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Aug 03, 2016, 17:57 ET Books, News and Stationery Retailing in Canada - Market Summary and Forecasts ; Comprehensive overview of the market, consumer, and competitive context, with retail sales value and forecasts to 2020

Summary With a share of 1.5% of overall retail, the market for books, news, and stationery reached CAD4.29 billion in 2015. Furthermore, the...


Aug 03, 2016, 12:45 ET Echoing Businessman's Book, Donald Trump Says Government Regulation Robbing Taxpayers To Tune Of Two Trillion Dollars Per Year

 During his national acceptance speech on July 21, Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump said that "the greatest job killer of them all...


Aug 03, 2016, 11:55 ET "The Tails of Ae'tann" From Five-a Two LLC Hits #1 in Most Funded Live Children's Book Projects and Top 10 in Most Funded Live Publishing Projects at Midway Point on Its Kickstarter Campaign

The Tails of Ae'tann: A Sunset Story has hit #1 in Live Children's Book Projects* and Top 10 in Live Publishing Projects** on Kickstarter at midway...


Aug 03, 2016, 09:30 ET Cengage Learning Integrates Free Digital Portfolio Access into MindTap

 Cengage Learning announced today the integration of the Pathbrite digital portfolio app into MindTap, Cengage Learning's flagship learning...


Aug 03, 2016, 09:13 ET Climbers Lynn Hill and Catherine Destivelle headline 2016 Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival

October 29 – November 6th, 2016 Tickets for the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival on sale from August 3 at 12 p.m. Hours: Noon– 5...


Aug 03, 2016, 08:40 ET Climbers Lynn Hill and Catherine Destivelle headline 2016 Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival

October 29 – November 6th, 2016 Tickets for the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival on sale from August 3 at 12 p.m. Hours: Noon– 5...


Aug 03, 2016, 08:35 ET TWO sons TOO many by Aidan McNally. New Book Release.

 This shocking new release memoir is now available on several online links and shopping venues, Amazon.com plus International sites. Kindle and...


Aug 03, 2016, 08:32 ET Election 2016: How Leaders Can Keep Employees Focused on Work, Not Politics

 As the Presidential election heats up, employees are spending more time watching the news, checking their social media accounts and hanging...


Aug 03, 2016, 08:07 ET Complaint Free Movement Celebrates 10 Years And More Than 11 Million Purple Bracelets Worldwide

 The Complaint Free World movement, which began as a simple lesson, is now 10 years old and going stronger than ever. In July, 2006, Will...


Aug 03, 2016, 06:00 ET Scholastic Announces Sales of More Than 2 Million Copies of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two in the First Two Days

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two script book, the eighth Harry Potter story by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne,...


Aug 03, 2016, 02:30 ET PVBLIC Foundation and Ismael Cala Foundation are organizing a debate in the UN about the future of Latin America

The Latino Impact Summit 2016, will be one of the first major events fully hosted in Spanish at the United Nations and it will reunite top Latin...


Aug 02, 2016, 13:00 ET National Geographic Learning Materials to Support Students in West Virginia

 National Geographic Learning (NGL), part of Cengage Learning, today announced significant adoptions of K-5 Science, 9-12 Chemistry and...


Aug 02, 2016, 12:46 ET Donny Trumpet Goes to the Election: Art Imitates Life in New Cautionary Tale

After four years of running Birdland, it's time for Black Bird to retire. Candidates flock to take his place, including the yuge yellow bird Donny...


Aug 02, 2016, 08:45 ET Jeffrey H. Konis Explores the Life of His Grandmother, a Holocaust Survivor, and Highlights the Importance of Family History in New Novel

 Author Jeffrey H. Konis announced today that his latest work, The Conversations We Never Had, is now available for sale on Kindle. Photo -...


Aug 02, 2016, 08:40 ET Interview Opportunity: Lifelong Risk-taker and Serial Entrepreneur, Steven Simonyi-Gindele, Reveals His Secrets for Taking "Intelligent Risk"

Whether you are an entrepreneur or seasoned business professional, Steven Simonyi-Gindele's lifetime of experience provides new insight into the...


Aug 02, 2016, 08:35 ET Meeting Design Expert Jim Ware: Top Ten Ways Leaders Can Make Meetings Matter

 It is common to feel that company meetings are a waste of time, but it doesn't have to be that way if the meeting leader takes the time to...


Aug 02, 2016, 08:30 ET 10 Pitfalls and Promises of Collecting Fine Wine

 Considering the idea of building a collection of great wines? Jim Cash, long-time collector and founder of Revel Custom Wine Cellars, shares...


Aug 02, 2016, 08:15 ET Dystopian Fiction Feeds Business Lessons

 Dystopian fiction has taken off among young adult readers, and Hollywood has responded with film versions of "The Giver," "Hunger Games,"...


Aug 02, 2016, 06:48 ET Simple Truths Offers Exciting New Way to Create Personal Gifts with Big Impact

 Simple Truths, a website that offers small books with big impact, is launching a new program that allows companies to add their logos and...


Aug 01, 2016, 18:15 ET Investigation Discovery Books Deal With World's Bestselling Author On All-New Scripted Series

 Investigation Discovery (ID) today announced a development deal with renowned author James Patterson to write and executive produce a...