Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Ellz Newz

YA Corner...
HELP WANTED: Harlequin Teen is looking for girls ages 13 to 17 who live in the USAwho love to read young adult fiction books.  What do you do as a member? You’ll be contacted at least once a month via email with a survey or discussion about books and other topics. You should also know that we created our panel for market research only, which means I’m not going to sell you anything--ever--I’m only interested in getting your honest opinions. 

Visit HarlequinTeenPanel.com to find out more about the Harlequin Teen Panel and how to join.

Local News...
I survived my first summer class with a solid 96.7% (whoopie).  So this week I am playing catch-up on the blog before the next class starts Monday.  Watch for great contests coming up including my participation in Blogmania, my 1 year blogiverary,  and the other book event hosted by Bookworming and Neverending Shelf.  I am also working on some great interviews!  Stay tuned.

Author News...
Chloe Neill is celebrating the launch of the third book in the Chicagoland series, Twice Bitten.  Visit her blog for more information.  Congrats Chloe-Go Team Morgan!   Be sure to check out Chloe's YA Dark Elite Series whose titles include Firespell and Hexbound (coming in 2011)
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Interviews Around the Web...
*Anastasia Hopcus at Black Fingernailed Reviews
*Chloe Neill at The Cozy Reader -G
*Cheryl Snell at Teresa's Reading Corner- G
*Shari Maurer at Ticket To Anywhere
*Jennifer Lynn Barnes at Paperback Dolls
*Holly Cuppola at Lauren's Crammed Bookshelf -G
*Jessica Day George at The Hiding Spot

Contests Around the Web...
*BEA in a BAG contest at Chick Lit Teens One winner will receive 1 book preview, 4 books, 5 bookmarks, a 2k10 t-shirt, and a BEA bag. ends 7/17
*Blogiversary Mega Contest at Red House Books. 4 winners- ends July 31st. 
*Celebration Contest @The Romance Reviews- $50 GC, 10 print books, 10 e-books, ends 8/31
*July Review Book Giveaway @Reading With Tequilia-ends 7/31

New Blog on the Block...
There are so many new and exciting blogs popping up all the time.  I have recently discovered Black Fingernailed reviews.  I have noticed some great interviews and YA content there. 

Happy Reading!


Juju at Tales of Whimsy.com said...

Cool recaps :)

StephTheBookworm said...

I love this!

Carole said...

Thanks for including us in your news! You've got a cool blog. :)

The Romance Reviews

Anonymous said...

Thanks for sharing the links.

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