Need a project for the weekend? Check out this secret hidden bookcase, complete with book lever! Click through to see step-by-step pictures.
Do you enjoy reading in the bath? Studio 8 1/2 turns a favorite relaxation pastime into art. Click through to see more photos!
Job: Publicist (Mpls.) -
Free Spirit seeks a creative and energetic, full-time publicist to promote their award-winning titles and products. Successful candidates will have excellent communication skills, strong knowledge of media (national, regional, print, broadcast, and Web), and superior writing ability for a variety of platforms.
Job: Literary Agent (NYC/Boston/Telecommute) -
Zachary Shuster Harmsworth, one of the nation’s most prestigious literary agencies, is currently expanding and seeking an affiliate agent with ample prior industry experience.
Richard Tuttle creates incredible sculpted book covers that allude to the content inside. This is George Orwell’s Animal Farm, complete with hoofprints. (via tuttle-animal-farm - PSFK)
Job: PT Proofreader (Mpls.) -
Advent Creative is seeking a proofreader for intermittent needs with one of our ad agency clients in Minneapolis.
Job: Publicity Assistant (NJ) -
Princeton University Press seeks energetic, self-motivated person to provide administrative support to the publicity department.
This modern behemoth of a library has people talking… do you think it’s too white and stark, or are you enamored of the clean design? Click the photo for more images!
Check out this interview between author Claire Messud (The Emperor’s Children, The Woman Upstairs) and her editor at Knopf, Robin Desser for a sneak-peek into the world of editing!
How To Sign a Digital Author Autograph Online - GalleyCat -
How To Sign a Digital Author Autograph Online
Ever wanted to have your favorite author sign an ebook for you? Here is the solution to your problems!
The book-lined rotunda at the Stockholm public library. Click on the photo for more pictures of this Scandinavia sanctuary!
Job: Scouting Agency Assistant (NYC) -
Book scouting agency reporting to international publishers is interviewing for a scouting assistant. The position has considerable administrative duties and requires continuous reading and reporting on upcoming books.
Job Board: Editorial Assistant/Assistant Editor (NYC) -
The New Press seeks an editorial assistant/assistant editor (depending on experience) to support the editorial department on a range of fronts. Reporting to the Editorial Director, this is a key position involving substantial responsibilities and room for growth.
Job: College Sales Representatives (SF) -
W. W. Norton seeks entry-level sales representatives to meet with college and university professors to promote textbooks and electronic course materials.