NEW YORK, Nov. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- American Compass(R), a book club and
community resource for intelligent, conservative men and women who care deeply
about America's political, social, economic, and spiritual life, today
announced the launch of a new blog and RSS feed, Compass Points Blog
(URL: www.CompassPointsBlog.com). American Compass(R) is a book club operated
by Bookspan, a partnership between Bertelsmann and Time Warner.
Compass Points Blog is dedicated to exploring the interactions among
books, the media, and world events. It is presented by Brad Miner, author and
Editor-in-Chief of American Compass. A former literary editor of National
Review, Miner is the author of several books, including The Concise
Conservative Encyclopedia, and The Compleat Gentleman: A Modern Man's Guide to
"What I love about blogging," Miner said, "is not only the chance to
publish opinions about things that matter but also the opportunity to read
comments -- good and bad -- that we get from readers. This sort of instant
feedback is rewarding -- for me personally but also for American Compass."
"We are excited and proud to provide the blogosphere with the kind of
insightful commentary on books, politics, and current events that readers can
only get from Brad," said Matthias Epp, Bookspan's Senior Vice President,
Media & Internet. "We are happy to give conservative readers even more access
to the books and information they love."
Compass Points Blog presents commentary on today's news as well as special
features like a selection of conservative books, a conservative perspective on
politics, business, historical trivia, political cartoons and satire and more.
For more information, visit www.CompassPointsBlog.com.
About American Compass(R)
American Compass, the Conservative Alternative, was founded to be both a
resource and a community for intelligent, conservative men and women who care
deeply about our nation's past, its present, and its future. The Club's
editors vow to deliver the best possible books, products, and services at the
lowest possible prices. Our club bulletins and our Web site present
bestsellers and hard-to-find books and products, all chosen to enlighten,
entertain, and energize our members, all at up to 50% off publisher edition