Mountain Brook Ink launches new Speculative Fiction Imprint

Mountain Brook Ink launches new Speculative Fiction Imprint Mountain Brook Ink Celebrates Growth with New Imprint, Mountain Brook Fire WHITE SALMON, WA., DEC. 22, 2019 — Mountain Brook Ink is launching a new speculative fiction imprint, Mountain Brook Fire, dedicated to Christian and clean speculative fiction for upper middle grade, young adult, and adult audiences. Since its beginning in 2014, small press Mountain Brook Ink (MBI) has published inspirational adult and young adult fiction of all kinds, from romance, to…

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IVP Reports Double-Digit Sales Growth for 2019

IVP Reports Double-Digit Sales Growth for 2019 IVP, which recently rebranded itself from InterVarsity Press, reported a 16.4% sales increase in the fiscal 2019 year ended June 30 over fiscal 2018. The gain in fiscal 2019 followed a 8.9% increase in fiscal 2018 over the prior year, giving IVP a 27% jump over the past two fiscal years. “It has not been a single book nor a single customer; not a single segment or single new strategy; not the addition…

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From Murder Mysteries to Christian Fiction: PW Talks to Karen Kingsbury

From Murder Mysteries to Christian Fiction: PW Talks to Karen Kingsbury Karen Kingsbury’s novels, including the bestselling Baxter Family series and standalone titles such as The Bridge and Between Sundays, have sold over 17 million copies worldwide, according to her publisher Howard Books, and the author thinks she knows why. “I try to write people who are real and who readers can relate to,” Kingsbury told PW. “I write from alternating points-of-view. I go very deep with my characters so readers become emotionally engaged…

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W Publishing promotes Meaghan Porter to senior editor

W Publishing promotes Meaghan Porter to senior editor October 25, 2016—Nashville, TN—Meaghan Porter was recently promoted to the position of senior editor with the W Publishing Group. Porter joined Thomas Nelson six years ago as an associate editor. She quickly became a valuable member of the W Publishing team, bringing her professional skills to bear on some of W’s most important titles. Some of her favorite projects include Kenneth Bae’s Not Forgotten, Levi Lusko’s Through the Eyes of a Lion, Brant Hansen’s Unoffendable,…

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Sheridan’s Online Reading Platform Simplifies and Improves Reading Experience for Users of AMS Education Earth Science Courses

Sheridan’s Online Reading Platform Simplifies and Improves Reading Experience for Users of AMS Education Earth Science Courses  Contact: Laura Baker, Sheridan Books Marketing Manager, laura.baker@sheridan.com Chelsea, MI – Sheridan has expanded their current eCommerce platforms to include online reading. The American Meteorological Society (AMS) – a current Sheridan eCommerce user who desired a way to sell protected eBooks from their website without the drawbacks that DRM typically brings both publishers and consumers – was the first to commit to Sheridan’s new online reading…

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HarperCollins Christian Publishing extends low-cost outreach Bible partnership with Biblica

HarperCollins Christian Publishing extends low-cost outreach Bible partnership with Biblica (Nashville, TN) July 21, 2016—HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) today announced it will assume direct and trade sales of Biblica’s foreign-language Bible translations.  This is an extension of the agreement announced in October 2014 when the two companies released that HCCP would absorb the direct and trade sales of NIV, NIrV and NVI low-cost outreach Bible lines. HCCP will assume responsibility for sales and distribution of the existing foreign translations through…

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