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From St. Louis to Chicago: Edelweiss at the Heartland Fall Forum (and beyond!)

By Gabriella Costa | Nov 22, 2022 | Comments Off on From St. Louis to Chicago: Edelweiss at the Heartland Fall Forum (and beyond!)

In October, our Retail Client Success Manager Deidre went on a whirlwind trip through the Midwest timed to the 2022 Heartland Fall Forum. She reflects on her time at the conference as well as two bookstore tours through St. Louis and Chicago.

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Kellye Crocker on Dad’s Girlfriend and Other Anxieties

By Gabriella Costa | Nov 16, 2022 | 0 Comments

Kellye Crocker talks about her middle grade novel Dad’s Girlfriend and Other Anxieties, dealing with anxiety through writing, and the bravery of shy girls.

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Tanita S. Davis on Figure It Out, Henri Weldon

By Gabriella Costa | Nov 14, 2022 | 0 Comments

Tanita S. Davis shares more about her upcoming middle grade novel Figure It Out, Henri Weldon, representing learning disabilities in her writing, and encouraging all readers to look for their strengths.

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Twenty Years of Helping People “Work Better, Read More”

By Gabriella Costa | Oct 28, 2022 | 0 Comments

This year, we are celebrating Edelweiss’s twentieth anniversary! Founded in 2002, Edelweiss has transformed from one-man operation to a company of nearly forty employees supporting the book community.

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Supporting Diverse Books through the Thema Classification System

By Gabriella Costa | Oct 17, 2022 | 0 Comments

We recently added visibility to Thema subject categories for UK users as part of a larger project to improve the discoverability of diverse books on our site.

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Jonathan Escoffery on If I Survive You

By Gabriella Costa | Oct 7, 2022 | 0 Comments

Jonathan Escoffery talks about his debut If I Survive You, finding healing in the writing process, and laughing in the face of inevitability.

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You’re Invited! Edelweiss Presents: Dig In—A Celebration of Food and Stories

By Gabriella Costa | Oct 6, 2022 | 0 Comments

Join us on Thursday, November 3rd for Edelweiss Presents: Dig In! This FREE virtual event celebrates the power and delight of cooking and eating delicious food through conversations with popular chefs and authors.

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Daniel Zomparelli and David Ly on Queer Little Nightmares

By Gabriella Costa | Oct 5, 2022 | 0 Comments

Daniel Zomparelli and David Ly’s new anthology Queer Little Nightmares throws a coming out party for our favorite horror icons, excavating and celebrating their queerness with poems and stories.

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Zoulfa Katouh on As Long as the Lemon Trees Grow

By Gabriella Costa | Sep 22, 2022 | 0 Comments

Syrian Canadian writer Zoulfa Katouh discusses her debut young adult novel, As Long as the Lemon Trees Grow, and healing her younger self through writing.

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Calling the Shots, Together: AK Press on Their Worker-Run Publishing Project

By Gabriella Costa | Sep 20, 2022 | 0 Comments

At AK Press, a worker-run collective and anarchist publishing project, all the work is shared and it gets done without bosses. 

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