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An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color | Everyday Objects: Collected Poems, 1987-2012 | Mars Rising | The Persistence of Memory and Other Plays | Poor Richard series | The Outlaw Urbanist

2017 Media Packets
Carousel and Forum Books Catalog, 2017
Mar Rising: Large Print Edition Media Packet 2017
The Persistence of Memory and Other Plays: Large Print Edition Media Packet, 2017
Everyday Objects: Collected Poems, 1987-2012 Media Packet, 2017
Poor Richard, An Almanac for Architects and Planners (Volume 1) Media Packet, 2017
Poor Richard, Another Almanac for Architects and Planners (Volume 2) Media Packet, 2017
Poor Richard, Yet Another Almanac for Architects and Planners (Volume 3) Media Packet, 2017
An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major and Layce Boswell Media Packet, 2017
An Excessive Abundance of Curls by Mark David Major and Layce Boswell Media Packet, 2017
The Persistence of Memory: Actors Edition Media Packet, 2017
The Truth of Glances: Actors Edition Media Packet, 2017
Song of My Childhood: Actors Edition Media Packet, 2017

The Outlaw Urbanist
Urbanism Speakeasy, (9/23/13)
Author Spotlight, Association of Independent Authors (AiA) (July 2015)

Poor Richard series
Poor Richard (Volume 2) Review | Portland Book Review (4/20/15)
Poor Richard (Volume 2) Review, Planning Magazine (April 2015)
Poor Richard (Volume 1) Review, Planning Magazine (February 2014)
“Dispatches from Dawn in the USA” by Steve Mouzon, The Original Green (12/8/14)
“Genius of ‘Poor Richard” Laughs Our Way to Great Cities”, StL Today (10/2/13)

Everyday Objects: Collected Poems, 1987-2012
“25 Years of Collected Poems in Major’s Everyday Objects”, StL Today (10/12/13)
General Press Release (10/12/13)

An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color
Media and press packets in PDF format are available for download below. Each packet includes a press release about the book and authors with contact information for additional inquiries, color images of the cover and one interior page, and black & white photographs of the authors.

Jacksonville Area Press Release (9/28/13)
St. Louis Area Press Release (9/28/13)
South Carolina Press Release (9/28/13)

Pastime with Books, “Beware the Procrastination Demons” by Layce Boswell (4/30/14)
Colorful Books, Artwork from An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color, (3/19/14)
Aspiring Book Reviews, Author Chat with Mark David Major and Layce Boswell (3/12/14)
Brainy Book Reads, Artwork from An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color (2/26/14)
Next Big Book Thing, “Authors I Admire” by Mark David Major (2/26/14)
Life Altering Reads, “How to Meet Deadlines and Remain Sane” by Layce Boswell (2/19/14)
Yesterday’s Book, Artwork from An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color (2/13/14)
Book Lover’s Dream, Author Interview – Mark David Major and Layce Boswell (1/29/14)
A Zoo of Books, Artwork from An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color (1/25/15)
Pages to Chapters to Covers, “10 Tips for Becoming a Better Writer” by Mark David Major (1/15/14)
Working for Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Unending TBR Pile, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Top Shelf Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
The Reading Cat, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Reading The Dream Life, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
The Bunny’s Review, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Reading Away Life, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Pages to Chapters to Covers, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Non-Stop Reads, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
From Pages to Pages, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Page Turning Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Pastime with Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Reviews by Nobody Important, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Next Big Book Thing, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Mommy Adventures with Ravina, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
My Love for Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Life Altering Reads, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
My Life in Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Kindle Nook Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Just My Opinion, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Journeys Thru Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Imagination in Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
High Class Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Everything for Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
elnk Reviews, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Dreaming in the Pages, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
City of Book Reviews, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Brainy Book Reads, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Creating Imaginations, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Books & More, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Keeping Sane with Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Book Professor, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Book Lover’s Dream, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
The Book Connoisseur, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Blog-A-Licious Authors, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
bit’s n’Bobs on Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Aspiring Book Reviews, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Author’s Friend, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Books on the Open Range, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Bunny’s Book Reviews, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (1/1/14)
Top Shelf Books, Author Interview – Mark David Major & Layce Boswell (12/25/13)
Reading My Addiction, “Beware the Procrastination Demons” by Layce Boswell (12/18/13)
Books and Beyond, Artwork from An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color (12/11/13)
Working for Books, Author Interview – Mark David Major & Layce Boswell (12/4/13)
Reading Treats, Artwork from An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color (11/28/13)
bit’s n’Bobs on Books, “10 Tips for Becoming a Better Writer” by Mark David Major (11/26/13)
High Class Books, Author Interview – Mark David Major & Layce Boswell (11/25/13)
Nose In Books, Artwork from An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color (11/24/13)
Page Turning Books, “How to Make Your Characters Believable” by Layce Boswell (11/19/13)
Farm Girl Books, Author Interview – Mark David Major & Layce Boswell (11/18/13)
The Book Connoisseur, “Authors I Admire” by Mark David Major (11/17/13)
Reading Away Life, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (11/16/13)
Book Professor, Author Interview – Mark David Major & Layce Boswell (11/15/13)
UK Book Club Reads, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (11/14/13)
Creating Imaginations, Author Interview – Mark David Major & Layce Boswell (11/13/14)
Gentlemen Reads, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (11/12/13)
Authors Going Places, Author Interview – Mark David Major & Layce Boswell (11/11/13)
Unbiased Book Reviews, Author Interview – Mark David Major & Layce Boswell (11/10/13)
My Reading Problem, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (11/9/13)
Everything for Books, “How to Meet Deadlines and Remain Sane” by Layce Boswell (11/8/13)
Me, You & Books, Author Interview – Mark David Major & Layce Boswell (11/7/13)
Top o’ Mornin’ to Ya, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (11/5/13)
Dreaming in the Pages, Author Interview – Mark David Major & Layce Boswell (11/4/13)
Kindle Nook Books, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (11/3/13)
Paws on Books, “Beware the Procrastination Demons” by Layce Boswell (11/1/13)
Author’s Friend, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (10/31/14)
Blog-A-Licious Authors, Author Interview – Mark David Major & Layce Boswell (10/31/130
The Reading Cat, “How to Make Your Characters Believable” by Layce Boswell (10/31/13)
Bunny’s Book Reviews, “Authors I Admire” by Mark David Major (10/31/13)
Mommy Adventures with Ravina, Author Interview – Mark David Major & Layce Boswell (10/25/13)
Peace from Pieces, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (10/20/13)
Orangeberry, Book of the Day: An Infinitesimal Abundance of Color by Mark David Major, Layce Boswell (10/16/13)
StL Today, “Artists Selected for Major Children’s Books” (12/29/12)

