Monthly Archives: November 2022

Dad-Daughter Date Ideas You Should Try

These dates will help you learn new things about your daughter (Photo: iStock) Aren’t daddy-daughter dates the cutest? My heart always warms when I see a father spending quality time with his daughters, as it represents the immeasurable blessing of having a caring father. The good thing about these dates is that anyone can remove them. The not-so-secret trick is ...

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What happens when publishing houses merge?

This content contains affiliate links. When you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. In an industry as volatile as publishing, mergers seem inevitable. With the prevalence of other competing forms of media, the industry is struggling to consolidate in order to survive. In November 2020, Penguin Random House, the largest book publisher in the United States, ...

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Fast delivery specialist Zapp is now available on the Uber Eats platform — Retail Technology Innovation Hub

Uber Eats and Zapp have announced a fast business partnership. Customers in central London using Uber Eats will now be able to order from Zapp’s catalog of around 1,000 products. Each order will be prepared and packed at the nearest “Zappstore” for delivery in just 20 minutes, 24/7. zap says that makes it one of the only convenience retailers available ...

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Bob Dylan’s publisher apologizes for replica signatures in new $600 book

Bob Dylan performing in Hyde Park Matthew Baker / Contributor/Getty Images Editor Simon & Schuster offers refunds for those who purchased the $600 special edition of Bob Dylan’s new book “The Philosophy of Modern Song“, by The Associated Meadowss. The musician’s publisher also apologized after acknowledging that the author had not individually signed the hand-signed copies. The publishing house released ...

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The Bookseller – News – Danielle Steel on track to hit 1 billion in sales in 2023 as Pan Mac plans to celebrate

Danielle Steel, author of more than 100 books, is on track to hit 1 billion copies sold in 2023 according to publisher Pan Macmillan, who has planned a series of activities to mark the “extraordinary achievement”. The publisher said, “When stacked on top of each other, Danielle Steel’s books would exceed 60,000 Eiffel Towers or 45,000 Empire State Buildings.” Pan ...

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$26,000 for old Joan Didion books? Why are the rich obsessed with stuff from dead authors? | Rachel Connoly

Joan Didion is a mythologized figure in quasi-messianic terms. His intelligence, his originality, his know-how, his humor, his candor and his style formed a singular and fascinating essence. This essence is what gives value to the items up for auction at his estate sale this week. The sale, at the Stair Galleries in New York, offered the (very wealthy) public ...

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Author Terry Jerome Green’s new book “The Long Journey Home” is a compelling story of a puppy and a kitten who are separated from their family and must find their way home.

HAMILTON, Alabama (PRWEB) November 18, 2022 Terry Jerome Green, who enjoys spending time with his grandchildren, fishing, motorcycling and woodworking, has finished his new book ‘The Long Journey Home’: a charming story of a puppy and a kitten who must brave the dangers of the woods to return home after being separated and lost alone. Centered around a puppy ...

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Debutant Lintu conducts the Philharmonic Orchestra in the rare Bartók, flowing Sibelius

Hannu Lintu conducted the New York Philharmonic on Wednesday night. Photo: Veikko Kahkonen As an unusually warm spell in mid-November came to an end in New York, a boreal chill settled over David Geffen Hall on Wednesday night. For his New York Philharmonic debut, Finnish conductor Hannu Lintu brought winter music from his compatriots Saariaho and Sibelius, as well as ...

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SBF received $1 billion in personal loans from Alameda: FTX bankruptcy filing

Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried received a $1 billion personal loan from one of four silo companies deeply involved in the collapse of cryptocurrency exchange FTX. An official statement in the pending Chapter 11 bankruptcy filings of new FTX CEO John Ray III revealed further embezzlement by Bankman Fried. According to the filing, Alameda Research loaned $1 billion directly to ...

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SBF received $1 billion in personal loans from Alameda Research

Sam Bankman-Fried aka SBF, the former CEO of FTX, acquired a $1 billion personal loan from Alameda Research, one of four silo companies that played a significant role in the demise of the FTX crypto exchange. New FTX CEO spits facts in latest court filing John Ray III, the new CEO of FTX, made an official statement in pending Chapter ...

