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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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Kate Clayborn on Georgie, All Along

By Gabriella Costa | Sep 13, 2022 | 0 Comments

In her new novel Georgie, All Along, romance author Kate Clayborn tackles complex questions about love, career, reconciling with the past, and finding your way.

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Read Banned Books: ALA’S Top 10 Most Challenged Books of 2021

By Gabriella Costa | Sep 12, 2022 | 0 Comments

During Banned Books Week , we celebrate the freedom to read, highlight the necessity of free and open access to ideas, and advocate for the protection of these rights.

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Becoming “bookseller-owners”: Raven Book Store on their employee-ownership model

By Gabriella Costa | Sep 1, 2022 | 0 Comments

The employee-owners of Lawrence, Kansas’s Raven Book Store share some of their mission and goals in adopting a collective model of ownership at their store.

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