PASSION BLUE Virtual Book Tour Stops--Friday, 11/9

The Passion Blue virtual book tour continues! Today’s stops:

- An interview and giveaway at The Book Monsters, in which I talk with Book Monster Kate about my research for Passion Blue and Renaissance art. Oh, and there’s also a giveaway!

- An interview at Kirkus Reviews’ YA blog. Kirkus’s Erika Rohrbach asks me about art, astrology, and Passion Blue.

There are lots more tour stops coming up, and plenty more chances to win books and swag. Check the full tour schedule.

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PASSION BLUE Release and Giveaway!

Posted by Victoria Strauss We don’t often do self-promotion here at Writer Beware–but yesterday was publication day for my young adult historical fantasy Passion Blue–a novel of art, astrology, and romance set in Renaissance Italy. I’m incredibly… [...]

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PASSION BLUE Release Celebration Giveaway

To celebrate the release of Passion Blue this week, I’m conducting a special giveaway.

Enter the Rafflecopter below to win a Passion Blue prize pack! There are 3 prize packs. Each one includes a signed hardcover and related swag (5 each of bookmarks and postcards), plus a $25 Amazon gift card.

For more chances to win, check my virtual book tour schedule. There’ll be giveaways (along with interviews, reviews, and guest posts) all through November.

Good luck!

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Authors Guild Statement on Penguin-Random House Merger

Posted by Victoria Strauss for Writer Beware The following statement was sent by the Authors Guild to its members on Sunday. The Guild labels the proposed merger between Penguin and Random House (which would create the world’s largest publisher) “un… [...]

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Release Day for PASSION BLUE!

Passion Blue officially releases today! I’m super excited that it’s finally out there in the wild, and for the wonderful reviews it has been receiving.

I’ve got a terrific virtual book tour scheduled for this month–there will be reviews, interviews, giveaways, and more. The schedule is below; I’ll also be posting and tweeting links daily, so be sure to check back.

11/6    WTF Are You Reading? (review and giveaway)
11/7    The Book Muncher (giveaway)
11/9    The Book Monsters (review, interview and giveaway)
11/9    Kirkus Reviews YA Blog (interview)
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Alert: Screenplay Replay Contest

Posted by Victoria Strauss for Writer Beware It’s right there in the logo of the Screenplay Replay Contest: the come-on.”Where Your Winning Script Gets a Publishing Deal.” Here’s more: In today’s competitive script marketplace, adaptation is king. F… [...]

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