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Dec 17, 2013, 10:00 ET
NEW BOOK ABOUT JANE AUSTEN.  (PRNewsFoto/Island Bound Press)

New Book About Jane Austen

How to Speak Like Jane Austen and Live Like Elizabeth Bennet, A Pride and Prejudice Primer: Your Guide to Livelier Language and a Lovelier...

Oct 05, 2012, 13:00 ET

Presidential Debate Pits Economy Against Environment

Pavan Sukhdev Offer New Business Plan to Fix Both  During Wednesday night's presidential debate, President Obama and Governor Romney...

Sep 21, 2012, 14:00 ET

Today's Corporation Cannot Deliver Tomorrow's Economy

Pavan Sukhdev Delivers New Business Plan  With only 45 days until the 2012 U.S. presidential election, Romney and Obama have yet to...

Jan 17, 2008, 00:00 ET

Novel Explores Bioterrorism and National Security Measures for Weapons of Mass Destruction

MOBILE, Ala., Jan. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Pirate Island Press, an independent publisher of historical, medical and military fiction, announces the...

Dec 04, 2007, 00:00 ET

Is Urbanism the New American Dream?

WASHINGTON, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Walkable urbanism is spreading beyond the boundaries of inner cities and into the suburbs as Gen Xers and...

Apr 17, 2007, 01:00 ET

Author Defends Fish From Corporate Greed

WASHINGTON, April 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From helping save the pilgrims, to its role in the growth of industrialized fishing, to the...

Jan 19, 2006, 00:00 ET

What Will Life on Earth Be Like in 2050?

WASHINGTON, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The number of extreme events, such as hurricanes and famine, affecting at least one million people...

Dec 01, 2005, 00:00 ET

New Jersey Stores Get 'Cabbage Patch Doll' Reaction to Bestselling Children's Christmas Author - and She's Coming to Massachusetts

HOLMDEL, N.J., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday three New Jersey Barnes & Noble stores, Holmdel, Brick and Freehold, thought they had enough...

Dec 01, 2005, 00:00 ET

New Jersey Stores Get 'Cabbage Patch Doll' Reaction to Bestselling Children's Christmas Author

HOLMDEL, N.J., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday three New Jersey Barnes & Noble stores, Holmdel, Brick and Freehold, thought they had enough...

Dec 01, 2005, 00:00 ET

New Jersey Stores Get 'Cabbage Patch Doll' Reaction to Bestselling Children's Christmas Author - and She's Coming to Wisconsin

HOLMDEL, N.J., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday three New Jersey Barnes & Noble stores, Holmdel, Brick and Freehold, thought they had enough...

Dec 01, 2005, 00:00 ET

New Jersey Stores Get 'Cabbage Patch Doll' Reaction to Bestselling Children's Christmas Author - and She's Coming to Rhode Island

HOLMDEL, N.J., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday three New Jersey Barnes & Noble stores, Holmdel, Brick and Freehold, thought they had enough...

Dec 01, 2005, 00:00 ET

New Jersey Stores Get 'Cabbage Patch Doll' Reaction to Bestselling Children's Christmas Author - and She's Coming to Chicago

HOLMDEL, N.J., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday three New Jersey Barnes & Noble stores, Holmdel, Brick and Freehold, thought they had enough...

Dec 01, 2005, 00:00 ET

New Jersey Stores Get 'Cabbage Patch Doll' Reaction to Bestselling Children's Christmas Author - and She's Coming to New York Next

HOLMDEL, N.J., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday three New Jersey Barnes & Noble stores, Holmdel, Brick and Freehold, thought they had enough...

Dec 01, 2005, 00:00 ET

New Jersey Stores Get 'Cabbage Patch Doll' Reaction to Bestselling Children's Christmas Book - and the Illustrator is Coming to Ohio

HOLMDEL, N.J., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday three New Jersey Barnes & Noble stores, Holmdel, Brick and Freehold, thought they had enough...

Dec 01, 2005, 00:00 ET

New Jersey Stores Get 'Cabbage Patch Doll' Reaction to Bestselling Children's Christmas Book - and the Illustrator is Coming to Ann Arbor

HOLMDEL, N.J., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday three New Jersey Barnes & Noble stores, Holmdel, Brick and Freehold, thought they had enough...

Nov 29, 2005, 00:00 ET

Barnes & Noble and Connecticut Public Libraries Feature Bestselling Christmas Children's Author to Kick Off 'LOVE YOUR LIBRARY' Event on Dec. 1

MIDDLETOWN, Conn., Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Barnes & Noble and the Connecticut Public Libraries are kicking off a special fundraiser, LOVE...

Nov 29, 2005, 00:00 ET

The Surprise Christmas Book of the Year - 'Has Anyone Seen Christmas?'

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- "Has Anyone Seen Christmas?" (Mackinac Island Press) was just a set of unbound pages that author,...

Nov 14, 2005, 00:00 ET

Is Suburban Living Gouging American Pocketbooks?

WASHINGTON, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans are paying $84 million a day ($31 billion annually) to live in sprawling communities, according to...

Jun 24, 2005, 01:00 ET

Best Nature-Friendly Places to Live in the U.S. Announced Today

WASHINGTON, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The best nature-friendly places to live in the United States were announced today in a new book published by...

Jun 20, 2005, 01:00 ET

UPDATE: Best Nature-Friendly Places to Live in the U.S. to Be Announced June 24th

WASHINGTON, June 20 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, June 24th, the best places to live in the U.S. for people who want nature and open space will be...