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09:49 ET Author James DeMarco Transforms Passion for Hockey Into Another Great Hockey Book

The Small Saves comic strip was previously published and featured on the Official NHL Hockey website from 2000 – 2001 and has gone on to success in...


08:35 ET 40 New LitWits® Kits Bring Hands-On Learning to Literature

Experiential learning is hot – and not just for STEM. To two sisters who grew up "making great books real," the application to literature is clear....


Mar 23, 2017, 16:33 ET New Business Book on Organizational Structure by Author Dean Meyer

"Look at any organization chart and see who's fighting with whom, who's not making objectives, and who has ulcers!" So claims author and...


Mar 23, 2017, 16:05 ET "How Autism Is Reshaping Special Education: The Unbundling of IDEA" by Mark K. Claypool and John M. McLaughlin Slated for Publication

On March 22, 2017, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled in favor of raising the educational standard for children with disabilities by saying that a...


Mar 23, 2017, 14:58 ET New Book Explains the Power of Personal Branding and Marketing Yourself

In this age of social media, there's never been a more critical time to understand the power of personal branding. The newly-released Make Your...


Mar 23, 2017, 12:54 ET Sandy Hook Parent Releases First Book on the Loss of Her Daughter

Alissa Parker, whose daughter Emilie died during the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, will release the first...


Mar 23, 2017, 11:30 ET 60% de la población en línea lee libros diariamente o al menos una vez por semana [señala un estudio de GfK]

Un informe sobre 17 países, recién publicado por los analistas de mercados internacionales GfK, muestra que 30% de la población internacional en...


Mar 23, 2017, 09:30 ET 60% of Online Population Reads Books Either Daily or at Least Once a Week [GfK Study]

- China has highest percentage of "every day" book readers -Netherlands and South Korea tie for the highest percentage who say they never read...


Mar 23, 2017, 08:30 ET A maioria da população lê livros diariamente ou pelo menos uma vez por semana

O relatório de uma pesquisa feita em 17 países acaba de ser divulgado por analistas do mercado global, GfK, mostra que 30% da população...


Mar 23, 2017, 08:06 ET Eisai to Launch New Medikidz Epilepsy Comic Book at the National Walk for Epilepsy

Eisai Inc. is pleased to announce that it will be launching the latest "Medikidz Explain Epilepsy," book as part of their participation at the...


Mar 23, 2017, 07:00 ET Scholastic Reports Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Results

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today reported financial results for the...


Mar 23, 2017, 04:30 ET 60 % des Internautes lisent au moins un livre chaque semaine [étude GfK]

- En France, 1 internaute sur 2 lit au moins un livre par semaine (48%) - La Chine affiche le pourcentage le plus élevé de lecteurs...


Mar 22, 2017, 14:11 ET Principal Ballet Dancer Misty Copeland to Discuss New Book, Activism at National Press Club on Apr. 17

Misty Copeland, the first African-American Female Principal Dancer with the American Ballet Theatre, will discuss her first health and fitness...


Mar 22, 2017, 12:33 ET En «La viuda negra», Daniel Silva interna a personajes y lectores en el corazón del ISIS

El aclamado escritor de thrillers de espionaje, Daniel Silva, presenta su novela más reciente, «La viuda negra» publicada por HarperCollins Español...


Mar 22, 2017, 11:30 ET Scholastic Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter Dividend

Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per...


Mar 22, 2017, 11:11 ET Five Star Publishing Announces the Release of Echoes of Terror by Maris Soule

Five Star Publishing announces the release of Echoes of Terror by Maris Soule. Echoes of Terror (Hardcover, ISBN: 978-1-432832-81-0, 320 pages,...


Mar 22, 2017, 10:23 ET First Book: Mario Batali Foundation Celebrates Its Triple Initiative To Invest In Boston's Children With Programs Focused On Literacy And Nutrition

The Mario Batali Foundation (MBF) has made three major grants to improve literacy and nutrition for children in need in the Boston area. Kicking...


Mar 22, 2017, 09:45 ET HMH Acquires Two Memoirs from Groundbreaking American Women -- A Trailblazing Rocket Scientist and A Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers announced today that it will publish middle-grade memoirs from two inspiring women, both of whom...


Mar 22, 2017, 09:00 ET Dr. Henry Kaufman Warns of Continued Financial Instability in Tectonic Shifts in Financial Markets

Legendary Wall Street economist Dr. Henry Kaufman explains how financial markets have been transformed in recent years and where they are headed as...


Mar 22, 2017, 09:00 ET "Who Knew? It's All About You!" New Book by Richard F. Libin Helps Sales Professionals Turn Shoppers Into Buyers

It doesn't matter what you do, where you come from, or where you're headed, everyone is a salesperson. This is the core premise of the new book,...


Mar 22, 2017, 08:40 ET Color In Fashion: New Adult Coloring Book Fills Fashion Niche

Alecia Blake Studios announces the release of Color In Fashion: A Stylish Adult Coloring Book by Alecia Blake, now available on Amazon. This book...


Mar 21, 2017, 17:01 ET LJ Farrow's North puts the fate of mankind in the hands of a werewolf struggling with his own humanity

In a unique take on werewolves and their place in urban fantasy, author LJ Farrow uses North to set the stage for the potential annihilation of the...


Mar 21, 2017, 12:14 ET #Loneliness: Award-Winning Book the Antidote Against 'Virus' of Modern Age, Empowering Readers to Redefine Themselves in the Midst of Adversity

In a world where billions of people can interact at just a moment's notice, it will come as a shock to many to learn that loneliness is an epidemic...


Mar 21, 2017, 12:07 ET The Mendes Brothers Launch a New Spiritual Book SOUND---The Fabric of Soul, Consciousness, Reality, and the Cosmos and a Global Peace Initiative

After years of intensive research, reflection, and writing the Mendes Brothers, João Mendes and Ramiro Mendes, launch their debut book SOUND—The...


Mar 21, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest's OASIS Increases Customer Choice with Addition of Rittenhouse R2 Digital Library Platform

ProQuest is teaming with Rittenhouse Book Distributors so libraries can order ebooks from the R2 Digital platform via the OASIS system. This...