Romance From the Heart of Mid-Michigan
Spotlighting MMRWA's Published Authors
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We no longer have a separate newsletter highlighting our published authors and their new releases -- this information can now be found in our chapter newsletter, The Mid-Michigan Mirror. However, in case you're interested, here is an archive of past issues of Cover-To-Cover!
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Fall 2009: Meet our newest PAN author: Arianna Skye; Cover-to-Cover honors Jennifer Greene, who received the Nora Roberts Lifetime Achievement Award at the Romance Writers of America conference in Washington D.C. in July; Jackie Braun is working on two continuity series for Harlequin Romance and her EXPECTING A MIRACLE was a finalist for a National Readers Choice Award. Lisa Childs sold two books to Harlequin American and her book FINALLY A BRIDE was a finalist for both a Write Touch Readers Award and a Beacon; Maris Soules psychological cozy THE CROWS, through Five Star Mysteries is available on Kindle and will soon be out in audio by Books in Motion; Descriptions and covers of Members' new releases.
Spring 2009: One of Margo Hoornstra's ten novels currently available through Wild Rose Press was nominated for Best Book of 2008 by the Long and Short of It Reviews; Jackie Braun was nominated for Series Storyteller of the Year for 2008 by Romantic Times; Lisa Childss earned a Romantic Times Top Pick for ONCE A LAWMAN, the first book in her Harlequin American series Citizens Police Academy that came out in January 2009; Nancy Gideon signed a three-book contract with Pocket Books for a paranormal shapeshifter series; RITA winner Jennifer Greene sold three romantic suspenses; Gail Gaymer Martin was voted 2008 Author of the Year by Heartsong Presents; Cindy Spencer Pape received three Romance Studio 2008 CAPA award nominations; Descriptions and covers of Members' new releases.
Fall 2008 Issue: Rosanne Bittners Steeple Hill inspirational WALK BY FAITH reissued in September; Lisa Childs sold a series to Harlequin American called Citizens Academy and won 1st place in the Lories for her novella SECRET SANTA and her Nocturne paranormals PERSECUTED and DAMNED were Booksellers Best finalists and placed 2nd in the Lories consecutively; Dana Corbit signed a three-book contract for Love Inspired romances for Steeple Hill; The first book in The Matrimony Gail Gaymer Martin sold two more inspirationals; Renée Hand won a National Literary Award for Best Romance Book of 2007 with SEDUCTION OF THE LONELY HEART; Kathleen Nance was a Beacon finalist in the romantic suspense category with PHOENIX UNRISEN; Lucy Naylor Kubash was contracted by Wild Rose Press for her contemporary CHANCE'S RETURN for their White Rose line; Jennifer Greene took home a RITA award from Romance Writers of America® for best romantic novella with BORN IN MY HEART and was also a finalist in the single title category for BLAME IT ON CUPID; descriptions and covers of Members' new releases.
Spring 2007 Issue: Rosanne Bittner shares exciting news about reissues of her books; Lisa Childs has been nominated for three awards; Jackie Braun's Woman Worth Living WOMAN WORTH LOVING is a RITA finalist in the traditional category; Jodi Lynn Copeland awarded a Reviewer's Choice Award from SingleTitles.com; Nancy Gideon a 2006 CataRomance Reviewer's Choice Award nominee; Renee Hand wins award for her first novel; Gail Gaymer Martin is a finalist in the Colorado RWA Award of Excellence contest; Descriptions and covers of Members' new releases.
Winter 2006 Issue: Bookseller's Best winners; Sarah Grimm signed her second contract with Triskelion Publishing for a new romantic suspense; Maris Soule, a RITA finalist in romance, has sold her first mystery; Cover art & descriptions of members' new books.
Summer 2006 Issue: First sales for Lucy Kubash and Sarah Grimm; Additional sales for our published authors; Contest Kudos; Cover art and descriptions of members' new books.
Spring 2005: First sale for Jennifer Armintrout; Author news; New cover art.