Boost Your Author Platform with These Easy Social Media Tips

By: Emily Evans-Miller Contributing Writer: Mariya Khan   Managing social media accounts for your newly published book may seem daunting, but have no fear! Mascot Books is here to help you develop a successful author platform so your book can reach thousands of potential readers all over the world. Create Your Brand and Know Your […]

New Releases for August!

Happy Release Day! As Summer break comes to a close this month, Mascot Books is ready to get you in gear for back to school season. This month we’ve got a Vietnam War Memoir, new additions to some of our most popular children’s series, and plenty collegiate titles just in time for football season. Check […]

August 2018 Featured Title: The Amazingly Awesome Amani

Every month we feature a new release that we think really shines. This month’s featured title is The Amazingly Awesome Amani by Jamiyl and Tracy-Ann Samuels! Why We Love It: The Amazingly Awesome Amani is a powerful book with a life-changing message. Jamiyl and Tracy-Ann took the story of their own son who has autism […]

Writing is Hard! How We Stay Motivated When the Going Gets Tough

By: Emily Evans-Miller Contributing Writer: Cecilia Zugel   Here at Mascot Books, we love helping writers achieve their dreams! From first draft to finished book, we work with our authors every step of the process to make sure that their book is the best it can be. It shouldn’t surprise you that we’re experienced in […]

Five Summer Reads You Won’t Want to Miss

By Emily Evans-Miller Going on vacation? Take a Mascot book with you! Keep reading for some of our funny, compact, and insightful reads, perfect for your trip to the beach.   You Can’t Make This Sh*t Up By Denise Messineo Why We Love It: When we go on vacation, that last thing we want to […]

What’s New at Mascot Books

Mascot Books has changed quite a bit in the last year. While our core goals of producing high quality books, supporting our authors, and engaging with the book community are the same, we’ve revamped some key pieces of our operation. We’re excited to share these changes with you!   New Website As you may have […]

The New Mascot Books

Welcome! 2018 marks fifteen years since I co-founded Mascot Books. It started with 5,000 copies of a children’s picture book about Virginia Tech’s mascot on my doorstep and has since become a full-service hybrid publishing company with 23 experienced professionals on staff. Although we started with children’s books, we now publish titles across all genres […]

New Releases for July!

Happy July! Now that summer has comfortably moved in, be sure to find your vacation read from our new releases below. This month, we’ve got a wacky sex-education picture book, an adventurous memoir, and the educator’s new best friend. Check them out: Fiction Legend of Alastar (Young Adult Fiction) By David Corrado A young girl, […]

New Releases for June 2018!

Summer is just around the corner! Be sure to grab your next summer read from Mascot. Our new releases for this month include a steamy business biography, a financial guide, and cute children’s selections to kickstart your student’s summer reading. Check them out!   Fiction The War at Home (vol. 1) By John McEveety Woodruff […]