Author Announcements

13 Feb

Lately, a lot of events have been happening, so I decided I’m going to start posting “Author Announcements” which will be posts dedicated to updating everyone on my current projects. I have a few today that I hope you will enjoy. I also need your help!

Minutes Before Sunset is on Novelunity’s February Poll, and I need YOUR vote

Novelunity is a website dedicated to showcasing new authors. It’s a fantastic website for readers and writers alike, so I would really love to connect with you over there. Here’s the link to my profile. I hope you’ll take a moment to vote for Minutes Before Sunset by clicking here. I’m currently in second place, so I really need everyone’s support 😀 Thank you!

Click here to vote!

Click here to vote!

I FINALLY received my diploma. Isn’t it beautiful? I have to admit that this moment made my graduation finally feel real to me. I’ve been struggling without it, because I didn’t walk, so I didn’t have a moment that made me feel like I completed college. Silly, I know. But it almost made me cry to see the single piece of paper that represents all of my hard work at school over the past few years.

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I officially have 100 ratings on Goodreads – thank you for supporting my novels by reading and reviewing them. It means a lot to me that you take the time to express your thoughts. Thank you.

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In other news, the review copy for Seconds Before Sunrise is ready, so if you’re interested in reviewing the second novel of The Timely Death Trilogy on your blog, I would love to hear from you. I have a limited amount of copies, so please email me at shannonathompson@aol.com. I would also love it if you would simply like to showcase it on your website on the release day, so email me for that, too. 😀 I am also open for interviews (I love interviews)

Let’s make the release a great day! 

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~SAT

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20 Responses to “Author Announcements”

  1. Harliqueen February 13, 2014 at 5:15 am #

    Congrats on getting your diploma! It looks very official and fancy 😀

    • Shannon A Thompson February 13, 2014 at 3:05 pm #

      Thank you! It’s in a pretty red and black frame now 😀
      ~SAT

  2. photosfromtheloonybin February 13, 2014 at 5:59 am #

    Congratulations on such a wonderful accomplishment!! You should be very proud of yourself :).

  3. bizarrejc February 13, 2014 at 6:39 am #

    I will not walk for my masters graduation. I hope I don’t have to wait too long for my degree to show up. I want the world to see how happy reaching a goal will make me.

    I can’t wait to read Seconds Before Sunrise. I noticed the name is a line from the Minutes Before Sunset. I have a few pages left to read, which I will do today, but really don’t want it to end. I will save all of what I want to say for my review.

    Good job!

    • Shannon A Thompson February 13, 2014 at 3:08 pm #

      Oh! Congratulations. KU told us we wouldn’t receive them until March, so I was really happy to receive it in the mail early, but it still took two months to get it.
      And, yes! The title of book two is a line in book one. That section is a hint as to what the second book will entail. You can also find the title of the third novel in the second novel as a hint. 😀 I’m glad you noticed it.
      I am looking forward to your review! If you would like to review Seconds Before Sunrise, feel free to email me at shannonathompson@aol.com.
      ~SAT

  4. Charles Yallowitz February 13, 2014 at 7:44 am #

    Wow. Congratulations on all of those milestones.

  5. heatherbcosta February 13, 2014 at 10:30 am #

    Congratulations, Shannon. Just goes to show that hard work pays off!

    Heather xxx

    • Shannon A Thompson February 13, 2014 at 3:09 pm #

      Thank you, Heather! I sent you a copy of Seconds Before Sunrise by the way. I hope you enjoy it. :]
      ~SAT

      • heatherbcosta February 15, 2014 at 5:29 am #

        I’m sure that I will!

        I am planning to start reading tonight and will post a review ASAP. Can’t wait to see what happens next in the Timely Death Trilogy! 🙂

        Heather xxx

  6. Audrey Dawn - Oldest Daughter Redheaded Sister February 13, 2014 at 11:51 am #

    Congratulations, Shannon!! This is fantastic! I have one similar…but mine is from Kansas State Universtiy… not that it’s better or anything. 😉 I do love a fun weekend in Lawrence. My BIL (Masters in Arch Eng) lives near Kentucky Street I believe, which is right off the busy night life street, anyway. It’s been a few years and the street names escape me. We could walk to the best bread/coffee shop for breakfast.
    Loved it!

    • Shannon A Thompson February 13, 2014 at 3:11 pm #

      Thank you! I’ve actually never been to Manhattan, but I heard it’s lovely and a great campus. I guess you could say I’m not very good at school rivalries. I think you’re referring to Mass. St. That crazy street. haha.
      ~SAT

  7. Talia Hardy February 13, 2014 at 4:29 pm #

    Congrats on your diploma Shannon,
    I like you have mobility issues and most of the three years of university, seemed as if I was not really a University student, That is until, the last six months, focus shifted to dissertation mode. That’s when it really hit home. It still felt unreal until I got the marks and attended graduation.
    Hope your book does well. Who is your publisher?
    Regards Talia

    • Shannon A Thompson February 13, 2014 at 11:08 pm #

      Thank you 🙂 My current publisher is AEC Stellar Publishing, Inc.

  8. chrispavesic February 13, 2014 at 10:43 pm #

    Congratulations! I didn’t do the graduation ceremony walk either, but I have hung my diploma near my desk where it can inspire me every single day. It is a touchstone to what you have achieved.

  9. tommiaw February 16, 2014 at 9:50 pm #

    Congratulations on the diploma, Shannon!

  10. spicejac February 17, 2014 at 12:41 am #

    Signed up and voted for your novel – good luck!

    Many congratulations on sticking with it and receiving your diploma too – you should be proud of what you have achieved!

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