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Nov 16, 2016, 11:40 ET Chilling Letter by Lincoln Assassin John Wilkes Booth to Be Auctioned in New York

A chilling letter by John Wilkes Booth penned just months before his assassination of President Lincoln will be auctioned in New York on Tuesday,...


Nov 16, 2016, 11:17 ET Turkey Steals: The 10 Best People-Pleasing, No-Hassle, Thanksgiving Wines Under $15

"People stress about finding the perfect pairing, but it's really just about choosing delicious wines that are versatile enough to match the day's...


Nov 16, 2016, 08:45 ET Eldercare Advocate Chris Cooper: Nine Nursing Home Selection Tips

The holidays are a traditional time for families to discuss if it is time to put a relative in a nursing home. They soon discover that when it...


Nov 16, 2016, 08:30 ET Duarte Launches New Communications Strategy Practice to Help Business Leaders Ignite Powerful, Persuasive Movements

Duarte Inc., experts in persuasive storytelling and communications, today announced the launch of a new strategy practice, led by a growing team of...


Nov 15, 2016, 16:50 ET Hildebrand Project Dedicates Launch of the Hildebrand Press to Alice von Hildebrand

The Hildebrand Project is pleased to announce that we hereby dedicate the launch of the Hildebrand Press to our dear friend, Alice von Hildebrand....


Nov 15, 2016, 16:34 ET New Book Unveils the Science Behind the Art of Living Well

What's more important than Living Well? We only get one life to live. How can we make it our best? That's the big question addressed in the new...


Nov 15, 2016, 14:35 ET Assistance League® Chapters Reach Goal of Collecting and Donating 500,000 Books to Local Schools and Worthy Organizations as Part of Make A Difference Day

National Assistance League®, a nonprofit organization with 120 chapters nationally, announced today that it has reached its five-year goal of...


Nov 15, 2016, 13:26 ET Holland & Knight Attorneys Author First-Ever Book on Blockchain Technology and the Law

Holland & Knight announced today that The Blockchain: A Guide for Legal and Business Professionals, authored by three members of the firm's...


Nov 15, 2016, 11:00 ET For Every Cook On Your Holiday Shopping List

Carol Falkowski's new cookbook, Meatloaf Outside the Pan, makes dinnertime a ground-breaking adventure in meatloaf. Now it's about to do the same...


Nov 15, 2016, 10:30 ET Clyde Hill Publishing Announces Release of The Amazon Way on IoT: 10 Principles for Every Leader from the World's Leading Internet of Things Strategies

Clyde Hill Publishing announced today the availability of The Amazon Way on IoT: 10 Principles for Every Leader from the World's Leading Internet...


Nov 15, 2016, 10:25 ET From Orphan To Successful Entrepreneur, JT Olson Releases His Memoir, Using Proceeds To Assist Families With The Rising Cost Of Adoption

JT Olson, founder of Both Hands, will be releasing his debut novel, Both Hands: The Orphan, the Widow & Me on February 7, 2017. Both Hands...


Nov 15, 2016, 10:01 ET Open Access Books Poised to Grow 30% a Year Through 2020

While the movement to unlock the vaults of scientific, technical and medical (STM) research is revolutionizing academic journal publishing,...


Nov 15, 2016, 09:30 ET PLI Publishes Securities Litigation: A Practitioner's Guide, Second Edition

Practising Law Institute (PLI) announces the release of their newest publication, Securities Litigation: A Practitioner's Guide, Second Edition....


Nov 15, 2016, 08:40 ET TMJ Specialist Dr. Fred Abeles Fills a Powerful Unmet Need with His Amazon Bestseller 'Break Away'

One of the most sought after TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint) specialists in the United States, Dr. Fred Abeles is renowned for using revolutionary...


Nov 15, 2016, 08:40 ET Dr. Gregory Buford Releases New Book: "Eat, Drink, Heal: The Art and Science of Surgical Nutrition"

Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Gregory A. Buford is proud to announce the release of his latest book, Eat, Drink, Heal—and it's not your...


Nov 15, 2016, 08:35 ET Before Whitey Bulger, There Was Tony Costa

The Last Longshoreman tells the story of Tony Costa, a life-long criminal who grew up in 1940s East Boston running illicit errands for his...


Nov 15, 2016, 08:27 ET Mind+Machine: New Guide to Data Analytics

Businesses continuously struggle to achieve the desired results from analytics, but continue to invest in it. How can business leaders ensure that...


Nov 15, 2016, 08:00 ET Ana Ballabriga y David Zaplana ganan el Tercer Concurso Literario de Amazon

Amazon ha anunciado que los españoles Ana Ballabriga y David Zaplana, coautores de "Ningún escocés verdadero", han ganado el Tercer Concurso...


Nov 15, 2016, 08:00 ET Ana Ballabriga y David Zaplana ganan el Tercer Concurso Literario de Amazon

Amazon ha anunciado que los españoles Ana Ballabriga y David Zaplana, coautores de "Ningún escocés verdadero", han ganado el Tercer Concurso...


Nov 15, 2016, 07:05 ET Playster Rolls Out Revamped 'Combo Box', Unveils Playster8 Android Tablet

The multimedia streaming platform offers new 12-month subscribers a complimentary tablet and headphones. MONTREAL, Nov. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -...