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Saturday, August 18, 2012

Debut Authorpalooza Winners Part One

Debut Authorpalooza was a two week event celebrating some of my favorite debuts from the last eighteen months. I posted guest posts from all the authors about their experience writing their second books and included an excerpt from their work in progress. All the authors chipped in books to giveaway, including a massive grand prize giveaway. Thanks to the god of random draw, one gentleman won twice. Since I didn't prohibit it in the rules... well... lucky guy!

Here are the winners from the first week of authors!

Prince of Thorns by Mark Lawrence



Brandon Z., Williamsport, PA
Ally R., Australia


God's War and Infidel by Kameron Hurley



Mark S., Bloomington, Indiana
Paul W., Roseville, Minnesota


Songs of the Earth by Elspeth Cooper



Brandon Z., Williamsport, PA
Elton P., Canton, Georgia


The Whitefire Crossing and The Tainted City by Courtney Schafer



Chris H., Apple Valley, Minnesota
Mikael S., Sweden
Rebekah K., Morrisville, North Carolina


Of Blood and Honey by Stina Leicht




Scott C., Canada
Josh M., Perry, Utah


Check back tomorrow for the second half of the winners!

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4 Comments:

At August 18, 2012 at 12:03 PM , Blogger Antonakis said...

Noooo my name is not here! :(
Ah well, I think the 2nd half of the books contains the ones I want even more so I'll keep my hopes high! I'm sure I will be luckier tomorrow!
Congratulations to all the winners, happy reading and lots of thanks to Justin and the authors!!!

 
At August 18, 2012 at 2:48 PM , Blogger Paul Weimer said...

Congratulations to all the winners, and thank you, Justin, for doing this!

 
At August 18, 2012 at 2:56 PM , Blogger BigZ7337 said...

Wow, I never win anything, that's awesome! :) I actually just bought King of Thorns after reading your review, I wonder if I should read the first book again, or just give it a special place on my shelf. Also, I was going to read the sample of Songs of Earth after I finish the book I'm reading. My last two books I bought and read were found from this list of ten great authors (Courtney Schafer & Mazarkis Williams), so now I'm really looking forward to a signed copy of Songs of Earth.

Thanks again for running this authorpalooza (and thanks to the random number generator gods),
Brandon Z

 
At August 22, 2012 at 3:35 AM , Blogger Manuel said...

Congrats to the winners and mad props to Brandon Z., Williamsport, PA for winning twice in a totally random draw! Way to beat the odds dude! :D

 

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