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Jun 13, 2016, 12:06 ET The World as a Single Destination

A Philosophical and Unique Approach to Exploring the World "Travel is the departure from one's little pond. It is the bold renouncement of the...


Jun 13, 2016, 09:17 ET GlobalMusic4 Life Empowers Consumers to Become Leaders of Their Healthcare Teams - Announces Two New "Mini Medical School" EBooks and Online, Self-paced Healthcare Curriculum

 GlobalMusic4 Life (GM4L) has launched an online healthcare curriculum and two new eBooks as part of its campaign to give everyone the...


Jun 13, 2016, 08:35 ET New Book, Mascara, Mirth & Mayhem: Independence Day on Fire Island Celebrates Human Rights and Freedom of Expression in the LGBTQ Community

 Mascara, Mirth & Mayhem is a collection of photographs taken by renowned photographer Susan Kravitz over the past 30 years at the...


Jun 13, 2016, 08:29 ET Former Scholarship Judge Helps People Find Free Money for College

As the school year ends, many high school and college students are wondering how they will pay for college. Former scholarship judge Steven C....


Jun 10, 2016, 18:06 ET Best-Selling Author Sebastian Junger to Discuss New Book and Breakdown of American Communities at 10 am, June 16 National Press Club Newsmaker

In his new book Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging, best-selling author Sebastian Junger discusses the breakdown of our communities and explores...


Jun 10, 2016, 11:27 ET Barbara Bush Foundation Hosts National Celebration of Reading at Library of Congress

The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy hosted a National Celebration of Reading at the Library of Congress last evening. Members of the...


Jun 10, 2016, 11:15 ET Gale Contest Calls on Libraries to Share "My Library Pic"

Libraries are often the go-to technology centers in local communities and on campuses. To better tell that story, Gale, a part of Cengage Learning,...


Jun 10, 2016, 10:07 ET Muhammad Ali's Untold Secret Mission to Vietnam: Operation "Let Freedom Ring"

Attorney Arnold Beizer, President of Let Freedom Ring Inc., will be present for the Muhammad Ali memorial service in Louisville, Kentucky to pay...


Jun 10, 2016, 09:00 ET Scholastic to Launch Horizon, A New Multiplatform Series Led by #1 New York Times Bestselling Author Scott Westerfeld

 Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education, and media company, and the pioneering force behind the groundbreaking and bestselling...


Jun 10, 2016, 07:00 ET New Children's Picture Book Highlights Family Virtues

 International Publications Media Group (IPMG) today announces the release of a new children's picture book titled Aquila The Eagle: Welcome...


Jun 09, 2016, 13:52 ET MERAKI Unleashes Its Futuristic Lesbian Hero - Just In Time For Pride Month

 MERAKI unleashes its futuristic Lesbian Hero vs. the Greek Gods of Old! Kickstarter began June 4, 2016! MERAKI (may-rah-kee) follows LGBT...


Jun 09, 2016, 10:43 ET ProQuest Completes Digitization of Rare Books at Wellcome Library

 ProQuest's renowned Early European Books (EEB) program now includes nearly 10,000 digitized titles and more than 4 million pages from the...


Jun 09, 2016, 09:30 ET All Aboard For Curious George's Latest Digital Adventure

Global learning company Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), announced today the availability of Curious George Train Adventures, an educational...


Jun 09, 2016, 09:17 ET Indian Princess Debuts New Royal Cookbook From Recipes Royale Publishing for Easy-to-Cook Family Meals - Cherish and Relish: Everyday Indian Vegetarian and Non-Vegetarian Recipes

 Just in time for the summer, aficionados of Indian food have a new resource at hand: a well-packaged cookbook with 72 mouthwatering recipes...


Jun 09, 2016, 08:45 ET Gene Hameroff's Story Touches a Nerve as Millions of Older Americans Ponder Whether to Stay Put or Transition to Assisted Living

 'It's a nifty little handbook for seniors and those who care for them,' said Tucson's ABC TV Channel 9. Gene Hameroff's story touches a nerve,...


Jun 09, 2016, 08:35 ET E-book Examines Nursing Shortage and Why It's a Job Seeker's Market for Experienced and Well-educated Nurses

 American Sentinel University's new e-book, 'The Nursing Shortage: Help Wanted' examines the current state of the nursing shortage and why it's...


Jun 08, 2016, 09:00 ET Women's Workplace Advocate Anita Hill to headline Massachusetts Conference for Women

 The Massachusetts Conference for Women announced today that attorney Anita Hill, Spanx founder Sara Blakely and Wall Street executive and...


Jun 08, 2016, 08:35 ET Wiley Publishes New JMP Edition of Data Mining for Business Analytics Text

 This week the first edition of Data Mining for Business Analytics:  Concepts, Techniques, and Applications with JMP Pro(R) was published...


Jun 08, 2016, 05:00 ET The Definitive Guide To Technology Business Management Now Available

 The Technology Business Management (TBM) Council, a nonprofit organization dedicated to developing and promoting best practices for managing...


Jun 07, 2016, 14:48 ET Teddy Is Ready: A Children's Book to Help Teachers & Parents Protect Young People From Bad Things

 Brad Spicer, one of the nation's leading school security and emergency planning experts, has written a children's book, "Teddy is Ready," to...