Around my part of the world, many students are headed back to begin the 2011-2012 school year. In addition, American football also got into full swing with kicking off the preseason this past week, and don’t forget fall book releases and big author news are happening as we speak.
Gabrielle Faust is featuring a new contest this month, featuring her new Android app.
Thomas J. Winton’s new novel The Last American Martyr was released August 9 on Amazon Kindle.
Want to read more about the amazing Katherine Holmes and the prestigious literary prize she won? Click here for the feature written by Hannah Warren.
Sean Kenniff, author of the celebrated novel,ETRE THE COW made an appearance on MSNBC to discuss his book with anchor Alex Witt
Ereader News Today featured Gerry McCollough’s acclaimed novel Belfast Girls August 9 as a bargain Kindle book.
Gary Ponzo featured criminologist Jennifer Chase on his Strong Scenes blog.
Coming soon from Pfoxmoor/Pfoxchase Publishing: Six Weeks by Jessica Degarmo Click here to view the book cover.
Bob Grant of Speak Without Interruption released a list of upcoming authors and Kindle books to be featured in upcoming weeks. The complete list may be found here.
Babs Morton won second place in the Novel category at the Yeovil Literary Competition.
My news for the week:
I was a guest blogger on Night Owl Romance August 9 on the topic of The World of Sports and Romance
The Cruiserweight was #34 on the Individual Sports – Wrestling books lists in the Amazon Kindle Store August 11.
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