Sunday, November 29, 2009

Coming Soon: The SFR Holiday Blitz!

All aboard, folks! We have a BIG announcement! Starting Sunday, December 6, the science fiction romance community is launching the SFR Holiday Blitz.

Here’s the scoop: 12 bloggers have teamed up with 17 authors for your chance to win over 30 science fiction romance books. Whether you’re new to the genre, or a fan looking to add to her collection, this event is for you. Help spread the word!

Visitors to participating blogs can enter for a free chance to win a variety of science fiction romance books. Mark your calendars: The contest will be open from December 6 until midnight on Friday, December 11, 2009. The participating blogs will have a post title including the phrase “SFR Holiday Blitz” and that’s where you can comment for a chance to win.

Check out this Listmania of the majority of the books. Thanks to author Rowena Cherry for compiling it as well as the super slide show below:

To further help celebrate the event, blogger Lisa Paitz Spindler, author Ella Drake, and blogger Doug “SciFi Guy” Knipe and I will join Rowena Cherry on December 1, 2009, for her Crazy Tuesday podcast show. Join us for the live chat!

Now I’d like to unveil the participating bloggers:

The Galaxy Express
Spacefreighters Lounge
Lisa Paitz Spindler
Enduring Romance
Alien Romances
Take It To The Stars
Dirty Sexy Books
Love Romance Passion
Ella Drake
Queen of the Frozen North
Flying Whale Productions

And here’s a list of authors who have donated books for the event:

Ann Aguirre
Katherine Allred
Margaret L. Carter
Rowena Cherry
Ella Drake
Jess Granger
Susan Grant
Nathalie Gray
Leanna Renee Hieber
Claire Delacroix
Barbara Elsborg
Susan Kearney
Jacqueline Lichtenberg
Karin Shah
Linnea Sinclair
Susan Sizemore
Ann Somerville

Thanks in advance to everyone who contributed to this endeavor. Your generosity of time, support, and book donations are all deeply appreciated.

As for the rest of you, join us at all the aforementioned blogs. Remember, the event kicks off starting December 6...and happy hunting!

Joyfully yours,