December 19, 2012

Holiday Hullabaloo Day Ten

  Today is the tenth day of the Holiday Hullabaloo! Fourteen authors are joining together to give away 154 prizes in eleven days– with the final prize of a $200 Amazon of Barnes & Noble gift card on Day Twelve!!! How awesome is THAT???? Every day, each author is giving away a different prize. Just go to each blog and enter to win. Enter MY giveaway for today: a meal (lunch or dinner dependent on scheduling) for you and one guest with me and YA author Trisha Leigh at RT Booklovers Convention in Kansas City, May 1-4, 2013. Where will we eat? Kansas City is famous for its barbeque so we’ll probably take you to one of the hottest barbeque restaurants downtown: And I promise to even clean out my van. Now THAT’S special! IF YOU WON’T BE AT RT, then we can substitute a Skype call. You and I can chat while eating a meal– and I’ll send you a gift certificate so you can get take out and not have to cook. (It will probably be Chipotle, just sayin’.) a Rafflecopter giveaway But be sure to enter the SECOND entry– the Rafflecopter for a $200 Amazon and Barnes […]
December 18, 2012

Holiday Hullabaloo Day Nine

  Today is  day nine of the Holiday Hullabaloo!  Fourteen authors are joining together to give away 154 prizes in eleven days– with the final prize of a $200 Amazon of Barnes & Noble gift card on Day Twelve!!! How awesome is THAT???? Every day, each author is giving away a different prize. Just go to each blog and enter to win. I have some really special things planned to giveaway over the next eleven days!  Ebooks, signed print books, t-shirts, thermal travel mugs, name a character in one of my series OR a one chapter critique, a meal with me and YA author Trisha Leigh at Rt Booklovers Convention for you and a friend, and MY big prize: an annotated, bound manuscript of YOUR book of choice — my own books, of course. 😉  So stop back every day to enter. Enter MY giveaway for Name a Character OR one chapter critique. If you pick name a character, you can name a male or female character in one of the following series: Rose Gardner Mysteries, The Curse Keepers or On the Otherside.  Past several past name a character winners have had their characters become major characters in books (TWENTY-NINE AND […]
December 17, 2012

Holiday Hullabaloo Day Eight

  Today is  day eight of the Holiday Hullabaloo!  Fourteen authors are joining together to give away 154 prizes in eleven days– with the final prize of a $200 Amazon of Barnes & Noble gift card on Day Twelve!!! How awesome is THAT???? Every day, each author is giving away a different prize. Just go to each blog and enter to win. I have some really special things planned to giveaway over the next eleven days!  Ebooks, signed print books, t-shirts, thermal travel mugs, name a character in one of my series OR a one chapter critique, a meal with me and YA author Trisha Leigh at Rt Booklovers Convention for you and a friend, and MY big prize: an annotated, bound manuscript of YOUR book of choice — my own books, of course. 😉  So stop back every day to enter. Enter MY giveaway for a CHOSEN t-shirt a Rafflecopter giveaway     But be sure to enter the SECOND entry– the Rafflecopter for a $200 Amazon and Barnes & Noble gift certificate. a Rafflecopter giveaway NOW go stop by the other 13 authors websites to enter to win more awesome prizes! Trisha Leigh: THE LAST YEAR t-shirt Christine Fonseca: Signed set […]
December 16, 2012

Holiday Hullabaloo Day Seven

  Today is the Day Seven of the Holiday Hullabaloo!  Fourteen authors are joining together to give away 154 prizes in eleven days– with the final prize of a $200 Amazon of Barnes & Noble gift card on Day Twelve!!! How awesome is THAT???? Every day, each author is giving away a different prize. Just go to each blog and enter to win. I have some really special things planned to giveaway over the next eleven days!  Ebooks, signed print books, t-shirts, thermal travel mugs, name a character in one of my series OR a one chapter critique, a meal with me and YA author Trisha Leigh at Rt Booklovers Convention for you and a friend, and MY big prize: an annotated, bound manuscript of YOUR book of choice — my own books, of course. 😉  So stop back every day to enter. Enter MY giveaway for today: Signed paperback of Genesis: A Soul Savers Novella by Kristie Cook and Travel mug   A blurb for Genesis: A father who reveals his truth. Twins who take different paths—one light, one dark. Angels who have plans for them both And Demons who do as well. So the Earthly battle for souls ignites… A […]
December 15, 2012

