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13 Dec, 2018, 05:01 GMT Stage Entertainment Presents First International Production of Broadway Hit PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL at Hamburg, Germany's Stage Theater an der Elbe Beginning Monday, September 23, 2019

Producer Paula Wagner announced the first international production of the smash Broadway hit PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL will begin performances in...


11 Dec, 2018, 18:15 GMT Save the Cat!® Announces First Screenplay Competition, New Software, and CMO Hire

Save the Cat!, the "go to" in story structure development for screenwriters, authors, filmmakers, and studio execs, announces its first screenplay...


11 Dec, 2018, 06:00 GMT Britannica launches "Curiosity Day" to Empower your mind, Embolden your heart, and Discover your Curiosity

Encyclopaedia Britannica, which yesterday marked its 250th anniversary and 25 years on the Internet, kicked off its second quarter of a millennium...


04 Dec, 2018, 18:00 GMT 2018 Educational Writers’ Award #EWA18: FAR FROM HOME Wins the UK’s Sole Award for Creative Educational Writing

The winner of the 2018 Educational Writers' Award is FAR FROM HOME: Refugees and Migrants Fleeing War, Persecution and Poverty by Cath Senker, a...


04 Dec, 2018, 16:16 GMT Impressive Array of Memoirs Featured in LibraryBub Selection for December

LibraryBub is a service that introduces thousands of librarians to bestselling and award-winning books from the independent publishing sector....


03 Dec, 2018, 15:07 GMT European Business Awards: Secrets to Incredible Business Success Published Today

New European Business Awards' case study collection looks at the success stories behind some of Europe's most dynamic companies What are the secrets...


03 Dec, 2018, 12:52 GMT Oodi Opens in Helsinki, Marking a New Era of Libraries in the World's Most Literate Nation

The flagship library for a nation of booklovers, Oodi sets a new standard for public libraries around the world. With a mandate to promote lifelong...


29 Nov, 2018, 14:00 GMT Genius 100 Debuts the World's First 3D Printed Book

Genius 100 – a community of pioneering humanitarians – have printed the world's first 3D book: Genius: 100 Visions of the Future. To celebrate the...


27 Nov, 2018, 12:03 GMT 2018 Educational Writers' Award #EWA18: Canvases, Codes, Clean Water & Empathy for the Lives of Others

Shortlist announced for the UK's only award for creative educational writing The Society of Authors and the Authors' Licensing & Collecting Society...


22 Nov, 2018, 08:02 GMT Author Explores American Contemporary Prose in New Book

"The Legacy of Thomas LePera," an America poet's debut book, is a literary exploration into contemporary prose. This anthology is a product of an...


22 Nov, 2018, 08:00 GMT Crash of the Air France 447 Flight Rio-Paris: "The Pilots' Alleged Privacy Rights Fade Away When Confronted With the Right of the Public to Be Informed on Aviation Safety"

In October 2011, Jean-Pierre OTELLI, a pilot and an expert on aviation safety, published Volume 5 of "Pilot Errors" (ALTIPRESSE publisher), in which...


21 Nov, 2018, 23:50 GMT James H. Billington Dies At 89; Distinguished Scholar And Author Served As Thirteenth U.S. Librarian Of Congress

James Hadley Billington—the United States Librarian of Congress Emeritus, one of the world's foremost Russian historians, and a leading American...


14 Nov, 2018, 18:01 GMT Ceuta Group Featured in Our Future King: Prince Charles at 70

Global consumer brand services group, Ceuta Group, is delighted to feature in Our Future King: Prince Charles at 70, a biography that celebrates the...


13 Nov, 2018, 09:00 GMT Unique PTSD Self-Help Book By Veteran Author - Available Internationally

The new book, "Beat PTSD - How A Combat Soldier Conquered Chronic PTSD To Live A Life That Truly Matters and How You Can Too", written by veteran...


08 Nov, 2018, 17:58 GMT Swedish EdTech Company Indextra Launches First-of-Its-Kind Subscription Library App to Doctors and Medical Students

The Swedish app developer and EdTech company Indextra rolls out a new medical library app targeted to health care professionals. This is the first...


30 Oct, 2018, 18:49 GMT Terranova Launches the Cyber Security Awareness Book on How to Develop an Awareness Program That Keeps Organizations Cybersafe and Sound

The Human Fix to Human Risk™ - 5 Steps to Masterminding an Effective Security Awareness Program so employees become part of your defense and protect...


30 Oct, 2018, 15:16 GMT Scintillating Debut Novels Featured in LibraryBub Selection for November

LibraryBub is a service that introduces thousands of librarians to bestselling and award-winning books from the independent publishing sector....


08 Oct, 2018, 17:55 BST Inger-Maria Mahlke Receives the German Book Prize 2018 for Her Novel "Archipel" ("Archipelago")

The winner of the German Book Prize 2018 is Inger-Maria Mahlke for her novel "Archipel" (Rowohlt). Statement from the jury: "The archipelago lies at...


03 Oct, 2018, 13:15 BST Digital Book World Announces the Winners of the 2018 DBW Awards

Digital Book World announced the winners of the 2018 DBW Awards – including Best Book (Overall), Best Audio Book and Publisher of the Year, as well...


03 Oct, 2018, 07:00 BST New book 'CRAVE!' Reveals Why Employees Are Starving for Recognition at Work

Global employee engagement company Reward Gateway announced today the publication of CRAVE! You Can Enhance Employee Motivation in 10 Minutes by...


02 Oct, 2018, 16:16 BST Stimulating Books on Motivation and Self-Starting Included in LibraryBub Selection for October

LibraryBub is a service that helps thousands of librarians to discover bestselling and award-winning books from the independent publishing sector....


28 Sep, 2018, 12:59 BST Itchiku Kubota Features in Cas Holmes's New Book 'Textile Landscape, Painting with Cloth in Mixed Media'

The Kubota Collection today announces that Itchiku Kubota's unique work features in a new book by Cas Holmes, one of the UK's most renowned textile...


27 Sep, 2018, 18:15 BST Newly Announced DSM Book Festival Coming To Downtown Des Moines

A new festival celebrating stories, books and authors is coming to Downtown Des Moines (DSM). The first annual DSM Book Festival will be held March...


25 Sep, 2018, 14:00 BST Atradius Collections Releases the 12th Edition of the Comprehensive International Debt Collections Handbook

The annual publication "International Debt Collections Handbook" of Atradius Collections covers extensive debt collection approaches in 46 countries...


24 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST Make the Ultimate Investment in Friendship This World Coffee Day

Global 'Meet With A Poem' initiative enables people to re-connect using poetry In a bid to help people harbour meaningful connections in an...