Books The latest news about books and literature, including fiction, non-fiction, educational and children’s titles. Learn about the newest book releases, launches, and tours. Get announcements of educational conferences, literacy campaigns, book fairs, literary festivals, and other important events. This section also offers releases regarding writing contests and competitions, along with news about the financial performance of publishing companies and book distributors and retailers.

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15:34 ET Continental Who's Who recognizes Ilene Birkwood as a Pinnacle Lifetime Member in recognition of her contributions to the Publishing field

As an Author as well as the Founder and Director of Ascendant Publishing, Birkwood utilizes her expertise in fiction as well as non-fiction...


14:29 ET Wipro, First Book Bring 6,000 New Books to Local Elementary Schools in Support of City-wide Initiative to Create Brand New Libraries in K-5 Classrooms Serving Kids in Need

 Two San Francisco elementary schools will celebrate the arrival of 6,000 brand new books next week, including bilingual titles, as part of a...


12:57 ET Joshua Melville, Son of Radical Political Activist and Attica Uprising Leader, Sam Melville, Works to Share Personal Experience, 25 Years of Investigative Research and Documents the Government Fought to Keep Hidden

With recent activity from publishers and Hollywood, the Attica uprising of 1971 has become a focus of interest, not only for its historical value,...


12:38 ET "The Big Man of Jim Beam" Recounts Life and Legacy of Bourbon Legend, Booker Noe

 Booker Noe, sixth generation Beam Master Distiller and Jim Beam's grandson, has been described in many ways: Legendary bourbon distiller....


12:02 ET Russ Whitnah Announces Planned Retirement

 Salem Media Group (NASDAQ: SALM), announced that after 23 years at the helm in Philadelphia, Russ Whitnah has plans to retire as VP/GM at the...


11:10 ET Research and Markets - Global Consumer Book Publishing Market 2016-2020: Key Vendors are Amazon, China South Publishing & Media, Hachette, Holtzbrinck, Penguin Random House & Phoenix Publishing & Media

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Consumer Book Publishing Market 2016-2020" report to their offering. The report...


10:12 ET DK Reveals Author Lineup and Giveaways for New York Comic Con, October 6-9.

Award-winning and bestselling book publisher DK announces a jam-packed schedule of author signings planned for New York Comic Con as well as an...


10:00 ET From Orphan To Best-Selling Author, Book Reveals One Woman's Story Of Triumph

Othello Bach is a best-selling fiction and children's book author. One of her books, Whoever Heard of a Fird? led to over 100 licensing deals which...


08:30 ET Private Investigator Tells Behind the Scenes Secrets of Major Cases

Rob Kimmons, of Kimmons Investigative Services, Inc., has released his new book, PI Revelations:  True Celebrity, Political and Cop Case...


07:55 ET New Insurance Sales Training Book Prepares Agents to Effectively Serve a Tsunami of Retiring Seniors

More than 10,000 baby boomers retire daily, causing a demographic tsunami of seniors seeking help with Medicare and life insurance decisions. As...


07:11 ET "Cravings? Overweight? Blame the Brain," Says Researcher and Author

 Alarmingly, 98 percent of all diets inevitably fail due to carbohydrate cravings and overall appetite. Researcher, author and nutrition...


06:30 ET Dover Announces New Creative Haven® Coloring Book for Adults by Dan Piraro, Creator of the Nationally Syndicated Cartoon "Bizarro"

 Dover Publications has teamed with award-winning artist Dan Piraro for one of the most offbeat adult coloring books ever, Creative Haven...


06:00 ET New Book Shows How to Live Well While Saving Up to Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars, Based on Research

You can live well while saving up to hundreds of thousands of dollars, according to a new book YOU CAN PROSPER: How To Do More With Less. Many...


Sep 26, 2016, 21:35 ET FT/OppenheimerFunds Emerging Voices Awards 2016 Winners Announced

 The Financial Times and OppenheimerFunds presented the second annual Emerging Voices Awards to Clarissa Campolina for film, Eka Kurniawan for...


Sep 26, 2016, 19:35 ET Antique Arms and Armor Expert Michael R. Zomber, Acquires Bowie Knife Used in Attempted Assassination of John Brown

 Michael R. Zomber, the world-renowned antique arms and armors expert who was exonerated after being falsely imprisoned in 2003, has acquired a...


Sep 26, 2016, 14:19 ET LS&S Diversifies with Planning, IT and Analytics Solutions for Libraries

ICMA -- Public libraries seeking to understand and improve how well they serve their community can take advantage of new offerings from...


Sep 26, 2016, 13:30 ET Zondervan Signs Three Book Deal with Olympic Gold Medalist Sanya Richards-Ross

 Zondervan will publish three books by five-time Olympic medalist Sanya Richards-Ross, including an inspirational memoir set for release in...


Sep 26, 2016, 12:14 ET Calling All Young Writers: Do You Have a Story? We Want to Publish It!

 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is sending out a final call for submissions to the Spark a Story national short story writing contest, which closes...


Sep 26, 2016, 09:17 ET Was the Bible and Religion Really Formed to Control and Suppress Humanity to Bring Forth the One World Government?

 "Forgotten Word," the popular but controversial Christian thriller by Sam Jane Brown, offers unique insights into resolving the question of...


Sep 26, 2016, 09:13 ET Sony's Columbia Pictures Teams Up With Frederick Warne & Co., Part Of Penguin Random House UK, For "Peter Rabbit™"

 Columbia Pictures has teamed up with Frederick Warne & Co., part of Penguin Random House UK, for Peter Rabbit™, a new...


Sep 26, 2016, 09:00 ET Exclusive: Sophia Amoruso to sign 'Nasty Galaxy,' her newest must-read book, at ONTRAPORT's Modern Marketing Summit in Santa Barbara

 Sophia Amoruso, the founder and executive chairman of Nasty Gal and the author of the New York Times bestseller #GIRLBOSS, will sign her...


Sep 26, 2016, 08:45 ET Legendary Investment Thought Leader Charles Ellis Encourages Everyday Investors to Join The Index Revolution

 Rebalance IRA, a leading investment firm possessing one of the most experienced and well-known investment committees in the industry,...


Sep 26, 2016, 08:40 ET Argo Translation Releases New E-Book Series on the Value of Professional Translation Services

 Argo Translation has released a new series of five e-books to help customers make informed decisions about purchasing professional translation...


Sep 23, 2016, 12:45 ET Amazon Book Release Party Debuts Father's Guide to "Mastering Multiples"

 A book launch party and family fun day will celebrate the release of Joel Lackovich's book, Twin Circus: A Father's Guide to Multiples. Stress...


Sep 23, 2016, 12:29 ET La Fundación MoneyGram y First Book traen celebración de la alfabetización a Miami

 MoneyGram (NASDAQ: MGI), una empresa global líder en los servicios de pagos y las transferencias monetarias, anuncia con entusiasmo que...