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Christopher Laird Simmons has been a working journalist since his first magazine sale in 1984. He has since written for wide variety of print and online publications covering lifestyle, tech and entertainment. He is an award-winning author, designer, photographer, and musician. He is a member of ASCAP and PRSA. He is the founder and CEO of Neotrope®, based in Torrance, CA, USA.

Financial Softworks, LLC announces updated version of DashBook Royalty Pro

Financial Softworks, LLC this week announced the release of its latest enhancements to DashBook Royalty Pro, and it makes creation and distribution of royalty reports cover the broad range needs of many different businesses. Although DashBook could upload reports to Box and Google Drive before, the new support for local synchronizing folders provides complete flexibility in choosing a preferred cloud service.

New book, ‘Behind the Lines, WWI’s little-known story …’ by Jeffrey B. Miller

BOOK NEWS: Author Jeffrey B. Miller recently announced his new nonfiction book, "Behind the Lines, WWI's little-known story of German occupation, Belgian resistance, and the band of Yanks who saved millions from starvation" (ISBN: 978-0990689300; Milbrown Press). The book chronicles the start of the Commission for Relief in Belgium (CRB), the first CRB delegates, and Belgium under the harsh German rule; one of America's "greatest humanitarian endeavors."

New book, The Landing At Aipotu: A Fantasy Account of Flight MH370, by John F. Brinster

"The Landing At Aipotu: A Fantasy Account of Flight MH370" (ISBN: 978-1478738060) by John F. Brinster, is based on speculation following its mysterious disappearance...

New Book, Mission Critical, Examines our Public Schools

Award-winning educator and writer Eric A. Combs, recently announced his ambitious and eye-opening book, "Mission Critical" (ISBN: 978-1940876061), a non-fiction title encompassing his thoughts...

New Book: How to Make Your Home Flood Safe, by Capt. Dan Berg

A new book, "How To Make Your Home Flood Safe" (ISBN: 978-1494923754; Aqua Explorers Inc) by Capt. Dan Berg, is the complete homeowners guide...
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Author Loren Weisman to ‘Rock’ the 2014 LA Times Festival of Books

NEWS: On Saturday, April 12th and April 13th 2014, Loren Weisman will be at Booth 934 at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books with his Music Business Book, "The Artists Guide to Success in the Music Business" (ISBN-13: 978-1608325788) taking place at the University of Southern California's University Park Campus.

New Book: ‘Gratuity Not Included’ by Ricardo Estrada

BOOK NEWS: "Gratuity Not Included" (ISBN: 978-0979675539), a new book authored by Ricardo Estrada, will "strike a chord with any reader who has ever questioned best-laid plans, been inspired by love, or bound by loyalty," according to the author.

Publishers Newswire announces its latest ‘Books to Bookmark’ List of 21 Interesting New Book Titles from second half of 2013

Publishers Newswire (PNW), an online resource established in 2004 for small publishers, as well as lesser known and first-time book authors, today announced its latest semi-annual "Books to Bookmark" round-up. This list of 21 new books is from the second half of 2013 which may have been missed due to not originating from major New York book publishers, or "big name" authors.

New Book, ‘Memoir of an Unlikely Savior’ by Peter VanDenBeemt

Author Peter VanDenBeemt recently announced the publication of his new novel "Memoir of an Unlikely Savior" (ISBN: 1490939172) which tells the story of a...

New book, ‘Necessary Assets’ by James Ring

Omni Publishing recently announced the publication of a new novel by former FBI agent James Ring, entitled, "Necessary Assets" (ISBN: 978-1490997469). According to the...

Whilly Bermudez talks about his new illustrated children’s book ‘WB & The 10 Good Things’

Whilly Bermudez is a public speaker, motivator, and author. Recently he completed and announced a new illustrated children's book, "WB & The 10 Good...

Now in Kindle Edition, ‘Prosperous Priestess Handbook: A Guide to Unlock the Secret Riches of Your Inner Creation Goddess’ by Lisa...

Now in Kindle Edition: Discover the secret of creating a spirit rich, financially thriving divine feminine life and business with award-winning author Lisa Michael's bestseller, "Prosperous Priestess Handbook: A Guide to Unlock the Secret Riches of Your Inner Creation" (ISBN: 978-1490957234).

