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Feb 05, 2016, 14:10 ET

Digital Book World 2016, March 7-9 in N.Y.C., Evaluates Women at the Intersection of Publishing, Finance and Technology

 "Women at the Intersection of Publishing, Finance and Technology" is just one of the highly anticipated sessions and hot topics at the...

Feb 04, 2016, 05:00 ET
After extensively testing two dozen Best Family Cars finalists, the KBB.com editors decided upon a list of 16 vehicles that they feel best fit the title of Kelley Blue Book Best Family Cars of 2016.

Kelley Blue Book Names 16 Best Family Cars Of 2016

 The vehicles deemed the 16 Best Family Cars of 2016 were announced today by Kelley Blue Book, www.kbb.com, the only vehicle valuation and...

Feb 04, 2016, 05:00 ET

Kelley Blue Book nombra los 16 mejores autos para la familia de 2016

IRVINE, California, 4 de febrero de 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Los vehículos considerados los 16 Mejores Autos para...

Feb 03, 2016, 16:00 ET

Barnes & Noble's Chief Digital Officer to Speak at the Digital Book World Conference + Expo, March 7-9 in N.Y.C.

 The 7th Annual Digital Book World Conference + Expo (DBW) will present a mainstage session called "Barnes & Noble: The Perspective of the...

Feb 02, 2016, 09:00 ET
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The Princeton Review's 2016 "Colleges That Pay You Back" Book & Rankings Now Out: Annual Project Names Colleges Best For Academics, Affordability, and Career Prospects

The Princeton Review (www.princetonreview.com) today released the 2016 edition of its annual guide to colleges that the education services company...

Feb 02, 2016, 05:00 ET
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New-Car Transaction Prices Rise Nearly 3 Percent in January 2016, According to Kelley Blue Book

The analysts at Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com, the only vehicle valuation and information source trusted and relied upon by both consumers and the...

Jan 28, 2016, 05:00 ET
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January New-Car Sales Impacted By Historic Blizzard, Down 3 Percent Year-Over-Year, According to Kelley Blue Book

New-vehicle sales are expected to decrease 3 percent year-over-year to a total of 1.12 million units in January 2016, resulting in an estimated...

Jan 26, 2016, 08:45 ET

Christopher Mannino's Epic Fantasy Novel 'School of Deaths' is Now Available in Audiobook

 Author Christopher Mannino announced today that School of Deaths, the first installment of his Young Adult trilogy, is now available for...

Jan 26, 2016, 08:45 ET

New WWII Thriller Masterfully Blends Action, Suspense and Humor

 With the passing of the greatest generation, fewer and fewer of the great WWII heroes and heroines remain. "This sad fact," says author Rich...

Jan 26, 2016, 08:08 ET
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New York Mom and Communication Advocate shares a message of hope and "you are not alone" in memoir, Beyond a Charmed Life, A Mother's Unconditional Love

 Beyond a Charmed Life, A Mother's Unconditional Love is an inspirational memoir about a mother's love for her special needs son with...

Jan 22, 2016, 13:48 ET
A new white paper from the Digital Book World Conference + Expo offers insights about some of the most important book business and digital content topics - from the book industry's ongoing digital transformation, to "Big Tech" and publishing, to personalized content, new publishing revenue streams, audiobooks, copyright issues in a digital age, and how to capitalize on key opportunities, among other topics. Download the white paper at digitalbookworldconference.com/index.php/whitepaper.

Digital Book World Conference + Expo Publishes New White Paper, 'Viewpoints on Publishing's Digital Transformation'

 A newly published white paper from the Digital Book World Conference + Expo (DBW) offers insights about some of the most important book...

Jan 20, 2016, 09:41 ET

Smithsonian Releases New Graphic Novel Series Available in February

Smithsonian Books is publishing a graphic novel series called Secret Smithsonian Adventures in which four middle schoolers visiting the Smithsonian...

Jan 20, 2016, 08:30 ET

Business Management Expert Paul Ratoff: 5 Ways to Find a Meaningful Company Purpose

 To ensure an organization's long-term success, pursuing purposeful behavior is the best practice business leaders can follow for thriving in...

Jan 15, 2016, 12:12 ET
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New Cars and Trucks Reimagined and Redefined at 2016 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit

 Volvo Cars has chosen the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit to launch its new signature premium sedan, the S90,...

Jan 14, 2016, 08:40 ET

New Work of Women's Fiction Opens Readers' Eyes to the World of High-End Escorts

 Vanessa Bogenholm's debut novel The Moral Line is a romantic work of Women's Fiction detailing the world of high-end escorts and the men who...

Jan 14, 2016, 05:00 ET
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10 Best New-Car Deals For January 2016 By KBB.com

 For shoppers with the attitude 'new year, new car,' the experts from Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com, the only vehicle valuation and information...

Jan 12, 2016, 08:40 ET

Why Are More Authors Electing To Self-Publish Rather Than Go The Traditional Route?

 "The three main reasons authors are self-publishing is that they have complete control over their work, the production time is much faster,...

Jan 06, 2016, 07:49 ET

W.E. Lawrence's Latest Historical Romance Novel 'Chakana' is Now Available for Sale

Author W.E. Lawrence announced today that his latest novel, Chakana, is now available for sale on Amazon.  Chakana is a historical romance...

Jan 05, 2016, 13:35 ET
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2016 Best Auto Tech Award Winner Announced By Kelley Blue Book

 Whether you're an early-adopter or a late-comer to the tech world, in-vehicle infotainment certainly will play a pivotal role in your next new...

Jan 05, 2016, 05:00 ET
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Record New-Car Transaction Prices Reported In December 2015, According To Kelley Blue Book

 The analysts at Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com, the only vehicle valuation and information source trusted and relied upon by both consumers and...