SEEN This Week 11/5/12

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

For those who managed to get through Hurricane Sandy this past week with little or no problems, it’s good to know you are all right. There are many who aren’t so fortunate, so if you wish to help, contact your local Red Cross for additional information.

The Countermeasure Series by Chris Almeida and Cecilia Aubrey was chosen as Favorite Reads of the Year by Gaele Hi.

Pursued, a new mystery by CS Miller, will be released sometime between late November and early December 2012.

Stephen Pearl made appearances during the World Fantasy Convention November 1-4. He was part of a panel November 1 that took place at the convention.

Participating in NaNoWriMo and need some humor to keep you going? Click here for a chuckle on How Writers Revise, courtesy of the Writers Write Creative Blog.

Todd Brown was Alex Laybourne’s guest October 30 He shared an excerpt from his new novel Zomblog: Snoe, which was released on Halloween.

Phyllis Smallman’s fifth Sherri Travis mystery, Highball Exit, launched October 30. Set in Florida, it tells the story of bartender Sherri Travis hunt for a lost baby.

Sophie E. Tallis gave her readers an inside look at the wacky world of book signings.

Whats the difference between good and bad? Sometimes it’s easy to tell. Join Casey Sheridan at Reading on the Wild Side as she discusses the differences.

My News For the Week:

Check out my November 1 interview on A Sort of Mask, Richly Colored.

As of November 3, I passed the 30,000 word mark on my NaNoWriMo novel project!

I would like to thank everyone who took part in the October 27-29 free download promotion days for The Cruiserweight’s Daughter. The book placed in the top three in Sports Fiction genre and was #1 in Wrestling. If you missed the promotion, another will take place in mid-November, just in time for holiday shopping.

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