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  • Crown Holder Conversations with Kimberla Lawson Roby

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    Crown Holder Conversations with Authors, Speakers and Coaches
    Join us for an Evening with Ella Curry!  She is the president of  EDC Creations Media Group.  Sit back and enjoy a chat with some of the most talented authors on the planet. Learn more about the featured books.  You’ll enjoy a #SeducingThePen Book Tour reading from the book too!
    FEATURED AUTHOR AND BOOK
    * 8:00 - Sin of a Woman (A Curtis Black Novel) by Kimberla Lawson Roby (June 20, 2017)
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    Authors and Publishers, visit the EDC Creations website for more book promotion opportunities and to see all of the packages:  www.edc-creations.com.  EDC Creations provides business owners innovative marketing solutions with a special focus on the African American literary community. We are also the publishers of the award winning, highly popular Black Pearls Magazine, which now has more than 1,800 members across the United States.  Follow BAN Radio and Ella Curry on Twitter: https://twitter.com/EDC1Creations   #SeducingThePen,   #BANRadioShow,   #StorytellersBookTour
     

  • Author Frank Bittinger Returns

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    Over the centuries, Frank Bittinger has experienced many existences. In this incarnation, Mr. Bittinger is a vegan who lives and writes in historic Western Maryland, sharing his home with a menagerie of pets, several alternate personalities, and the occasional ghost. One of his favorite pastimes is taking walks in old cemeteries in the evening.
     

  • Author Nancy Quinn

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    Nancy Quinn was born in Royal Oak, Michigan, but has lived in many areas of the country.  She is an internationally known wildlife artist whose work is noted for its detail and accuracy, and she is the recipient of two World Wildlife Art Championship awards.
     
    Nancy has always had a love of animals and nature.  After college, she worked as a conservation law enforcement duty officer for the state of Florida.  She volunteered her spare time at wildlife rehabilitation centers, bringing their birds and reptiles into the schools to educate children of all ages.
     
    Over the years she has handled many domestic and exotic species, including cougars, leopards, and tigers, and always had interesting stories to tell about her encounters with wild animals.  Upon leaving a suburban lifestyle in the metro Washington, DC area, to live in rural Montana, she discovered a new world of exciting and unusual adventures.  Encouraged by friends and family alike, she wrote her first book, "Go West, Young Woman!"
     
    She now happily resides on a mountainside in Montana with her husband, daughters, dogs, and horses, where she continues to paint and write about her experiences living in the still wild west.
     
     

  • Author Debbie DeLouise

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    Debbie De Louise is an award-winning author and a reference librarian at a public library on Long Island. She is a member of Sisters-in-Crime, International Thriller Writers, and the Cat Writer’s Association. She has a BA in English and an MLS in Library Science from Long Island University. Her three published novels include Cloudy Rainbow, A Stone's Throw, and Between a Rock and a Hard Place (Solstice Publishing, 2016) that has been on the Amazon bestseller list for cozy mysteries. Debbie has also written articles and short stories for several anthologies of various genres. She is currently working on the third Cobble Cove mystery and a psychological thriller. She lives on Long Island with her husband, daughter, and two cats.
     

  • Author Jane Jordan

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    Jane Jordan was born in Essex, England, and grew up exploring the history and culture of London and surrounding counties. In the 1990s she immigrated to Detroit, USA, eventually settling in Southwest Florida. She returned to England after a fifteen-year absence, to spend six years in the Southwest of England living on Exmoor. Here, inspired by the atmosphere, beautiful scenery and the ancient history of the place, she began writing. Jane's writes in the dark romance genre. She has four published novels. She also writes short stories and being a trained horticulturist, she occasionally writes for a Florida gardening magazine. Jane returned to Florida in 2013, and lives in Sarasota.

  • Book Lights With Debra Parmley Presents Cecelia Velestegui

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    Book Lights - shining a light on good books!

  • Author Fran Orenstein Comes to Visit

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    Fran Orenstein, Ed.D. is the founder of Sunwriter, a multi-faceted writing project. This award-winning poet and writer wrote her first poem at age eight, submitted a short story to a magazine at twelve, continued to write professionally and academically, and is the published author of fiction novels for children, ‘tweens, teens, and adults, and  poetry. She gives workshops and hands-on presentations for adults and children on diverse writing subjects, including developing characters, writing for children, publishing, and free verse poetry.  Dr. Orenstein has won awards for her poetry and short stories, from the Florida Poetry Society and The American Association of University Women. She has been a member of a number of national and local organizations, including Sisters in Crime, National League of American Pen Women, The Florida and Arizona Poets’ Society, The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, writing newsletters for several of these groups. 

  • Author Stephanie Osborn and Author Dan Holifield Join US

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    Dan Hollifield was born in November of 1957 at almost the same moment that Sputnik II was launched. However, the two events are not, in fact, related. His father was a machinist, graduating from the General Motors Institute in the mid 1950s. After fleeing the harsh Michigan winters for a return to the families ancestral home, Dan's father began working in Oak Ridge, TN making toys for the physicists to play with. Dan's mother is an artist specializing in oils, china painting, glass painting, and multimedia home-crafts.
     Few can claim the varied background of Stephanie Osborn, the Interstellar Woman of Mystery.
    Veteran of more than 20 years in the civilian space program, as well as various military space defense programs, she worked on numerous space shuttle flights and the International Space Station, and counts the training of astronauts on her resumé. Her space experience also includes Spacelab and ISS operations, variable star astrophysics, Martian aeolian geophysics, radiation physics, and nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons effects.Her travels have taken her to the top of Pikes Peak, across the world’s highest suspension bridge, down gold mines, in the footsteps of dinosaurs, through groves of giant Sequoias, and even to the volcanoes of the Cascade Range in the Pacific Northwest, where she was present for several phreatic eruptions of Mount St. Helens.Now retired from space work, Stephanie has trained her sights on writing
     
    The Mystery continues.

  • Author K J Howe

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    Bio:  K.J. Howe is the executive director of ThrillerFest, the annual conference of International Thriller Writers. A three-time Daphne du Maurier Award winner, she completed her MA in Writing Popular Fiction at Seton Hill University. She is an avid traveler who has raced camels in Jordan, surfed in Hawaii, and dove with the great whites in South Africa. She became fascinated by the kidnap and ransom (K&R) world after meeting Peter Moore, a British computer consultant who became the longest-held hostage in Iraq and the only person to survive of the five men who were taken that day.  Her book THE FREEDOM BROKER was featured as a dark delight in TIME Magazine.
     

  • Author Nalini Warriar

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    Winner of the 2002 QWF/McAuslan First Book Award for her collection of short stories, Blues from the Malabar Coast, Nalini Warriar has lived in Germany and France before settling in Canada. She published her first novel, The Enemy Within, in 2005. It has since been re-issued. Fireflies in the Night, her next novel, was published in 2016 and was named Best Indie Books of 2016 by Kirkus Reviews. Green Monkeys, her latest book, is a mystery set in Arizona, featuring CC. Ingram, an ex-cancer researcher and her assistant, ex-nudie star Olivia, on their first case together. All titles are available at Amazon.com and worldwide outlets.
     
     
    Visit me at: www.facebook.com/authornaliniwarriar
    and www.amazon.com/author/naliniwarriar 
     

  • The Wynners' Circle

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    A show about writing, reading and life!

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