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||Cathleen Tetro, Publisher, Westview||Cathleen Tetro Publisher, Westview Westview publishes academic titles in core disciplines, which also appeal to those who want to understand current events, such as the U.S. role in the Middle East, the future of U.S. foreign policy,||1/19/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||Roger Cooper, Publisher, Vanguard Press||Roger Cooper Publisher, Vanguard Press Vanguard was established two years ago by publishing veteran, Roger Cooper. Its “mission is to have a selective publishing list, and to look at every book as an event. We craft substantial, focused,||1/19/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||Krista Lyons, Publisher, Seal Press||Krista Lyons Publisher, Seal Press Seal Press’s motto is “Groundbreaking Books. By Women. For Women.” Their titles aim to offer “edgy, über-honest takes on all sorts of topics.” They are proud to have “scored some firsts and broken a few bar||1/19/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||Jon Anderson, Publisher, Running Press||Jon Anderson Publisher, Running Press Running Press’s tag line is “Creative…Engaging…and Lots of Fun.” Their list lives up to this goal, with titles like the “Skinny Bitch” series and the bestselling Cathy Trilogy for young adults.||1/19/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||Susan Weinberg, Publisher, PublicAffairs||Susan Weinberg Publisher, PublicAffairs Public Affairs motto is “good book about things that matter.” Specializing in nonfiction, particularly politics and books by journalists, they made a major splash in the fall with the instant bestseller,||1/19/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||John Radziewicz, Publisher, Da Capo Press||John Radziewicz Publisher, Da Capo Press Da Capo Press, headquartered in Cambridge, MA, has been publishing for four decades. In addition to their long-standing focus on history and the performing arts, they have become known lately for popularly orien..||1/19/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||John Sherer, Publisher, Basic Books, Basic Civitas, Nation Books||John Sherer Publisher, Basic Books, Basic Civitas, and Nation Books Basic Books has been an important publisher of scholarly books since 1957, known for accessible books on serious subjects. Civitas is their African American imprint.||1/19/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||Bill Newlin, Publisher, Avalon Travel||Bill Newlin Publisher, Avalon Travel Avalon Travel was formed in 1999 with the merger of three independent travel publishers—Moon Publications (established 1973), John Muir Publications (established 1973), and Foghorn Press (established 1982)—creatin||1/19/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||Spring Titles: Public Affairs||One of the goals of EarlyWord is to bridge the gap between publishers and librarians. We’re excited to bring you a new feature of EarlyWord — podcasts sponsored by publishers and created for EarlyWord readers, about their new books.||12/22/2008||Free||View in iTunes|