New book, ‘Lion Taming: How Busy Professional Women Avoid the Seven Most Disappointing Suitors and Date Higher,’ by Corey Weiner

MIAMI, Fla. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Hypothesis Publishing Company recently announced publication of what they are describing as the decade's first next generation dating book, "Lion Taming: How Busy Professional Women Avoid the Seven Most Disappointing Suitors and Date Higher," by Corey Weiner. The book is described as "a concise, info-packed read encouraging women to discriminate - politely that is - in their romantic lives without changing a thing about themselves or manipulating others." Part socio-economics, part Freudian psychology is how the author describes "Lion Taming."

Author Stephanie Pedersen shares ‘Charismatic Eating,’ during featured presentation at State of Now Conference, #140You

NEW YORK, N.Y. /Publishers Newswire/ -- This week, author Stephanie Pedersen - "Kale: The Complete Guide to the World's Most Powerful Superfood" (ISBN: 978-1454906254) - and rising star holistic health personality will share how the power of food can attract more of the good things in life with "Charismatic Eating," during her featured presentation at the State of Now Conference, #140You, June 18-19, at the 92nd Street YMCA.

New book, ‘Black Caesar: The Rise and Disappearance of Frank Matthews, Kingpin’ by Ron Chepesiuk

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Strategic Media Books has announced a new book from award-winning crime author Ron Chepesiuk, "Black Caesar: The Rise and Disappearance of Frank Matthews, Kingpin" (ISBN: 978-0985244019), which goes in-depth to investigate the unsolved disappearance of the legendary drug kingpin Frank Matthews. It was July 2, 1973, when Frank Matthews, history's first African American drug kingpin, jumped bail in New York City with $15 to $20 million - the equivalent of $80 million to $90 million in today's money. It is believed he took his beautiful mistress, Cheryl Brown with him.

New book, ‘Surviving Wildfire: Get Prepared, Stay Alive, Rebuild Your Life (A Handbook for Homeowners)’ by Linda Masterson

DENVER, Colo. /Publishers Newswire/ -- PixyJack Press has announced publication of "Surviving Wildfire: Get Prepared, Stay Alive, Rebuild Your Life - A Handbook for Homeowners" (ISBN: 978-1936555154), by Linda Masterson; a practical prescription for homeowners living with wildfire risk who want to know how to be better prepared, stay alive when wildfire threatens and have what they'll really need to start over if disaster strikes.

New in Kindle Format, ‘The Adventures of Ford Fairlane’ by Rex Weiner

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Available for the first time in an exclusive ebook version from Cultmachine, "The Adventures of Ford Fairlane" (ISBN: 978-0-9840327-6-1) by journalist and screenwriter Rex Weiner features two gritty tales of private eye Ford Fairlane, the music industry's "rock n roll detective." Fairlane solves cases involving the punk rock and new wave scenes in New York City and Los Angeles in the late-1970s.

New book, ‘The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business’ by music producer Loren Weisman

AUSTIN, Texas /Publishers Newswire/ -- In his new book, "The Artist's Guide to Success in the Music Business" (ISBN: 978-1-60832-578-8, Greenleaf Press) music consultant, producer, coach, and author Loren Weisman provides a roadmap for the artist's journey from passion to profession. In the book, Weisman draws on over two decades of experience as a working musician and music business consultant to provide instruction, enlightenment, and sage counsel for indie bands, artists, and small record labels who want to make their mark in "the music biz."

Now in Kindle eBook format, ‘Celestial Inferno: Poems of Another Realm’ by poet Aaron Ozee

ADDISON, Ill. /Publishers Newswire/ -- "Celestial Inferno: Poems of Another Realm," initially released in hardcover, is now available as an eBook through Amazon as a Kindle edition (ASIN: B00C9PEW3U; 32pp; Aaron Ozee Poems), as well as other ebook formats through top book resellers. First published at age 16, Ozee always found converting his inner thoughts and feelings into the written word was the best way to show others his intelligence.

New book, ‘Don’t Go Broke Paying the Nursing Home’ by Karl Kim

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Publishers Newswire/ -- In his new book, "Don't Go Broke Paying the Nursing Home" (ISBN: 9780988902619), retirement expert and author Karl Kim, CFP, CLTC, explains that each year thousands of people are thrust into a "care crisis" when a family member or loved one needs long-term care. The book in particular focuses on California retirement planning and explains Medi-Cal Recovery procedures.

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