C.K. awarded two more FAPA Book Awards

On Saturday, August 5, the Florida Authors & Publishers Association (FAPA) gave out its prestigious annual President’s Awards for the best books of 2015 and the first half of 2016 by authors and publishers in Florida and throughout the United States.

Castle 2The event, which took place at the Hilton Orlando/Lake Buena Vista Resort, recognized outstanding books by awarding either a gold, silver, or bronze medal. Winners were selected by the competition’s sixty-five judges, which included librarians, educators, designers, and publishing professionals.

Both of C.K.’s most recent children’s books, The Castle Across the Street: Prince Jackson Goes to School and The Tremendous Tale of the Terrifying Toynado, received a Silver 2016 President’s Book Award. C.K.’s lastest books join her first two previously awarded books, The Castle Across the Street (Silver 2014 FAPA Award) and My Silly Dog Gus (Gold 2015 Fapa Award).

“The 2016 award winners exemplify excellence in toynadopublishing both regionally and nationally. The awards continue to command the attention of industry professionals and readers!” said Terri Gerrell, FAPA President.

As a recipient of a FAPA President’s Book Award, C.K. will also have the opportunity to have her books displayed at BookExpo America 2017.

FAPA will be hosting a booth at the #1 book and author event for the book industry in the United States in New York City on May 31–June 2, 2017.



C.K.’s latest two books named finalists in 2016 FAPA Awards

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The Castle Across the Street: Prince Jackson Goes to School and The Tremendous Tale of the Terrifying Toynado have been named finalists in the 2016 Florida Authors and Publishers Association President’s Book Awards.

Placing will be announced and medals awarded on Saturday, August 6th at the FAPA annual awards banquet in Orlando, Florida.

Stay tuned for results!

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C.K. releases fourth book, The Tremendous Tale of the Terrifying Toynado

It’s official! C.K.’s fourth book, The Tremendous Tale of the Terrifying Toynado, is now on sale in hardcover, paperback and e-book.

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Remember that you don’t need a Kindle for the e-book. You just need to download the app on your device (iPad, android, iPhone, PC, etc.).  If you click on the kindle version on Amazon, there is a look inside feature that gives you a sneak peek at the first few pages. Also, all four of C.K.’s books are a part of the kindle matchbook program. This means that when you purchase the paperback on Amazon, you can get the e-book for only $.99 ($1 off).

All four of C.K.’s books are available on Amazon.com and BN.com. Click on the link below to go straight to her author page on Amazon.  http://www.amazon.com/C.-K.-Carter/e/B00EEA4ENG

If you are interested in purchasing signed copies, please visit C.K.’s online store at https://squareup.com/market/ckcarterbooks