New Book By Callista Gingrich Explores America’s Early Years

Arlington, VA–From Sea to Shining Sea (Regnery Kids) is the latest book by Callista Gingrich and the fourth in her New York Times bestselling series of patriotic American history books for children. The story follows Ellis, a lovable pachyderm, as he explores America’s early years and the heroic journey west into unknown territory with Lewis […]

Author To Discuss Domestic Violence

OCEANSIDE—Author Rebecca Leo speaks about her personal experience with domestic violence in her memoir The Flaws that Bind at Mission Branch of the Oceanside Public Library on November 1. Leo depicts her life as a domestic violence survivor while living in Jamaica and Australia with her family. Leo will give a talk about her memoir […]

Author, Vietnam Veteran Karl Marlantes To Speak At Mira Costa College

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OCEANSIDE–As part of the statewide initiative War Comes Home, and in partnership with the California Reads and Cal Humanities, Oceanside Public Library is hosting a conversation with best-selling author and Vietnam veteran Karl Marlantes. The free event will be held on November 21 at 2 p.m. at the Mira Costa College Concert Hall, Building 2400, […]

NSBA, New Regency, Penguin Books, And Filmmakers To Distribute 12 Years A Slave To U.S. Public High Schools

Alexandria, VA–The National School Boards Association (NSBA) has partnered with New Regency, Fox Searchlight, Penguin Books, and the filmmakers to make copies of the acclaimed film, book, and study guide 12 YEARS A SLAVE available to America’s public high schools. This nationwide educational initiative was the brainchild of director Steve McQueen and Montel Williams, and […]

Local Author Explores Dreams

OCEANSIDE–Who are you at night? Your dreams can give you valuable insight into all aspects of your life. Dreams can help you with your relationships and in making important life decisions. They provide guidance on everything from your business affairs to health issues. It’s been said that ignoring a dream is like throwing away an […]

Bon Jovi Tour Photographer Releases New Book On The Band

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  NEW YORK–This fall marks the worldwide release of Bon Jovi: Work, an extraordinary coffee table book that offers a rare, behind-the-scenes look at the top touring rock band in the world, by the band’s official tour photographer, David Bergman, during two record-breaking world tours from 2010-2013. Weighing nearly five pounds, the oversized, 210-page hardcover art book […]

Author To Speak At Mount Miguel Covenant Village

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  SPRING VALLEY–Mount Miguel Covenant Village is hosting a free program to explore the secrets of aging with grace, humor and a motivating spirit on September 18. The event will begin at 11 a.m. and will feature speaker Joy Loverde, a leading expert on successful aging and eldercare. Loverde will describe how to plan effectively; […]

Oceanside Library Celebrates Batman’s 75th Anniversary At Book Fair

OCEANSIDE–The Oceanside Public Library will present a Batman-themed bookfair to benefit its Teen Zone at the Oceanside Barnes and Noble bookstore in Oceanside. The interactive event will be part of the bookstore’s celebration of the 75th birthday of Batman. Local teens, library staff and volunteers at Barnes and Noble will participate in a Batman trivia […]

Marvel Unveils New Series, Thor

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New York, NY–Marvel unveiled its an all-new era for the God of Thunder in brand new series, Thor, written by Jason Aaron (Thor: God of Thunder, Original Sin) complimented with art from Russell Dauterman (Cyclops). This October, Marvel Comics evolves once again in one of the most shocking and exciting changes ever to shake one of Marvel’s “big three” […]

Elixir: The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo-Style Cerebral Thriller Hits Bookshelves In August

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LOS ANGELES–Ted Galdi has accomplished more in his 29 years than most do in a lifetime. At the age of 15 he wrote a screenplay which caught the interest of Hollywood.  After graduating from Duke he started his own software company, and now is set to release his first novel, a cerebral thriller called Elixir, […]