October 24, 2022
MINNEAPOLIS, MINN (October 24, 2022)—Consortium® Book Sales & Distribution, an Ingram Content Group brand, announces five new publishers for the Spring 2023 season. The Association of Talent Development and Skinner House Books commence sales and distribution with Consortium on January 3. Pinter & Martin will commence on November 1, and the National Council of Teachers of English and Do Book Company are available with immediate effect.
“We’re thrilled to welcome these five publishers to our list and look forward to working with them to expand their publishing programs and readership,” said Julie Schaper, Vice President, Ingram Publisher Services – Consortium.
The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), founded in 1911, is a professional membership organization devoted to improving the teaching and learning of English and the language arts at all levels of education. NCTE publishes books that offer resources for teachers’ professional development from elementary through college. Key new titles this fall include Walking in Shakespeare’s Shoes: Connecting His World and Ours Using Primary Sources by Sheridan Lynn Steelman and Can We Talk?: Encouraging Conversation in High School Classrooms by Susanne Rubenstein.
The Association of Talent Development (ATD) is an internationally renowned professional membership organization that’s dedicated to publishing insightful, practical information for talent development professionals. Their books also focus on general business and skills development topics such as project management, leadership, strategic planning, career development, organization development, and consulting. Key titles for spring include Learning Experience Design Essentials by Cara North and The Accidental Instructional Designer, 2nd edition by Cammy Bean.
Skinner House Books, an imprint of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), publishes titles aimed at those who share the values of liberal religion. Skinner House books appeal to people of all faiths and include titles on theology and religious history, books for children and families and current issues and social justice concerns. Key titles for spring include Authentic Selves: Trans and Nonbinary People and Their Families by Peggy Gillespie and Incantations for Rest: Poems, Meditations, and Other Magic by Atena O. Danner.
The Do Book Company, launched in 2013, is an independent publisher based in London. Do Books publishes inspirational pocket guides by creative entrepreneurs and experts, and their titles span business, design, wellbeing, and sustainable living topics. Each book inspires action and focuses on the ‘doing’ rather than the background theory, and key spring titles include Do Drama: How to stop watching TV. And start writing it. by Lucy Gannon and Do Deal: Negotiate better. Find hidden value. Enrich relationships. by Richard Hoare.
Pinter & Martin is an independent publisher based in London. They support authors who challenge the status quo, and they specialize in publishing books about pregnancy, birth and parenting, yoga, and psychology, including the classic Childbirth Without Fear by Grantly Dick-Read. A key title for spring is a new edition of Milli Hill’s The Positive Birth Book.
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