Books and Publishing News - Page 15

Page 15 of Books and Publishing News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



Which Book is on the Same Track as The Little Engine That Could?

AUSTIN, TX – Aug. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Not only is it on the same track but also on the same train …of thought. ‘Written forty years ago by Salvador SeBasco, at the age of six, The Boy The King, and The Chihuahua is now being compared to The Little Engine That Could because its design provides a progressive approach to teaching positive character traits,’ stated Grace Edison of the I Just Read Company.

Seniors Tai Chi Workout Book Improves Balance, Strength and Flexibility

NEW YORK, NY – Aug. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘The Senior’s Tai Chi Workout Book,’ just published, is the first Tai Chi workout book designed especially for seniors with a simple, clear and easy to follow workout. Precise, clear directions and photos illustrate all Tai Chi exercises. Master Domingo Colon, director of the Tai Chi School of Westchester, est. 1978 has used his more than 40 years of Tai Chi experience and training in physical therapy to create a program that’s perfect for seniors practicing at home.

New Novel Offers Fresh Perspective on How to Overcome Life’s Challenges and Return to Health and Happiness

SAN DIEGO, CA – Aug. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today, Nautilus Press announced the pending release of ‘The What If Guy’ (ISBN: 0-9778018-0-2), available in October 2006. The book promises to entertain, enlighten and enhance the reader’s outlook on life.

College Students Work to Create Billion Dollar Project to Raise Disaster Recovery Awareness and Revenue

TAMPA, FL – July 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Where is the Department of Small, Medium and Large Miracles?’ (ISBN: 10:0-9786374-0-2), a book to be released in August by The Last Responders, Inc., is one of the many products being produced by a group of college students; products range from films and commercials to construction projects and educational and social programs.

New Vegetarian Cookbook Challenges Old Myth

KAHULUI, Hawaii – July 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A newly released vegetarian cookbook is challenging the old myth that vegetarian food is not as tasty or filling as dishes prepared with meat or animal products. ‘The Maui Vegetarian – Cooking with Aloha,’ by Brian Igarta, is breaking new ground by proving that vegetarian dishes are exciting and flavorful enough to stimulate the taste buds of even the most staunch meat-eater. The self-published book is breaking new ground in other ways also: the demand for the book is so high that it will not stay on the shelves of the bookstores that carry it.

Long-Awaited ‘Tell Me A Story’ CD Debuts with a Storytelling Event at Village Books

LOS ANGELES, CA – July 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Stand-up comedian and recording artist, Poppie Champlin; singer and director, Lori Ada Jaroslow; and author, Amy Friedman, will be performing stories from their just-released audio book CD – ‘Tell Me A Story: Timeless Folktales from Around the World.’ The event, to take place on Wednesday, July 12, at 7 p.m. at Village Books in Pacific Palisades, CA, is designed to delight and enlighten.

‘Help Me with My Teenager’: A Step-By-Step Guide for Parents that Works

RALEIGH, NC – June 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Tired of endless arguments? Not sure who the surly-faced teenager at the dinner table is? Let a newly-released book, Help Me with My Teenager by Christina Botto (ISBN: 1419637045), be a guide to parental success.

Launch of Space Shuttle Novel Coincides with NASA’s Summer Launch

WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Shuttle Rising: Rendezvous with a Rumor (ISBN: 0965721450), authored by NASA alumnus Charles Boyle, will launch on the same day that the space shuttle is scheduled to lift off – July 1, 2006.

Bonilla Literary: Dirt Stars Series Chronicles Effects of Permanent Hurricane on Earth

PHILADELPHIA, PA – June 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The hurricane season is upon us once again, and so is Hector Luis Bonilla’s new release, ‘Dirt Stars Shovel One Judgment Day’ (ISBN: 1-978-1-4116-4027-6) in conjunction with Lulu. ‘Shovel One’ takes us back 65 million years to a possible scenario of our solar system when Venus and Mars were alive.

In The Race to Cure Parkinson’s Disease, Steve Zecola Chronicles How the Religious Right Went Wrong for Millions of People Afflicted with Parkinson’s Disease

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC – June 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The average age of onset of Parkinson’s disease is 60, and over one million people are currently afflicted in the United States. With the baby boomers rapidly approaching their sixties, the growth of Parkinson’s will be debilitating for more and more people.

