Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Happy Almost Release Days! (Contests)

Next month, two fabulous authors debut their two fabulous novels! To celebrate, each has contests of epic proportions going on.

Brightly Woven by Alexandra Bracken.

When Wayland North brings rain to a region that's been dry for over ten years, he's promised anything he'd like as a reward. He chooses the village elder's daughter, sixteen-year-old Sydelle Mirabel, who is a skilled weaver and has an unusual knack for repairing his magical cloaks. Though Sydelle has dreamt of escaping her home, she's hurt that her parents relinquish her so freely and finds herself awed and afraid of the slightly ragtag wizard who is unlike any of the men of magic in the tales she's heard. Still, she is drawn to this mysterious man who is fiercely protective of her and so reluctant to share his own past.

The pair rushes toward the capital, intent to stop an imminent war ... (Read more here)

To enter Alexandra's amazing contest which prizes include finished copies of Brightly Woven, bookmarks, giftcards & other awesome Egmont ARCs, click here.

Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins.

Three years ago, Sophie Mercer discovered that she was a witch. It's gotten her into a few scrapes. Her non-gifted mother has been as supportive as possible, consulting Sophie's estranged father--an elusive European warlock--only when necessary. But when Sophie attracts too much human attention for a prom-night spell gone horribly wrong, it's her dad who decides her punishment: exile to Hex Hall, an isolated reform school for wayward Prodigium, a.k.a. witches, faeries, and shapeshifters.

By the end of her first day among fellow freak-teens, Sophie has quite a scorecard ... (Read more here)

To enter Rachel's awesome contest which includes a finished copy of Hex Hall, t-shirts and a giftcard, click here.


  1. Awesome stuff :) Hex Hall was amazing, and I cant wait to read Brightly Woven it looks really good as well! :)

  2. I am looking forward to both of these! I really can't wait :)

  3. I can't wait for Hex Hall to come out... :)

    I have some awards for you. http://lostforwords-corrine.blogspot.com/2010/02/my-first-awards.html :)

  4. I've been counting the days to both of these!