SEEN This Week 5/21/12

This week’s book, event, and author news:

Christine Schwab laced up her sneakers and participated in the Los Angeles Arthritis Walk on May 19.

The ownership and management of Valley Strategies Ltd/ Night Publishing will change by June 15, 2012. Additional details about changes are explained in this article The plans of the new management for Night Publishing and Night Poets remain unknown.

Be sure to stop by and check out the new cover of Kate Rigby’s book Suckers n Scallies.

Read an exclusive preview of Theo Knell’s new book A Hell for Heroes Those who read his first book From the corners of a wounded mind wanted to know more. Theo’s new book pulls no punches, tells it exactly how it was, and in many instances still is.

The release day for Cheryl Carpinello’s new book Young Knights of the Round Table: The King’s Ransom is set for May 25-26. The paperback version will be released in summer or fall 2012.

Cliff Ball’s new book Times of Trial: an End Times novel (The End Times Saga) is now on Barnes and Noble.

The 90 Day Rule by Diane Nelson will soon be released by Pfoxmoor Publishing Click here for more details about the book.

Write what you know…that’s exactly what SS Hampton Sr. does in his gut-wrenching novels. See for yourself here

Jessica Kristie was interviewed in the literary magazine The Possibility Place.

Writer’s Digest named Alex Carrick’s personal blog as its web site of the week. Please go to the Writer’s Digest site and scroll down the right side of the screen. Writer’s Digest described Alex’s blog as “clean, crisp and entertaining. His stories range from humorous to thought-provoking, making it a fun read.” I agree!

An Amazon reviewer had this to say about The Forever Girl by Rebecca Hamilton “I often found myself comparing the Forever Girl to the Vampire Chronicles (Anne Rice)”.

Bestselling author Steve Berry visited the Gazalapalooza Author Spotlight with his very intriguing brand new thriller The Columbus Affair Can Berry stand the heat? Read the interview and see for yourself.

Mel Dent interviewed Gerry McCullough on her Lynchcliffe blog.

 

My News for the Week:

My latest book Cougars and Studs: Steamy Tales of Older Women and Younger Men, which contains ten erotic short stories, was released by Rising Temperatures Press on Amazon Kindle.May 14. Thanks to everyone who took part in the free promotion May 18-20. You can check out the new Cougars and Studs book trailer on YouTube.

There is a second book coming in the Cougars and Studs series. Preview the first two chapters of the upcoming Cougars and Studs 2: More Tales of Older Women and Younger Men and view its trailer here.

Fifty continues to do very well in Amazon Kindle sales. Ten copies were sold between May 1 and May 14.

Do you have news that you’d like to see in a future column? Either post it on a related site or email writingmerchant@gmail.com. Also follow me on Twitter @lacarrington1.

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