Tag: contests

Defy the Dark Contest

Posted August 5, 2012 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 13 Comments
Defy the Dark Contest

This is a great short story contest happening on Figment. Here are the rules and prompt from thier site. What happens in the dark? Why are things different at night? Maybe it’s magic, or madness or both. A new anthology coming Summer 2013 from HarperTeen, Defy the Dark explores those questions and invites you to […]

Blogs to follow

Posted October 28, 2011 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 1753 Comments

There are so many wonderful blogs out there, it’s hard to figure out which ones you should be following constantly. For the sake of space, I’ve listed a few essentials. Since I write YA, you’ll see a theme, but overall these are gems and if you already follow all of these, well, great minds think […]


Posted September 30, 2011 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 15 Comments

It’s official. My blog is over a year old. This time last year, I had no clue what a blog was. My first post was Oh-My-Darling-Alistair and it had one page view which was probably me…lol I’ve been thinking about what to give away and deciding on THE IRON KNIGHT by Julie Kagawa. It doesn’t come out on until October […]

Summer Giveaway Hop WINNERS!!!

Posted August 10, 2011 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 1 Comment

Can you believe we are in AUGUST?? Pretty soon we’ll be chowing on turkey and then all panicking over Christmas shopping. My internet has been down for a few days and I feel so disconnected from social media. It’s a strange yet relaxing feeling. Anywho…who’s ready for winners! drumroll…… Kiery Juana Esparza Gloria Schumann GRATS!!!! I’ll be sending you three e-mails […]

Auntie B’s Book Club Con..

Posted July 17, 2011 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 8 Comments

Brenda Drake is having another awesome contest and the judges are four teens. How cool is that! I’m pretty excited about having my target audience checking out my material. I just had a teen finish reading my ms and she loved it, such a good feeling. Anyway, rules for this one are simple. On July 17th, […]

Spread The Love Contest: The S..

Posted July 15, 2011 by elizatilton in Uncategorized / 1 Comment
Spread The Love Contest: The Sky is Everywhere

I just finished THE SKY IS EVERYWHERE by Jandy Nelson. It was poetic, romantic and full of raw emotion. Here’s the blurb: Seventeen-year-old Lennie Walker, bookworm and band geek, plays second clarinet and spends her time tucked safely and happily in the shadow of her fiery older sister, Bailey. But when Bailey dies abruptly, Lennie is […]