Congratulations to the Passionate Plume Finalists!Congrats to all the finalists, and good luck!
The first round scoring for the 4th Annual Passionate Plume is complete, and the books this year were phenomenal! Several categories had books miss the top 5 by hundredths of a point - it was a truly competitive round.
Thank you to everyone who entered for your support, and congratulations to the finalists :
Jenna Bayley-Burke - Her Cinderella Complex
Eileen Ann Brennan - Marnie’s Secret
Mari Carr - Erotic Research
Katie Reus - Running From The Past
Saskia Walker - Reckless
Futuristic /Fantasy/Science Fiction
Mechele Armstrong - Settler’s Mine 3: The Woman
Dee Brice - His Virtual Assassin
Mari Freeman - Birthright
Mima - In Service
Denise Rossetti - Strongman
Elizabeth Amber - Lyon, The Lords of Satyr
Alice Gaines - Sans Regret
Samantha Kane - Retreat From Love (Brothers In Arms
Kate Pearce - Simply Sinful
Emma Wildes - A Devil’s Bargain
Jade Buchanan - Horsfall: Tail of Two Brothers
Samantha Kane - A Lady In Waiting
Anna Leigh Keaton - Sweetest Desires
Natasha Moore - Sunrise in Jewel of the Nile II
Carolina Valdez - Tie ‘Em Up, Hold ‘Em Down
Paranormal / Time Travel
Dana Marie Bell - The Wallflower, Halle Pumas Book 1
Crystal Jordan - Treasured
Mackenzie McKade - Black Widow
Jennifer North - Party Vamps
Eden Rivers - Broken Pentacle
Look for the next contest submission period to open in November 2009.
Thursday, April 16, 2009
I'm a Passionate Plume Finalist!
I'm a finalist in Passionate Ink's Passionate Plume contest!
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