Amy Rowland: In Her Words

May 13, 2014 • 3 Comments

Amy Rowland, the author of The Transcriptionist, explains how she came to write her debut novel.
In August of 2001, after much restless wandering, I found a job transcribing copy for reporters at the New …


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KIPP Schools in the New York Times

No Comments September 19, 2011 • No Comments

The New York Times Magazine just featured a fantastic article on KIPP Charter Schools. (Read the full article here.) We recently published Jay Mathew’s book Work Hard, Be Nice on the KIPP founders, Mike Feinberg and Dave Levin–two twenty-somethings…


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Publication Day: Wicked Bugs

30 Comments May 3, 2011 • 30 Comments

Amy Stewart, author of the New York Times bestsellers Wicked Plants and Flower Confidential, is back with her newest book, Wicked Bugs: The Louse That Conquered Napoleon’s Army and Other Diabolical Insects. (Be sure to…