James Patterson

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Name: James Patterson
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

James Patterson gives first grants to independent bookshops

James Patterson has announced the first round of independent bookshops in the UK and Ireland to receive grants following his pledge to donate £250,000 in June 2014.Over £130,000 has been allocated to independent bookshops following the first round of ... [Published Entertainment Focus - 23 hours ago]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Best-seller James Patterson gives Red Lion cash for revamp

First published in Local newsTHE best selling author in the world has awarded a Colchester bookshop £2,500 to give its children’s section a revamp.James Patterson, the US author of the Alex Cross detective books, has agreed to invest £250,000 in independent ... [Published Essex County Standard - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Letters to the Editor 10/01/2014

Assure benefits Editor: Today marks the annual observance of the International Day of Older Persons. One of the ways our nation can prevent older citizens from being left behind is by advocating for the protection of their earned health care benefits. ... [Published Scranton Times-Tribune - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Birth Announcements: August 2014

At PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center, LongviewHolly Ann Simmons and Andrew William Patterson of Kelso, a boy, Kennan James Patterson, July 31, 2014. Kennan is the grandson of James and Karin Simmons of Longview and Kenneth and Karen Patterson of Ra ... [Published Longview Daily News - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Bookshop owner gets in the driving seat to inspire schoolchildren

Octavia Karavla with her driving instructor Peter Goddard (10930942)First published in Cotswolds newsA GRANT from a best-selling author is helping a bookshop owner reach out to young readers.Bestselling author and bookshop devotee, James Patterson, ... [Published Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

The World?s Top-Earning Authors 2014

James Patterson$90 millionProducts Company Info 2014 Forbes.com LLC   All Rights Reserved ... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 30 2014]
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First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Fine Dining’s New Look

Chef to Chef Supplement , Club DiningThe Country Club of Little Rock (Ark.)Members seek upscale food as part of a more casual experience, with ingredient-focused menus and dishes that are creatively prepared.Fine dining has shifted from being a theme ... [Published Club & Resort Business - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Weekend Roundup: No more “Smashwords Edition” Kobo to fix download issue

By Lee Child on Why He Signed with Authors United (PW)Lee Child, the bestselling author of the Jack Reacher novels, revealed why he cares about the Amazon-Hachette dispute — and it’s not about e-book royalties. Child wrote, “it’s a thus-far-and-no-further ... [Published TeleRead - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Author’s gift will give children better future

.First published in NewsAS reports highlight the difficulty of problem children in the classroom, making sure the environment outside school is conducive to learning has never been so important.Key to this is encouraging the next generation to love reading, ... [Published Oxford Mail - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 2 reports

James Patterson: Best Friend to Indie Bookshops

In the UK and Ireland, 73 indie booksellers are feeling the luck o’ the Irish and the great good will of mega-bestselling author James Patterson.Taking a page from his 2013 announcement to give a cool $1 mil to independent bookstores around the U.S. to ... [Published Media Bistro - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Motive and opportunity

James Patterson doesn’t have any close relatives in the military, but he knows a few military characters: Jack Morgan is a Marine helicopter pilot-turned-private investigator. Dan Carter, his British counterpart, served in the Royal Military Police. Patterson ... [Published Stars and Stripes - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Hoddesdon bookstore awarded money from James Patterson fund

Comments (0)A bookshop has been awarded a share of a £250,000 pot of money for helping improve child literacy.Books@Hoddesdon, on the High Street, learnt this week that it is to receive £1,500 from the fund, set up by American author James Patterson.The ... [Published Hertfordshire Mercury - Sep 25 2014]

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"getting our kids reading is hugely important" Patterson said
"my guess is a lot of writers turned it down this year" Patterson, who attended last year's Campfire, told the Times

