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Trump Biographer, Jerome Tuccille Dies at 79 Trump Biographer, Jerome Tuccille Dies at 79
by BWW News Desk - February 23, 2017

Jerome Tuccille, author of more than 25 books, the first biographer of Donald Trump, and one of the early leaders of the U.S. libertarian movement, died at 79. For the past five years, Mr. Tuccille had been battling multiple myeloma, a bone-marrow cancer. He succumbed on February 16, 2017.... (more...)
'Hal Moore: A Soldier Once...and Always' is Released 'Hal Moore: A Soldier Once...and Always' is Released
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2017

Hal Moore captured our attention when his exploits in the Ia Drang battle were recounted in his memoir 'We Were Soldiers Once...and Young' and commanded our respect in the Mel Gibson movie 'We Were Soldiers.'... (more...)
D.L. Stokes Releases 'Six Months Behind The Wall' D.L. Stokes Releases 'Six Months Behind The Wall'
by BWW News Desk - February 16, 2017

D.L. Stokes, a devoted writer and author, has completed his new book 'Six Months Behind The Wall': a gripping and potent story that captures the emotion and truth behind life in jail. This biography focuses on overcoming life's trials and tribulations.... (more...)
Martin Kari Releases 'Stories: Short & Spicy' Martin Kari Releases 'Stories: Short & Spicy'
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2017

Author Martin Kari believes everybody lives an interesting life. Extending his variety of writing with humour, he revisits the publishing world with the release of 'Stories: Short & Spicy' (published by Balboa Press AU).... (more...)
Recorded Books Announces 14 Finalists in the 2017 Audies Competition Recorded Books Announces 14 Finalists in the 2017 Audies Competition
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2017

Among the finalists announced by the Audio Publishers Association (APA) for the 2017 Audie Awards, Recorded Books Inc., Tantor Media, HighBridge and christianaudio received 14 nominations across a wide range of categories, including Best Male Narrator.... (more...)
'He Moved West with America' is Released 'He Moved West with America' is Released
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2017

'He Moved West with America: The Life and Times of Wm. Carr Lane: 1789-1863' (published by Archway Publishing) is the biography of William Carr Lane, first mayor of St. Louis. Author William C. Carson, the great-great grandson of Lane, offers insights into life during the first half of the 19th cent... (more...)
Top Books in Honor of Queen Elizabeth's Sapphire Jubilee Top Books in Honor of Queen Elizabeth's Sapphire Jubilee
by BWW News Desk - February 06, 2017

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her Sapphire Jubilee, marking the 65th anniversary of the monarch's accession to the throne.... (more...)
New Donald Trump Biography is Released New Donald Trump Biography is Released
by BWW News Desk - February 06, 2017

Whitman Publishing announces the release of 'Donald Trump: 45th President of the United States Collector's Vault,' an illustrated coffee-table biography that includes more than three dozen commemorative souvenirs from the life and times of President Trump. The book is available from Barnes & Noble, ... (more...)
Essex Books Presents Shelf Awareness Examines Historical Figures Essex Books Presents Shelf Awareness Examines Historical Figures
by BWW News Desk - February 03, 2017

Essex Books presents Shelf Awareness for Readers examines historical figures for today's edition.... (more...)
Author's New Lincoln Book Receives 2016 Achievement Award Author's New Lincoln Book Receives 2016 Achievement Award
by BWW News Desk - February 03, 2017

Historian and author, Noah Andre Trudeau has recently been selected to receive the prestigious 2016 Award of Achievement from the Lincoln Group of New York for his new book, Lincoln's Greatest Journey: Sixteen Days that Changed a Presidency, March 24 - April 8, 1865. The award committee's vote was u... (more...)
Millbrook Press Announces Four New Picture Books Featuring Noah Webster, Billie Holiday, the Moon, and a Picnic in the Animal Kingdom Millbrook Press Announces Four New Picture Books Featuring Noah Webster, Billie Holiday, the Moon, and a Picnic in the Animal Kingdom
by BWW News Desk - February 03, 2017

Enjoy a new selection of exceptional picture books from Millbrook Press, a division of Lerner Publishing Group, this spring! Four fascinating new titles from acclaimed authors and illustrators will engage and entertain young readers.... (more...)
Catherine Girley-Clark Shares 'The Trail of Memories' Catherine Girley-Clark Shares 'The Trail of Memories'
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2017

Catherine Girley-Clark, a poet, devoted writer and author, has completed her new book 'The Trail of Memories': a gripping and potent account of love, life, laughter and loss. Go on a life journey through the author's memories and history.... (more...)
Essex Books Presents 'Shelf Awareness': Gold Stickers - The 2017 Newbery and Caldecott Winners Essex Books Presents 'Shelf Awareness': Gold Stickers - The 2017 Newbery and Caldecott Winners
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2017

