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Single in Saudi -- A Single American Woman Jet-Sets Across the Saudi Desert
HOUSTON, Feb. 14, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- From the minaret, the holy man, or muezzin, calls the faithful to one of the five prayers of the day. The sound mixes and is dissipated into the sandy air. A world of sand and mosques instead of trees and skyscrapers is far removed and exotic to most Americans. It is the last place a young single blue eyed blonde American woman would normally be found, but for Genia, that is the attraction. Single in Saudi (now available through 1stBooks Library) by Genia is an autobiographical account of her adventures in the heart of the Middle East.
Empowering Women: Starting with Cancer! A New Resource Book Details the Warriors and the Battle
PLACENTIA, Calif., Feb. 14, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Everyone's life has been touched and terrified in one way or another by cancer. Women Warriors: A History of Courage in the Battle Against Cancer (now available through 1st Books Library) is an insightful medical humanities text compiled for the informative purposes of academia and the general public. It is a conservative book in range and scope, written for both men and women, by Darcy Nikol Bryan, M.D. and Vernanne Bryan, Ph.D., a unique professional daughter and mother writing team.
A Journey To The Top -- New Novel Explores Abuse, Cover Up and The Dream of A Lifetime
BRONX, N.Y., Feb. 14, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Every piece of fiction carries within it a piece of non-fiction. No matter how fantastic a story, there is a part of it that rings true, making the rest of the book believable and changing the way readers react to the book. Our Little Secret (now available through 1stBooks Library), by author Kevin Carey, is a book that seamlessly blends fact and fiction into a powerful tale.
Grammar Ain't All That Important -- Two North Carolina Schoolboys Rebel Against Good Grammar
GREENSBORO, N.C., Feb. 14, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Just cause you don't speak English good, don't mean you're not smart. That is the philosophy of young Benjamin Franklin "Frankie" Riddle and his friend Jamie. In Me and Jamie (now available through 1stBooks Library) by Raymond F. Rogers, two schoolboys in rural North Carolina in the early 1930s revolt against the proper grammar and English they are being forced to speak.
ProAct IT Group
ProAct IT Group's Year-End Report 2002
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 14, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ProAct (Other OTC:PRGRF) succeeded in generating positive EBITA and a positive cash flow during the fourth quarter. Service operations developed well although system sales fell on account of the weak market. An action plan to improve profitability has been initiated. ProAct remains in a strong financial position.