We’re Hopping between Oct. 27 – Oct. 31, 2014 Over 50 participating bloggers LOTS of prizes will be given away including the grand prize of a $100 Amazon or B&N gift card! Halloween has long been one of my favorite holidays. There’s candy and costumes involved. What’s not to like? After many Halloweens (no, I’m not going to tell you how many), it occurred … Read More Halloween Life Lessons (Blog Hop + Giveaways)
There is a giveaway raffle involved – see the bottom of the post for details! ***** Frakenstein’s monster, of all the Halloween-related monsters, is perhaps my favorite. Sounds crazy, right? Vampires, werewolves, ghosts, and now even zombies have become sexy. These days they are written into paranormal romance novels and movies as the romantic heroes. But not Frankenstein’s monster. Poor guy. And I have … Read More Halloween Monsters: Frankenstein’s Monster
There is a giveaway raffle involved – see the bottom of the post for details! ***** For years I’ve had these two tiny cauldrons made to look like carved pumpkins. This year I found some batter-powered tea-lights to put in them, and both my kids immediately knew what to do. When they get up at night, they use them like a lantern. Pretty cute. … Read More Halloween Traditions: Jack-o-Lanterns
To celebrate the completion of the Svatura series, the release of the Svatura box set, and the 2-year anniversary of Blue Violet, I’m giving away 3 print copies of Black Orchid – the fourth and final book of the Svatura series – on Goodreads! Goodreads Book Giveaway Black Orchid by Abigail Owen Giveaway ends August 19, 2014. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter to win All flowers … Read More Black Orchid – Goodreads Giveaway!
UPDATE: Congrats to Elizabeth, the winner of the giveaway drawing. Also – the blurb that won the vote was option #3! Thanks for helping me pick! **** Time to finalize the blurb for Andromeda’s Fall. Let’s make this fun and do a giveaway with it. How to Play: Please read the three options below and vote on your favorite and/or leave a comment. Rules: … Read More Andromeda’s Fall Blurb Vote & Giveaway
UPDATE 3/1/14: Congrats to the Grand Prize Winner Angela!!! And Congrats to the Runners Up: Helen, Maria, Melissa, Lesley, & Tilly!!! Thank you to everyone who participated. I hope you had as much fun as I did. 🙂 ***** Andromeda’s Fall – the first book of the Svatura series – will be out on Amazon Kindle on February 25th! I am so excited that … Read More Month of Andromeda’s Fall Giveaway Extravaganza
Time for a Giveaway! Andromeda’s Fall – the first book of the Shadowcat Nation series – will be out at the end of February. To celebrate, I’m giving away a goodie pack that has a kindle copy of several of my favorite series’s first books. It also includes a kindle copy of Here, Kitty Kitty – which includes my short story – Hannah’s Fate … Read More January 2014 Goodie Pack: 1st Books of Fav Series
I’ll admit that I’ve been struggling with the topic of author swag because I wasn’t yet ready to spend money on Abigail Owen branded items (and by that I mean on creating the brand first and then buying the items). I took a shot at creating an author logo myself, but decided to wait a bit and get a professional on the job. When … Read More Finding the Right Swag
First, a huge THANK YOU to everyone who participated in the “Month of Crimson Dahlia Giveaway”. Crimson Dahlia – the 3rd book of the Svatura series – is now available on Amazon and out-selling my expectations. Your help to get the word out is a very big reason for that. I also enjoyed all the interactions and responses to my various individual games and … Read More Month of Crimson Dahlia Giveaway – Winners!
Crimson Dahlia – the third book of the Svatura series – is on track to be released at the end of this month! I am so excited that I am declaring August 2013 the month of fun contests and free giveaways leading up to the release of Crimson Dahlia! I will have regular small contests and giveaways throughout the month and then one big Giveaway … Read More Month of Crimson Dahlia – Giveaway Package