Tuesday, August 04, 2009 4:49 AM
From the daily digest "Publishers Lunch," news of a new aquisition:
NON-FICTION: HISTORY/POLITICS/CURRENT AFFAIRS Activist, "Green for All" organizer, and blogger Ibrahim Abdul-Matin's GREEN DEEN: How American Muslims Go Green, illustrating the synergies between Islam and environmentalism, and offering Muslim Americans practical steps for going green that help them align their personal and community practices with their aspirations for a better world, to Johanna Vondeling at Berrett-Koehler (World).
An industry wag writes: "I can see it now. Coming soon -- THE GREEN JIHAD: HOW TO DESTROY THE WEST WITHOUT DESTROYING THE PLANET...!"