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Hollywood Surf and Beach Movies

Tom Lisanti (author of six McFarland books including Hollywood Surf and Beach Movies) will be co-hosting, with Ben Mankieicz, Turner Classic Movies’ Spring Break Film Festival beginning Monday April 16 at 8pm through Friday April 20. Ben and Tom will introduce 19 surf and summer movies from the Sixties including Where the Boys Are; Gidget Goes Hawaiian; Beach Blanket Bingo; Blue Hawaii; The Girls on the Beach; Ride the Wild Surf; and a few in the snow such as Winter a-Go-Go.

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Mollie’s War

Author Cyndee Schaffer will be involved in the following upcoming events:

• She will be the featured author at the Chicago Jewish Authors Literary series on Monday, April 23, 2012 at Max and Benny’s Restaurant, Northbrook, IL  at 7 PM.

• She will be speaking on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at North Shore Senior Center Men’s Club, North Shore Senior Center, 161 Northfield Road, Northfield, IL at  10:30.

• She will be part of a panel discussion about WWII Veterans on Thursday, May 10, 2012 at Illinois Holocaust Museum, 9603 Woods, Skokie,  IL at 7 PM.




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Major League Bride

Author Kathleen Lockwood will be involved in the following upcoming events:

•  She will be discussing the book with Gene Pitts on the Professional Sports Lives Radio show Saturday, March 25th from 1:00 to 2:00

•  She will be participating in the Celebrate Pink Expo in Portsmouth, New Hampshire on April 14th.

•  She will be joining her husband Skip Lockwood at the 100th Anniversary of Fenway Park Open House on Thursday, April 19th.

 •  She will be speaking and participating in the 50th Anniversary of the NY Mets Conference at Hofstra University Cultural Center from April 26-28.


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Bobby Whitlock

The city of Austin, Texas, and Mayor Lee Leffingwell have proclaimed March 22 as Bobby Whitlock Day. All are invited, and events run from 5:30 to 6 p.m. at City Hall, 301 West 2nd Street. There will be news coverage and filming. At 10 that evening Bobby and his band will be playing at the Saxon Pub to continue the festivities.


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Delivery by Christmas

The U.S. Postal Service will not guarantee delivery by Christmas for parcels shipping by standard book rate. For expedited shipping, please place your order by telephone at 800-253-2187 or 336-246-4460.