A Step Inside the Story: An Interview with Amelia Vastola

Today, GenreCoach interviews Amelia Vastola, an ambassador for Barefoot Books publishers. Barefoot Books is an independent children’s book publisher that offers diverse, inclusive and inspiring books for infants, toddlers, and young children. The company’s success is indebted to their unique, all-inclusive brand which validates family stories not typically depicted in media. Barefoot is also leveraging … Continue reading A Step Inside the Story: An Interview with Amelia Vastola

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Reduces and Restructures

An educational trade publisher rethinks their organizational structure after a disappointing 2016. One of the world’s leading learning publishers, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, released in a statement last month that they are taking actions to reduce corporation costs in 2017. For nearly 200 years, the company’s trade division has published some of the world’s most renowned … Continue reading Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Reduces and Restructures

My 5 Most Beloved Literary Genres

Whether you’re a horror fanatic or love indulging in the occasional Rom-Com, all literary genres have something important to offer. Here are some of my personal can’t-live-with-outs. Say you’re ordering take-out from a Chinese menu. As you sift through the list of foods, you notice that everything is scrambled together: chicken noodle soup is next … Continue reading My 5 Most Beloved Literary Genres