On the Monday after the presidential inauguration, the March for Social Justice and Women, and several major sports events, the American Library Association's Youth Media Awards were announced at ALA's Midwinter Meeting in Atlanta, Ga. Right up there, decibel-wise, with the shouts of marchers and sp... (more...)
'Paint 'n Spurs: The Men Who Founded the Cowboy Artists of America' is Released 'Paint 'n Spurs: The Men Who Founded the Cowboy Artists of America' is Released
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2017

Four men walked into a bar and over booze, beer and laughs they created a new art organization that represented America's historical heritage. They called this creation The Cowboy Artists of America. The year was 1965; the place was the Oak Creek Tavern in Sedona, Arizona. Fred Harman couldn't at... (more...)
Mark Spano Releases MIDLAND CLUB Mark Spano Releases MIDLAND CLUB
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2017

Thunderfoot Press author Mark Spano's new 120-page book, Midland Club, officially released just one month ago, is already receiving rave reviews from critics and readers and remains ranked at 4.3 stars out of five among Amazon Customer Reviews. 'I'm stunned and humbled by the favorable critical r... (more...)
TSC's Southern Literary Salon Presents Eudora Welty TSC's Southern Literary Salon Presents Eudora Welty
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2017

The evening features fun Southern food, conversation, thirty minutes or so of readings from Welty's works, and a mixed spirit of the author's liking.  Tickets for the Welty Salon only are $55 and include all of the above.  ... (more...)
Gale Releases Final Installments of Early Arabic Printed Books Gale Releases Final Installments of Early Arabic Printed Books
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2017

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Jan. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ Gale, a Cengage company, announced the availability of the final modules in the series Early Arabic Printed Books from the British Library. Now available are Sciences, History and Geography, which features historical monographs covering medicine, sc... (more...)
J. R. R. Tolkien Fans Celebrate 125th Birthday With a Global Toast J. R. R. Tolkien Fans Celebrate 125th Birthday With a Global Toast
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2017

To celebrate Tolkien's twelfthty-fifth (125th) birthday on 3 January 2017, the Tolkien Society invites all Tolkien fans to raise a toast to the Professor.... (more...)
Reprint of Adolf Hitler's MEIN KAMPF Becomes Best Seller in Germany Reprint of Adolf Hitler's MEIN KAMPF Becomes Best Seller in Germany
by BWW News Desk - January 03, 2017

A reprint of Adolf Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' has become a bestseller in Germany since it first appeared 70 years ago, selling more than 85,000 copies.... (more...)
Frances Berry Turrell Releases MOONS, BALLOONS AND TUNES Frances Berry Turrell Releases MOONS, BALLOONS AND TUNES
by BWW News Desk - January 03, 2017

'Moons, Balloons and Tunes' (published by Trafford Publishing) is a collection of poems written by Frances Berry Turrell, the mother of author George Turrell. This poetry book brings readers a good laugh - and just one tear.... (more...)
'I was Lost but Now I'm Found' is Released 'I was Lost but Now I'm Found' is Released
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2016

According to ptsdunited.org, an estimated eight percent of Americans suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) at any given time. PTSD occurs in people who have experienced severe trauma such as war. Glen Elmer sheds light on the ordeal that war veterans go through in 'I was Lost but Now I'm... (more...)
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist John Markoff Joins the Computer History Museum Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist John Markoff Joins the Computer History Museum
by BWW News Desk - December 14, 2016

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - The Computer History Museum (CHM) today announced that acclaimed journalist John Markoff, long-time technology writer for The New York Times and winner of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize, will join the Museum's staff as a historian in January 2017.... (more...)
Blackstone to Publish John Altman's FALSE FLAG Blackstone to Publish John Altman's FALSE FLAG
by BWW News Desk - December 14, 2016

Blackstone Publishing is proud to announce the upcoming release of False Flag [Blackstone Publishing; May 16, 2017; hardcover, e-book, and audiobook narrated by Edoardo Ballerini], a daring new thriller by John Altman, author of the acclaimed novels Disposable Asset and A Game of Spies.... (more...)
Joe Zuniga Releases DEBRA LAFAVE Joe Zuniga Releases DEBRA LAFAVE
by BWW News Desk - December 14, 2016

Author Joe Zuniga has released a book Debra LaFave - a Crown of Beauty for Ashes: A biography of the life of Debra Jean Beasley, about the infamous teacher who was accused of having sex with a 14-year-old middle school student in Temple Terrace, Florida in 2004.... (more...)
MIDLAND CLUB is Released MIDLAND CLUB is Released
by BWW News Desk - December 14, 2016

Since November 8th, LGBTQ citizens have come to fear a surge in hate crimes after reports of homophobic attacks, some verbal, some physical. Sadly, the potential is evident. But in 1958, that potential was a frightening certainty, especially in Midwestern cities where homosexuals were considered ... (more...)



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