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North Muskegon Art Fair

I’m looking forward to the North Muskegon Art Fair on Saturday.  These are the details: North Muskegon Art Fair August 8th from 9am to 4pm Walker Park 1502 Ruddiman Drive North Muskegon, MI 49445 There will be at least a … Continue reading

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OUTSTANDING – Independent Author Network

We just received notice that The Universe Builders: Bernie and the Putty has been declared the OUTSTANDING YOUNG ADULT NOVEL in the Independent Author Network Book of the Year Contest. The book was also entered into the Fantasy Category where … Continue reading

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The Bookman – Book Signing

We have been invited to a book signing event at The Bookman in Grand Haven Michigan on Saturday, July 11 from 10 AM to 12 NOON. The Bookman 715 Washington Street Grand Haven, MI 49417 616-846-3520 This will be fun.  It’s … Continue reading

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SEMI-FINALIST – Kindle Book Awards

We just received notice that The Universe Builders: Bernie and the Putty has been declared a semi-finalist in the 2015 Kindle Book Awards Contest. The next round will be on September 1st, when they declare the Finalists.  Then on October … Continue reading

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AWARD – Literary Classics Book Review

  What a nice thing to receive this acknowledgement from Literary Classics Book Review.  This is classified as an ‘editorial review’ and I appreciate it very much!   Literary Classics is pleased to announce that the book The Universe Builders, … Continue reading

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RUNNER-UP – New York Book Festival

  Another nice award for The Universe Builders: Bernie and the Putty! We have just been informed the book was awarded the 1st Runner-Up position in the New York Book Festival.  It was entered in their Science Fiction Category. The awards … Continue reading

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Grand Rapids Magazine Article

  Gosh, what a nice article they did in the June issue of Grand Rapids Magazine. I was interviewed by the delightful Marty Primeau, and their ace photographer, Johnny Quirin, stopped by to take pictures.  (I guess they wanted to … Continue reading

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FINALIST – International Book Awards

More good news:  The Universe Builders: Bernie and the Putty has just been declared a FINALIST in the 2015 International Book Awards Contest. It was entered in the Young Adult Fiction Category. Thank you very much!  

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WINNER – San Francisco Book Festival

More good news:  The Universe Builders: Bernie and the Putty has just been declared a WINNER in the 2015 San Francisco Book Festival. It was entered into the Science Fiction Category. We have been invited to awards ceremony on May 23 … Continue reading

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FINALIST – Next Generation Indie Book Awards

I’m delighted to report The Universe Builders: Bernie and the Putty just won another award. It is a FINALIST award in the 2015 Next Generation Indie Book Awards Contest.  The book was entered into the Science Fiction and Fantasy Category. And … Continue reading

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