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Have a Holly Jolly Editing Season
Have a Holly Jolly Editing Season
by Jillian Manning / December 2017

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year…for Editing

The wonderful madness of NaNoWriMo is past, and we are now staring down the last few weeks of the year. If you participated in NaNoWriMo, you may have a brand-new novel on your hands. Even if you didn …   read more

Mysteries Featuring Strong Women Protagonists
Mysteries Featuring Strong Women Protagonists
by Kelly Oliver / December 2017

An Award-Winner Shares Her Top Picks

Remember the gumshoe lured into a trap by a beguiling femme fatale? With women writers and so many women readers, times have changed. Tough women of crime fiction such as Sara Paretsky's V. I. Warshaw …   read more

The Ultimate Grammar Cheat Sheet
The Ultimate Grammar Cheat Sheet
by Brendan Brown / December 2017

An Infographic for Writers

This infographic was originally posted on The Expert Editor. Grammar is tricky, especially in a language as complicated as English. For writers, it can be difficult to keep all the rules and exce …   read more

Book Lover's Shopping Guide
Book Lover's Shopping Guide
by Amy Shamroe / December 2017

What to Get Your Favorite Bibliophiles... and Yourself!

“Books make great gifts because they have whole worlds inside of them. And it's much cheaper to buy somebody a book than it is to buy them the whole world!” ― Neil Gaiman Maybe …   read more

My Top 10 Mermaid Books
My Top 10 Mermaid Books
by Suzanne Kamata / December 2017

An Award-Winner's Recommendations

Suzanne Kamata won an IPPY award in 2017 for her novel The Mermaids of Lake Michigan. Below, she shares her favorite books about mermaids, from illustrated children's books to Young Adult. Happy readi …   read more

IPPY Holidays
IPPY Holidays
by Lauren White / December 2017

Award-Winning Holiday Books

There is no time quite like the holidays for curling up by the fire and diving into a good book. These seasonal IPPY award-winners are the perfect picks for a cozy reading sesh. Happy reading!&nb …   read more

Announcing the Results of the 2017 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards
Announcing the Results of the 2017 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards
October 2017

Jenkins Group is proud to announce the winners of the 2017 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards. Launched in 2007, the awards are intended to bring increased recognition to exemplary children's books and t …   read more

Announcing the Results of the 9th Annual Living Now Awards
Announcing the Results of the 9th Annual Living Now Awards
September 2017

Recognizing the Year's Best Books for Better Living

Jenkins Group is proud to announce the results of the Ninth Annual Living Now Book Awards. Launched in 2008, the awards are designed to honor the year's best books that help readers attain healthier, …   read more