From Hippie to Conservative: One Woman’s Journey in “True Love Waits: How a Hippie Peace Freak Became a Social Conservative” by Joanna C. Chestnut.
Make love not war was the rallying cry of young people in the swinging sixties. But as Bob Dylan prophetically sang, The Times They Are A-Changin.’
People also change as they grow up and mature. Author Joanna Chestnut tells her own story of how her views evolved in her intriguing book True Love Waits: How a Hippie Peace Freak Became a Social Conservative. The wisdom gained by the author promotes saving sex for marriage, and after experiencing a courtship long enough to get to know your potential partner on all levels: intellectual, emotional, and spiritual. Her social conservatism is not based on religious teachings; rather, it is about achieving holistic intimacy before becoming physically intimate.
The book describes the author’s journey from the hippie days of free love to a conservative philosophy of waiting for marriage. Her transformation is a direct result of growing up in the 1950s and her teenage years in the late 1960s, as well as raising six children over the More >
Listen to the music: Bay City roller tells all in “The Lost Roller: The Autobiography of Nobby Clark” by Nobby Clark.
Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency is pleased to announce the release of its newest title, The Lost Roller: The Autobiography of Nobby Clark, by author Nobby Clark.
Take a stroll down memory lane reading The Lost Roller: The Autobiography of Nobby Clark. Nobby was the founding member and original lead singer of The Bay City Rollers. He sang on all the group’s early hits, including such classics as “Keep on Dancing,” “We Can Make Music,” “Manana,” “Remember,” and the No.1 song in America, “Saturday Night.”
Nobby recorded many other hits with The Bay City Rollers and also wrote songs for the group, all of which have appeared on at least 24 albums sold worldwide over a 40-year period. Although Nobby left the Rollers in 1974, his recordings are still being released today. Even with the wild success of his music, this rock pioneer has not been given the recognition or royalty payments from the millions of worldwide record sales.
His legal battle for money due to him in the New York courts More >
“Elegance” by Andreas Buergi is a No. 1 best-selling book on Amazon full of wisdom and stories.
This No. 1 best-selling book on Amazon is full of wisdom, stories, methods, as well as meditations written to help readers find their own Elegance. You will reap real, rapid, relevant results in both your business and private life, by applying the recommended steps that lead to truly satisfying success.
Elegance rises above the ordinary, creating surprisingly satisfying, significant results with an amazing sense of lightness and ease. In the fields of information technology, mathematics, and engineering, elegant solutions provide a simple method not normally obvious at first sight, producing highly effective results, often solving multiple problems at once – even those that may not be interrelated!
Elegance invites us to stress less and focus more on getting the maximum impact for every action we take. This book enables us to break through the glass ceiling that has prevented us from accessing the powerful potential spiritual intelligence provides us with, enabling us to succeed more easily, with lightness and joy.
About the More >
Author and CEO, Jerry Shults is pleased to announce the release of his new book, “Home Health Marketing: Play to Win.”
Whether you’re a college student on the verge of entering the world of medical marketing, a seasoned marketer transitioning into the field of healthcare, or simply someone curious about the latest marketing trends, Home Health Marketing has something for you.
Brimming with anecdotes, statistics, practical tips, and immediately actionable steps, author and professional home health marketer Jerry Shults shares his years of experience in the business like he’s having a sit-down conversation with you.
Starting with the basics, Shults takes you step by step through the process of understanding and building your career in home health marketing. But he doesn’t stop there. Knowing from experience the importance of not only getting new clients, but also developing regular clients, he provides follow-up strategies and describes how customer relationship management (CRM) software can help you maintain your client base. Shults even shares some of his mistakes to help you see the importance of being professional and preserving good relationships within the industry.
“The Power of the Pipes” by Maud Robertson Ramsay Nomiyama is a cultural memoir: whoever heard of a bagpipe band in … Japan?
Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency is pleased to announce the release of its newest title, The Power of the Pipes, by author Maud Robertson Ramsay Nomiyama.
The Power of the Pipes is a true story about starting up a bagpipe band in of all places, Japan.
Author Maud Robertson Ramsay Nomiyama has successfully crossed cultural divides in her personal life, and reminisces in her latest book how her late father “would have been so proud of us marching in a pipe band in Japan.”
Her amazing tale tells how the band was started and the incredible things that happened, such as how she had to invent a method of writing music scores for tenor drummers, and how she then had to invent a method of writing music scores able to be used by snare drummers of nursery school age, “simply because we started a pipe band in Japan, despite tremendous odds.” Examples of this new method of writing drum music have been included.
As it unwinds, her story tells of the wonderful More >
“Going Gay: My Journey from Evangelical Christian Minister to Self-acceptance, Love, Life, and Meaning” by Tim Rymel
“Going Gay: My Journey from Evangelical Christian Minister to Self-acceptance, Love, Life, and Meaning” by Tim Rymel shares journey from ex-gay activist to out LGBT leader.
