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May 04, 2016, 10:15 ET 2016 Lincoln Leadership Prize Awarded to Doris Kearns Goodwin for Commitment to Honoring President Abraham Lincoln's Legacy

 The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation (ALPLF) will award its prestigious Lincoln Leadership Prize to Doris Kearns Goodwin, a...


May 04, 2016, 09:00 ET Gale Interactive: Science Now Available for Schools

Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, has launched Gale Interactive: Science, a new digital science resource available now for schools....


May 04, 2016, 08:40 ET OptionSellers.com Warns of Oil Plummet in 2016

 James Cordier, founder of OptionSellers.com warns that oil prices are reaching an annual peak and will begin pushing lower this summer....


May 04, 2016, 08:35 ET Game-Changing Gluten-Free Cookbook 'YUM' is Sweeping International Book Awards with Surprising Message to "PIG-Out"

 Dr. Theresa Nicassio continues to gain critical acclaim with her first self-published book, YUM: plant-based recipes for a gluten-free diet....


May 03, 2016, 20:08 ET El Rev. Samuel Rodríguez apela a los individuos para que sean faros de esperanza en esta elección

El Rev. Samuel Rodríguez, pastor principal de la New Season Church en California y presidente/CEO de una de las mayores organizaciones...


May 03, 2016, 15:12 ET Rev. Samuel Rodriguez Calls For Individuals To Become Beacons Of Hope This Election

Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, lead pastor of New Season Church in California and President/CEO of one of the world's largest Hispanic Evangelical...


May 03, 2016, 15:12 ET University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences Doctor of Physical Therapy Alumna, Iraq Veteran, and Eating Disorder Survivor, Dr. Theresa Larson, Publishes Warrior

Dr. Theresa Larson, a 2012 Doctor of Physical Therapy graduate from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (USAHS), a leading graduate...


May 03, 2016, 14:41 ET Plated Teams Up with Clarkson Potter to Launch Cookbook

Plated, the premium cook-at-home dinner delivery service, announced today that Clarkson Potter will be publishing its eponymous cookbook on May...


May 03, 2016, 11:59 ET The Union of The State: Now Available, Book Chronicles the History of Comedy Legends from NYU to MTV and Beyond

 "The Union of The State" is one of the most-unique, untold tales in the history of show business. It's the story of eleven teenagers who met...


May 03, 2016, 11:58 ET Metro Detroit's Biggest & Best Used Book Sale Where Bargains Abound!

 Bookstock's back, offering incredible deals on used books and media Sunday, May 15 through Sunday, May 22 at Livonia's Laurel Park Place....


May 03, 2016, 11:01 ET In-Stores And Online Today: Multiple Grammy Award Winning Artist Lecrae Releases His Memoir - Unashamed

 Memoir "Unashamed," out now, documents the rise of two-time Grammy winning hip-hop artist, cultural icon and community activist despite a...


May 03, 2016, 08:56 ET Equestrian Author Holds Cowboy Romance Novel Debut for Scottsdale

Equestrian author Carly Kade has lived in the North, the East, the South and now the West.  Having made two cross-country road trips with her...


May 03, 2016, 08:35 ET Talbot Davis Releases Fourth Bible Study Book

 With the success of his last three Bible study books, Talbot Davis is releasing "Solve" on May 17, 2016, with publisher Abingdon Press....


May 03, 2016, 08:30 ET New Book Showcases How Leading Global Organizations Leverage Heritage Assets to Drive Business Advantage

Start with the Future and Work Back (Hamilton Books) offers a unique and insightful look at how leading global organizations are leveraging their...


May 02, 2016, 15:04 ET New eBook "Moving to College: What to Do, What to Learn, and What to Pack" Available on Amazon May 1; Takes Guesswork Out of Moving to College

 Chicago-based author Hélène Tragos Stelian's new eBook—Moving to College: What to Do, What to Learn, and What to...


May 02, 2016, 11:08 ET Unique Collection of Mom "Must-Haves" Makes Family Christian Your Best Destination for Mother's Day Shopping

 With Mother's Day just around the corner, Family Christian has expanded its collection of great gift ideas designed specifically for moms....


May 02, 2016, 10:55 ET Two Free Buzz Books Offer 60 Excerpts from Top To-Be-Published Fall/Winter Titles

 Buzz Books have predicted which books will land on bestseller and critics' lists for five years. For the ninth time, Publishers Lunch presents...


May 02, 2016, 10:53 ET Winners of 30th Annual Ezra Jack Keats Bookmaking Competition Announced By Ezra Jack Keats Foundation and New York City Department of Education

 The Ezra Jack Keats Foundation, in partnership with the New York City Department of Education, announced today the winners of the 30th annual...


May 02, 2016, 10:01 ET Wayne Elsey's Latest Book Serves as a Practical Fundraising Guide for Schools and School Groups, Beyond Selling Candy

Wayne Elsey, the successful international social entrepreneur and thought leader brings his unique perspective and practical strategies to school...


May 02, 2016, 10:01 ET Law Offices of Arash Hashemi to Release New Book "Arrested for a Crime. Now What?"

Law Offices of Arash Hashemi, a Los Angeles based criminal defense firm established in 2003, announced this week they will release an informative...


May 02, 2016, 10:00 ET PMI® at 50.8%; April Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®; New Orders and Production Growing; Employment and Inventories Contracting; Supplier Deliveries Faster

 Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in April for the second consecutive month, while the overall economy grew for the 83rd...


May 02, 2016, 09:05 ET Gale Appoints Brian McDonough as Senior Vice President, North American Sales

 Gale, a leading provider of library resources and part of Cengage Learning, today announced the appointment of Brian...


May 02, 2016, 09:00 ET Dr. Seuss Retrospective Exhibition To Present In Michigan

A fascinating local connection takes place as internationally acclaimed Dr. Seuss collection curator Bill Dreyer visits his hometown to deliver a...


May 02, 2016, 08:45 ET How Decision-Makers Use Ideas to Achieve Game-Change

 Using insights from more than 2000 years of game-change, an iBook "Ideas Breaking Through: Be a Game-Changer" shows how to add value in our...


May 02, 2016, 08:35 ET Author of Award-Winning Sci-Fi Novel Launches Highly-Anticipated Sequel

 Portraying action-packed space combat set in exotic locations throughout the solar system, author Greg Spry's debut space opera, BEYOND CLOUD...