May 15, 2012

Kid's History Basket at Brenda Novak's Auction

The Hearts Through History chapter of RWA presents Kid’s History Basket.  This collection of stories and DVDs from Stonehenge to the Titanic will be a wonderful addition to any child’s library.

Value: NOW worth $200

Bid on this Basket HERE.

Books include:

IF STONES COULD SPEAK: Unlocking the Secrets of Stonehenge
7 American Girl Books
WE WERE THERE, TOO! Young People in U.S. History
THE JOURNAL OF RUFUS ROWE: A Witness to the Battle of Fredericksburg
PRIDE & PREJUDICE, a counting primer
ANCIENT SCIENCE: 40 Time-Traveling World-Exploring, History-Making Activates for Kids
THE TITANIC: An Interactive History Adventure
VOYAGE ON THE GREAT TITANIC: The Diary of Margaret Ann Brady

DVD’s include:

HACHI: A Dog’s Tale

MORE ITEMS HAVE BEEN ADDED, INCLUDING BOOKS on pirates, the West Indies, American Indians,  Build a Helicopter with Da Vinci and more!

Bid on this FANTASTIC Basket HERE.

Hearts Through History RWA – Where History and Romance Meet
Hearts Through History is an on-line chapter of Romance Writers of America®. Our authors cover the gamut from pre-published to multi-published and write in eras from ancient times through World War II. We offer support, camaraderie and research resources for those interested in writing the historical romance genre.  Chapter membership benefits include, but are not limited to, special interest subgroups, members-only bootcamps and online conferences, an annual chapter meeting held during the RWA National Conference, access to promote on the Seduced by History blog and newsletter, The Bard’s Scroll chapter newsletter and more.


Danita said...

Hi Anna, thank you so much for your continuous help in spreading the word about the auction. We appreciate your participation and generosity. We have added two new features to this year’s auction. We know that there are some shoppers who are unable to bid on items but do want to contribute to the cause so we have added a store which will allow them to purchase items and the proceeds go towards the auction the link is We have also added a blog which will have updates of the auction, items that are currently being spotlighted, and much more. The link to visit is Thank you again for helping us to make a difference.

Danita said...

Just A Reminder That May 27, 2012-It's A Twitter Party!!!!

Brenda Novak's Online Auction For Diabetes Research will be having a final Twitter Party on May 27, 2012 at 1:00 PM PST hosted by Julie Rowe from Carina Press and will last until 2:00 PM PST. One lucky tweeter who uses the hashtag #bnda during the hour will receive a $50 Amazon Gift Card. Be sure to follow @bnovakauction to be part of the Twitter Party.

Danita said...

I’ve always dreamed of being a writer. Since being a volunteer on the auction and seeing all the fantastic items that have been donated for writers I’ve made up an imaginary wish list of items if I were to live out my dream as a writer. I thought I’d share that with you: The Complete Author Package Book Collection from COOL GUS PUBLISHING (Bob Mayer & Jen Tatly) (Current Bid: $34), Contract Review from Agent Marisa A. Corvisiero of Corvisiero Literary Agency (A) (Current Bid: $67), Submissions Workshop (3 Weeks Online) POLISH YOUR PARTIAL SUBMISSION from Document Driven (Current Bid: $30), NEW!!! Lawson Writer's Academy: Ten Online Classes! Donated by Margie Lawson ($350-$400 Value!), (Current Bid: $130), First Three Chapters of Your Novel Edited by Document Driven ($420 value!) (Current Bid: $42), Up to 20 HOURS of Consultation Time with Forensic Expert Tom Adair!! ($3500 value!) (Current Bid: $140), "MICROSOFT WORD FOR WRITERS" Workshop Lesson by Catherine Chant, (Current Bid: $35), YOUR BIO (Short!), Written by Donna Erickson of (Current Bid: $12). These are all the items I believe I would need to start my career as a writer.

Anna Kathryn Lanier said...

Danita, you also need to add a year's worth of workshops (12) donated by Hearts Through History RWA's chapter. That's one a month for 12 months. Offered workshops are on both craft and historical topics. Value is $220, current bid is $50...a great BARGAIN!