Thursday, July 1, 2010

RITA Nominees Giveaway! 6 Books and 3 Winners!


Before I get to the giveaway part of the post let me tell tou what the RITA awards are! This info comes from the RWA site here.
The purpose of the RITA® contest is to promote excellence in the romancegenre by recognizing outstanding published romance novels and novellas.
The award itself is a golden statuette named after RWA's first president, Rita Clay Estrada, and has become the symbol for excellence in published romance fiction
Thanks to Anna @ The Hachette Book Group I'm able to offer up 3 SETS of 6 BOOKS!
You can see the books picture above but here's a list also:

ONE SCREAM AWAY
By Kate Brady
Best First Book & Romantic Suspense Categories
Mass Market, ISBN 9780446541527, US$6.99 /CAN$8.50

FOR THE LOVE OF PETE
By Julia Harper
Contemporary Single Title Romance Category
Mass Market, ISBN 9780446619189, US$6.99 /CAN$8.50

TO BEGUILE A BEAST
By Elizabeth Hoyt
Historical Romance Category
Mass Market, ISBN 9780446406932, US$6.99 /CAN$8.50

KNIGHT OF PLEASURE
By Margaret Mallory
Historical Romance Category
Mass Market, ISBN 9780446553384, US$6.99 /CAN$8.50

MY FORBIDDEN DESIRE
By Carolyn Jewel
Paranormal Romance Category
Mass Market, ISBN 9780446178242, US$6.99 /CAN$8.50

KILL FOR ME
By Karen Rose
Romantic Suspense
Mass Market, ISBN 9780446616935, US$6.99 /CAN$8.50
So....do you want to enter? Sure you do!
Here's what you have to do:
-Leave a comment telling me your favorite romance title you've read this year (any genre) and leave your email so I can contact you if you win.
Extra entries are available:
(+1 for each, all are optional let me know if you already follow)
-Spread the word, tweet it, post it on your sidebar, anything...just leave a link
-Follow one of my other blogs:
and/or
Here are the usual rules:
-Only residents of the U.S. or Canada are eligible to win
-No P.O. Boxes, please.
-Giveaway ends July 28th!

65 comments:

  1. My favorite romance was RAMPANT by Saskia Walker. Set in magical Scotland. Very steamy! (Good for your 18+ blog!)

    I tweeted: http://twitter.com/bookofsecrets/status/17488590912
    I follow: The 18+ Book Reviews
    I follow on Twitter: @bookofsecrets

    Diana
    bookofsecrets(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  2. Thanks for the awesome giveaway!! My fav romance this year was Dear John by Nicholas Sparks.

    lizzi0915 at aol dot com

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  3. My favorite was Spider's Bite by Jennifer Estep! tWarner419@aol.com

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  4. My favorite was ten things I love about you by julia quinn.
    twoofakind12@yahoo.com

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  5. I follower 18+ book reviews.
    debbie
    twoofakind12@yahoo.com

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  6. I am going to toss my name in the hat please!
    I am a follower!
    My fave title so far has been Sugar Rush by Lissa Matthews.
    alliwantandmorebooks@gmail.com

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  7. I just finished The Second Silence by Eileen Goudge.

    I follow you on GFC

    meredithfl at gmail dot com

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  8. My favorite romance I read this year is Edge of Dawn by Patti O'Shea. I'm reading Ten Things I Love About You by Julia Quinn right now, and it is going to be next on the list as far as favorites go.

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  9. My favorite is Knight of Passion by Margaret Mallory.
    I follow in GFC

    I follow on twitter @throuthehaze

    throuthehaze at gmail dot com

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  10. I read both of Donna Grants books Dangerous and Forbidden Highlander. They were fantastic!

    I follow on twitter @intensewhisper

    robin [at] intensewhisper [dot] com

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  11. My favorite book, so far, this year is Pleasure of a Dark Prince by Cole.
    I'm a follower of all your blogs.
    I'm a twitter follower. @mbreakfield
    I tweeted. http://twitter.com/mbreakfield/status/17703572915
    marlenebreakfield(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  12. Thanks so much for stopping in to enter everyone and thanks somuch for sharing your favorite romances...more books for me to add to my TBR list LOL!

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  13. Thanks for the chance!!

    One of my favorites so far was Savor the Moment by Nora Roberts.

    I am a already a follower.

    linked - http://donnasbloghome.blogspot.com/2010/07/contest-links-for-74.html
    sidebar - http://donnasbloghome.blogspot.com/
    http://twitter.com/DonnaS1/statuses/17767159297

    twitter follower

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  14. I read Love in Hershey, Pa. and enjoyed it very much.
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  15. My favorite romance so far this year was A Touch of Scandal Giveaway by Jennifer Haymore.

