This week’s book, author, and event news:
Julian Gallo was recently spotlighted in Angie’s Diary online magazine.
The Life of Iroc the Topless Dancer author Shelly Ramm’s long-awaited new book, One Twistedly Funny and Shockingly True Story: Book 2 was released January 21. The latest edition features photos and the wildest true life story you will ever read, but not suitable content for anyone under age 18. You can order a copy at this link.
Ready for more intriguing background to M.S. Spencer’s latest romantic suspense mystery The Mason’s Mark: Love and Death in the Tower? The Tower is not only part of a national center for freemasonry, but a memorial to our first President. Both aspects figure prominently in the story of adventure and romance. Plus you get a sweet excerpt—isn’t the best part of romance that first meeting? Read it at Linda McLaughlin’s site.
Young Adult and Teen Readers presented Gina Marinello-Sweeney with the 2013 YATR Literary Award for Best Prologue for her novel I Thirst.
Mark Woods’ debut novella, Time of Tides, was recently released on Amazon.
The Houston Author Bash is coming up on February 22, 2014! Houston Author Bash is presented by Wines & Labels Productions and hosted at the Harmony Science Academy of West Houston in Katy TX. The Author Bash begins at 9:00 AM and runs through 6:00 PM. for additional information.
Registration is now open for the 2014 Author and Reader Con events, which take place August 14-17 in New Orleans and in Phoenix October 16-19. Find more details on how to be part of either or both conventions at authorreadercon.com.
Some tickets still remain for the 2014 Louisville Authors Event scheduled for April 5 in Louisville, KY. Anyone wishing to attend can purchase tickets at this link.
The Love N. Vegas signing will take place at Planet Hollywood October 25, 2014. Go here for additional details and purchase tickets.
My Latest News
Be sure to visit Night Owl Reviews next Monday, February 3 beginning at 8:00 PM Eastern. I’ll be participating in their weekly Chat With the Authors, discussing the upcoming release of my first nonfiction book, Life Subject To Change. You can view the full schedule of upcoming author chats here.
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