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In with the New: Rizzoli on Beta-testing Edelweiss Designer

By Gabriella Costa | Aug 31, 2022 | 0 Comments

In honor of the launch of Edelweiss Designer, Rizzoli discusses collaborating with Edelweiss on the development of the new tool and what it brings to the table for publishers.

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Yasmin Angoe on They Come at Knight

By Gabriella Costa | Aug 26, 2022 | 0 Comments

In They Come at Knight, Yasmin Angoe continues the thrilling story of her heroine Nena Knight, an unforgettable and talented killer with a purpose.

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Isabel and Imogen Greenberg on Gaia: Goddess of Earth

By Gabriella Costa | Aug 24, 2022 | 0 Comments

Isabel and Imogen Greenberg’s new graphic novel for young readers, Gaia: Goddess of Earth, is a vibrant and feminist take on this lesser-known but mighty figure from Greek mythology.

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Interview with a Publisher: Grove Atlantic on Publishing Literature in Translation

By Gabriella Costa | Aug 16, 2022 | 0 Comments

In honor of Women in Translation month, the editorial team at Grove Atlantic reflects on their work publishing writers from underrepresented languages or countries, especially women writers, and the importance of reading works in translation.

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Emily Hughes on The Snail

By Gabriella Costa | Aug 15, 2022 | 0 Comments

Emily Hughes’s picture book The Snail shares the life of Japanese American artist Isamu Noguchi and encourages everyone to create as a source of healing and gift of love.

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Love By the Books: Stories from WORD Bookstores

By Gabriella Costa | Aug 4, 2022 | 0 Comments

August 20th is Bookstore Romance Day! Our friends at WORD Bookstores marked the occasion with their own staff-written, store-centered romances.

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Julia Sanches on translating Eva Baltasar’s Boulder

By Gabriella Costa | Aug 3, 2022 | 0 Comments

Eva Baltasar’s latest novel Boulder explores the darker sides of love and motherhood. Translator Julia Sanches discusses what drew her to the novel, and Baltasar shares a recording of her work in the original Catalan.

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Booksellers Recommend: Women in Translation

By Gabriella Costa | Aug 2, 2022 | 0 Comments

To honor Women in Translation Month, some of our favorite booksellers offer recommendations of recent books from women writers working in underrepresented languages.

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Kiki Petrosino on Bright: A Memoir

By Gabriella Costa | Jul 29, 2022 | 0 Comments

Having written four books of poetry, Kiki Petrosino approached her prose memoir Bright, a meditation on her upbringing in a mixed Black and Italian American family, as a fascinated outsider.

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Meet the 2022 Edelweiss Ascend Interns

By Gabriella Costa | Jul 25, 2022 | 0 Comments

The Edelweiss Ascend Internship program is aimed at creating opportunities for students from underrepresented communities to see themselves in the industries that we represent—publishing and tech.

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