Buy Ballads, Win Books

Ballads of Suburbia, Stephanie Kuehnert's second novel, sounds awesome and, if you haven't picked it up yet, now's a great time.  ballads Lauren at Shooting Stars Magazine is giving away books and gift certificates for every ten copies of Ballads sold between now and August 31.  To enter, just send a picture of you and the book or the receipt to: lauren51990 AT aol DOT com

 THE PRIZES (and who donated them): 

10 Books Sold

-Castration Celebration (Hardcover) from Alea  (

-Bloom by Elizabeth Scott from Kimberly Derting, author of The Body Finder (

-MTV Diary book from Rachael (


15 Books Sold

-The Forest of Hands and Teeth from Rachael (

-Need by Carrie Jones (hardcover) from me

-High Court Bracelet (Melissa Marr) from James (


20 Books Sold 

-The Summoning (paperback and SIGNED) by Kelley Armstrong from James (

- Ruined: a Ghost Story (Paula Morris) ARC from Rachael (

-Nothing but Ghosts from Tirzah (


30 Books Sold 

-Hush Hush (ARC) by Becca Fitzpatrick from Lauren (

-$15 Amazon gift certificate from Sarah (

-Fade by Lisa McMann from me 


40 Books Sold

- How it Ends (ARC) by Laura Wiess from Rachael (

-Ballads prize pack from Lauren (need to figure out what to add still, but I’ll make it as fun as I can) (

-Paperback Novel of Winner’s Choice from Shalonda (


50+ Books Sold

- Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr (signed paperback) from James (

-Ink Exchange by Melissa Marr (unsigned paperback) from James (

-$20 gift card from Barnes n Noble from Fantastic Book Review (

the fine print from Lauren: if you win once, you can't win again. If we don't get to at least fifty books, you may or may not get a shot to win the remaining prizes. We MIGHT put all entries in and give someone the remaining prizes, but don't quote me.  This is an international contest so buy buy buy!