Page Two’s summer reading list
Summer’s here—and at Page Two, that means it’s time to get our reading on. There’s no denying that a good book just make everything better, whether you’re hanging out at the beach, cooling off by a pool, or hunkered down in quarantine.
Meet The Reinventionist, Joe Jackman
Most people fear change; Joe Jackman runs towards it. The CEO of Jackman Reinvents, the world’s first and foremost reinvention company, Joe has been an advisor to consumer brands, retailers, B2B companies, and private equity partners for more than thirty years. We are thrilled to be publishing his book The Reinventionist Mindset: Learning to love change, and the human how of doing it brilliantly.
Jen Louden’s life-changing question
With her infectious enthusiasm, we can’t help but join Jennifer Louden in a happy dance as we welcome her to the Page Two authors club!
A pioneer in personal growth, Jen helped launch the concept of self-care with her first bestselling book, The Woman’s Comfort Book.
Thinking Big with Andrew Davis
Andrew Davis is a lot of things: a wildly successful marketer, in-demand keynote speaker, bestselling author—and now, forthcoming Page Two author.
Andrew has built and sold a digital marketing agency, produced for NBC, and worked for The Muppets, and we’re so thrilled to be working with him on a book about how brilliant brands can turn micro-moments into big business.
10 Tips for Writing More
Not only does our brilliant editorial director Amanda Lewis bring joy to the Page Two team with her penchant for leaving quirky motivational messages on sticky notes around the office, her depth of knowledge and uncanny ability to get the best out of all the authors she works with are unparalleled.
Anxiety Coach and Advocate: Julian Brass
We’re pleased to share the news that we’re working with anxiety advocate and certified health coach Julian Brass on his forthcoming book Own Your Anxiety. Julian has learned how to leverage his own anxiety to live a joyful life and now helps people all over the world own their anxiety and redirect this disruptive emotion into positive action.
Advance Praise: Why You Want It & How to Get Endorsements for Your Book
We’ve all seen them: ringing endorsements from famous people (and those we’ve never heard of, but who are likely famous in some circle we should know about) lining the front and back covers of books, sometimes even filling the first few pages.
Editing Indigenous Manuscripts
Last week our Project & Development Manager, Amanda Lewis, participated in the Editing Indigenous Manuscripts course at Humber College in Toronto. Here’s her recap of the week.
I’m feeling full, challenged, and reinvigorated as an editor after completing a weeklong course on Editing Indigenous Manuscripts.
The Best Books on Writing That You Won’t Want to Miss
Serious writers are also serious readers. They learn by reading how other talented writers craft a sentence or an argument, how they handle pacing and character development, and the various other elements that must be considered when writing a book.
Current Trends in Book Publishing
For a couple of years, adult colouring books were all the rage. Interest in them waned in 2016, and now a fascination with the Danish concept hygge is taking the publishing industry by storm.
Book Publishing Success: What Does It Mean to You?
As well as being authors, our clients are subject-matter experts, professionals, business leaders, and entrepreneurs. They are interested in publishing well not just for the sake of selling books, but for many other reasons: the dissemination of new ideas; promoting their business and brand; getting the attention of the right customers and stakeholders; to name a few.
December Round-Up: The Incredible Books of 2016
December is a great time for reflecting on the year behind us. Here at Page Two, we’re taking a moment to celebrate the incredible books our clients published in 2016—over thirty of them! Several have landed on “Best of 2016” book lists, several have been bestsellers, and several have won or been shortlisted for awards.