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Mar 15, 2017, 11:17 ET A movie-making journey of epic proportions: The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary: The Next Chapter

Amulet Books, an imprint of ABRAMS, announced the publication of The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary: The Next Chapter, an original, behind-the-scenes look...


Mar 15, 2017, 10:30 ET UMT Professor Studies Entrepreneurial Success in Jamaica

Jamaica has a great system for producing world-class athletes and has become known as the "sprint factory." Usain Bolt, the fastest human on earth,...


Mar 15, 2017, 09:00 ET Harlequin To Publish Its Most Explicit Romance Line Yet

Harlequin announced today, at the London Book Fair, the official launch of Harlequin DARE, a new romance series featuring strong,...


Mar 15, 2017, 08:58 ET Schools, Families, Libraries And Community Partners Can Encourage Kids To Take A Reading Adventure With The 2017 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge

Recent research from the Kids & Family Reading Report™: 6th Edition, released by Scholastic, found that 80% of children ages 6–17 agree that...


Mar 15, 2017, 08:57 ET Readers Around the Globe Join Largest Digital Book Club to Devour "Art of the Pie"

Grab your aprons and rolling pins because Big Library Read, the first global digital Book Club through libraries, is back starting March 16. This...


Mar 14, 2017, 15:30 ET E-Book Piracy Costs Publishers $315 Million in Lost Sales

Digimarc Corporation (NASDAQ: DMRC) recently commissioned a Nielsen consumer survey on e-book piracy and the company will present their findings on...


Mar 14, 2017, 13:15 ET Meredith To Create Bookazine Based On Iconic House & Garden Brand

Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP; www.meredith.com) – the leading media and marketing company with national brands serving more than 110...


Mar 14, 2017, 10:03 ET Moll Anderson, Inspirational Lifestyle Expert Reveals The Transformative Power Of Color In New Book, Change Your Home, Change Your Life™ with Color

Are you living life in color—or living in neutral? The secret to a more vibrant, energetic, and happier life can be as simple as a strategic pop of...


Mar 14, 2017, 10:00 ET New Book Cracks the Code on Winning Female Health Consumers through Gender Smarts

The vast majority of women make healthcare decisions for themselves and others. Yet, 63 percent of women in the U.S., U.K., Germany, Japan, and...


Mar 14, 2017, 09:00 ET Germany's Common Bibliographic Data Zone Goes Live with University of Mannheim as the First Member Institution

Ex Libris®, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that the University of Mannheim, a member of the Bibliotheksservice-Zentrum...


Mar 14, 2017, 08:00 ET Tanya Armstrong Releases Self-Help, Empowerment Memoir - the Moment I Decided to "Own It"

Tanya Armstrong of Tanya's Purpose is proud to announce the release of her debut novel: The Moment I Decided to "Own It." In her book, which can...


Mar 13, 2017, 14:30 ET Lisbeth Salander to Return to the Screen in Sony Pictures' "The Girl in the Spider's Web" October 5, 2018

Lisbeth Salander, the cult figure and title character of the acclaimed Millennium book series created by Stieg Larsson, will return to the screen...


Mar 13, 2017, 14:10 ET Pioneer Missouri Manor Modeled After Ancient Scottish Castle

In 1797, Rebecca Ramsay Giboney along with her husband Alexander established Elmwood plantation on a knoll just west of Cape Girardeau, Missouri....


Mar 13, 2017, 11:35 ET Aspen To Convene Summit On Inequality And Opportunity

The Aspen Institute, will convene a day-long summit dedicated to urgent dialogue about increasing inequality and the growing opportunity gap in the...


Mar 13, 2017, 11:30 ET Cleveland Professor Brian Johnson Publishes Two Books In Two Months

Perhaps overcompensating for the 26-percent of U.S. adults who haven't read a book in the past year, Cleveland scholar and professor Brian S....


Mar 13, 2017, 11:22 ET Simon & Schuster To Publish An Expanded And Updated Version Of Ray Dalio's Principles In September

Simon & Schuster announced today that it will publish Principles by Ray Dalio in September 2017. The book, focusing on Dalio's unconventional...


Mar 13, 2017, 10:30 ET Friedman on Leases, Sixth Edition

Practising Law Institute (PLI) is pleased to announce the publication of the Sixth Edition of Friedman on Leases, one of the most acclaimed and...


Mar 13, 2017, 08:35 ET "The Breakthrough Passage" by Dr. Glenn Rothberg Offers an Ideas-based Framework as Solution to Lift Business Performance

Ideas are an essential feature of breakthrough and the addition of business value. Underlying great outcomes - in industry, company, workplace,...


Mar 12, 2017, 12:08 ET Breast Cancer Survivor Using Memoir to Build a Much-Needed Oncology Center in the Caribbean

In 2007, not long after fulfilling her dream of living in Paris, France, Karla Baptiste was diagnosed with stage III breast cancer at the age of...


Mar 11, 2017, 11:30 ET Western Writers of America announces 2017 Spur Awards

Paul Andrew Hutton's critically acclaimed "The Apache Wars" won the 2017 Spur Award for Best Western Historical Nonfiction book, and Taylor...


Mar 10, 2017, 14:41 ET Critically-Acclaimed Author Robin Fisher Roffer Releases Audio Version of "Make a Name for Yourself: Eight Steps Every Woman Needs to Create a Personal Brand Strategy for Success"

Big Fish Marketing is pleased to announce that Robin Fisher Roffer is releasing an updated edition of her seminal work on personal branding for...


Mar 10, 2017, 13:30 ET The Charm of Revenge, a Murder/Mystery Suspense Thriller by Tom Secret

Published by Amazon.com, author Tom Secret introduces us to the dark world of government surveillance, and the extremes a family are forced to...


Mar 10, 2017, 00:01 ET Smartphones Will Read and Write Better Than 32 Million American Adults in Next Decade

While progress in improving human literacy rates has stalled since 2000[1] -- leaving 758 million[2] adults worldwide and 32 million Americans[3]...


Mar 09, 2017, 16:04 ET Mark Villareal's Latest Book Title "Leadership Lessons From Mom" Becomes an International Best Seller

Bestselling author Mark Villareal and author of the International Best Seller Shortcuts Get You Lost! Proudly announces the release of the latest...


Mar 09, 2017, 10:47 ET Former Menninger Patient Inks Book Deal and Recalls Life-Saving Treatment

"If You're Freaking Out, Read This," is a forthcoming book detailing a former psychiatric patient's treatment and recovery at the Menninger Clinic...


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