Random House is “the proud publishing house of the world’s most acclaimed storytellers, thought leaders, and innovators.” In 2013, it became a company of Penguin Random House, one of the Big 5 publishers. Random House has published many bestselling authors, including Danielle Steel, Tyler Perry, Dean Koontz, and Lisa Wingate. Continue reading “Random House | Open House”
HACHETTE BOOK GROUP SITE VISIT
Location: 1290 6th Ave, New York, NY, 10104
Day & Time: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 | 12:45–3:15 pm
RSVP: Register on Handshake to secure a spot
Right now, the event is only open to M.S. in Publishing students. On February 26, the registration system will open-up to other cohorts.
Hachette Book Group is a leading U.S. trade publisher, and a division of the third largest trade and educational book publisher in the world, Hachette Livre. In one year, HBG publishes approximately 1400+ adult books, 300 books for young readers, and 450 audio book titles (including physical and downloadable-only titles). In 2016, the company had 214 books on the New York Times bestseller list, 44 of which reached #1. HBG’s bestselling authors include Stephen Colbert, Tina Fey, Malcolm Gladwell, James Patterson, and J.K. Rowling.
The Book Industry Guild of New York (BIGNY) is hosting a happy hour event for prospective volunteers TOMORROW at Foxy John’s Bar and Kitchen, a “clubby hangout with new American eats & handcrafted cocktails, plus live music & TVs showing sports.” Unfamiliar with BIGNY? Check out our November Link of the Week profile.
The blog is curling up with a holiday read, a cup of cocoa, and a cozy blanket, and will exist in a state of hibernation until Monday, January 22. Professor Denning, Kim, and I hope you all have a wonderful, restorative break. Happy Holidays, everyone!
Since the holidays are almost upon us, here are some great events to get you into the holiday spirit! (If the snow on Saturday didn’t already hype you up.) Continue reading “Around Town | Dec. 12th – Dec. 18th”