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carolpiasente's picture
Sep.03.2011
Perhaps the hardest thing about writing, is trusting that your voice has a place. Many, if not all, writers come of age revering the art and, to one extent or another, viewing "writers" as mythical creatures who have secret access to the mysteries of life. It's a tall order to convince oneself that...
dale-estey's picture
Aug.11.2011
    National Book Awards Accepts Its First Interactive eBookBy Dianna DilworthThanks to tablets and eReaders, the definition of what a book is, is expanding. So much so that the National Book Foundation has accepted its first interactive eBook as a submission to the National Book Awards this...
dale-estey's picture
Aug.08.2011
 Canadian Culinary Book Awards 2011This is for all the bedtime cookbook readers out there. And I know you exist! Here are many of the nominees on this year's Canadian Culinary Book Awards list.  Closest to home is Flavours of Prince Edward Island: a culinaryjourney by Jeff McCourt, Allan William...
SFKaufman's picture
Jun.12.2011
  Hanshi Kaufman was inducted into the World Karate Union's 16th Hall of Fame annual awards ceremony on June 11, 2011 and where he received recognition as Martial Arts Book Author of the Year. He was presented with a superb plaque indicating same. The prestigious organization founded by Grandmaster...
wim-coleman's picture
May.26.2011
Today it was announced that Pat Perrin's and my novel _Anna's World_ was 1st Runner-Up in the Young Adult category of the Eric Hoffer Awards. This is the fourth national award for _Anna's World._ Check the Eric Hoffer Awards at http://www.hofferaward.com/HAbookwinners.html#young. _Anna's World_...
len-boswell's picture
Apr.15.2011
Please forgive the shameless self-wooting, but I just learned that one of my short stories, "The Prince of Traps," received an Honorable Mention Award in the Writer's Digest Popular Fiction Contest 2011. If you'd like to check it out, it's on my profile page.
SFKaufman's picture
Mar.31.2011
  NEW YORK, NY, March 31 – The officers and board of directors of the International Okinawa Seishinryoku Karate Do Kobudo Jutsu Assn. in Athens, Greece have expressed their deep appreciation to Hanshi Kaufman for his support and dedication to the ideal of the martial arts for over five decades of...
sean-jackson's picture
Mar.15.2011
My story 'Not Even Jail' has been nominated for this year's Million Writers Award. The kind editor at Forge Journal, Leif, is responsible.
jeffrey-ricker's picture
Mar.15.2011
BLOOD SACRAMENTS (which, as you may know, includes my short story "Lifeblood") was 2010 Book of the Year Award finalist for Horror Fiction by ForeWord Reviews. (For the complete list of nominees in horror, check here.) To quote from their website, the awards "were established to...
jeffrey-ricker's picture
Mar.15.2011
BLOOD SACRAMENTS (which, as you may know, includes my short story "Lifeblood") was 2010 Book of the Year Award finalist for Horror Fiction by ForeWord Reviews. (For the complete list of nominees in horror, check here.) To quote from their website, the awards "were established to...