Blue Bells of Scotland: The Trilogy
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The Minstrel Boy has arrived! It became available for Kindle on February 16, 2012. 
 
Blue Bells of Scotland spent eight months almost continuously in amazon's top 100 sellers lists in 2011.  In June, it was on the top 100 top-rated books for historical fiction and action and adventure.  Thank you to my readers.
 
Upcoming Events...

 

  • The Night Writers will be at the Red Gala Friday, February 16.  Come and join us for wine, food, jazz, great art, and a silent auction.
  • Coming soon...The Minstrel Boy in print!
  • The World of the Blue Bells Trilogy will be featuring interviews with musicians.  Please contact me at laura@bluebellstrilogy.com if you are interested in being featured.
  • I currently have a few irons in the fire, which will be announced shortly.  If only there were more hours in the day!  Stay tuned. 
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  • From now into April, join me at Pia Bernardino's Dynamic Story Writing Contest.  Eight other authors and I each contributed several lines to a story.  Now it's your turn!  Add a few lines, continue the story, and get a chance to win autographed copies of books!
  • Check The World of the Blue Bells Trilogy for frequent bloghop giveaways of free books or amazon giftcards. 
  • Blue Bells of Scotland became available at Smashwords on June 7, 2010, for those who love to read on their Palm devices, Sony or Stanza readers, Kindle, or other electronic formats.
  • Visit The World of the Blue Bells Trilogy, for the true history and mystery behind the story, book reviews, and articles on writing.
  • Blue Bells of Scotland is now available in formats accessible to the reading impaired.  On May 19, it was accepted at Book Share with a quality rating of Excellent.
  • If you love Scottish culture and history, and have always thought of learning a little Scottish Gaelic, please check out my new feature: Gaelic Word a Day.  [Please be patient, the page is still under construction.]

 

 Past Events...
    • December 3, 2011: I will be signing books, along with many of the other Night Writers, at the Maple Grove Arts Center, 7916 Main Street, Maple Grove, MN, from 9 to 4 p.m. Stop by and enjoy the Christmas festivities in Maple Grove!
    • July 19, 26, and August 2, 2011: writing workshops at the Maple Grove Arts Center taught by local and published authors.
    • August 9, 2011: Book signing at Lakewalk Bookshop, 1427 London Road, Duluth, MN, 5-7 pm
    • January 25, 2011. 1 p.m. The Night Writers speak at Plymouth Creek Center in Plymouth, MN
    • SALE SALE SALE!! This month, you can get Blue Bells of Scotland for only .99 on your Kindle!
    • Saturday, December 4, 2010, 3-7 p.m. Book signing at the Maple Grove Arts Center, 7916 Main Street, Maple Grove.  Live music!
    • Friday, November 19, 2010, 5:30: Book Signing at
    • Borders in Maple Grove, MN  This will be a joint event with other Night Writers.  There will be discussions, readings, and book signings. 
    • October, 2010: Night Writers was featured in Maple Grove Magazine
    • September and October, 2010: Virtual Book Tour with Pump Up Your Book.  Read the reviews!
    • September 15: Joan Szechtman, author of the time travel novel This Time, will guest post at the World of the Blue Bells Trilogy blog.
    • September 27: Jeri Westerson, author of medieval mysteries, will guest post at the World of the Blue Bells Trilogy blog.
    • August 2010: Book Giveaway at the Night Writers Books facebook page.
    • Second blog tour in progress: July 19, Cate Masters; July 13, Louise Wise; July 12, Fiona Ingram; July 12, Ami Blackwelder's Hot Gossip, Hot Reviews. July 28, Literary Magic.  July 29, A Moment With MysteeMore to come!
    • July 23, Two Rivers Music Festival
    • Blue Bells of Scotland is being featured all week with Scottish music at Radio de Danann!  Stop by and listen to the stories and history of Scotland through music!
    • July 17: Laura Vosika and the Night Writers will be at Maple Grove Days, Main Street in Maple Grove, MN, from 10 to 2.  Look for the Maple Grove Arts Center near Lavish.
    • March 18 and 25, 2010: writing class at Buffalo Community Education. 
    • December 12: Book signing with other Night Writers, Maple Grove Byerly's, 12880 Elm Creek Blvd, Maple Grove, 10am-2 pm  Live music!  Guitar, flute, and harp! by Justin Knauss and Laura Vosika
    • December 8: Book signing and author talk at the Maple Grove Library with other Night Writers; 8351 Elm Creek Blvd, Maple Grove, MN  7-8:30
    • December 3: Tea with the Author, Osseo School District with Genny Zak Kieley, 11200 93rd Avenue North, Maple Grove, MN, 6:30-8 pm  Come and enjoy a cup of tea!
    • November: Group Discussion of Blue Bells of Scotland at Shelfari.com's Medieval Junkie page
    • November through December: Blue Bells of Scotland is on virtual tour, reviews at: Readaholic, The Historical Novel ReviewRundpinne. More to come.
    • November 29: Book signing, Maple Grove Lutheran Church, with Ross Tarry and Lyn Miller LaCoursier, 9251 Elm Creek Blvd, Maple Grove, 2-5 pm  Delicious hors d'oeuvres!
    • Until November 19, sign up for a give-away at: Readaholic
    • Blue Bells of Scotland now available on Kindle
    • October 25: Book signing, Buffalo Books, 6 Division Street, Buffalo, MN, 12-2 pm
    • September 11: Publication!

 
 

 

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