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News Flash: Morning Sprints, BEA and More!

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Congratulations to Jamie Borenstein-Laurie, winner of guest author’s Becky Albertalli’s SIMON VS. THE HOMO SAPIENS AGENDA swag pack! Check back next Sunday for this week’s winner of IMAGINARY THINGS by guest author Andrea Lochen …   From the 2015 Debs: Colleen Oakley has joined the 5 am writer’s club and is actually making a little progress…
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ALLISON WINN SCOTCH on Self-Publishing + THEORY OF OPPOSITES GIVEAWAY!

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Editor’s Note: This is Self-Published Author Week on The Ball! Each day we’ll feature a new self-pubbed author, and a giveaway of their book! I first connected with the lovely Allison Winn Scotch via her site, ASK ALLISON, a blog that gave you the real scoop on book publishing way before it was cool to…
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Kate Hilton on finding courage, hard work + THE HOLE IN THE MIDDLE giveaway!

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Editor’s Note: This is Self-Published Author Week on The Ball! Each day we’ll feature a new self-pubbed author, and a giveaway of their book! When I first came across Kate Hilton’s publication story I was out of the query trenches but deep into the submission process, and trying to balance ALL THE THINGS that come…
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Dahlia Adler Talks Self-Publishing + an Ebook Giveaway of LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT

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Editor’s Note: This is Self-Published Author Week on The Ball! Each day we’ll feature a new self-pubbed author, and a giveaway of her book! I am so excited to have Dahlia Adler as my guest today. When I first peeked into the world of publishing, her blog and Twitter feed became my first must-follows. Not only is…
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News Flash: Minnesota, 100 days, and Motorcycles

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Congratulations to Jamie McCauley, winner of  AT THE WATER’S EDGE by guest author Sara Gruen! And the winner of the Deb prize pack — advanced copies of TINY PRETTY THINGS, THE COINCIDENCE OF COCONUT CAKE, and COME AWAY WITH ME — is Rachel Kramer Bussel. Congratulations, and we hope you enjoy our books Check back…
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News Flash: Giveaways, Book Deals, and Minnesota

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Congratulations to Claudia Rivera, winner of NONE OF THE ABOVE by guest author Ilene Wong Gregorio! Check back next Sunday for this week’s winner of AT THE WATER’S EDGE by guest author Sara Gruen. And don’t forget to comment on her post for your own chance to win. And make sure to comment on last week’s…
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Book Launch Party: What if you suck at event planning?

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Once upon a time there was a girl named Karma who said, “Yes!” when her boyfriend proposed marriage. Giddy with her sparkling diamond ring and breathless in love, she and her beloved agreed they would marry in 12 months. But then the questions came. What is your color scheme? Where are you getting married? Will…
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News Flash: Debs meet up, trade reviews, & giveaway!

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We have two fun giveaways going right now … To win a copy of Ilene Wong’s NONE OF THE ABOVE be sure to check out her visit to the Ball and leave a comment for your chance to win a copy of her book! And because we like to give readers a chance to read…
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