NEW YORK, Jan. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Atria Books announced today that it will make seven titles available for free download to everyone in the continental U.S. from Friday, January 20, through Sunday, January 22, in recognition of the Women's Marches taking place in cities nationwide this weekend and to kick off Atria's 15th anniversary celebration.
The seven titles are a collection of books that will inspire and empower women. All are stories of strong women overcoming adversity, taking second chances, and figuring out their place in the world. The titles included are Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman, House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende, Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl by Issa Rae, Girl Who Escaped ISIS by Farida Khalaf, Things I Should Have Told My Daughter by Pearl Cleage, Niña Alemana (The German Girl Spanish Edition) by Armando Lucas Correa, and Redefining Realness by Janet Mock.
"To honor everyone marching and those who can't participate we're giving these ebooks away as a gift because we feel they embody the spirit of the weekend," said Judith Curr, President and Publisher, Atria Publishing Group. "For those who might be taking public transportation any one of these titles is a reward and a wonderful way to spend some time with strong women in the fiction and non-fiction world."
These titles will be available to choose from for download, one title per customer, with a maximum of five thousand copies per title, from anywhere in the continental U.S., free of charge, from Friday, January 20, through Saturday, January 21, 2017 by visiting atriawomensmarch.com. This ebook offering from Atria Publishing Group is powered by Glose, an interactive social reading platform. Readers can instantly download and store ebooks on laptops, tablets and smartphones for both iOS and Android. In addition, ebooks read using Glose feature the ability to store links, notes, videos, and photos in ebook margins, one-tap text highlighting, and shareable text annotations for an engaging reading experience with fellow Glose users.
Atria Books is an imprint of Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation. Simon & Schuster is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Online, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India, and the United Kingdom. For more information about Atria, visit our website at http://imprints.simonandschuster.biz/atria.
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