We're celebrating the release of Ruth Logan Herne's The First Gift, this weekend. Leave a comment to get your name in the mailbox for one of three copies to be given away!
We Have Winners
If you are not familiar with our giveaway rules, take a minute to read them here. It keeps us all happy! All winners should send their name, address, and phone number to claim prizes. Send to Seekers@Seekerville.net
The Pithy Winner of an Amazon Gift Card from last week is Barbara Burke.
Monday Janet Dean was your hostess. She talked about writing kissing scenes in her post "'Pucker Up' Your Hero and Heroine Within Publisher Parameters." Evelyn Hill won a Seeker eBook of her choice.
Tuesday Angela Meyer was our special guest with her post on "Building Your Email List." Vince is the winner of Where Healing Starts.
Publisher's Weekly Bestselling author Debby Giusti was your hostess
Wednesday in Seekerville. She shared with her post "Amish Fiction. What's the Draw?" Winners of Amish book packs are Connie (Older & Smarter), Tina Marie Watson, Linda Moffitt, Bonton, Andrea Woodard, and Beth J (Beth's Favorite Recipes) and Trixi.
Love Inspired author debut author Laurel Blount was our very special guest Thursday. She's bringing you "Fun with Storyboards." Vicki Marney is the winner of a cool giveaway that includes Laurel's release, A Family for the Farmer.
Next Week in Seekerville
Monday: Lisa Carter returns to Seekerville with her post, "Mission Possible—Ground the Reader." Stop by to chat and pick up some tips to take your first chapter to the next level. Plus you could win a copy of Falling for the Single Dad.
Tuesday: Sandra Leesmith will discuss placing ads to promote sales. Sandra will ask readers to share their experiences with placing ads. What works and what doesn't work. One writer commenter will win $25.00 toward an ad of their choice. One reader commenter will win a Seeker book.
Wednesday: Glynna Kaye joins us with "5 Tips for Taking Your Writing to the Next Level, " with an opportunity to entered in a drawing to win her November Love Inspired release, "The Pastor's Christmas Courtship."
Thursday: Cara Lynn James is your hostess today.
Friday: Best of the Archives with Julie Lessman. Comments are closed on Friday to allow more reading and writing time!
Saturday:The Birthday Bash Begins with the October Contest Update. Stop by to meet our October Diva/Divo. The prize vault is open.
Sunday: The Weekend Edition is on Sunday in October. We announce our weekly winner in the WE ED. Week 1 winner will be announced on Sunday, October 2.
You're invited to the Seekerville 9th, Birthday Bash.October 1-31.
We'll blog 7 days a week in October with a giveaway, EVERY SINGLE DAY. October is when we give back to our Villagers for the journey!
Every comment is an entry for our Grand Prize an iPad mini or one of our weekly giveaways of either an Amazon gift card ($50) or a Kindle Fire.
Two great covers!
You can preorder Glynna Kaye's The Pastor's Christmas Courtship here.
Wednesday, September 28th, join Myra Johnson on Lena Nelson Dooley's blog, A Christian Writer's World. Don't miss the Castles in the Clouds interview, and you could win your own copy!
Tina Radcliffe will be speaking to the Phoenix area chapter of ACFW, Christian Writers of the West, today, Saturday, September 24th. "What Have You Done Today To Make Your Dreams Come True?" Details here.
On Friday, September 30, 2016, Ruth Logan Herne will be inducted into the Hilton High School Hall of Fame! Ruthy is crazy excited about this. It's open to the public, so if you're from upstate New York, come on over to Hilton High School's auditorium at 2:30 on Friday. There will be a community reception immediately following the induction ceremonies.
Round Two of "THUNDERCLAP," this time for Ruth Logan Herne. Ruth, Mary, and Julie are all part of the Christmas Cowboy Homecoming collection from Gilead Press, due out next month!!! By clicking on the link below and offering "support" you're agreeing to get a notice that the book is coming out... and it builds our group of book-loving supporters! So if you want to help a struggling author this Christmas (cue the carols and hymns!) click below and then click to support!
WIN A CHARACTER NAMED AFTER YOU in Julie Lessman's November paperback release of Love Everlasting AND a signed copy, PLUS signed copies of three of Julie’s novels and a framed quote. Details can be found HERE!
FREE DOWNLOAD on Julie Lessman's A Glimmer of Hope the prequel novella to her award-winning novel Isle of Hope. Get your free e-copy of AGOH at AMAZON, BARNES AND NOBLE, or KOBO.
50% SALE on Julie Lessman's award-winning ISLE OF HOPE, the 5-star novel on Family Fiction Magazine's Top 15 Novels of 2015! Buy Link.
BOOK 2 IN ISLE OF HOPE SERIES coming September 30! Preorder Julie Lessman's new novel, Love Everlasting here. Preorder Link .
Random News & Information.
Thank you to everyone who sent links.
The Talented Blind-Person Spot (The Monday Morning Memo)**
What to Do After You Write a Book (The Write Practice)**
Future Perfect? Past Continuous? What are All the Verb Tenses? (ProWritingAid)
Mastering the Art of the Scene (The Book Designer)**
Why I Write:Part One (Steven Pressfield)
Getting Ready to Launch a Book? Start with These 5 Questions (Jane Friedman)
How Bookbub's Selection Process Works (Bookbub Partners)**
Facebook and Author Marketing (Tim Grahl)
33 Common Words & Phrases You Might Be Saying Wrong (WD)
How to Fight the Comparison Battle (The Write Conversation)
How Will an Author Platform Make You a More Successful Author? (BadRedhead Media)**
Short on time? Read the ** articles and come back for the rest later.
Have a great reading and writing weekend. See you next Sunday, when we eat cake! Birthday cake!
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