Recent Projects

Titles and highlights of some of our recent published projects, grouped by specialty.

Christian and Spiritual Topics

  • A Faith for the Generations: How Collegiate Experience Impacts Faith, edited by Timothy W. Herrmann, Kirsten D. TenHaken, Hannah A. Adderley, Morgan K. Morris; ACU Press (2015)
  • Longing for Home: A Journey through the Psalms of Ascent, by J. Stephen Yuille, Shepherd Press (2015)
  • A Journey to Wholeness: The Gospel According to Naaman’s Slave Girl, by Mark Belz, P&R Publishing (2015)
  • The Quest for the Historical Adam, by William VanDoodewaard, Reformation Heritage Books (2015)
  • The Trinity In The Stone-Campbell Movement: Restoring The Heart Of Christian Faith, by Kelly D. Carter, ACU Press (forthcoming)
  • A Treatise Concerning True Theology With an Autobiographical Account of the Life of Francis Junius Franciscus Junius, translated by David C. Noe, Reformation Heritage Press (2014)
  • An All-Surpassing Fellowship: Learning from Robert Murray M‘Cheyne’s Communion with God by David P. Beaty, Reformation Heritage Press (2014)
  • Gospel Patrons: People Whose Generosity Changed the World by John Rinehart, Reclaimed Publishing (2014)
  • Relationship IQ, Boone Center for the Family (2014)
  • Visions and Appearances of Jesus by Phillip H. Wiebe, ACU Press
  • An Able and Faithful Ministry: Samuel Miller and the Pastoral Office by James M. Garretson, Reformation Heritage Books (2014)
  • A Labor of Love: Puritan Pastoral Priorities by J. Stephen Yuille, Reformation Heritage Press (2013)
  • A Hope Deferred: The Blessings of Adoption by J. Stephen Yuille, Shepherd Press (2013)
  • Apocalyptic Paul: Cosmos and Anthropos in Romans 5–8, edited by Beverly Roberts Gaventa, Baylor University Press (2013)
  • The Saint Who Would Be Santa Claus: The True Life and Trials of Nicholas of Myra by Adam C. English, Baylor University Press (2012)
  • A Puritan Theology: Doctrine for Life by Joel R. Beeke and Mark Jones, Reformation Heritage Books (2012)
  • Living Blessedly Forever: The Sermon on the Mount and the Puritan Piety of William Perkins by Stephen Yuille, Reformation Heritage Books (2012)
  • An Introduction to Christian Ethics: History, Movements, and People by Harry J. Huebner, Baylor University Press (2012)
  • The Constitution of Religious Freedom: God, Politics, and the First Amendment by Dennis J. Goldford, Baylor University Press (2012)

Academic Articles, Books

  • “Teachers Exploring Mobile Device Integration: A Case Study of Secondary Teachers’ Responses to iPads in the Classroom,” Journal of Information Technology Education, by Stella Erbes, Steven Lesky, and Joshua Myers (2016)
  • Quest for Distinction: Pepperdine University in the 20th Century by Dr. W. David Baird, Pepperdine University Press (2016)
  • Capturing the Spark: Inspired Teaching, Thriving Schools by David Cohen, Enactive Publishing (2016)
  • “An Economy Reliant on Clean Water: The Economic Impacts of Long Island’s Water-Dependent Industrial Sectors” by Di Yang, Dr. Robert Pomeroy, and Dr. Elizabeth C. Smith
  • The Seagull Reader: Discussion Guide for Stories, Poems, and Plays, 3rd edition, Instructor’s Manual, W.W. Norton
  • Test bank for American Politics, 4th edition, W. W. Norton
  • Faith and Learning: A Practical Guide for Faculty Authors, Kenneth Badley and Patrick Allen, ACU Press (2014)
  • Test bank for Research Methods in Psychology, 2nd edition, W. W. Norton
  • Evangelicals on Public Policy Issues: Sustaining a Respectful Political Conversation, edited by Harold Heie, ACU Press (2014)
  • Ancillary material for 3rd edition of Principles of Animal Behavior, W.W. Norton (2013)
  • Ancillary material for 21st Century Astronomy, W.W. Norton (2013)
  • Instructor’s Manual and Test Bank for Economics of Development, 7th edition., W.W. Norton (2013)
  • Instructor’s Manual and Test Bank for America: A Narrative History, 9th edition, W.W. Norton (2013)
  • Articles for Applied Psycholinguistics, a Cambridge University Press journal (2012)
  • Various research and accreditation reports for  Pepperdine University, Office of Institutional Effectiveness
  • Academic papers, including dissertations and master’s theses for individual students
  • Inaugural issues of Combating Terrorism Exchange, a peer-reviewed, quarterly journal produced for the Combating Terrorism Fellowship Program

