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Interview: Bob Batchelor, Author of “Stan Lee: The Man Behind Marvel”

Cultural historian and biographer Bob Batchelor has written or edited over 24 books on popular culture and American literature, including subjects like John Updike, The Great Gatsby, and Mad Men. This Oxford, Ohio, native also teaches at Miami University and recent discussed Stan Lee: The Man Behind Marvel, … Continue reading

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The Unofficial Hunger Games Cookbook

The subtitle says it all – From Lamb Stew to “Groosling” – more than 150 recipes Inspired by The Hunger Games trilogy, which exudes an intelligent quality, engaging drama, and compelling scenarios about a futuristic world in North America called Panem … Continue reading

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My Favorite Media of 2019

2019 had some great offerings without much effort to find them. Here are my favorite media in 2019. Books Art Making Memories – Meik Wiking Because Internet – Gretchen McCulloch The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse – … Continue reading

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Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Got Married

“Most people spend far more time in preparation for their vocation than they do in preparation for marriage.” This sample statement identifies this author’s main audience and prompts them to spend more time addressing their relationship at different marital stages … Continue reading

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Thu Vo (Author) Interview Feature – “Daddy, Am I Beautiful?”/Apple Tart Series

Thu Vo has released the first book in the Apple Tart Series. Daddy, Am I Beautiful? is now available on Amazon.com as an eBook for Kindle, Kindle Fire, and Kindle App (this app is free for smart phones and tablets). This … Continue reading

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All the Women in My Family Sing

All the Women in My Family Sing: Women Write the World: Essays on Equality, Justice, and Freedom (Nothing But the Truth So Help Me God) is a collection of American culture and diversity in 69 essays written by 69 different … Continue reading

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The Comfort of People

In The Comfort of People, author and world-renowned anthropologist Daniel Miller challenges readers to assess what is important in life in this latest study chronicle that reveals how much is really going on behind-the-scenes of caretakers and their subjects who work through … Continue reading

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Interview Feature:  Jim McCreath, Author of “Renaldo: A Tale of World Cup Soccer, Terrorism, and Love”

Author Jim McCreath has a compelling novel out releasing on June 5, 2018 titled Renaldo: A Tale of World Cup Soccer, Terrorism, and Love. Set against the real-life backdrop of the 1978 World Cup, Renaldo is a powerful story of hope. A Canadian descendant of Italian … Continue reading

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Interview Feature: Julia Cook, Author of “Uniquely Wired: A Book About Autism and Its Gifts”

April is Autism Awareness Month and national award-winning children’s author and parenting and autism expert Julia Cook (www.juliacookonline.com) recently answered my questions about her new book Uniquely Wired: A Book About Autism and Its Gifts from Boys Town Press that focuses on a … Continue reading

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Books by You

Knowledge Adventure (makers of the Math Blaster and Jumpstart education software) has joined with Lithgow Palooza Company on the high quality book creation software Books by You, for Windows and Macintosh. The software creates clever chapter books as Academy Award … Continue reading

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