February 14, 2013

Spread the love...17 authors giving it up for FREE! Bookentine's Day Extravaganza! #Giveaway #iHeartBooks

Hello my darlings!
As a THANK YOU to all you lovely readers, I have teamed up with SIXTEEN phenomenal authors to give our books away to THREE lucky winners!

Just enter the Rafflecopter at the end of this post and you're all set! We'll be givin' it up for free from 14 February to 28 February! The winners will be announced on 1 March!

Now, are you ready to check out the pretties AND to read haikus of the books?? Haiku you say? Yes, haiku! (I had such fun asking the authors to write these! bwahaha) Now, are you ready to get your read on?? Of course you are!!! Go on, lust over some gorgeous books...

HAPPY BOOKENTINE'S DAY!!!!






Keeping secrets from a psychic can be murder…
Fave Line: “I think anyone stabbed and set on fire would hold a grudge, Gina.”
Genre: YA Paranormal Romance

She wanted normal
He stood accused of murder
Can she give her heart?

Sara in 3 words: Impulsive. Stubborn. Animated.
Amazon
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Facebook


Who knew kissing a corpse would change everything?
Fave line: I hold on tight, just waiting for life as I know it to disappear.
Genre: YA Paranormal Romance

One magical kiss
Upsets the balance of life
But can love prevail?

Avery in 3 words: Witty. Author. Mother.




She is the only one of her kind. He is her last hope.
Genre: YA Paranormal Romance

A story that spans eternity
A love that's caused wars
Will they survive it this time?

Bella in 3 words: Hopeful. Persistent. Eccentric.
Amazon US
Amazon UK
Twitter
He has the woman of his dreams, but what price will he have to pay to win her heart?
Fave line: “I can swear to you that I would not marry you if I were in Hell and you were my only hope of Heaven.”
Genre: Regency Historical Romance

A sword-wielding rake
Ruins a lady by mistake
Can he win her love?

Jenna in 3 words: Passionate. Loyal. Fun-loving.
Amazon
Barnes & Noble
Blog




Fave line: "Humanity is under attack... under attack by the one who created evil."
Genre: Satanic Horror

A biblical war begins
And a fragile truce tested
Will humanity collapse?

Vince in 3 words: Funny. Moody. Altruistic.
Website




When ad executive Tallia Quinton proposes a fantasy theme park/resort called DraculaVille to the Romanian National Publicity Committee, she has no idea it will unleash a series of events that will threaten her very life, as well as introduce her to her soul-mate, a tortured vampire named Drake.
Fave line: “There’s…I can’t find…” Gerri held up her stethoscope. “He doesn’t have a heartbeat.”
Genre: Paranormal Romance
Lara in 3 words: Creative. Nonconformist. Happy.
Amazon
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Facebook


Reviled and outcast, Keir must master his alien heritage to save the woman he loves.
Fave line: Her smile came like sunrise, golden and warming.
Genre: Science Fiction Romance

A tale of hope born from darkness
Love grown from friendship
But will Keir find redemption?

Pippa in 3 words:Loyal. Passionate. Loony.
Amazon
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Website
Love always prevails—especially one that spans across the ages—and only a fool would attempt to steal it from werewolf Jem Stonehouse, no matter the tricks they may have up their sleeve, because she’ll stop at nothing to take back what she considers hers.
Fave line: “The noses of the pack all turned to me like a Mexican wave at a rock gig.”
Genre: Paranormal Romance

Holloway Pack Males
Coveted by cunning femmes
Jem their only hope

J.A. in 3 words: Chaotic. Disorderly. Random.
Amazon
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Website




Shouldn't all faerytales end with happily-ever-after?
Fave line: “The only thing I want is standing right in front of me.”
Genre: YA Paranormal Romance

Love or Protection?
A life she did not plan for.
Which path will she choose?

Renita in 3 words: Optimistic. Easygoing. Sarcastic.
Amazon
Barnes & Noble
Goodreads


80-year-old Cass inexplicably wakes up in the body of a 17-year-old troubled teen whose enemies are now hers.
Fave line: I feel like a comedian working the wax museum crowd.
Genre: YA Suspense Thriller

Dies then awakens
In the body of a teen
Can this life be saved?

Liza in 3 words: Novelist. Adventurer. Unique.
Amazon
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Blog



To love and protect…across worlds.
Fave line:
“You’re completely impossible.”
“Yes, but I’m your impossible.”
Genre: YA Fantasy Romance

Soul-mates
From a planet with two warring countries
Can they survive temptation?

Joanne in 3 words: I love writing.
Amazon
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Website





Can you give one guy your heart and another your soul?
Fave line: Silence. Not golden.
Genre: YA Paranormal Romance

A story of fate
And magical love gone wrong
Can they survive it?

Karen in 3 words: Determined. Sarcastically-challenged. Random.
Amazon
Barnes & Noble
Twitter


What hope for little Scarlett Watson, when the man hired to find her may be the man who stole her away in the first place?
Fave Line: “I am the Wolf, I am the one who stole Little Red Riding Hood.”
Genre: Mystery/Suspense

Scarlett is missing.
Her fate lies with Doyle. Can the
Monster save the child?

