A lifestyle of reading and writing starts early with books, books and more books.
What are your favorite picture books?
Mine are Ian Falconer's Olivia. I long to be Olivia!
We Have Winners!!
Please contact Seekerville through our new web email if you are a winner and if needed, provide your snail mail address. Please note our giveaway rules in the right lower column of Seekerville.
Sunday we celebrated National Library Week in Seekerville. Winner of Kelly L. Stone's Time To Write is Lorna Faith.
Monday, author Cathy Shouse returned to Seekerville with her post Ten + Tips to Turbocharge Your Marketing. Winner of Janet Dean's latest release, Wanted: A Family is Everlasting Scribe. Winner of a thirty-minute phone consultation with Cathy Shouse on promotion opportunities is Wendy S. Marcus.
Tuesday Cheryl Wyatt presented her 2011 Romantic Times BookLover's Convention Recap. Winner of Ready-Made Family, which won last year's Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Award for the best series Love Inspired of 2009 is Shawna.
Hope you didn't miss Wednesday, and Love Inspired Historical author Patty Smith Hall: Everything But the Kitchen Sink: Building Conflict in Our Stories. Winner of Patty's debut release, Hearts in Flight is Preslaysa.
Steeple Hill author Ruth Logan Herne was your hostess Thursday with Grab Your Hard Hats! We're Building in Seekerville! Winners of fun Seeker baskets with treats suitable for eating: Jan Christiansen and Keli Gwyn.
B & H author Tosca Lee visited Seekerville on Friday, and chatted long distance from Peru. Winner of their choice of an autographed copy of either Havah or Demon is Christy LaShea.
Harlequin Historicals author Pam Crooks joined us on Saturday with Kindles & Nooks, Oh, My! Winner of her choice of Pam Crooks' e books is K. Victoria Chase.
Also, the Saturday winner of The First Five Pages Critique is Anita Mae Draper.
Next Week In Seekerville
Monday: Love Inspired author Tina Radcliffe brings you Edit Me! Stop by for an opportunity to win a critique or a book, or a special tote bag!
Tuesday: Seekerville is delighted to have Love Inspired author Allie Pleiter in Seekerville. And she's giving away a copy of Yukon Wedding. Allie writes both contemporary and historical romances for Love Inspired!
Wednesday: How did Barbara Vey go from a ho-hum job in the insurance industry to being Publishers Weekly’s spokesperson for romance? Find out today in Seekerville. Learn what readers tell Barbara about the books they love to buy and how to get your story reviewed on Barbara’s Beyond Her Book blog, where she recently attracted more than 22,000 visitors in one week. Come and chat with Barbara and you'll be eligible to win one of 24 prizes given away throughout the day!
Thursday: Don't miss the very diverse Camy Tang in Seekerville today. Camy writes for Zondervan, Love Inspired Suspense as well as Guidepost Books! Camy will be featuring the upcoming Love Inspired Historical Editor Pitch.
Friday: What a week! Today we welcome B&H Publishing's Fiction Manager, Julie Gwinn.
Missy Tippens first chapter of A Family for Faith is posted on Vickie Hinze's Chapter 1 Zone this week. Check it out!
Stop by the Craftie Ladies of Suspense blog on Wednesday, April 20 for Debby Giusti's segment of the continuing tale, The Great Easter Bunny Heist.
- Did you know that Love Inspired editor Emily Rodmell is on Twitter? Follow her and receive Love Inspired. LIH and LIS news
- Have you checked out BookFlavor.com? (Woman's World Magazine)
- Here's Why Amazon's Ad-Supported Kindle Is The Future Of Gadgets (Business Insider)
- Social Networking and Your Picture (Jessica Faust)
- Are you targeting SuperRomance? Don't miss this: A Soldier's Story: A Memorial Day Challenge on eHarlequin.
- The “W” Plot…or The Other White Meat for Plotters©: A Plotting Workshop presented by Karen Docter is coming online May 15th.
- How To Cope With Writing Life Anxiety (GalleyCat)
And finally, Olivia and all of Seekerville are jumping for joy as we congratulate friend of Seekerville, Eva Maria Hamilton, on her first sale to Love Inspired Historical.