A crash-course in mindfulness for educators, filled with strategies for cultivating concentration, compassion and calm in the classroom for students of all levels. (ASCD, World Rights, Fall 2020)
From the author of the novel, NAKED, set in Edwardian London, featuring a scandalous suffragette who falls from her hero’s balcony and into a convenient marriage (Mills & Boon/Harlequin, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, World).
A guide to maximizing your return on life and money for wealth creators who have either created their wealth or inherited it, as well as those who aspire to do so. (Praeger, March 2019, World exclusive of translation rights in Japan, Korea, Mainland China & Taiwan)
The next two books in the fierce-feminist urban fantasy WILD WOMEN trilogy, LILLITH’S CHILDREN and ISHTAR’S LEGACY pick up where the FREYJA’S DAUGHTER leaves off. Readers will follow Faline’s tale as she continues to rally and re-empower the Wild Women groups in order to take down the Hunter patriarchy once and for all! (City Owl Press, Spring 2019, World)
Award-winning educator Thomas Armstrong presents a nuanced, cross-cultural view of life’s journey–the human odyssey–from before birth to death. For each of twelve stages, he explores myths and challenges. Originally published in 2008, this important work will find new life with a new publisher. (Xia Press/Dover Publications, Spring 2019, World English)
An Afterlife, a debut novel, follows a young couple, Ilya and Ruby, who first meet in a displaced persons camp in Germany after the War, both lone survivors of their families, as they travel to America to forge a future together. Suffering from post-traumatic stress, they face challenges individually and as a couple as they struggle to adapt in a new culture. Fran Bartkowski is the former Chair of the English Department at Rutgers University–Newark, where she teaches memoir, feminist theory and literary criticism. (Loyola College’s Apprentice House, World Rights, Fall 2018)
Kids are exposed to sexual content at a younger and younger age, whether that is through the internet, advertisements, video games, or from interactions with their peers. HyperSext is a crucial resource, explaining in easy-to-understand language what exactly the psychological effects of that exposure can look like, and offering parents—and in turn, kids—the tools and expert advice on how to handle it appropriately. Helping children to process what may be disturbing or inappropriate can ensure that they grow up with a healthy attitude toward their own sexuality and body image and are emotionally capable in their future relationships. (Fair Winds Press/Fall 2018/World Rights)
Pulitzer-Prize Winning Washington Post investigative journalist relates the untold story of how a group of historians-turned-investigators at the U.S. Justice Department pursued one of the last great secrets of the Third Reich, a group of killers known as the Trawniki guards, Soviet soldiers recruited by the S.S. out of POW camps, and how more than dozen were found living decades later in cities and suburbs across America and brought to justice (Hachette Books/Fall 2019/World English).