Category: Publisher’s Blog

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Week 3 of our HO Summer of Promotion Highlights Perry Block and Ginny Simon

Week 3 of HOPress-Shorehouse Books Summer of Promotion highlights a truly funny man and a freelance writing expert.  Perry Block and his book Nouveau Old, Formerly Cute has made so many laugh out loud at the concept of aging.  Ginny…

An Excerpt from Dorothy Rosby and I Didn’t Know You Could Make Birthday Cake from Scratch

Today we are thrilled to excerpt a chapter from I Didn’t Know You Could Make Birthday Cake From Scratch: Parental Blunders from Cradle to Empty Nest by Dorothy Rosby.  Put the Gun Down and Come Eat Your Breakfast! I’m awakened…

Meet Dorothy Rosby: our Second author of the week and her book I Didn’t Know You Could Make Birthday Cake from Scratch

Meet Dorothy Rosby and her latest book,  I Didn’t Know You Could Make Birthday Cake From Scratch: Parenting Blunders from Cradle to Empty Nest . Dorothy Rosby is a syndicated humor columnist whose work appears in publications in eleven Western and…

Week 2 of HO Summer of Promotion: First Up is Molly Stevens author of Boomer on the Ledge

Week 2 of our summer of promotion highlights two very funny women: Molly Stevens and Dorothy Rosby.  In our first blog post of the week, we are re-visitng the interview HO did with Molly Stevens author of Boomer on the…

Welcome to the HOPress-Shorehouse Books Summer of Promotion

Welcome to the HOPress-Shorehouse Books Summer of Promotion. Each week of the summer we will be highlighting one or two books. We might have to share weeks as our title numbers continue to grow.  But we will be posting excerpts, interviews,…

Video, podcast and Billy Dees and Cathy Sikorski

Critical information for anyone taking care of a loved one! @cathy_sikorski #Eldercare #caregivers #podcast #healthcare #medicalbills #PodernFamily #books @HOPress #HumorOutcasts @dtcav Full Post 👉 https://t.co/eFU1jmzbKf 👈 pic.twitter.com/pVJY9ReLWP — Billy Dees (@BillyDees) April 21, 2018

Leslie Handler Addresses the Good, the Bad and the Sometimes Silly in Her Book “Rats, Mice and Other Things You Can’t Take to the Bank”

    Life happens. Such a simple concept but the absolute truth, and this is the message that first-time author Leslie Handler wants to share with her readers in her new book Rats, Mice and Other Things You Can’t Take…

Re-Visiting Dorothy Rosby and I Didn’t Know You Could Make Birthday Cake from Scratch

Last week, I watched Dorothy Rosby do stand up at the Erma Bombeck Writer’s Conference and I remembered why this writer delights me so. Funny, smart, self-deprecating and genuine, Dorothy’s books are a joy to read.  Her most recent, I…

Bala Cynwyd Author Roz Warren Returns with Another Book of Library Laughter Just Another Day at your Local Public Library: An Insider’s Tales of Library Life

Just in time for National Library Week (April 8 – 14), library humorist Roz Warren is back with a second collection of wise and witty essays about life in the stacks. Just Another Day At your Local Public Library: An…