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2013-05-24 23:20:42

Author announces release of ℠Taken to My Knees´. RED DEER, Alberta (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 On March 14, 2012, Kim Rideout heard the words that one in every nine women will hear in her lifetime: she had breast cancer. Her new, candid memoir, “Taken to My Knees: My Journey After a Breast Cancer Diagnosis” (published by AuthorHouse), takes readers along with her through the days that followed. Rideout drew from her daily journals to give readers a detailed glimpse into what...

2013-05-13 23:28:56

Debut author announces the release of ℠Ask Dr. Blackjack´ LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 In “Ask Dr. Blackjack” (published by AuthorHouse), Sam Barrington´s new book of blackjack tips and advice, readers will discover the confidence they need to sit down at a blackjack table, have a good time and not embarrass themselves by making novice mistakes. “Ask Dr. Blackjack” is a blackjack book for the average Joe. Barrington´s advice...

2013-05-13 23:28:54

Author and sister looks at the rise and fall of hospitals founded in Allegheny County, Pa. PITTSBURGH (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 Georgine Scarpino, sister and author, became inspired after Mercy Hospital, the last faith-based hospital in Allegheny County, Pa. was sold. Mercy Hospital was the first hospital founded by the Sisters of Mercy in the world and the first permanent hospital founded in Pittsburgh in 1847. Wanting to give tribute to the original 13 faith-based hospitals founded in the...

2013-05-09 23:00:17

℠The Unusual Diary of Dr. M´ presents stories of the amazing and hard-to-believe LANCASHIRE, England (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 In his new book “The Unusual Diary of Dr. M” (published by AuthorHouse) Sumitra Mukherjee collects tales of the unexplained and paranormal, as related to him in the course of his medical practice in England. “The stories are recollections of incidents which happened over the years,” says Mukherjee. “Family doctors may treat three...

2013-05-09 23:00:15

New nonfiction proves that love knows no distance or boundaries. PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 Author, Dedeth Ford shares the uplifting story of how she and her husband fell in love before ever meeting one another in her new memoir, “Life of Love for Atema and Atepa” (published by AuthorHouse). Ford, a young woman from a developing village in the Philippines, and Patrick, a man from Colorado in the United States, crossed paths in 1987 and began writing letters to one...

2013-05-09 23:00:12

℠Everlasting Arts and Sciences: Volume 2´ continues the pursuit of knowledge begun in Volume 1. CALABAR, Nigeria (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 In his new book “Everlasting Arts and Sciences: Volume 2” (published by AuthorHouse) author Bishop Bassey Effiong Orok — whom many believe is a prophet of God — offers this second compilation of his conclusions about myriad topics. This book continues the examinations begun in “Everlasting Arts and Sciences: Volume...

2013-05-07 23:00:13

Dave MacQuarrie attempts to warn humanity about climate change in ℠Acedia: The Darkness Within´. ALLISTON, Ontario (PRWEB) May 08, 2013 As a physician-psychotherapist for 25 years, Dave MacQuarrie´s main challenge while working with his clients was finding ways to encourage them to live authentically while completing the necessary therapeutic work given to them. Upon retirement, he discovered the ancient word acedia. He soon saw this word as the key to the psycho-spiritual...

2013-03-17 23:02:17

℠There Are No Enemies´ is an indictment of warfare and those who make it, and a plea for peace. North Hollywood, Calif. (PRWEB) March 18, 2013 Using her own experience and sources as diverse as Aristotle´s “Science of Being Altogether,” author Mary Anneeta Mann has crafted her new book “There Are No Enemies: A Practical Philosophy of Life” (published by AuthorHouse). This book is the culmination of a lifelong pursuit to end war and embrace what she...

2013-03-11 23:04:06

Short stories, essays and poetry collected in new book, ℠Kissing the Hand of the Dead´ SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) March 12, 2013 Inspired to create a new environmental ethic and offer a holistic view of human emotions and needs, Wayne T. Williams has penned his new book, “Kissing the Hand of the Dead” (published by AuthorHouse). “Kissing the Hand of the Dead” is a collection of short stories, essays and poetry based on Williams´ life written on a number of...

2013-02-24 23:01:51

℠Follow Your Star´ follows one man´s path in a life of rich experiences. Oxford, England (PRWEB) February 25, 2013 In “Follow Your Star: From Mining to Heart Transplants - A Surgeon's Story” (published by AuthorHouse), the new autobiography from Terence English, readers are treated to a detailed look into a life of adventure and achievement. The central part of this story is a fascinating account of the trials and tribulations associated with the author´s...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • 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.
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