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"Top 10 Email Scams" Selected as Top February Reviewer's Choice by Midwest Book Review

[ San Francisco, CA February 13, 2013 ] Midwest Book Review has given its top "Reviewer's Choice" designation (top pick, highly recommended) to Kathleen McMahon's non-fiction book, "Top 10 Email Scams", the first volume in a series called, "Internet Scams Revealed". Established in 1976, the Midwest Book Review - independent, not-for-profit reviewer, publishes monthly book publications specifically designed for community and academic librarians, booksellers, and the general reading public. Review can be read at Top 10 Email Scams also currently has a 5-star rating on Amazon.

Top 10 Email Scams covers the ten top most popular email scams, how to recognize them, and how to avoid becoming a victim of an Internet scammer. The book also includes information on dealing with identity theft.

Kathleen McMahon is available for media interviews or to come speak to your group about staying safe while using the Internet. She can be reached using the information below. The paperback version of 'Top 10 Email Scams' (ISBN: 978-1-938831-00-3) as well as her second book, 'Social Media Scams' (ISBN: 978-1-938831-02-7) are available on Amazon.


Author Kathleen McMahon was born in New Jersey, but has lived all of her adult life in California. Her knowledge and expertise with computers and the internet is built upon 30 years experience in the high-tech industry. She brings a balance of technical knowledge and creative expression to her consulting, speaking, writing and fine art activities. Kathleen launched one of the first art-related websites on the Internet in 1994 and in 1995 authored the book, "In Search of Arts & Crafts on the Internet". She currently hosts an active blog and Facebook page where users share their scam email experiences. When she's not writing or consulting with her Internet clients, she can be found creating fine art, primarily California landscape paintings. A free newsletter to keep updated on new releases is available via her website.


Kathleen McMahon