TORONTO, Ontario, June 20, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Mikayla Rose, a talented and promising English graduate, has unveiled her remarkable debut young adult novel, “When June Met July” (IBSN: 978-0228882497; April 2023). This gripping tale takes readers on an emotional journey through the complexities of love, friendship, and the challenges of navigating life’s unexpected twists.
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| From: VocalzMusic and Publishing
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 20, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — VocalzMusic & Publishing announces that famed Motown songwriter, recording artist and lone female member of legendary R&B sibling singing group, DeBarge, Bunny DeBarge released her newly revised, tell all memoir, “The Kept Ones: DeBarge, The Fame Years,” in print, with a gold ribbon design, on Monday, June 19, 2023.
| From: Author Janak Alford
OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, June 12, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Amidst decreasing productivity and the increasing dangers posed by Big Tech AI products, tech executive and entrepreneur Janak Alford presents a solution in his new book, “Intelligent Digital Ecosystems: How Rethinking Technology Will Expand Your Mind and Change Your World” (ISBN: 978-0228873020; May 2023).
| From: Author Sean Lewis
AJAX, ONTARIO, Canada, June 9, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In Sean Lewis’ current picture book, “Finna Lit: Creativity. Entrepreneurship. Lifestyle. Money” (ISBN: 978-0228883821; April, 2023), the main character, Dell, uses his wits and experiences to create his own path to financial independence. His connection with his family and his passion for being financially literate lead him to learn from others, but most importantly educate his friend.
| From: Sharon Bruce
TIMMINS, Ontario, Canada, June 5, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sharon Bruce, an accomplished author with a passion for storytelling, has released her latest book, “Shoebox Baby,” (IBSN: 978-0228890645; May, 2023) a compelling work of creative non-fiction that chronicles the extraordinary life of Susan Fenton and the challenges she faced growing up.
| From: Barb Lockert
EDMONTON, Alberta, Canada, May 30, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Author and entrepreneur Barb Lockert is excited to announce the release of her new cookbook, “Easy Baking in Barb’s Kitchen” (ISBN: 978-0228885313; May, 2023). This cookbook offers easy-to-follow recipes and time-saving tips and tricks for bakers of all levels.
After, Inc. just published a first-of-its-kind ‘Warranty Claims Scoring 101’ guide, giving manufacturers an in-depth look at how automated claims scoring is transforming the industry
| From: After Inc.
NORWALK, Conn., May 17, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — After, Inc., a global leader in Warranty Services since 2005, developed a “Warranty Claims Scoring 101” guide, leveraging the expertise of its world-class Warranty Analytics team and over 17 years of claim scoring experience. Warranty Claims Scoring is a discipline not widely understood. Few in the industry know how these models are built and implemented, and the significant cost savings they can deliver.
| From: Church of Scientology International
LOS ANGELES, Calif., May 9, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — May 9, 1950, was the day L. Ron Hubbard’s “Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health” burst onto the scene. Its meteoric ascent to the top of international bestseller lists was fueled by its results. The date of its publication is celebrated by Scientology Churches, Missions and groups throughout the world and by countless more who have simply picked up and read the book and have found hope and relief through its use.
‘Zoe and the I Can’t Monkey’ by Adrian Lortie – An uplifting story about positive self-talk and confidence for children
| From: Adrian Lortie
MONTREAL, Quebec, May 4, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In Adrian Lortie’s debut novel “Zoe and the I Can’t Monkey” (ISBN: 978-0228889755; March 28, 2023), we explore the importance of children developing healthy communication skills and learning to deal with negative emotions at a young age through a fun, educational story.
| From: TINSLEY BOYS
FORT WORTH, Texas, April 25, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Since he was 12 years old, Jake Tinsley has written and promoted his own professional comic books. Now, the 28-year-old Jake is debuting a brand new adult horror title “ALTERNATIVE NARRATIVES” which is being sold in a powerful Kickstarter, side-by-side with “THE BLONDE ASSASSIN” title written by his father Ben Tinsley. The father and son comprise the TINSLEY BOYS writing team. [VIDEO]
Bestselling Author Nora Roberts Donates to the EveryLibrary Institute to protect the First Amendment in Libraries
| From: EveryLibrary Institute
RIVERSIDE, Ill., April 18, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The EveryLibrary Institute, a national nonprofit focused on public policy and libraries, is proud to announce that bestselling author Nora Roberts and the Nora Roberts Foundation have made a generous donation to the organization to support the launch of Fight for the First, its new advocacy and organizing site with a mission of protecting the First Amendment in libraries across the country.
| From: David P. Perrodin
MADISON, Wis., April 17, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — David P. Perrodin, Ph.D., collaborates with renowned actor Ben Hauck and audio streaming company Spotify to create the audio version of his book “The Velocity of Information – Human Thinking During Chaotic Times.” Utilizing personal interviews and explorations of historical and contemporary events, “The Velocity of Information” gives you an expectation of how both individuals and the masses will behave during different stages of chaos.
