Latest Trafford Publishing Stories

2010-06-02 06:50:00

WASHINGTON, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- With only hours in office, a new president must lead the United States through the greatest crisis it has ever faced. In the innovative novel Rude Awakenings (published by Trafford) by Keith M.

2010-05-27 06:50:00

AURORA, Ill., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- In his new memoir, That Shade of Green (published by Trafford Publishing), author Robert Poindexter takes a humorous look at life in the U.S.

2010-05-26 07:15:00

AJAX, Ontario, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In his touching new memoir, Derek's Story (published by Trafford Publishing), debut author Derek Robinson recounts his childhood during World War II and his wartime experiences with his loving family during their struggle to survive. Born in 1934, the last of eight children, Robinson recalls the days of his carefree youth, visiting the local blacksmith, playing in the verdant fields and orchards and attending school without a worry in the world.

2010-05-26 07:10:00

RICHMOND, Va., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In her thrilling new collection of short stories, Simple Shorts (published by Trafford Publishing), debut author Judy Flohr shares short-shorts and poems that reveal simple, quirky and offbeat themes and characters that are sure to entertain readers everywhere. Tent preachers, gentlemen farmers, lifeguards, guide dogs and goblins are just a few of the characters who come alive in these unusual and imaginative stories.

2010-05-26 07:10:00

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Author Solutions, Inc., the world leader in indie book publishing, has released its latest industry white paper titled "The Best Time in History to Be an Author," written by Keith Ogorek, self-published author and ASI senior vice president of marketing.

2010-05-18 07:20:00

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Author Solutions, Inc., the world leader in indie book publishing, announced Monday the appointment of John C.

2010-05-14 07:00:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Hay House Publishing, a leading provider in publishing products that are self-empowering, announced Friday it is partnering with the world's leading self-publishing company, Author Solutions, Inc., to launch Balboa Press-a self-help self-publishing division.

2010-05-10 07:05:00

SAN FRANCISCO, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new oral and investigative journalism book addressed to Angela Merkel, Michele Obama, Nancy Pelosi, Alessandra Mussolini and Oprah Winfrey, parents, legislators, reporters and clergy are unaware cliches of "clergy child abuse" mask violent sexual assault of children, including rape, serial rape, gang rape, prostitution, pregnancy, kids giving birth, AIDS abortions, torture and murder.

2010-05-10 07:00:00

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Author Solutions, Inc., the world leader in indie book publishing, announced Monday that Author Solutions president and chief executive officer Kevin Weiss has been invited to serve as a panelist at the Jefferies 6th Annual Global Internet, Media and Telecom Conference being held May 10-12 in New York City.

2010-05-10 06:55:00

NEW YORK, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- A SPECIAL AND DELIGHTFUL TREAT for language-lovers has been created in "Having Fun with Words of Wit and Wisdom" (published by Trafford Publishing), a book of 3,401 quotations compiled by Tom McMorrow, who is not a lexicographer but a writer and theater critic, presenting these literary gems with editorial commentary, sometimes with attitude, and always in a light, humorous tone that critics, scholars and educators have hailed for educating in a uniquely...

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.