    Extra entries:
    I follow GFC - The Cajun Book Lady
    I follow GFC - Cajun Mom's Home and Family
    I follow GFC - The 18+ Book Reviews

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  16. One of my favorites would have to be Knight of Passion by Margaret Mallory and another would be Dangerous Desires by Dee Davis which I just read. Thanks for the entry.

    dkay401@gmail.com

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  17. I am a follower of this blog. Thanks for the extra entry.

    dkay401@gmail.com

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  18. I am a follower of Cajun mom's home and family.
    Thanks for the extra entry.

    dkay401@gmail.com

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  19. My favorite romance mystery novel for this year is Blue Smoke by Nora Roberts. Thanks you so much for hosting this giveaway.

    steven(dot)capell(at)gmail(dot)com

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  20. A favourite of mine is A Lady Like Sarah, by
    Margaret Brownley.
    I would love to win this book giveaway.

    cenya2 at hotmail dot com

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  21. I follow Cajun Mom by google reader.

    cenya2 at hotmail dot com

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  22. Still the One by Robin Wells

    kzupancic[at]yahoo[dot]com

    I follow on Twitter (KarenZupancic)

    Tweeted:
    http://twitter.com/KarenZupancic/status/18086081533

    Blog sidebar:
    http://kzupancic.blogspot.com

    I follow via GFC:
    Cajun Book Lady
    Cajun Mom's Home and Family
    The 18+ Book Reviews

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  23. I just reread For the Roses by Julie Garwood. It's one of my all time favorites. :)

    Emily D.
    ebdye1(at)gmail

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  24. Black Smoke - I loved that book it was a paranormal romance and just well worth the read.


    happymomof5(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  25. I am a new follower....

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  26. One of my fav's this year is Married by morning by lisa kleypas
    tbarrettno1 at gmail dot com

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  27. tweeted
    http://twitter.com/ChelleB36/status/18600502046
    tbarrettno1 at gmail dot com

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  28. google follower
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  29. gfc follower of other blog cajuns mom home and family blogspot
    tbarrettno1 at gmail dot com

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  30. shared/posted on fb (michelle b)
    http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000585237064&v=wall&story_fbid=140750095951668
    tbarrettno1 at gmail dot com

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  31. google follower of +18 over reviews blog
    tbarrettno1 at gmail dot com

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  32. twitter follower (chelleb36)
    tbarrettno1 at gmail dot com

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  33. My favorite summer romance so far is The Mountain Between Us.


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  34. I follow this blog - GFC.


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  35. I'm now also following Cajun Mom's Home and Family.


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  36. Hey
    I realy liked Nora Roberts "Bride Quartet" the first book is Vision in White


    doughboygirl@hotmail.com

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  37. My favorite book that I have read this year. That is really hard because there have been some really great ones. I just finished Pamela Palmer's Feral Warriors and really loved them.

    jellybelly82158 at gmail dot com

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  38. I follow you on Google Friends Connect

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  39. I follow you on Twitter @jellybelly82158

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  40. Shared on Twitter
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  41. Thanks for the giveaway! I'm a GFC follower of this blog.

    +2, I follow both of your other blogs with this same name.

    Thanks!
    buxomharlot at gmail dot com

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  42. Sorry, I forgot to mention my favorite read of this year. It's an old one called 'Stormfire.'

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  43. My favorite read this summer is light hearted comedy for tweeners called Karma Bites. I didn't have to think while I read it it just was and I enjoyed the break. I'm trying to put your buttons on my sidebar, but the html is not working. I'll try again to morrow. I let you know when I do and give you the link to my twitter. thanks, Heather

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  44. My favourite this year so far is Master of Desire by Kinley MacGregor.

    cwilliams127 at gmail dot com

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  45. Tweet: http://twitter.com/cityslicker127/status/19377598869

    cwilliams127 at gmail dot com

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  46. I'm following you on twitter. (cityslicker127)

    cwilliams127 at gmail dot com

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  47. It's hard to pick a favorite - I've read many good ones this year. I really liked Ten Things I Love About You by Julia Quinn. I just finished reading Still The One by Robin Wells and I liked it equally as well.
    Thanks for the giveaway!
    blondie_31971(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  48. I follow The Cajun Book Lady via GFC (Carole Spring)
    blondie_31971(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  49. Tweet: http://twitter.com/cspring31971/status/19397836386
    blondie_31971(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  50. I just finished Nora Roberts' "The MacGregor Grooms". I really enjoyed it.

    Thanks so much for the generous giveaway.

    Jules
    onebookshy (at) yahoo dot com

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  51. I'm following you on twitter
    @mooncatfarms

    Thanks!
    onebookshy (at) yahoo dot com

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  52. Shackles of Honor by Marcia McClure :)
    I'm a follower

    msdarcy22@aol.com

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  53. Lynn Kurland's Stardust of Yesterday. Her books are swoonworthy...

    bchild5@aol.com

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  54. I'm a GFC follower. Thanks.

    Jules
    onebookshy (at) yahoo dot com

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  55. I'm also following your 18+ Book Reviews.

    Jules
    onebookshy (at) yahoo dot com

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  56. Oh that is a tuffy! I've read way over a 100 books lol. Sins of the Heart by Ever Silver& Rushed to the Alter by Jane Feather are some realyl good ones I've read recently.


    gfc follower (pams00)

    Cajun Mom's Home and Family gfc follower (pams00)

    The 18+ Book Reviews gfc follower (pams00)


    twitter follower (pams00)

    tweeted:
    http://twitter.com/pams00/status/19457802799



    Pam S
    pams00@aol.com

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  57. Knight of Passion!
    Luvdaylilies at bellsouth dot net

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  58. Yes Ma'am I'm a follower via Google Friend~Luvdaylilies
    Luvdaylilies at bellsouth dot net

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  59. My fav romance from this summer was Shackles of Honor

    majik.of.mystee (at) gmail.com

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  60. I follow via twitter

    majik.of.mystee (at) gmail.com

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  61. I follow on cajun mom

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  62. I follow on 18+

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  63. Great giveaway. I am a follower. Please enter me in contest. The Twilight series was my favorite romantic series. Tore923@aol.com

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