-Time Job Seekers, you’ll discover a blueprint for professional success and be able to make sense of the world of work, start a career on the right foot, and gain access to the corporate inner circle and win promotions. It is possible to get what you want out of life and live a meaningful life on your terms – you just have to learn how to do it.
May 8, 2014 8:30 amon
Are you a little late in deciding what to get your Mom for Mother’s Day? No worries! We’ve put together a collection of fun books that would make great Mother’s Day gifts for any Mom that enjoys entertaining in the home. View Article…