TO WRITE LOVE ON HER ARMS FOUNDER JAMIE TWORKOWSKI TO RELEASE DEBUT BOOK VIA TARCHER/PENGUIN

Tarcher/Penguin has announced the release of To Write Love on Her Arms (TWLOHA)founder Jamie Tworkowski's debut book, "IF YOU FEEL TOO MUCH: Thought on Things Found and Lost and Hoped For"available on May 19, 2015. Tarcher/Penguin VP & Publisher Joel Fotinos shares their excitement by telling Tworkowski: "When we first received the book proposal, we knew we had to act, as we love your writing, greatly support your organization's cause, and felt your book was such a perfect fit within our publishing program." As part of their ongoing Tarcher Cares initiative, for every book presold, Tarcher/Penguin will be donating one dollar to TWLOHA. "IF YOU FEEL TOO MUCH" can be preordered wherever books are sold, including AmazonBarnes & NobleApple and your local independent bookseller.

Tworkowski tells us, "To be releasing my first book with this legendary New York publisher is truly a dream come true. I think the title is a phrase that applies to so many people - I know it applies to me. I hope this book can be a source of encouragement, something that helps folks feel less alone. More than anything, I hope this book leads to people getting help and even choosing to stay alive."

Jamie Tworkowski is the founder of To Write Love on Her Arms, a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with addiction, depression, self-injury and suicide. TWLOHA began in 2006 as Tworkowski's attempt to help a friend and tell a story. Since then, Tworkowski's TWLOHA blogs have become a source of hope and encouragement for thousands, and he speaks frequently at universities, concerts and conferences. 2015 looks to be the organization's biggest year yet with the Sony Pictures release of To Write Love on Her Arms film starring Kat Dennings, Chad Michael Murray, Rupert FriendCorbin Bleu, available March 3, 2015 on DVD & Digital HD.

TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire, and also to invest directly into treatment and recovery. Since its start in 2006, TWLOHA has donated over $1.5 million directly into treatment and recovery and responded to more than 180,000 messages from over 100 countries.

For more information on To Write Love on Her Arms, please visit: www.twloha.com