November 18, 2015
Ancient Earth Journal: The Early Cretaceous has been selected for the Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12 for 2016 list, a cooperative project of the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) and the Children’s Book Council. Read More.
November 11, 2015
The Fine Art of Fashion Illustration was selected for the Publishers Weekly 2015 Illustrated Gift Books holiday gift list. "The holidays are a time of indulgence, and that extends to the realm of art books, where a single volume can command a testing-menu price tag," wrote PW. Read More.
November 11, 2015
Jordan Younger, founder of popular vegan blog The Blonde Vegan and author of Breaking Vegan, told NBC's Today Show she became so obsessed with eating healthy that she actually became unhealthy. Read More.
November 4, 2015
Jordan Younger, author of Breaking Vegan for Fair Winds Press, is featured in the New York Post in an article titled, "My Vegan Diet Almost Killed Me." In the story, Younger shares her struggles with the eating disorder orthoexia, which is defined by the National Eating Disorders Association as a “righteous fixation on healthy eating.” Read More.
October 30, 2015
Looking for great coffee table books about automotive topics. Then you've come to right place, according to ebay. A recent post highlighting ebay's picks for the top nine automotive coffee table books featured five titles by Motorbooks and two more distributed by QDS, a Quarto Publishing Group distribution business. Read More.
October 10, 2015
The Artisan Cake Company's Visual Guide to Cake Decorating is one of four finalists for the upcoming Cake Masters Magazine Awards 2015. Cake Masters Magazine is one of the fastest growing cake decorating magazines. Read More.
September 30, 2015
Milestones of Space by Michael Neufeld is one of the four finalists for this year's American Astronautical Society (AAS) Emme Award for Astronautical Literature. The award, named after Eugene M. Emme, NASA's first historian, recognizes outstanding books that advance public understanding of astronautics. Read More.
September 16, 2015
Publishers Weekly reports that over the past three years, Quarto Publishing Group, USA has focused on growing its cookbook list. In 2012, it had 35 food and cooking titles, many on what were then considered niche subjects like vegan cooking and low-sodium food. Today, the press has tripled the number of titles on its list to more than 100. And it launched a new initiative, This Is Your Cookbook, to allow consumers to produce and print high-quality hardcover cookbooks with their own or favorite Quarto recipes. Read More.
September 3, 2015
Color Me Happy and Color Me Calm are two of the adult coloring books featured in a story by the New York Daily News. Ken Fund, Quarto Publishing Group USA CEO, and Jeannine Dillon, Race Point Publishing Editorial Director, were both quoted in the story. Read More.
August 23, 2015
Just days before Queen Elizabeth becomes Britain's longest reigning monarch, The Daily Mail is running extracts of Aurum Press's new book What a Thing to Say to the Queen, by Thomas Blaikie. On September 9, Queen Elizabeth's reign will surpass Queen Victoria's 63 years, seven months and two days as monarch. Read More.