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09:59 ET Overlooked African Female Ruler Gets Her Due

Queen Njinga of Angola is one of the most powerful and brave figures in African history. Her story is often overlooked in history books, but she...


Feb 23, 2017, 19:57 ET Hugo Marinucci Has Released His New Book "Rome 2020" on Amazon

Author Hugo Marinucci released "Rome 2020: A Twenty-First Century Empire" on Amazon and Amazon's Kindle Direct Publishing. The book centers around...


Feb 23, 2017, 15:23 ET 2017 Ezra Jack Keats Book Award Winners Announced

The Ezra Jack Keats Foundation, in partnership with the de Grummond Children's Literature Collection at The University of Southern Mississippi,...


Feb 23, 2017, 12:35 ET Bloomberg BNA Publishes Revised Edition Of Section 409A Handbook

Bloomberg BNA today announced the publication of the revised edition of the Section 409A Handbook. The book addresses the proposed...


Feb 23, 2017, 10:54 ET Oscar Weekend: Talent and Nominees Receive Luxurious Gifts at The Four Seasons Hotel, Beverly Hills

The Four Seasons Hotel is known for their fabulous service and luxurious rooms. During Red Carpet Award Season Hollywood Swag Bag shower nominees...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:35 ET AccuFund Publishes New EBook: The Trust Factor and Nonprofit Financial Management.

AccuFund, Inc. provider of financial reporting and accounting software for nonprofit organizations, today published its new EBook, "The Trust...


Feb 22, 2017, 09:39 ET Anne Rothman-Hicks and Kenneth Hicks Announce the Upcoming Release of Their Latest Crime Thriller 'Mind Me, Milady'

The writing team of Anne Rothman-Hicks and Kenneth Hicks announced today that their latest crime thriller, Mind Me, Milady, is set to be...


Feb 22, 2017, 09:04 ET From #1 New York Times Best Selling Author Tony Robbins: A Book To Help Millions Of People Achieve Financial Freedom

"Robbins is the best economic moderator that I've ever worked with. His mission to bring insights from the world's greatest financial minds to...


Feb 22, 2017, 07:00 ET How I Saw It: Dr. Richard Sandor's Newest Book Released in U.S.

The latest book by Dr. Richard Sandor, renowned financial innovator, environmental finance expert and University of Chicago Lecturer, is now...


Feb 21, 2017, 12:00 ET "Judy and I: My Life with Judy Garland" is Hollywood producer Sid Luft's autobiography, 30 years in the making

CHICAGO, Feb. 21, 2017 The third of Judy Garland's five husbands, Sid Luft was the one man in her life who stuck around. He was chiefly responsible...


Feb 21, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest OASIS Adds De Gruyter

ProQuest has joined forces with De Gruyter to make De Gruyter ebooks available for purchase through the OASIS® system. Spanning 28 subject areas...


Feb 21, 2017, 09:46 ET Trending Netflix Show, The Kindness Diaries, Proves that Kindness is Making a Comeback!

Leon Logothetis, global adventurer, motivational speaker, philanthropist, author and host of National Geographic's hit series Amazing Adventures of...


Feb 21, 2017, 08:40 ET Time to Binge Read - Stela App Brings Rich Visual Comics and Stories to Your Mobile Device

Stela LLC, providers of premium graphic novels and illustrated books native to mobile, today announced its new Stela Unlimited App for iOS and...


Feb 21, 2017, 08:02 ET NAWBO National Women's Business Conference To Bring Elizabeth Gilbert And Gayle Lemmon To Minneapolis

The National Association of Women's Business Owners (NAWBO) will bring its annual National Women's Business Conference to Minneapolis from October...


Feb 20, 2017, 08:12 ET New Back Pain Treatment Guidelines Won't Help Most Patients Because Insurers Won't Pay, Says Chronic Pain Expert Cindy Perlin

New low back pain treatment guidelines from the American College of Physicians (ACP) were published last Tuesday in the Annals of Internal...


Feb 17, 2017, 12:37 ET JLLA To Promote Literacy To Over 300 Kids

The Junior League of Los Angeles (JLLA) will read books, teach crafts and develop-literacy focused activities for over 300 children ages 3-6 and...


Feb 17, 2017, 10:30 ET Miffy's Creator - Dick Bruna - dies, aged 89

Mercis bv announced today that Dick Bruna, creator of iconic children's character, Miffy, has died age 89, in his home town of Utrecht....


Feb 17, 2017, 08:30 ET Space Goat Productions Extends Evil Dead 2 Comic Book License

Space Goat Productions, in partnership with Studiocanal and Creative Licensing, has announced they are extending their license for the Evil Dead 2...


Feb 16, 2017, 15:54 ET M4D3 Shoes Teams up With First Book To Provide Books To Kids, Educators in Low-income Communities

Make A Difference Everyday (M4D3), the shoe company that supports social causes through the sale of their collections, has announced that they will...


Feb 16, 2017, 10:48 ET Shining a Light on Autism

New book offers a different perspective on Autism Spectrum Disorders A North East dad is hoping to launch the world's first ever series of...


Feb 16, 2017, 10:00 ET Baroness Myriam Ullens Captivates Readers With Her Debut Novel

Myriam Ullens, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and creative powerhouse, has always had a passion for storytelling. Now, the Baroness from Belgium...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:22 ET hoopla digital brings the #1 NYT bestselling 'Love is Love' anthology to library patrons

hoopla digital, the category-creating mobile and online service for libraries, added the bestselling Love is Love anthology graphic novel to its...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:00 ET Audiobooks.com becomes the first premium audiobook service to offer full Apple Watch and Android Wear smartwatch compatibility

Audiobooks.com is pleased to announce their full compatibility with both Apple and Android wearable technologies, making them the only premium...


Feb 15, 2017, 15:00 ET Mission Health Combats Burnout with Life Cross Training Human Performance Program

According to a 2016 Advisory Board report, more than 50 percent of all physicians report symptoms of burnout, and an equal 50 percent of nurses...


Feb 15, 2017, 11:08 ET WILD IDEAS: Using "creativity" as a toolkit for personal transformation--how this UNEXPLORED internal resource can unlock hidden potential and produce breakthrough results for ANYone

Most of us strive to invent and reinvent our lives—sometimes in (frustrating!) fits and starts—a dilemma somatic counselor and writer Cathy Wild...