Monday, October 31, 2011

Katt's Scribbles??? I'm on today

Come read my interview with
Kathy Cretsinger
Katt's Scribbles

Saturday, October 22, 2011

The Tulsa Signing Fun Begins!!!

Mary (me) and Tina at Steve's Sundries. A fun, fantastic day.
Mary, Tina, Vince, Ruthy and Linda
Ruthy, Tina, Me with Carol Moncado and Andrea Strong
after the signing at Mazzio's Pizza,

Friday, October 21, 2011

Tulsa -- The Sooner Booksigning Excellent Adventure

Fun party tonight at Goldie's Patio and Grill in Tulsa
L - R Tina Radcliffe, Margaret Daley, Mary Connealy (me),
Vickie McDonough, Carla Stewart and Ruth(y) Logan Herne.
Margaret had a book signing before this and then we all went out for dinner.

Me, Vince Mooney--Seekerville Buddy, and Tina Radcliffe, my signing is with her tomorrow.

The afternoon at the Will Roger's Museum. It was fascinating tour.
Tomorrow, Booksigning--Saturday Oct. 21 from 1 - 3
Steve's Sundries.

Monday, October 17, 2011


Chance to win Ten Plagues

That sounds like I'm going to infect you with a horrible disease...if you get lucky

It's not that way at all.

Go check it out HERE

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Sioux Falls Signing

Left to Right
NYT Bestselling Author Erica Vetsch
Rose Zediker who has just sold two more books!
Lorna Seilstad who rode up there with me, bless her heart
and ME
Don't we just look so happy?
It was a fun day.


With Tina Radcliffe
October 22nd
TIME: 1 - 3 pm
Steve's Sundry, Books & Magazines
2612 S. Harvard
Tulsa, OK 74114

Friday, October 14, 2011

Booksigning Saturday in Sioux Falls

If you're in the Sioux Falls area,
I'm signing books there tomorrow
from 1-3 pm
Crossroads Book and Music
Erica Vetsch, Rose Ross Zediker and Lorna Seilstad.
Come if you can. We'd love to meet you!
Crossroads is conveniently located just two blocks East of the Empire Mall on Westport Avenue. Westport runs between 41st and 49th streets, directly behind Kohls and Target.

Monday, October 10, 2011

I'm on the Suspense Zone!!!

How scary is that???


With New York Times Bestselling Author Erica Vetsch
And Rose Zediker
Crossroads Books and Music
3900 South Westport Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57106-6354
(605) 338-5951
October 15th, 2011 1-3 pm

Sunday, October 09, 2011

Family Lore that I Love--and a chance to win

On Anita Mae Draper's blog
A chance to win two books

Huge Giveaways - Every Day in Seekerville

The winner of this Seekerville contest WHICH ENDS TOMORROW!!!
Gets their query letter judged by Melissa Endlich, Senior Editor for Love Inspired.

Last time we did a contest with an LI editor it ended in requests for partials and full manuscripts so DON'T PASS THIS UP!!!
Details HERE:

It's all part of our huge birthday part at Seekerville.
We have giveaways every day all month. Plus weekly and one huge MONTHLY winner.
This week's daily guests (all doing giveaways) are
Monday: A Peek at the Past: Curator Janet Dean’s Tour of the Seekerville Historical Museum. Janetwill be giving away a four book set (print) of her titles: Courting Miss Adelaide, Courting the Doctor’s Daughter, The Substitute Bride and Wanted: A Family.
Tuesday: Got some “beachfront property” to sell? Then tune in Tuesday when "relocation consultant"
Myra Johnson walks you through some important steps toward vacating your sandy ol' beach hut on Unpubbed Island and preparing for the big move into "published author" digs! Captain Jack is guarding Myra's giveaway right down there on the shore.
Wednesday: Wednesday we'll hear from Revell author Julie Lessman. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Memories of a Published Author. Julie will be doing a giveaway of a signed print copy of one of her books plus winner's choice of a top (new & print) CBA book from her library. PLUS she will name a bit character after the winner in her next book, Steven's story, A Trust Restored.
Thursday: Today join Love Inspired author
Ruth Logan Herne as she literally shows you how she and Oprah embrace change in her post: Ruthy and Oprah: Women Brave Enough to Embrace Change Publicly! Only Oprah's More Famous! Ruthy will be sharing delightful giveaways to lucky commenters AND helping you develop that 'embrace change' attitude editors and readers love! Rumors of chocolate are not being denied by Ruthy spokespersons.

Friday: Flying in from the Pacific Rim, we are simply deeelighted to welcome book doctor, free lance writer and editor
Jason Black to Seekerville. His post is entitled, How To Plot Like a Four-Year-Old. Of course this party has more presents. Stop by for a chance to win a $15 Amazon gift card (for readers) and a writing resource book of choice from Jason's website (writers).

Saturday: Even her name sounds like fun. Jenny B. Jones. Jenny B. Jones. Jenny B. Jones. Say it five times! In case you didn't figure it out, YA author
Jenny B. Jones is our guest, which should be present enough, but we still have a Saturday giveaway!

Thursday, October 06, 2011


Many authors, including Lorna Seilstad
Author Trove - Iowa Author Fair
(I know I'm not an Iowa author but I'm keeping quiet and so far I'm still in!)
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm 
the Community Hall
across the street from
the Council Bluffs Public Library
400 Willow Avenue, Council Bluffs 

Wednesday, October 05, 2011

Booksignings in Rochester and Minneapolis MN THIS WEEKEND

WITH New York Times Bestselling Author
Rochester MN and Minneapolis

Christian Book and Gift
Friday, October 7th, 2011, 6-8 pm
815 N Broadway,
Rochester, MN 55906

Burnsville LifeWay Christian Store
Saturday, October 8th, 2011, 10am-12pm
Cobblestone Court
14150 Nicollet Ave S
Burnsville, MN 55337

Maple Grove LifeWay Christian Store
Saturday, October 8th, 2011 2-4 pm
Arbor Lakes Mall
12985 Elm Creek Blvd
Maple Grove, MN 55369

Tuesday, October 04, 2011

Great Out of Control Review

When I say Out of Control Review
That's no reflection on Marji.

Monday, October 03, 2011

My Day on Seekerville--a special giveaway

Stop in and leave a comment
I'm the kick-off post for a month long birthday party.
Leave a comment to get your name in a drawing for
End of the Month
of a
and let the party begin

Sunday, October 02, 2011

Interview for (gasp) Ten Plagues

On Creative Madness
(why does that seem so appropriate?)

Saturday, October 01, 2011


Rochester MN

Christian Book and Gift
815 N Broadway,
Rochester, MN 55906

(507) 289-2590
Friday, October 7th, 2011, 6-8 pm

Burnsville LifeWay Christian Store

Cobblestone Court
14150 Nicollet Ave S
Burnsville, MN 55337
Phone: 952-435-8600
Saturday, October 8th, 2011, 10am-12pm

Maple Grove LifeWay Christian Store
Arbor Lakes Mall
12985 Elm Creek Blvd
Maple Grove, MN 55369
Phone: 763-420-3883
Saturday, October 8th, 2011 2-4 pm