Rymel offers unique insight for church’s conversation on homosexuality…
For five years, Tim Rymel made his living working at an organization that helped Christian men and women reconcile their same sex attractions with their faith. Now, Rymel is sharing his own story of struggling as a gay man in a conservative Christian environment, how destructive “reparative therapy” is, and how churches can better reach out to the LGBT community in his new book Going Gay: My Journey from Evangelical Christian Minister to Self-acceptance, Love, Life, and Meaning.
Rymel entered Love in Action’s residential program in 1990 to deal with his unwanted same sex attraction, the next year becoming the organization’s Outreach Director. During that time, Love in Action became a media sweetheart with its leaders making appearances on a variety of popular television shows, including Oprah Winfrey, Good Morning America and The 700 Club. Love in Action also became heavily involved with the Christian right movement and helped unify the Christian More >
Stunning biographies of women span four centuries of British History in “Her Story in Four Centuries” by Sylvia M. Webber.
Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency is pleased to announce the release of its newest title, Her Story in Four Centuries, by author Sylvia M. Webber.
Her Story in Four Centuries shows that it is the women who hold society together, while men are lauded in the history books.
This insightful book telling the true stories of seven women spans four centuries. It testifies to the strength of mind of women forced to cope with wars and illness, while protecting and educating their children, and it explains how families survived as the British Empire spread.
Margaret Rudston was caught up in the English Civil War. When her husband died, she had to fight in court to keep the family property. Maria Barstow endured 20 years of Napoleonic wars in Danzig (now Gdansk in Poland), where her house was inhabited at different times by the future queen of Holland, the French army, Napoleon, and the Russian army. Mrs Jones and her children fled from Ireland when the French landed to support a rebellion. The Kelly sisters lived in More >
“Most Common Mistakes by Non-Native Speakers of English: How Not to Be Conspicuous As a Foreigner Because of One’s Bad English” by Sergiy Zatsarynnyy.
Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency is pleased to announce the release of its newest title, Most Common Mistakes by Non-Native Speakers of English: How Not to Be Conspicuous As a Foreigner Because of One’s Bad English, by author Sergiy Zatsarynnyy.
Speaking proper English is one of the most important goals faced by people throughout the world. This educational guide shows the way, while pointing out the Most Common Mistakes by Non-Native Speakers of English: How Not to Be Conspicuous As a Foreigner Because of One’s Bad English.
The book covers common English language issues for business people as well as students and others. The author has found that non-native speakers tend to repeat the same mistakes, and that these frequent errors also tend to appear in conversation, business correspondence, and emails.
The material covered is a reworked compilation of the “Polishing Up English” newsletters that the author has been sending for over six years to employees whose More >
Book of Poetry Prepares Children for Life’s Challenges in “Echoes of Wisdom: Poems for Children and Youth” by Kundisai Mudita.
Wisdom comes with age. It also comes with guidance and asking questions. Webster’s Dictionary defines wisdom as knowledge gained by having many experiences in life; the natural ability to understand things that most other people cannot understand; and knowledge of what is proper or reasonable, such as good sense or judgment.
Echoes of Wisdom: Poems for Children and Youth is a collection of poems written for children and youth that will guide and counsel them, help them confront life challenges, and make informed decisions in real-life situations. The poems are grouped into the five themes: wisdom; school; guidance and counselling; life issues; and appreciation.
The poems under wisdom are about helping youth show respect and consideration of others. The theme of school covers helping children to be assertive in school issues, and appreciating themselves as well as those who are different. Guidance and counseling is about being hardworking and considerate in preparation for independent living. Life issues include taking responsibility for your own actions and making the right choices. The poetry about appreciation guides More >
“Definitions of Love: Practical Tips for Demonstrating Love as Family, Professionals, and Members of Society” by Althea L. McMillan
“Definitions of Love: Practical Tips for Demonstrating Love as Family, Professionals, and Members of Society” by Althea L. McMillan is now Available for Kindle, Nook, iPad and other e-Readers.
Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency is pleased to announce the release of its newest title, Definitions of Love: Practical Tips for Demonstrating Love as Family, Professionals, and Members of Society, by author Althea L. McMillan.
Definitions of Love: Practical Tips for Demonstrating Love as Family, Professionals, and Members of Society is a collection of poems based on I Corinthians 13. It is an inspiring read because Corinthians states that if there is no love, there is nothing, and humanity is bankrupt without it. Just as true love never dies or gives up, these poems will stay with readers.
Inspired by the teachings of I Corinthians 13, the poetry in Definitions of Love tells how important it is for everyone to demonstrate love.
“But for right now, until that completeness, we have three things to do to lead us toward that consummation: Trust steadily in God, hope unswervingly, love extravagantly. And the best of the three is More >