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Mystery writers gathering—a good reason to go to Key West. Open to writers, readers, and the curious. Scheduled for June 13 & 14. www.mysterywritrskeywestfest.com
Introducing IBPA’s NEW Benjamin Franklin Digital Awards Website! As a kick-off to 2014, the IBPA is excited to introduce a completely overhauled Benjamin Franklin Digital Awards website. Check it out at http://bfda-ibpa.org/ (Independent Book Publishers Association).
In celebration of its 10th anniversary, CSPA is offering a membership special: small publishers and independently published authors creating books for the Christian marketplace can join CSPA for the 2014 calendar year for just $85. Christian Small Publishers Association has over 100 members producing materials for the Christian marketplace. CSPA is the sponsor of the […]
Calamari Crime will be held in Monterey, California, March 20-23. For all things mystery! http://www.leftcoastcrime.org/2014/
Patricia Fry will give a free manuscript evaluation and sample edit. Before you send your amazing manuscript to the printer or publisher, contact Patricia at PLFry620@yahoo.com.
The 2013-2014 Los Angeles Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual celebration of books deserving more attention from the world publishing community. The Los Angeles Book Festival will consider entries in general non-fiction, fiction, biography/autobiography, children’s books, young adult, how-to, cookbooks, science fiction, business, wild card (anything goes!), compilations/anthologies, sequels (for […]
There is NO entry fee, and you stand to win $100 cash award, publication in Level Best Books’ twelfth crime fiction anthology, admission to the Crime Bake Conference in November (the winner is not required to attend, however), and a handsome plaque. The story must be a crime story by a New England author or […]