Wednesday, March 3, 2010

My Blog Has Moved

Hi All,
You can now see my blog on our web site front page

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

OLA Superconference 2010

See you at Booths 210, 212 and 213!!

Media News

*Tomorrow morning on Fox & Friends: Jonathan Krohn, author of Defining Conservatism: The Principles That Will Bring Our Country Back (Vanguard Press, $19.95, 9781593156015

*Tomorrow on Tavis Smiley: Daniel Pink, author of Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us (Riverhead, $26.95, 9781594488849).

Monday, February 8, 2010

Media News

*This morning on the Today Show: J. Alexander, author of Follow the Model: Miss J's Guide to Unleashing Presence, Poise, and Power (Simon Spotlight, $22.99, 9781439149904).

*Also on Today: Annabel Karmel, author of Top 100 Finger Foods: 100 Recipes for a Healthy, Happy Child (Atria, $18, 9780743493710).

*This morning on Good Morning America: Jennifer Waldburger, author of The Sleepeasy Solution: The Exhausted Parent's Guide to Getting Your Child to Sleep from Birth to Age 5 (HCI, $14.95, 9780757305603).

*Today on E!'s Chelsea Lately: Ozzy Osbourne, author of I Am Ozzy (Grand Central, $26.99, 9780446569897).

*Tonight on the Daily Show: Jenny Sanford, author of Staying True (Ballantine, $25, 9780345522399). She will also appear today on the View and Larry King Live.

*Tonight on the Colbert Report: Jonathan Safran Foer, author of Eating Animals (Little, Brown, $25.99, 9780316069908).

*Tomorrow morning on the Today Show: Jackie Collins, author of Poor Little Bitch Girl (St. Martin's, $26.99, 9780312567453).

*Tomorrow on the View: Kevin and Hannah Salwen, authors of The Power of Half: One Family's Decision to Stop Taking and Start Giving Back (Houghton Mifflin, $24, 9780547248066).

*Tomorrow on Tavis Smiley: Thomas Ricks, author of The Gamble: General David Petraeus and the American Military Adventure in Iraq, 2006-2008 (Penguin Press, $27.95, 9781594201974)

*Tomorrow on the Martha Stewart radio show: Annabel Karmel, author of Top 100 Finger Foods: 100 Recipes for a Healthy, Happy Child (Atria, $18, 9780743493710).

*Tomorrow on MLB Network's Bob Costas Show: James R. Hirsch, author of Willie Mays: The Life, the Legend (Scribner, $30, 9781416547907).

*Tomorrow night on the Daily Show: Newt Gingrich, author of To Try Men's Souls: A Novel of George Washington and the Fight for American Freedom (Thomas Dunne, $26.99, 9780312591069).

Thursday, February 4, 2010

Media News

*Tomorrow morning on the Today Show: Bethenny Frankel, author of The Skinnygirl Dish: Easy Recipes for Your Naturally Thin Life (Fireside, $16, 9781416597995)

*Tomorrow night on Jimmy Kimmel Live: Ozzy Osbourne, author of I Am Ozzy (Grand Central, $26.99, 9780446569897)

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Shaughnessy Cohen Prize

Shaughnessy Cohen Prize nominees announced

The Writers’ Trust of Canada has announced the finalists for the $25,000 Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing. The prize will be awarded at the Politics and the Pen Gala on March 10 in Ottawa. The five finalists are:
John English, Just Watch Me: The Life of Pierre Elliott Trudeau, 1968–2000 (Knopf Canada)
Terry Gould, Murder Without Borders: Dying for the Story in the World’s Most Dangerous Places (Random House Canada)
Rudyard Griffiths, Who We Are: A Citizen’s Manifesto (Douglas & McIntyre)
James Maskalyk, Six Months in Sudan: A Young Doctor in a War-torn Village (Doubleday Canada)
Daniel Poliquin, René Lévesque (Penguin Canada)

The jury consists of author and journalist Andrew Nikiforuk, previous prize-winner Erna Paris, and Maclean’s foreign correspondent Michael Petrou. Finalists each receive $2,500.

Media News

*Tomorrow morning on the Today Show: Charles Sophy and Brown Kogen, authors of Side by Side: The Revolutionary Mother-Daughter Program for Conflict-Free Communication (HarperOne, $25.99, 9780061791574).

*Tomorrow morning on Good Morning America: Lauren Conrad, author of Sweet Little Lies: An L.A. Candy Novel (HarperCollins, $17.99, 9780061767609).

*Tomorrow on the View: Andrew Young, author of The Politician: An Insider's Account of John Edwards's Pursuit of the Presidency and the Scandal That Brought Him Down (Thomas Dunne, $24.99, 9780312640651

*Tomorrow night on Larry King Live: Shoshana Johnson, author of I'm Still Standing: From Captive U.S. Soldier to Free Citizen--My Journey Home (Touchstone, $23.99, 9781416567486).

*Tomorrow night on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart: Atul Gawande, author of The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right (Metropolitan Books, $24.50, 9780805091748).