Holiday Hullabaloo Day Six

  Today is the sixth day of the Holiday Hullabaloo!  Fourteen authors are joining together to give away 154 prizes in eleven days– with the final prize of a $200 Amazon of Barnes & Noble gift card on Day Twelve!!! How awesome is THAT???? Every day, each author is giving away a different prize. Just go to each blog and enter to win. I have some really special things planned to giveaway over the next eleven days!  Ebooks, signed print books, t-shirts, thermal travel mugs, name a character in one of my series OR a one chapter critique, a meal with me and YA author Trisha Leigh at Rt Booklovers Convention for you and a friend, and MY big prize: an annotated, bound manuscript of YOUR book of choice — my own books, of course. 😉  So stop back every day to enter. Enter MY giveaway for today: Signed Limited Edition Hardback of Transcend by Christine Fonseca and a Chosen mug A blurb for Transcend: All seventeen-year-old composer Ien Montgomery desires is an escape from his family’s rigid expectations for his life; someone to inspire his music. When he meets a beautiful violin-prodigy, Kiera McDougal, his life music takes on new life. […]
December 14, 2012

Friday Book Steals

This is going to be a new adventure for us and we hope for our readers out there.  Starting today, we will be listing some great book deals out there twice a week.   If you are an author and have a book that you are going to be listing at a reduced price, we’d love to feature you.  Just send a .jpg of the book cover, a small blurb(keep it VERY short please), the original price and the sale price to TeamDGSwank@gmail.com. The Willows: Haven by Hope Collier $.99 through the end of December When tragedey strikes, seventeen year-old Ashton Blake sets out on a cross-country road trip, leaving the comforts of Malibu for the mountains of Kentucky. Along the way, she encounters Gabe Willoughby–the mysterious drifter with eyes like the sea and a knowing smile. Getting to know Gabe raises questions about her past. But no secret can be buried forever, and Ashton soon finds herself in a world where water is air and myth becomes reality.  Amazon       Glistening Haven: A Dystopian Thriller by Jill Cooper $.99 now through January 6 Glistening Haven is a fast-paced blend of social satire and dystopian thriller, with a […]
December 14, 2012

Holiday Hullabaloo Day Five

  Today is the fifth day of the Holiday Hullabaloo!  Fourteen authors are joining together to give away 154 prizes in eleven days– with the final prize of a $200 Amazon of Barnes & Noble gift card on Day Twelve!!! How awesome is THAT???? Every day, each author is giving away a different prize. Just go to each blog and enter to win. I have some really special things planned to giveaway over the next eleven days!  Ebooks, signed print books, t-shirts, thermal travel mugs, name a character in one of my series OR a one chapter critique, a meal with me and YA author Trisha Leigh at Rt Booklovers Convention for you and a friend, and MY big prize: an annotated, bound manuscript of YOUR book of choice — my own books, of course. 😉  So stop back every day to enter. Enter MY giveaway for today: signed paperback of Clockwise by Elle Strauss and a Chosen Tote bag A blurb for Clockwise: Casey Donovan has issues: hair, height and uncontrollable trips to the 19th century! And now this—she’s accidentally taken Nate Mackenzie, the cutest boy in the school, back in time. Awkward. Protocol pressures her to tell their 1860 hosts […]
December 13, 2012

Holiday Hullabaloo Day Four

  Today is the fourth day of the Holiday Hullabaloo!  Fourteen authors are joining together to give away 154 prizes in eleven days– with the final prize of a $200 Amazon of Barnes & Noble gift card on Day Twelve!!! How awesome is THAT???? Every day, each author is giving away a different prize. Just go to each blog and enter to win. I have some really special things planned to giveaway over the next eleven days!  Ebooks, signed print books, t-shirts, thermal travel mugs, name a character in one of my series OR a one chapter critique, a meal with me and YA author Trisha Leigh at Rt Booklovers Convention for you and a friend, and MY big prize: an annotated, bound manuscript of YOUR book of choice — my own books, of course. 😉  So stop back every day to enter. Enter MY giveaway for today: Signed paperback of Everblue by Brenda Pandos and a Denise Grover Swank logo tote bag A blurb from Everblue: She wanted her life to change… he wanted his to stay the same. Best friends share everything with each other. Or do they? Seventeen-year-old Ashlyn Frances Lanski is tired of her boring, single life. Spending […]
December 12, 2012

