The annual "Preditors and Editors International Readers' Poll" is underway once again, for authors published in 2007, with Laurie Lonsdale nominated in two categories - first, in the best author category, at the following link:
Secondly, her most recent novel "Four of Hearts" has been nominated in the best novel (all other genres) category, at this link:
BEST NOVELShould you wish to support Laurie with a vote, poll instructions are as follows: One vote per e-mail address, though you may vote again from a different address if you have multiple e-mail accounts. All categories are listed in alphabetical order. In the author category, simply scroll to where you see Laurie Lonsdale's full name and click the button beside it. In the novel category, scroll to where to see "Four of Hearts". Enter your name and e-mail, then click "submit data". Don't fret, e-mails are not collected or used for spamming purposes. They are only to verify your vote is legitimate, rather than a computerized voting system for ballot stuffing purposes. Once you vote, it bounces back to your e-mail address for verification. Open the message marked 'predpoll' and click on the link provided. A new page will open announcing "Success". That's it! Voting continues until midnight January 14th/08.
Random voters are awarded interesting prizes for participating, so Good Luck!