Moving On, A Prairie Romance is a finalist for Best Romance,

I'm doing a happy dance

I’m doing a happy dance

This evening on the XoXo Publishing Facebook page: I discovered that Moving On, A Prairie Romance is a finalist in the Romance Category in the eFestival of Words Event.

It isn’t hard to vote for Moving On, A Prairie Romance.

A good book does not have a best before date.

A good book does not have a best before date.

“The winners will be announced during the eFestival of Words Virtual Book Fair, scheduled for August 23-25th. To vote for the winners, register for free at the eFestival of Words and go to the Awards Hall to vote for your favorites. Voting begins July 1, 2013!”

“How to Vote

1. You must be registered at the eFestival of Words to vote. Registration is free. Please note, after you hit “Submit” your registration is complete. You don’t have to do anything with the ad that shows up after you click “Submit.” Some people think this is part of the registration process. It isn’t. The ads help pay for the site so feel free to check them out if you like, but you are not required to do anything with them. It’s just the way the forum is set up.

2. Once you are registered, go the Awards Hall.

3. Each category has a separate thread in the Awards Hall where readers can discuss the finalists. Click on the category you want to vote in, and then enter your vote!

4. Please note, only one vote per member. Multiple accounts for purposes of voting prohibited.”

So please take a few minutes and visit:

After you vote for Moving On, A Prairie Romance in the Best Romance category.

Please take a few more minutes and consider other XoXo Published books and stories:

Best self-help: Don’t Quit While You’re Ahead by Cynthia MacGregor

Religious/spiritual: Everybody’s Little Book of Everyday Prayers by Cynthia MacGregor

Short Story – Kayden McLeod’s Tarnished Halo

Sherrie Henry’s Twenty-four Hours

Best novella, Wedding Dresses and Spurs by T.D. Jones

I’d like to take this moment to thank my anonymous nominator for a wonderful opportunity to share Moving On, A Prairie Romance with more readers.

Excited beyond measure

Excited beyond measure

Moving On-A Prairie Romance

Is entered into another contest

On March 28, I entered Moving On-A Prairie Romance into the Internation Rubery Book Award: . The judges aim for three months after the close of the contest. This may be next week around June 30th. I know they post a long and short list at some point too as there is one on the web site from last year.
And yesterday I entered the cover designed by Kayden McLeod into the Ariana eBook Cover competition: Everyone comments that my cover is compelling. “The finalists will be posted on EPIC’s website ( and the ARIANA™ will be presented at EPIC’s Awards Banquet at EPICon™.”

And today I entered the novel into the EPIC eBook Awards. “EPIC’s eBook Awards™, formerly known as EPPIE, began in 2000 to recognize excellence in ePublished works. The eBook Awards are open to all electronically published works: novels, graphic novels, short stories, non-fiction, and poetry.” Contest closes on July 15th.