LITERATURE COMMITTEE REPORT FOR FEBRUARY 2018
(JANUARY 2017 ACTIVITY)

CALL FOR LITERATURE COMMITTEE VOLUNTEERS! WE NEED:
  • TRANSLATORS
  • WRITERS
  • EDITORS
  • PROOFREADERS
  • ILLUSTRATORS
  • GRAPHIC DESIGNERS
  • LAYOUT SPECIALISTS
  • PHOTOGRAPHERS
  • AND OTHER TALENTS!

We have several exciting projects in the works, and are grateful for the enthusiastic teams of volunteers who are helping shape the future of ACA.

To volunteer, or to learn more, email litstaff@adultchildren.org.

LITERATURE COMMITTEE QUARTERLY MEETING

Charlie H., Chair, Literature Committee, led our first quarterly 2018 call on January 6.

We have re-established the quarterly Literature Committee call schedule going forward for the first Saturday of each quarter at 11:30 a.m. eastern US.

The date for second quarterly 2018 Literature Committee Meeting is

Saturday, April 7 at 11:30 a.m. Eastern United States Time.

Conference dial-in number: +1 (712) 775-7085
Participant access code: 690690#

2018 Literature Committee Quarterly Meeting Dates:

  • Saturday, January 6
  • Saturday, April 7
  • Saturday, July 7
  • Saturday, October 6

LITERATURE DEVELOPMENT SUBCOMMITTEE MEETINGS

Tamara P., Chair, Literature Development Subcommittee.

The Little Big Red Book (LBRB) project is in progress, with the next meeting scheduled for Saturday, February 3. This group is being led by Charlie H.

The Loving Parent Workbook (LPW) project meeting kickoff call was held Saturday, January 20. Our next call is scheduled for Saturday, February 17. This group is being led by Bonnie M.

LITERATURE EVALLUATION SUBCOMMITTEE MEETINGS

Tamara P., Chair, Literature Evaluation Subcommittee.

Welcome to Other 12-Step Fellowships / Emotional Sobriety trifold conference call meeting is scheduled for Saturday, February 5. This group is being led by Charlie H.

Please be aware that to participate in any Literature Development Subcommittee project, we must have received your completed, signed Nondisclosure Agreement (NDA) prior to the project launch. A nondisclosure agreement can be downloaded from http://www.repository.adultchildren.org/images/literature/ACAWSO_NonDisclosure_.pdf.

Information on Literature Development Subcommittee projects and activities can be found at http://www.repository.adultchildren.org/literature-committee/literature-development-subcommittee.

COMLINE

The First Quarter 2018 ComLine is available for download. This first quarter’s general focus is on Steps 1, 2, 3, and Traditions 1, 2, 3. We welcome all stories and shares of experience, strength, and hope. This issue has workshop information, and our activities in Poland, Russia, and Spain! You can also start making plans for attending the 2018 ACA World Convention in Toronto.

You can find and download this exciting issue for free from  http://www.adultchildren.org/uploads/all/2018_1Q_ComLine_.pdf.

INTERNATIONAL DISTRIBUTION PROJECT

Addresses in the United Kingdom, German, Spain, France, and Italy can receive our books without having to pay international shipping costs from the US. To purchase through the WSO store front, visit: https://www.amazon.co.uk/s?merchant=A1UOP2JDGT6NQR&fallThrough=1

STRENGTHENING MY RECOVERY EBOOK

E-book sales for January were 71 books. Total sold is 1,121 e-books.

E-BRB

Sales for January were 237 books sold. Total sold is 14,147 e-books.

A-BRB

Sales for January were 164 a-books sold. Total sold is 3,315 audio books.

Sincerely yours in service,

Charlie H., Chair, Literature Committee
Majbrit M., Chair, Translation Subcommittee
Jeffrey F., Chair, International Literature Subcommittee
Tamara P., Chair, Literature Development and Literature Evaluation Subcommittees
David McB., Chair, Business Operations Subcommittee
Robin R., Staff