Yearly Archives: 2014

Happy Holidays from BenBella!

Happy Holidays from everyone here at BenBella! As we reflect on the past year, we’d like to thank everyone who played a part in helping make our 2014 titles a success.

We look forward to a fantastic 2015!

BenBella is Growing Up

I’ve begun reviewing end-of-year numbers (which look quite nice, thanks!) and realized that our authors this year have earned around three and a half million dollars this year. Not too shabby!

PlantPure Nation trailer released

Check out this new trailer for the upcoming documentary PlantPure Nation, featuring BenBella authors Kim Campbell and her father in law, China Study author T. Colin Campbell!

 

Kim Campbell’s upcoming book, The PlantPure Nation Cookbook, is a companion to the film and will be available in March 2015. …

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Halloween at BenBella!

Some BenBella staffers got creative with costumes this year:

 

Pictured here are Vy (dressed as coworker Aaron), Jordynn (witch), Harrison (soccer player), Megan (Eeyore), Alicia (Buffy), and Jessika (Captain America).

Zombie Apocalypse? Yum!

Zombies are all the brains…excuse me, rage these days, and just in time for Halloween, I’m happy to announce Lauren Wilson’s www.knifefellas a guide on top survival knives and The Art of Eating Through the Zombie Apocalypse: A Culinary Cookbook and Survival Guide.

This book offers a tongue-in-cheek approach to preparing yummy dinner in an apocalyptic society, …

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Hat’s off to you!

A group of BenBella staffers organized “Hat Day!”

Pictured here are Jessika, Brittney, Megan, Vy, Alicia, Aaron, and Harrison.

Jim Peterik on his rock ‘n’ roll life

Check out this phenomenal Illinois Entertainer interview with Jim Peterik, author of Through the Eye of the Tiger!

Jim reflects on his decision to write a memoir:

There were a lot of people saying “you should write a book of your life story,” but I kept thinking, …

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Bob Zmuda on Andy Kaufman’s “death”

Check out this terrific New York Post article featuring Bob Zmuda, author of Andy Kaufman: The Truth, Finally! In the book, Zmuda, who was one of Andy’s best friends, explains why he believes Andy really did fake his own death.

The article includes several great quotes from the book, …

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Babylon Confidential author releases “One Little Pill” documentary – available for pre-order!

Actress Claudia Christian’s memoir Babylon Confidential detailed her battle with alcoholism and how she was able to overcome the disease with The Sinclair Method—a controversial treatment that uses an opiate blocker to correct habit-forming behaviors.

Now, with her new documentary film One Little Pill, Claudia hopes to extend her message of hope and recovery to viewers everywhere. …

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Award-winning blogger offers vegan recipes for the whole family

BenBella is pleased to announce another exciting upcoming vegan title, Plant-Powered Families, by award-winning blogger Dreena Burton.

Dreena has a passion for creating nutritious, healthy, plant-based recipes her three children will enjoy. The dishes in this book will truly please the whole family—even picky eaters!

Dreena blogs at Plant-Powered Kitchen and offers how-to videos of some of her great recipes, …

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