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November 2013


by SusanDaffron on November 27, 2013

Bouchercon aka Murder at the Beach, in beautiful downtown Long Beach, California, November 13-16, 2014! American Guest of Honor:  J.A. Jance International Guest of Honor: Edward Marston Lifetime Achievement: Jeffery Deaver Toastmaster: Simon Wood YA Guest of Honor: Eoin Colfer Fan Guest of Honor: Al Abramson For more information, contact  Ingrid Willis

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Global Ebook Awards

by SusanDaffron on November 27, 2013  Dan Poynter’s Global ebook Awards Accepting entries now, from ebook authors and publishers. Eligibility: E-book released to the public any time in 2012 or newer. Entry Deadline: April 30, 2014 (midnight Pacific Time). Winners Announcement: August 17, 2014

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Roy Wilhelm

by Patricia on November 15, 2013

Roy Wilhelm blogsite Roy is a retired chaplain for a state youth prison and also a historian and humorist. His book title is Funny Fax of History

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Robert McOuat

by Patricia on November 14, 2013

Robert McOuat Robert has a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Wake Forest University, a Masters of Arts Degree in Psychology from East Carolina University and a Doctorate of Education in Education Leadership from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is currently a school administrator in the North Carolina public school […]

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Elizabeth James/FM Publishing Company

by Patricia on November 12, 2013

Elizabeth James FM Publishing Company Elizabeth is the author of 15 titles (books and screenplays), certified teacher, business consultant, nationally-certified manager of program improvement and licensed and ordained minister. She has been writing for 40 years. Her company, FM Publishing, has been in business since 2009 and has published over 60 fiction and […]

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Daryl R. Smith/Daryl Smith Publishing

by Patricia on November 10, 2013

Daryl R. Smith Daryl Smith Publishing Daryl Smith Publishing specializes in nonfiction and poetry. Its philosophy is “Write from the heart/Give from the heart.” A percentage of all proceeds are donated to promote early literacy. He has published a book of poetry, “A Quiet Night in June.”  

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SPAWNews Newsletter – November 2013

by SusanDaffron on November 1, 2013

For contributions to the newsletter and Letters to the Editor, please email the editor of SPAWNews: Those of you who are SPAWN members, be sure to visit the Members Only Area to read this month’s Market Update. Go to and click Log In. You will be asked for your username and password. If […]

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SPAWN Market Update November 2013

by SusanDaffron on November 1, 2013

Something for every writer and author—dozens of outlets for your articles and stories, 5 brand new publishers seeking good manuscripts, 2 sites to help authors publish, 10 unexpected opportunities for promoting books and a directory of around 350 book reviewers. If, after studying this issue of the SPAWN Market Update, you can’t land numerous reviews, […]

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