Marquis Goes To The Supreme Court
“Where you see wrong or inequality or injustice, speak out, because this is your country. This is your democracy. Make it. Protect it. Pass it on.”
~ Justice Thurgood Marshall
The day that Mr. Stewart’s students have been eagerly waiting for has finally arrived––a field trip to the Supreme Court! During the tour, Marquis and his classmates are encouraged to ask questions, highlighting the importance of curiosity in the learning process.
How many justices are seated in the Supreme Court? What is the difference between the chief justice and the associate justices? Why do justices wear black robes? These are just a few of the questions that are answered. The students also learn the role the President of the United States plays in the Supreme Court and how justices are elected to serve.
Marquis Goes to the Supreme Court is the perfect literary companion for inquisitive children who want to learn about the Supreme Court’s history and how the glass ceiling is being broken for all.
A Special Little Girl
Meet 10-year-old Zyion, a fun-loving and energetic little girl who is loved and adored by her family. While Zyion recognizes that her family loves her, she is sometimes teased at school because she is “different.” Zyion is autistic and sometimes has difficulties expressing how she feels. A Special Little Girl is meant to encourage every child that is labeled as “different” to remember that they are loved, valued and that they matter.
The Play-Based Organization: Leveraging Individual Creativity for Organizational, Outcomes-Based Innovation
Does game play hold the key to a better employee experience?
These days, the average employee already works hard, but navigating constant meetings, demanding tasks, deadlines, and trainings to keep up with the consistently-evolving corporate landscape through an entire pandemic often leaves them burned out and overwhelmed. The rules for engagement in business and in life are changing…and employees are demanding to be more active in creating the new rules.
In The Play-Based Organization: Leveraging Individual Creativity for Organizational, Outcomes-Based Innovation, Dr. Sandra Cleveland tackles employee disengagement spurned on by rigid company cultures by using the one tool many employers fail to realize can boost morale and save their company roster: game play. Employees who are emotionally and psychologically attached to their jobs and the workplace themselves is critical to stellar performance; gamification is a practical solution to increasing productivity, while letting the adults play!
Immerse yourself in the pages as Dr. Cleveland redefines the definition of employees and the workplace, while providing strategies to thread gamification with corporate success. We used to play for self-development, right? Why not play to WIN? If you want to find joy inside the 9-5 as well as home, The Play-Based Organization: Leveraging Individual Creativity for Organizational, Outcomes-Based Innovation is the book for you. Now…let’s play!
Scribbles from The Heart: Letters to Jedaiah and Those to Come
Life teaches us to choose between becoming better or succumbing to the vicious blows it sometimes doles out. Many of us have already made our choice; for those who have yet to make the decision to rise from the ashes, it’s time to move!
In Scribbles from The Heart: Letters to Jedaiah and Those to Come, author Safiya shares the lessons and wisdom she has amassed over the years using straightforward transparency and candor. No matter the gender or age, men and women of all backgrounds can glean from the nuggets in this first volume of prose designed to uplift and encourage everyone who reads it. Are you ready to take the steps to from simply wishing to actually making your life better? Dive in, and be inspired to greater!
From New Release To Bestseller
Dedicated to facilitating the growth and evolution of individuals ready to win, Charron Monaye has contributed her pen to the literary industry for over two decades. Her works of creativity include over twenty published books in six different genres, five Amazon best sellers (with six-figure sales and winner of various awards), contributing author for 20+ book publications, celebrity ghostwriter, founder of Pen Legacy Publishing, and an award-winning playwright. Using the expertise gained from her experiences, Charron has bundled her knowledge, lessons, and winning methods on how she has remained relevant and profitable as a writer since 1992.
In her book, From New Release to Bestseller, Charron offers aspiring authors her playbook of author secrets that have made herself and her clients household names. You will learn the basics of publishing, along with building your brand as an author while writing your book. Aspiring writers will benefit from this user-friendly and detailed guide that covers the process from preparing your manuscript to selling the final product. The topics covered include:
- Author Marketing 101
- Monetize Your Book into 15 Income Streams
- Generating Press
- Adapting a Book into a Script
- The Steps to Starting a Publishing Company
- How to Compile & Launch a Book Anthology
Additionally, you will receive Charron Monaye’s “Publishing for Profits” checklist. Broken into three sections––pre-publishing, publishing, and post publishing, this checklist tells you exactly what you need to do to prepare for a profitable release and ensure consistent sales months thereafter.
ust Lead! The Powerful Playbook on How Good Managers Become Great Leaders
Can we call it as we see it? The vast majority of high-powered executives and those in management positions are so laser focused on using their roles to climb the corporate ladder, they deem leading others as a necessary evil in achieving success instead of embracing it. This can lead to resentment between both parties or worse – irreparable professional relationships that cause everyone involved to lose in some capacity. Management may be the medium in a boss accomplishing their lofty goals; however, the real secret to winning isn’t managing…it’s leading.
In Just Lead! The Powerful Playbook on How Good Managers Become Great Leaders, Safiya details simple, yet profound principles to transform good managers into great leaders who exceed their goals while balancing work with their personal lives. Every nugget will help managers become the effective leaders they desire to be, while creating a legacy and building a team of people who absolutely love to follow them. Do you want to keep managing, or are you prepared to LEAD? Open the book, and get ready to succeed!
Living Life After the Fires of my Sorrows
Obedience to the call of God doesn’t mean there won’t be obstacles along the way.
