“Tightwads Rule!” Says Author of The Miserly Mind, Published by Outskirts Press

Walnut Creek, CA, May 13, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Outskirts Press, Inc. has published The Miserly Mind: 12 1/2 Secrets of the Freakishly Frugal by Elise Cooke. The author's most recent book to date is a 6 x 9 paperback in the business, economics, accounting and financial category and is available worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble. The webpage at www.outskirtspress.com/TheMiserlyMind was launched simultaneously with the book's publication.

Creative frugality is more than a lifestyle. It is a mindset.

Tightwads come in all stripes and types, but they do have one thing in common: They’ve found a way to make the most of their circumstances and resources and to use them to build real wealth.

The Miserly Mind, 12 1/2 Secrets of the Freakishly Frugal humorously and insightfully reveals

- Why frugality is the only reliable means to wealth

- What expenses to avoid

- How to shop

- Where to look for revenue

...and much more.

The Miserly Mind teaches the secrets needed to start saving today.

248 pages in length, The Miserly Mind: 12 1/2 Secrets of the Freakishly Frugal is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the business, economics, accounting and financial category. With U.S. wholesale distribution through Ingram and Baker & Taylor, and pervasive online availability through Amazon, Barnes & Noble and elsewhere, The Miserly Mind meets consumer demand through both retail and library markets with a suggested retail price of $19.95.

Additionally, The Miserly Mind can be ordered by retailers or wholesalers for the maximum trade discount price set by the author in quantities of ten or more from the Outskirts Press wholesale online bookstore at www.outskirtspress.com/buybooks.

ISBN: 9781432750459

Format: 6 x 9 paperback cream

SRP: $19.95

For more information or to contact the author, visit www.outskirtspress.com/TheMiserlyMind.

About the author:

Elise Cooke is the award-winning author of Strategic Eating, The Econovore’s Essential Guide and The Grocery Garden, How Busy People Can Grow Cheap Food. Her frugal way of thinking has been featured in PBS BizKid$, WalletPop, Essence Magazine, The Bay Area News Group, The Monterey Herald, Bay Area Kids Magazine, eHow and many other venues. Visit her website at

About Outskirts Press, Inc.

Outskirts Press, Inc. offers full-service, custom self-publishing and book marketing services for authors seeking a cost-effective, fast, and flexible way to publish and distribute their books worldwide while retaining all their rights and full creative control. Available for authors globally at www.outskirtspress.com and located on the outskirts of Denver, Colorado, Outskirts Press represents the future of book publishing, today.


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