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
- Book launch celebration for THIS IS WHERE I AM by Zeke Caligiuri Oct 24, 2016 07:00 PM - 10:00 PM — Open Book, Target Performance Hall, 1011 South Washington Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55415
- DESIS DIVIDED event at Rutgers University with Sangay K. Mishra Oct 27, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:45 PM — Douglass Library, Rutgers University, Chapel Dr., New Brunswick, NJ 08901
- NEVER TRUST A THIN COOK event at the Scott County Library with Eric Dregni Oct 27, 2016 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM — Scott County Library, 1615 Weston Ct., Shakopee, MN 55379