Thursday, April 21, 2011


From Joyce Hart, April 21, 2011

From the CBA Newsletter: The Christian Small Publishers Association (CSPA) announced the winning titles for the 2011 Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year Award. The Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year Award honors books produced by small publishers each year for outstanding contribution to Christian life. Book lovers and retailers selling Christian products voted on the nominated titles in each of eight categories.

I’m pleased to announce that Sandi Rog’s book, The Master’s Walk, published by DeWard Publishing won first place in Fiction for the 2011 Award from the CSPA.

Congratulations to Diana Wallis Taylor Her Biblical fiction book,
Martha has received a 4.5 starred review from Booklist.

Also, in case you haven’t seen this anywhere, the Hartline Literary blog was honored by being included in the Writer’s Digest 101 Best Websites for Writers.

May God bless you as we remember our resurrected Savior at this special time of year. A happy and blessed Easter to all.



Linnette R Mullin said...

Awesome! Way to go, Sandi and Hartline! :D

Raquel Byrnes said...

Wonderful news, Sandi. Congratulations to you and to Hartline.
Edge of Your Seat Romance

Stacy Monson said...

Congratulations, Sandi - how exciting! And way to go, Diana and Hartline!

Sandi Rog said...

Thank you everyone, and thank you, Joyce. :-)

Sandi Rog said...


Jeanette Levellie said...

I'm not surprised on either count!!! Congratulations, Sandi, Diana, and Hartline.

Blessings on your lives as you celebrate Jesus' love,


Debbie Maxwell Allen said...

That's great news!

Just wanted you to know that I featured your agency on my blog today. Keep up the good work!


Christine Lindsay said...

I'm a fan of Sandi's and one of her many writing friends. So proud of you Sandi. Hugs,

Sally Chambers said...

Joy times three! Congratulations Sandi, I loved your book, and to Diana, for your 4.5 star review, and to Hartline Literary Blog for being one of the best!
Blessed Easter everyone.

Joyce Hart said...

thanks to all for your kind words and congratulations. We're proud of all of our authors. We have many award winners. A further note, Diana Taylor's Martha received a 4 & 1/2 star Hot Pick from RT.

Angela Breidenbach said...

So very exciting! It's a great book too!