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    September 7th, 2011LISWire aggregatorLISWire

    Brill, the international scholarly publisher, is proud to announce that from January 2012 it will be the publisher of two additional society journals: the Journal of Crustacean Biology (JCB) and the Tijdschrift voor Entomologie (TvE). They will become available both in print and on Brill’s online platform.

    With its strong list of Biology journals, Brill is well-positioned to publish these two journals. They will be published next to well-established titles such as Behaviour, Nematology, Crustaceana, Amphibia-Reptilia, and Insect Systematics & Evolution.

    About the journals
    The Journal of Crustacean Biology (JCB) is a peer-reviewed, quarterly, scientific publication that contains papers of broad interest dealing with any aspect of crustacean biology. It is published on behalf of The Crustacean Society (USA) and will be with Brill as of volume 32.

    The Tijdschrift voor Entomologie (TvE) is the journal for systematic and evolutionary entomology. The journal is founded in the year 1857 by the Netherlands Entomological Society. It will be with Brill as of volume 155.

    Brill will publish the two journals from January 2012, both in print and online. For ordering 2012 subscriptions, please contact Brill at For questions about subscriptions and renewals please contact, or for the Americas,

    Founded in 1683 in Leiden, the Netherlands, BRILL is a leading international academic publisher in the fields of Ancient Near East and Egypt; Middle East and Islamic Studies; Asian Studies (incl. Hotei imprint and Global Oriental imprint); Classical Studies; Medieval and Early Modern Studies; contemporary History and History of War studies; Biblical and Religious Studies; Slavic Studies; Language & Linguistics; Biology; Science (VSP imprint); Human Rights and International Law (Martinus Nijhoff imprint). With offices in Leiden and Boston (MA), BRILL today publishes more than 150 journals and around 600 new books and reference works each year. In principle all publications are made available in both print and electronic form. Under the imprint of IDC Publishers a large number of research collections are marketed in the academic fields named above. Key customers are academic and research institutions, libraries, and scholars. BRILL is a publicly traded company and listed on Euronext Amsterdam NV. For further information please visit

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    September 7th, 2011LISWire aggregatorLISWire

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    Blind Latina Author’s Inspiring Story Reaches #1 on

    VALLEY FORGE, PA - August 25, 2011

    Not just a bad day, or a tough season, but a pitiful life. No matter what category you’re in, Janet Perez Eckles, in her Amazon #1 inspirational book, Simply Salsa: Dancing Without Fear at God’s Fiesta, reveals 10 secrets to overcome and triumph over the darkest times.

    With sass and passion, she details the steps she herself followed to overcome complete blindness, financial devastation, infidelity, and the murder of her youngest son and the acquittal of the man responsible. By the grace of God, Janet Perez Eckles now dances to the joy of victory and success to inspire thousands.

    Simply Salsa: Dancing Without Fear at God’s Fiesta (Judson Press)

    On Tuesday, August 9, 2011, Simply Salsa hit the top of the Amazon rankings. It reached #274 in books overall and ranked first in the Spirituality > Religious Warfare category and fourth in Biographies & Memoirs > Family & Childhood.

    In Simply Salsa, Janet shares her personal story as well as those of others in order to expose the lies and misconceptions that imprison women with unfounded insecurities and feelings of inadequacy. No matter the degree of adversity or pain, Janet has discovered an alternative to gloom in the comfort of God’s embrace.

    Janet’s story has been shared in The New York Times, The New York Daily News, Hispanic Times, The St. Louis Post Dispatch, El Nuevo Dia, and The Orlando Sentinel. She has written for Guideposts Magazine and numerous titles in the Chicken Soup for the Soul series. In March 2011, Janet received the “Latina Women Who Make a Difference Award” from La Prensa newspaper, the largest Spanish newspaper in Central Florida. More about her media appearances can be found on her website at

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