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Jan 20, 2017, 16:44 ET Wayne Barrett, America's top investigative Trump biographer, Dies at 71

"We are detectives for the people," esteemed journalist Wayne Barrett replied, when asked by his son's elementary class, what a muckraking reporter...


Jan 20, 2017, 15:17 ET Atria Books Makes Seven Books Available For Complimentary Download During The Women's March Weekend

Atria Books announced today that it will make seven titles available for free download to everyone in the continental U.S. from Friday, January 20,...


Jan 19, 2017, 15:34 ET New YA Novel Becomes Bestseller

Author Alysia Helming's debut novel, Protogenesis—the first installment in a seven-novel YA series, the "Protogena Chronicles"— hit number one on...


Jan 19, 2017, 15:27 ET Sujit Choudhry Writes and Co-Edits New Book "Constitution Making"

University of California, Berkeley, School of Law professor Sujit Choudhry, released a new volume on the process of creating constitutions....


Jan 19, 2017, 13:39 ET Apple Taps Scheufelen's heaven 42 Paper For 'Designed by Apple in California' Limited Edition Collectible Coffee Table Book

Technology giant, Apple, recently collaborated with Scheufelen, a German-based paper mill that has been in business over 160 years, to utilize...


Jan 19, 2017, 09:00 ET Mystery Writers of America Announces the 2017 Edgar® Award Nominations

Mystery Writers of America is proud to announce, as we celebrate the 208th anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe, the Nominees for the 2017...


Jan 19, 2017, 08:00 ET New book shows shockingly simple plan to put all Americans to work and bring wealth to all

It's a big number: $18.96 trillion dollars. The number is so big, the human brain cannot fathom it. But, the debut book from David Tognoni, PE,...


Jan 18, 2017, 14:52 ET New Book Offers a Roadmap for Success for Workers in the Smart Machine Age

University of Virginia Darden School of Business Professor Ed Hess and Katherine Ludwig have released a new book, Humility Is the New Smart:...


Jan 18, 2017, 14:15 ET Family of Five Adult Siblings Produces World War II Book Through BookWise Publishing

It's not every day that five adult siblings can pull together their collective skills and talents to produce a moving tribute to World War II...


Jan 18, 2017, 13:31 ET Bloomberg BNA Publishes Business Of Divorce Book

Bloomberg BNA today announced the publication of "Litigating the Business Divorce," which helps attorneys understand the complexities associated...


Jan 18, 2017, 13:30 ET Author Says 2400-Year-Old Temple and Vase Art From Greece Depicted Adam, Cain, Noah, and Other Genesis Figures

Solving Light Books announced today the release of "Genesis Characters and Events in Ancient Greek Art", by Robert Bowie Johnson, Jr. The book...


Jan 18, 2017, 10:30 ET Walmart Expands Partnership with Cengage to Offer Free High School Diploma and Career Training to Family Members of Associates

BOSTON and BENTONVILLE, Ark., Jan. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Walmart has expanded its partnership with Cengage, an education and technology company,...


Jan 18, 2017, 10:17 ET Experts said Trump couldn't do it, but his friend, confidant, and advisor of thirty-eight years, Roger Stone, spells out his victory in a new book this month

"Roger Stone is one tough cookie. . . . We appreciate him." – President-Elect DONALD J. TRUMP From Roger Stone, the New York Times bestselling...


Jan 18, 2017, 10:07 ET The Nature's Bounty Co. Further Demonstrates its Scientific Leadership with Book Contribution

Further showcasing its scientific leadership in the health and wellness industry, associates of The Nature's Bounty Co. Scientific Affairs team...


Jan 18, 2017, 08:35 ET Award-Winning Author Explores Forbidden Love Between Men Within a WWII Japanese-American Internment Camp

In his latest novel, Gardens of Hope, published by Chances Press, author Michael Holloway Perronne considered it timely to not just explore a World...


Jan 18, 2017, 07:00 ET Record Number of Libraries Surpass One Million eBook and Audiobook Checkouts with OverDrive in 2016

Librarians worldwide will be celebrating their record-breaking digital book checkouts at the American Library Association's (ALA) MidWinter...


Jan 18, 2017, 02:53 ET Bertelsmann prêt à une augmentation de ses parts dans Penguin Random House

- Engagement renouvelé dans les activités éditoriales - Le CEO de Bertelsmann Thomas Rabe : « Penguin Random House a dépassé tous les objectifs...


Jan 17, 2017, 11:00 ET A New Story is Born: Collaboration Between Richard Chizmar and Brian Freeman Titled Darkness Whispers Makes Its E-Book Debut

Richard Chizmar and Brian James Freeman have a new release coming out in early 2017 titled, Darkness Whispers. The print edition is already sold...


Jan 17, 2017, 11:00 ET Book Release: The Ordinary Leader

WINNIPEG, Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - ACHIEVE Publishing is pleased to announce the release of The Ordinary Leader: 10 Key Insights for Leading...


Jan 17, 2017, 09:00 ET Catherine Onder to Join Houghton Mifflin Harcourt as SVP and Publisher, Books for Young Readers

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt today announced that on Feb. 6 Catherine Onder will join the organization's Trade Publishing Group as Senior Vice...


Jan 17, 2017, 08:49 ET Daniel S. Miller, CFP®, Releases New Book "Retirement Built to Last" To Promote A Common Sense, Blue Collar Approach To Retirement Planning

Daniel S. Miller, CFP®, president of Red Oak, Iowa-based financial planning firm, Miller Financial Group, Inc., today announces the release of his...


Jan 17, 2017, 08:40 ET Scrapbook.com Unveils Readable Museum on the History of Scrapbooking

In its continuous effort to inspire and educate, Scrapbook.com, a global online retailer and community for crafters, today announced the release of...


Jan 17, 2017, 08:35 ET New from Stephen Ministries: A Book to Give to Those with Cancer and Their Loved Ones

When someone you know is facing cancer, what can you do to reach out and help? The newest book from Stephen Ministries offers a simple and powerful...


Jan 17, 2017, 08:27 ET In a Nation Polarized by Violence, Hatred, and Malicious Behavior, the Need For Kindness Is Greater Than Ever Before

In light of the recent election, our country has become entirely polarized. Whether in the political arena, a business environment, or within one's...


Jan 17, 2017, 08:16 ET Pronoun announces a better royalty rate, significantly increasing self-published author earnings

Pronoun, today announced new royalties that significantly increase author earnings for ebooks sold in the US and Canada, and new product features...