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The Legacy of The Three Musketeers Lives On With a New Story

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 13:11

Can't get enough of the classics? Found “The Three Musketeers” or the overall “D'Artagnan Romances” wanting? Perhaps Nikolay Kharin's “Three Musketeers Again: Unknown Adventures of Athos, Porthos, Aramis and D'Artagnan: All for One and One for All!” (Outskirts Press, 2013) should make you happy. -   - “The Three Musketeers Again” invites readers to delve into the inseparable four's exploits between the time gaps of Alexandre Dumas' sequels to his magnum opus “The Three Musketeers.” T...

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Prolific Writer Brings Back Nostalgia for the 1980s in Romance Novel

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 07:00

Fancy a romance tale that takes place in the roaring '80? Then you should not miss Edna Stewart's “Carpe Diem” (WestBow Press, 2013). -   - The novel, which title is a Latin phrase that means “seize the day”, is a scintillating love story between a classy Southerner Julia Evans and the slick, suave Northerner Thomas Bartholomew. Julia is an author who runs into publishing tycoon Thomas in a hallway during an event in New York. How the two meet each other for the first time and the plot tha...

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Entertaining Short Story Set in the Old West

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 02:47

The Paris Book Fair, or Livre Paris, is an important cultural gathering in France. Flocked by thousands of professionals and book fair enthusiasts, Livre Paris held in Porte de Versailles from March 24 to 27, 2017, was the recent venue of Uncle Mike's new book Saddle Sore, a story about how Ben Wong claims the inheritance left by his brother. When Ben Wong's brother, Charley Wong, dies, some family jewels were left to Ben. Charley's lawyer sent an invitation to Ben in Wyoming to claim hi...

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Modern Children's Story Inspired by Children's Games

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 07:00

There are children's stories, TV shows, and motion pictures inspired by fictional characters, video games, and even certain real-life events. But rarely is a children's story that is inspired from children's games, and “The Mystery of the Big Booger” is a remarkable exception. -   - “The Mystery of the Big Booger,” written by David Michael Litwack, is a juvenile fiction story told in the first person point-of-view by Mapetite, a six-year old girl who is big sister to a pair of four-year ol...

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Veteran Journalist Impresses Thriller Fans with First Book

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 17:36

Elsa Bonstein's “Find Edsell!” (Abbott Press, 2014) features a compelling and complex plot, a host of richly drawn characters, and a mysterious setting – essential ingredients for a gripping and exciting thriller. -   - In “Find Edsell!,” a drunken 17-year old Edsell Jones struggles to get home from the Jersey Shore when he is offered a ride by a stranger. The lad accepts the ride – and falls into a trap of a doctor who carries out questionable experiments at a renovated farmhouse in the...

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“The New Code of Motherhood,” An Amazon Best-Selling Book is Free For One More Day (03/31/2017)

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 05:00

Best Seller Publishing announces the release of Saskia Roell's new book “The New Code of Motherhood: Love Motherhood, Live Your Soul's Calling And Raise Kids Who Thrive.” It will be available for free download in the Amazon Kindle Store for one more day on March 31st.   Your kids and your dream. Motherhood does not mean sacrificing your dreams. Most women believe that they must sacrifice their dreams to be a good mother, or sacrifice their families to succeed professionally. Not true. Y...

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San Antonio Public Speaker Meets The Terminator

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 22:46

International public speaker and entertainer Joe Libby was excited to be invited to speak at the Total Success Summit, a professional development seminar in Sydney, Australia. Held at the Star Casino Event Centre on March 20–22, 2017, the event attracted business leaders from all over Australia and other parts of the world. It also attracted one of the world's biggest stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger. -   - “It was a thrill to visit Sydney and to share my expertise on avoiding cons and scams wit...

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Pastor's Wife Opens Up in Book about Grief over Husband's Death

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 07:00

Psychologist and church worker Freda K. Cheung understands the pain of losing a loved one. After all, she is a psychologist who have dealt with countless clients over their issues of grief, and as a wife of a well-beloved pastor, she always comforted the bereaved while her husband presided over funerals. And when she lost her husband, it was her turn to grieve and be comforted. -   - In her inspirational memoir “A Song in the Night: A Personal Journey Book of Hope: Grieving, Healing and Rebu...

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Author and Granddaughter Teams Up in a One-of-a-Kind Book of Mysteries

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 12:14

Author and professional engineer Ray A. Jones gives a new face to animals, villains, and heroes. In his children's book entitled The Mouse Detective Agency, illustrated by his nine-year-old daughter, Allison Fulghum, Ray A. Jones comes up with a mind-thrilling children's book of fun and adventure. -   - A great lover of books and mysteries and a grandfather of a multitalented granddaughter, Ray A. Jones has built a magical place where animals live in harmony until greed eats away the good r...

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Thriller Novel Shows Potential as a Movie and TV Series

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 07:00

Freelance writer and journalist Elsa Bonstein released her first novel “Find Edsell!” (Abbott Press, 2014) to critical acclaim. -   - The thriller gets the readers to feel the serene Pine Barrens with its introduction and vivid imagery of the heavily forested area in South Jersey. The description of the place and the plot that unfolds adds to the mystery of Pine Barrens, and readers cannot help but wonder what secret does the place hide, but that's for the readers to find out. -   - “Find E...

