Calendar/News

September 9, 2017:

A DECENT WOMAN WAS AWARDED SECOND PLACE FOR BEST LATINO FOCUSED FICTION, ENGLISH, AT THE 2017 INTERNATIONAL LATINO BOOK AWARDS. THANK YOU TO MY READERS, THE JUDGES, LATINO LITERACY NOW, COMADRES PARA LAS AMERICAS, AND KIRK WHISLER AND HIS AMAZING STAFF!

June 9, 2017:

Eleanor’s historical novel, A DECENT WOMAN, was selected as a Finalist for Best Latino Focused Fiction by the judges of the 2017 International Latino Book Award with Latino Literacy Now and Comadres Para Las Americas!

March 1, 2017:

Eleanor will be chatting with novelist/screenwriter and World of Ink host, Marsha Casper Cook, and novelist/short story writer Jack Remick, about telling a good story on March 1, 2017. Please join us!

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/worldofinknetwork/2017/03/01/telling-a-good-story-host-marsha-casper-cook#.WKvO6byENao.linkedin

Saturday, November 19, 2016:

Eleanor is excited and honored to participate in Comite Noviembre’s Puerto Rican Author’s Fifth Annual Book Expo at Eugenio Hostos Community College in the Bronx on November 19, 2016.

Please come out and meet Eleanor and the Puerto Rican authors, artists, and artisans, who will offer their books and works for purchase! Author readings from 4-5 pm. Gracias!

https://www.facebook.com/events/523618904503203/

LOCATION OF THIS EVENT:
Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture
450 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY

Saturday, November 12, 2016:

Eleanor will be reading from and signing copies of A DECENT WOMAN at Four Seasons Books in charming Shepherdstown, West Virginia on Saturday, November 12 at 1 pm. Come on out and meet the author!

116 W. German Street, Shepherdstown, WV

September 8-10, 2016:

** Eleanor attended the fabulous 2016 International Latino Book Awards at USC, Dominguez Hills, CA, and garnered an Honorable Mention in the Historical Fiction, English category!

Eleanor sends her warmest thanks to the 200 judges this year and to her loyal readers, who continue to pass the word along to their reader friends! Muchas gracias!**

June 2016:

** A DECENT WOMAN is a Finalist in Latino Literacy Now’s 2016 International Latino Book Awards. **

NEW BOOK COVER A DECENT WOMAN JUNE 2016

  • Eleanor’s debut novel, A Decent Woman, is a Finalist for Best Historical Fiction, English in the 2016 International Latino Book Awards.

  • A Decent Woman was Book of the Month with Las Comadres and Friends National Latino Book Club.

April 22-23, 2016 Fourth Annual Chocolate Fest and Book Faire

Mark your calendars! Eleanor is one of many featured authors at 2016 Fourth Annual Chocolate Fest and Book Faire in downtown Martinsburg, West Virginia. She will be signing copies of her book, ‘A Decent Woman’ at Casa Visone Italian Restaurant, 120 N. Queen Street, Martinsburg, WV 25401.

Indulge the mind and the senses at the Fourth Annual Chocolate Fest and Book Faire held in the historic downtown Martinsburg on April 22-23 2016. This event is sponsored by Main Street Martinsburg and Blue Ridge Technical and Community College. On Saturday, April 23th,  come experience a one day chocolate extravaganza held in downtown Martinsburg. Taste some wonderful chocolate, indulge yourself in an array of chocolate creations throughout the businesses in downtown Martinsburg, explore the unique shops and speak with West Virginia authors. The festival features local and out of state authors signing their books within the businesses. There are over 20 businesses preparing a different chocolate item for you to enjoy on the Chocolate Walk.

http://www.mainstreetmartinsburg.com/chocolate-fest-book-faire/

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October 23-24, 2015West Virginia Book Festival

Mark your calendars! Eleanor is a Festival Author at this year’s West Virginia Book Festival happening over two special days in October as part of Charleston’s FestivALL Fall celebration. Be sure to keep an eye on this schedule to make sure you don’t miss anything! The Festival will take place at the Charleston Civic Center, Charleston, West Virginia.

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October 2, 2015 – Reading and book signing at La Casa Azul Bookstore, Brooklyn, NY

6-8 pm at La Casa Azul, 143 E. 103rd Street  New York, NY 10029 (212) 426-2626 info.lacasaazul@gmail.com

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October 3, 2015 – 3rd Annual Comadres & Compadres Latino Writers Conference

Medgar Evers College, Brooklyn, NY http://lascomadres.com/latinolit/2015-ccwc/

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August 13, 2015 – Let’s Talk About Words with Marsha Casper Cook and Jack Remick

Join Marsha Casper Cook on August 13 at 4PM EST 3PMCST  2PM MT 1PM PST- When she welcomes Jack Remick and Eleanor Parker Sapia. Jack Remick is a poet, short story writer, novelist and a frequent guest on the World Of Ink. He has contributed to the show by bringing wonderful authors to the network and with each visit he is appreciated that much more.

Jack has brought to the network Eleanor Parker Sapia, a Puerto Rican-born novelist, poet, and artist,raised in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Europe. Her life experiences as a counselor,alternative health practitioner, Spanish language social worker, and refugee case worker inspire her passion for writing.

Marsha is a Partner of the World of Ink Network, Award-winning Script Writer, Novelist, Writing Coach, Media Release Specialist, Blog Talk Radio Host and Founder of Michigan Avenue Media. Marsha is the author of 11 published books and 11 feature-length screenplays, a literary agent with 15 years of experience and the host of BTR’s World of Ink Network shows: A Good Story Is a Good Story, and special editions of The World of Ink Network.

Call in number (714) 242-5259

For more info  on advertising with World Of Ink

  http://www.worldofinknetwork.com

 http://www.michiganavenuemedia.com

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July 27, 2015 – A Decent Woman is the Book of the Month for July 2015 – Las Comadres & Friends Latino Book Club. Register for the teleconference on Monday, July 27 below! I look forward to answering your questions!

http://lascomadres.com/latinolit/0715-book-of-the-month-a-decent-woman-a-novel/

May 7, 2015 – A DECENT WOMAN Featured in Historical Novels Review Magazine

Eleanor’s article on the inspiration for A Decent Woman was featured in the May 2015 issue of  Historical Novels Review magazine, a publication of The Historical Novel Society, in the New Voices column. https://historicalnovelsociety.org/new-voices-william-klaber-laura-lebow-cynthia-ripley-miller-eleanor-parker-sapia/

May 16, 2015, 10 am-6 pm – 6th Annual Gaithersburg Book Festival

Eleanor is participating in this incredible book festival located at the Gaithersburg, Maryland City Hall Grounds.

April 25, 2015 – Chocolate Festival and Book Faire, Martinsburg, West Virginia

Eleanor will be participating in the Book Faire with an author spot at Dolly’s Bake Shoppe on Queen Street. Come out for some great chocolate and meet the authors set up inside and outside of local businesses on Queen Street! Hosted by Main Street Martinsburg.

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