Booklist Praises New Book on Psoriasis
The library trade publication, Booklist, praises Coping with Psoriasis—A Patient’s Guide to Treatment, by David L. Cram, M.D. According to the September 15 issue of Booklist, “…Cram speaks wisely…he has long dealt with psoriasis and understands current knowledge of it…” The book has is off the press, and is being shipped to book stores nationwide.
Books Heading to South Africa
Addicus Books has signed a distribution agreement with foreign books distributor Wren Books of South Africa. The wholesaler supplies English-language books to bookstores and libraries in South Africa. “We are pleased to be working with this new distributor and seeing our titles shipped to this part of the world,” said Rod Colvin, of Addicus Books. “The first orders have already been shipped.”
Two new titles are heading to press. Cancers of the Mouth and Throat—A Patient’s Guide to Treatment, by surgeons William Lydiatt and Perry Johnson, is the first trade book to cover the subject of mouth and throat cancers. The second consumer health title, Living with PCOS—Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, is by Angela Boss and Evelina Weidman Sterling, both of whom have PCOS—a leading hormonal disorder. Their medical editor is Richard S. Legro, M.D., a nationally-recognized authority on PCOS.
North Carolina True Crime a Success
Author Lynn Chandler Willis began promoting Unholy Covenant in June and will appear at book signings across the state through October. The book has already gone into a second printing. Unholy Covenant details the story of the murder of a young bride in Pleasant Garden, North Carolina, by her husband and his brother. In the summer of 2001, Unholy Covenant, will be released nationally as a mass market paperback by St. Martin’s Press, New York
Author to Appear on National Broadcast
Susan Adams, author The Marital Compatibility Test, is scheduled to appear on the national morning show, Fox and Friends on Tuesday, October 17, in New York City. Ms. Adams has been actively promoting the book for the past several months, and has been interviewed by several dozen radio personalities.