Adventures By The Book Launch New Author Monthly Series

SAN DIEGO–Adventures by the Book will present its new AuthorPreneurs Monthly Dinner Series, with Start from Scratch Social Media founder and author Barbra Drizin. Drizin is a sought-after social media educator, working closely with authors, artists, and entrepreneurs. As the founder of Start From Scratch Social Media, her mission is to “assist the resistant, reluctant, […]

Friend Of Oceanside Library To Present Author Richard Lederer

Richard Lederer

OCEANSIDE–The Friends of the Oceanside Public Library will present Richard Lederer and The Alley Cats for an exclusive event on February 12 at the Sunshine Brooks Theatre. The 5:30 p.m. event will feature Lederer, acclaimed author, columnist, media personality, and self-anointed “verbivore,” entertaining the audience with a spoken-word performance. The Alley Cats will close with […]

Terror Strikes At The Heart Of Our Homeland In Day Of Wrath

Black Mountain, NC–Military expert, author and historian Dr. William R. Forstchen believes ISIS, the extremist Islamic sect and offshoot of Al-Qaeda, will soon target schools, movie theaters and churches in the U.S. “Everything they’ve said they would do for the last six months, they have achieved,” he says. “They said they’re bringing the war to […]

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

Karl Marlantes

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


  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

Joy Loverde

  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; […]