First Time Author and USCG Veteran Uses New AmazonConnect(TM) to Interact With Readers of ‘Cruise Control: Your Peace of Mind at Sea’

HENDERSON, NV – June 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Author Ron Butcher is using Amazon’s new ‘Plog’ feature in an effort to communicate to the masses regarding his new non-fiction cruise travel guide, ‘Cruise Control: Your Peace of Mind at Sea.’

Card Collecting In The Great Indoors: There’s A New Ballgame In Town

BRISTOL, CT – June 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — BM Publishing LLC has announced that they have released The Official Indoor Football Trading Card Price Guide (ISBN: 1424301416). This is the first trading card guide of its kind. This scheduled annual publication will feature team issued and mass production trading card sets and single player cards from 5 different indoor football leagues and over 100 sets dating back to 1992.

Hello Gorgeous! Look And Feel Fabulous – For A Good Cause

NEW YORK, NY – May 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Noted beauty expert, marketing guru, and author Rachel Weingarten and the National Women’s Health Resource Center (NWHRC) will be partnering on a new initiative to encourage young women to take as much interest in their health and self esteem as they do in their appearance. A kick off cocktail party and book signing event scheduled for May 20, 2006, will be held at cult 14th & U Street corridor’s fashion and lifestyle boutique Muleh. The event takes place during the annual Book Expo America (BEA) conference, which takes place in Washington, D.C.

What Inspires The Most Controversial Asked Question In History? Is There A God?

SARASOTA, FL – May 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Rod Hoskins Ministries is pleased to announce the release of Rod Hoskins’ latest book, ‘So . . . You want to know GOD’ ($17.99 ISBN 1-59781-921-2), from Xulon Press. This new book addresses the heart issue of what people around the world are truly seeking. The real question is not if God exist, but rather, can I have a relationship with God?

Every New York Mets Fan Needs this Book!

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – May 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Life Press, the newest publishing division of Sams Technical Publishing, LLC, has announced the release of ‘For Mets Fans Only,’ ISBN 0-7906-1334-4, from famous sports book author Rich Wolfe.

Ford Mustang Lovers REJOICE! The Book You Have Been Looking For is Right Here!

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – May 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Indy-Tech Publishing, the publishing division of Sams Technical Publishing, LLC, has announced the release of ‘Ford Mustang Buyers and Restoration Guide: 1964 1/2-2007,’ ISBN 0-7906-1326-3.

Ancient Greek Images Portrayed Genesis Events – Independent Record of Mankind’s Origins Uncovered

ANNAPOLIS, MD – May 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Solving Light Books announced today the release of a 600-slide PowerPoint presentation, an expansion of the book, ‘The Parthenon Code: Mankind’s History in Marble’ (ISBN: 0970543832) by Robert Bowie Johnson, Jr. The PowerPoint restores the east pediment of the Parthenon in color by computer, explains its meaning and, displaying more than 500 ancient images, shows that the characters and events portrayed in Greek art match those described in the early chapters of Genesis.

Author Dee Dee Phelps to Appear at Book Expo America

LOS ANGELES, CA – May 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Dee Dee Phelps, author of the recently released memoir ‘Vinyl Highway,’ singing as Dick and Dee Dee in the Sixties, is scheduled for an autograph session in the Trafford Publishing booth (Booth Number 1851) on Saturday, May 20th at the Convention Center in Washington, DC at Book Expo America.

Books to Bookmark: 13 New Books Worth a Look for Spring 2006

REDONDO BEACH, CA – May 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Publishers Newswire (www.pubnewswire.com) announced today 13 new books ‘worth a look,’ announced during Spring 2006. Titles include ‘Absolute Sudoku’ by Masha Zager, learn sudoku puzzles with the guidance you always wanted; health expert Paul Harris, releases ‘Superior Health Doctor Bernard Jensen’s Way’; and ‘Soccer Made Easy for Americans’ by H. Steven Robertson, a ‘how-to’ book for kids and coaches of kids.

‘The Art of Wig Design: A Katour Line Presentation’ Delights and Educates Hair-Loss Sufferers and Stylists through First-Hand Experience

WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Have you ever wondered about the origin of wigs, how they are designed, or how to care for them properly? CEO of Katour Line Designer Wig Collection, Kym Williams, is here to lay those questions, and more, to rest in the form of her newly-released book: ‘The Art of Wig Design: A Katour Line Presentation’ (ISBN: 1-59971-637-2).

