<![CDATA[Barbara Early (also writing as Beverly Allen ) - News and Upcoming Events]]>Tue, 01 Mar 2016 20:10:05 -0800Weebly<![CDATA[Second Chance giveaway]]>Mon, 29 Feb 2016 11:00:01 GMThttp://www.barbaraearly.com/news-and-upcoming-events/second-chance-giveaway
For a chance to win the custom Bridal Bouquet Shop Mysteries teapot arrangement, enter at Killer Characters.

For a second chance, comment on this post. Be sure to leave your email address so I can contact you!

<![CDATA[And good news!]]>Mon, 22 Feb 2016 00:53:01 GMThttp://www.barbaraearly.com/news-and-upcoming-events/and-good-news
Death of a Toy Soldier releases October 11th, 2016 from Crooked Lane, and is now available for pre-order!

On Amazon.
<![CDATA[And the winner is...]]>Tue, 06 Oct 2015 15:41:07 GMThttp://www.barbaraearly.com/news-and-upcoming-events/october-06th-2015Time to reveal the winners of the pre-launch and Goodreads contests. They are:


Sarah Stellern
Cathy Cooney 
Kris Mclenthen
Mariana Amor
Mallory Ellis

Congrats! Your signed books are on the way!

And the pre-launch contest winners, chosen by random number generation, are:

Stacie Amelotte
DeAnna Dodson
Robin Coxon
Angela Holland
Barbara Tobey
Teri Fish

The bonus "sharers" book goes to Meaghan Clark!

And the flower pendant is on it's way to Della Williamson!

Thanks to all who participated in the launch of Floral Depravity!

<![CDATA[Floral Depravity Giveaway]]>Sat, 03 Oct 2015 15:51:13 GMThttp://www.barbaraearly.com/news-and-upcoming-events/floral-depravity-giveaway
To enter, comment below. Be sure to leave your email address when prompted, so that I can contact you if you win! (Email addresses are not displayed.) Sorry, US addresses only.
<![CDATA[Floral Depravity...Appearances and Blog Tour]]>Tue, 08 Sep 2015 00:13:04 GMThttp://www.barbaraearly.com/news-and-upcoming-events/floral-depravityappearances-and-blog-tourAppearances

October 6th, 7pm, Amherst, NY Barnes and Noble.
Launch night and Women of Mystery panel with WNY authors Beverly Allen, Alice Loweecey, and Sandra Block. A signing will follow the panel.

October 8th, 8am, Raleigh, NC (As part of Bouchercon) Author Speed Dating.

October 11th, 10am, Raleigh, NC (As part of Bouchercon) Panel: Why are some 'traditional mysteries' comfort reads? With Greg Lilly [Moderator] Jennifer Kincheloe, Carolyn Mulford, Rhys Bowen, and Beverly Allen. Panel is followed by a signing.

October 12th, Noon, Oakmont, PA Mystery Lovers Bookshop. Refreshments, talk, and signing with Beverly Allen and Alice Loweecey.

October 15th, 5:30pm, Buffalo, NY Larkin Square. Appearance with Beverly Allen, Sandra Block, and Alice Loweecey.

October 24th, 1pm, Dewitt Barnes and Noble (Syracuse, NY) Author signing with Beverly Allen and Alice Loweecey.

October 28th, 6pm, Borg-Warner Room, Tompkins County Public Library (Ithaca, NY area) Author Panel: Scare Tactics: creating villains, building suspense, springing surprises on the reader. 

November 6th, 6-8pm, Clarence, NY Barnes and Noble. Local author group signing.

November 28th, 1-3pm, East Aurora, NY Bookworm Book Store. Signing with Beverly Allen and Alice Loweeceyfor small business Saturday!

Blog Tour

October 5 -- Fresh Fiction, Guest Post

October 6 -- fuonlyknew - Review, Giveaway

October 7 -- Lisa Ks Book Review - Review, Guest Post, Giveaway

October 8 -- Booklady's Booknotes - Review, Interview, Giveaway 
               -- Carstairs Considers - Review

October 9 -- Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book – Review, Giveaway

October 9 -- Cozy Up WIth Kathy - Interview, Giveaway

October 10 – Brooke Blogs - Review, Giveaway

October 11 – Shelley’s Book Case - Review, Guest Post, Giveaway

October 13 -- Gotta Write Network - Guest Post, Giveaway
                 -- Book Dilettante - Review

October 12 -- Wicked Cozy Authors, Guest Post

October 14 -- Dru's Book Musings - Guest Post, Giveaway

October 17 -- Lori's Reading Corner - Guest Post, Giveaway

​October 23 -- Open Book Society, Review

October 24 -- A Cozy Girl Reads - Review, Giveaway

<![CDATA[Cover reveal: FLORAL DEPRAVITY]]>Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:56:40 GMThttp://www.barbaraearly.com/news-and-upcoming-events/cover-reveal-floral-depravity]]><![CDATA[Who's ready for spring?]]>Tue, 10 Mar 2015 00:37:46 GMThttp://www.barbaraearly.com/news-and-upcoming-events/whos-ready-for-spring]]><![CDATA[And the winners are...]]>Sat, 14 Feb 2015 16:06:30 GMThttp://www.barbaraearly.com/news-and-upcoming-events/and-the-winners-are1Congratulations to the winners of my 50th birthday giveaway! For those who didn't specify which book, I'll be sending the latest release, For Whom the Bluebell Tolls. Please email me your mailing addresses, and I'll get your books out to you! (Unless you requested Floral Depravity, in which case I'll put you first on my list to receive books as soon as my author copies arrive close to the October release date!

Karen Alsip (Floral Depravity)
Margaret Utsey (Floral Depravity)
Peggy Fouts (For Whom the Bluebell Tolls)
Jackie Ritchie (Bloom and Doom)
Linda Sabatini (Bloom and Doom)

Thanks again to all those who expressed an interest in the Bridal Bouquet Shop Mysteries. I hope you'll look for my books online or in your local bookstores!

<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to me! Presents for you!]]>Fri, 06 Feb 2015 16:11:49 GMThttp://www.barbaraearly.com/news-and-upcoming-events/happy-birthday-to-me-presents-for-youPicture
On February 13th, I will hit the mid-century mark, and instead of hogging all the cake and presents for myself, I'm celebrating by giving away five (5) books from the Bridal Bouquet Shop Mystery Series. 

To enter, just comment below with your choice of one book:

Bloom and Doom
For Whom the Bluebell Tolls

OR if you've read both of those, I'll put you on a list to be one of the first people to receive:

Floral Depravity which releases in October. (Just be aware that you'll have to wait a while to get your book!)

Make sure you leave your email address (nobody else will see it), so I can contact you if you win!

Be a friend and share the love. Please share this contest with your mystery-loving friends. And if you haven't already, let me invite you to friend me on Facebook, follow my Beverly Allen author page, and follow me on Twitter.

<![CDATA[Now Available!]]>Thu, 15 Jan 2015 20:43:54 GMThttp://www.barbaraearly.com/news-and-upcoming-events/now-available ]]>