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MEDIA CONNECT Deskscape Series: What’s On Senior Publicist Adrienne Fontaine’s Desk?

  The following article is a part of our Deskscape Series. Many of us spend up to eight or nine hours at our desks per day, making our “deskscapes” a creative reflection of the book publicity work we do for … Continue reading

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What to Do When You Can’t Finish a Book

photo credit By Adrienne Fontaine, Senior Publicist   I’m in a lull. The last book that I read in its entirety was Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Lowland, which I highly recommend. Since then, I’ve been stuck on page 384 of Remembrance … Continue reading

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2014 MEDIA CONNECT and Finn Partners Annual Holiday Parties

  December 12th marked the annual Finn Partners holiday party, held in the D&D building in midtown east just a short walk from the office. A gourmet pasta bar was featured, and cocktails were served.     My favorite thing … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT’s Favorite Books of 2014

photo credit   Here at MEDIA CONNECT books are our jobs. That doesn’t mean, however, that we don’t enjoy reading in our downtime as well. In fact, outside of working hours, many of us are voracious readers, always on the … Continue reading

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A Look at the Man Booker Longlist Books by American Authors

By Adrienne Fontaine, Senior Publicist As a part of my summer reading, I read four of the five books written by Americans and named on the longlist for the Man Booker prize. The fifth, Joseph O’Neill’s The Dog, is not … Continue reading

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What’s In Your Goodreads Queue?

By Adrienne Fontaine, Publicist I very rarely buy books online. I’d rather support the few independent bookstores that are left in my neighborhood and the local Barnes & Noble. One of the things I do like about Amazon is Goodreads, the … Continue reading

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Meet Our MEDIA CONNECT Team: Adrienne Fontaine

In this installment of Meet MEDIA CONNECT we spotlight publicist Adrienne Fontaine.     MEDIA CONNECT: What was the last book you recommended to someone? Adrienne Fontaine: Open by Andre Agassi

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