Tag: giveaway

Witch Week 2015 Giveaway

Posted November 1, 2015 by Lory in giveaways / 30 Comments
Witch Week 2015 Giveaway

This post is part of Witch Week, an annual celebration of fantasy books and authors. This year’s theme is New Tales from Old, focusing on fiction based in fairy tale, folklore, and myth. For more about Witch Week, see the Master Post. Welcome, Witch Week participants! I’m SO thrilled to have two wonderful books to […]

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September Wrap-Up Round-Up Giveaway

Posted October 6, 2015 by Lory in giveaways / 28 Comments
September Wrap-Up Round-Up Giveaway

Welcome to the September Wrap-Up Round-Up Giveaway! If you haven’t already, go visit the monthly wrap-up post linkup hosted by Feed Your Fiction Addiction, and then come back here for a chance to win some of my favorite accessories that keep your books “wrapped up” in style. The picture below will show you what I […]

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Armchair BEA 2015: Giveaway Day

Posted May 30, 2015 by Lory in giveaways / 6 Comments
Armchair BEA 2015: Giveaway Day

It’s the day everyone’s been waiting for, Armchair BEA giveaway day! In the wake of my recent Elizabeth Goudge Reading Week, I have an extra copy of The Dean’s Watch to give away. Thanks are due to Hendrickson Publishers, which is bringing many of this wonderful British author’s books back into print. If you like […]

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Elizabeth Goudge Reading Week: A Visit to Torminster (with Giveaway!)

Posted April 26, 2015 by Lory in giveaways / 19 Comments
Elizabeth Goudge Reading Week: A Visit to Torminster (with Giveaway!)

One of my favorite fictional places to visit is Torminster, Elizabeth Goudge’s version of her birthplace, Wells in Somerset. It’s like Barchester without the cynicism, or Cranford with a poetic and mystical touch. Centered around the Close that surrounds its beautiful cathedral, populated by an enchanting set of characters young and old, saintly and not-so, […]

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Literary Blog Hop Giveaway: The Dean’s Watch

Posted April 3, 2015 by Lory in giveaways / 31 Comments
Literary Blog Hop Giveaway: The Dean’s Watch

  It’s time for the Literary Blog Hop Giveaway, hosted this month by My Book Self! It’s always such a pleasure to see the wonderful and generous offerings on everyone’s blogs. This time, in anticipation of the upcoming Elizabeth Goudge Reading Week, I’m excited to be able to offer a brand-new copy of The Dean’s […]

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Witch Week Summary, Giveaway Winner, and 2015 Preview

Posted November 6, 2014 by Lory in events / 3 Comments
Witch Week Summary, Giveaway Winner, and 2015 Preview

It’s the final day of Witch Week at the Emerald City Book Review, and I’d like to say a giant THANK YOU to everyone who participated, first and foremost our five guest bloggers: Ana, Kristen, Jenny, Cheryl, and Chris. Your contributions were a daily joy! For easy reference, here they are again: Ana on Fire […]

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Witch Week/Literary Blog Hop Giveaway

Posted November 1, 2014 by Lory in giveaways / 10 Comments
Witch Week/Literary Blog Hop Giveaway

At long last, it’s time for the Witch Week giveaway! (See the master post for more about Witch Week.) Enter here to win three fabulous prizes: a $10 gift certificate from Powell’s City of Books, which you can use to order any of their thousands of items. Browse one of my bookshelves (see links in […]

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Witch Week 2014: Preview and Master Post

Posted October 30, 2014 by Lory in events / 10 Comments
Witch Week 2014: Preview and Master Post

  …Witch Week, when there is so much magic around in the world that all sorts of peculiar things happen… — Witch Week by Diana Wynne Jones Welcome to Witch Week at the Emerald City Book Review, where for the first time I’m hosting what I hope will become an annual event celebrating our favorite […]

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Giveaway Day: Armchair BEA Day Four

Posted May 29, 2014 by Lory in giveaways / 20 Comments
Giveaway Day: Armchair BEA Day Four

Today is Giveaway Day at Armchair BEA, that wonderful virtual conference for bloggers who can’t attend the live-action Book Expo America in NYC. I’m giving this topic a somewhat personal spin: as I mentioned in my introduction post, one of my jobs is working as Managing Editor for the Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North […]

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