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Author Peggy Orenstein Dissects Today’s New ‘Girlie-Girl Culture’ at Dallas Event

DALLAS, Texas /Publishers Newswire/ -- Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas will hold a lecture, 'What is a Girly-Girl?' on Feb. 1, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. in partnership with The Dallas Institute for Humanities and Culture. Author Peggy Orenstein will discuss today's girly-girl culture that influences them from infancy onward.

US Dept. of State Announces Publication of 2010 Digest of United States Practice in International Law

WASHINGTON, D.C. /Publishers Newswire/ -- The Department of State is pleased to announce the forthcoming publication of the 2010 Digest of United States Practice in International Law, covering developments during 2010.

Holiday 2012 Calendar, Pin-Ups for Ron Paul, by Juliet Annerino

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Independently produced and not affiliated with the official Ron Paul Campaign, the new 'Pin-Ups for Ron Paul' 2012 calendar features a sexy collection of female activists who believe this is the most innovative way to spread the message of presidential hopeful Ron Paul.

Grand Finale of Konrad Ventana’s Post-Lux Trilogy Wins ‘Editor’s Choice’ and ‘Rising Star’ Distinctions

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Konrad Ventana's new novel, 'Questing for Uberjoy' (ISBN: 9781462029532), provides a 'compelling journey of discovery for savvy postmodern readers,' revealing vital facets of creativity and achievement through the transformative artistry of literary fiction.

New eBook Series starts with, Book 1: Your 181 Goodie Bag Gifts From God, by Linda Glas

SAN DIEGO, Calif. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Unexplained thoughts and sensations await readers of "The 22 Best Kept Secrets of All Time," a new 22-book set of beautifully illustrated e-books, holding within a lifetime of "searching, learning, and discovering" by author Reverend Linda Glas. The first title is: Book 1: Your 181 Goodie Bag Gifts From God (ISBN: 978-0984316-04).

New book, Avoiding Sexual Dangers: A Parent’s Guide to Protecting Your Child, by Drs. Medlin and Knauts

ATLANTA, Ga. /Publishers Newswire/ -- The launch of the book, "Avoiding Sexual Dangers: A Parent's Guide to Protecting Your Child" (ISBN: 9781463772819), by psychologists and sexual abuse experts Dr. Medlin and Dr. Knauts, was announced this week by Protecting Kids LLC.

PMLA Authors Speak on Collaborating for Community Effect and Donate Book Sales to Local NonProfit

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Dr. Daryl D. Green and Ms. Noriko Chapman, of PMLA, say that many college students do not make a connection between class instruction and the reality of practical living. However, a local professor along with his former students hopes to share their story to assist others during the economic downturn. Chapman's new book, "Second Chance: An In-depth Case Study on Nonprofit Organization's Resource Allocation and Operational Maximization" (ISBN: 978-1453686263) is co-authored by her LMU professor, Green.

New book, Black Box Casino, by Robert Stowe England – and Book Signing at MBA Annual Convention

CHICAGO, Ill. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Author and finance expert Robert Stowe England will host a discussion and book signing event for his soon-to-be released...

New Photo Book and Book Signing, ‘Portraits of Aloha Hope,’ by Sohee Chu

KAILUA, Hawaii /Publishers Newswire/ -- In her new book, 'Portraits of Aloha Hope,' local photographer Sohee Chu captures the motivation behind 23 women who live in transitional clean and sober houses provided by Women in Need (WIN) in Hawaii. 'Each woman's story is different but the images and words portray a similar spirit of courage and strength,' says Chu.

Teen Comic Book Author Teams with Noted Manga Artist Jason Dube: The Night Owl takes wing against Bullying

Award-winning American teen comic book author and publisher Jake Tinsley has taken on another tough subject for kids - both tweens and teens - bullying at school and at home. Again teaming with 'Manga' artist Jason Dube, Tinsley's character 'Night Owl' takes wing to fight this crime that affects so many kids.

KidSpirit Magazine Online joins Finalists in AEP Golden Lamp Awards 2011

BROOKLYN, N.Y. /Publishers Newswire/ -- KidSpirit, the online magazine and social networking site for 11- to 15-year-olds, announced today that it has been named...

‘The Beat Hotel’ has been optioned by producer Pamela Dickerson for development as a narrative feature film

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. /Publishers Newswire/ -- "The Beat Hotel," the non-fiction book by Barry Miles (ISBN: 978-1903809587, Grove, 2000), about American Beat Era icons creating...

Author and International Speaker Marilyn Schoeman Promotes Global Green Light Day (GGLD)

SEATTLE, Wash. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Initiated by Marilyn Schoeman, Global Green Light Day (GGLD) is a powerful new global movement that occurs on the...

Documentary on DVD, ‘Nine Days that Changed the World’ Receives Dual Telly Awards

WASHINGTON, D.C. /Publishers Newswire/ -- "Nine Days that Changed the World," hosted by Newt and Callista Gingrich, and produced by Citizens United Productions in...

Pending new book release, ‘A Patzer’s Story,’ by Timothy A. Sawyer uses chess as a metaphor for life

MORRISTOWN, N.J. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Pending release, "A Patzer's Story," by Timothy A. Sawyer, managing director of Morristown-based MBD Consulting, uses chess as a...

PixyJack Press Log Home Book Authors to Sign Books at Denver Log Home Show on Oct. 2, 2010

LOVELAND, Colo. /Publishers Newswire/ -- PixyJack Press, a Colorado independent publisher, announces an upcoming book signing with two log-home book authors, Roland Sweet and...

Author/Artist Jeff Sheng In-Person Signings for ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ from A&I Books

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Artist Jeff Sheng will be signing copies of his ground-breaking book "DON'T ASK, DON'T TELL: Volume 1" (ISBN-13: 978-0-9844474-1-1)...

Author Ron Wilk to Appear on Lifetime TV’s ‘The Balancing Act’

BOCA RATON, Fla. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Ron Wilk, author of the thriller "Papal Rogues" (ISBN: 978-1936183029), will be appearing on Lifetime Television's, The Balancing...

Waiting to Exhale Sequel ‘Getting to Happy’ – An Evening with Author Terry McMillan

WASHINGTON, D.C. /Publishers Newswire/ -- The Oracle Group announces that, on September 9, 2010 New York Times Best Selling Author Terry McMillan will discuss...

Nutrition Author Lifts Yet Another Guinness World Record – Credits Sulfur-rich Diet in New Cookbook

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /Publishers Newswire/ -- Athletes who heard the rumor said it couldn't be done. How could a 5-foot woman, barely weighing in...

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