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“Questionable Minds,” a New Book: Conversations with Writers about Writing

OTTAWA, Ontario CANADA, 2017-Feb-15 — /EPR Network/ — The mind of a writer is a mysterious place. In Questionable Minds: conversations with writers, social psychologist dr george pollard gives a guided tour of the creative mental landscape of writers. In this unique collection of conversations, dr pollard explores the making of a fictional story or a stand-up comedy routine.

If you’re curious how your favourite novel or stand-up comedy routine comes into being, Questionable Minds helps you find out. This new book helps answer many questions. Where do the ideas come from? How do authors develop their characters? What is the secret of writing a successful stand-up comedy routine?

In this eclectic view of the workings of the imagination; dr pollard has assembled a remarkable panel of writers, covering a wide of range of literature. The conversations, in this collection, are with writers of thrillers, satire and westerns, as well as stand-up comedy.

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Be Thin Now – Why Weight?

 

Released on: March 05, 2013, 10:15 am
Author: Jennifer Liz Kennedy 
Industry: Entertainment

March 05, 2013, 10:15 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — “Secrets from a Size Zero” by Lori Bassarab, is now available for anyone wanting to be thin. Be Thin Now – Why Weight? Don’t just wish for a thin body, do something about it and get one. Everyone knows what it’s like to overindulge and let cravings for indulgences take over, but not everyone stops dead in their tracks and takes a new direction so their life goes in a better, thinner track. Be one of those people who takes action and gets the body they want to have, by reading “Secrets from a Size Zero” by Lori Bassarab, available at Barnes and Noble and Amazon.

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New StuffAlert Website and Improved eBay Alert Service Launched by SonicZero Limited

Released on: May 31, 2012, 2:27 pm
Author: stuffalert.com
Industry: SoftwareInternet & OnlineRetail

May 31, 2012, 2:27 pm — /EPR NETWORK/ — SonicZero London, England 31st May 2012 is pleased to announce the successful launch of its new upgraded website and improved email eBay alert service that helps increase the probability of buyers finding exactly what is being searched for on eBay.

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The Book People list top books for Mother’s Day 2012

Released on: March 07, 2012, 7:48 am
Author: The Book People
Industry: Retail

With Mother’s Day fast approaching, the Book People is encouraging people to buy booksfor the big day this year. The online bookshop sells everything from fiction written by big name authors, to popular celebrity cook books, and also has quirky reference books and celebrity autobiographies, meaning there will be something for everyone.

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Imagine Children’s Festival, Sponsored by the Book People, Big Success

Released on: March 07, 2012, 7:38 am
Author: Donna Stevenson
Industry: Retail

Imagine Children’s Festival has been hailed as a huge success, delighting children of all ages with a whole host of activities. Sponsored by the Book People and taking place at London’s Southbank Centre, the festival saw amazing authors, one-off events, craft activities, comedy and music add up to create a unique celebration of children’s books . Taking place from 11 – 26 February 2012, there have been numerous highlights – as detailed below:

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The Book People builds up to the Imagine Festival 2012

Released on: January 20, 2012, 8:38 am
Author: The Book People
Industry: Retail

The Imagine Festival, sponsored by online book retailer the Book People, is currently having the final touches put to it before the doors open at the Southbank Centre in London on February 11th. The festival aims to encourage children of all ages to think creatively and is packed with activities and events.

The Imagine Festival, sponsored by online book retailer the Book People, is currently having the final touches put to it before the doors open at the Southbank Centre in London on February 11th. The festival aims to encourage children of all ages to think creatively and is packed with activities and events.

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Red House calls for final nominations for Children’s Book Award

Released on: January 13, 2011, 10:44 am
Author: Donna Stevenson
Industry: Retail

Online bookseller Red House is calling for members of the public to cast their vote in their Children’s Book Award before nominations close on 20th January 2012. The 2012 shortlist has been drawn up and children can choose one of 10 books to vote for.

The Children’s Book Award, now in its 32nd year, was founded in 1980 by author and librarian Pat Thompson, is run by the Federation of Children’s Book Groups and sponsored by Red House, a mail order bookshop specialising in the sale of affordable children’s and babies books.

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The Book People Show You How To Build A Classic Library

Released on: November 30, 2011, 3:52 am
Author: The Book People
Industry: Retail

The Book People has revealed the top classic book collections every household should own if they are looking to build a classic library.

In their latest blog post, the Book People lists the top 10 classic book collections for adults and children that are not only great for having in the home but that also make perfect Christmas presents. With Christmas less than four weeks away, fiction books andchildren’s books are in popular demand as parents buy books for children, friends buy books for friends and others treat themselves to classic books to get stuck into during the Christmas holidays.

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Which? Puts The Book People Fourth In ‘Best Sites For Books’ List

Released on: November 10, 2011, 3:24 pm
Author: Donna Stevenson
Industry: Retail

The Book People, online seller of fiction bookschildren’s books and more, has been voted into fourth place in the ‘best sites for books’ list and 14th in the ‘Top 75 Online Shops Rated by Their Customers’.

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The Book People Announces Its Top 10 Book Review Sites

Released on: July 13, 2011, 12:44 pm
Author: The Book People
Industry: Entertainment

Today the Book People, one of the UK’s fastest growing online retailers of books, announced its top 10 book review sites.

Readers of the Book People blog will already have seen the post, which went live this morning and which lists the site’s favourite book and reviews blogs of the moment. Lovereading.co.uk, Book Rabbit and Book Reviews for Mums all appear on the list, along with two sites from the world of fantasy, paranormal and science fiction.

One of The Book People’s bloggers, Nick Woolnough, writes: “We can’t resist rummaging around on the web to see just what people have to say about books – children’s books, fiction, biography books, history books…the truth is, we just can’t get enough of talking about books and hearing what others love to read!”

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