Penning Kindle Front CoverMedia Relations Writing (2019) is a handbook about writing news releases and other tactics for journalists in order to encourage them to do a story. The book can be used for college classes in public relations, writing, communications, or business. The book is also useful for individuals or teams already working in public relations, or those in other roles but whose job requires them from time to time to write something for distribution to the media. The book is available in print or e-book:

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Thoughts on Thursdays (2013) is a book of Tim Penning’s newspaper columns in the Grand Haven Tribune. The book is available in print or e-book:

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