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The Book Group Launched by four publishing industry veterans in 2015, The Book Group is a full-service literary agency located in the heart of Manhattan. Welcome to The Book Group, a full-service literary agency located in the heart of Manhattan.

Launched in 2015 by publishing industry veterans Julie Barer, Faye Bender, Brettne Bloom, and Elisabeth W**d, The Book Group shares a singular passion: to seek out and cultivate writers, and to serve as their champions throughout their careers. We represent a wide range of distinguished authors, including critically acclaimed and bestselling novelists, celebrated writers of children's literature,

Launched in 2015 by publishing industry veterans Julie Barer, Faye Bender, Brettne Bloom, and Elisabeth W**d, The Book Group shares a singular passion: to seek out and cultivate writers, and to serve as their champions throughout their careers. We represent a wide range of distinguished authors, including critically acclaimed and bestselling novelists, celebrated writers of children's literature,

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Thank you @jordys.book.club for choosing Interior Chinatown for your inaugural book club and thank you for the beautiful...
02/27/2020

Thank you @jordys.book.club for choosing Interior Chinatown for your inaugural book club and thank you for the beautiful post!

Celebrating our Second Anniversary of The Book Group. One of our goals is to be better about posting author events and o...
06/12/2017

Celebrating our Second Anniversary of The Book Group. One of our goals is to be better about posting author events and other book news on our page. Thanks for two years of fun--we love being part of the publishing community.

Celebrating our first anniversary with chocolate cake and rosé at Gotham Bar and Grill!
05/31/2016

Celebrating our first anniversary with chocolate cake and rosé at Gotham Bar and Grill!

We are over the moon for Mia Alvar, winner of the B&N Discover Award for fiction for her exquisite collection of stories...
03/03/2016
2015 Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Award, Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers...

We are over the moon for Mia Alvar, winner of the B&N Discover Award for fiction for her exquisite collection of stories about people who are profoundly dislocated from the places and people they love.
Vintage Books & Anchor Books Alfred A. Knopf #inthecountry #miaalvar

http://www.barnesandnoble.com/b/books/barnes-noble-discover-great-new-writers-award/2015-barnes-noble-discover-great-new-writers-award/_/N-29Z8q8Z1qqy

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Congratulations to our incredible author Mia Alvar on being a finalist for the Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers...
01/26/2016
Drumroll, Please: Announcing the 2015 Discover Great New Writers Awards Finalists

Congratulations to our incredible author Mia Alvar on being a finalist for the Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Award in fiction (!!!) for her striking collection of stories, IN THE COUNTRY.

http://www.barnesandnoble.com/blog/drumroll-please-announcing-the-2015-discover-great-new-writers-awards-finalists/

The booksellers who sit on our Discover Great New Writers program selection committee have a very specific mandate: find the best and the brightest, the unforgettable storytelling and indelible characters, from new writers. Books chosen for the Discover Great New Writers program are eligible for th

01/19/2016

So proud of our author Charlotte Gordon, who has been nominated for a 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award for her stunning biography Romantic Outlaws, about Mary Wollstonecraft and her daughter Mary Shelley. Congratulations, Charlotte! We are crossing all fingers and toes for you!

Wishing you a wonderful new year filled with laughter, love and books. xo, The Book Group (illustration by the glorious ...
01/01/2016

Wishing you a wonderful new year filled with laughter, love and books. xo, The Book Group (illustration by the glorious #IdealBookshelf)

Random House giveaway!! Today's bundle includes TBG's beloved authors, Paula McLain and Helen Simonson! Happy Holidays t...
12/17/2015

Random House giveaway!! Today's bundle includes TBG's beloved authors, Paula McLain and Helen Simonson! Happy Holidays to all.
Go to: randomhousebooks.com/bookjoy.

The holiday season is full of fun surprises, so we’re bringing you a BONUS DAY 13 of giveaways!

Visit randomhousebooks.com/bookjoy for a chance to with an amazing four-book literary fiction bundle, including: CIRCLING THE SUN by Paula McLain, AT THE WATER'S EDGE by Sara Gruen, GIRL AT WAR by Sara Novic, and Helen Simonson's upcoming novel, THE SUMMER BEFORE THE WAR (out 3/22/16). #bookjoy #giveaway

Congrats to Goodreads Choice Awards semifinalists Paula McLain, Rebecca Stead, and Charlotte Gordon!
11/10/2015

Congrats to Goodreads Choice Awards semifinalists Paula McLain, Rebecca Stead, and Charlotte Gordon!

TBG group photo at #WOTY! What an incredible night.
11/10/2015

TBG group photo at #WOTY! What an incredible night.

