December 28th, 2011

October-December Debut Giveaway

[If you're interested in an international giveaway of a paperback or e-book copy of My Very UnFairy Tale Life, swing by I Am A Reader, Not A Writerwhere I talk about what inspired me to become a writer.]

The year is almost over, and it's time to do one more giveawaycelebrating newly-released novels by my fellowElevensies (i.e. 2011 debut authors).The winner of the giveaway will get to chooseoneof the Elevensie books released in October, November, or December of this year (listed below). More details on how to enter are at the end of this post.

October Releases

MERCY LILY by Lisa Albert

Dealing with the concepts of quality of life, natural death, and euthanasia are all part of being a veterinary assistant, but when Lilys duties of caring for animals and being her moms caretaker become blurred, shes faced with the hardest decision of her lifeand her mothers.


How did an exiled girl named Morgan le Fay become the most powerful witch of her generation?


A cyber-Victorian/steampunk romance with zombies.

AUDITION byStasia Kehoe

What price would you pay to reach your dreams?

VIRTUOSITY byJessica Martinez Carmen, a 17-year-old violin prodigy, falls for her biggest rival just two weeks before the biggest competition of her career.

November Releases

DON'T EXPECT MAGIC byKathy McCullough

A reluctant fairy godmother discovers that it takes more than magic to make wishes come true.

FETCHING byKiera Stewart

A crew of middle school nobodies secretly use dog training techniques on their classmates to go from eighth-grade underdogs to leaders of the pack, only to discover being top dog isn't all they expected it to be.

December Releases

FLYAWAY byHelen Landalf

Fifteen-year-old Stevie suspects her mom, who works as a stripper in downtown Seattle, may be doing crystal meth.

To enter this giveaway: Just leave a comment and tell me: Which 2012 releases are you looking forward to? For extra entries: -Be a follower of this site. (Not a follower? Just click Join this site.) [+1 entry] -Link to this contest on Twitter, Facebook, etc. [+1 entry per each link] Please make sure to list your extra entries in the comments. The contest isopen internationally(anywhere Book Depository delivers) andwill end on January 16th at midnight EST. Good luck and happy reading!