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Stories of Australian soldiers’ war brides told in new book

Stories of Australian soldiers’ war brides told in new book M2 BEST BOOKS-(C)2000-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD The stories of some of the women who fell in love with Australian soldiers and sailed across the seas to join them are told in a new book. Author Carol Fallows used taped interviews, letters, memoirs, newspapers and historical […]

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Chinese author fined for plagiarism

Chinese author fined for plagiarism M2 BEST BOOKS-(C)2000-2004 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD Guo Jingming, a popular young Chinese author, has been fined for plagiarising another book in his bestselling novel ‘Falling Blossoms in Romantic Dream’. A court in Beijing ruled this week that 12 major plot elements and a total of 57 paragraphs in Guo’s book […]

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Examination of the concept of Heaven published

Examination of the concept of Heaven published M2 BEST BOOKS-(C)2000-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD ‘Heaven: A Traveller’s Guide to the Undiscovered Country’ by Peter Stanford is the author’s search for a version of Heaven which is intellectually satisfying and consoling to the spirit. Stanford divides the many versions of Heaven into two categories: the theocentric, which […]

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Trafford Publishing announces new print-on-demand colour publishing service

Trafford Publishing announces new print-on-demand colour publishing service M2 BEST BOOKS-(C)2000-2004 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD US-based Trafford Publishing has announced that all budding children’s authors that could not previously get published now can through its new print-on-demand colour publishing service. Author’s can self publish their work through Trafford Publishing at prices ranging from USD999 to USD40,000. […]

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Secondary schools to receive free books to encourage boys to read

Secondary schools to receive free books to encourage boys to read M2 BEST BOOKS-(C)2000-2007 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD Free books are being donated to libraries at secondary schools throughout England by the Department for Education and Skills to help encourage teenage boys to read. A Department for Education and Skills list, which has been created by […]

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Literary storm in Spain over ghostwriter allegations

Literary storm in Spain over ghostwriter allegations M2 BEST BOOKS-(C)2000-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD Nobel prizewinner and one of Spain’s most distinguished authors, Camilo Jose Cela, has been accused by journalist Tomas Garcia Yebra of using ghostwriters for the majority of his career. Whilst conducting research for his book ‘Undoing Cela’, Yebra is said to have […]

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‘Bukan Puteri Lindungan Bulan’ launched by Malaysia’s national laureate

‘Bukan Puteri Lindungan Bulan’ launched by Malaysia’s national laureate M2 BEST BOOKS-(C)2000-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD The novel ‘Bukan Puteri Lindungan Bulan’ written by Liana Afiera Malik has been launched by national laureate Datuk A. Samad Said at the Mall in Jalan Putra, Malaysia. The 1,211-page book – which details the legendary princess Puteri Lindungan Bulan […]

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Amazon to open new UK dispatch centre

Amazon to open new UK dispatch centre M2 BEST BOOKS-(C)2000-2004 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD Online retailer Amazon is to open a second UK dispatch centre, creating up to 300 jobs in Scotland. The new facility will be built at Gourock in Inverclyde and will be backed by development agencies. The new depot will handle UK and […]

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Ryden to manage Amazon’s Fife warehouse

Ryden to manage Amazon’s Fife warehouse M2 BEST BOOKS-(C)2000-2006 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD Online book retailer Amazon’s warehouse in Fife, Scotland is to be run by city property agent Ryden. According to The Scotsman, the company will be employed mainly in an advisory capacity and will be responsible for service charge budgeting, reconciliation and contract administration […]

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New president appointed by Paradise Publishers

New president appointed by Paradise Publishers M2 BEST BOOKS-(C)2000-2007 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD Paradise Publishers Inc has announced that it has appointed Martin Wales as president of the company. Wales has previously worked as National Channel Manager for Goldmine Software and was also the executive producer of PayPal Radio and host of Microsoft’s talk radio show […]