Budding Young Poetry Talent’s First Work, Gathering of Words, Published by Outskirts Press

Pagosa Springs, CO, August 11, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Outskirts Press, Inc. has published Gathering of Words by Teeka Murphy. The author's most recent book to date is a 5 x 8 paperback in the poetry category and is available worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble. The webpage at www.outskirtspress.com/gatheringofwords was launched simultaneously with the book's publication.

Legends tell of haunted houses,
Haunted forests and haunted ocean waves.
But, this one is about
A haunted cave.

The explorers filed
Two by two,
All well equipped
From head to shoe.

All brave and fearless,
Nerves of iron,
At least until
They saw the ghost . . .

84 pages in length, Gathering of Words is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the poetry category. With U.S. wholesale distribution through Ingram and Baker & Taylor, and pervasive online availability through Amazon, Barnes & Noble and elsewhere, Gathering of Words meets consumer demand through both retail and library markets with a suggested retail price of $10.95.

Additionally, Gathering of Words 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 Direct bookstore at www.outskirtspress.com/bookstore.

ISBN: 9781432763183

Format: 5 x 8 paperback white

SRP: $10.95

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

About the author:

First time author Teeka Murphy lives in Southwest Colorado with her parents, sister and a host of pets. She has the continental divide for her back-door neighbor and mental palette. Inspirations began at age eleven as school assignments and accelerated when learning to chord on the piano. Her age is now thirteen and the writing still comes as flashes. She enjoys history, horseback riding, reading, and soccer. Her desire is to write so that others may feel.

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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