Breaking up clichés: Story has lived up to its reputation of breaking traditions by not limiting itself to books, but has other merchandise as well. Even then, its book collection is massive with more than 50000 titles across all genres. This includes all the renowned publishers who have been successfully promoting their books through Story. All this comes with impeccable customer service and the latest technology.
Having books for all: The famous Roman Senator, Marcus Tullius Cicero once said, ‘a room without books is like a body without a soul’. Kolkata is the cultural capital of India... Read More
“The purpose of this book is to inform and educate the general public of how Islam is taught in a mosque in the heartland of America. It includes the Friday khutbah (sermons) by Imam Omar Hazim and several other Imams (Spiritual Leaders). The hope is to help to clarify some of the misconceptions and distortions about the religion of Islam. In addition to the sermons, there will be articles from other publications, excerpts of sermons and photos. Included also is information about the diversity among the Muslim population in the Heartland of America. This book is very timely, as Islam has been... Read More
People who knew me as someone who was once 40 pounds overweight have asked how I have been successful in maintaining my weight and they ask me what my secret was. They were prepared to hear a name of diet or that I exercise every day. I never did any of those except for exercise 3 times a week on my elliptical. My answer to them was simple – I changed my habits and changed my relationship with food. They were shocked with my answer.
In my new book "Attract Your Ideal Weight” I find people that had lost weight and maintained it and I found 8 common themes or secrets that they share which... Read More
Title: It's Your Decision
Author: Ed Grizzle
Genre: Family Relationships/Parenting
Purchase at AMAZON
Children are gifts from God, but parenting those children can often be a difficult task. In It’s Your Decision, author Ed Grizzle shows how parenting can be successful when it’s carried out according to God’s plan. Using his life’s experiences as a guide, Grizzle explores the importance of making the right decisions in life—from choosing the right lifestyle and the right mate and to raising children... Read More
Very few ever thought they’d live to see the day when the words “indie author” and “seven-figure advance” were uttered in the same sentence – and yet, it appears that this auspicious day has come. A few weeks ago, it was announced among publishing circles that indie author Blake Crouch had landed seven figures at Crown for DARK MATTER, his science fiction novel. While seven-figure book deals aren’t necessarily a novel concept in book publishing, these deals seem to be happening with more frequency these days.
Publisher’s Weekly reported that before this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair... Read More
I recently attended a mammoth book fair that included all shapes and sizes of publishers, writers, and related support workers in an industry that is undergoing a sea change. Walking the floor of that massive exhibition hall, I observed the hierarchies in the world of books—all labelled clearly and displayed under one roof.
The Stages: the main stage for international celebrity authors, replete with camera crews; side stages for mid-list authors; and a small one tucked away by the washrooms and aptly named the Soapbox for the selfies (self-published authors) and wannabes (unpublished... Read More
Story’s aims at helping children:
On Children’ Day, with the aim to do something special for the city and its underprivileged children, STORY has announced a unique initiative ‘Share A Story’. This aims to encourage donating of books to underprivileged children, at its flagship store at Elgin Road. The initiative was announced by renowned Tollywood Actor Prosenjit Chatterjee. As it was all about children, Master Arya Dasgupta was also there on the event. Both of them are the lead actors of the movie FORCE.Another famous personality and veteran actor Jayant Kriplani was there to grace... Read More
Today's Top Stories
There is a book tour on her site. http://zaheennanji.com/book/booktourzaheennanjiresilience.html
Shaun you're probably nearer the mark than most. "mmm...right right" spoken with contemplative "yawn" inflection when you join a writers' group or dare blurt out in front of established writers (any writers) you tend to scribble, usually sending all...
Very interesting train of thoughts, but I found myself asking, what about those that write under a ghost name...is it to keep their privacy, or perhaps lack of ego...I actually can see both sides, especially when you are talking about writing fiction....