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Birmingham, AL, April 30, 2008 — Personal Best®, a leader in employee wellness publishing and a division of Oakstone® Publishing, a Haights Cross Communications company, is set to launch its Year of Good Health™ Calendar product line for 2009.

The theme of the 2009 calendars is “Healthy Directions.” The award-winning calendar line has been expanded to include three new calendar style options along with the traditional favorites, all of which are designed to help keep employees motivated to improve their health and well-being all year long.

The popular US and Canadian Photography wall calendar versions feature vivid, full-color photographs along with important health and wellness information. The Illustrated style has been revamped to a mixed-media format, featuring a mix of photographs and illustrations.

Personal Best is also offering a new pocket-size calendar, “Healthy Directions ON THE GO,” which includes unique features such as space to record health and emergency contacts, a medication and allergy log, and a calorie activity tool. The Pocket Calendars are designed to ensure users have the most important health and wellness information at their fingertips.

A 12-month Calendar Poster Set has been introduced as a complement to the traditional wall calendars. These full-color, 18” x 24” posters, suited for display in conference and break rooms, are intended to keep employees focused on making healthy lifestyle choices.

Also all-new for 2009 and by popular demand, a Spanish-language calendar is offered in the illustrated format.

“We’re excited about the 2009 calendars,” said Charles Dismuke, Publisher of Personal Best.“It is our strongest and most diverse calendar product line to date. We have worked to ensure there is a calendar to suit every taste and need. Workplace wellness programs are growing more popular, and Personal Best is committed to providing high quality products to support these programs.”

All 2009 Calendar styles are now available and can be ordered by calling 1-800-871-9525, or online at www.personalbest.com/2009Calendars.html.

About Personal Best:

Personal Best is a major publisher of employee wellness publications, including newsletters, calendars, posters, brochures, and booklets covering topics related to health and wellness, safety, productivity, shift work, and personal money management. In 2005, Oakstone Publishing acquired Scott Publishing and its award winning Personal Best Healthlines employee wellness newsletter. The combined entities’ flagship newsletters, TopHealth, Personal Best Healthlines, and Body bulletin, reach more than 1.5 million readers monthly at more than 10,000 organizations across the U.S. and Canada. In 2006, the company consolidated the combined Oakstone Wellness and Scott Publishing products and began marketing all of its publications under its Personal Best brand.

About Haights Cross Communications:

Founded in 1997 and based in White Plains, NY, Haights Cross is a leading developer and publisher of products for the kindergarten through twelfth grade, or K-12, supplemental education, library, and medical education markets. Haights Cross imprints include: Sundance/Newbridge Educational Publishing (Northborough, MA), Triumph Learning (New York, NY), Buckle Down Publishing (Iowa City, IA), Options Publishing (Merrimack, NH), Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD), and Oakstone Publishing (Birmingham, AL). For more information visit www.haightscross.com.

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