Category Archives: giveaways

Sherry Thomas Book Celebration and ARC Giveaway (Contest Closed)

Since Sherry Thomas first burst onto the scene in 2008 her reputation has grown as one of the most literate and lush writers of romance. Now, after a wait of two years (during which Sherry switched publishers), readers are about … Continue reading

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Speaking of Audiobooks: Giveaway Plus Author and Narrator Interviews (Giveaway Closed)

When I discovered that Tantor was set to release Jennifer Ashley’s The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie on March 26th, I enthusiastically shared the news far and wide.  Published in 2009, it’s a favorite among romance readers winning Best Romance … Continue reading

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Books with Buzz: Lisa Kleypas Interview and 10-Book Giveaway (Contest Closed)

At long, long last after a draught of one solid year without a book from Lisa Kleypas, her loyal readers catch a break at last when Rainshadow Road is finally released on Tuesday, February 28th.   To celebrate, we’ve got … Continue reading

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Interview and Giveaway with Author Heather Killough-Walden (Giveaway Closed)

Heather Killough-Walden is about to publish her first paperback book, Avenger’s Angel. I’m a fan not only of Heather’s work but of the extraordinary path she forged to get this book published. Several years ago, Heather began publishing for free on several … Continue reading

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Books with Buzz: Connie Brockway Interview and Giveaway (Giveaway Closed)

We’ve been following Connie Brockway’s Adventures in Publishing for some months now and – ta da! – the wait is almost over.  One week from today The Other Guy’s Bride, her eBook of the sequel to As You Desire will … Continue reading

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Speaking of Audiobooks: Anne Flosnik Interview and Six Audiobook Giveaway

Anne Flosnik – in my mind she’s the queen of historical romance audio.  Narrating for romance greats such as Mary Balogh, Elizabeth Hoyt, Julie Garwood, Amanda Quick, Julia London, Catherine Coulter, Elizabeth Lowell, and Jo Beverley (and that’s not all), … Continue reading

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Speaking of Audiobooks: July Releases and Jacquelyn Frank Giveaway (Contest Closed)

As Audiobook Month winds down, Speaking of Audiobooks is featuring its third special event for the month.  We kicked off with our first annual Favorite Romance Audiobooks Poll followed by last week’s special edition of an All Reviews column.  Now … Continue reading

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Books with Buzz: Deanna Raybourn Interview (Contest Closed)

June 21st is the date many readers have been awaiting when The Dark Enquiry, the fifth installment in the adventures of Lady Julia Grey and Nicholas Brisbane, will be released. With just over a week to go, we’re celebrating with … Continue reading

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Books with Buzz: Julia Quinn Interview (Contest Closed)

Update: Due to a miscommunication, the wrong prize was originally listed for this giveaway.  One winner will receive an (early) signed final copy of Just Like Heaven. This is the same book that you would find in stores; however, it will … Continue reading

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Speaking of Audiobooks: Narrator Interview (Giveaway Closed)

As audio enthusiasts we often wonder about routine decisions made by production companies.  How are audiobooks and narrators chosen?  What are the considerations when matching a narrator to a particular book?  Do they take listeners’ requests seriously?  What is a … Continue reading

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