Posts tagged ‘Janis Joplin’

American Library Awards Announced

By Mandy Webster

Ann Angel Book signing at the Little Read Book in Wauwatosa

I snapped this picture of Ann Angel at her Sept. 28 book launch and signing at the Little Read Book in Wauwatosa.

The American Library Association announced its most recent awards yesterday during a conference in San Diego. The results are in, and I am happy to congratulate Brew City author Ann Angel for winning the YALSA award for excellence in nonfiction for young adults for her novel, Janis Joplin: Rise up Singing. I have my own signed copy of Janis, which I will be included in next month’s reading.

Other American Library Award winners include: Read more…


Angel and Macken to hold book signing at Mount Mary College

Janis Joplin photo taken from her Passport -- ...

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Authors, Ann Angel (“Janis Joplin: Rise up Singing,” “Such a Pretty Face: Short Stories About Beauty“) and JoAnn Early Macken (“Waiting out the Storm,” “Flip, Float, Fly: Seeds on the Move“) are scheduled for a book signing at the Mount Mary College bookstore Dec. 6 at 1:00 p.m.

Angel and Macken both teach in the graduate professional writing program at Mount Mary College.

The Mount Mary bookstore is located at 2929 N. 92nd St. Milwaukee, WI 53222

For more information, contact Timothy S. Sternke, Textbook Manager at the Mount Mary College Bookstore  414-258-4810 x272

Ann Angel on her latest book, “Janis Joplin: Rise Up Singing”

Love, Janis

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Check out Milwaukee author, Ann Angel’s guest blog post on the Cynsations blog:

Guest Post: Ann Angel on Janis Joplin, Rise Up Singing

Order your copy of Janis Joplin, Rise Up Singing, today!