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THE FREE STATE OF JONES Now Available at Audible THE FREE STATE OF JONES Now Available at Audible
by BWW News Desk - May 03, 2016

Audible Studios, a production arm of Audible.com, today announced the release of acclaimed stage and screen actor Mahershala Ali's interpretation of Victoria E. Bynum's powerful historical account, The Free State of Jones: Mississippi's Longest Civil War. Bynum's book serves as the inspiration for t... (more...)
MY HOLIDAY IN NORTH KOREA is Released MY HOLIDAY IN NORTH KOREA is Released
by BWW News Desk - May 03, 2016

NEW YORK, NY - On the first morning Wendy E. Simmons was in North Korea the news broke: the controversial film, 'The Interview,' starring James Franco and Seth Rogen had set off an international flurry with North Korea promising 'merciless retaliation' against America. She watched the news on the h... (more...)
TESSERAE by Mathias B. Freese is Released TESSERAE by Mathias B. Freese is Released
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2016

New Nurture Book Tour for author Mathias B. Freese. Visit the blogs and websites featuring Mathias and his book, 'Tesserae: A Memoir of Two Summers' from May 2nd to 27th, 2016 at http://www.nurtureyourbooks.com/nurture-book-tour-tesserae-a-memoir-of-two-summers-by-mathias-b-freese/.... (more...)
New Civil War Book is Released New Civil War Book is Released
by BWW News Desk - April 29, 2016

Eugene Blackford opposed secession and, coming from an abolitionist family, the institution of slavery. He was a Unionist and resisted joining the 'Cotton Confederacy' until the secession of his home state of Virginia made up his mind, after which his loyalty to the cause never wavered.... (more...)
Female Entrepreneur And CEO Releases WHY NOT Female Entrepreneur And CEO Releases WHY NOT
by BWW News Desk - April 29, 2016

JACKSON, Wyo., April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Everyone has their own battles to fight. Whether it's mourning loss, work woes, personal experiences or a culmination of the aforementioned, everybody has their fair share of ordeals making it difficult to move forward in life. It's in those darkest moments... (more...)
CHANCE OR CIRCUMSTANCE? is Released CHANCE OR CIRCUMSTANCE? is Released
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2016

Author James R. Mapp tells the story of 'Chance or Circumstance?: A Memoir and Journey through the Struggle for Civil Rights' (published by iUniverse) from an insider's perspective, giving an account of people, places and events in Chattanooga, Tennessee, during the 1960s civil rights era. He reveal... (more...)
Karen Suzanne Crain Rice Releases CRAIN - MY LIFE SO FAR Karen Suzanne Crain Rice Releases CRAIN - MY LIFE SO FAR
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2016

Karen Suzanne Crain Rice, a wife, retiree, devoted writer and author, has completed her new book 'Crain - My Life So Far': a gripping and potent memoir that shares the lineage, memories and lessons learned throughout the author's life.... (more...)
ALIEN: OUT OF THE SHADOWS Now Available at Audible ALIEN: OUT OF THE SHADOWS Now Available at Audible
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2016

Audible Studios, a production arm of Audible.com, today announced the release of Alien: Out of the Shadows, starring Rutger Hauer (Blade Runner and Batman Begins) in his first role for audio, Matthew Lewis (Harry Potter film series), and Corey Johnson (The Bourne Identity and Kinsgman). The producti... (more...)
THE SOULD OF PLACE by Linda Lappin Wins Gold Medal in the 2015 Nautilus Book Awards THE SOULD OF PLACE by Linda Lappin Wins Gold Medal in the 2015 Nautilus Book Awards
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2016

The Soul of Place-A Creative Writing Workbook: Ideas and Exercises for Conjuring the Genius Loci (Travelers' Tales, 2015), authored by novelist and travel writer, Linda Lappin, has been awarded with a gold medal in the 2015 Nautilus Book Awards. The Nautilus Book Awards program rewards and promotes ... (more...)
Rachel G. Carrington Shares THE EARLY YEARS Rachel G. Carrington Shares THE EARLY YEARS
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2016

When she was a teenager, Rachel G. Carrington left home and never looked back. The oldest of 11 children, she never shared a bond with her younger sisters. Later in life, she and her sisters hosted 'sister sessions' with their daughters. It was in those moments that Carrington spoke of her life's mu... (more...)
New Memoir, RESHAPING RACHEL, Shares 115 Pound Weight Loss Journey New Memoir, RESHAPING RACHEL, Shares 115 Pound Weight Loss Journey
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2016

PHILADELPHIA, April 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ In her new book, RESHAPING RACHEL, motivational speaker and educator Rachel Stevenson inspires others who have struggled with weight loss to stay the course and not get discouraged. 'Setbacks are part of the process,' Stevenson says. 'Everyone has them, but ... (more...)
New Memoir GARBAGE BAG SUITCASE is Released New Memoir GARBAGE BAG SUITCASE is Released
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2016

Imagine a desolate childhood with drug and alcohol addicted parents, numerous moves in the middle of the night with just minutes to pack, multiple changes in schools, hunger, cruelty and loneliness. This was author, Shenandoah Chefalo's life, and for the first time, she is sharing her personal story... (more...)
Laura Embrey Pens THE LAST TRUE MERLIN OF BRITAIN Laura Embrey Pens THE LAST TRUE MERLIN OF BRITAIN
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2016