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Hall 1 of ProWein becomes the center for non-alcoholic wines

Reflecting growing consumer demand for alcohol-free and low-alcohol beverages, ProWein’s Hall 1 will become the center of the ‘World of Zero’ at next year’s edition of the world’s largest wine fair. . The growing popularity of non-alcoholic wines is a trend that shows no signs of slowing down, with Pop Princess Kylie Minogue recently adding a 0% ABV sparkling rosé ...

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Things you can do to sleep better

How to get quality sleep (Photo: iStock) Every human being needs enough hours of rest every night to function properly. Some people can survive on six hours of sleep, while others need a full eight hours. Either way, we recognize that sleep is an essential part of our well-being. Although you’re expected to get good quality sleep every night, that ...

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TABoose Tour rolls into the Mohegan Sun Arena

On Saturday, November 12, tabooose (Trey Anastasio Band and Goose) took over Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut for an incredibly spirited sold-out show as the third night of Goose and Trey Anastasio Band’s co-headlining tour. Goose’s performance on Saturday marked his second appearance at Mohegan this year – the State of Origin arena hosted the eighth annual Goosemas Celebration ...

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Author Russell Connor’s new book ‘The Ambassador and Her Wives’ is a new play centered on the adventures of a US ambassador and her children

Recent publication “The Ambassador and her wives” by the author of Page Publishing Russell Connor follows the crazy misadventures of Caroline, an American ambassador to France, and the trouble his children cause him by a comedy of errors. Connor weaves an excellent farce that displays genuine comedic wit. NOVATO, Calif., November 14, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Russell Connor has completed her ...

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Several Oregon sheriffs say they won’t enforce Measure 114’s magazine capacity limit

Bigstock “I want to send a clear message to Linn County residents that the Linn County Sheriff’s Office will NOT enforce magazine capacity limits,” the post read. “This measure is poorly drafted and there is still much to be ironed out regarding the licensing process, who should undergo the training and what exactly the training should cover.” Since the posting, ...

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New health and healthcare books

Ddepression. Addiction. Terminal illness. Pain. These are difficult subjects, and graphic narratives can communicate their nuances by using illustrations to support, or even replace, the text. “There’s an immediacy to comics that can make these subjects more enjoyable, engaging, or understandable,” says Eric Reynolds, vice president and associate editor at Fantagraphics, whose catalog includes several titles in the graphic medicine ...

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Helping at-risk youth turn their lives around

From an early age, Kareem got into trouble with the law. After serving a sentence in teenage custody in 2016, he was left alone to support himself because his parents had left the country. He started dealing drugs and even after being shot, he continued to live like this until he was arrested just after he turned 18.e birthday. Spending ...

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Launch in Vietnam of the book “A Journey to the Fairy Tale World” by a Danish illustrator

The Danish Embassy in Vietnam and the Kim Dong publishing house co-organized the launch of the book “A journey into the world of fairy tales” illustrated by Danish author Tove K Lange on Friday, November 11, 2022. The book presents both drawings and stories in Vietnamese language of the most famous fairy tales from all over the world. picture by ...

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Platform flows plummet following third quarter slump

Things got exceptionally tough for the platform industry in the third quarter. The cost of living crisis, runaway inflation, uncertain economic outlook and political instability have had a huge negative impact on investor confidence. Investors were scared off, dumped risk en masse and retreated to the safety of cash. As a result, gross sales fell to £26bn, the lowest since ...

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Incredible Growth of Book Publishers Market: Future Trend

Book publishers market The Book Publishers Market research study is a professional report containing insightful insights on company size, current patterns, drivers, risk, potential outcomes and major segments. The industry report forecasts the future growth of the market based on accurate assumptions. Additionally, based on input from industry experts, the report provides actionable insights into the future growth of the ...

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The Warhol Foundation receives a donation of archival documents and a catalog raisonné from the Thomas and Doris Ammann Foundation

The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts has received a major donation of Warhol-related archives from the Thomas and Doris Ammann Foundation, a philanthropic organization based in Zürich. The collection, which includes photographs and documents related to the artist’s work, was created in 1977 by the Swiss art dealer Thomas Ammann. Ammann became a longtime friend and patron of ...

