<b>LUBBOCK, Texas, U.S. (PRWEB) June 29, 2002
</b><i><a href="http://acorngathering.gq.nu">The Acorn Gathering: Writers Uniting Against Cancer</i></a>, a book both edited and co-authored by highly popular print on demand author Duane Simolke, along with the help of several other highly talented authors, <a href="http://search.barnesandnoble.com/bookSearch/isbnInquiry.asp?sourceid=00397402075787813424&ISBN=0595227880&bfdate=06-27-2002+22:25:31">is now available for purchase</a>.
Readers can read toward a cure for cancer by purchasing the book today from <a href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0595227880/">Amazon.com</a>, <a href="http://service.bfast.com/bfast/click?bfmid=2181&sourceid=39740207&bfpid=0595227880&bfmtype=book">Barnes and Noble.com</a>, <a href="http://www.booksamillion.com/ncom/books?id=2249240868042&pid=0595227880">Books a Million</a>, <a href="http://www.gohastings.com/Catalog/">GoHastings.com</a> or <a href="http://www.iuniverse.com">iUniverse</a>. Readers can also order it from bookstores worldwide.
Simolke serves as both editor and as a co-author of the book, authoring five enthralling stories inside the cover of this charitable literary masterpiece. Accompanying Simolke on his crusade against cancer are: Jan Chandler, who writes science fiction, fantasy, erotica and poetry; Shawna Chandler (<a href="http://www.srchandler.com">http://www.srchandler.com</a>), whose writing has graced the pages of The Peralta Press, 3AM Magazine, The Journal of the Blue Planet, Coil Magazine, The Lubbock Magazine and many others; Huda Orfali, author of Blue Fire, a book of poetry and short fiction, and Flower in the Cold, a collection of short fiction; Bill Wetzel, a published poet who is currently working on his first novel; and Timothy Morris Taylor, an educator with a passion for the arts.
The book already has gained favor with the <a href="http://www.bookreviewcafe.com">Book Review Cafe</a>, whose editor looks forward to reviewing it sometime this summer. It will also be showcased at <a href="http://www.substancebooks.com">Substance Books</a>. Be sure to visit <a href="http://acorngathering.gq.nu"><i>The Acorn Gathering</i></a> website for upcoming news and reviews of the book.
If you have any questions or would like more information on <i>The Acorn Gathering</i> or author Duane Simolke, please contact John Mudd, Simolke's publicist at 813-785-4660 or e-mail him at <a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">email@example.com</a>.
Duane Simolke was born May 28, 1965 in New Orleans, La. He holds a B.A. in English from Belmont University (Nashville, Tenn.), a Master's in English from Hardin-Simmons University (Abilene, Texas) and a Ph.D. in English from Texas Tech University (Lubbock, Texas). Simolke has authored four successful literary works, including <i>The Acorn Stories</i>; <i>Stein, Gender, Isolation, and Industrialism: New Readings of Winesburg, Ohio</i>; <i>Holding Me Together: Essays and Poems</i>; and <i>Degranon</i>, his latest, which is a sci-fi novel. Readers can find out more about Duane Simolke and his literary works at <a href="http://www.duanesimolke.com">http://www.duanesimolke.com</a>.
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