“Your Book Is Your Hook!” Show – Darryl Strawberry, Autism & “Lt. Dan Band” Movie

More about Jonathan & Deborah Flora
Jonathan Flora is an award-winning producer with Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, also directing commercials, music videos, and most recently a series of PSAs addressing Military Suicide Prevention and for Lt. Dan Band: For The Common Good, Jonathan received the inaugural Santini Patriot Spirit Award given annually to a filmmaker whose work honors American veterans or their families.

A veteran of the U.S. Army’s 82d Airborne Division and serving 12 years in the military, Jonathan received his B.S.A. in Television Performance and Production from Ohio University.  Following three years as a radio sports broadcaster, Jonathan returned to O.U. to earn his M.S.A. in Marketing.

Jonathan currently serves on the Advisory Board for the GI Film Festival, formed to honor films that celebrate the successes and sacrifices of the American military.

Deborah Flora has over fifteen years of experience in the entertainment industry.  Prior to forming Lamplight Entertainment with her husband Jonathan, she was a Development Executive for production companies that have won Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards and awards at Sundance.  Deborah is also an award-winning actress who has appeared in television shows, feature films, and numerous theatre productions including several with the National American Shakespeare Company.  She is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of SMU’s League Theatre program, Valedictorian of the Meadows School of the Arts, and as a President’s Scholar she studied at the Mozarteum Conservatory in Salzburg, Austria.

As Miss Colorado and 2nd Runner-Up to Miss America, Deborah spoke and performed extensively around the world, and she and Jonathan continue to speak across the United States.

More about Darryl Strawberry
Darryl Strawberry is described as a legend by many who have been dazzled by the dynamics of his game, the power he possessed at the plate and the story of redemption that continues to bring hope to so many lives.

He is the Founder of The Darryl Strawberry Foundation “Fight For Autism” and an autism advocate.

Darryl Strawberry is the former Major League Baseball star of the Mets, Dodgers, Giants and Yankees. He is also a four time World Series Champion. And you may have caught his appearance on Donald Trump’s Celebrity Apprentice.

He is also the author of the New York Times best-selling book, Straw: Finding My Way.

Project Night Night and their efforts to put a new or slightly used children’s book in the hands of homeless children in shelters in the United States. Since 2005, they have hand-delivered more than 100,000 night night packages which include a stuffed animal, a blanket and a children’s book tucked inside a canvas night night bag. We encourage you to find out how you can donate to support their efforts today.

Read to Feed is a reading incentive service-learning program that offers global education opportunities and will foster in your children a love for reading, a passion to help others and a way to help create a better world.

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Practical training for a first time or seasoned author to learn to properly pitch your book to the book publishing industry, Hollywood, the media and others. Whether you are going to a writers’ conference, publishing industry event or have a sudden opportunity to pitch your project to a professional, this is your weekend to prepare, practice and polish up your pitch with the professionals.

PLUS you will receive a BONUS full scholarship to a second weekend workshop – The Mastery of Self-Expression. This is an opportunity to continue to work on your personal presentation skills in an environment designed for creative people like you. It is a 3-day intense workshop to expand your creative abilities and vision.

Graduates of The Mastery include Ted Danson, Woody Harrelson, Marisa Tomei, Fisher Stevens, Mary Louise Parker, Tommy Tune, Michael Bennett, Colin Higgins and many others.

About Jennifer S. Wilkov

Radio show Host Jennifer S. Wilkov is a #1 international best-selling award-winning author and the creator of the From Thought to Sales in 90 Days™ Book Process. Jennifer has supported first time and seasoned authors and writers with the writing, getting published and marketing of their book ideas and projects as well as the building of their platform to raise their visibility to readers and the media.

She is also an award-winning freelance writer (2009 Silver Eddie Award for an article featured in Marie Claire April, 2009 issue) who has been quoted and whose writings have appeared in national magazines and newspapers.

Jennifer has sat on Boards of Advisors and spoken at major industry events including the New York Center for Independent Publishing, the American Society of Journalists and Authors, RT Booklovers Convention, Writers for New Orleans, Self-Publishing Book Expo and BookExpo America.

Through the years, Jennifer’s works have been endorsed by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Robert Allen, Barbara De AngelisTreehugger.com, publicists, literary agents, publishers, many in the field of green book publishing, her martial arts Senseis in Shintaido and Aikido, and many more.

Jennifer is also the Host and Executive Producer of the Your Book Is Your Hook! Show on WomensRadio. Your Book Is Your Hook! is designed to serve and support authors, writers and readers of books and other writing mediums. It showcases industry professionals and authors who share insights, experiences and wisdom about writing, marketing and publishing your book and beyond including Hollywood film, television, radio and more..