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Saturday, September 22, 2012

2013 Debut Author Challenge

Hi, everyone! Time for a 2013 Reading Challenge!!

Wow, is it really that time for 2013 challenges to start popping up?!

This challenge is being hosted by Jamie at View from the Hill Book Reviews!

Here are the details copied from Jamie's blog:
2013 Debut Author Challenge

Challenge Objective:

~ To read and review a minimum of 12 Debut Authors, starting January 1, 2013 and concluding February 1, 2014*.  Where you choose to post your reviews is up to you (accepted places will be listed below).

*The extension to to allow challenge participants to include December releases as part of their challenge.

Rules and "Fine Print":

~ To sign up please link to either your blog or your Goodreads account in the linky below.

~ Challenge runs from January 1, 2013 - February 1, 2014

~ ANY Advance Reader Copies for 2013 releases that are read before January 1 DO NOT count towards the challenge.

~ Reviews may be posted on either your blog, Goodreads or Youtube.  You MUST include a link to your review in the linky for each month.

~ Challenge reviews MUST be written/given in English.

~Deadline to sign up for the challenge is June 1, 2013.

Rules for the Books:

~ The book must be a debut and being released in 2013.

Challenge Giveaway:
This giveaway is for those challenge participants who COMPLETE the challenge. August 1 a linky will go up for those who complete the challenge. The prize will be a 2014 pre-order of the winner's choosing. To submit your entry for the giveaway you MUST do the following:
~ create a post declaring the challenge complete.

~Somewhere on your blog I must be able to find your email address or someway to contact you.

~ if you do not have a blog and are using Goodreads please make a notation in your final review and submit the review in the linky in the giveaway post.

~Giveaway will be live from August 1, 2013 until February 10, 2014.

~ Open Internationally to where ever The Book Depository ships to.

If you would like to join me in the challenge, click on the challenge badge at the beginning of this post.

I will keep track of my progress below and link up my reviews:
  1. Three Graves Full by Jamie Mason
  2. Splintered by A.G. Howard (Splintered, Book #1) 
  3. What the Spell? by Brittany Geragotelis (Life's a Witch, Book #1) 
  4. The End Games by T. Michael Martin 
  5. Another Little Piece by Kate Karyus Quinn     


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