Willa Blair’s debut novel Highland Healer was released early to Amazon Kindle KDP on October 2. Its official release date is January 4, 2013.

Meredith Bond’s short story In A Beginning has been published in the horror/paranormal anthology Tales From The Mist.

Kerri Carpenter is one of three finalists in the contemporary category of Southwest Florida Romance Writers’ Hold Me! Thrill Me! Contest.

Diana Cosby’s 3rd Annual International Food Bank Food Drive kicked-off on the November 1 at USA Today’s Happily Every After romance blog.

Misha Crews’ first novel, Homesong, has been re-released and is now available on Kindle.

Lori Dillon‘s first published novel, Out of the Ashes, is an 2013 EPIC Award finalist in the paranormal romance category.

Carlene Love Flores sold Sidewalk Flower to Evernight Publishing with a projected release date of January 2013.

Avery Flynn is still happy dancing after making PAN status with RWA.

The romantic mystery An Innocent Man from Darlene Gardner’s backlist is now available as an ebook. She also has gorgeous new covers for her three single-title romantic comedies that are available for the epub market.

Grace Greene published A Stranger in Wynnedower (third book but first Indie) in October. A Stranger in Wynnedower is Womens Fiction with love and suspense and a touch of Southern Gothic.

The Hungarian language edition of Alma Katsu’s The Taker was released in October: Halhatatlan, published by Agave, comes out one month after the Brazilian edition, Ladrao de Almas, got a big launch by publisher Novo Conceito. Also, Inmortal, the Spanish language version of The Taker, is being made available in the U.S. (not as an import) in print and ebook format by the publisher, Random House Mondadori.

Sandy Moffett Parks released (in ebook and coming in print) Repossessed with Jet and her high-end aircraft recovery team.

Nicky Penttila published her first sexy contemporary novella, Babysitting the Billionaire, with Evernight Publishing.

Diana Quincy accepted a two-book offer from Entangled Scandalous, the publisher’s upcoming historical line. The first title, Seducing Charlotte, will be out in Spring 2013. Also, her manuscript The Parachutist won the Orange Rose and Emerald City Opener contests for unpublished writers.

Mary Strand sold her first book, Golden Heart winner Cooper’s Folly, to Bell Bridge Books.

Operation Cinderella, the launch to Hope Tarr‘s new Suddenly Cinderella contemporary fairytale-themed series for Entangled Press, released on October 15th. Foreign print rights to Vanquished, the first in Hope’s Men of Roxbury House Victorian set trio with Medallion Press, sold to Spain. Fifty Writers on Fifty Shades of Grey (BenBella Books), for which Hope is a contributor, received a starred review in Publishers Weekly. Hope was thrilled to lead a special Lady Jane’s Salon at the New Jersey Romance Writers’ Put Your Heart in a Book Conference in Iselin, N.J.

Rebecca York reports that she had sold two more books to Harlequin Intrigue. They are a continuation of her Mind Benders series which features sexually linked telepaths.