Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Oodles of Contests and a Blogfest

It's contest time again, er, still. :)

1. Elana Johnson is doing a huge SIGNED book giveaway over on her blog to celebrate reaching 700 followers. Contest ends March 14th.

2. Suzette Saxton and Bethany Wiggins are having a Fantabulous Followers Giveaway over on their blog, Shooting Stars, with prizes including a 40-page submission and critique by fabulous agent Suzie Townsend of FinePrintLit! Contest ends March 14th.

3. Chimera Critiques is giving away a $20.00 gift certificate to either Barnes & Nobles or Books-A-Million, winner’s choice. Plus an in-depth critique by all of their staff members on your first Chapter. Contest ends April 10th.

4. Check out Ali Cross's blog for details on how to win an Office Box and a signed copy of WRONG NUMBER by Rachelle J. Christensen. Ali's also running a preliminary contest to win some cool stuff. Be sure to check it out. Both contests end March 15th.

5. Nicole Ducleroir at One Significant Moment at a Time is having her 100+ Significant Followers Giveaway. You could win THE WRITER'S BUMP ANTHOLOGY, VOLUME ONE plus a $25 Barnes and Noble gift card! Enter before March 15th.

6. Tricia J. O'Brien at Tailspinning is giving away a personalized signed copy of MY LIFE WITH THE LINCOLNS by Gayle Brandeis. HURRY! This one ends today at 6 p.m. Pacific Time.

7. Noelle Nolan at Noelle Nolan: A Life Rewritten is holding a contest for a chance to win a $10 Amazon gift card. Contest ends when she reaches 150 followers.

8. Sara at The Babbling Flow of a Fledgling Scribbler is having an awesome giveaway with FIVE fabulous prizes! If you follow because of me, make sure you tell her I sent you. I get more entries. :) Contest ends March 22nd.

9. Guinevere at This is Not My Day Job is having a 101 followers contest. Enter to win two cool books or a Hobo bag. Contest ends March 13th.

10. Guide to Literary Agents is having another Dear Lucky Agent contest. Enter the first 150-200 words of your unpublished, book-length work of urban fantasy or paranormal romance (adult or YA - both accepted) to win a 10 or 20 page crit of your work by the agent judge plus a one-year submission to Contest judged by agent Joanna Stampfel-Volpe. Ends March 14th.

Blogfest: Kelly Lyman at Kelly's Compositions is holding a First Page Blogfest! Blogfest to be held April 2nd. Click over to add your name to the Mr. Linky. :)


11. Lady Glamis at The Innocent Flower is doing a fun giveaway of children's picture book, A NEW JOB FOR DILLY by Rena Jones. Hurry over! Looks like the contest is running for today only.

That's it! I know it's a ton, but lots of fun opportunities out there this week. If you're having a contest and I missed it, let me know and I'll add it to the list.

Good luck everyone!


  1. Wow, how nicely organized! Thanks! I'm also giving away a free book on my blog. A kid's book. :)

  2. Thanks for the links! There are some really great contests going on right now. (I'm going to check out Michelle's, too.)

  3. Oh my goodness, what a feast - where do you find all of this?? Thanks for the heads up - I'm trotting over as I type!

  4. Yummy linky soup! Thank you.

  5. Wow! Thanks for all the links! It must be contest season :)

  6. Julie, it seems like it's been contest season for the past 6 months! People are nuts with this! Of course, I'm taking part. Hah.

  7. Thanks for all the links and contest info!!! I'm off to check them out!


  8. Wow! Lots of contests and fun things going on around the blogosphere. Thanks for sharing the links.

  9. Land love a duck, that's a lot of contests!

  10. So many things going on right now. Thanks for the linkage!

  11. Thanks for all the links! Good luck!

  12. Wow that's a lot of contests. Thanks for the list. I only knew about half of them. :)

  13. Pssst, I have a contest going on over @ my blog, too. It's The Six Word Memoir Contest & the winner gets 1 bag (16 oz) of See's semi-sweet chocolate chips. Contest ends 3/14/10 @ midnight.

    Here's the link: