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Dec 05, 2017, 08:06 ET The Venus of Cyrene Meets the Hollywood Casting Couch

Rising from the rabble of Hollywood stories to challenge the status quo, Fade To Zilch, a screenplay is a powerful contemporary drama, whose time...


Dec 05, 2017, 08:00 ET Compliance Department Gets the Best Christmas Present

- Exchange Data International partners with Chancellor Publications to release 'The LEI Handbook, Exchange Data's Guide to Financial Codes.' The...


Dec 05, 2017, 07:08 ET A Knowledge Festival swept across the country, on the heels of Alibaba's and Jack Ma's Singles' Day

Following shortly behind Alibaba's Singles' Day Shopping Festival, Chinese shoppers seem to have been given another opportunity to complete...


Dec 05, 2017, 06:00 ET Researchers Refuse to Be Silenced After Determining Low Success Rates of Treatment and Recovery - Urge Use of Evidence-Driven Complete Solution to Addiction

After 30 years of research and development at Baldwin Research Institute (BRI), a book finally appears that the authors say is a much more advanced...


Dec 05, 2017, 05:00 ET Cengage Launches First-of-Its-Kind Subscription to Offer Unlimited, On-Demand and Affordable Access to Digital Course Materials

In a bold move designed to lower student costs and improve access to learning, Cengage, an education and technology company, today announced...


Dec 04, 2017, 20:09 ET Global Market Study on E-Book Reader: Asia Pacific to Hold High Value Share by the End of 2020

Report Synopsis Persistence Market Research offers a four year trend analysis for 2012 to 2016 and a four year forecast for the global e-book...


Dec 04, 2017, 18:30 ET A Personalized Diagnostic Assay for the Treatment of Knee Injuries

An article published in Experimental Biology and Medicine (Volume 242, Issue 18, December 2017) describes a new approach for profiling patients...


Dec 04, 2017, 16:06 ET Human Rights Experts Call for Accountability for Iranian Regime's Atrocities

In a panel at the National Press Club by the Washington Office of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI-US), human rights experts called...


Dec 04, 2017, 13:00 ET Follett President & CEO Ray Griffith to Retire; Board Appoints Sodexo's Patrick Connolly to Succeed Griffith

Follett Corporation today announced that President and CEO Ray A. Griffith will retire from the company at the end of the current fiscal year in...


Dec 04, 2017, 11:36 ET About Comics Announces Republication of Classic "Negro Motorist" Guide from 1936

In the mid-20th century, African Americans traveling the segregated US had one tool that made it all navigable: the Negro Motorist Green Book. This...


Dec 04, 2017, 11:20 ET hoopla digital Unveils Dynamic New eReader With Specialized Features for Picture Books and Read-Alongs

hoopla digital (hoopladigital.com), the category-creating mobile and online service for public libraries, today unveiled a dynamic new eReader with...


Dec 04, 2017, 10:00 ET New Book Examines A Century Of Civil Rights Gains & Challenges

"As the nation reflects back on a year of headlines that featured anti-Semitic, white supremacist marches, women battling sexual harassment, a...


Dec 04, 2017, 08:35 ET Hands-On Parenting, Written by Bestselling Author Robert Toporek, Offers a Practical Guide to Massage for Happier, Healthier, Smarter Kids

According to Robert Toporek, the power and importance of touch in human growth development cannot be overstated. Neuroscience is now verifying that...


Dec 04, 2017, 08:03 ET Open Road Integrated Media Launches 12 Days of Deals

Open Road Integrated Media (OR/M), a digital publishing and marketing company, announced today they have rolled out 12 Days of Deals across their...


Dec 01, 2017, 15:00 ET Former Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer to Release Memoir

Detroit is the comeback city of the millennium, and a new book by former Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer recounts how his eight-year administration...


Dec 01, 2017, 14:35 ET Hunter Muller, Founder and CEO of HMG Strategy, Authors Fifth Book on Critical Skills for Successful Executive Leadership: Lead, Reimagine, and Reinvent to Drive Growth and Create Value in Unprecedented Times

HMG Strategy, LLC, a global leader in executive thought leadership, independent research and executive career acceleration, is honored to announce...


Dec 01, 2017, 11:11 ET Jessica Domínguez, renombrada conferencista y abogada de inmigración, publica su primer libro "Mujeres victoriosas"

Jessica Domínguez, experta en temas de inmigración de la Cadena Univision, brinda en su libro Mujeres victoriosas testimonios de su propia...


Dec 01, 2017, 10:00 ET PMI® at 58.2%; November Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®

New Orders, Production, and Employment Continue Growing; Supplier Deliveries Slowing at Slower Rate, Backlog Growing; Raw Materials Inventories...


Dec 01, 2017, 09:10 ET Carolyn Reidy Named Publishers Weekly 2017 Person of the Year

Carolyn Reidy, President and Chief Executive Officer of Simon & Schuster, Inc., has been named 2017 Person of the Year by Publishers Weekly,...


Dec 01, 2017, 08:45 ET Book Release of "Sam and Me: The Week I Spent a Year With Sam Kinison" by Steve Lamar

Steve Nguyen of Steve Nguyen & Associates, the PR rep for author and producer, Steve Lamar, announced today the release of his new book, "SAM...