Posts Tagged ‘parenting’

{Nonfiction/Parenting} What’s the Deal with Teens and Time Management Blog Tour Sign Up

Leslie Josel will be touring September 1 – 30 with her nonfiction/parenting book, WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH TEENS AND TIME MANAGEMENT: A PARENTS’ GUIDE TO HELPING YOUR TEEN SUCCEED! We are looking for: Reviews (Paperback U.S. / PDF) Interviews Guest Posts Book Spotlights Please sign up on the form below. If you are chosen to host, we will email you within 72 hours. Thank you! Title: What’s the Deal with Teens and Time Management: A Parents’ Guide to Helping Your Teen Succeed Author: Leslie Josel Publisher: People Tested Media Pages: 88 Genre: Nonfiction/Parenting Time management is a challenge for everyone, but it is a particularly daunting challenge for teens.
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Pump Up Your Book Presents The Sexualization of America’s Kids Book Blast – Win a $25 Amazon Gift Card!

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you J.E. Wright’s THE SEXUALIZATION OF AMERICA’S KIDS book blast July 27 – August 7 ! Title: The Sexualization of America’s Kid’s Author: J.E. Wright Publisher: iUniverse Pages: 176 Genre: Parenting Format: Kindle/Paperback Currently, kids are being hyper-sexualized by the exploding provocativeness in the media. Parents can develop the skills to recognize these subtle influences and the knowledge to counteract and do something about it. In The Sexualization of America’s Kids, Mr. Wright draws on his 22 years as a therapist, working with over 1,000 kids and their families, to demonstrate how this provocativeness affects our kids. He uses their stories to discuss how kids fall
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Guilt Free Motherhood Virtual Book Publicity Tour

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Amber Khan’s GUILT FREE MOTHERHOOD: A 5-STEP GUIDE TO RECLAIMING YOUR TIME, HEALTH & WELL-BEING virtual book tour June 15 – July 31! Title: Guilt Free Motherhood: A 5-Step Guide to Reclaiming Your Time, Health & Well-Being Author: Amber Khan Publisher: Rethink Press Pages: 156 Genre: Nonfiction/Parenting/Motherhood Format: Paperback/Kindle “Own your happiness. Reclaim your well-being. Make a guilt-free lifestyle, your choice of living! Do you think being a ‘super mum’ is your only option? Do you neglect your own health while caring for others? Do you struggle to maintain a happy work/life balance? Do you often feel stressed and burnt-out?
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{Nonfiction/Parenting/Motherhood} Guilt Free Motherhood Blog Tour Sign Up

Amber Kahn will be touring July 6 – 31 with her nonfiction/parenting/motherhood book, Guilt Free Motherhood: A 5 Step Guide to Reclaiming Your Time, Health & Well-Being! We are looking for: Reviews (Paperback & PDF) Interviews Guest Posts Please sign up on the form below. If you are chosen to host, we will email you within 72 hours. Thank you! Title: Guilt Free Motherhood: A 5-Step Guide to Reclaiming Your Time, Health & Well-Being Author: Amber Khan Publisher: Rethink Press Pages: 156 Genre: Nonfiction/Parenting/Motherhood Format: Paperback/Kindle “Own your happiness. Reclaim your well-being. Make a guilt-free lifestyle, your choice of living! Do you think being a ‘super mum’ is your
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Depression and Your Child Virtual Book Publicity Tour

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Deborah Serani’s DEPRESSION AND YOUR CHILD: A GUIDE FOR PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS virtual book tour February 2 – 27! Title: Depression and Your Child: A Guide for Parents and Caregivers Author: Deborah Serani Publisher: Rowman and Littlefield Pages: 232 Genre: Self-Help/Psychology, Parenting Format: Hardback/Paperback/Kindle Seeing your child suffer in any way is a harrowing experience for any parent. Mental illness in children can be particularly draining due to the mystery surrounding it, and the issue of diagnosis at such a tender age. Depression and Your Child is an award-winning book that gives parents and caregivers a uniquely textured understanding of
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{Self-Help/Parenting} Depression and Your Child: A Guide for Parents and Caregivers Blog Tour Sign Up

