Monday, June 20, 2011

THE WINNER IS... and Book Giveaway!

Hi folks-
I have been delayed in announcing the winner of my giveaway, inspired by weekend of awesome, for the book: Writing Great Books for Young Adults.

I've had strep throat (ugh), but don't worry- I'll be sending the winner a new copy, so you won't catch my cooties. 

Drum roll please... and the winner is:

KT

So, CONGRATS KT- shoot an email to insectwriter(at)gmail(dot)com and I will send you the book!!!


Then enter my contest to win Brendan Halpin's The Half-Life of Planets!

OPEN INTERNATIONALLY!!!!!!!







As a follow-up to Weekend of Awesome I wanted to give away another book! 

One of the coolest parts of Weekend of Awesome was getting a chance to skype with the charming Brendan Halpin, the prolific author of :

Donorboy, 
Losing my Faculties: A teacher's story, 
Forever Changes, 
Dear Catastrophe Waitress, 
It takes a Worried Man, 
Shutout, 
The Half Life of Planets (with Emily Franklin), 
I Can See Clearly Now, 
How Ya Like Me Now, and 
Long Way Back

Feeling like you're not producing enough now? I sure am. 

I am currently reading The Half-Life of Planets, and would like to share this lovely book with one of YOU. This contest is open internationally. 

All you need to do is post a comment here, and you'll be entered to win the contest. 

Check out Brendan's website here








13 comments:

  1. I read Jenna and Jonah's Fauxmance and really enjoyed that book. So cool that you got to Skype with him. Glad to hear you had a fun Weekend of Awesome.

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  2. I'm entering this contest. Yep, I am.

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  3. love Brendan Halpin and i have this one on my must-read list :)

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  4. that J is for Juliet Farmer, btw ;)

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  5. Yuck to strep throat! I think that is the worst feeling in the world :( Hope you are feeling much better.

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  6. Hope the awesomeness of your weekend spills over into the rest of your week :-)

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  7. Woo! Thanks so much, KO! I hope you feel better :) I'll be emailing you shortly!

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  8. Ohh this book looks good (and I love International contests!)! I hope you are feeling better soon!

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  9. Okay, taking your advice and totally entering. I wants this book :)

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  10. This book looks interesting. I'd love to win a copy.

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  11. This book looks interesting. I'd love to win a copy.

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  12. Totally entering! I'd love to read it.

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  13. Asperger's and similar run in my family, I'd love to see how the authors handle it

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