What's New At?
The Orphan Scrivener.
Issue 56 of our newsletter
Ramblings and links
Poisoned Pen Press
On the writing front.
Interviews, stories, essays
in anthologies etc.
John the Eunuch Named one of the Best Little-Known Series.
AWARDS FOR SEVEN FOR A SECRET
Seven For A Secret was Pierce's Pick of the Week for April 21 at January Magazine.
AWARDS FOR SIX FOR GOLD
Six for Gold was a Book Sense Notable for December, 2005.
Six For Gold was Pierce's Pick of the Week at January Magazine for the week of November 28.
AWARDS FOR FIVE FOR SILVER
Five For Silver has won a Glyph Award from the Arizona Book Publishing Association for Best Book Series. The 2005 ABPA awards are for books published during the previous two years.
Five For Silver has been nominated for the Bruce Alexander History Mystery Award for the best historical mystery (set anywhere and in any time period up to the end of World War II) published in 2004.
Details are at Left Coast Crime 15 .
AWARDS FOR FOUR FOR A BOY
FOUR FOR A BOY was one of three nominees for the Bruce Alexander History Mystery Award established by Left Coast Crime 14 to honor the memory of author Bruce Alexander (Bruce Cook). Congratulations to fellow Poisoned Pen Press auther Ann Parker (Silver Lies) and to winner Rhys Bowen (For the Love of Mike).
FOUR FOR A BOY has been featured in the Wicked Company Book Preview Club.
AWARDS FOR TWO FOR JOY
The Arizona Book Publishing Association has awarded Two For Joy a GLYPH in the Best Mystery category. Two For Joy was also given an Honorable Mention for Best Book at the ABPA's bi-annual ceremony on March 24, honoring books published in 1999 and 2000.( A special award for EXCELLENCE IN PUBLISHING went to Robert Rosenwald, Poisoned Pen Press)
In addition, Two for Joy was a finalist for best mystery of the year from the IPPY's. (The Independent Publisher Book Awards 2001)
Our site is the recipient of the Preditors & Editors' Author's Site of Excellence for November 2005.
We're proud to announce that our site is the recipient of a MYSHELF.COM AUTHOR APPRECIATION AWARD for an EXCEPTIONAL WEBSITE that is informative, easy to surf and bookaholic worthy!
Eric's interactive fiction WAX WORX was voted winner in the "Most unusual Adrift setting/plot" category of the InsideAdrift Awards 2004. It finished second in the game of the year category.
Check out the award certificate.