We discovered your favorite Christmas characters reading an Oak Tree Press book—and a new way for fun promotion (how did Jason do that???). Find out which author got into the elite Sisters in Crime Los Angeles Chapter's next anthology. Unwrap goodies from The Big Thrill, Savvy Authors, Celebrate With a Book and The Edible Book Shelf (yum!). That and more on this week's Round-Up.
JIM CALLAN, author of soon-to-be-published “A Ton of Gold,” is judging a speech contest at Rivercrest High Schoo in Mt. Pleasant, TX, on Dec. 7. On Dec. 8, he will be speaking and signing books at the Ben Wheeler Book Fair in Ben Wheeler, TX. Over at his blog, he interviews sci-fi author Jade Kerrion.
Before LORNA COLLINS, author of “Ghost Writer,” goes on vacation to Hawaii, she hosts MARILYN MEREDITH at http://lornacollins-author.blogspot.com
WENDY GAGER'S reporter, Mitch Malone (“A Case of Hometown Blues”) interviews MARILYN MEREDITH'S character over at http://wsgager.blogspot.com
A review and book give-away at
On her blog, Marilyn interviews characters from the novels of M.M. Gornell, WENDY GAGER, Pat Gligor and Madison Johns. She talks book marketing with Evelyn Cullet.
RADINE TREES NEHRING, author of Ozark mystery “A Fair To Die For,” (and in the Arkansas Writers' Hall of Fame) writes about book signing horrors (or not):
RSVP if you're going to Rabbi ILENE SCHNEIDER'S book launch for “Unleavened Dead” on Dec. 9 at Barnes & Nobel, Marlton, NJ. She promises there will be cake!
MARY MONTAGUE SIKES promoted “Daddy's Christmas Angel” this week at http://celebratewithabook.blogspot.com/2012/12/daddys-christmas-angel.html?spref=fb
She will be signing at the Tides Inn Christmas Marketplace in
all day Dec. 8, and on Dec. 9,