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keren-taylor's picture
Aug.18.2009
Last week, I took two of our WriteGirl alumni mentees to a luncheon by the NWPC (National Women's Political Caucus) where they were honoring Gloria Allred with a Woman of Courage award. Her remarks were poignant and inspiring. She talked about several recent cases and stretched the limits of the...
mary-deal's picture
Aug.12.2009
River Bones, received an Honorable Mention in the Mystery/Thriller category of the Eric Hoffer Book Awards competition. Though I wish it could have gone higher, as all writers wish, just making it into the top 10% of all books submitted is a real achievement. That is, River Bones beat out all...
barry-eva's picture
Jul.23.2009
Latest Across the Pond and Storyheart News Across the Pond a book for the young and young at heart. YA, teen, romance what ever you like to call it. With the book now being available in book stores I have started to receive some new reviews from the book launch, including this one which is my...
ernie-j-zelinski's picture
Jun.30.2009
Below is an e-mail I just received from the World HRD Congress in India stating that they want to give me the PRIDE OF HR PROFESSION AWARD. ----- Original Message ----- From: Jack Jones  To:  vip-books (at) telus (dot) net  Sent: Tuesday, June 30, 2009 6:33 AM Subject: PRIDE OF HR PROFESSION AWARD...
terin-miller's picture
Jun.10.2009
Just a quick note to anyone reading this: my first published novel, "From Where The Rivers Come," was awarded an "honorable mention" in the Fiction category at the New York Book Festival for small-published and self-published works "deserving greater recognition." This...
barry-eva's picture
May.22.2009
Paper Back Writer - a laugh, a joke and an English accent It has been another long week with so much going on that a recap of everything might even help me get to grips with all that has gone on. The week started with a really enjoyable radio interview with Sarah, better known at "...
simon-haynes's picture
May.09.2009
Great news for the Hal Spacejock series ... the 2009 Ditmar Awards ballot has just been announced, and Hal Spacejock No Free Lunch (Book 4) is a finalist in the Best Novel category. Last month Hal Spacejock No Free Lunch took out the WA Science Fiction Foundation 'Tin Duck' award for best SF/F/H...
margo-berdeshevsky's picture
May.05.2009
FC2 AWARD: Margo Berdeshevsky's illustrated short stories, "BEAUTIFUL SOON ENOUGH" won American Book Review/Ronald Sukenick Innovative Fiction Prize --("thrillingly cutting-edge") ... E book version of “Beautiful Soon Enough” …now available on the University of Alabama's website...
amy-d-shojai's picture
May.03.2009
Heavens to murgatroyd...it's been NOVEMBER since I last posted. And I've got to tell you, God has a seriously wicked sense of humor. My last entry noted that I had streamlined  the regular deadlines and then...well, then God laughed. A friend asked me for a major favor, and I was concerned enough...
hywela-lyn's picture
Feb.12.2009
I've just heard that my story 'Dancing With Fate' is up for 'Book Of The Year' at LASR in the novela section.  'Dancing With Fate' is one of  the 'Songs Of The Muses' series  about the Greek Muses. There are some really great stories up for this award, including several from the Wild Rose Press, so...