Happy 100th Birthday, Beverly Cleary!

Today is a special day in the world of children's literature as we're celebrating 100 years in the life of Beverly Clearly, whose work has been enjoyed by over three generations. Publishing almost fifty books before retiring, she's received the National Medal of Arts award (in the Oval Office), a Newbery Medal, and was named a Library of Congress … Continue reading Happy 100th Birthday, Beverly Cleary!

BookPeople Explores the Digital Media Landscape During SXSW

This post comes from Meike, a member of our event team. BookPeople kicked off SXSW with two author events with outstanding material on leveraging social media engagement and other management information for the small business owner.  If you weren’t able to make it to the events, here’s a quick rundown. Rusty Shelton and Barbara Cave Henricks … Continue reading BookPeople Explores the Digital Media Landscape During SXSW

#2016ComicBookRenaissance: Demi Marshall Staff Selections Spotlight

I came into the world of sequential art pretty late--I read Sandman just after I left college, but it took several months into Matt Fraction's run on Hawkeye to really get my engine going. In 2013, I attended HeroesCon in my hometown of Charlotte, NC, which helped--face to face conversations with comic book creators like … Continue reading #2016ComicBookRenaissance: Demi Marshall Staff Selections Spotlight