Shoe Mogul Steve Madden to Release Updated Version of His Best-Selling Memoir, ‘The Cobbler: How I Disrupted An Industry, Fell From Grace, And Came Back Stronger Than Ever’
| From: Bajek Publisher Services
NEW YORK, N.Y., April 10, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Steve Madden, the iconic business mogul known primarily for his eponymous shoe brand, added bestselling author to his repertoire when he released “THE COBBLER: HOW I DISRUPTED AN INDUSTRY, FELL FROM GRACE, AND CAME BACK STRONGER THAN EVER” in 2020. Bajek Publisher Services and Kucerak + Company announced today that a new, updated version of Madden’s memoir will be released.
| From: Dr. Sarah Zadek
TORONTO, Ontario, Canada, April 10, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Author and licensed Naturopathic Doctor, Sarah Zadek, has released a comprehensive guide to fertility. The book is titled “It Takes Two… And A Uterus: The Ultimate Guide to Understanding and Enhancing your Fertility,” (ISBN: 978-0228884170; March 1, 2023) the book offers evidence-based guidance on improving the odds of a healthy pregnancy, whether naturally or with the help of advanced reproductive technologies such as IVF.
New Book ‘Battle Angel: The Ultimate She Warrior’ Empowers Women to Find Their Inner Strength and Overcome Life’s Challenges
| From: Colleen Millsteed
PERTH, Australia, April 4, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Author Colleen Millsteed has announced the release of her book, “Battle Angel: The Ultimate She Warrior,” (IBSN: 978-0228888727; March 2023) a collection of empowering poetry written to inspire women to tap into their inner strength and overcome the challenges of life.
| From: Scott Macfadyen
PENTICTON, B.C., Canada, April 3, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Scott Macfadyen’s crime thriller, “A Whisper in The Shadows” (ISBN: 978-0228882787) follows former assassin Layla, a devoted mother and wife. When someone from her past is gunned down and left for dead, Layla returns to her old life – one that her family knows nothing about. Now Layla must keep her secret safe from her family while searching for those that shot her mentor, the man who saved her from a life on the streets and turned her into a hitwoman.
| From: Jayda Addleton
NORTHGATE, South Australia, April 3, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Australian author Jayda Addleton announces the release of her debut poetry book, “Unspoken Emotions” (ISBN: 978-0228883203; March 2023), which explores life from a child’s innocence to facing the harsh realities of the world. “Unspoken Emotions” is a collection of poems that offers an honest and raw portrayal of life’s challenges.
New Book, ‘Our Walk with Grandma’ by Dolores F. Kurzeka, Showcases That Fun Multigenerational Walks Create Memories that Transcend Generations
| From: Family of Dolores F. Kurzeka
MURRIETA, Calif., March 22, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A newly released children’s book, “Our Walk with Grandma” is both fun and educational. It shares a cherished time of a grandma and her grandkids enjoying a beautiful walk together while learning about the surrounding nature. It’s written by Dolores F. Kurzeka, delightfully illustrated by Nichole Monahan and posthumously released by her children to honor her memory.
| From: Misha Siadov
TORONTO, Ontario, Canada, March 13, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Renowned life coach and psychotherapist Misha Saidov has created a system that can help you become the hero of your own life. Such promises have been made by others in the past. However, Misha Saidov’s latest project, “The Efficiency Journal” (IBSN: 978-0228887645; Released February, 2023) sets itself apart. (UPDATED)
108-Year-Old Tulsa Race Massacre Survivor Viola Ford Fletcher Turns to Literary Activism to Seek Justice, Making History as Oldest Woman in the World to Publish Memoir
| From: Mocha Media Inc
NEW YORK, N.Y., March 9, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Mocha Media Inc is honored to announce the publication of “DON’T LET THEM BURY MY STORY, The Oldest Living Survivor of the Tulsa Race Massacre In Her Own Words” (Hardcover; On Sale: May 30, 2023; $29.99; ISBN: 978-1737168409) by Viola Ford Fletcher with her grandson Ike Howard on the 102nd Anniversary of the event that caused the single worst incident of racial violence in the history of the United States.
