The Winners in Ann’s Annual Birthday Giveaway
Ann’s birthday has come and gone and so she has picked her winners in her annual Birthdaty Giveaway. Debbie H. is the first place winner. She wins the wind chimes and her choice of one of Ann’s books. Elizabeth D won the second prize, the Willow Tree figurine and her choice of one of Ann’s books. Gary B of Florida was the third place winner. Ann’s already heard back from him and he chose Murder Comes by Mail and he also wins that grab bag book, The Quieting by Suzanne Woods Fisher. Then as Ann often does, she picked a “just because” winner, Paula S from MO who wins one of Ann’s books and she picked Angel Sister because she’s says it’s one of her very favorites.
Murder Comes by Mail, Hidden Springs mystery #2, is now available at your favorite bookseller or on-line at Amazon; Barnes & Noble; Christianbook.com; Book Depository and more. If you don’t see it on the shelves at your favorite local bookstore, just ask for it.
Free!!! Scent of Lilacs –
Will End Soon
Get a free download of Scent of Lilacs, the book that started Ann down the story road in the inspirational market. Come visit Hollyhill and get to know Jocie and friends. Amazon Kindle; Barnes & Noble; Christianbook.com; and other e-book sites too.
Selah Best Book of 2015 Award!
Giveaways, Events & Internet Visits
Saturday, October 8, 2016 – Downtown Lawrenceburg – 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. – Ann will be signing her books at the beautiful Downtown Lawrenceburg Visitor Center store on Main.
Saturday, October 22, 2016 – Barnes & Noble Bookstore – Hurstborne Ln, Louisville – 10 a.m. – Ann will be meeting with the ACFW KY group.
Saturday, November 5, 2016 – 35th Annual Kentucky Book Fair – Frankfort Convention Ctr – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Frankfort, KY
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 – 6 p.m. – Woodford Fillies Book Club – Versailles KY – Ann will be meeting with the book club to hear their discussion of Christmas at Harmony Hill
March 14, 2017 – Murder Is No Accident, Ann’s 3rd Hidden Springs mystery. Now available for pre-sale at your favorite internet booksellers like Amazon or others.
Saturday, April 22, 2017 – Southern Kentucky Book Fest, Bowling Green KY – 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. CST – Ann will be joining many other writers for a great day of meeting readers and signing her books.
Saturday, April 29, 2017 – Barr Memorial Library, Fort Knox KY – Ann will be sharing the floor with her friends, Roberta Simpson Brown and Lonnie Brown, to talk about writing mysteries, spooky stories and more.
Barr Library did a Pod Interview with Ann. You can hear what Ann says about writing The Innocent and more at the Barr Library’s Off the Page.
The giveaways have expired. The winners have received their books, but the interviews and posts are still fun if you want to know more about Ann and her books, especially her new Hidden Springs mysteries, Murder at the Courthouse and Murder Comes by Mail. Michael and Aunt Lindy from the Hidden Springs mysteries and Carlyn from The Innocent even agreed to do some interviews.
Author Spotlight – Ann is interviewed about writing on Author Spotlight.
Seekerville – Ever wonder exactly what a cozy mystery is? Ann visited Seekerville to talk about that.
suspensezone.com – Check out Ann’s interview at the Suspense Zone.
Amish Wisdom Ann’s guest post on Amish Wisdom “My Hometown Inspiration” about turning her town into settings for her stories. See pictures of the courthouse that inspired Murder at the Courthouse.
www.lyncote.com – Malinda Keane visits Lyn Cote’s blog to talk about Michael.
Friendship, Hope and Fried Fruit Pies – Ann shares a post on Shelia Stovall’s blog, “Running the Race Set Before Us”
Check out Ann’s interview about her new book, Murder at the Courthouse, how she started writing and more on Author Spotlight.
Ann was on Authors Visits talking with Susan Reichert about her new mystery and her small town roots.
Ann and her dog buddy, Oscar, the real star of the Animals & Authors post, on Quid Pro Quills.
Michael Keane, Hidden Springs Deputy in Murder at the Courthouse, took time off from his job as deputy sheriff in Hidden Springs to talk about himself on Margaret Daley’s Blog. And then he went out to tell his favorite things on Write Now.
Ann’s interview on Write Now.
Ann was a featured author on Soul Inspirationz.
Fun interview and photos on Nora St.Laurent’s Up Close and Personal blog post including a picture of Ann with her first dog, Ollie, when she was just a kid.
Ann talks about searching for “The End” on Rose Allen McCauley’s blog.
Go back in time with Carlyn Kearney, Ann’s character in The Innocent, as she talks about her life and answers in a Heroine Interview with Margaret Daley.
Giveaway News –
Ann’s Book Celebration Giveaway Winners for Murder Comes by Mail
The winners have been drawn. Everybody who entered got a number and then Ann let Random.org pick the winning numbers. Linda S or PA won the first prize of a NKJV Journaling Bible with a set of art pens plus her choice of one of Ann’s autographed books. Joan O. of MN won the 2nd prize set of nesting cats along with her choice of one of Ann’s books, Angel Sister. Mary Beth B. won 3rd prize and will receiver her choice of one of Ann’s books. Winners have been notified by e-mail. Oh, and in case you’re wondering, Ann says most all of you either have lived in a small town or might like to in spite of the worry about everybody knowing all about your business. Ann enjoyed hearing from you all.
Watch for more giveaways soon on One Writer’s Journal.