The Persistence of Memory and Other Plays
Media and press packets in PDF format are available for download below. Each packet includes a press release about the book and author with contact information for additional inquiries, images of the cover and author in color/black & white, and an excerpt of the “Introduction” to The Persistence of Memory and Other Plays.

Promotional 4″ x 6″ Postcard, The Persistence of Memory and Other Plays
General Press Release
Jacksonville Area Press Release
St. Louis Area Press Release
South Carolina Press Release
United Kingdom Press Release

Song of My Childhood: Actors Edition 10/1/12 Press Release
The Truth of Glances: Actors Edition 10/6/12 Press Release
The Persistence of Memory: Actors Edition 10/14/12 Press Release

But What Are They Eating?, Guest Post “Feast and Famine” by Mark David Major (11/03/16)
art by REJCEL, “Two New Appearances” (10/30/12)
StL Today, “Hometown Author Announces Release of The Persistence of Memory: Actors Edition” (10/14/12)
StL Today, “Hometown Author Releases Actors Edition of The Truth of Glances” (10/7/12)
StL Today, “Hometown Author Releases Actors Edition of Song of My Childhood: A Play in Three Acts” (10/1/12)
Clemson World, Summer-Fall 2012
StL Today “Creative Persistence” (4/7/12)
Rejcel’s Art Goes Theatre (2/28/12)
Press Coverage of 1992 production of The Persistence of Memory

Mars Rising
Media and press packets in PDF format are available for download below. Each packet includes a press release about the book and author with contact information for additional inquiries, high resolution images of the cover and author in color/black & white, and an excerpt of the “Prologue” to Mars Rising.

Mars Rising-Illustrated Edition Press Release
Promotional 4″ x 6″ Postcard, Mars Rising
Artist Jonathan Atkins to Collaborate on Mars Rising Graphic Novel
General Media Press Release
Northeast Florida/Jacksonville Area Press Release
Bi-State/St. Louis Area Press Release
Clemson/South Carolina Press Release
London/United Kingdom Press Release

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My Reading Problem, Book of the Day: Mars Rising (7/24/13)
Farm Girl Books, Book of the Day: Mars Rising (7/24/13)
Authors’ Friend, Book of the Day: Mars Rising (7/24/13)
Next Big Book Thing, Book of the Day: Mars Rising (7/24/13)
Top Shelf Books, Excerpt from Chapter 1, Mars Rising (7/17/13)
The Book Connoisseur, Author Interview (7/10/13)
Quality Reads UK, “Mark David Major: 10 Things You Didn’t Know” (7/3/13)
Next Big Book Thing Book of the Day: Mars Rising (6/26/13)
Aspiring Book Reviews, Excerpt from Mars Rising (6/19/13)
UK Book Club Reads, “Mark David Major: 10 Things You Didn’t Know” (6/12/13)
Just My Opinion, Author Interview (6/5/13)
Authors’ Friend, Excerpt from Mars Rising (5/27/13)
Blog-A-Licious Authors, “10 Things You Didn’t Know About Mars Rising” (5/26/13)
The Reading Cat, Author Interview (5/25/13)
KY Bunnies Blog, “10 Things You Didn’t Know About Mars Rising” (5/24/13)
Mommy Adventures with Ravina, Author Interview (5/23/13)
Orangeberry, “10 Things You Didn’t Know About Mars Rising” (5/22/13)
Orangeberry, “Mark David Major: 10 Things You Didn’t Know” (5/22/13)
Orangeberry, Author Interview (5/22/13)
Peace from Pieces, Mars Rising Book Feature (5/22/13)
StL Today, Major’s Mars Rising Re-Issued as Illustrated Edition (3/19/13)
StL Today, Atkins Article (with photos) (4/07/12)
StL Today Mars Rising Graphic Novel Article (2/15/12)
Steve Vorley’s Blog Author Interview (12/29/11)
Paper Dragon Ink Author Showcase (12/20/11)
Jeanz Book Read n’ Review Interview (12/9/11)
JV Radio Pictures Interview (11/10/11)
Collinsville Herald Article (Print Version) (10/26/11)
Collinsville Herald Interview (Online Version) (10/26/11)
StL Today, “Mars Rising: Hometown Author Release Debut Novel” (9/10/11)
Kasma Science Fiction Mars Rising Excerpt (September 2011)