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Leave a comment = Chance to win a book!
by Jessa Slade on February 9th, 2009


Cursed by God, hunted by demons, desired by Cain and Abel… EVE OF DARKNESS

S.J. Day, who’ll be guest blogging with us in April, has offered one of our lucky commenters this week an ARC of the first book in her Marked series, EVE OF DARKNESS. This fabulous new urban fantasy trilogy from Tor releases back-to-back starting in April. To learn more about Eve, the books, or SJ, visit her website at

We’ll draw the winner on Saturday – Valentine’s Day! – so scroll down to leave a comment on any post this week for a chance to win!

The Final Countdown!
by KimLenox on January 12th, 2009

That’s right! This is the last week of the Silk & Shadows giveaways. At least … well, until we decide to do more giveaways.

*** SECOND UPDATE!!** The winner of Kim Lenox’s prize package is: Patricia Barraclough Congratulations to Patricia!

****UPDATE: The winner of Allison Chase’s prize is Lexee Toste. Congratulations Lexee!

(This post will remain on top; scroll down for the daily discussions.)

So post a comment this week to any of the Silk & Shadow author posts, and be entered to win Kim Lenox’s RELAX! TAKE A BATH AND READ A BOOK prize!

The prize consists of a $25 gift card to LUSH:

Kim highly recommends the bubble bars. But that’s not all — she’ll also include a copy of NIGHT FALLS DARKLY. Alternatively, if you’ve read NIGHT FALLS DARKLY, she’ll trade that book out for a promise of an advance reading copy of SO STILL THE NIGHT, the second in her Shadow Guard Series.

So post away! We enjoy your company!

Putting the win in winter!
by Jessa Slade on December 12th, 2008

We select the second winner of our weekly contest on Monday when we’ll post the prize for week 3 of our holiday gifting.  Thanks to all who’ve commented so far!

Our second week prize from Annette McCleave:

Annette says: “I’m offering one lucky commenter the Pamper Me Package – a Body Benefits gift pack of Peppermint Mocha bath treats, a package of delicious Hershey’s Mint Crème truffle Kisses, a $10 Amazon gift certificate and a pre-edited first chapter of my upcoming release, Drawn into Darkness. Perfect for a few stolen moments to yourself during the holiday season.”

Just leave a comment on any post this week (heck, leave a comment on EVERY post this week) and you’ll have a chance to win.  Get a friend to leave a comment (and your name) and both of you will have two chances to win.  Just scroll down to the next post to have your say.  And thank you for visiting!

Where the heroes are dark & the holidays bright!
by Jessa Slade on December 5th, 2008
Today’s the last day to comment for a chance to win Jessa’s contribution to the Silk And Shadows author holiday gifting.  Scroll down to the NEXT post and comment, and you’ll be entered into a drawing to win a $10 Barnes & Noble gift certificate, a dark-but-not-too-dark chocolate bar from Dagoba, and “Possession in Pearl” earrings inspired by Jessa Slade’s storyworld — plus sample chapters from Jessa’s first book in The Marked Souls series.

This week's gift

Prod a friend into commenting and you both will have double the chance to win.  (Just make sure your friend mentions your name in the comment so we can credit you properly for your most excellent taste in friends.)

In the coming weeks of December and into January (with time off for Christmas and New Year’s) you’ll have more chances to win chocolate, gift certificates and autographed books from S&S authors.  So please stop by as your life allows.