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Wendy Hinman to collect Readers Favorites Award at the Miami Book Fair

Award-winning author Wendy Hinman will collect another award at the Miami Book Fair. Readers Favorites has bestowed awards on both her titles, Sea Trials: Around the World with Duct Tape and Bailing Wire and Tightwads on the Loose: A Seven-Year … Continue reading

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Tightwads on the Loose wins Readers Favorite Book Awards!

Great news to brighten a rainy week! “This book is the next best thing to going on a seven-year odyssey itself!” Read the review here: Stand by for more news on the audio version of this popular travel adventure.

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Wendy Hinman a featured author at Libraries Unbound in May 2019

It’s an honor to be among the select few authors invited to participate in this event honoring, books, authors, and libraries. For more details, visit:

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Wendy Hinman to collect Readers’ Favorite Award at Miami Book Fair

Readers’ Favorite Awards ceremony Saturday, November 17 at 6pm at the Regency Hotel in Miami.

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Wendy Hinman, a winner of Readers Favorite awards

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Sea Trials Named a Finalist in the International Book Awards

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Booklife Review of Tightwads on the Loose

“This rollicking, life-embracing memoir of adventure on the high seas is pure, fast-paced reading enjoyment. From one port to the next, there’s plenty of action, good humor, and moments of excitement. Hinman’s sunny enthusiasm for her subject matter and skillful, … Continue reading

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Sea Trials Named a Finalist for 2018 International Book Awards

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Upcoming Events for Wendy Hinman

After a brief respite, my schedule heats up again. Here’s what’s coming up: Signing, Barnes & Noble in Federal Way on Saturday, May 19 11am-4pm Author Festival, Island Books on Mercer Island on Sunday from 2-4pm Presentation, Third Place Books … Continue reading

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Sea Trials selected a finalist in Foreward Reviews Best Books of 2017! Announcing the 2017 Foreword INDIES Finalists As part of its mission to discover, review, and share the best books from university and independent publishers, Foreword Reviews is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2017 INDIES Book of the … Continue reading

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