Books and Publishing News - Page 13

Page 13 of Books and Publishing News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



Taylor Wilshire’s ‘Book of Mom’ Delivers Help and Balance for Overwhelmed Moms

SAN DIEGO, Calif., April 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Taylor Wilshire, award-winning author of ‘The What-If Guy’ (ISBN: 0-9778018-02), brings inward and outward balance for moms in her new novel, ‘The Book of Mom’ (ISBN: 978-0-9778018-1-7, Nautilus Press).

Financial Softworks, LLC Announces DashBook 1.0: New Small Publishing Tool Released to Industry

HOUSTON, Texas, April 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today Financial Softworks, LLC announced the release of DashBook 1.0, Microsoft(R) Windows based software, expressly designed for small and medium sized publishers. According to founder Gregory Carrier, ‘DashBook is focused on the idiosyncrasies of selling books.’

Pirate Island Press Announces Bioterrorism E-book

MOBILE, Ala., March 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Pirate Island Press, an independent publisher of scientific, historical, and military fiction announces the addition of E-Book availability for the thrilling new novel of bioterrorism and national security, ‘The Jihad Germ.’ Within days of its release, the downloadable version of the novel is listed by EbookMall at the height of their ‘Top 100 New Releases.’

New Book Honors a Fast Disappearing Way of Life: Wild Mustangs and Nevada Prospectors

VANCOUVER, B.C., Canada, March 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Authors John and Jeannette Kerr of Focal Impressions are excited to announce the publication of their first book, ‘Mines, Minerals and Mustangs’ (ISBN: 978-0-9809603-0-3), scheduled to be released on April 10, 2008.

A Million Kids Read Kidsville News!

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Kidsville News! is a publication that promotes literacy and learning for elementary school children. And, literacy rocks! Just ask the million-plus young readers of Kidsville News! … Ask their parents, who’ve been thrilled to discover that this children’s newspaper makes kids eager to read and learn.

Kidsville News! Tops the Million Reader Mark

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Literacy rocks! Just ask the million-plus young readers of Kidsville News! Ask their parents, who’ve been thrilled to discover that this children’s newspaper makes kids eager to read and learn. Ask the educators nationwide, who have enthusiastically incorporated Kidsville News! as part of their schools’ daily curriculum, using it to promote their own character education curriculum.

Southeast Food Service News Delivers Information that Food Service Professionals Crave

ATLANTA, Ga., March 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Southeast Food Services News (SFSN), the leading food service publication for the southeast, announces a new look and feel that promises to enhance the publication’s already information-packed features. Each issue is packed with pictures and stories featuring new products and services available to food service operators.

Pareto Building Improvement Publishes Guidebook to Help Building Professionals Achieve Highest Level of Success in an Increasingly Challenging Market

CHICAGO, Ill., March 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Pareto Building Improvement announces a new guidebook on commercial building development and construction that assists working professionals to manage in an increasingly challenging market – ‘Choosing Project Success: A Guide for Building Professionals’ (ISBN: 978-0-9799969-0-0).

Long Term Care Newsletter Helps Preserve Solvency and Sanity While Caring for Loved One

KIRKLAND, Wash., Feb. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — If you suddenly have to care for an incapacitated parent or spouse, the impact can be life-changing. Rising care costs can devour your estate or inheritance. And your loved one’s daily needs can make you into a full-time caregiver. ‘But it doesn’t have to be that way,’ says Jonas Roeser, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Operations for LTC Financial Partners.

Bringing Home the Baking Provides Inside Scoop on How to Start a Licensed Home-Based Baking Business

ATLANTA, Ga. – Feb. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Author Quincella C. Geiger, announces the release of her new book, ‘Bringing Home the Baking,’ (ISBN: 978-0-615-14518-1) that reveals the secrets to setting up a successful home-based baking business. Starting a business can be expensive, but starting a home-based baking business is smart and cost-effective.

Imus Remarks Damage Legacy of President Gerald R. Ford

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Jan. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Don Imus’ disrespectful and disparaging remarks about President Gerald R. Ford a month after his death carried a weight of historic proportions, according to FlatSigned Press, Inc.’s Chairman of the Board Tim Miller. ‘Because of Don Imus’ actions, much of the public never heard about the new information President Ford left the world regarding the assassination of President John F. Kennedy,’ says Miller.

