MacIntyre Purcell Publishing launches new Kids’ Book division

MacIntyre Purcell Publishing Inc. (MPP Inc.), publisher of the national bestselling Book of Everything/Book of Musts series, has announced that it is launching a new Kids’ Book division.  In addition to children’s books, MPP Inc. will also be publishing three new books of non-fiction. “We wanted to give ourselves the latitude to publish books other than travel or destination titles,” says publisher John MacIntyre.

In 2011 the Lunenburg based publishing company will release nine titles in total, six of those titles will be children’s books and three are works of non-fiction.  These nine titles are the first books outside of the bestselling Book of Everything and Book of Musts series.

Of the six children’s books, three are written by first time Atlantic Canadian authors. “We were simply presented with manuscripts that we couldn t turn down,” says MacIntyre.

On the non-fiction side, MPP Inc. is also publishing books in Manitoba with well-known Winnipeg Free Press writer Bill Redekop and a national title with Ottawa writer Arthur Montague. “We ve got a great line-up,” says MacIntyre. “It is exciting working with titles and authors that you believe in and that you can help bring to a wider audience.”

MacIntyre Purcell Publishing Inc. is a Lunenburg based publishing house. The Book of Everything has been published across the country and has been the bestselling title in every market it has entered. In 2009, the company introduced the American version of the Book of Everything series called the 101 series that began with the release of Rhode Island 101 and Maine 101. In 2010, based out of South Korea, the Book of Everything series went international with the release of the Seoul Book of Everything. The company also publishes the award winning Book of Musts series.

For more information, contact:
Katelyn Matheson
Marketing Manager
MacIntyre Purcell Publishing Inc.
Tel: 902-640-3350

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