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Secrets in the Jungle -- New action novel tells of girl raised in jungle
ALAMOGORDO, N.M., Nov. 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- What was to be a year long assignment in the thick Colombian jungle, turns out to be a 17 year ordeal for Ward Holland. While he is there, he and his wife have Harriet, who grows up to be a strong willed young woman, raised in the jungle. Her father's involvement in a massive, secret project there shapes her life and could bring its end in author Ethel Halstead's new novel, Sangre De Lobo (now available through 1stBooks).
The Argument for Reparations - Author outlines reasons to pay back African-Americans for slavery
PHOENIX, Nov. 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Bible states that Egyptians paid the children of Israel reparations for enslaving them. Why shouldn't black Americans also receive reparations? Author Victor L. Nickson asks this question in his new book, The Nickson View II: The Answer to the Horowitz-10 (now available through 1stBooks), where he discusses why reparations to descendants of enslaved African-Americans and their families are needed.
A Review of Cardiac Radiology - New Book Helps Residents Prepare for Board Exams
LEXINGTON, Ky., Nov. 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Medical school often comes with years of sleepless nights, heavy books and 20 cent Latin words. When the time comes for the board examinations, cardiac radiologists have a new option to help them prepare. John H. Woodring, M.D. offers a thorough guide to the field of cardiac radiology with "A Review of Cardiac Radiology" (now available through 1stBooks).
Just Let Your Mascara Run - New Book Takes Humorous Look at Hardships and Foibles of Life
TYLER, Texas, Nov. 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Life is funny. Often, as kids we long for the days when we will be independent adults, but when we are confronted by the realities and responsibilities of adulthood, we want to return to our carefree childhoods. In her fabulous new novel about life, Girls...Just Let Your Mascara Run (now available through 1stBooks), Lillian Elizabeth Anne describes the awkward transition from childhood to adulthood and proves that life may not be easy, but there is no going back!
When Death Walks Amongst Us - New Book Examines the Emotions Surrounding Death
NEW HAVEN, Conn., Nov. 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Death visits everyone in time. The inevitable visit is often regarded with fear and leaves pain and sorrow in its wake. However, as time moves on, the pain lessens. Jeffrey L. Scudder hopes to help with the healing process with his new book, When Death Walks Amongst Us (now available through 1stBooks), a collection of stories about confronting most people's greatest fear: death.
Before Bombs Over Baghdad -- New Book Collects Letters of Couple's Year in Iraq
SAN ANGELO, Texas, Nov. 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Americans may not be the most popular visitors to Baghdad these days. There was a time, however, when Americans could safely visit Iraq and teach in their universities. The new book, Baghdad Letters (now available through 1stBooks), by Jay Farrington and Carole Chaney Farrington, is a diary recording their one year stay in Iraq.
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Chicago Law Firm Much Shelist Reminds Investors that Lead Plaintiff Petitions for Securities Fraud Lawsuit on Behalf of Investors in Strong Mutual Funds are due November 4, 2003
CHICAGO, Nov. 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The deadline for investors in Strong Mutual Funds to move for lead plaintiff in a securities fraud class action against Strong Capital Management, Inc., its Chairman and founder, Richard Strong, and the Strong Family of Mutual Funds is tomorrow. If you purchased, redeemed or held Strong Mutual Funds, as described below, between October 1, 1998 and July 3, 2003 (the "Class Period"), and you wish to be a lead plaintiff in the case, you must move to serve as lead plaintiff by filing a motion in the Court(s) where the lawsuit has been filed by November 4, 2003.