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James Patterson gives first grants to independe... [Published Entertainment Focus - 23 hours ago]
Best-seller James Patterson gives Red Lion cash... [Published Essex County Standard - Oct 01 2014]
Letters to the Editor 10/01/2014 [Published Scranton Times-Tribune - Oct 01 2014]
Birth Announcements: August 2014 [Published Longview Daily News - Sep 30 2014]
Bookshop owner gets in the driving seat to insp... [Published Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard - Sep 30 2014]
The World?s Top-Earning Authors 2014 [Published Forbes.com - Sep 30 2014]
Authors take aim at Amazon over fight with publ... [Published PBS - Sep 30 2014]
Fine Dining’s New Look [Published Club & Resort Business - Sep 29 2014]
Weekend Roundup: No more “Smashwords Edition” K... [Published TeleRead - Sep 28 2014]
Kulpreet Yadav [Published Outlook India - Sep 27 2014]
Author’s gift will give children better future [Published Oxford Mail - Sep 27 2014]
James Patterson: Best Friend to Indie Bookshops [Published Media Bistro - Sep 26 2014]
Millionaire thriller writer James Patterson gif... [Published Newham Recorder - Sep 26 2014]
Show and Tell - Part 1 [Published Ladue News - Sep 25 2014]
Motive and opportunity [Published Stars and Stripes - Sep 25 2014]
Hoddesdon bookstore awarded money from James Pa... [Published Hertfordshire Mercury - Sep 25 2014]
‘Edge of Eternity’ Joins iBooks Bestsellers List [Published Media Bistro - Sep 25 2014]
Anti-Amazon author group petitioning DoJ to exa... [Published Electronista - Sep 25 2014]
Into the Mind of an Author: Kim Cresswell [Published Examiner.com - Sep 25 2014]
In a Mississippi Jail, Convictions and Counsel ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 25 2014]
Pulp Novel by SU alumni in works to become moti... [Published Daily Orange - Sep 25 2014]
iBooks Bestsellers: 'Gone Girl' Takes the Lead [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Sep 24 2014]
WW1 theme to autumn season [Published Eastwood & Kimberley Advertiser - Sep 24 2014]
Sept. 24 Library Notes [Published Cadiz Record - Sep 24 2014]
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Tarwheel A’s host Model ‘A’ car tour in Kinston [Published Kinston Free Press - Sep 24 2014]
‘Divas Never Flinch’ by Jon McDonald – A Fun, S... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Sep 23 2014]
Court forced to clarify ruling in Thomas Hill's... [Published St Augustine Herald - Sep 23 2014]
Prosecutors target Seattle rapist with plan to ... [Published seattlepi.com - Sep 23 2014]
Is Bezos’ Super-Secret Campfire Cooling? [Published Media Bistro - Sep 23 2014]
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4 Stars 21 Yr Old CEO's "The Success Initiative" [Published PR.com Press Releases - Aug 13 2014]
New Orleans, LA, August 13, 2014 --( PR.com )-- Readers' Favorite, an industry standout reviewing "for icons and celebrities like Random House, Penguin Group, Harper Collins, Simon & Schuster....James Patterson, Nicholas Sparks, David Baldacci, Jim ...
Amazon vs. Disney, Explained by Classic Animate... [Published The Curious Capitalist - Aug 11 2014]
More3 Ways Walmart Is Trying to Out-Amazon Amazon Google, Barnes & Noble Team Up to Take on Amazon Best ATM Ever Gives Away Free Trips to Disney, Flights to Caribbean In its storied, revolutionary history, Amazon.com hasn’t been hesitant to employ ...
Amazon-Hachette price war: Email a CEO [Published AdBanks.net - Aug 10 2014]
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his Hachette counterpart should prepare for some reader emails. br /> Looking for some scintillating reading? Put down your e-book, and dig into the battle over how those books are priced. The war of words between Amazon, ...
Is Amazon Evil Because It Wants to Charge You *... [Published Hit & Run - Jul 30 2014]
<p><img alt="" height="263" src="http://cloudfront-media.reason.com/mc/ngillespie/2014_07/bezos428.jpg?h=263&w=350" title="30 Percenter.|||" width="350" style="float: right;"/&gt;Folksinterested in the publishing industry know that Amazon, the world' ...
Barnes & Noble’s Get Pop-Cultured Celebrations ... [Published EON Retail - Jul 29 2014]
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced even more special events in all stores nationwide ...
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