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2010-10-07 06:38:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The choices are endless -- fiction or non-fiction, then, maybe science fiction, a thriller or a chick-lit book? Finally, which author? A recent Harris Poll showed that Americans are reading, but what are they reading? And, who are their favorite authors? To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/harrisinteractive/44732/ (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101007/MM78115LOGO )...

2010-07-07 17:24:23

Here's a way to tell a romantic relationship is going to fall apart: find out what people really think about their partners. The researchers in a new study used a so-called implicit task, which shows how people automatically respond to words "“ in this case, whether they find it easier to link words referring to their partner to words with pleasant or unpleasant meanings. Most research on relationship success has focused on how the people in the relationship feel about each other. And...

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2010-06-20 07:40:00

If you're having trouble getting a date, French researchers suggest that picking the right soundtrack could improve the odds. Women were more prepared to give their number to an 'average' young man after listening to romantic background music, according to research that appears today in the journal Psychology of Music, published by SAGE. There's plenty of research indicating that the media affects our behavior. Violent video games or music with aggressive lyrics increase the likelihood of...

2010-06-14 06:00:00

TORONTO, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Harlequin Enterprises Limited (www.eHarlequin.com), a global leader in series romance and one of the world's leading publishers of books for women, announced today a new licensing deal in Russia with ZAO (Izdatelstvo Centrepolygraph), one of that country's foremost publishing houses. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20061005/NYTH110LOGO-d ) "We are thrilled to be working with Centrepolygraph in Russia," said Donna Hayes, Publisher and CEO,...

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2010-06-08 11:46:06

Contrary to popular belief, the ups and downs of romantic relationships have a greater effect on the mental health of young men than women, according to a new study by a Wake Forest University sociology professor. In the study of more than 1,000 unmarried young adults between the ages of 18 and 23, Wake Forest Professor of Sociology Robin Simon challenges the long-held assumption that women are more vulnerable to the emotional rollercoaster of relationships. Even though men sometimes try to...

2010-06-08 06:00:00

TORONTO, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Carina Press, a digital-first publishing house whose ebooks are sold direct to consumers through the Carina Press website and numerous third-party websites, officially launched today by publishing their first 10 titles. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100608/NY17000LOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100608/NY17000LOGO ) Carina Press is an imprint of Harlequin Enterprises Limited, the global leader in series romance and one of...

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2010-05-24 07:40:00

Our busy lives sometimes feel like they are spinning out of control, and we lose track of the little things we can do to add meaning to our lives and make our loved ones feel appreciated. A new article in Personal Relationships points the way to the methods of gratitude we can use to give a boost to our romantic relationships, and help us achieve and maintain satisfaction with our partners. Humans are interdependent, with people doing things for each other all the time. Simply because a...

2010-04-26 11:04:00

TORONTO and NEW YORK, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- What would you do if you had the gift of a second chance at something special in your life? #1 New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Debbie Macomber is offering participants a chance to win $10,000 in her Gift of a Second Chance Contest.* The Gift of a Second Chance Contest calls for entrants to go to http://harlequin.promo.eprize.com/hannahslistcontest/ and--in 100 words or less--tell the award-winning MIRA Books author what they...

2010-04-15 06:00:00

TORONTO, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The recipients of Harlequin Enterprises' annual Harlequin More Than Words award know about volunteerism; it is the backbone of their organizations. To celebrate National Volunteer Week in North America, they have drawn on their experience to provide these expert tips for incorporating meaningful volunteer work into a busy schedule. Get started. Search for a satisfying volunteer position online at websites like www.charitynavigator.org and...

2010-04-12 08:00:00

TORONTO, April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Harlequin Enterprises Limited, the global leader in series romance and one of the world's leading publishers of women's fiction, announced today that the company has expanded its international operations by signing a deal to acquire full ownership of its German publishing business, Cora Verlag, from Axel Springer Verlag, Harlequin's joint venture partner in the country since 1976. The transaction is subject to German regulatory approval. (Logo:...