Black History Month – Teaching Black Children The Value Of Building Wealth, Saving Money, and Financial Literacy
| From: Joe Young Entertainment
NEW YORK, N.Y., Feb. 24, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On the last day of Black History Month, nationally recognized Black Producer and Creator Joe Young, Jr., in partnership with JPMorgan Chase, will launch a print and digital comic book teaching financial literacy to students featuring “KEMET, BIG TIME SAVER.” Students will officially meet KEMET, a 10-year-old time-traveling comic character who goes back to meet African-American historical firsts, legends, and inventors.
‘Our Walk with Grandma’ Celebrates National Library Lovers Month by Donating Books to Southern California Libraries
| From: Family of Dolores F. Kurzeka
MURRIETA, Calif., Feb. 23, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The family of late author Dolores F. Kurzeka announced today their plans to donate “Our Walk with Grandma” (ISBN: 978-1039145450, FriesenPress) books to Southern California libraries in honor of National Library Lovers Month. The public is welcome to suggest their favorite public or school library by submitting a message on the “Contact Us” page.
‘Behold I am coming soon! Just a matter of time! Keep looking up!’ – messages from F. Dumanjug’s debut book
| From: F. Dumanjug
PERTH, Australia, Feb. 14, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — F. Dumanjug felt a strong calling to write during Australia’s extensive lockdowns. As someone who did not have a prior interest in being an author, she began to question herself. However, F. Dumanjug states that God spoke and said, “This book, I will make it happen, and it will be done.” Several months later, born out of her personal journals “To Listen of the Lord’s Jesus Christ Voice, Holy Spirit” (ISBN: 978-0228885740; Jan. 2023) came to life.
Authoritative Book, ‘Ancient Black Civilizations Matter,’ Adds Ancient History to Black History Month
| From: Procopius Canning
SHELBURNE, Nova Scotia, Canada, Feb. 14, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Perusine Press celebrates Black History Month with author Procopius Canning’s deeply researched book “Ancient Black Civilizations Matter: Sort of like Wakanda, only real!” (ISBN: 979-8696570037), a fascinating survey of Blacks and Black culture in the ancient world.
The Power of Sound to Heal: #1 hit book spreads awareness about how voice and sound therapy can improve health and well-being
| From: Dr. Shelley Snow
MONTREAL, Quebec, Canada, Feb. 13, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sound Therapy expert Dr. Shelley Snow is launching her new book, “The Power of Sound to Heal” (IBSN 978-0228876915; June, 2022); the book hit #1 for 3 days in a row on Amazon’s KDP charts. It introduces new audiences to the emerging fields of Sound Therapy and Sound Healing. “The Power of Sound to Heal” contains easy-to-learn tools that use sound to promote mental and physical health.
Children’s book author Diana Aleksandrova turns her struggles to become pregnant into children’s book bringing solace and hope to others
| From: Diana Aleksandrova
LAS VEGAS, Nev., Jan. 30, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Diana Aleksandrova has always wanted to be a mom, but after years of trying to become pregnant, that dream hasn’t come true yet. Inspired by her struggles and the legend about the storks bringing the babies, she writes “The Lazy Stork” (ISBN: 978-1953118264; May 2023; Dedoni).
| From: California Crime Writers Conference
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Jan. 24, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — After going virtual in 2021 due to the pandemic, the California Crime Writers Conference (CCWC) is back with an in-person, two-day event to be held June 10-11, 2023 at the Hilton Los Angeles (Culver City). This premier conference offers panels and workshops on craft and the business of writing as well as opportunities for manuscript consultations and professional headshots at modest prices.
| From: Sisters-in-Crime Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Jan. 17, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sisters in Crime Los Angeles (SinC/LA) has announced the release of their new anthology, “Entertainment to Die For” (ISBN: 978-1970181388), with an introduction by award-winning novelist Sara Paretsky. Contributors to SinC/LA’s “Entertainment to Die For” include a lineup of mystery writers from southern California, Arizona, and Hawaii.
| From: Linbrook Press
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Jan. 17, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Linbrook Press announces a new novel, “The American Outsider” (ISBN: 978-0977978038), authored by Homa Pourasgari, scheduled to be released January 23, 2023. It’s a story about the inhumane slaughter and torture of dolphins in Taiji, Japan, and addresses the complex nature of the Japanese culture. It’s written for anyone who cares about animal welfare and who hopes to make a difference.
Come grow with us as Triple Finale’s Short Story Audiobook Authors create fast moving storylines with a triple-ending twist
| From: Triple Finale L.L.C.
REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 11, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Triple Finale L.L.C. has added an exhilarating twist to short stories as a form of entertainment, by developing a virtual platform for fast-paced trilogies. We offer an audiobook/eBook marketplace platform where individuals sell their triple-ending short stories online to generate extra income.
