Sale During Read An E-book Week

Come help me celebrate E-book Week. The price of “Grow Old With Me,” 2011 Global Ebook Awards Finalist, is drastically reduced during Read an Ebook Week.

It’s discounted at Amazon. This link should take you to my book page.

It is available in all ereader formats from Smashwords. Enter coupon code REW75 at checkout to obtain their special discount. Follow the link to my book page.

Spread the word to your friends. Post the news on all your social websites. I want to show the truth of God’s love to as many people as possible.

Please consider writing a review on the ordering site or at your favorite book discussion site. These boost sales and give future buyers a better feel for the novel. It doesn’t have to be perfect prose. Just say, “I enjoyed reading this book.” If you want to say why you liked it, great. Oh, and those five star reviews works wonders for sales rankings. Hint, hint.

 A signed paperback version is waiting at my Store link. Those will be on Sale in the near future.

Happy Ebook Week.

More e-Book Formats

Grow Old With Me is now in e-Book in several online stores.





See that nifty gold sticker on the cover?

It’s my nomination for Dan Poynter’s 2011 Global e-Book Award.

 Juding is taking place as I write. I should hear about my status within a few days.  

I’ll let you know when Grow Old With Me is ready on other on-line stores and if it earns Finalist status.

E-book Release Celebration


I’m having a special drawing for Valentine’s Day. You’ll love this prize. Grow Old With Me deals with rural life and quilts. The remaining series will have quilting or quilt-trail related themes. I’m offering a gift quilters and readers can’t resist.


Grow Old with Me launched this week as an E-Book on Amazon


Paperback copies are available from my website You can also contact me via email or a personal message on Facebook. I’ll eventually place the paperback in Amazon and other on-line stores, but for now I like to fulfill the orders myself so I can thank my readers and get to know you. I personalize each copy to your specifications.


  The winner of the Valentines Day Drawing will receive a very nice gift that includes

  •   4 Fat Quarters of color coordinated fabrics 
  • 10 note cards you select from my website Store
  •   2 autographed copies of Grow Old With Me — 1 for you and 1 for a special Valentine in your life. (I’ll personalize the copies following your guidance)
  • If you prefer E-books, you may have 2 Grow Old With Me E-book downloads from Amazon

 I’ve selected a great prize package because I love my readers. It’s Valentines Day so we need to show our love. It’s not easy to ask for your promotional help. This gift comes with heart-felt thanks. 



Each day between January 12 (Wednesday) and February 1 (Tuesday PM) in the comments section of this blog, tell me how you’re helping to spread the word about Grow Old With Me. Each thing you do is not only very much appreciated, but will earn you one entry in the drawing. Do 2 things, you’ve entered twice, etc. There is no limit to the number of entries and you can enter daily. Having readers tell others is the best way to promote my book. So get creative and start talking. If you prefer, you can send an e-mail to telling me what you’ve done. I’ll keep track of every entry and randomly select a winner. 

I must accept each comment before it posts. This helps keep my computer system virus free. I’ll start approving the entries on January 12.


1. Buy a copy of Grow Old With Me. It can be paperback or e-book. Please say which you bought in your comment.


2. If you’ve read Grow Old With Me, review it on Amazon, Facebook, twitter, Shoutlife, Myspace or anywhere else appropriate. Again, each time you post the review, it counts as a separate entry. Please tell me where you posted.


3. Post a link to my website on your blog, website, Facebook, Myspace, Shoutlife page, etc. (Each one counts as an entry if you remember to tell me)


 4. Change your Facebook profile picture to the Grow Old With Me  jpg cover for one day (simply right click on the picture off Amazon, or here. Save it to your computer and post it to your Facebook page.


5. Post a comment along with the book cover and/or title to any of your blogs, websites, or networking sites.


6. Spread the word about this contest on other blogs, sites, via e-mails to your friends, etc.


7. Simply say on any networking site or in an e-mail to your friends, that Grow Old With Me by Melinda Evaul has been released in e-book on Amazon and paperback on her website. Say anything else that might spark interest.


 8. Ask your library to order a copy of Grow Old With Me


9. Any other idea that would help spread the word that I haven’t thought of.

Remember to let me know what you did and include at least your first name with the entry. I’ll announce the winner the evening of February 2 on my Website and on Facebook. Oh, that’s Groundhog day! I loved that movie. So in Groundhog Day fashion, get busy doing the same thing every day until February 2, 2011. It would be the best Valentine’s Day gift you could give me.


I can’t express how much your help would mean. Friends like you are wonderful.