Boating Industry Magazine Announces 2006 Top 100 and Leadership Alliance

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – Apr. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Buying and servicing a boat is about to become a much easier task for consumers around the country when Boating Industry magazine announces its 2006 Top 100 Dealers, a ranking of those marine dealers that are unsurpassed in overall business operations, customer service, marketing and professionalism, later this fall.

Chicago Author Uses ‘Sex’ to Penetrate Hollywood’s Filtering System

CHICAGO, IL – Apr. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sidestepping Hollywood’s closed-door policy and writing beyond the bounds of Los Angeles, screenwriter and author, Jessie Jamie Coleman, hurtles into new literary territory by publishing her original screenplay, ‘Sex on the Side’ thus opening the door to showcase her work to the world, it was announced today by Autumn Girl Press.

New Book – Curiosity of Life: Poetry to Wander About

FREDERICK, MD – Mar. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — PublishAmerica is proud to announce that it has acquired the rights to publish ‘Curiosity of Life: Poetry to Wander About’ (ISBN 1-4241-2144-2) by Brooklyn’s Amy Frost. Executive Director Miranda Prather expressed confidence today that Ms. Frost’s book will quickly resonate with an audience.

Veteran Soccer Coach Writes a ‘How-To’ Book for Kids and Coaches of Kids

FLAGLER BEACH, FL – Mar. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Ocean Publishing, a traditional press of commercial and literary books, has produced ‘Soccer Made Easy for Americans’ (ISBN 0976729105), a unique book aimed at young soccer players and their coaches.

New Book Release ‘You Are Born of the Light’ Reveals Crimes Against Children Should Not Go Unnoticed, Even if the Crimes Exist in the Spiritual Realm

SEDONA, AZ – Mar. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — New author Desiree Michele not only tells a personal story but also teaches valuable lessons as she bravely explores the darkest side of the spiritual realm, along with the healing energy of Divine White Light as a means to heal the body, mind, soul & home of all negativity and disease. ‘You Are Born of the Light’ is available in paperback (ISBN: 09762160-3-5, Infinity Books) through Infinitybooks.net or Justbookz.com.

Controversial Health Expert and Author, Paul Harris, Releases New Book ‘Superior Health Doctor Bernard Jensen’s Way’

DENVER, CO – Mar. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Paul Harris, natural therapeutics advocate and practitioner, studied for several years with world-renowned health lecturer, author and practitioner, Doctor Bernard Jensen. Jensen’s philosophy focused on living a long, healthy and happy life, according to natural laws.

Author Caryn N. Casey Releases a Suspenseful New Novel Where Hollywood and Small-Town America Collide

LOS ANGELES, CA – Mar. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Inspired by personal insights into the entertainment industry and small-town life, Caryn N. Casey, a new voice in fiction, recently authored a novel, ‘Hiding Eden Rain’ (ISBN: 1420800167). In her new novel, she portrays a realistic, yet dramatic look, at family dynamics and the entertainment industry.

Learn from a Pro – Sudoku Puzzles with the Guidance You Always Wanted!

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Feb. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Indy-Tech Publishing, the publishing division of Sams Technical Publishing, LLC (www.samswebsite.com), has announced the February 2006 release of ‘Absolute Sudoku,’ ISBN 0-7906-1329-8.

‘A Search of African American Life, Achievement and Culture’ Chronicles Struggles and Success over the Past 500 Years

DALLAS, TX – Feb. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Did you know that the potato chip, fire extinguisher and lunar surface ultraviolet camera were all invented by African Americans? These facts and more can be found in Author John Cothran’s newly published book, ‘A Search of African American Life, Achievement and Culture’ (ISBN: 0963400207 / 0963400215).

New England’s Powow River Poets Featured in New Anthology by a Florida Publisher That’s Making Waves

FLAGLER BEACH, FL – Feb. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Ocean Publishing, a small press with a big vision, released its newest book, ‘The Powow River Anthology,’ a collection of poetry by 24 members of the celebrated Powow River Poets.

Buddha’s Ancient Wisdom for Modern Secular Life

HOUSTON, TX – Feb. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — One may call it Buddha’s ancient path, yet the word ‘ancient’ is suitable only to identify the 2500-year-old texts from which these ideas are taken. The wisdom offered is practical, useful, and exceedingly relevant to modern life. In his book ‘Beautiful Living: Buddha’s Way to Prosperity, Wisdom, and Inner Peace’ (ISBN: 0-9772343-0-4), Bhikkhu Basnagoda Rahula reveals, in simple yet elegant language, the steps and techniques Buddha recommended for the success and happiness of his lay community.

