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13:24 – A Compelling Look at Childhood Trauma

Releasing on April 1, M. Dolon Hickmon’s chilling story introduces a riveting and accessible approach to the issues of child abuse and recovery. At the same time, 13:24 – A Story of Faith and Obsession is a stay-up-all-night crime thriller.

“I have written and published research on child abuse and excessive corporal punishment since 2006,” Hickmon says. “I eventually realized that although studies were being done and papers being written, the latest advances in our understanding of early trauma were not ...

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Lowcountry Punch: Just The Ticket For Armchair Travelers Hankering For The Sultry South

If you’re sick of winter weather, take a trip to Charleston, SC, rated #1 city in the US for three years running by the Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards. You won’t even need to leave home. Boo Walker’s Lowcountry Punch (Sandy Run Press) evokes Charleston’s gritty side and its charm so vividly the city itself is essential to the cast of characters.

In Lowcountry Punch, DEA Agent T.A. Reddick leaves Miami for Charleston, SC after ...

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Reflections on Fundamental Matters: Challenging Society to T H I N K

Stopping to smell the roses has taken a back seat for typical on-the-go students, moms, executives, entrepreneurs and the like. In short, societal norms dictate that our days consist of multitasking gymnastics – hardly the setting to foster reflection of any kind. John H.T. Francis, author of Reflections on Fundamental Matters: Not for the Satisfied Mind challenges his readers to do more than simply taking a break from their fast-paced lives. He wants them to think … truly think about what matters and he provides a stimulating starting point for these discussions in his book.

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Marilyn Monroe: On The Couch Reveals The Intimate Inner Life Of An American Icon

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Carlisle, PA,  – With consummate skill, psychotherapist Alma Bond takes readers on a whirlwind tour of the life and loves of Marilyn Monroe and mid-century Hollywood.
Marilyn Monroe: On the Couch (Bancroft Press) is a fictionalized biography from a unique and revealing perspective: the couch of a renowned New York psychoanalyst, Dr. Darcy Dale. It is a spellbinding, powerful story.

In the book, Marilyn reveals her life story to the doctor, who helps ...

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Layla: How One Woman’s Horrific Story Became The Driving Force To Save The Lost And Abused Living On America’s Streets

Petaluma, CA,  – Jeannie Kerrigan and Katherine Patton of Ricky's Revolution Non-profit walk along the streets at night handing out Rickys, stuffed monkeys embroidered with national safety and shelter hot-line numbers, to remind those in need that help is just a phone call away.

As Street Team Leaders they go onto the streets personally interacting with children, youth and adults involved in acute situations of violence and homelessness.

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Seas To Mulberries Is Deceptively Simple Magic With A Lingering Impact

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New York, NY,  -- Frank Watson draws thousands of followers with a deceptively simple magic…  His short form micropoetry on Twitter “is like gold leaves floating in the wind.” His most recent poetry collection Seas to Mulberries (Plum White Press) is receiving more accolades.

“…. It's refreshing to see his words in a ...

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Getting Old Before Your Time: Immediate Sacrifices You Must Make Today to Live Longer

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Fort Lauderdale, FL, - We wouldn’t expect a car to run well if we didn’t maintain it, yet we expect our bodies to keep going even when we eat a poor diet or do little to no exercise. We all have to age, that’s a given, but we don’t have to accelerate the process and get old before our time. Dr. Raymond Francis has already helped thousands put “incurable” diseases into remission, shed excess weight, and achieve peak immunity from disease. Now, in his latest ...

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How-to Burglar Proof Homes and Businesses: Valuable Advice from a Security Expert

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Nashville, TN,  – When the economy goes down, crime goes up! Burglaries and home invasions have hit record levels. The most troubling fact to many is that these crimes are occurring far more frequently in rural and suburban areas. Gun and home security system sales have also hit record levels as people look for ways to protect their homes and families.  With the holidays approaching, homeowners must take some basic ...

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Exposing the Fitness Club Industry’s Dirty Laundry

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New Hope, PA, – Not since the 1985 movie Perfect, starring John Travolta and Jamie Lee Curtis, have fitness clubs been exposed to the degree of Memoirs of a Gym Rat: One man's 20-year journey through the bowels of the health club industry, by Max Hawthorne. Hawthorne pulls from his real-life experiences to uncover shocking behind-the-scenes shenanigans with his humorous but eye-opening account of our nation’s health clubs.

