International League of Conservation Photographers fellow and National Outdoor Book Award winner Krista Schlyer’s ALMOST ANYWHERE, a poignant exploration of our place in the natural world, chronicling a healing and sometimes humorous adventure through national parks and other wild places, for publication in Fall 2015.
Congratulations to Mary Wine whose The Highlander’s Bride Trouble received a 4 1/2 star TOP PICK RT review!
“Wine’s novel reaches the very core of Scottish romance.She has brought together two extremely strong-willed, stubborn characters whose passions run as deep as their senses of honor. The rapid pace, wonderful prose and deeply emotional scenes make this book a marvelous read.”
One of USA Today’s Top Summer Cookbooks of 2014! http://www.usatoday.com/interactive/11899403/
Congratulations to Martin Limon whose THE IRON SICKLE received a starred PW review. “Limon brilliantly combines a procedural with a harrowing portrayal of the wounds of war… The secret at the heart of the crimes is truly chilling, and Limon’s nuanced characters enhance a fast-paced, carefully crafted plot.”
Congratulations to Martin Limon and Gigi Pandian, who are both Macavity Award Nominees for Best Mystery Short Story:
“The Dragon’s Tail” by Martin Limon (Nightmare Range: The Collected Sueno and Bascom Short Stories, Soho Books) and
“The Hindi Houdini” by Gigi Pandian (Fish Nets: The Second Guppy Anthology, edited by Ramona DeFelice Long; Wildside Press)
Congratulations to Sarah M. Anderson on a terrific 4 1/2 star review of RODEO DREAMS from RT! “Excellent description and a novel story idea make this a must read. Anderson gives the readers an inside peek at rodeo riding on a small scale. Her characters ring true and the skill with which she ratchets up the tension is admirable.”
Congratulations to our Colorado Romance Writers 2014 Award of Excellence Finalists & Winners:
Romantic Suspense Winner- Behind the Lies ~ Robin Perini
Contemporary Series Winner- The Cradle Conspiracy ~ Robin Perini
Young Adult/New Adult w/Romantic Elements Finalist-Running on Empty ~ Colette Ballard
Mainstream with Romantic Elements Finalist- Mortal Arts ~ Anna Lee Huber
Mainstream with Romantic Elements Finalist- The Vanishing Thief ~ Kate Parker
Erotic Romance Finalist- Masque ~ Lexi Post
Chanel Cleeton’s FLIRTING WITH SCANDAL, in which the secret, illegitimate daughter of a powerful U.S. senator has a passionate encounter with a handsome young man after meeting him at a Washington D.C. bar, only to discover he’s running for political office and her internship has her working on his campaign, in the first book in the new Capital Confessions series about three sisters, the secrets they keep, and a powerful blog with a knack for exposing scandals, to Kate Seaver at Berkley, in a nice deal, in a three-book deal.