Friends of VKLarsonCommunications in the publishing community have been busy at work and are now reaping their just rewards. Maggie Stuckey recently published her new book Soup Night. With five-star reviews and delicious recipes, Maggie Stuckey searched high and low throughout the U.S. for the best recipes of home-made soups and stories of how these soups have brought about heart-warming gatherings among friends.

Gregg Swain and Ann Israel have labored not in vain to research, write and publish, Mah-Jongg, The Art of the Game, A Collector's Guide to Mah-Jongg Sets and Tiles which is beautifully and enticingly photographed by Michel Arnaud. Riding the new wave of popularity of Mah-Jongg, Gregg and Ann have set out to memorialize the renaissance of ancient and captivating game.