As one of the original Ten Penners and co-ordinator of the group, I am pleased to announce our upcoming book launch and kick off our big blog tour!
My blog host today is the lovely Dimity Powell.
A very talented author of several books. I am very humbled that the blog tour is starting with Dimity interviewing me!
This is such an exciting time for any author and when you have a group of eight ladies who all have very different writing styles on offer, well, we all just get that little extra excited. I can’t wait for the book launch! We have a colouring-in competition for the kids and the best of their age category will win a fully signed copy of our book Mystery, Mayhem & Magic! We will be dressing up with a little cosplay from our characters inspiration and having some light refreshments too.
It sounds like a party? It is! It’s a celebration of seeing our hard work develop into a tangible paperback. And we are proud to be launching at Broadbeach library on the 4th November 10.15 am to 11.15 am. All our pre-sale books and books sold at the launch will be $15.00 (not the rrp of $19.95!).
Mystery, Mayhem & Magic is an anthology of amazing adventures for young readers!
The blog tour plan is as below:
15/10/17 Sunday -Me! Marion Martineer – https://marionmartineer.wordpress.com Dimity Powell – author The Fix-It Man http://dimswritestuff.blogspot.com.au
16/10/17 Monday– Yvonne Mes, http://www.yvonnemes.com
Elaine Ousten – author Mystery of Nida Valley https://elaineoustonauthor.com – author Lindy Standage
17/10/17 Tuesday – Jill Smith – https://authorjillsmith.wordpress.com
Candice Lemon-Scott, author https://candicelemonscott.com.au
18/10/17 Wednesday– Kate Russell – https://katharinerussell.wordpress.com
Teena-Rafa Mulligan – In Their Own Write https://intheirownwrite.wordpress.com
19/10/17 Thursday – Julie Baythorpe https://juliebaythorpeauthor.wordpress.com
Gretchen Bernet-Ward – Thoughts Become Words https://thoughtsbecomewords.com
20/10/17 Friday – Robin Adolphs http://www.robinadolphs.com interviewing Louisa Wright
Artelle Lenthall http://www.journeygirlontheroadtopublication.com interviewing Sharron Alexiou
21/10/17 Saturday – The Ten Penners https://thetenpenners.wordpress.com
We will also be attending the Gold Coast Writers Meeting at Fradgley Hall, above the library at Burleigh Heads 2pm to announce our book launch.
23/10/17 Monday – Aleesah Darlison – author of Fox and Moonbeam – Greenleaf Press http://www.greenleafpress.net interview Elli Housden
28/10/17 Saturday – we will be reading from our book at The Lanes, Halloween market, cnr Hooker Blvd & Bermuda Streets, Mermaid Waters, click here for details.
Special Announcement – book giveaway!!
There will be a giveaway copy of Mystery, Mayhem & Magic! At the end of the blog tour those who have left a comment on this page, or on any of the other hosts’ pages during the blog tour, will be in the running to receive a free copy! The announcement of the winner will be at our book launch at Broadbeach Library on the 4th November.
So, please make a comment to be in the running! Good luck!
Don’t forget the kids colouring competition! Colour ‘Plinko’ our mascot, for children to send in via email. The winners will be announced at our book launch on the 4th November at Broadbeach Library. Please book through this library link to help us with catering refreshments! You can download the book launch & competition form here.
Thanks for visiting me today, now go and see what Dimity has to say! – Marion 🙂