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Author Expounds on Labor of Love

Peter Brav is not much of a baseball player but he\’s written three novels where the diamond provides a setting for triumph over adversity in one way or another. Sneaking In (set during the 1999 Yankees championship season), The Other Side Of Losing (set during a Chicago Cubs championship season) and now 331 Innings (set in a small Nebraska town). Add in Zappy I\’m Not, a memoir of a cranky middle-aged man reincarnated as a small dog, and you have a literary celebration of all manner of admirable underdogs.

331 Innings

“331 Innings is a powerful tale narrated by elderly, Nebraska native Jack Schram, a lifelong witness to the folly of war and hypocrisy. Jack tells of the bullying encountered by his nephew\’s teenage son, John, born with physical disabilities. It hasn\’t been any easier for John\’s close friend, Sarah Jenkinson, harassed at school since moving to the area a few years ago…

Don’t bully me, cause I’m close to the edge!

  Don’t bully me, cause I’m close to the edge! Now I’ve been very serious lately, and that is Because even a funny person has to show that they have a serious bone in their body, and not just a funny bone; the subject, bullying. Now you can never really look at an adult and […]

Don’t bully me, cause I’m close to the edge!

  Don’t bully me, cause I’m close to the edge! Now I’ve been very serious lately, and that is Because even a funny person has to show that they have a serious bone in their body, and not just a funny bone; the subject, bullying. Now you can never really look at an adult and […]

No Longer Incognito in Miami

  by Amy Lignor Amid allegations, the sickness of bullying rises to the top of the news once again. This time around, we are not talking about a teenager who was bullied so badly that they ended up taking their own lives; we are now talking about adults. We are talking about working adults, who […]

St. Johns County Public Library System Hosts Anti-bullying

  St. Johns County Public Library System Hosts Anti-bullying, Summer Reading Program, and Teen-performance Magic Shows St. Johns County, FL. – The St. Johns County Public Library System hosts Magician Mark Alan who will perform an anti-bullying program aimed to make a difference in the community by teaching what to do if faced by a bully […]