This is Golden Heart and RITA awards gala event night!
Cheers going up for the friends of Seekerville (Anne Barton, Jaqui Jacobi, Anne Marie Becker, Cindi Myers, Susan May Warren, Robin Lee Hatcher, Karen White, Judy Duarte and and our very own Cara Slaughter!
Here is a complete list of the RITA and GH finalists! Check the site often late Saturday evening for the list of winners.
If you can't be at RWA Nationals here's a site that tracks everyone who is. They mentioned the Seekers on Thursday.
Workshop handouts are available for download at the RWA site and the conference audios recordings will be available after the conference at Bill Stephens Productions.
Congratulations to Robyn, who correctly guessed four of the five locations of the photos in Sandra Leesmith's Wednesday post. She will receive a copy of Julie Lessman's, A Passion Redeemed and a copy of Sandra's book, God's Spirit Within Me.
Next Week In Seekerville
Monday: Fresh off the RWA Nationals circuit, Seeker Missy Tippens, will be posting today.
Tuesday:Love Inspired author, Cheryl Wyatt on Ramping Tension.
Wednesday: Glynna Kaye, Love Inspired debut author is up with, The Princess Who Understood Magic.
Thursday: Golden Heart finalist, Seeker Cara Lynn James shares today.
Friday: Seekerville welcomes back Barbour author, Kaye Dacus. (Check out her site, she has some great IRCS photos)
Coming soon to Seekerville....
July 30, Dorchester Western Historicals, author, Caroline Fyffe is here with a fun post.
August 5, It's Jane Austen's number 1 fan, Melanie Dickerson.
August 7, Seekerville welcomes April Irwin.
August 14, Tammy Barley, Whitaker House author blogs.
September 2, Dorchester debut author, and Starbucks aficionado, Marilyn Brant will be with us.
September 18, LIVE FROM ACFW it's Seekerville!
September 25, Our guest is Love Inspired Historical author, Winnie Griggs.
September 30, Cool Beans! NavPress author Erynn Mangum will be here.
The Camy Tang, Deadly Intent Blog Tour schedule is up!
7/20-7/21 Camy is discussing Asian food—and the Asian food in Deadly Intent—on the blog of Christy Award-finalist Tosca Lee.
7/20 Love Inspired and Avon Inspire author Lyn Cote is featuring Deadly Intent on her blog.
7/21 Check out Tina’s blog for the answer to who Devon’s character is loosely based on.
7/22 On historical romance author M.L. Tyndall’s blog, Camy is blogging about how her publication journey has impacted my faith in God.
7/22 Lyn Cote is posting a recipe of one of Camy's favorite foods from Deadly Intent, and the story behind it.
7/23 Camy is on the F.A.I.T.H. blog where she answers how the spa got the name Joy Luck Life.
7/24 Camy is on the blog of romantic suspense author Robin Caroll with an interview.
7/24 An excerpt of Deadly Intent is running this week on the Chapter-a-Week loop.
7/25 Camy is at Prairie Chicks Write Romance talking about how she gets by with a little help from my friends.
Interview and Book Giveaway (winner's choice of one of the books in The Daughters of Boston series) on Dawn Kinzer's blog, From Dawn Til Dusk.
Saturday, July 25, 11:00 AM TO 1:00 PM:
Book Signing at Paducah LifeWay Christian Store
Kentucky Oaks Plaza, 3480 James-Sanders Boulevard
Saturday, July 25, 3:00 to 5:00 PM:
Reading/Book Signing/Book Giveaway at Metropolis Public Library
317 Metropolis Street, Metropolis, Illinois
Mary Connealy is giving away free copies of Montana Rose:
Wednesday, July 22nd, at Erica Vetsch's blog, On The Write Path, talking about phobias and fiction.
Thursday, July 23d, at Bustles and Spurs, talking about Montana Rose.
Random Weekend News
- A shout out to Seekerville friend Vince Mooney who is blogging at Prairie Chicks Write Romance today. Stop by and see him. His topic is Rewards Per Page.
- Are you a Starbucks fan? Check out Brant Flakes for the The Great Starbucks VIA™ Ready Brew Taste Test!!
- Those of you who know former RWA president Janis Reams Hudson may be interested in donating books to her book raffle. For details click here.
And finally some fun on the romance entertainment front:
Lots of romance entertainment at the movies and on DVD!
or this TV show on the Lifetime Channel
watch full episodes here--on your laptop or desktop.
Or if you love the Love Comes Softly Series, check out the new release to DVD, Love Takes Wing.
P.S. Since Pepper mentioned Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, you can take your chance on winning a copy at Sukos Notebook.