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Princess Märtha Louise of Norway renounces official duties but will keep her royal title

Princess Märtha Louise of Norway has renounced her official duties but will keep her royal title after her engagement to an American shaman with a “controversial” story. King Harald V, 85, today announced his daughter, 51, will no longer represent the Royal Family in any form – after the mother-of-three initially stepped down as an active royal in 2019. Although ...

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What the BookBar staff suggest for your next good read

Every week, as part of SunLit – the literature section of the Sun – we feature recommendations from Colorado bookstore staff. This week, the staff at BookBar in Denver recommend “White Horse,” “Dear Senthuran: A Black Spirit Memoir,” and “Sisterhood of Sleuths.” White Horse: A Novel By Erika T. WurthFlat Iron Books$27.99November 2022To buy From the editor: Urban Native Kari ...

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The Champions Weekend ends with Star Night in Fasig-Tipton on Sunday

LEXINGTON, KY — After two days of championship racing across the city, the action moves inside the sales ring to Newtown Paddocks for a sparkling renewal of the Fasig-Tipton November sale on Sunday. The November boutique sale, which produced its highest turnover a year ago when 149 horses sold for $103,699,000, will feature 320 cataloged lots this year. “I said ...

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Constitutional libel: Democrats, not democracy, are at risk this election

Historian Michael Beschloss’ warning on MSNBC – speculating that “our children will be arrested and possibly killed” if Republicans take control of Congress – summarized President Biden and his fellow Democrats’ final speech ahead of Tuesday’s midterm elections. Apparently, it’s not gas prices, the economy or crime that, again, are the top issues in the polls for voters. Instead, it’s ...

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Karlie Kloss does a high-low look for WSJ. Magazine Innovator Award – WWD

Karlie Kloss attended the WSJ. Magazine Innovator Awards on Wednesday in New York, wearing a beige ensemble. To attend the awards ceremony, the model wore a beige button-down shirt with elongated cuffs and a matching asymmetrical pleated skirt. The look was from Peter Do’s Spring 2022 collection. Karlie Kloss attends the WSJ. Magazine 2022 Innovator Awards Wednesday in New York ...

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The Personal Loan Market Is Booming With Strong Growth Prospects |

personal loan market Advance Market Analytics has published a new research publication on “The Personal Loans Market Outlook, to 2027” with 232 pages and enriched with self-explained tables and charts in a presentable format. In the study, you will find new evolving trends, drivers, restraints, and opportunities generated by targeting stakeholders associated with the market. Growth in the personal loan ...

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Forget eating local. Read local with independent publishers, bookstores

Shipwrecked News, Books & Café in Coxsackie is close to the real shipwreck of the Storm King, which sank in the Hudson River in the early 20th century. I’m sitting in the small bookstore cafe while I write this in an antique chair. There is an excellent cafe and a collection of new and used books. People come in and ...

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Foxtel content boss optimistic after landing crucial Hollywood deal

Securing exclusive shows is essential for local subscription streaming and ad-supported services, as market shards and international production companies – such as Disney and Paramount – pick up content for their own services. Foxtel chief executive Patrick Delany said in September he expected Warner Media’s streaming service, HBO Max, to launch locally, which could mean Foxtel loses some of its ...

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SIBF 2022: Authors and publishers honored by Deputy Ruler of Sharjah – News

Dr. Mashael Al Naboodah Wins Best Emirati Novel Award for ‘Jerah Mozmena’ Photos provided Published: Wed Nov 2, 2022 5:17 PM Last update: Wed Nov 2, 2022 5:18 PM A number of authors and publishers were honored at the 41st Sharjah International Book Fair by Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, on Wednesday, Day 1 of ...

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10 lenders who offer small personal loans

Our goal at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, hereafter referred to as “Credible”, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we promote the products of our partner lenders who pay us for our services, all opinions are our own. If you face an unexpected expense and only need to borrow a ...

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NBF CEO resigns

After nearly 17 years at the helm of the National Bed Federation (NBF) and more than 35 years working with the federation, Jessica Alexander has announced her intention to begin her retirement journey. Consequently, the NBF board of directors begins the search for a person to replace her as general director of the association. Once her replacement is found, Jessica ...

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