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When This Elite Group Is Fighting Terror – There Are No Rules Of The Game…

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Houston, TX, - A forty-year career in technology, providing geospatial solutions using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and satellite imagery, definitely gave Carlos Viola the ‘edge’ when writing realistic accounts of the part technology plays in the deadly and secretive world of terrorism. His debut novel, Black Lion (Harris & Johanssen Publishers, Inc.), tells the story of Mike Harris, a fearless U.S. Army major and member ...

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Monkeys Saving Humans Is A Real Possibility This Holiday Season

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Petaluma, CA,  – "Ricky" is a small stuffed monkey embroidered with hotline contact numbers and given out free to shelters and to anyone alone on the streets. He was recreated in the image of Jeannie Kerrigan’s little stuffed monkey she had as a child that was lost when she was raped as a young girl. Today, Jeannie is the ...

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My Cat Won't Bark: Insightful Advice To Change How We Look For The Right Partner

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Chicago, IL,  – When we choose a mate we often think this could be 'the one' until our world turns upside down after the relationship turns toxic. What most of us are guilty of ignoring are the red flags that pop up; instead we plow ahead - trying to make the relationship what we want it to be rather than what it really is.

My Cat Won't Bark! (A Relationship Epiphany) by Kevin Darné helps us ...
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Riveting And Masterful: Havana Lost Explores The Human Spirit In Troubling Times

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Chicago, IL,  Havana Lost (The Red Herrings Press) is award-winning author Libby Fischer Hellmann’s tenth novel and third stand-alone thriller. On the eve of the Cuban Revolution, headstrong 18-year-old Francesca Pacelli flees from her ruthless Mafia-boss father in Havana to the arms of her lover, a rebel fighting with Fidel Castro. Her father, desperate to send her to safety in the US, ...

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When This Hero Is Out For Revenge Not Even A Scolding From Washington Can Hold Him Back

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Publishers Weekly: “Smoothly written…Stephens gives us a hero [Jordan Sandor] who is easy to root for, a fellow who doesn’t fret about morality or

worry about much of anything beyond killing the bad guys.”

 

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New Book Predicts ‘The Death Of Billions By 2025’

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West Palm Beach, FL - What happens when the world’s oil reserves finally run out? Did you know that without oil we can only produce enough food to feed 500 million people? That means 6 billion people would die, and tens of millions more would perish from cold, heat, lack of medical care . . . and killer mobs.

New York Times bestselling author Steve Alten’s new thriller, The Omega Project, opens with a Die-Off that wipes out most of humanity. And that’s just the ... << MORE >>

Woman On Top: Learning to Crawl Again and Finding Out You Have the Strength to Run

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New York, NY - Deborah Schwartz’s Woman On Top is the triumphant story of a young widow whose journey to find herself takes readers on an entertaining, yet thought-provoking ride. Inspired by her true-life story, Schwartz’ Woman on Top is a battle cry for any woman who ever let someone make her feel less than worthy. Further, it’s a lesson to us all that we hold the power to reach any summit.

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Bold And Fierce: A Mindset Of Overcoming Barriers To Fulfill Your Dreams

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Irving, TX - Women are born nurturers; while that’s a good thing, it should not mean that by taking care of everyone else they have to forget their own dreams and ambitions. Bridgette Reed is an empowering speaker, passionate writer, visionary, innovator, teacher, and president and CEO of The Bold & Fierce Foundation, and this spiritual powerhouse knows just how to empower women to be all that God created them to be as women of purpose and passion. She is the driving force behind The Renovation Project Bible Series for ... << MORE >>

Renewable Energy - Following The Money - It Will Be Interesting To See Where It Takes Us…

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Santa Ynez, CA – The concept of ‘following the money’ is nothing new. In fact, Socrates had it right 2500 years ago when he said, “All wars are about money.” Just look at the world today to see how true that is! Similar words were uttered by the mysterious informant in the Watergate scandal during Richard Nixon’s term in office - ‘Follow the money.’ This phrase, in fact, has become so iconographic in our times that it has its own page on Wikipedia!

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Probability Chain Leaves You Breathless And Eager For More

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Roswell, GA – For most of us, day-to-day  life is fairly predictable. But it only takes a single creative spark to send us off on a wild ride, and Probability Chain, Part 1 fills the bill.

What if your life as you know it is not your life? What if the reality you live in is not the only reality? And what if you are not the only . . . you?

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Courtroom Drama Spotlights The Right To Stand Your Ground - A Cry For Justice

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Ellaville, GA - No mother should have to endure the ordeal that Jackie Carpenter and her family were put through as a result of her son’s arrest after he accidentally shot a man stealing from his worksite. And never in her wildest dreams could this Georgia mom have known that she would become an author as a result of this terrifying experience, that her two books would be made into an award-winning movie, or that her son’s case would be considered “textbook” in ...
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