Kate Hudson’s Nephew is on the Front Cover of ‘The Baby Schedule Ruler’, a New Book by Author and Baby Whisper Dee Rule

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Jan. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In her new book, Dee Rule gives advice on baby scheduling, parenting, and breastfeeding. She wrote ‘The Baby Schedule Ruler’ (ISBN: 9780980126105), in the nursery, in the dark on her Palm Pilot. She is now announcing the availability of her new book at babyscheduleruler.com.

Forgot Your Password? The Internet Password Organizer(TM) Can Help

CARY, N.C. – Jan. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — If getting organized this year is a top New Year’s resolution, Innovention Lab, Inc. can help. The company crafts innovative solutions to today’s modern problems. Their newest creation – the Internet Password Organizer(TM) (ISBN-13: 978-0615164700) – provides Internet users with a practical solution to password management.

The Eleventh Commandment, A Novel (Second Edition)

HURST, Texas – Jan. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — AMDAS, INC. announces the release of ‘The Eleventh Commandment-A Novel’ – Second Edition (ISBN: 978-0-595-40050-8), by Abraham B. Medina. The characters and the story, dialogue in this novel, and incidents within the story are fiction but the introduction, names of politicians, scientists, journalists, and theologians whose works are cited, and the Further Reading feature at the end of the novel are non-fiction.

Thomas Mangelsen Captures Nature Category 2007 American Photo Magazine Image of the Year

JACKSON, Wyo. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Thomas D. Mangelsen of Thomas D. Mangelsen, Inc. is no stranger to photographic accolades; he now has the honor of adding American Photo Magazine’s Image of the Year Award for their nature category to his list. The award-winning photo captures images of King Penguins in the bright morning sunshine, shaking off after a cold dip in the sea on South Georgia Island in the southern Atlantic Ocean.

Boating Industry Magazine Updates 2007 Top 100 and Leadership Alliance

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Jan. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Under the gray skies of today’s troubled economy, it’s critical now more than ever that boating consumers find reliable, reputable dealers with the staying power to guide them through a lifetime of boating journeys. These consumers now have a trusted source they can turn to, thanks to Boating Industry magazine’s third annual Top 100 Dealers.

Mormon Author’s New Book Addresses Interest Stimulated by Mitt Romney’s Election 2008 Campaign

ORLANDO, Fla. – Dec. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today’s speech by Governor Romney was in response to concerns many have about Mormonism. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the fourth largest church in the USA, is one of the world’s fastest growing. It is also one of the least well understood. Many people respect and admire the members, but have problems with their understanding of doctrines and history. Reactions range from curiosity to animosity, says author Walter Scott.

Provocative New Book Exposes Effects of Hypnotism on the Subconscious Mind

GILROY, Calif. – Dec. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Bookstand Publishing announces the release of ‘Revelation of the Unrevealed’ (ISBN: 978-1-58909-431-4), authored by Michael O’Patrickson, and based on real-life experiences.

Entrepreneur Tells How He Created The Switch Carbonated Beverage in New Book from Palari Publishing

RICHMOND, Va. – Dec. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Mike Gilbert jumped into the sexy, competitive world of soft drinks with little more than a dream, and he created one of the most innovative beverages on the market. Out of work and unsure of his future, Mike cashed in his 401K, called in some favors, and formed a company that would eventually be known as The Switch.

New Book Reveals Ways to Enhance and Alter Skin Color

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The old adage that ‘beauty is only skin deep’ is true, but diet and lifestyle make it possible to change the skin’s color, if so desired. ‘Unlocking the Mystery of Skin Color’ (ISBN: 978-0-9792103-0-3), a new book scheduled to be released by Thienna, Inc., in mid-December, provides tips on how to control and to change the skin’s color.

Talula’s Got It and Kids Are Going to Want It

CORTLANDT MANOR, N.Y. – Nov. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Talula Goes To New York’ (ISBN: 9781432705381), a new book by Jeanine Altreche, has a little of everything to entice a young reader. Adventure, suspense, fun and excitement including puzzles and clues making it an interactive story. Children will be learning without even realizing it, because the story touches upon interesting trivia and facts about some of the worlds most famous historical places.

