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2009-07-14 07:15:00

FISHERS, Ind., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Author Alya Nuri -- inspired by her mother who is an author, speaker and business coach -- started writing when she was just seven years old and became an author at the age of eight. At just nine years old, Alya has already read almost 1400 books, written three articles and a series of three books on "Things Every Kid Should Know": Smoking, Alcohol and Drugs. Alya Nuri wants to help her peers understand the dangers of things they'll most likely be...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.