Archive for December, 2008

The Accidental SanteraIrete Lazo is pleased to announce that actress Elizabeth Peña, who stars in this winter’s “Nothing Like the Holidays,” has signed on to direct the film adaptation of The Accidental Santera. Check back for updates on the project in the coming weeks and months.

Please also check out Irete’s Guest Blog on LatinaLista.net on President-elect Obama’s séance comment during his first press conference as well as this interview with Irete at UnderTheMicroscope.com.

SLIPPERY ART OF BOOK REVIEWINGMayra Calvani is pleased to announce that The Slippery Art of Book Reviewing, co-authored by Mayra Calvani has been nominated for an EPPIE 2009 Award under the Nonfiction Category. Winners will be announced on March 5th 2009. The book was also a National Best Books Awards Finalist last October. To learn more about the book, visit www.slipperybookreview.wordpress.com.

SOLDIER'S SECRET CHILDCaridad Pineiro is pleased to announce that her December 2008 release, SOLDIER’S SECRET CHILD, was a Harlequin Top 10 “Giving” book in November. Also, it received 4 Stars from Romantic Times and
4.5 Stars from Cataromance who said SOLDIER’S SECRET CHILD was “(i)ntriguingly suspenseful plus overflowing with conflicting emotions, SOLDIER’S SECRET CHILD is poignantly compelling.”

In addition, copies of Caridad’s novella DESIRE CALLS from the popular THE CALLING Vampire series were released as free samplers to students at colleges and universities throughout the United States as a promotion for Harlequin’s Nocturne line.


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