Give Holiday Shoppers an Early Present: Fix Your Shopping Cart

SANDPOINT, Idaho (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Even with years of usability studies and information to draw on, many shopping carts are poorly designed and a source of frustration for online customers. The holiday shopping season is approaching and Susan Daffron of Logical Expressions, Inc. has a few tips for merchants that are inspired by her book ‘Web Business Success: The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Web Sites That Work’ (ISBN: 978-0-9749245-0-2).

Wham Bang Comics Debuts Two-Fisted Adventures #1

LAKE WORTH, Texas – Nov. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Thirteen-year-old Jake Tinsley will realize a lifelong dream this week when a character he invented as a young boy debuts in a new comic book published by Galveston-based Wham Bang Comics. The 50-page book houses Jake’s comic, Night Owl, and three other titles.

Self-Publisher Uses Writing/Creativity Software to Produce Three Books in One Year

SANDPOINT, Idaho (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A writing and creativity software program called IdeaWeaver from Logical Expressions, Inc. has made it possible for a self-publisher to release three books in a year. Before using IdeaWeaver, the text for these books had been languishing in word processing files for months.

Memoir of Top Chinese Rights Lawyer Published as His Whereabouts Unknown

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Oct. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Broad Press USA announced this week the release in English of ‘A China More Just’ (ISBN: 1-932674-36-5), an autobiographical account by Chinese lawyer and Nobel Peace Prize nominee, Gao Zhisheng. The announcement comes one month after Gao was abducted by the Chinese authorities.

New Book Explores Racial Boundaries and Builds Cultural Bridges

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Oct. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — What might a well-to-do, middle-aged Caucasian woman have in common with a pregnant, African-American teenager? According to a new book published by Crandall, Dostie and Douglass Books, Inc., and authored by Elizabeth Gordon, plenty. ‘Walk with Us: Triplet Boys, Their Teen Parents and Two White Women Who Tagged Along’ (ISBN: 978-1-934390-30-6) is a twentieth century tale with a message of hope.

New Book Shares Tips for Raising a Happy and Healthy Shelter-Adopted Cat or Kitten

SANDPOINT, Idaho (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A new book from Logical Expressions, Inc. aims to help new, adopted-cat owners get off on the right paw. ‘Happy Tabby: Develop a Great Relationship with Your Adopted Cat or Kitten’ (ISBN: 978-0-9749245-3-3; LCCN-2007906436) tells new owners what they need to know to raise a healthy, happy feline.

The Los Angeles Times Completes Sale of Recycler Classifieds to Target Media Partners

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Oct. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Los Angeles Times Media Group today announced the sale of Recycler Classifieds, publisher of four editions of the pioneering Recycler free classified advertising paper and eleven weekly and bi-weekly photo ad and employment guides throughout Southern California, as well as operator of the popular Recycler.com website, to Target Media Partners.

Author Dee Dee Phelps to Receive Best Pop Campaign Award at Book Publicists Awards Dinner

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Oct. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Former TV anchor, author, and celebrity presenter Kelly Lange will give the Best Pop Campaign Award to Dee Dee Phelps for her 2007 promotion of ‘Vinyl Highway, Singing as Dick and Dee Dee’ (ISBN: 978-1-934321-75-1). The award will be presented at the 13th annual Book Publicists of Southern California Awards Dinner on Thursday, October 18th, 8 p.m. at the Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City, Calif.

Images of Biblical Noah Uncovered in Ancient Greek Art – New Discovery Impacts Creation-Evolution Debate

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Oct. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Solving Light Books announced today the publication to the Web of 37 images of the Biblical Noah uncovered in ancient Greek art. The surprising Web Presentation includes written commentary by Robert Bowie Johnson, Jr., author of ‘The Parthenon Code: Mankind’s History in Marble’ and most recently, ‘Noah in Ancient Greek Art’ (ISBN 13: 978-0-9705438-4-4).

What Would Princess Diana, JFK and Gandhi Say Now? New Book: Mystic to the Stars Reveals Celebrities’ Truths

HONOLULU, Hawaii – Oct. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Author, Popular TV/Radio guest Athena Star (Mystic), says Princess Diana has many messages for us, marking the 10th year anniversary of her passing. Also messages from JFK, Gandhi, Elvis and More! Her new book is: ‘Celebrities in Spirit – Afterlife Wisdom for Mastery & Success’ (ISBN: 978-1434302700, Authorhouse 2007).