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Author David L. Ray Shared His Vietnam War Experiences in His Book “A Marine's Promise To God”

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 07:00

David L. Ray tells his story from an honest, no-frills perspective, describing the torturous living conditions for all the soldiers on the ground as they fought in the jungles of Vietnam. The book will surely offer a good reading to know the events that changed the lives of a lot of Vietnam war veterans. Aside from the war, Ray uncovers his wonderful journey by relying on his faith in God and how this belief gets him through a harrowing situation. Author David L. Ray earns a great suc...

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Sci-Fi Novel Casts Organized Religion as Villain

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 07:00

Some science fiction has a love-hate relationship with religion, particularly Christianity. There are sci-fi books that are friendly towards the faith while others express hostility towards religious fanatics. “Forsaken: Searching for God's Fingerprints” (iUniverse, 2011) is one of the books in the latter category. -   - The book, written by veteran journalist Richard D. Bangs, does not attack religion per se. What “Forsaken” has against organized religion is the way some fanatical leader...

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Texas Attorney's Latest Thriller Casts Light on Dangers Faced by Judges

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 07:00

Louis E. McCarter's fourth legal action thriller “The Judge” starts with Matthew Tucker, the protagonist, finding an envelope tucked under the windshield wiper of his car, containing a note bearing a death threat. It's the first for Tucker, whose court handles a case involving a person arrested for sex trafficking, money laundering, and harbouring illegal immigrants. He is to preside over a bail hearing, but despite the note, there's no way he'll grant bail to the accused. -   - Fans of le...

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For Ski and Beach Bums, a Collection of Short Stories They Would Love

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 15:30

What's special about The Book of Dreams: Short Stories by Richard Malmros? First of all, it's a one-of-a-kind collection of short stories inspired from the dreams the author had about his life in the mountain, by the sea, and elsewhere he lived for work and leisure. Second, these dreams make wonderful stories, which Malmros made sense of by injecting fiction. And third, ski and beach bums could relate to the lifestyle and challenges Malmros experienced for 11 years before he embarked on...

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College Teacher's Debut Novel Shows Potential as A Drama Movie

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 08:00

Should film producers search for new material, they should read North Carolina author Margaret Garrison's debut novel “Prez: A Story of Love” for inspiration. In fact, they should produce a movie out of it for the novel already has all the elements of a potential blockbuster. -   - For one, “Prez: A Story of Love” features a female main character who holds a position of power in a regional university but finds herself in a series of personal struggles over family issues, workplace conflict...

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Fujifilm Launches New "MK" Series of Cinema Lenses

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 01:00

Wayne, N.J., February 22, 2017 – The Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM has unveiled the MK Series of cinema lenses for E-mount cameras, which boast advanced optical performance, ultra-compact and lightweight design, as well as superb cost performance. The first in this series to be introduced, the FUJINON MK18-55mm T2.9, is a standard zoom with an 18-55mm focal length. It will be available in early March for $3,799. The entire “MK” series is designed with the 'emerging' cinematogra...

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Artificial Intelligence Predicts 2017 Oscar® Best Picture Winner

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 07:48

Disrupted Logic Interactive, developer of proprietary big data and artificial intelligence technologies for mobile entertainment, today announced that they have leveraged the predictive analysis capabilities of their ctalyst® network to predict the winner of this year's upcoming Academy Awards Best Picture. ctalyst ®, designed to facilitate advances in digital advertising, was tasked to divine who will take home the Oscar® statuette for Best Picture on February 26. -   - “This has been a f...

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Thrilling Novel Revolves around a Murder Mystery

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 15:56

Ending a man's life in cold blood is one thing. The aftermath of a murder is another story. Donovan Harrison's Murder on the Campus revolves around an innocent man who suddenly gets involved in the hunt for a murderer on the run. -   - Billy Harshburger is just a young man trying to get through college as he pursues a degree in agriculture. However, his simple life changes upon encountering the dead body of a young woman while inspecting cattle for a rancher. After answering questions from...

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Disney Announces May 27 as Opening Date for Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney's Animal Kingdom

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 17:32

Pandora – The World of Avatar will open at Disney's Animal Kingdom on Saturday, May 27, it was announced today by Disney CEO Bob Iger during The Walt Disney Company Shareholders meeting. Inspired by Academy-award winning filmmaker James Cameron's box-office hit, “AVATAR,” the new 12-acre land will immerse guests in the lush world of Pandora about a generation after the film's human-Na'vi conflict. The magical new land will transport guests to a mystical world of bioluminescent rainfore...

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Revisit the Timeless Tale of “The Three Musketeers”

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 17:23

The classic continues to invade the minds of readers. Those were the enduring stories that will forever mark the hearts of those who read it. One of these timeless tales is the story about the three musketeers. -   - Author Nikolay Kharin would like to quench the thirst of Alexandre Dumas' fans as he published his book about the time gaps of Dumas' two sequels. Nikolay earned a lot of praises, he was able to keep the style of Dumas as he took readers into the unknown adventures of Athos, Ara...

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