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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

Celebrating the Best of Children's Publishing
Celebrating the Best of Children's Publishing
by Lauren White / October 2017

The 2017 Carle Honors

On Thursday, September 28, the 2017 Carle Honor recipients were celebrated at the twelfth annual gala and fundraiser. The beautiful Guastavino's under the 59th street bridge once again played host to …   read more

FastPencil
FastPencil
by Lauren White / October 2017

A Look at the Writing Platform

This month, we're taking a look at FastPencil, the writing platform that boasts of all the tools an indie writer (or press!) could need to get that book published.Like many platforms aimed at aspiring …   read more

Psychotherapy and Memoir
Psychotherapy and Memoir
by Patricia Reis / October 2017

The Talking Cure and the Writing Cure

Without wishing to sound freakish or weird, I liken my vocation—writer and psychotherapist—to conjoined twins. Born in my midlife, they developed from the same fertilized egg, gestated in …   read more

Writing Inspiration Tips
Writing Inspiration Tips
by Brad Schreiber / October 2017

Advice from an IPPY-Winner

No one does his or her best writing during that first effort. But as a published author and journalist and produced screenwriter, I firmly believe that there are ways to motivate yourself into becomin …   read more

Coming This Month
Coming This Month
by Lauren White / October 2017

Notable October Indie Press Releases

Each month, our staff chooses several notable books released from indie presses and hybrid publishers.Check out our top picks for the best new releases from indie presses this October - a mix of ficti …   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