Libreria Martinez Hosts Signing for Limited Edition of Controversial Novel, America Libre

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Libreria Martinez, the landmark Latino bookstore in Santa Ana, California will host a book signing for a limited-run edition of the controversial new novel, ‘America Libre’ (ISBN: 0-595-42606-9) on Tuesday, October 9th at 7:00 p.m. After five months as a self-published edition, ‘America Libre,’ by Raul Ramos y Sanchez, was acquired by Grand Central Publishing.

LA Playwright Creates an Enormous Wave with His New Book, ‘Touch the Ocean’

PALM BEACH, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — James Nemec, LMT, CST-D, raised on the Atlantic ocean, begins to question the power of touch and collective emotions in the CraniOcean Media release of, ‘TOUCH THE OCEAN: THE POWER OF OUR COLLECTIVE EMOTIONS’ (ISBN: 978-09792805-0-4). One Light Touch Can Change the World is a theme that runs throughout this intriguing look at the power of light touch.

Sunshine Media, Inc. Announces M.D. News Magazine to the Inland Empire Marketplace

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Sept. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sunshine Media Inc. a leading publisher of locally focused business-to-business magazines covering high impact sectors of the economies of the United States and Canada, has named Bobby Thompson, Publisher of M.D. News, Inland Empire Region. Bobby has more than 12 years of strategic marketing and sales experience.

Provocative Novel, America Libre, Acquired by Grand Central Publishing

DAYTON, Ohio – Sept. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — After five months as a self-published edition, ‘America Libre’ (ISBN: 0-595-42606-9), the controversial debut novel by Raul Ramos y Sanchez has been acquired by Grand Central Publishing (formerly Warner Books). America Libre imagines a nightmarish, not-too-distant future when tensions between Hispanic separatists and Anglo supremacists ignite an ethnic conflict.

Chicago Chef Pens a Quintessential Classic Cookbook

CHICAGO, Ill. – Sept. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Chef Michael Baruch, author of ‘The New Polish Cuisine,’ creates another winner that touches the heartstrings of the city’s ethnically varied soulful cooking style. ‘Street Food Chicago’ (ISBN: 0-9715313-1-5) sizzles with 25 mouthwatering chapters, 375 original recipes, 300 vivid photos and kitchen-friendly instructions.

Studies Prove Exercise Can Heal the Body Mind and Soul

SAN MATEO, Calif. – Sept. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The power of exercise is the key theme of ‘The Body-Mind-Soul Solution’ (ISBN: 1933648546), a new book by author Bob Livingstone. Earlier this year Newsweek profiled several studies that have shown that exercise can make you smarter by its ability to cause older nerve cells to form dense, interconnected webs that make the brain run faster and more efficiently.

Declining U.S. Art Education Jeopardizing Children’s Future

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Aug. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — According to Renaissance Publications, the arts are under attack in the nation’s public schools and students are being denied the arts foundation they need to succeed in life. In answer to monumental budget cuts and diminishing arts programs, Renaissance Publications has launched a series of home study courses that are proving to be a viable alternative.

What’s in a Name? Everything to Your Dog

SANDPOINT, Idaho – Aug. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The most important thing you can teach your new dog is his name, according to Susan Daffron of Logical Expressions, Inc. If your dog doesn’t learn his name, it’s almost impossible to teach him anything else. Daffron offers a few naming suggestions based on her book ‘Happy Hound: Develop a Great Relationship with Your Adopted Dog or Puppy’ (ISBN: 978-0-9749245-2-6; LCCN-2006909898)

New Summer Novel Inspires and Empowers Women to Thrive!

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Author D.L. Carroll announces her first novel, ‘West Coast Lady’ (ISBN 1-4241-7318-3). Author D.L. Carroll reveals the secrets of Annabelle’s past and stirs your emotions with her courage and passion to thrive against the odds in this adult novel for women. The author conveys a realistic perspective on happily ever after and discloses subtle, yet profound, messages throughout the story.