A hero's journey tale based on the legendary character Merlin, 'The Last True Merlin of Britain: A Memoir' (published by iUniverse) traverses the British Isles in the late 5th and early 6th centuries. When the current iteration of Merlin suffers betrayal at the hands of one of his pupils, he vanishe... (more...)
Mia Terra Retreats Releases Memoir Mia Terra Retreats Releases Memoir
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2016

In recent years, there has been an explosion in the popularity of memoir writing. Why? Stories connect us as a species, and no connection is stronger than with family. We want our family - especially future generations - to understand who we were, and we want to have an impact on them. For those ... (more...)
Thandie Newton's PERFORMANCE OF JANE EYRE Now Available at Audible Thandie Newton's PERFORMANCE OF JANE EYRE Now Available at Audible
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2016

Audible Studios, a production arm of Audible.com, today announced the release of acclaimed stage and screen actress Thandie Newton's audio interpretation of Charlotte Brontë's beloved novel Jane Eyre. Two centuries after Brontë was born, this intimate enactment of her most enduring work is now avail... (more...)
New Memoir Follows TWO GOOD DEALS New Memoir Follows TWO GOOD DEALS
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2016

Ken and Shirley Deal's memoir shows readers how 'Two Good Deals' (published by Trafford Publishing) came to be - the title being a play of words for the couple's surname. The deals in this case do not involve buying or selling, accumulating wealth or business enterprises. Instead, the authors say th... (more...)
REFLECTIONS ON SIERRA LEONE is Released REFLECTIONS ON SIERRA LEONE is Released
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2016

In his memoir, 'Reflections on Sierra Leone by a Former Senior Police Officer: The History of the Waning of a Once Progressive West African Country' (published by iUniverse), Ezekiel Alfred Coker, MR, JP, BEM, provides a living history, discussing the social and political landscape of Sierra Leone b... (more...)
Bookworks Albuquerque Releases Full Schedule of May Events Bookworks Albuquerque Releases Full Schedule of May Events
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2016

ALBUQUERQUE—Bookworks is pleased to offer fans of literary fiction, serious nonfiction, and kids and teen reads many quality events to choose from in May.... (more...)
Books-A-Million Experts Release Top Picks for April Books-A-Million Experts Release Top Picks for April
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2016

April showers bring many hours indoors, which is the perfect time to curl up with a good book! Industry experts with Books-A-Million have released their top picks of rainy day must-reads for the month. From chilling memoirs to magical fantasies, these books are perfect to soak up all April long!... (more...)
Hilary Adams Pens MY LIFE IN RHYME Hilary Adams Pens MY LIFE IN RHYME
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2016

Hilary Adams, a poet, creative writer and author, has completed her new book 'My Life in Rhyme': a gripping and potent poetic memoir.... (more...)
36th Annual Los Angeles Times Book Prizes Announces Winners 36th Annual Los Angeles Times Book Prizes Announces Winners
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2016

Tonight, the 36th annual Los Angeles Times Book Prizes, which recognize outstanding literary achievement in 10 categories across traditional and emerging genres, were awarded at the University of Southern California's iconic Bovard Auditorium. James Patterson received the Innovator's Award, in recog... (more...)
Laura Rosek Pens MISUNDERSTOOD Laura Rosek Pens MISUNDERSTOOD
by BWW News Desk - April 08, 2016

Laura Rosek knows the feeling of what it means to be 'Misunderstood' (published by Xlibris UK), so she charts her personal journey to help people claw their way out the tunnel of despair. This memoir shows how her ups and downs in life have enabled her to see that happiness not only comes from struc... (more...)
Ian McKellen Backs Out of $1.4 Million Memoir Advance Ian McKellen Backs Out of $1.4 Million Memoir Advance
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2016

According to reports, Oscar-nominated actor, Ian McKellen, has backed out of a book deal with UK publisher Hodder & Stoughton, which was worth approximately $1.4 million.  ... (more...)
Patricia Gucci Pens Memoir, IN THE NAME OF GUCCI Patricia Gucci Pens Memoir, IN THE NAME OF GUCCI
by BWW News Desk - April 04, 2016

In the Name of Gucci: A Memoir, by Patricia Gucci (Crown Archetype: May 10) is the first book written by a direct descendant of Guccio Gucci—Patricia's grandfather and the company's founder.  It chronicles her life as the secret love child of Aldo Gucci and Bruna—the woman he fell in love with when ... (more...)
Hospice Nurse Pens Memoir of Learning to Live after Husband's 14-Year Battle with Lung Cancer Hospice Nurse Pens Memoir of Learning to Live after Husband's 14-Year Battle with Lung Cancer
by BWW News Desk - April 04, 2016

When her husband developed lung cancer, Kerry Aldridge, RN, had to learn to live one day at a time. His 14-year battle with the disease and the struggle to live with grace and gratitude are the basis for 'Memories of the Heart: A Story of Love, Loss, and Learning to Live Again' (published by LifeRic... (more...)



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