Friends for Infinity: The Detective John Hollis Series – A contemporary mystery novel seeking the ‘why’ instead of the ‘who’
| From: Jennifer Gellel
PICKERING, Ontario, Canada, Jan. 11, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In Jennifer Gellel’s current “why-done-it” novel, “Friends for Infinity: The Detective John Hollis Series” (ISBN: 978-0228879626; August, 2022), after a woman turns up dead in a local children’s park, Detective John Hollis is quick to arrest the killer after a resident confesses, but he struggles to understand why this unlikely suspect has committed such a heinous crime.
| From: Legacy Launch Pad Publishing
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Jan. 10, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Legacy Launch Pad Publishing announced today that it is updating its publishing podcast name to “On Good Authority: Publishing the Book that Will Build Your Business.” The podcast, which has been named one of the best publishing podcasts by LA Weekly, Feedburner and Kindlepreneur, among others, has long been hosted by Launch Pad founder and New York Times bestselling author Anna David.
| From: Tam MacPhee
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Canada, Jan. 3, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Entrepreneur and author Tam MacPhee bares her soul in “From Under A Rock” (ISBN: 978-0228876076; Nov., 2022), a heartfelt memoir with which she shares her deepest memories. The book is already a hit, reaching the Amazon Best Sellers rank of #66 in Women’s Biographies on the Kindle Store. The ambitious author has also launched a new podcast and continues to offer life coaching services.
| From: Stefan Piccione
MYSTIC, Conn., Jan. 3, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — “The Surfing Mouse” (ISBN: 978-0228872313; Oct., 2022) is a new children’s story about a brave young mouse who overcomes his fear of surfing big waves. Everyone’s afraid of something, which is why author Stefan Piccione wanted to show audiences how determination, strength, and a strong belief in yourself can help you overcome your fears and achieve your goals.
Legacy Launch Pad Publishing Releases Hybrid Family Memoir/Political Science Book That Warns Against Political Polarization
| From: Legacy Launch Pad Publishing
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Dec. 22, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Legacy Launch Pad Publishing is proud to release “Addictive Ideologies: Finding Meaning and Agency when Politics Fail You” (ISBN: 978-1956955491 (ebook); 978-1956955477 (paperback), 978-1956955484 (hardback)) the first book by life partners Dr. Emily Bashah and former Phoenix, Arizona mayor Paul E. Johnson.
‘Missing From Me’ chronicles a family’s experiences searching for a missing child, being left without closure, and continuing to look for answers
| From: Heather Shtuka
EDMONTON, Alberta, Canada, Dec. 15, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Heather Shtuka and her family lived a normal life until their eldest son Ryan Shtuka tragically disappeared one night after attending a house party. “Missing From Me” (ISBN: 978-0228880295; Nov., 2022) details their harrowing journey to find answers.
| From: Monika Blichar
VANCOUVER, B.C., Canada, Dec. 15, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Magic is everywhere, you just have to believe. Follow Edy the gnome on his whimsical adventures in the human world, while he tries to save the last Golden Believer left on earth. “My Magical Gnome” (ISBN: 978-0228860136; Dec., 2022) by author Monika Blichar is a delightful storybook that can be enjoyed by the young and old alike!
Children of Dolores F. Kurzeka Honor Her by Publishing Her Book ‘Our Walk with Grandma’ After Her Passing
| From: Family of Dolores F. Kurzeka
MURRIETA, Calif., Dec. 13, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The family of author Dolores F. Kurzeka is thrilled to announce the release of “Our Walk with Grandma” (ISBN: 978-1039145450, FriesenPress), her long-awaited children’s picture book about the beauty of family and nature. Written 20 years ago, Kurzeka was unable to find an illustrator before her passing. Her children continued the search and found the perfect illustrator Nichole Monahan, and brought the book to market to make their mom’s dream of publication come true.
| From: John and Julia Stirling
CALGARY, Alberta, Canada, Dec. 12, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — John & Julie Stirling share their family tradition with the world in the new children’s book “The Tiny Angel” (ISBN: 978-0228860723). Originally, John Stirling created the story of “The Tiny Angel” in the 1970s for his children and future grandchildren. He believed people could obtain their goals in life by having the courage, support, and to have faith that they can.
Designer John Robert Wiltgen Beats the Odds: ‘The Candy in My Pocket’ – An Inspirational Memoir About Designing Your Best Life
| From: John Robert Wiltgen
CHICAGO, Ill., Dec. 2, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — With holiday shopping just around the corner, John Robert Wiltgen’s riveting memoir “The Candy in My Pocket” (ISBN: 979-8986007007), is now available for the gift giving season. As a type 1 diabetic for more than 55 years, Wiltgen has been a successful business owner and now author whose memoir describes his journey of finding joy and success amidst a life riddled with obstacles and despair due to insulin-dependent diabetes.