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Congratulations, Carla!

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Congratulations, Carla!

Post by boswellbaxter » Tue December 2nd, 2008, 1:51 am

See the first item under Autumn 2008:

http://www.historicalnovelsociety.org/member-news.htm
Susan Higginbotham
Coming in October: The Woodvilles


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Post by Ariadne » Tue December 2nd, 2008, 2:28 am

Definitely great news, congrats!

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Post by Margaret » Tue December 2nd, 2008, 2:33 am

Great news! Congratulations.
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Post by Rowan » Tue December 2nd, 2008, 2:46 am

Yay! Congrats!!

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Post by cw gortner » Tue December 2nd, 2008, 5:21 am

You go, Carla! Terrific news and great publisher, too. I couldn't be happier for you.
THE QUEEN'S VOW available on June 12, 2012!
THE TUDOR SECRET, Book I in the Elizabeth I Spymaster Chronicles
THE CONFESSIONS OF CATHERINE DE MEDICI
THE LAST QUEEN


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Post by Carine » Tue December 2nd, 2008, 6:53 am

Fantastic news Carla ! Congratulations !

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Post by diamondlil » Tue December 2nd, 2008, 9:08 am

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That's fantastic news! Well done Carla!
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Post by Divia » Tue December 2nd, 2008, 12:10 pm

Rockin! You go girl! :D
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Post by Carla » Tue December 2nd, 2008, 12:38 pm

Thank you, everybody! I just pluck up the courage to come along here and post an announcement, and I find you've all beaten me to it!

Paths of Exile should be available early next year. There's more information on my website (http://www.carlanayland.org/exile/index.htm), and on the publisher's website (http://www.quaestor2000.com/catalogue.php?album_id=3), and I'll update it as soon as I know a definite release date.
PATHS OF EXILE - love, war, honour and betrayal in Anglo-Saxon Northumbria
Editor's Choice, Historical Novels Review, August 2009
Now available as e-book on Amazon Kindleand in Kindle, Epub (Nook, Sony Reader), Palm and other formats on Smashwords
Website: http://www.carlanayland.org
Blog: http://carlanayland.blogspot.com

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Post by donroc » Tue December 2nd, 2008, 1:34 pm

Great! Congratulations.
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Bodo the Apostate, a novel set during the reign of Louis the Pious and end of the Carolingian Empire.

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