CIPA Author to be Recognized at Literary Classics Award Ceremony on Oct. 17

Literary Classics International Book Awards - Young Adult Award Winning Book

Cheryl Carpinello will be at the Vegas Valley Book Festival on Oct. 17, 2015. Her two LC Silver Award books—Young Knights of the Round Table: The King’s Ransom (2012-YA Fiction) and Sons of the Sphinx (2014-PreTeen/Tween Fiction) will be recognized at the Literary Classics Award Ceremony in Las Vegas. Literary Classics honors excellence in literature for children & young adults. The Vegas Valley Book Festival, now in its thirteenth year, is a celebration of the written, spoken, and illustrated word. This annual festival is the largest literary event in Nevada, drawing more than 10,000 attendees during the season. Since its founding in 2002, the festival has presented over 800 authors and speakers and has produced or sponsored over 500 events, sessions, readings, workshops, and book signings.

CIPA Member Hosting Writing Workshop – Oct. 17 or Nov. 7

CIPA member and successful writer’s coach Teresa R. Funke will be offering her popular writing workshops this Fall – on Oct. 17 or Nov. 7. Teresa will be holding her popular all-day workshop That Book Inside You: How to Write It, Publish It, Sell It in Loveland. This workshop takes you from idea through the writing and editing process through publishing and on to marketing your finished book.

The day includes lunch, snacks, and Teresa’s highly-rated That Book Inside You Workbook (valued at $40). Teresa will also be offering two-hour classes on key topics such as self-publishing, dialogue, short stories and personal essays, historical fiction, and managing truth in writing. To read workshop descriptions and testimonials or to sign up, visit

That Book Inside You Workshop
Sat. Oct. 17 or Sat. Nov. 7
Mimi’s Cafe
1450 Fall River Dr.
Loveland, CO (right off I-25)
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Register Here