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2019 Moonbeam Children's Book Award Results
2019 Moonbeam Children's Book Award Results

Celebrating Youthful Curiosity, Discovery and Learning through Books and Reading.

Jenkins Group is proud to announce the winners of the 2019 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards. Launched in 2007, the awards are intended to bring increased recognition to exemplary children's books …   read more

On the Hummus Route
On the Hummus Route
by Jim Barnes / July 2019

A utopian journey between cities, people, and dreams

“A Palestinian, a Lebanese, and an Israeli walk into a bar…” This is not the beginning of a joke, but the start of a true story of how the co-creators of the book, Ariel Rosenthal, …   read more

Ask the Lit Agent
Ask the Lit Agent
by Mark Gottlieb

Trident Media Group Agent Mark Gottlieb Answers Questions Independent Authors & Self-Publishers Have About Working With a Literary Agent

Editors note: Mark Gottlieb, literary agent at Trident Media Group, authored this article exclusively for Independent Publisher. Our thanks to Mark for sharing his knowledge and we look forward to mor …   read more

Fall Into Better Writing Habits
Fall Into Better Writing Habits
by Jillian Manning / October 2019

9 Ways to Up Your Author Game

Autumn is here, and with beachside days and starry nights behind us, it's time to embrace the change of the season. That means pumpkin spice lattes, cozy sweaters…and lots of writing. Fall is t …   read more