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Listen to two-time GRAMMY nominee Japanese Breakfast on the latest episode of #PouredOver as she talks about her bestselling memoir, CRYING IN H MART—one of our #BNBOTY finalists—and so much more. http://ow.ly/Rv4M50H4Jb0 Alfred A. Knopf The Book Group 📸 Barnes & Noble
When Ellie and Zac come to stay with their Grandfather at his run-down 1950’s gas station in the middle of the Nevada Desert they soon discover there are more than just spare parts in the garage. A group of wayward space travellers have built themselves a new home, where they plan to broadcast their TV variety show to the Universe.
Tonight I’ll be in conversation with my long-time agent, first reader and dear friend, the brilliant Julie Barer of The Book Group. Hosted by RJ Julia Booksellers and BookHampton, I hope you’ll join! Link to register via RJ Julia Booksellers: https://www.rjjulia.com/event/virtual-paula-mclain-when-stars-go-dark-conversation-julie-barer Link to register via BookHampton: https://www.bookhampton.com/event/virtual-paula-mclain-when-stars-go-dark-conversation-julie-barer
Repost from Mary Alice Monroe ✨ "Have you read THE ISLANDERS yet? My debut book for middle grade (age 8-12) is the #2 New York Times Bestseller! A must-read this summer." Visit the link below to get your copy! https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/The-Islanders/Mary-Alice-Monroe/The-Islanders/9781534427273 Angela May Books SimonKIDS The Book Group
Join us to meet author Lily King on Zoom, June 22 at 7 p.m. You won't want to miss this exciting presentation! Lily King is the award-winning author of five novels. Her most recent novel, "Writers & Lovers," will be published on March 3rd, 2020. Her 2014 novel Euphoria won the Kirkus Award, The New England Book Award, and was a finalist for the National Book Critics Award. Euphoria was named one of the 10 Best Books of 2014 by "The New York Times" Book Review. It was included in "TIME's" Top 10 Fiction Books of 2014 and on Amazon, NPR, "Entertainment Weekly," "Publishers Weekly," and Salon’s Best Books of 2014. Lyceum Agency The Book Group
It would be great if you would consider helping to spread the word about Notable Works' latest publication. Love Warms the Homeless Heart II, edited by Noreen Inglesi and designed and illustrated by Mary Ann Rossoni of Second Story Graphics, is a poetry and resource guide addressing the issues of homelessness and domestic violence. The poetry in this book, which is published by Notable Works Publication and Distribution Co., Inc., focuses on the resilience of the human spirit in meeting and overcoming life’s many challenges including the current COVID-19 pandemic. The resource section of this book, which includes an introduction by Angelina Denomme, Communication & Engagement Coordinator of Rhode Island Coalition for the Homeless, includes current listings, as of March 2021, of shelters and services in Rhode Island, alphabetically organized by cities and towns. (37 poems, 75 total pages). To order your copy, please visit www.notableworks.org
Wow! Wow! Wow! Thank YOU readers, booksellers, my publisher Gallery Books, and my team: The Book Group Magic Time Literary Publicity Laura Rossi Public Relations Angela May Books. Together, you made THE SUMMER OF LOST AND FOUND a New York Times bestseller!!! I'm full of gratitude for this moment. #bestseller #thesummeroflostandfound #beachreads #gallerybooks
The book "The Destiny and Signs of God" is the first step in the connection between science and spirituality. I hope that in the period of self-destruction of our civilization, this book will succeed in changing the mentality of the people and will help to start a new path of evolution - the evolution guided by the Universe. https://www.amazon.com/Destiny-Signs-God-Spiritual-Psychoanalysis-ebook/dp/B08KXNRC6Q/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=
🔥🔥DEBUT SPOTLIGHT🔥🔥 Ep 45 Desmond Hall discusses his debut #YourCornerDark with Rachel Barenbaum Author 🔥🔥🔥 Simon & Schuster🔥🔥 GrubStreet The Book Group
"Too often writing a book can feel like you’re working alone in a dark room. It’s easy to forget that you are, in fact, surrounded by aid on all sides." Jamie Carr of The Book Group features in this week's installment of Agents & Editors Recommend:
So far, our civilization has developed only one method of communication – OUR EVERYDAY INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION. Time has come for all of us to learn a second method of communication – to commit our thoughts to COMMUNICATING WITH THE UNIVERSE. By interacting with the Universe, we communicate with God, and God is THE ONLY ONE in the Universe WHO can give us the best advice regarding our choice to build up our destiny and secure ourselves with a sound and continuous evolution.
So far, our civilization has developed only one method of communication – OUR EVERYDAY INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION. Time has come for all of us to learn a second method of communication – to commit our thoughts to COMMUNICATING WITH THE UNIVERSE. By interacting with the Universe, we communicate with God, and God is THE ONLY ONE in the Universe WHO can give us the best advice regarding our choice to build up our destiny and secure ourselves with a sound and continuous evolution.