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Ron Chernow Shares Insight on his Newest Novel, ‘Grant’

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Just the Right Book! Podcast, hosted by Roxanne Coady of Connecticut’s acclaimed, award-winning, independent bookseller R.J. Julia, is now available on BookTrib.com, the premier website where readers meet writers. The podcast and BookTrib are both dedicated to helping readers find their next favorite read and this pairing will open up a world of great possibilities. In this week’s episode of Just the Right Book! podcast, Roxanne Coady joins author Ron Chernow to talk about his latest expository biography on Ulysses S. Grant. Just who is Ron Chernow? He is the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, historian, and journalist who wrote the biography that became the inspiration behind the record-breaking, hip-hop Broadway musical Hamilton.  In Chernow’s newest novel Grant, he paints the former president as a flawed…

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Calling All U.S. Military Authors: Fiction Writing Competition

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Koehler Books has unveiled a new imprint, Battle Flag Books, which serves members of the United States Armed Forces. As a way to honor those who are currently serving or have served the United States, Battle Flag Books is launching its first writing competition, in which the grand prize winner will land a traditional publishing deal and $300. John Koehler, president and publisher of Koehler Books, explains the inspiration for the contest: ““My dad flew P-61 Black Widow night fighters during WWII. He gave 27 years of his life to serve our country. Plus the fact that I live in Virginia Beach and this area is loaded with military folks and their families. I know there’s a lot of military writers…

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