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The Fringe Hours by Jessica N. Turner Hits Wall Street Journal Bestseller List 
Popular lifestyle blogger’s message strikes a chord with women everywhere

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., (February 5, 2016) – Jessica N. Turner’s first book with Revell, a division of the Baker Publishing Group, The Fringe Hours: Making Time For You (February 2015) has hit the Wall Street Journal bestseller list for sales ending the week ending January 17, 2016. The book debuted at #6 on the Non Fiction E-Book List. This comes on the heels of the recently released My Fringe Hours (December 1, 2015) gift book. 

With the release of My Fringe Hours, Revell engaged in additional marketing and promotion efforts to promote the core message of The Fringe Hours through various online channels. The promotional campaign featured a variety of guest and feature posts from popular bloggers. Turner and her books have also received significant publicity features including Oprah Magazine,, Pregnancy & Newborn Magazine,,, Houston Family, The Chicago Tribune, and The Tennessean

“To hit a bestseller list nearly a year after the book released is a remarkable accomplishment,” said Twila Bennett, Executive Director of Marketing & Publicity for Revell. “It’s a testament to the evergreen topic of the book and how it’s continuing to inspire women in their everyday lives. We are honored to have partnered with Jessica for such an important message.” 

In The Fringe Hours: Making Time for You, Turner shares real-life examples and practical advice that inspires women to utilize their “fringe hours” – pockets of time throughout the day that often go underutilized or wasted altogether – to explore their passions and practice self-care. Based on original research with thousands of women, The Fringe Hoursdiscusses common hurdles that prevent women from taking time for themselves regularly and helps them rediscover their passions to find happiness, health and fulfillment. 

Turner is represented by Jenni Burke of D.C. Jacobson & Associates. 

About the Author
Jessica N. Turner is the founder of the popular lifestyle blog The Mom Creative, where she documents her pursuit of a life well-crafted. She is a founding member of DaySpring’s (in)courage community, and DaySpring released a product line based on themes from The Fringe Hours. Turner is also an advocate for World Vision, a regular speaker at conferences nationwide, and an award-winning marketing professional. She and her husband, Matthew, live with their young children in Nashville, Tennessee.

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