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New publications, skirmishes on translation endings and an imminent cover reveal!

September 13, 2019

This week we entered into a completely unexpected and very surprising last-minute skirmish about the ending of one of our translations. How much liberty can or should a translator take? In this case,…

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Hello to our third weekly blog!

September 7, 2019

It’s been another eventful week at Neem Tree Press. We’ve been rushing to finalize book covers, finish off copy editing and proofreading on our next few books, dealing with the logistics around sales,…

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Hello everyone and welcome to our second weekly blog!

August 28, 2019

It’s been mostly a week of sunny, clear blue skies with just a hint of cloud on the horizon that we hope to clear by next week. We’ve just come off a wonderful #randomthings blog tour organized by the…

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Welcome to the first of our weekly blogs!

August 21, 2019

Welcome to the first of our weekly blogs on how our week as an independent publisher has gone: both the ups and downs. Last week we were scrambling to load everything up on our super-duper new website…

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In the news

We love to read more about the topics our authors write about or just explore interesting news items! Here are some things that have caught our eye recently.

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The newly released Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey is an open world survival game where you control a group of “hominins” – our first ancestors – and explore, expand, and lock in new knowledge so your “clan” can evolve.

Read more (The Conversation)
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‘The Umbrella Men’ fights the misbehaviour of the powerful against the weak

‘The Umbrella Men’ fights the misbehaviour of the powerful against the weak

Read more (The Big Issue)
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Modest Fashion In The US

Modest fashion shows have been a thing. The U.S. is hosting its first this fall.

Read more (stepfeed.com)
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50 years ago, Jimi Hendrix’s Woodstock anthem expressed the hopes and fears of a nation

50 years ago, Jimi Hendrix’s Woodstock anthem expressed the hopes and fears of a nation

Read more (The Conversation)
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Banana Republic is Now Selling Hijabs, But Not Everyone is Happy About It — Here’s Why

Banana Republic is Now Selling Hijabs, But Not Everyone is Happy About It — Here’s Why

Read more (Vogue Middle East)
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What Is Modest Fashion?

The profile of modest fashion is rising. Historically dressing conservatively has been at odds with what’s considered ‘cool’ in Western fashion trends, but more considered, covered looks are increasingly becoming more appealing to young adults.

Read more (BBC)