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N. K. Jemisin’s Short Story Emergency Skin Wins 2020 Hugo Award for Best Novelette

Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 3:08am

(NASDAQ: AMZN)Tonight, New York Times bestselling author N. K. Jemisins short story Emergency Skin was named the winner of the 2020 Hugo Award for Best Short Novelette.

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  • (NASDAQ: AMZN)Tonight, New York Times bestselling author N. K. Jemisins short story Emergency Skin was named the winner of the 2020 Hugo Award for Best Short Novelette.
  • Published last fall as part of the Forward collection from Amazon Original Stories, Emergency Skin is Jemisins first publication with the Amazon Publishing imprint.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200731005503/en/
    N. K. Jemisins Short Story Emergency Skin Wins 2020 Hugo Award for Best Novelette (Photo: Business Wire)
    I'm astonished and delighted that people like my little stranger-in-a-strange-land parable, said Jemisin.
  • Jemisins boundary-pushing short story, Emergency Skin, said Mikyla Bruder, Publisher of Amazon Publishing.

Amazon Publishing Acquires Academy Award-Winner Guillermo del Toro’s First Short Story Collection

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 2:00pm

Amazon Original Stories (NASDAQ: AMZN), an imprint of Amazon Publishing, announced today it has signed with Guillermo del Toro for a new short story collection to publish in 2021.

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  • Amazon Original Stories (NASDAQ: AMZN), an imprint of Amazon Publishing, announced today it has signed with Guillermo del Toro for a new short story collection to publish in 2021.
  • Del Toro is represented by his manager Gary Unger, literary agent Richard Abate, and attorney George Hayum.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190924005141/en/
    A collection of dark and twisted stories from the Academy Award-winning director Guillermo del Toro will publish from Amazon Original Stories in 2021 (Photo: Business Wire)
    Throughout the years, Ive been inspired by reading short stories, from ghost stories to fairy tales, said Guillermo del Toro.
  • Guillermo del Toro is unmatched as an architect of creativity and horror, says Mikyla Bruder, Publisher of Amazon Publishing.

Montlake Romance to Publish International Bestselling Author Sylvia Day

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 8:25pm

(NASDAQ: AMZN)Montlake Romance, an imprint of Amazon Publishing, today announced a new deal with #1 New York Times bestselling author Sylvia Day, and will publish her new book, Butterfly in Frost, on August 27, 2019.

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  • (NASDAQ: AMZN)Montlake Romance, an imprint of Amazon Publishing, today announced a new deal with #1 New York Times bestselling author Sylvia Day, and will publish her new book, Butterfly in Frost, on August 27, 2019.
  • A #1 New York Times, #1 USA Today, and international bestselling author, she is a #1 bestselling author in twenty-eight countries, with tens of millions of copies of her books in print.
  • We are so pleased to welcome Sylvia Day into the Montlake Romance family, said Anh Schluep, Editorial Director, Montlake Romance.
  • Sylvia is a powerhouse author with legions of worldwide fans and were excited to bring Butterfly in Frost to them.

Amazon Publishing Announces Amazon Crossing Kids, an Imprint for Children’s Books in Translation

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 2:00pm

(NASDAQ:AMZN)Amazon Publishing today announced the launch of Amazon Crossing Kids, a new imprint for childrens picture books in translation.

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  • (NASDAQ:AMZN)Amazon Publishing today announced the launch of Amazon Crossing Kids, a new imprint for childrens picture books in translation.
  • Building on the work of Amazon Crossing, the largest publisher of translated fiction in the United States, and Amazon Publishings Two Lions imprint, a leading childrens book publisher, Amazon Crossing Kids aims to increase the diversity of childrens picture books in translation and encourage young reading from a range of cultural perspectives.
  • Were delighted to blend the missions of Amazon Crossing and Two Lions by introducing terrific books from around the globe to readers who are beginning to develop their worldview, says Mikyla Bruder, Publisher of Amazon Publishing.
  • Amazon Publishing is a leading publisher of trade fiction, nonfiction, and childrens books with a mission to empower outstanding storytellers and connect them with readers worldwide.