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Fall eBook Sale

Can you believe it? The one-year book-birthday is near. The master gurus at She Writes Press put together a Fall eBook Sale to celebrate the Fall 2017 book list. Hug Everyone You Know is right there ready to download to your eReader for just 99¢! What a deal!! If you haven't had a chance to… Continue reading Fall eBook Sale

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First Chapter Plus

First Chapter Plus is more than a book e-catalog. Each month First Chapter Plus connects readers to new books.  It publishes and distributes a monthly e-catalog, which includes the cover art, first chapters and front matter of print and digital books, mp3 clips of audio books, and author and purchasing links.There are also interviews and… Continue reading First Chapter Plus

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Long Island 2 Day

I was honored to be invited and participate in the Long Island 2 Day Expo. The West Islip Fire House's hall buzzed with sponsors, walking teams, and fun swag for the walkers. I was given a table to display my book, Hug Everyone You Know, and share my story. Five dollars for each book sold was… Continue reading Long Island 2 Day

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Story Circle Network Star Blogger

That's me for the month of June! I am so honored to be part of this writers' tribe. And I get to put this beautiful badge on my side panel. Great big hugs and thank yous go out to Peggy Fountain and Jude Whelley for all the fine work they do in this organization.  … Continue reading Story Circle Network Star Blogger

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Next Gen Indie Book Awards

Whoo-Hoo!       Hug Everyone You Know was named a Finalist in the Next Generation Indie Book Awards.  My book placed in the Women's Issues (Non-Fiction).  NGIBA is the largest non-profit awards program for independent publishers. Whoo-Hoo!       Antoinette Truglio Martin is the author of Hug Everyone You Know: A Year of Community, Courage, and Cancer.… Continue reading Next Gen Indie Book Awards

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What’s Going On?

I have several upcoming events for Hug Everyone You Know. This is the fun part about promoting a book. I get to do a little traveling and meet new friends along the way. The Gaithersburg Book Festival comes up this weekend, May 19th. It is a celebration of the written word and its power to enrich the… Continue reading What’s Going On?

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Get-n-Giving

Winter has taken a temporary break here on the south shore of Long Island. It feels down-right balmy at 37°. When the sun shines, I can write in the sunroom. Dare I hope that spring is on the horizon? I do dare to hold great hope that a cure for metastatic breast cancer (MBC) is… Continue reading Get-n-Giving

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It’s Here and Everywhere

It's Here! It's a Beautifully Published Book!  Hug Everyone You Know is now available everywhere books are sold. It's been a wild ride to publication. Hugs and kisses to She Writes Press's fearless leader, Brooke Warner, and my caring editor, Lauren Wise, as well as the many other creatives behind the scenes. Big fat bear hugs go to Caitlin… Continue reading It’s Here and Everywhere

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Another 5-Star Review

Another glowing review affirming the literary merits of Hug Everyone You Know (whew!). Thank you Kathleen Pooler for your time and care in reading,reviewing, and posting on Goodreads. "As a cancer survivor, I found Antoinette Truglio Martin’s memoir, Hug Everyone You Know, to be a heartfelt, honest account of the importance of a community of… Continue reading Another 5-Star Review