Congratulations to our 2014 Macavity Award Nominees!

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 our Colorado Romance Writers 2014 Award of Excellence Finalists & Winners!

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.

Terrific Huffington Post review of Rachel Howzell Hall’s LAND OF SHADOWS!

Land of Shadows, Rachel Howzell Hall’s latest novel, is a riveting exploration of crime and its repercussions in the poor neighborhoods of Los Angeles. Together with her previous thriller, No One Knows You’re HereLand of Shadows proves that Hall is a star at weaving fast-paced, layered, and gripping stories. hall- land of shawdowskovitch/sisters-lost-and-found-in_b_5502612.html?utm_hp_ref=tw