Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Local Author Laurie Larsen Takes Home an Eppie Award!

Congratulations to Normal's own Laurie Larsen, who just won an Eppie Award, handed out March 6th in New Orleans at the Electronically Published Internet Connection (aka EPIC) Conference. Laurie won for her book, Preacher Man, published in January 2009 by Wild Rose Press. The Eppies are awarded to the best in electronically-published books of all genres, and Laurie's book was honored as the Best Metaphysical and Spiritual Romance of 2009.

Laurie's other titles include The Chronicles of Casey V, OR Mental Ramblings of the Most Awesome Summer of My Life, a Young Adult romance also from Wild Rose, published in July, 2009.


  1. Thank you Julie! It was a thrilling weekend, not one I'll soon forget.

    Thanks Kathleen!

  2. Thanks for stopping by my blog, Laurie. Be sure to let me know if you have a new book out. Or really any news! I'm trying to get this going with Central Illinois arts news of all kinds. so, if you need to know what's going on, I hope you can find info here.

    You should also check out Kathleen's blog (linked at left) -- she's been talking about what people are reading and why and it's super interesting.