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Baen Books now accepting submissions

For all the Science Fiction and fantasy writers out there, Baen Books, one of the most prestigious publishers of speculative fiction, are now accepting completed manuscripts. For details on what and how go here

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Disneyland for Crime Writers: 2015 Writer’s Police Academy

The WPA has been going on now for several years. I was lucky enough to go 3 years ago in North Carolina. It’s moving this year to the Fox Valley Technical College in Appleton, WI, an actual training academy. It’s a … Continue reading

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Ashes & Ice Released!

Happy New Year LWS and friends. my historical novel, Ashes & Ice, written under the penname GK Parker is now available in ebook. A trade paperback version will follow soon.   This novel was a labor of love. Started in … Continue reading

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New Book Cover

It’s always exciting to finally get the cover for your latest novel. The wait can be a bit nerve wracking since you don’t know if it will be good, bad or indifferent and book covers have a big part in … Continue reading

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LWS member Rita Hartley’s book launch

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Are you a local, independent author? (Oct. 25)

(Via London Public Library’s staff blogs) Join us for the Local Authors’ Book Fair on Oct. 25 from 10 – 2 p.m. at the Covent Garden Market.  Chat with readers, connect with other authors and sell your work in the market … Continue reading

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LWS member Ernie Briginshaw releases new book — The Legacy

We’re pleased to announce that LWS member Ernie Briginshaw has released his second novel — The Legacy. Life is pretty good for the Baxter boys. Eric Baxter is a recent college graduate starting his career in financial planning. His younger brother … Continue reading

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LWS member Pat Brown featured

Pat Brown, published under P.A. Brown, is featured on Dawn’s Reading Nook. She talks a little about her writing now and in the future, including her latest releases. Lloyd Meeker says: “After reading the excerpt I had to buy the … Continue reading

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London Playwrights Lab presents SECRET LIVES OF A SEX DOLL, May 3

Here’s a link to the Facebook invitation, and here are the details: 8 p.m., Sat., May 3 The Palace Theatre, 710 Dundas St. East, London Tickets $5 at the door   Six new scripts from London playwrights — all with a sex … Continue reading

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London Authors Book Fair – Coming Fall 2014!

One of our intrepid members has been instrumental in setting up the first annual London Authors Book Fair, which will feature self-published authors from across London. Check out the details below! Notes from the MEETING WITH LIBRARY STAFF RE: LONDON … Continue reading

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Emma Donoghue

  Triple award winner, Emma Donoghue will read from her latest book, Frog Music. Fundraiser for Children’s and Youth literacy programs. Donations accepted at the door. A reception and book signing to follow. This event is sponsored by Friends of … Continue reading

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Publishing Rights Grabs

          An interesting article about rights grabs and why they aren’t a good thing.

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