Monthly Archives: April 2016

Gini Athey Presented at the Fox Cities Book Festival

Written by: Valerie Clarizio I had the privilege to attend an awesome event at the Fox Cities Book Festival, and lucky for me, the author speaking was one of our very own WisRWA members.  Not only did Gini Athey, author of The Shops on Wolf Creek Square series, take us on an imagination tour of

By |2019-12-31T18:10:25+00:00April 23rd, 2016|Categories: Members, Readers|Tags: , |1 Comment

Fab Five Finalists Announced

WisRWA is pleased to announce the finalists for the 25th Annual Fabulous Five Contest. Congratulations to all!  The finalists are listed in Alphabetical order, and *** indicates a member of WisRWA.  Winners will be announced on June 1, 2016. Molly Maka Fabulous Five Coordinator 2016 FAB FIVE FINALISTS Historical Mary Carson - Lord Sebastian’s Honor

By |2020-02-10T18:17:06+00:00April 16th, 2016|Categories: General, Members, Readers|Comments Off on Fab Five Finalists Announced

IT’S NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK!

A TIME TO CELEBRATE A WRITER’S BEST FRIEND By: Virginia McCullough Back in the 1970s, I worked as an assistant librarian at the Rockland Public Library, in Rockland, Maine. For one week in April, we wore special buttons at work. My favorite was, “Librarians are Novel Lovers.” We wore those buttons during National Library Week,

By |2019-12-31T18:10:25+00:00April 11th, 2016|Categories: General, Members, Readers|Comments Off on IT’S NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK!

Write Touch Reader’s Choice Award Contest

The 2016 Write Touch Reader's Choice Award Contest is now open. This is a WisRWA-sponsored contest for books published in 2015. All submissions go through an electronic portal at https://writetouch.submittable.com and books are entered either as PDF or MOBI files. There is a free entry portal for WisRWA members to use to enter their free

By |2019-12-31T18:10:25+00:00April 7th, 2016|Categories: General|Comments Off on Write Touch Reader’s Choice Award Contest

Announcing the WaterSedge Poetry Chapbook Contest

Announcing the WaterSedge Poetry Chapbook Contest Judged by Ohio’s Poet Laureate, Amit Majmudar The WaterSedge Poetry Chapbook competition is hosted by Writer’s Relief, Inc. The chapbook contest runs until May 25, 2016. The winning poet will receive a $500 cash prize; publication of the poetry chapbook in both print and e-book formats; Amazon distribution for

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Fall into Fiction

Hello everyone! My name is Beth James and I’m the Chippewa Falls Area contact person. I’m happy to announce that the WisRWA – Chippewa Falls Area will be hosting this year’s Fall into Fiction, One-Day Workshop on Saturday, October 8, 2016. Our featured speaker is Candace Havens, a bestselling author who is also an editor,

By |2019-12-31T18:10:25+00:00April 7th, 2016|Categories: General, Members, Readers|1 Comment