Brenda Turner’s “Bullying” wins 2018 Pacific Book Award!

by Maricel Alcantara

 
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 Brenda Turner’s book, Bullying – What are we really scared of? has won for the Best Self Help category for the Pacific Book Awards. http://www.pacificbookreview.com/2018-winners-finalists/ This informative book challenges the current system’s response of victim blaming and punishment and lays the foundation for a successful way of dealing with bullies. Turner gives realistic, affordable, and […]

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Xlibris Winners for Eric Hoffer Award 2018!

by Maricel Alcantara

 
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 Xlibris is proud to announce its Winners and Honorable Mentions for the 2018 Eric Hoffer Award! The Eric Hoffer Award honors the memory of the great American philosopher Eric Hoffer by highlighting salient writing, as well as the independent spirit of small publishers. Since its inception, the Hoffer has become one of the largest international […]

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Xlibris Writing Tips| The Space Opera Genre Pt 2

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris Writing Tips| The Space Opera Genre

 Xlibris Publishing returns with Part 2 of The Space Opera Genre.   The People and the Politics To one degree or another, the narrative of a Space Opera tends to focus anywhere between individual characters- the people- and society at large- the politics- within the setting. In a Space Opera both elements have roles, though […]

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Xlibris Writing Tips| The Space Opera Genre

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris Writing Tips| The Space Opera Genre

 With the recent release of Season 3 of the hit science-fiction series The Expanse, Xlibris has decided to share tips and suggestions for writing your own story within The Space Opera Genre.     A sub-genre of science-fiction, Space Opera consists of a combination of space warfare, melodramatic adventure, interplanetary conflict, and risk-taking. Stories within […]

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Xlibris Author| Francis Pendlebury, Arkenfall

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris Author| Francis Pendlebury, Arkenfall

 Xlibris Publishing introduces Francis Pendlebury, author of Arkenfall.   About Your Book and Yourself   Please briefly describe your book My book is called Arkenfall. It is set in an original, yet recognisable and easily accessible fantasy world. The story is focused around a city called Arken, capital of an empire that could be said […]

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