Andrea Bonior, Ph.D., author of Detox Your Thoughts (Chronicle, May 2020), won the Excellence in Teaching Award (adjunct category) given by the Society for the Teaching of Psychology, a division of the American Psychological Association. Her book received a starred review in the March 16 issue of Publishers Weekly.

Nincompoopery: Why Your Customers Hate You and How to Fix It, by John R. Brandt (Harper Leadership) won the 2020 Silver Award in the business theory category given by the Axiom Business Book Awards.

Pat Crocker’s book The Herbalist’s Kitchen (Sterling) won the Silver award for Health and Special Diet Cookbooks at the Taste Canada Awards.

Matt Durfee’s The Job Search Navigator (Agate) was an IPBA finalist in the business/career category.




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Marni Jameson, author of the forthcoming What to Do with Everything You Own to Leave the Legacy You Want (The Experiment, spring 2021) recently addressed the Venice (Fla.) Golf & Country Club, whose general manger said, "Marni was amazing! Informative with just the right touch of humor -- loved it! Can't wait to have her back!"

The Library Journal's review of Dr. James Zender's Recovering from Your Car Accident (R&L, October 2020) said that "with empathy and compassion, Dr. Zender explains how to conquer the multitide of challenges that often result from auto accidents." Dr. Zender's comments were featured on Katie Couric's Wake-Up Call newsletter.

Michelle Braun, PhD's High-Octane Brain (Sterling, Sept. 2020) received a starred review from Library Journal, which called the book "essential" and "an informative resource."

Tom Holland, author of Micro-Workout Plan (Sterling, March 2020), launched his new podcast, "Fitness Disrupted," on iHeart Radio, with Bowflex as a major sponsor

Tanya Carroll Richardson is writing a monthly column for Spirit and Destiny magazine (UK). Her newest book, Are You an Earth Angel?, was published by Llewellyn in spring 2020.

An excerpt from My Parent’s Keeper: The Guilt, Grief, Guesswork and Unexpected Gifts of Caregiving, by Jody Gastfriend, appears on, called “Why I Adored My Father's Mistress."

Linda Konner’s schedule of writers’ conferences and other events

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