How-To and Instructional

  • Put College to Work: How to Use College to the Fullest to Discover Your Strengths and Find a Job You Love Before You Graduate by Kat Clowes, Quill Driver Press (2015)
  • How to Find and Win Scholarships so You Can Graduate Debt-Free by Diana Childers (2015)
  • Were You Out to Lunch When Your Life Went By? by Sabrina terHeun
  • The Well-Fed Self-Publisher, revised ed. by Peter Bowerman, Fanove (2013)
  • Start Your Own Business After 50 by Robert W. Bly, Linden Publishing (2013)
  • The Joy of Financial Security by Donna Skeels Cygan (2013)

Personal Histories, Current Events

  • appBLACKation Denied, Charles Renee Johnson (forthcoming)
  • Growing Up With G.I. Joe’s by Janna Orkney (2015)
  • Many Mansions: Lessons of Faith, Family, and Public Service by Kathryn Boyer, ACU Press (2014)
  • Know Self, Know God, Know Others by Christopher Carter (2013)
  • And then I Met the Getty Kouros by Jack Yaghoubian (2014)
  • The Many Faces of Israel, The Holy Land Democracy Project (2013)
  • Determined to Trust by Karen Anderson (2012)

Content for Businesses, Organizations

  • The Essential Guide to Corporate Real Estate from CoreNet Global (2015)
  • Rethinking Utility Customer Service by Todd Arnold (2015)
  • U-Turn: How The World’s Top Auto Dealers Are Turning Things Around By Focusing On The Customer Not The Car by various authors, Celebrity Press Publishing (2012)
  • Cracking the Success Code: The World’s Leading Experts Reveal Their Top Secrets to Help You Crack the Code for Optimum Health, Wealth and Success by Bryan Tracy, et al., Celebrity Press Publishing (2012)
  • Guerrilla Marketing Remix by Jay & Jeannie Levinson, Entrepreneur Press (2011)
  • Ultimate Guide to Facebook Advertising by Perry Marshall and Thomas Meloche, Entrepreneur Press (2011)
  • Publications for Conejo Valley Church of Christ
  • Monthly newsletter, other publications of Ventura County Writers Club

Aging, Alzheimer’s

  • International Council on Active Aging Developer’s Guide, 2013 and 2014
  • ICAA Active-Aging Industry Development Survey, 2015
  • “Facility and Community Design Trends in the Physical Environments for Active Living,” ICAA Developer’s Guide, 2015
  • Staying Power: Age-Proof Your Home for Comfort, Safety and Style by Rachel Adelson (2013)
  • Material for the Alzheimer’s Association, Central California chapter

Selected Published Articles

  • “The Pains of Natural Childbirth: Eve’s Legacy to Her Daughters,” in Leaven: A Journal of Christian Ministry (2008)
  • “How to Make Your Author Love You” (Sept. 2013); “How to Make Your Editor Love You” (November 2013) in The Freelancer (newsletter of the Editorial Freelancers Association)
  • “Seizing the Moment,” Child magazine (2000)
  • “God Whispers to a Busy Mom” (2001); “Childhood Fears: And What They Teach Us About Ourselves” (2003) in 21st Century Christian magazine

Fiction and Other Projects

  • Africa, 1941 by Phil Ward (2016)
  • Desert Patrol by Phil Ward (2015)
  • Necessary Force by Phil Ward (2014)
  • Guerilla Command by Phil Ward (2014)
  • Roman Candle by Phil Ward (2012)
  • Blood Wings by Phil Ward (2012)
  • Coordinate publication of annual academic catalog for Pepperdine University’s Seaver College
  • Happy Belly: A Woman’s Guide to Feeling Vibrant, Light, and Balanced by Nadya Andreeva, Advantage Media Group (2014)

Speaking and Teaching Engagements

  • Presented webinar, A Primer on Academic Editing, for the Editorial Freelancers Association, Sept. 29, 2016
  • Presented webinar, Match Game: How to Team Up with the Perfect Editor for You with Marla Markman for the Independent Book Publishers Association, September 2015
  • Spoke to staffs of Pepperdine University online journal about how to use Microsoft Word more effectively, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Delivered session titled, “Learning to Speak Scholar: Tips on Academic Editing,” at 2014 convention of American Copy Editors Society
  • Served on panel of editors at July 2013 Ventura County Writers Club meeting
  • Served on panel of editors at the 2013 Central Coast Writers Conference in San Luis Obispo, California