Gareth in 3 words: Supportive. Calm. Creative.
Amazon
Smashwords
Blog

Psychiatrist Josephine Lester attempts to establish her practice in the secluded town of Villa Hollow, only to find her new town redefines normal.
Fave line: “It’s potpourri,” Josie cringed as they ate another piece. They would stop if it was harmful, right.
Genre: Light Paranormal Romance

Sheriff reads her mind
Strange people seek her counsel
Para is normal

Kristine in 3 words: Sweet. Slightly twisted.
Amazon
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Website


Curiosity brings out the Kitty…
Fave line: Mom embraced “hippy” like spandex clung to cottage-cheese thighs.
Genre: YA Paranormal Romance

Curious kitty
Meets blue-eyed hottie panther
Both race for freedom

Laura in 3 words: Persistent. Humorous. Dreamer.
Amazon
Barnes & Noble
Blog

The Empress, all darkness and allure, has betrayed the Emperor, a ruthless warrior.
Fave Line: “Eyes like the soil in the forest, hair the color of the foundation of the Living Tree, skin like watered Black Seed Extract. Frightened of her own shadow yet foolishly audacious at the oddest of times. No woman lives but you, little dark one.”
Genre: Fantasy Romance

Born from betrayal,
The Spirit of Passion reigns.
An Empire loves.

Grayson in 3 words: Perky. Focused. Adventurous.
Amazon
Facebook


Recuperating ballerina Penelope Glazier can enchant the young girls in her Fairy Dreams class, but will her magic work on Carson Langley, the sexy but straight-laced single father of her most talented student?
Fave line: His drowsy voice registered below a whisper, "Where do you hide your wings?”
Genre: Contemporary Romance

Lonely widowed dad
Daughter’s hot ballet teacher
Will he love again?

Lola in 3 words: Quirky. Day-dreamer. Caffeinated.
Amazon
Kobo
Twitter




A big THANK YOU goes to the amazingly talented tech genius, Danielle Fine, for creating the beautiful bookshelves and 3D books!!! Annnd for working her HTML magic so that this post looked gorgeous!!! You so rock!!

Go on, check out more of her stuff! She edits, creates book trailers, book covers and now designs websites! Phew, the lady does it all (here)!!

Thank you, Dani!!! 

THANK YOU to all the authors who made this post possible!!! Y'all are so the stuff of awesome!!! I've read many of your works and have LOVED them! I can't wait to read more, and I'm so thrilled to be able to share them with the lucky winners!! Keep writing and being amazing!!

Thank you, Authors!!!


21 comments:

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    1. Thanks, Kat! Happy Bookentine's Day!! :)

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  2. Great books!
    Happy Valentine's DaY!

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    1. I wish I could enter!! Thanks for stopping by D'Ann! Happy Valentine's Day!

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  3. Huge thanks to you, Karen, for organising such a fabulous giveaway. The post looks spectacular, and the choice of books in the giveaway even more so. I love that Protector's there among so many talented authors. *waving from New Zealand*

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    1. Thanks so much, Joanne! All of you have been so kind and generous to me. It was my pleasure to host y'all. I think the post looks spectacular too! Dani did such a fabulous job on it! I'm so glad Protector is part of the Giveaway as well! *waving from the US*

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  4. Karen - you rock and so does Bookentines. It might be my new favorite holiday :) My TBR list grows and grows. Since I read anything and everything I love the diverse group you put together.

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    1. Aww, thanks Lola! Bookentines is officially my fave holiday as well! :D I'm so happy to have all of y'all together on one post! My TBR list continues to grow too! :)

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  5. Nice giveaway! It gives me a chance to meet new authors and their books!

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    1. Thanks so much, Nicole! So glad you dropped by and entered! Good luck! :D

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  6. I'm honored to be among such fine authors. Thank you for the invite. Liza O'Connor, author of Saving Casey. (The scary girl with tattoos.)

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    1. My pleasure, Liza! Thank you so much for participating! I'm looking forward to reading Saving Casey! :D

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  7. Oh my goodness, these books are amazeballs! I have read a few of them and they are awesome! Thanks for the fun giveaway and having such a phenomenal group of authors all in one place!!!

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    1. Hi Shannon! Wow, 'amazeballs' is my new fave word!! Definitely my pleasure to have all these talented authors here! Thanks so much for saying that and for stopping by! :D

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  8. Thanks Karen! The Bookshelf looks awesome!

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    1. Thanks so much, Vince! They do, don't they! Dani is sooooo talented! I wish I could create and design like that! :D

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  9. Toooo many books to chose from - my brain is going to break.

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  10. What a great giveaway!! The bookshelf looks amazing. Thanks for the chance to win some awesomeness.

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    1. They do look amazing! So happy with Dani's work, such a talent! My pleasure! Good luck and thank you for stopping by!! :D

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  11. Winners to be announced tomorrow: Saturday, 2 March!! Thank you for entering!!

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