Theater Expert, Marlene Grace Harper, Signs Publishing Deal With CelebrityPress For New Book, “More.Better.”

Marlene Grace Harper, youth empowerment expert, will team with CelebrityPress, a leading business book publishing company, and several leading experts from around the world to release the book, “More. Better.”

Orlando, Fla. – February 5, 2013 – Marlene Grace Harper has joined a select group of the world’s leading experts from a variety of industries to co-write the forthcoming book titled, “More.Better.: The World’s Leading Experts Reveal How to Get More Out of Business and Life With Better Results.” Nick Nanton, Esq., along with business partner, JW Dicks, Esq., recently signed a publishing deal with each of these authors to contribute their expertise to the book, which will be released under their CelebrityPress imprint.

Marlene Grace Harper is known as the Creator of the “Turn It Around” program; and “UBU Bound Youth Empowerment” Society.  ‘UBU’ stands for ‘You Be Yourself’. She is an actress, writer, director and a puppeteer. She has spent a lifetime working in different levels of theater, including writing and directing productions.
Her work as a parent of four, with youth, local community and in the arts has been met with much recognition and appreciation. Marlene has received many awards including “Woman of the Year” (American Biographical Institute), an International Peace Prize (United Cultural Convention), and an Aerospace Excellence Award (Civil Air Patrol), just to name a few.

Marlene’s youth program with the show, “Turn It Around Compliment Bound” is an established business. It helps mentor young people to take whatever has happened to them and learn from these experiences and move forward. She said, “We offer tools to be successful in areas from financial to thinking outside the box. Our main platform is ‘UP’.”  When visiting Hawaii, a government official called her an ‘Island Lifter’.

She is a director with “Wind In My Feathers” an educational project out of New Orleans that works with live raptors.

Her newest project is about empowering people who have lost loved one’s, especially a spouse. Marlene says, “Taxes and death are unavoidable, therefore we must be fully prepared when the time comes.”

“More.Better.” features an inspiring collection of stories from experts as they discuss both the pitfalls they experienced as well as the methods they used, to achieve their success. The authors come from an eclectic mix of expertise with financial, marketing, athletics, teaching, and leadership and mindset-coaching backgrounds. The book is currently scheduled to release in March 2013.

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About Marlene Grace Harper:

Locally, she’s acted in over 20 shows at the Heritage Theatre. She performed puppetry with Susan Neidert at Fine Arts Center. She’s a core actress in the Martin Harris Pageant, and internationally she has performed and toured in British Columbia, Canada.

Marlene has a B.F.A. Degree, major in Theatre and a minor in Communication, from Utah State University (USU), a Master of Arts in Education degree, from George Wythe University, (GWU) and is currently working on Doctorate in Education and Constitutional Law Studies at GWU.

About Celebrity Press™:

Celebrity Press™ is a business book publisher that publishes books from thought leaders around the world. Celebrity Press™ specializes in helping its authors grow their businesses through book publishing. Celebrity Press™ has published books alongside Brian Tracy, Dr. Ivan Misner, Ron Legrand, Mari Smith, Kelly O’Neil, Alexis Martin Neely and many of the biggest experts across diverse fields.



Lindsey Showalter

Dicks and Nanton Celebrity Branding Agency®


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