Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Event in 2015

Meet "Enthusiasm" at Silent Auction and Raffle, Coatesville Country Club

Please, support our community! Mark your calender if you are interested to attend this special event: SILENT AUCTION & RAFFLE to benefit Coatesville Area Public Library, Downingtown Library, YMCA Youth Scholarship, High School Scholarship, and Samara House Shelter.

Day and Date: Sunday, October 4th, 2015
Time: 1.30-4.30 PM
Place: Coatesville Country Club, 143 Reservoir Rd, Coatesville, PA 19320
Room: Bottom Floor
Ticket includes: Lunch and 2 Ruffles
Ticket Info: Marcia McQueen, Phone: 610 384 6252
This event is sponsored by Delta Kappa Gamma Society
 The  Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, founded in Austin, Texas, May  11, 1929, is an educational, honor, professional organization for women educators.
Coatesville County Club
Established in 1921, Coatesville Country Club is viewed as one of the premier private clubs in Chester County. A beautiful setting for golf, social events, weddings, banquets, romantic dinners, and casual afternoons, Coatesville Country Club has one of the finest golf courses in southeastern Pennsylvania.

SILENT AUCTION & RAFFLE, Sunday, Oct 4, 2015 at 1.30-4.30 PM

Thank you for your support for our community.

ENTHUSIASM is a captivating and inspiring novel that will take readers to the author's own true story. The author narrates the journey of her life and shares how enthusiasm played a vital role in pursuing her dream in the writing world-with English as her second language-in her new country. Here, she exemplifies her experiences, her family and relationship, her inspirations, and her passage towards her remarkable goals. This novel is a reflection of her own life, how she faced obstacles, how she handled life, how she inspired and touched other people's lives through her works, and how she achieved the amazing successes of her life and endeavors-a perfect blend of life's spices. 

Through Enthusiasm, readers will be affected by the author's wonderful story. Filled with hope and inspiration, strength and enthusiasm, this novel will draw out the best within its readers' hearts and minds.

Enthusiasm won Pinnacle Book Achievement Award for category of novel, in spring 2010 from National Association of Book Entrepreneur (NABE).

About the Author:

Fida R. Abbott was born and raised in Indonesia, married to an American, and lives in Pennsylvania. She is a Director of the Online Writing Course (PMOH), and a former Managing Editor of KabarIndonesia, an online Indonesian news, based on the citizen reporter. (Sept 24, 2015)

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Events in 2013

1.  Celebrating One Year of Antusiasme (Enthusiasm in Indonesian Version) and Three Years of Enthusiasm
     a. The Winner of Enthusiasm Ambassador
     b. Interviewing Authors Who Have Read Antusiasme or Enthusiasm: Rahmah S.Si, M.Si, Irna     Permanasari, Fanesa Chang, Heni Kurniawati, Yunita D. Harahap, Rianti SetiadiTri Wahyuni Zuhri, and Sherrel Prefontaine.

2.  Christian Books and Gifts Fair 2013, Tunjungan Plaza III 6th Floor, June 6-9, 2013, 10.30 AM-9.30 PM

3.  Book Signing, August 24, 2013, Philadelphia.

4.  Goodreads Book Giveaway. Win one of ten autographed books (Enthusiasm in paperback), Submitted online, September 16-October 16, 2013.

Goodreads Book Giveaway

Enthusiasm by Fida R. Abbott


by Fida R. Abbott

Giveaway ends October 16, 2013.
See the giveaway details at Goodreads.
Enter to win
5.  Retreat for Christian Writers, November 2-5, 2013 at Guest House YAPKI?OMF, Letjen Suprapto 28, Cempaka Putih, Jakarta Pusat, Indonesia.

Retreat participants are free to attend Literature Indonesia Seminar informed below.

Saturday, April 21, 2012

Events in 2012

1.  LFMR 2012 (Photo and Review Contest of Novel "Antusiasme", Novel Enthusiasm in Indonesian version), April 16 - June 16, 2012

2.  Talk Show Novel "Antusiasme" at SMART 88.9 FM Radio, Surabaya, Indonesia, Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at 5-6 PM (WIB).

3.  Jakarta Book Fair, Istora Senayan Jakarta, June 23-1 July 2012, 10 AM-9 PM (WIB)

4.  Books Donation for Taman Bacaan Ribka (Local Public Library), Ngamprah Village, Padalarang and Eromoko Village, Wonogiri, August 2012 

5.  Christian Books & Gifts Fair 2012, Exhibition Hall LG Floor, Mall of Indonesia, Kelapa Gading, December 7-16, 2012, 10 AM-10 PM (WIB)

Events in 2011

The Authors Show TV, May 27-29, 2011
Interviewed by Danielle Hampson (Executive Producer of The Authors Show). This interview has been selected to receive a courtesy rerun on May 27-29, 2011 at The Authors Show.

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Events in 2010

1. Book Signing

a. Parkesburg Free Library, 105 West Street, Parkesburg, PA 19365, Phone: 610-857-5165, on Saturday, September 25, 2010 at 10.30 AM-1.30 PM.

* 10% Book discount
* Door Prize
* e-Book giveaway sponsored by Resources for Moms and Kids (The Art of Loving Yourself: The Guide for the Best Time of Your Life)
* 0.50 cents for every purchased book will be donated to Parkesburg Free Library

b. Coatesville Area Public Library, 501 East Lincoln Highway, Coatesville, PA-19320, Tlp. 610-384-4115, on Saturday, August 21, 2010 at 11.00 AM-12.30 PM.
c. Baxter's Black Sheep Saloon, 660 Lancaster Ave, Berwyn, PA-19312, Tlp. 484-318-7211, on Saturday, July 17, 2010 at 4.30-5.30 PM.

2. Book Fair
- Book Expo America, New York, May 25-27, 2010
- Beijing-China Book Fair, September 2-6, 2010
- Frankfurt-Germany Book Fair, October 6-10, 2010
- Fall Pacific NW Booksellers Show, Portland-Oregon, October 7-9, 2010
- California Book Trade Show, Oakland-California, October 14-16, 2010
- California Library and School Library Assn. Show and Conference, Sacramento-California, November 12-15, 2010

3. Interview
- The Author Show Radio, on July 6, 2010 (featured for 24 hours)

4. Contest
- Enthusiasm Photo and Review Contest, July-September 2010
- Enthusiasm Giveaway Contest, April 9-25, 2010