Deborah Serani will be touring February 2 – 27 with her self-help/psychology/parenting book, DEPRESSION AND YOUR CHILD: A GUIDE FOR PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS! We are looking for: Reviews (paper only) Interviews Guest Posts Book Spotlights Please sign up on the form below. If you are chosen to host, we will email you within 72 hours. Thank you! Title: Depression and Your Child: A Guide for Parents and Caregivers Author: Deborah Serani Publisher: Rowman and Littlefield Pages: 232 Genre: Self-Help/Psychology, Parenting Format: Hardback/Paperback/Kindle Seeing your child suffer in any way is a harrowing experience for any parent. Mental illness in children can be particularly draining due to the mystery surrounding
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Pump Up Your Book Chats with Ed Grizzle, author of It’s Your Decision

Ed Grizzle started a ministry called It’s Your Decision that helps addicts, prostitutes, and others who face difficult circumstances. He and his late wife, Mary, raised two children. Grizzle currently lives in Illinois. Can you tell us why you wrote your book? I wanted to share my life with people and how accepting and living for Jesus Christ made my life truly worth living. Which part of the book was hardest to write? Basically it was all easy to write because it was on my personal life. Does your book have an underlying message that readers should know? I guess I would say the underlying message would be that living
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Pump Up Your Book Presents It’s Your Decision Virtual Book Publicity Tour

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Ed Grizzle’s It’s Your Decision virtual book tour October 20 – December 12!   Title: It’s Your Decision Author: Ed Grizzle Publisher: iUniverse Pages: 128 Genre: Family Relationships/Parenting Format: Ebook Purchase at AMAZON Children are gifts from God, but parenting those children can often be a difficult task. In It’s Your Decision, author Ed Grizzle shows how parenting can be successful when it’s carried out according to God’s plan. Using his life’s experiences as a guide, Grizzle explores the importance of making the right decisions in life—from choosing the right lifestyle and the right mate and to raising children according to what God has
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{Virtual Book Tour} Pump Up Your Book Presents The Search Virtual Book Publicity Tour

Pump Up Your Book is proud to be representing Titia Ellis, author of the family relationship/parenting book, The Search, as she tours the blogosphere December 16 – January 17! ABOUT THE SEARCH Title: The Search Genre: Family Relationship/Parenting Author: Titia Ellis, PhD Publisher: iUniverse Pages: 232 Language: English “A compelling story of an adopted woman’s search for her truth and a mother lost, found, and lost again. The Search is a poignant memoir of the reality of an adoptee’s life. I couldn’t put it down.” JOE SOLL, LCSW, PSYCHOTHERAPIST, AUTHOR OF ADOPTION HEALING…A PATH TO RECOVERY Titia Ellis remembers the exact moment her life changed forever. Her mother, still in her dressing gown,
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Pump Up Your Book Presents The Search Book Blast – Win a $25 Amazon Gift Card!

Pump Up Your Book is proud to announce Titia Ellis’  family relationship/parenting book Book Blast The Search: A Memoir of an Adopted Woman November 11-22! Titia will be giving away a $25 Amazon Gift Card. To enter, fill out the Rafflecopter form below or on participating blogs throughout the blast and good luck! All participating bloggers willing to host are eligible to win. Thank you! To sign up for this blast: ABOUT THE SEARCH Title: The Search Genre: Family Relationship/Parenting Author: Titia Ellis, PhD Publisher: iUniverse Pages: 232 Language: English “A compelling story of an adopted woman’s search for her truth and a mother lost, found, and lost again. The Search is a
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{Virtual Book Tour} Pump Up Your Book Presents Depression and Your Child Virtual Book Publicity Tour

Pump Up Your Book is proud to be representing Deborah Serani, author of the self-help parenting book, Depression and Your Child: A Guide for Parents and Caregivers, as she tours the blogosphere September 2 – October 31! ABOUT DEPRESSION AND YOUR CHILD: A GUIDE FOR PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS Title: Depression and Your Child: A Guide for Parents and Caregivers Genre: Self-Help, Parenting Author: Deborah Serani Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 16, 2013) Pages: 242 Language: English ISBN-10: 1442221453 ISBN-13: 978-1442221451 Seeing your child suffer in any way is a harrowing experience for any parent. Mental illness in children can be particularly draining due to the mystery surrounding it,
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{Book Blast} Pump Up Your Book Presents Runabouts Virtual Book Publicity Tour

