Go Indie (https://www.facebook.com/groups/goindie/) is the Facebook counterpart to Read Indies on Blogspot (http://readindies.blogspot.com/). Periodically, I'll feature a recap of happenings from Go Indie. Recent highlights to share follow.
Karen Docter shared details about the 2012 Award of Excellence contest for romance writers.
2012 Award of Excellence Contest
Sponsor: Colorado Romance Writers
Receipt Deadline: January 13, 2012
Eligibility: Books published in 2011. Bound hard copies of e-books also eligible.
Categories: Short Contemporary (60,000 words or less), Long Contemporary (over 60,000 words), Historical, Romantic Suspense, Single Title, P/TT/F/F, Inspirational, Mainstream w/Romantic Elements, Erotic Romance.
Judges: Readers, booksellers, published authors
Top Prize: Award of Excellence Trophy and certificate; letter congratulating the editor.
For entry forms and rules see: www.coloradoromancewriters.com.
Ashley Fontainne, Author of Accountable to None, is hosting a giveaway for William Talcott's The Mission.
Make your way to Ramblings of a Mad Southern Woman December Now! -18th, to set yourself up to win a copy of The Mission. Details: ramblingsofamadsouthernwoman.blogspot.com
Grace Guerra posted an update for Book Junkies Library
Grace welcomed new members: Alle Wells, Greg Sisco, Jeanne Starr Gater, Karen Pokra, Sibylla Nash, Suzanne Robb, and Walter Eckland. Also go by the Library to check out the new releases by Allan Leverone, Barbara Ebel. Jolea Minnick-Harrison, (Kate) Katie Fuentes, Laura Lond, Marsha Canham, Mary Findley, Nadina Boun, (R.G.) Robyn Porter, and Robert Stanek.
See: Book Junkies Library
Kai Wilson is doing a blog hop and inviting Go Indie members to participate.
When: From the 23rd of December for 12 days.
Details: https://www.facebook.com/groups/GIRxmasbloghop/ This is the author sign up.
Thanks for reading! See you @ Go Indie.