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A Little Inspiration Goes a Long Way! -- Miranda's Muse: Small Town Storyteller Seeks Protege
SAN PEDRO, Calif., January 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Small town life is usually portrayed as secure, community-oriented and untroubled. But often, small towns demonstrate the same problems experienced by bigger cities, just on a smaller scale. Septuagenarian author Arlene Spector offers readers a glimpse into the lives of small town residents in her entertaining new book Miranda's Muse (now available from 1stBooks Library).
Grey Wolf, Corel, Enzon Pharmaceuticals, and TASER International Events to be Broadcast by Vcall Over the Internet
RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Grey Wolf, Inc. (AMEX:GW), Corel Corporation (Nasdaq:CORL), Enzon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENZN), and TASER International, Inc. (Nasdaq:TASR) will broadcast their investor communication events over the Internet, Vcall, a Service of WILink announced today.
Malachite Lion -- A novel featuring an unplanned adventure in East Africa
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., January 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Libraries are full of travel books on Africa, but Malachite Lion, (now available through 1stBooks Library) by Richard Modlin, is a superb narrative of an unplanned adventure, a modern odyssey that recounts the mysteries and paradoxes of East Africa. Travel writer William Chapman says, "The attention to detail is superb. This book will be a great primer for anyone planning a trip to East Africa."
Keeping Exotic Animals Happy -- Iguana Owner and Writer Releases Light-hearted How-To on Pet Care
SAN MATEO, Calif., January 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- At first, it seems that owning a pet is a simple thing. No matter what animal you bring home, there are basics: food, shelter, love and exercise. But, what about exotic animals? Is there something more to be said about how to care for the numerous exotic animals that fill American homes? An Iguana In The Family: By Grover Granville Green, the Green Iguana, now available through 1stBooks Library, is a light romp through life seen through the eyes of an iguana. More than that, however, An Iguana In The Family offers basic ideas and examples as to how to raise a happy and healthy exotic pet.
Passage Through History -- Story follows the life of a tough, savvy land-owning woman in the 1800's
LAFAYETTE, Calif., January 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- A woman of the Civil War, Elizabeth Dobbs, never moved more than fives miles from where she began her life but she experienced a life that was more eventful than most people experienced traveling the world. Author Virginia van Druten chronicles the life of the main character, Elizabeth, as she battled through the Civil War, the loss of her child, running the family farm, and the death of her husband in Passage Through History (now available through 1stBooks Library).