Join P.J. Jenkins, author of the parenting/bullying book, Runabouts, as she tours the blogosphere September 9 – September 20 on her first Book Blast with Pump Up Your Book! P.J. will be giving away a $25 Amazon GC/Paypal Cash to one lucky winner! To enter, fill out the Rafflecopter form on the participating blogs below and good luck! If you would like to host P.J., please email Tracee at tgleichner (at) gmail.com. ABOUT RUNABOUTS Runabouts is a story about friends having fun together, as well as dealing with unpleasant situations. Sunny is a very good friend and tries to make sure that his friends are not taken advantage of
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{New Self-Help/Parenting/Psychology Book for Review} Depression and Your Child: A Guide for Parents and Caregivers by Deborah Serani

Deborah Serani will be touring September 2 – October 31 with her self-help/parenting/psychology book, Depression and Your Child: A Guide for Parents and Caregivers. We are looking for reviews, guest post spots, interviews, first chapter reveals and book spotlights. To sign up, click on banner below: Seeing your child suffer in any way is a harrowing experience for any parent. Mental illness in children can be particularly draining due to the mystery surrounding it, and the issue of diagnosis at such a tender age. Depression and Your Child gives parents and caregivers a uniquely textured understanding of pediatric depression, its causes, its symptoms, and its treatments. Author Deborah Serani
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Your Daughter Needs a Hero Virtual Book Publicity Tour 2012

Join Maria C. Furlough, author of the family/relationships/parenting book, Your Daughter Needs a Hero, as she tours the blogosphere June 4 – 22 on her first virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book! ABOUT MARIA C. FURLOUGH Eighteen years ago, an eleven year old girl looked in mirror and for the first time in her innocent life…she realized she hated what she saw.  That girl was me.  It continued to be me until in my early twenties I realized two things: God had a bigger plan for me than that and part of that plan was for me to help other girls not be like me.As God slowly
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New Family/Relationships/Parenting Book for Review: Your Daughter Needs a Hero by Maria C. Furlough

Maria C. Furlough will be touring June 4 – 22 with her family/relationships/parenting book, Your Daughter Needs a Hero. What drives teenage girls? What tempts them? What causes their insecurities? More importantly, what can parents do to make a difference in their lives? Author Maria Furlough battled self-image and self-esteem issues as a teenager, and in Your Daughter Needs a Hero she uses a mix of personal stories and years of experience counseling teenage girls in youth ministry to show parents what their teenage daughters are going through and how best to help them. Furlough explains how things such as fad diets, the media, and pornography influence a teen
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Hurry Less Worry Less for Moms Virtual Book Publicity Tour 2012

Join Judy Christie, author of the Christian Living/Inspirational book, Hurry Less Worry Less for Moms, as she virtually tours the blogosphere May 1 – 25 on her second virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book! ABOUT JUDY CHRISTIE Author Judy Christie loves to help busy people slow down and enjoy each day more – in her series of novels about Green, Louisiana, and her Hurry Less Worry Less nonfiction books. Judy started her writing career as the editor of The Barret Banner in elementary school and has kept a journal since she was nine (and still has all of them). She likes wandering around flea markets, walking in
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Guest Blogger: Bestsellers Are Not Born. They’re Made! by Terri Giuliano Long

Bestsellers Are Not Born. They’re Made! Terri Giuliano Long When I published my debut novel, In Leah’s Wake, in October 2010, I had no clue as to what I was doing. Stupidly, too embarrassed to self-promote, I posted the book on Amazon. That was it. I mean really it – not even my parents knew I’d published the book! I sold two books in October, four in November, and thirty-four in December. For a month or so after the holidays, as people bought books for their new Kindles, I sold a few copies a day. By March, with sales lagging, and I realized that, if I didn’t do something,
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First Chapters: In Leah’s Wake by Terri Giuliano Long

* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * In Leah’s Wake By Terri Giuliano Long CreateSpace/Inspired Quill (September 27, 2011) Women’s Fiction Chapter 1 September Zoe and Will Tyler sat at the dining room table, playing poker. The table, a nineteenth-century, hand-carved mahogany, faced the bay window overlooking their sprawling front yard. Husband and wife sat facing one another, a bowl of Tostitos and a half-empty bottle of port positioned between them. Their favorite Van Morrison disc—Tupelo Honey—spun on the player in the family room, the music drifting out of speakers built
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New Book for Review: Contemporary Fiction/Drama ‘Family Rules’

Vincent Tuckwood will be touring January 2nd through the 27th ’12 with his contemporary fiction/drama novel, Family Rules: A Novel (iUniverse). New York. In this city that never sleeps, anyone could make a brand new start of it. Or so the song goes. For some people, starting again is no option. Kenny is adrift in the city, tormented by the scars and memories of his unique upbringing as a child star in the UK, chasing any addiction that can fill the void he carries at his core. Increasingly unable to paper over the cracks, to numb himself with street corner narcotics, or build an abiding relationship with his junkie
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Family Rules Virtual Book Publicity Tour January 2012

Join Vincent Tuckwood, author of the contemporary fiction/drama novel, Family Rules: A Novel (View Beyond LLC), as he virtually tours the blogosphere January 2-27 2012 on his first virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book! About Vincent Tuckwood Vincent Tuckwood is a story-teller working in fiction, song and verse. At any given point in time, he’s proud to be a father, husband, son, brother, cousin and friend to the people who mean the world to him. He is the author of the novels Escalation, Family Rules, Karaoke Criminals and Do Sparrows Eat Butterflies? as well as the 2010 poetry collection, Garbled Glittering Glamours. His screenplays are Team Building
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In Leah’s Wake Virtual Book Publicity Tour Nov/Dec 2011 & Jan 2012

Join Terri Giuliano Long, author of the women’s fiction novel, In Leah’s Wake (Createspace/Inspired Quill), as she virtually tours the blogosphere November 14 – January 27 2011 on her first virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book! About Terri Giuliano Long Terri Giuliano Long is the bestselling author of the award-winning novel In Leah’s Wake. Books offer her a zest for life’s highs and comfort in its lows. She’s all-too-happy to share this love with others as a novelist and a writing teacher at Boston College. Her life outside of books is devoted to her family. In her spare time, she enjoys walking, traveling to far-flung places, and
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Pump Up Your Book Chats with Michael Reilly

Michael Reilly is a writer and entrepreneur. He earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Yale University and a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University. His first published novel, Fresh Heir, was released in May 2011. He is also founder and chief executive officer of FitDivs Inc, a company that promotes and rewards healthy living. Michael resides with his wife and four children in Charlottesville, VA. You can visit his website at www.freshheirnovel.com or connect with him on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pages/Fresh-Heir/168240473246308. Q: Thank you for this interview, Michael.  Can you tell us why you wrote your book, Fresh Heir? I had written several novels without any success at
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Fresh Heir Virtual Book Publicity Tour September 2011

Join Michael Reilly, author of the literary fiction novel, Fresh Heir (Michael Reilly), as he virtually tours the blogosphere September 5 -30 2011 on his first virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book! About Michael Reilly Michael Reilly is a writer and entrepreneur. He earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Yale University and a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University. His first published novel, Fresh Heir, was released in May 2011. He is also founder and chief executive officer of FitDivs Inc, a company that promotes and rewards healthy living. Michael resides with his wife and four children in Charlottesville, VA. You can visit his website
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New Book for Review: Parenting ‘Night Knight: Therapeutic Bedtime Stories’ by Emma K. Piers

Emma K. Piers is touring in March and April 2011 with her parenting book, Night Knight: Therapeutic Bedtime Stories. These stories are aimed towards helping children ages 5 – 11 years develop confidant, happy and peaceful self identities, particularly during challenging times. The stories explore four themes common to many children; childhood bereavement, separation, bullying, and childhood anxiety and depression. Written in third party to enable the child to impersonalise themselves from the story content, rich metaphor and imagery is used through out to help the child absorb healing messages that are helpful to them. The author uses her background experience in counselling, to help children who are struggling
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