spawn logo

 

 

 

From the monthly archives:

February 2010

Thomas James Brittan tombrittan@hotmail.com Author is working on his first book—a novella. His company is Sugar Valley Penman Publications

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

SPAWNews Newsletter – February 2010

by SusanDaffron on February 1, 2010

Table of Contents
– President’s Letter
– Editor’s Note
– Market Update by Patricia Fry
– Book Doctor by Bobbie Christmas
– Member News
– Word Usage by Bonnie Myhrum
– Book review by Dallas Woodburn—
The I Love to Write Book: Ideas & Tips for Young Writers by Mary-Lane Kamberg
– Featured Members—Charlotte and Jon O’Brien
– This and That

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

Seven-Day Mystery Cruise

by SusanDaffron on February 1, 2010

A Web site is up for the seven-day mystery cruise to the Mexican Riviera next November: www.2010mysterycruise.blogspot.com Panels and presentations are being pulled together as authors sign up. Short mystery fiction is a strong entry. Looking for publishers to represent their houses and do pitch sessions as well as editors who have put together anthologies. […]

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

Spring Book Show in Atlanta

by SusanDaffron on February 1, 2010

Spring Book Show, March 26-28, 2010, Cobb Galleria, Atlanta, GA, www.springbookshow.com or call Cathie Eargle at 865-922-7490 to register.

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

CLAS Book Proposal Workshop

by SusanDaffron on February 1, 2010

CLAS is sponsoring a three-session book proposal workshop on February 3, 10 and 17, 7-9 p.m., at Bank of Books, 748 East Main Street, Ventura, CA. The workshop will include detailed instruction on how to prepare the book proposal. Authors will receive individual help. There will be a Q&A. The goal is for each author […]

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

2010 San Francisco Book Festival

by SusanDaffron on February 1, 2010

The 2010 San Francisco Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual program celebrating the best books of the spring season. The event will hold its awards ceremony in May in San Francisco. www.sanfranciscobookfestival.com

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

2010 Beach Book Festival

by SusanDaffron on February 1, 2010

The 2010 Beach Book Festival has issued the call for entries to its annual competition honoring the hottest reads of the summer season. The top festival book of the upcoming season will win $1500 and a flight to New York for our June 11 awards ceremony at the famed Algonquin Hotel. www.beachbookfestival.com

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

2010 New York Book Festival

by SusanDaffron on February 1, 2010

The 2010 New York Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual celebration of books worthy of further recognition from the world’s publishing capital. The event will be held June 10-12, 2010 in Manhattan. www.newyorkbookfestival.com

{ Comments on this entry are closed }

Living Now Awards

by SusanDaffron on February 1, 2010

Living Now Awards—Entry fee is $90 per category and the final entry deadline is February 14, 2010. Enter online by midnight Feb. 14 and send books later, or postmark your mail-in entry by February 13th. The Living Now Book Awards present gold, silver and bronze medallions in 30 different lifestyle categories. www.livingnowawards.com

{ Comments on this entry are closed }