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“Your Book Is Your Hook!” Supports Heifer International With Reading Incentives for Students
Radio personality and host of the “Your Book Is Your Hook!” Show on WomensRadio.com, Jennifer S. Wilkov, lends her voice to Heifer International’s Read to Feed® program to help end hunger and poverty around the world while caring for the Earth
“Read to Feed is an exciting and important learning tool for children,” said Deborah Keene, Heifer’s Vice President of Education. “It gives them a concrete way to help others while they are learning new things and having personal adventures through the books they are reading.”
For more than 60 years, Heifer International’
“No matter what their age, situation, circumstance or condition, every child can enjoy the experience of reading books while at the same time lending a hand-up to another child. It is this amazing lesson of self-reliance and being empowered to do something to help others at such a young age that caught my attention about Heifer International’
Deborah Keene says: "Heifer International appreciates the help of Jennifer S. Wilkov in spreading the word about Heifer International and our Read to Feed® program. Hunger and poverty can be eliminated but it will take the support and efforts of everyone. The first step is awareness which leads to understanding and inspiration to make a difference. Each year, we see thousands of inspired children take action to end hunger and poverty through the Read to Feed® program.”
The “Your Book Is Your Hook!” Radio Show airs weekly on Tuesdays at 9:00am on the WomensRadio Network at WomensRadio.com and is syndicated on Live365.com. The “Your Book Is Your Hook!” show was created to provide the opportunity to go behind the books and discover the process from thought to sales of how other authors have succeeded in getting published and how they use their book as their hook with someone who is successful in this field and experiencing the same journey herself. Listeners also find out about industry professionals and resources to help them as a writer and author with their book projects so they can write, market, publish and make money with their books.
Ms. Wilkov is a best-selling, award-winning author, an award-winning freelance writer, a speaker and trainer, the creator of the trademarked “From Thought to Sales In 90 Days” book process and a book business consultant for other authors and writers. Her experience and knowledge of the book business and the people in it as well as her understanding of the author’s experience from conceiving the idea to getting published are vital parts of the experience of the show. The show has left guests wanting to come back for more.
Some of Ms. Wilkov’s most prominent guests include Dominique Raccah (Publisher of Sourcebooks & Co-Chair of the Book Industry Study Group), Larry Goldbetter (President of the National Writers Union), Julia Cameron (International Bestselling Author), Debbie Macomber (#1 New York Times & USA TODAY Bestselling Author), Victoria Moran (Oprah-featured Author of ten books including an international bestseller), Suzy Welch (3-time NY Times Bestselling Author & Keynote Speaker at the WBENC 2010 Annual Conference), Brunonia Barry (NY Times Bestselling Multiple Award-Winning Fiction Novelist), Carla Neggers (NY Times Bestselling Romance Suspense Author), Deborah Brody (Executive Editor of Harlequin’s Nonfiction Program), Katharine Sands (Literary Agent with Sarah Jane Freymann Agency & Author), Peter Rubie (CEO & Literary Agent of Fine Print Literary Management & Author), Jennifer DeChiara (Literary Agent & President of Jennifer DeChiara Literary Agency), Michael Larsen & Elizabeth Pomada (Literary Agents at Larsen-Pomada Literary Agency and hosts of the San Francisco Writers Conference), Beth Werner (Director of Sales & Marketing at Kirkus Media including Kirkus Reviews and Kirkus Discoveries)
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Heifer’s mission is to end hunger and poverty while caring for the Earth. Since 1944, Heifer International has provided livestock and environmentally sound agricultural training to improve the lives of those who struggle daily for reliable sources of food and income. Heifer is currently working in more than 50 countries, including the United States, to help families and communities become more self-reliant. Heifer’s Read to Feed® program is one method that Heifer uses to educate children about hunger and poverty while giving them the tools to take action to create a better world.
For more information, visit www.heifer.org, www.heifer.org/
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Your Book Is Your Hook! is a full service consulting practice that serves authors, writers and wannabes as well as the entire book publishing industry with its endeavors. Best known for Its popular weekly radio show, robust blog, trainings and advice.
Through the popular radio show named after her practice, "Your Book Is Your Hook!", which can be heard every Tuesday morning at 9:00am on WomensRadio.com, and the accompanying show blog at YourBookIsYourHook.com/
Ms. Wilkov is a best-selling, award-winning author, an award-winning freelance writer, a speaker and trainer who focuses on supporting writers with the essentials to become a bestseller: a great project, a strong platform and a well-polished pitch, presentation and hook for their book.