Romantic Suspense?

May 8, 2013

Romance and Mystery/Suspense make a nice couple, don’t they? I mean, romance has always been a mystery to me. And a good suspense thriller is always better with a smidge of romance thrown in, right? Okay, two more categories to chat about. Romance Lady Outlaw Of Grace and Chocolate Smart Move Twitterpated Edenbrooke Stacy Henrie* […]

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Whitney Finalists—I’m Speculating…

May 7, 2013

Did you think I was going to guess the winners? Nope. This is a review of the finalists for a  Whitney Award in the Speculative categories. Speculative City of the Saints Flight From Blithmore Earthbound The Hollow City The Penitent D. J. Butler Jacob Gowans Theresa Sneed Dan Wells C. David Belt Youth Adult—Speculative Demons Destined […]

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Storymakers and Whitney Awards—Oh My!

May 6, 2013

This weekend is probably my favorite weekend of the entire year! It’s the LDStoryMakers Conference and the Whitney Awards banquet!!!!!!!! Yes, they deserve all those exclamation points—and more! Seriously. I’ve been going to Storymakers for years in my alter ego persona. I’ve missed a few—and that always makes me sad—but I’ve really loved watching it grow […]

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About the Fiction Posts…

May 6, 2013
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First up today is a bit of business. On Friday, I referenced some big changes coming to the blog. I’m planning to leak the changes out a little bit each week through the end of this month. There’s one pretty BIG change I hadn’t planned to leak until mid-May. But. Over the weekend, I got […]

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We Need a Little Christmas…

May 3, 2013
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…right this very minute! * Okay, maybe not THIS exact minute but very soon. There are going to be some MAJOR changes here on LDS Publisher over the next month. (Lots of changes that may even change the course of history.) I’ll be making announcements every couple of days but the first one is: Christmas […]

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May 2013 Prize Sponsors!

May 1, 2013

A big thank you to our Prize Sponsors! Please take a moment to learn more about this month’s wonderfully generous sponsors. Above Rubies by Jaclyn M. Hawkes His chivalry was strangling her. He thought he was helping her, and in truth he was. She was in desperate straits. But as honorable as he was, he […]

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April 2013 Prize Winners!

May 1, 2013

Here are the randomly selected winners of last month’s  “Win These Books!” Contest. Thanks again to our sponsors. Please take a moment to read their info here.   Winner: Randy Commenting on:  “Need an LDS Writers Forum?“   Winner: Ranee Commenting on: “April 2013 Prize Sponsors!“   Winner: Prudence Bice Commenting on: “Descendant by Nichole […]

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Yikes!

April 29, 2013

I have no idea what happened to all the images of the book covers… Hopefully, the Internet gremlins will return them soon.

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Fairy Godmothers, Inc. by Jenniffer Wardell

April 29, 2013

It’s never about the glass slipper. It’s all about the love potion. In a world where fairy tale situations are as much a fact of life as death and taxes, everyone knows hiring Fairy Godmothers, Inc. is the best way to assure that your beautiful daughter or enchanted frog of a grandson will get the […]

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Upcoming Events

April 26, 2013

Do you know of a writing conference in your area or an open call for submissions that would would be of interest to LDS writers? If so, please email the information and link(s) to me to be included in next month’s post. Event posts go live on the last Friday of each month. Note: This […]

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Lost then Found by Heather B. Moore

April 25, 2013

Welcome to the Aliso Creek Novella Series: Liz, Gemma, Arie, Jess, and Drew have been best friends since creating “the Five” at Aliso Creek High School. But that was over ten years ago, and each is still trying to find that perfect someone… if perfect is even possible. Arie, at the top of her career […]

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How to Properly Pack Your Purse for Promotional Possibilities by Tristi Pinkston

April 25, 2013
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… Or, How to Well-stock Your Wallet for Wonderful Writer … stuff. You never know when you’re going to run into a potential reader. If you keep your eyes open, opportunities are everywhere. Did you see an old neighbor at the grocery store? Did you overhear someone at the library saying they wanted something new […]

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Scrivener is On Sale at Amazon

April 24, 2013
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I almost never endorse a product like this but… Scrivener is on sale at half price from Amazon right now. The PC/Windows version is $20.00. (Update 4/25: Currently unavailable; don’t know if they’ll authorize more. Update 4/27: Available again.) The Mac version is $22.50. (Update 4/25: Still available.) I’m not sure if it’s on sale […]

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Belonging to Heaven by Gale Sears

April 24, 2013

Hawaii. A land of deep tradition and rich culture. A people of family and faith. A paradise on earth. Jonathan Napela is a descendant of the Hawaiian royal line, and his future is bright with a new wife and a position of influence in the community. As a devout man, he believes in God, but […]

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