Millions of Valentines Are Blue

TAMPA, FL – Feb. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Although the color red rules during the month of February, millions of people are not feeling so rosy. Amidst crimson cupids, heart-shaped boxes of chocolate, and rows of romantic red greeting cards, plenty of women and men are feeling blue. Kendall Smith-Sullivan, M.A., dating expert and author of ‘Soulmate Logic’ (ISBN: 1419608770) explains why.

Books to Bookmark: 12 New Books Worth a Look for Jan. 2006

REDONDO BEACH, CA – Feb. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Publishers Newswire (www.pubnewswire.com) announced today 12 new books ‘worth a look,’ announced during January 2006. Topics include ‘The Little Entrepreneur – Takes Flight’ by Michael Harper and Jay Arrington designed to teach kids how to turn their hobbies into businesses; Penny Webster’s ‘Allergy Free For All Ages: Milk-free, Egg-free, Nut-free Recipes’ offers safe food alternatives that are delicious enough to satisfy the whole family; and Riley Books has released the first book dedicated entirely to the travel options surrounding the city of Loreto in Baja, Mexico.

Rupert Tells All!

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Feb. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Life Press, the newest publishing division of Sams Technical Publishing, LLC, has just signed Rupert Boneham from the CBS TV show Survivor to a book contract with co-writer Lester Thomas Shane. ‘Rupert: Just Being Me’ will be released in September 2006 with an initial print run of 100,000 books. This book, by Rupert Boneham as told to Lester Thomas Shane will guide you through the life-changing experiences that led Rupert to his success on Survivor: Pearl Islands as well as his huge following of fans during Survivor: All Stars.

Author Gehla S. Knight Releases Book that Offers Humorous Peek into Suburban Life in the 1950s

PORTLAND, OR – Jan. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A new voice in northwest fiction, Gehla S. Knight, recently authored and released an insider’s look at life in the suburban 1950’s – ‘Heath Street Stories.’ The book is available in hardcover (ISBN: 1420896083) and paperback (ISBN: 1420896075).

New Book Argues That In-Depth Psychology Can Facilitate A Liberal Resurgence

SANTA FE, NM – Jan. 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — If liberals are to regain the political ascendancy, they need a breakthrough in their understanding of themselves and the forces that oppose them, writes in-depth psychotherapist Peter Michaelson in his new book, ‘Democracy’s Little Self-Help Book’ (ISBN 1-4259-1218-4).

‘The Insider’s Guide to Credit Repair’ Helps Consumers Restore Credit and Raise Their Scores

ATLANTA, GA – Jan. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — K.E. Varner will discuss his book, ‘The Insider’s Guide to Credit Repair’ (ISBN 1-56414-809-2), on KFNN Financial News Radio Monday January 23. The U.S. Public Interest Research Group predicts that one in four consumer credit reports contain errors severe enough to cause denial of credit. Such errors negatively impact consumer credit scores (numbers that predict risk and the likelihood of an applicant to default on a debt).

Real Estate Insider Destroys Real Estate Industry Myths in New Book

KENT, WA – Jan. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On one side are hundreds of thousands of professionals who quit the real estate industry every year. On the other side are the traditions, myths, and outdated business models that have contributed to that high attrition rate in the Real Estate industry. In the middle is Phil Gerisilo, a leading expert who has penned the new book ‘Succeed in Real Estate Without Cold Calling’ (ISBN 1-59079-0707, Select Books $19.95).

The Dewey Does Story

STATEN ISLAND, NY – Jan. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Thomas Kinslow began ‘Dewey Does’ in 1999 and he started it as a marketing tool to promote a small children’s sports apparel line in NY. Kinslow says, ‘A large retail chain suggested we come up will a gimmick to help promote our clothing line…the gimmick was Dewey Does and as we marketed the Dewey Does character with the logo tees for the children’s sports apparel we found the market was more interested in the Dewey Does character.’

Harper Arrington Media’s Little Entrepreneur Series Teaches Kids How to Make Their Dreams Come True

DETROIT, MI – Jan. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Harper Arrington Publishing and Media today announced that ‘The Little Entrepreneur-Takes Flight,’ the first title in their new ‘Little Entrepreneur’ series by Michael Harper and Jay Arrington designed to teach kids how to turn their hobbies into businesses, will publish on February 1, 2006.