Blog entries from: Heart of Diamonds

Dave Donelson's romantic thriller of scandal, love, and death in the Congo

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October 19 2013

From Heart of Diamonds Sat Oct 19 2013, 09:53:00

A new social enterprise, KITE (Kids Inspiring Tomorrow's Education), will make its formal launch in Bedford, NY, at the Bedford Historical Hall on the evening of October 24th, 2013. The undertaking terms itself a "school supply company that gives", following the tried and true "one-for-one model." For each pencil pack purchased, KITE provides a pencil pack to a child in need. KITE is partnering with schools and organizations that are committed to eliminating the barriers of education both internationally and domestically. Thirteen million kids in the United States alone are without the most basic of school supplies with tens of millions more children around the globe facing this same reality.

KITE's first two partner schools include the Kipp Ujima Village Academy (KUVA) in Baltimore, MD ...

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July 20 2013

From Heart of Diamonds Sat Jul 20 2013, 17:51:21

If you'd like a chance to win a copy of Heart of Diamonds, be sure to stop by the virtual book launch for Linda Merlino's new release, ROOM OF TEARS, a tribute to one woman's strength in the aftermath of 9/11.

The virtual celebration begins at 5 AM on July 25th on Facebook and goes until midnight. It's always 5 o'clock somewhere so at 5 PM EST the author and her publisher will award some great prizes just for stopping by and leaving a comment. Heart of Diamonds is just one of the many prizes that will be awarded.

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