Holiday Hullabaloo Day Three

  Today is  day three of the Holiday Hullabaloo!  Fourteen authors are joining together to give away 154 prizes in eleven days– with the final prize of a $200 Amazon of Barnes & Noble gift card on Day Twelve!!! How awesome is THAT???? Every day, each author is giving away a different prize. Just go to each blog and enter to win. I have some really special things planned to giveaway over the next eleven days!  Ebooks, signed print books, t-shirts, thermal travel mugs, name a character in one of my series OR a one chapter critique, a meal with me and YA author Trisha Leigh at Rt Booklovers Convention for you and a friend, and MY big prize: an annotated, bound manuscript of YOUR book of choice — my own books, of course. 😉  So stop back every day to enter. Enter MY giveaway for an eBook of Open Minds by Susan Kaye Quinn and a Denise Grover Swank logo tote bag A blurb for Open Minds: When everyone reads minds, a secret is a dangerous thing to keep. Sixteen-year-old Kira Moore is a zero, someone who can’t read thoughts or be read by others. Zeros are outcasts who can’t […]
December 11, 2012

2013 INDIE ReCon

Thinking about self-publishing? Are you self-published and want to hear tips from authors who have found success in the self-publishing market? Clear your schedule for the first INDIE ReCon February 12-14, 2013! It’s a FREE, online conference inspired by WriterOnCon.  Every hour a different author will be highlighted, eight hours a day for three days. Bob Mayer, Hugh Howley, CJ Lyons, M Leighton, Darcy Chan, Samantha Young–and many more–all experts at what they do, dispensing valuable LIVE and INTERACTIVE information with you! Oh, and I’ll be there too. 🙂 Mark your calender because this is an event you won’t want to miss! Check out the INDIE ReCon website for more details. They have a schedule for the event posted and you can check out the list of over 30 authors participating! Hope to see you there!
December 11, 2012

Holiday Hullabaloo– Day Two

  Today is the second day of the Holiday Hullabaloo!  Fourteen authors are joining together to give away 154 prizes in eleven days– with the final prize of a $200 Amazon of Barnes & Noble gift card on Day Twelve!!! How awesome is THAT???? Every day, each author is giving away a different prize. Just go to each blog and enter to win. I have some really special things planned to giveaway over the next eleven days!  Ebooks, signed print books, t-shirts, thermal travel mugs, name a character in one of my series OR a one chapter critique, a meal with me and YA author Trisha Leigh at Rt Booklovers Convention for you and a friend, and MY big prize: an annotated, bound manuscript of YOUR book of choice — my own books, of course. 😉  So stop back every day to enter. Enter MY giveaway for today: a set  Heather McCorkle’s Channeler Series (eBooks) and Denise Grover Swank logo tote bag. A blurb for Secret of Spruce Knoll, the first book in the series: Following the tragic death of her parents, Eren Donovan moves to Spruce Knoll to live with an aunt she’s never met. Little does Eren know […]
December 10, 2012

Welcome to the Holiday Hullabaloo!!!

  Today is the first day of the Holiday Hullabaloo!  Fourteen authors are joining together to give away 154 prizes in eleven days– with the final prize of a $200 Amazon of Barnes & Noble gift card on Day Twelve!!! How awesome is THAT???? Every day, each author is giving away a different prize. Just go to each blog and enter to win. I have some really special things planned to giveaway over the next eleven days!  Ebooks, signed print books, t-shirts, thermal travel mugs, name a character in one of my series OR a one chapter critique, a meal with me and YA author Trisha Leigh at Rt Booklovers Convention for you and a friend, and MY big prize: an annotated, bound manuscript of YOUR book of choice — my own books, of course. 😉  So stop back every day to enter. Enter MY giveaway for a $5 Amazon or Barnes & Noble gift card below: a Rafflecopter giveaway But be sure to enter the SECOND entry– the Rafflecopter for a $200 Amazon and Barnes & Noble gift certificate. a Rafflecopter giveawayNOW go stop by the other 13 authors websites to enter to win more awesome prizes! Trisha Leigh: […]