FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Hillcrest Media Group, which both publishes books as a traditional press and works with self-publishers, and Dunn Brothers Coffee, which specializes in premium coffees, are partnering to bring books by emerging authors to Dunn Brothers customers. The new venture, Coffeeandbooks.com, is an online bookstore with a presence in 50 or 60 of the approximately 80 Dunn Brothers coffee houses located around the country. Most of the coffee shops participating initially are located in Minnesota, with a few in Texas, Illinois, and Kansas also participating.
Coffeeandbooks.com is launching with 14 titles from both traditional publishers and self-publishers. Besides one featured title prominently displayed on its Web site, Things That Are by Amy Leach (Milkweed Editions), there are five “member favorites” titles, including adult fiction, YA fiction, and memoir. Participating publishers include, to date, Milkweed Editions, with four titles; University of Minnesota Press, with two titles; and Hillcrest Media, with three titles that were published under both its traditional publishing division, the rest through its self-publishing division.
- Upcoming Events
- ICE-OUT event at Hamline Library with Mary Casanova Jan 18, 2017 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM — Hamline Library, 1558 W Minnehaha Ave., St. Paul, MN 55104
- GOLD EXPERIENCE launch event at Amsterdam Bar & Hall with Jim Walsh Jan 24, 2017 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM — Amsterdam Bar & Hall, 6 W 6th St., St. Paul, MN 55102
- THE FORD CENTURY IN MINNESOTA event at the Minnesota History Center with Brian McMahon Jan 24, 2017 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM — Minnesota History Center, 345 W Kellogg Blvd., St Paul, MN 55102