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12 Jun, 2019, 07:15 BST 'My Dear Friend Anne Frank': WDR Releases New Eyewitness Reports in Augmented Reality

Anne Frank would have been 90 years old. Her diary is regarded as the epitome of a testimony to the traumatic horrors of the Second World War and the ...


11 Jun, 2019, 16:00 BST Report from the All Party Writers Group 2018 Inquiry into Authors' Earnings Calls for Immediate Action to Reverse Steep Decline in Writers' Incomes

The All Party Parliamentary Writers Group today publishes a report following its 2018 Inquiry into author earnings. Supporting the Writers of...


06 Jun, 2019, 06:36 BST Slovenian Walking Tour Celebrates Most Successful Escape of WW2

After escaping with six other prisoners of war, Ralph Churches went back for more than a hundred of his mates. Aided by the resistance, they fled...


04 Jun, 2019, 16:16 BST Progressive Health & Fitness Manuals Included in LibraryBub Selection for June

Founded in 2015, LibraryBub is the industry's first service dedicated to connecting indie and small-press authors with an extensive network of...


27 May, 2019, 11:45 BST Life Coach Beryl Ehondor Releases Two Books

Beryl Ehondor a human communication and life coach is launching two books: 'Pants Down' and 'Ant & Pig' on May 27th, 2019. Beryl Ehondor is a...


23 May, 2019, 19:00 BST The European Press Prize: These are the Greatest Achievements in European Journalism of the Year

The 2019 awards go to an open source investigation with a spy novel-like plot, a harrowing tale of family separation at the US border, a near...


22 May, 2019, 09:02 BST Ancient Books Inspire Fathers to Revive Beer Brewing in New Abbey Microbrewery for Grimbergen Beer

Grimbergen, known for its award-winning and sensorial Belgian beers, has revealed it has received the permits to build a new microbrewery inside the...


21 May, 2019, 18:05 BST Brazilian best-seller launches composition this Friday by Editora Planeta de Portugal

Patrícia Cândido, brazilian author and bestseller, will launch the book "Código da alma" by Planeta de Livros of Portugal. The writer explains in a...


17 May, 2019, 15:10 BST ghSMART's "The CEO Next Door" Honored at Kensington Palace as Business Management Book of the Year in the UK

Leadership advisory firm ghSMART & Company was honored at Kensington Palace on Wednesday for publishing Business Management Book of the Year in the...


07 May, 2019, 06:51 BST "Data Rights Law" The World's First Theoretical Monograph Global Launch

Data Rights Law 1.0: The Theoretical Basis will be released by Global City Development Corporation Council Beijing (GDCC) (Simplified Chinese,...


06 May, 2019, 18:21 BST Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and Follett Launch Expanded Partnership to Deliver K-12 Learning Solutions to United Arab Emirates Education Community

Learning company Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) and global education services provider Follett School Solutions (Follett) today announced an...


03 May, 2019, 17:19 BST Cristiano Ronaldo Launches "Striker Force 7" Comic Book As Part Of "Free Comic Book Day" On May 4th

The world's biggest superstar is now becoming the world's next big superhero! Cristiano Ronaldo, the iconic superstar athlete released his first...


01 May, 2019, 16:16 BST Fantasy Fiction Features Prominently in LibraryBub Selection for May

LibraryBub was founded in 2015 and is the industry's first service dedicated to connecting indie and small-press authors with libraries. Imbued with...


30 Apr, 2019, 07:51 BST Metro 2033 Author Dmitry Glukhovsky Writing Directly for Audio

ussian author Dmitry Glukhovsky is probably best known for the dystopian science-fiction trilogy he started with his novel Metro 2033. With millions...


17 Apr, 2019, 13:25 BST Bestselling Author and Thought Leader, Martin Newman, Announced as Keynote Speaker for #AppCommerce 2019

Poq has today announced that industry thought leader, renowned multichannel player and bestselling author, Martin Newman, will be featured as a...


17 Apr, 2019, 09:00 BST Eight Places Certified Bookworms Should Visit for World Book Day

Books can take one to new and exciting places—completely new worlds, even. This World Book Day (23 April 2019), Agoda highlights eight places to go...


16 Apr, 2019, 12:00 BST Aperol Toasts to 100 Years of Joy

Today, Aperol, Italy's iconic orange bittersweet aperitif ranking 9th in the list of the world's best-selling cocktails[1], announces the celebration ...


11 Apr, 2019, 22:57 BST Getty Images Photojournalist John Moore Wins Photo of the Year at World Press Photo Awards

The World Press Photo Foundation has awarded Getty Images Special Correspondent and Senior Photographer John Moore with the prestigious honor of...


11 Apr, 2019, 17:53 BST Global Demand For Smarter Law: Transforming Busy Lawyers into Business Leaders

Following publication of the definitive performance improvement solution: "Smarter Law: Transforming Busy Lawyers into Business Leaders" (Thompson...


02 Apr, 2019, 16:16 BST Charming Children's Books Stand Out in LibraryBub Selection for April

LibraryBub was founded in 2015 and is the industry's first service dedicated to connecting indie and small-press authors with libraries. Imbued with...


01 Apr, 2019, 10:58 BST BizClik Media Announces the Publication of the April Issue of the Canada Edition of Business Chief

BizClik Media, the innovative-focused Norfolk-based digital media firm, has published its latest issue of the Canada edition of Business Chief....


28 Mar, 2019, 17:43 GMT Frost & Sullivan Names Richard A. Moran as CEO

Frost & Sullivan, the growth consulting firm, today announced the appointment of Richard A. Moran as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately....


27 Mar, 2019, 14:31 GMT ALCS Welcomes Vote in European Parliament to Approve the New EU Copyright Directive

These new rules establish a framework for a fairer balance in the online world between authors and those that benefit commercially from the...


26 Mar, 2019, 07:15 GMT Shortlist European Press Prize 2019

This is the shortlist for the European Press Prize 2019. The winners will be announced on May 23rd at Gazeta Wyborcza in Warsaw. Learn more about the ...


19 Mar, 2019, 07:00 GMT Global Companies Turn East for Business Innovation: Odgers Berndtson

Top-performing multinational companies increasingly now look to Asia Pacific as a testbed for innovation in their business models and services before ...