I just got notified that I am nominated for GEORGIA AUTHOR OF THE YEAR! Evidently 5 other writers are in the YA category and the formal press release is coming (can't wait to see my competition! *rolls up sleeves*) . Winner isn't announced until June (boo!)
Okay now for MUCH MORE important things.
My lovely friend and awesome blurber for On The Bright Side :), Gretchen McNeil, is doing a Ten Day Countdown to her Cover Reveal. (I can not wait!)
(If you haven't already, be sure to pick up her other book, Possess!)
Now, I read an earlier version of this YA horror book and it is A-MA-ZING! Scary and creepy. She will be the Stephen King of YA!! Mark My Words.
If you don't know about Gretchen, here are a few facts:
- She is sweet as hell. (oops I mean heck.)
- She is even funnier than she is sweet.
- She tells it like it is. I know I can get the truth from her.
- She is loyal which makes her my great friend.
- She can sing her touche off and performs in an LA based circus troupe. (Yes she does it all).
- I would die for her gorgeous red hair.
- And she is a great writer.
You can enter to win a signed and annotated copy of the unbound galley of TEN. A one of a kind prize, out before the ARCs. How awesome is that?
You can start the hunt from the beginning on her blog to collect ALL ten clues for a chance to enter the contest on day of the cover reveal (which is next Friday, February 24.)
And their doom comes swiftly.
It was supposed to be the weekend of their lives – three days on Henry Island at an exclusive house party. Best friends Meg and Minnie each have their own reasons for wanting to be there, both of which involve Kamiak High’s most eligible bachelor, T.J. Fletcher. But what starts out as a fun-filled weekend turns dark and twisted after the discovery of a DVD with a sinister message: Vengeance is mine.
Suddenly, people are dying and the teens are cut off from the outside world. No electricity, no phones, no internet, and a ferry that isn’t scheduled to return for two days. As the deaths become more violent and the teens turn on each other, can Meg find the killer before more people die? Or is the killer closer to her than she could ever imagine?
My Clue is "BEN"
Next in the Countdown is tomorrow with Jen Hayley so you have plenty of time to catch up!