All posts tagged: Ice Cube Press

Help AID Oklahoma Tornado Victims: Help Save the Next Life

The tragic tornado in Moore, Oklahoma on Monday, May 20, 2013 left many victims in it’s wake. There is an immediate and urgent need for donations and assistance. Because Susan Murphy Milano spent a lot of time assisting with unsolved cases in Oklahoma, ImaginePublicity and Ice Cube Press will be donating all profits from the sale of her books until June 1, 2013. Many of the families she worked with were very close to the storms that devastated Moore, Oklahoma. These families meant the world to her, often welcoming her into their homes and treating her kindly. Susan’s books address a storm of another nature, the tornado within a violent family. She was born into it, she lived it, and she survived, going on to become one of the nation’s most outspoken advocates for victims of violence. Within her books readers will learn about her personal life, the chaos of a family behind the closed doors and behind the badge and gun of a police officer father. Just as deadly, the death tolls from family …

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Change Already! with Jillian Maas Backman: Remembering Susan Murphy Milano

Change Already! Your Future, Your Choice Jillian, Warm and Fuzzy with an Attitude! Listen in live, or listen at your convenience through the archive of the show.   Jillian will walk you through the maze to an enlightened and engaging future of change! Tune in Thursdays at 1pm ET, 12pm CT Listen LIVE: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/jillianmaasbackman Jillian’s long time friend, Susan Murphy Milano, left this earth Sunday morning, October 28, 2012, shortly after the release of her last book, Holding My Hand Through Hell. Because of the fact that Susan was not able to participate in the launch, her publisher , Steve Semken of Ice Cube Press, and Jillian Maas Backman created a buzz at the Heartland Fall Forum hosted by the Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association and the Midwest Independent Booksellers Association. One of the last radio shows recorded by Susan on October 4, 2012 is celebrating the book release happening in real time during her battle with cancer. Many friends and well wishers were tuned in to hear about the book, and to hear personally from Susan. Often shunned by …

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“A-LIST” Virtual Book Tour for HOLDING MY HAND THROUGH HELL by Susan Murphy Milano

Holding My Hand Through Hell by Susan Murphy Milano Paperback: 286 pages Publisher: Ice Cube Press ISBN#: 978-1888160673 Foreword by Diane Fanning, Award winning true crime author of Mommy’s Little Girl This poignant well-written book tells the story of a police officer’s family and a daughter’s quest for justice long after the heart-wrenching murder of her mother. Susan Murphy Milano embraces a legacy of unconditional love and faith to triumph over a life plagued with unspeakable abuse and pain. Based on a true story, told with the flow of a novel, spiced with frank wisdom and wit, Holding My Hand Through Hell encourages the reader to immerse themselves into this family s life and is an inspiration to become an advocate for change in this world we all share. Holding My Hand Through Hell will incite discussion, debate, and heightened awareness about hope, survival, abuse, murder, and its impact on our society. In the end, it will leave readers both applauding this woman as well as wondering how she escaped, sometimes at the eleventh hour. Twenty years later, …

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HOLDING MY HAND THROUGH HELL Officially Launching at Heartland Fall Forum

Well known for her hands-on work with victims of violence, and through her previous books, HOLDING MY HAND THROUGH HELL is based on the true story of Susan Murphy Milano’s life, written with the flow of a novel, in a style that will incite heightened awareness about hope, survival, abuse, murder, and the ripple effect of family violence on society. The official publisher’s launch of Holding My Hand Through Hell will be held at the Heartland Fall Forum, a trade show, conference, and celebration of independent bookselling hosted by the Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association and the Midwest Independent Booksellers Association. Ice Cube Press’ Steve Semken, publisher of Holding My Hand Through Hell, and one of author Susan Murphy Milano’s dear friends and fellow author, Jillian Maas Backman, will hold the official launch party on the airwaves, Thursday, October 4,  with a live broadcast on her popular internet radio show, Change Already!   To listen to the LIVE broadcast CLICK HERE Due to her battle with cancer, Susan is unable to personally participate in the launch, but is on …

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Susan Murphy Milano Releases Latest Book, HOLDING MY HAND THROUGH HELL

Intimate Partner Violence Specialist’s pursuit of hope for survivors of violence and her personal quest for faith in the midst of her own tumultuous life.  More than a story, the book is a re-enactment of how God reaches through the fire of chaos and brings peace and hope.   October 3, 2012………Susan Murphy Milano, veteran intimate partner violence specialist, launches her latest book, HOLDING MY HAND THROUGH HELL.  Well known for her hands-on work with victims of violence and through her previous books, HOLDING MY HAND THROUGH HELL is based on the true story of Murphy Milano’s life, written with the flow of a novel, in a style that will incite heightened awareness about hope, survival, abuse, murder, and the ripple effect of family violence on society. HOLDING MY HAND THROUGH HELL captivates the reader’s attention about socially unacceptable issues going on behind closed doors, and, in the case of Murphy Milano’s family, behind the blue wall of the Chicago Police Department.  A gripping and compelling story of tragedy, she continuously questions her faith in …