Alta Journal California Bestseller List (Jan 25, 2023)

With reports from the California Independent Booksellers Association, Alta Journal Brings you a list of the best-selling titles in independent bookstores across Northern and Southern California for the week ending January 22, 2023. Two suspenseful novels appeared on the list this week. The first is shrapnel Written by Brett Easton Ellis, It has been previously … Read more

Hardwicke author Tracy Ryan has released her fourth murder mystery novel

Tackle the winter blues with the Wicked Game of the Hunter #mysterythriller series. #Bookwriting #Massachusetts… | By Wicked Game of the Hunter | Facebook Born and raised in Hardwicke, author Tracy Ryan recently released The Wicked Enemy of the Hunter, the fourth book in her Massachusetts-based “Wicked Game of the Hunter” series. Last Call from … Read more

Devon Kennard, NFL player and investor, reveals strategies for financial success in a new book, Everything Adds Up

Phoenix, January 25, 2023–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Professional linebacker, real estate investor, entrepreneur, and now author, Devon Kennard, announces the release of his long-awaited book: It all adds up. This press release features multimedia. Watch the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230125005539/en/ NFL quarterback, investor, and philanthropist Devon Kennard shares his game plan for achieving financial success and life success … Read more

Adam Handling released The Cocktail Book

Michelin-starred chef Adam Handling has released a cocktail book of sustainable recipes called Excellent, three cherries. Excellent, three cherries It consists of more than 200 pages The book was launched as part of Handling’s luxury box set collection: a definitive collection of books that tell his story, the journey of his restaurant group, his favorite … Read more

Valerie June partners with Newport Festivals Foundation to donate instruments and books to music programs in Tennessee and Mississippi

Grammy-nominated musician from Tennessee Valerie John has partnered with the Newport Festivals Foundation, the organization behind the Newport Folk and Jazz Festivals, Third Man Books, and Gibson, to donate instruments and books to music programs in Tennessee and Mississippi. On January 29, 30 and 31, Valérie and illustrator Marcela Avelar will travel to different organizations … Read more

Oregon Book Award Finalist Emme Lund Talks Her Debut Novel, Essays, and What’s Next

It’s not uncommon to turn our conscience into a character. In Double Indemnity, claims investigator Barton Keyes incessantly refers to the “little man in his chest” who guides his intuition. Christian folklore often assigns its characters a dedicated guardian angel, steering them out of harm’s way. In Portland author Emme Lund’s debut novel, The Boy with a Bird … Read more

In a new book, Pompeo says the United States averted nuclear war between India and Pakistan

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo wrote in a book published Tuesday that India and Pakistan came close to nuclear war in 2019 and that US intervention prevented escalation. “I don’t think the world knows correctly how close the rivalry between India and Pakistan came to nuclear conflagration in February 2019,” … Read more

USFSP student illustrating children’s book for NASA • St Pete Catalyst

Like many kids in Central Florida, Andrea Coloma grew up fascinated by space and dreamed of working for NASA. Unlike most teens, you have already achieved this goal. Coloma, a 19-year-old sophomore at University of South Florida St. Petersburg, recently finished illustrating an educational children’s book for NASA’s Space Communications and Navigation (SCaN) program. This … Read more

With whistleblower law on the books, US authorities have cracked down on Russian sanctions

On December 29, President Biden signed the Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Whistleblower Improvement Act into law. The law is a prominent part of the fight against corruption and, in addition to strengthening whistleblower protection for money laundering crimes, expands the Anti-Money Laundering Whistleblower Program to whistleblowers who disclose violations of US sanctions. Since the Money Laundering … Read more

In The Sweet Spot, Dallas native Amy Buble finds humor in the challenges women face

Amy Buble’s stories from Dallas are filled with warmth and humor. Her fourth book is no exception. sweet spot, scheduled for January 31, features artist Lorraine and Professor Liu and their children, in-laws, friends and foes. It is largely set in the New York City brownstone that houses a neighborhood bar downstairs. A job opportunity … Read more