Category Archives: Guest Posts

BMP Guest Post: Fall Sneak Peeks!

Hello ManaFriends!

We’re back from blue manatee press! If you’re new here, welcome!

blue manatee press is an independent children’s publishing imprint affiliated with (but distinct from) blue manatee children’s bookstore. This week, we wanted to give the readers of the blue manatee book blog a sneak peek at some lovely new children’s books that we’ll be releasing this fall, on September 6th. These books will take you everywhere from your own living room to the far reaches of outer space, with plenty of room in between for imagination and play! Continue Reading

Guest Post: BookExpo America Recap

Thanks for welcoming blue manatee press back for another guest post! This week we’ll be reviewing our time at BookExpo America (BEA), the largest publishing event in North America.

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Guest Post: BMP Spring Board Books

This week, our friends at blue manatee press were kind enough to guest post on our blog! We’ll be inviting them to do this periodically, in order to provide a publisher’s perspective on the children’s book industry. We hope you enjoy it!

What is blue manatee press?

Hi everyone! Let us introduce ourselves. Although blue manatee press is affiliated with blue manatee children’s bookstore, we are in fact an entirely separate enterprise. To be more specific, we are an independent publishing company founded in 2011 with the mission to create meaningful, enduring books that help bring grownups and children together. You may be familiar with some of our titles: Continue Reading