Not that I didn’t already know that Birds readers are a hardworking bunch, but at least three have added new books to their list of publications and accomplishments. Now that’s worth celebrating!  
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Research psychologist, prolific blogger and novelist Jacqueline Ann Christodoulou  of Manchester, England, who blogs at Dirty Sparkle, has written Identity, Health and Women: A critical social psychological perspective, published by Palgrave Macmillan. For some of Jacqui’s thoughts on identity and the premise of her book, see
http://dirtysparkle.blogspot.com/2010/10/narrative-therapy-and-power-of-owning.html .


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Retired college professor and poet Jane Rowan shares her stunning memoir of the sexual abuse she endured as a child, resulting PTSD and painful path she followed to begin the healing process, in The River of Forgetting, published by Booksmyth Press. For more about Jane and how she used her own creativity in recovery, visit her blog at http://www.janechild.blogspot.com/ .


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What does a hip young novelist do when he opts out of the rat race to stay home and raise a new baby? He blogs. And, then he blogs some more. Bill Campbell put two year’s worth of his very literate, snappy and irreverent comments into Pop Culture, a collection of essays available as an ebook or paperback. Follow his current escapades and listen to his weekly musical podcasts at http://billanthrope.blogspot.com/.