Monday, June 28, 2010

the giveaway winner! oh, yeah, and an announcement

two announcements today:

FIRST: the book giveaway winner!!!! (because i know that's why you're really reading this!!!)

chosen in a completely RANDOM drawing (video is BELOW if you want verification), this person gets his/her choice of one fantasy friday feature.

so. without (much) further ado.

the winner of the fantasy book giveaway is: Molly!

CONGRATS, Molly!!! contact me at to tell me the book of your choice and the address where you want it mailed!

ALSO, if you did not win, DON'T DESPAIR! i will be hosting another contest from July 25th to August 5th.

here's how the contest will work:

i will choose 2 winners this time (yay!) who will each win 1 package:


1. A pre-ordered copy of one eligible book (see list below)

2. A box set of Shannon Hale's Goose Girl series

3. A surprise


1. A pre-ordered copy of one eligible book

2. A box set of Cinda Williams Chima's The Heir Chronicles

*eligible books for pre-order:

Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

Beautiful Darkness by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl

Radiance by Alison Noel

Matched by Ally Condie

by Maggie Stiefvater

(also, if there is another book you would like me to consider adding to the pre-order list, feel free to mention it in the comment section below!)

so, once again, the contest will be held in August! requirements to enter will be posted then.


i know, very sophisticated stuff, right? (my sister says she might write a program to pick the winners for the August contest, though! that would be much cooler!!)


  1. Congratulations to the winners!

    And oh, the upcoming contest is to-die-for. I'm looking forward to it. :)

  2. thanks, Sandy! i hope you'll participate--i'm really excited about it, too!

  3. OHMIGOSH THIS MAKES MY DAY!!! yay yay yay. I totally want to enter your next contest, too!!!!! But is that against the rules?? I understand if it is...but those are awesome prizes. AND I LOVE BOOKS!!

    You're the best.

    And I love the video.

  4. lol, it isn't against the rules to enter the next contest! and congrats!! and thanks!! : )


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