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From last Weekend Edition, the Winner of a Kindle copy of CRAZY BUSY: A (Mercifully) Short Book about a (Really) Big Problem by Kevin DeYoung, the 2014 EPCA Book of the Year is Natalie Monk.
Mary Connealy was your hostess on Monday talking about her foray into novella writing and asking for advice.I hope you didn't steer her astray! Winner of the $25 Amazon ecard bribe of the day is Patty Tucker.
"Magma: Finding the Core of Your Story," was our Tuesday post with Love Inspired Suspense author Lisa K. Phillips .Winner of a copy of her debut release, Double Agent, is DebH.
Wednesday Love Inspired author Belle Calhoune shared with her post, "Follow the Yellow Brick Road." The winners of Her Forever Hero are Julie Hilton Steele and CatMom.
WATCH OUT!!! Practice makes perfect in this fun, crazy profession. Ruth Logan Herne was our hostess Thursday with "Check Your Mile Marker." She wants you to love writing enough to take care of the small stuff, like money and time management! Winner of a $20 Amazon gift card is Tracy Hagwood.
Friday, Seekerville was delighted to welcome Bethany House Publishing author Kate Breslin. Kate joined us from the Pacific Northwest with her post, "What Our Stories Teach Us." Congratulations to Connie Queen, the winner of a copy of For Such a Time.
Next Week In Seekerville
Congratulations to Ruth Logan Herne whose latest Love Inspired release, Love the Lawman, hit #25 on the Publisher's Weekly Bestseller List for the week endng May 2, 2014! Ruthy came in just behind fellow Love Inspired author Rebecca Kertz! Needless to say there is some happy dancing in upstate this week!
Second Chance Ranch is free this Mothers’ Day weekend. Click over to Amazon and grab your copy Friday, Saturday and/or Sunday. Audra Harders also invites you to visit her website and sign up for her newsletter. The very first issue will debut in June with a $25 Amazon gift card earmarked for one lucky subscriber. The winner will be announced in the June newsletter. Happy Mothers’ Day, everyone!!
And on Friday, May 16, join Audra on From the Heart...Cheryl St. John. The theme of Cheryl's blog for May is Joy. Where does Audra find her Joy? Drop in on Friday and find out!!
Meeting Her Match by Mary Connealy
When the tables are turned and a tenderhearted meddler becomes the beneficiary of a matchmaking scheme, her world is turned upside down. As her entire life changes, will she finally be able to tell the banker's son how much she cares for him?
Meeting Her Match, the novella contained in A Match Made in Texas is on sale now on Amazon for $1.99, along with the other three novellas in the collection.
To celebrate Mother's Day, Sandra Leesmith's new release Love's Promises will be free on Kindle, Sunday, May 11th. BTW, Love's Promises is now available in print. Happy Mother's Day.
Chapter Seven of Closer Than Brothers goes up today on Mary's Blog, Real Life Petticoat Ranch. And now, thanks to Deb Harkness (our own DebH from here at Seekerville who does this professionally) Closer Than Brothers has a cover. Thank you, Deb.
Random News & Information
Spending money on Amazon just got easier with the Amazon Cart!
BookBaby Launches Direct Sales for Self-Publishing Authors (DBW)
Harlequin's new 'Chatsfield' project crosses multiple platforms (USA TODAY)
The Brenda Novak FOR THE CURE of Diabetes, Online Auction has BEGUN!
BookExpo America Team Dances to ‘Happy’ by Pharrell Williams (GalleyCat) Book Expo America is Coming May 29-31
How to Write a Great Novel (WSJ)
Blurb acquires HP’s MagCloud, aims to dominate long-tail publishing (The Passive Voice)
A Writer's Guide, to Hustlers, Harlots and Heroes (Let's Get Visible)
~~~We're nearly at SIX months into the year. Where are you in your goals, and dreams and plans? Seekerville is excited to welcome Cheryl St. John to our Night Class Faculty! This class is an amazing opportunity to reboot yourself and get Plan B in motion for the NEXT six months.
Additionally, Seekerville is giving away one class entrance fee to one writer who comments in this post this weekend, telling us that they are interested in taking Getting Rid of the Junk That Holds Us Back. Winner announced next week in the Weekend Edition!
That's it! Have a great weekend. OOOPS!!! HOLD IT!
I guess we do have more.
Thank you to all the Speedbo writers who entered our Perfect Pitch Contest with Susan Brower of the Natasha Kern Literary Agency. Thank you to Ms. Brower for her generous offer to read the winners and honorable mentions.
While the Winners will receive some feedback from Ms. Brower, she is unable to guarantee that for the Honorable Mention entrants.
Now, you can have a great weekend!