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seven inspiring bookstagrams to follow in 2018

Oh, the bookish side of Instagram: where the bookworms become the cool kids. Check out these gorgeous Instagram accounts for photo envy and book suggestions all year round. Cat Book Club Cats. Books. What more could you need? These felines love sleeping in, on, or next to their owners' current …
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Coming in Spring 2018

Announcing Windows on Provence Famous for its radiant light, vibrant colors, beautiful architecture, flavorful foods, and opulent wines, Provence is one of the most visited destinations of the world. To turn the pages of Windows on Provence: Musings on the Food, Wine, and Culture of the South …
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bloggers love the murderer’s maid

What is it about a good murder? Bloggers, bookstagrammers, and booktubers alike took to The Murderer's Maid like ducks to water. Below, you can find some of our favorite takes from the web. Just One More Chapter: “I loved the author's notes at the end.” • “An absolute pleasure to …
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have yourself a joyful little new year!

The holiday cookies have cooled, the New Year’s confetti has been tossed and it’s time to review, reflect, and take charge of 2018. Whether you’ve made formal resolutions or want to make a few simple changes in general, now is the perfect time to begin. Three common resolutions are to live a …
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check out our holiday store!

The Yellow Pear Press holiday store is now open! Enter the promo code TWINKLE to get our 40% friends and family discount on your whole order. Click here for holiday savings! Books make the best …
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happy pub day to the murderer’s maid!

We're thrilled that The Murderer's Maid: A Lizzie Borden Novel has hit stores! You can now read about Bridget Sullivan, Irish servant to Lizzie Borden and her unfortunate parents, and Brooke, barista and true crime fanatic with a mysterious past, in this book that Kirkus Reviews called "a …
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upcoming events with erika mailman

Can't wait for The Murderer's Maid to launch on October 30th? Join us at one of our upcoming events with author Erika Mailman and get your copy early. …
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the murderer’s maid author erika mailman in conversation with rich ehisen

The Murderer's Maid author Erika Mailman chatted with reporter Rich Ehisen about historical fiction, research, and some of the large edits that made The Murderer's Maid the book it is today. In one of our favorite moments, Erika speaks to some of the factors that give Lizzie Borden's story such …
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Coming in Fall 2017

Announcing The Murderer's Maid Bram Stoker Award finalist Erika Mailman brings the true story of the brutal murder of Lizzie Borden’s father and stepmother into new focus by adding a riveting contemporary narrative. The Murderer’s Maid interweaves the stories of two women: one, the servant …
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kirkus reviews the murderer’s maid

Kirkus Reviews calls The Murderer's Maid  "A complex and riveting parallax view of domestic crimes, decades apart." We're thrilled that The Murderer's Maid's first critical review comes from such an esteemed review organization. The review will also appear in the Fall 2017 preview issue of …
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