Penn Rhodeen reunites with President Bill Clinton, author of his book’s foreword

Penn Rhodeen’s book Peacerunner was published in February and has been making waves ever since. The true story of how ex-congressman Bruce Morrison helped end the centuries of war in Ireland, Peacerunner is a gripping chronicle of an important milestone in Ireland’s history. President Bill Clinton—an instrumental figure in the Irish Peace Process—also wrote the book’s foreword.

On Tuesday, Rhodeen will be a guest on the Leonard Lopate Show on WNYC to discuss Peacerunner. BenBella is happy to have published such an entertaining and historically important book and …

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New vegan cookbook cover reveal!

Our Fall 2016 book covers are starting to become finalized, and among them is our next BenBella Vegan cookbook: Blissful Basil by Ashley Melillo. The book is titled after Ashley’s blog of the same name. Blissful Basil (the book and the blog) aims to shine a well-deserved spotlight on vegetables as main meal components without relying on vegan variations of meals that are typically meat-laden (see my previous blog post on this topic here), resulting in meals that will please anyone, …

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New BenBella book from VP of Education at Apple

John Couch was originally hired by Steve Jobs as Apple’s 54th employee, and after leaving to turn around a failing school in California, returned to Apple at Steve Jobs’ request, becoming its VP of Education. Throughout his career, John has specialized in ways to apply technology to education, making his position at Apple perfectly suited for his skills. He has guided new research, funded projects, and kept up with ever-evolving technologies and the ways they can be incorporated into classrooms …

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New book from the author of ‘Traction’ and ‘Rocket Fuel’

Gino Wickman is the creator of the Entrepreneurial Operating System® (EOS), a holistic system that, when implemented in an organization, helps leaders run better businesses, get better control, have better life balance, and gain more traction. He has written three books for BenBella—Rocket Fuel, Get A Grip, and the bestselling Traction—that incorporate his unparalleled expertise in business management.

Now, with the help of René Boer, an EOS Implementer who has worked with hundreds of bosses at privately-held companies (including Pizza Hut and Jamba Juice), Gino …

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BenBella author inducted into the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame

Michael Burg, author of the upcoming book Trial by Fire, was inducted into
the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame yesterday in Las Vegas. The Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame “recognizes and honors remarkable trial lawyers who have left an indelible mark on the American legal tradition through a lifetime of service to the American public and the Constitution.” The incredible career that garnered Burg such a high honor is also described in detail, with coauthor Josh Young, in his upcoming book. Trial by …

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New China Study cookbook will be aimed at families

Chef Del Sroufe

I’m thrilled to share that BenBella Vegan is adding another China Study cookbook to its list! Just like our other China Study cookbooks, The China Study Family Cookbook will be consistent with the plant-based research in The China Study, but this title will be aimed at families who are vegan, or hope to make the transition to veganism. To boot, it will be written by a current BenBella Vegan author we know and love: Chef Del Sroufe, author of the two previous BBV …

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So you want to be an actor? Jenna Fischer can help.

Have you ever wanted to break into show business, but weren’t sure how to go about it? Ever wished that an established, successful, working actor who’s seen it all would just tell you how to “make it?” Well, aspiring actors, you’re in luck!

If you have seen the Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning TV series The Office, then you’ve probably heard of Jenna Fischer, who played the iconic role of Pam Beesly on the show:

Jenna Fischer as Pam Beesly on …

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Shama Hyder named one of Inc.’s Top 25 Marketing Influencers

Shama Hyder has been named  the“master millennial of the universe” and “an online marketing shaman” by FastCompany.com, and for good reason—Shama is a web and TV personality, bestselling author, award-winning CEO of The Zen Marketing Group, and all-around social media guru. Her expertise has garnered some major media in the past, including features in Bloomberg Businessweek, Entrepreneur, Fast Company, Inc. Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Dallas Morning News, The Huffington Post, and many more outlets.

Most recently, …

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BenBella author’s Washington Post op-ed on the Flint water crisis

The water crisis in Flint, Michigan has been widely covered on many news outlets recently. Beyond the horrific story itself—that thousands of Flint residents have been exposed to toxic levels of lead in their tap water due to a series of bureaucratic failures, leaving them at risk of developing serious and irreversible health issues—there are implications that go beyond Flint: that governmental negligence, a calamity that is sorely commonplace in our country, can—and often does—have fatal consequences. And when the government and its politicians who are …

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Natural Medicine Summit to feature BenBella author & other leading natural health experts

Mike Adams, AKA the “Health Ranger,” will be among an impressive list of leading natural health experts to present at the Natural Medicine Summit beginning March 14th, including Neal Barnard, MD, Daniel G. Amen, MD, Mark Hyman, MD, and JJ Virgin.

The Natural Medicine Summit is a free online event hosted by Dr. Michael Murray, a renowned authority on natural medicine. It will feature talks by some of the world’s most trusted experts in the natural and holistic medicine and …

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