In Living Life After the Fires of my Sorrows, author Reba Harris chronicles her harrowing journey from childhood trauma to success! In over sixty years, Reba has navigated through poverty, her mother’s heartbreaking betrayal, being victimized by injustice and racism, a strained marriage, and overcoming addiction. With little education, minimal direction and no idea what to do with it, Reba attached her faith to the word she received from God and started a recovery home ministry for women. And just like Nehemiah in the Bible (whom she likens herself to), Reba has remained courageous and steadfast through the many oppositions she faced as she strives to complete the will of God.
Through Living Life After the Fires, Reba deftly transforms her personal testimony into a throng of inspiration that will uplift, motivate and challenge readers to live outside the borders of trauma and believe that they can win!
Abuse To Abundance: A 21 Day Devotional to Overcoming Trauma While Executing Your Purpose
During our darkest moments, trauma seems impossible to overcome. But with the proper guidance and encouragement to navigate from the valley to breakthrough, we can triumphantly prevail!
In Abuse To Abundance: A 21 Day Devotional to Overcoming Trauma While Executing Your Purpose, author and life coach D. Marie Monroe unleashes her unique perspective as a survivor of childhood physical and sexual abuse to pen affirmations, healing methods, and self-examining questions to help other abuse victims conquer the tragic effects of similar trauma. Wielding firsthand accounts of the humiliation and horror that could have easily forced her out of her purpose, D. Marie masterfully shares the triumph that has become her testimony, while helping others believe victory can be theirs, too.
Abuse to Abundance: A 21 Day Devotional to Overcoming Trauma penetrates the heart, invokes new insights into past trauma and ushers in renewed hope through every faith-filled page. If you’re ready to take trauma head-on and move into the purpose that God has planned for your life, this is the book for you. Turn the page, and experience the joy!
A Compilation of Thoughts
No child ever imagines themselves being put in a grown man’s place with only the grimy walls of a prison cell to love them for the next forty years. But for one young teen, the nightmare of the cell became his bitter reality.
In A Compilation of Thoughts, author Kurtis Graves details his harrowing journey from carefree 16-year-old boy to indefinite imprisonment as a convicted adult. Suddenly abandoned in the unforgiving, unrelenting and unloving confinement of a world he was never intended to be a part of, Kurtis intricately breaks down the simple conversations he had with his conscience to understand and overcome his burdens, while helping others facing bleak circumstances find their way out, too.
A Compilation of Thoughts is a true portrait of faith, encouraging readers that although staying true to ourselves is difficult, it’s not impossible. We don’t have to conform to what pushes us to lose; we must be motivated to win!
Inject-Dead: The Story of How Silicone Injections Damaged My Life
Have you ever done something you regretted? Have you ever felt as if you weren’t enough to the point of making a life-altering decision to change your physical appearance? And if so, were you made whole after? Or did that life-altering decision result in increased debt, depression, and anxiety? Ultimately leaving you in a worse predicament than when you started. The average American has at least one thing (if given the possibility) they would like to change. Is it a crime to want to change something about your physical appearance? You should not have to suffer a lifetime for your decision about wanting to look good.
In their debut book, Inject-Dead: The Story of How Silicone Injections Damaged My Life, Authors Brenda Lee, and Jamila B. take a deep dive into how looking good can be detrimental when you explore options within the black market. For some, plastic surgery is a form of empowerment and privilege. However, if it is not done properly and for the right reasons, there is another side that can end deadly.
Authors Brenda Lee, and Jamila B. will fully expose the ugly side of plastic surgery that social media and society as a whole fail to explore. Furthermore, highlighting the vital importance of research and investigation prior to moving forward with committing to such a life-changing endeavor.
Throughout this book, they will share:
● How to Research the Appropriate Doctor’s
● What to Expect Before, During and After Surgery
● How to Fund Your Surgery With or Without Insurance
● The Process of Preparing and Recovering From Surgery
● Building Your Mindset & Relationships For the Journey
The drive to look good is about far more than vanity. It’s about being psychologically healthy, fulfilled, and confident. Speaking from experience and current recovery trials, Brenda Lee and Jamila B. offer support and education on how to look good (safely) minus the stress.
From the poverty-stricken streets of St. Louis, Missouri, to the global stage of influence, Precious L. Williams’ story of transformation is nothing less than iconic—but it is only half the story. Better known as the #KillerPitchMaster, a dope international professional speaker, three-time #1 bestselling author, and a respected corporate trainer, Precious paves the way for women in business by truly being herself—flaws and all.
Precious, the #KillerPitchMaster, emphasizes being the baddest Queen, period! Yet, behind every success story is a troubled past. The numerous awards, acclaim, and achievements do not take into account the countless struggles that Precious has never told a soul. In The Pitch Queen: A Woman’s Journey From Poverty To Purpose & Profits, Precious offers her readers the whole, unadulterated truth—the truth that she once swore she would take to the grave. She reveals how she once dated a former drug kingpin, battled with her sexuality, lost her mind, got evicted twice, and was kicked out of law school. Precious was going through the most challenging times of her life but refused to give up. She lost and rebuilt her empire with the painful bricks that blocked her path along the way. Nothing and no one could stop her—not even the secret she tried so hard to keep that this book dutifully betrayed within its pages.
Get ready to learn about #KillerPitchMaster’s past and discover the legacy she sets free to taste freedom herself. It is Precious’ hope that her story frees you too and shows you how to build and rebuild your own successful life, career, and empire!
Copyright Compliance for Churches
Are you a church leader making costly copyright mistakes?
With the increasing popularity of virtual worship services, church leaders need to know basic copyright principles to avoid infringing activities that create legal risks.
Written for church leaders, but easy for congregation members to follow.