Wrigley Field: An Oral and Narrative History of the Home of the Chicago Cubs

Upcoming Events With Author Ira Berkow And Contributor Josh Noel

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on Monday, March 24th, 2014
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Catch author Ira Berkow and contributor Josh Noel discussing Wrigley Field: An Oral and Narrative History of the Home of the Chicago Cubs, as they make stops throughout Chicago all week!

Pi Day with First Prize Pies

Author Allison Kave is in the office teaching us how to bake pies!

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on Friday, March 14th, 2014
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Allison Kave, author of First Prize Pies: Shoo-Fly, Candy Apple, and Other Deliciously Inventive Pies for Every Week of the Year (and More) is in the ABRAMS office helping us celebrate Pi Day by teaching us how to bake pies!

A Wes Anderson Giveaway

Enter for a chance to win!

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on Tuesday, March 4th, 2014
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Wes Anderson’s latest film, The Grand Budapest Hotel, opens this Friday, March 7. To celebrate, we’ve partnered with American Laundromat Records to giveaway thee separate packages of cool, exclusive, Wes-inspired stuff!

ABRAMS ALA/YALSA Award Wins: 2013

A list of our books that took home top honors

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on Monday, February 10th, 2014
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The following two titles have made YALSA’s list for the Outstanding Books for the College Bound 2014: Yoko Ono: Collector of Skies by Nell Beram and Carolyn Boriss-Krimsky – Arts and Humanities List & Gay America: Struggle for Equality by Linas Alsenas – History and Cultures List. Click through to to see the rest of the winners.

Library Shelfies with New York Public Library

#LibraryShelfies from around the office and from our authors

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on Thursday, January 30th, 2014
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We took part in the New York Public Library’s #LibraryShelfie campaign on Wednesday, January 30th, and here are our shelfies!

ALA Midwinter 2014: Abrams Author Events and Signings

Full Schedule of ABRAMS Booth Signings (#713) and Events

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on Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
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The 2014 American Library Association’s (ALA) Midwinter Meeting is taking place January 24-27 in Philadelphia, PA. There will be Abrams authors attending to sign books and meet readers! Read on for a full schedule of Abrams booth signings (#713) and events.

Q&A with Ying Chang Compestine and Vinson Compestine

An excerpt from Secrets of the Terra-Cotta Soldier

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on Monday, January 13th, 2014
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Amulet Books published Secrets of the Terra-Cotta Soldier in January. Written by the mother and son writing team of Ying Chang and Vinson Compestine, this action-packed adventure finely weaves fact and fiction, detailing the story of thirteen-year-old Ming who lives in a village in Maoist China in the 1970s. Read on for an interview with the authors.

Eating in Color

Delicious, Healthy Recipes for You and Your Family

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on Tuesday, January 7th, 2014
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It’s officially the New Year, which we all know means general brow beating after holidays filled with excess and a rash of hastily-made, hard to keep resolutions. If you’re like me, 2014 will be the year everything changes! Until about January 27th when the short, cold days are too much to bear and it’s much too easy to curl up with a glass of wine rather than go to the gym. But this year, there’s at least one resolution, eating more healthfully, that I know you’ll be able the keep with the help of Eating in Color: Delicious, Healthy Recipes for You and Your Family.

Enter To Win An Autographed Copy of Unhinged

Three Lucky Winners will receive a signed copy of the new book from A. G. Howard!

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Enter to win a signed copy of Unhinged: Splintered Book Two by A. G. Howard. Three lucky winners will be chosen!

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on Wednesday, December 18th, 2013
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We all know one—that person who makes the perfect gifts every year without fail. This year, why don’t you return the favor! Whether you want to please a Jill-of-all-trades or the hardcore artist, these books are guaranteed to delight any DIY maven on your list.