Category Archives: Behind the Scenes

October 2015 Dear Reader Letter


Every Carina Press ebook includes a letter from Carina Press Editorial Director Angela James to you! She gives you a peek inside all of the amazing books published by Carina Press that month. So if you haven’t picked up a Carina Press book this month, or are looking to add to that ever-growing TBR pile, […]

Celebrating—and Reminiscing on—Five Years of Carina Press PLUS a Giveaway!


By Angela James, Editorial Director, Carina Press   It’s been five years since one of the most crazy periods of my life. Last week, our team was reminiscing on Carina Press’s first anniversary via email and a member of our leadership team mentioned that he didn’t think I slept during the six months leading up […]

Infographic: Happy 5th Anniversary, Carina Press!


Next week we celebrate 5 years since the very first Carina Press books went on sale. We’re thrilled to celebrate our anniversary with our favorite people: Carina readers and authors! So here’s a “countdown” look at how it all started and what we have to celebrate in 2015:  

Not your usual copy meeting


It was an ordinary Thursday morning and six people gathered around an inauspicious conference table to workshop cover copy changes for a number of upcoming Carina Press titles. Some have had coffee, some not so much. But this is more or less how the conversation goes in the first five minutes: “We could go with […]

The Carina Press team looks back on 2014 (with GIFs!)

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Hey, 2014. We kinda miss you. For this first ‘getting to know your team’ post, I asked a few folks from the Carina Press Acquisition team to share some of their favourites from 2014. Jenny Bullough, Manager, Digital Assets “As a longtime fan of Chris Pratt (on Parks & Recreation) I’ve been overjoyed to see […]