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Monday Marketing Tips: Goodreads Giveaways

GoodreadsIf you write novels, short stories, or nonfiction, and don’t know about the Goodreads site, you should really make some time to explore it Goodreads1here.

Goodreads is a site that brings authors and readers together. Readers put books on their “to-read” shelf, tell their friends how far along they are, whether they’ve finished it or abandoned it, and most importantly, what they think of it.

If you have a book that needs to be marketed, the best way of doing that is via Goodreads Giveaways, which are FREE! The only cost to the author is the book itself, and a nominal amount of money to mail it to the recipient. (For this to be a nominal amount, I suggest you mail only to people in the country you live in, as international rates can get very expensive.)

As an author, you get the excitement of the buzz about your novel, and then you get valuable feedback about your book. And all for a nominal amount of money.

Have a fabulous week!

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In honor of Saint Valentine’s, I bring to you a 500-year-old tale of love

In honor of Saint Valentine’s Day, I’m doing a Goodreads Giveaway of ROSE OF RABY, her ladyship’s volume that deals with her girlhood at Castle Raby, and her affair of the heart with a well-favored archer.

RoseOfRabyCreateFrontValued at $9.99, this paperback is my last copy, and might be yours if you enter the giveaway.

Click on the form at the right to enter for your FREE SIGNED copy of the paperback version of ROSE OF RABY.

Good luck and have a wonderful Valentine’s Day!

 

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News & Notes: My blog tour starts today!

Everyone,

I’m taking ThwartedCreateFrontTHWARTED QUEEN on a HISTORICAL FICTION VIRTUAL BLOG TOUR today.

To start it with a bang, I’m doing a Goodreads Giveaway. Valued at $18.99, this paperback will be yours for FREE if you enter the giveaway.

Click below to enter for your FREE SIGNED copy of the paperback version of THWARTED QUEEN (all 495 pages).

Good luck and have a wonderful week!

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Goodreads Book Giveaway

Thwarted Queen by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Thwarted Queen

by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Giveaway ends February 14, 2013.

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at Goodreads.

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The winner of my sixth Goodreads Giveaway is…Emilia of Minnesota

Everyone,

I want to thank you all  for your support during my recent giveaway. Nearly FIVE HUNDRED of you requested ROSE OF RABY. And one hundred and four of you have put it onto your to-read list. Thank you for your support!

The winner of this giveaway is Emilia of Minnesota, who will get a SIGNED COPY of ROSE.

Enjoy & have a great weekend!

 

Goodreads Book Giveaway

Rose of Raby by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Rose of Raby

by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Giveaway ends April 06, 2012.

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at Goodreads.

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Welcome to my eighth Goodreads Giveaway!

Everyone,

Here is another chance to win a FREE AUTOGRAPHED paperback of THE GILDED CAGE.

What would you do if a sixteen-year-old girl arrived from France and displaced you as Queen of England? Would you befriend her? Or would you keep your distance?

Meet Cecylee Neville (1415-1495) mother to two Kings of England, who brings us the family saga of the Yorks, Lancasters & Nevilles whose family feud started the Wars of the Roses.

“The history that is recounted here is brought to Shakespearean intensity by the depth of description that the author provides.” Raymond Barglow, Author of Hildegard’s Wander Theater.

Giveaway ends tomorrow, so head on over to Goodreads to sign up! And Good Luck!

Goodreads Book Giveaway

The Gilded Cage by Cynthia Sally Haggard

The Gilded Cage

by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Giveaway ends April 14, 2012.

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Welcome to my seventh Goodreads Giveaway!

Everyone,

Here is another chance to win a FREE AUTOGRAPHED paperback of TWO MURDERS REAPED.

What would you do if your husband fled the wrath of the Queen? Face down the whole of the opposing army with three children?

Meet Cecylee Neville (1415-1495) mother to two Kings of England, who brings us the family saga of the Yorks, Lancasters & Nevilles whose family feud started the Wars of the Roses.

Giveaway ends tomorrow, so head on over to Goodreads to sign up! And Good Luck!

Goodreads Book Giveaway

Two Murders Reaped by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Two Murders Reaped

by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Giveaway ends April 13, 2012.

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at Goodreads.

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THWARTED QUEEN Giveaway on Goodreads & Layered Pages ends tomorrow!

Everyone,

Stephanie Moore recently interviewed me about THWARTED QUEEN, and very kindly agreed to host a giveaway on Goodreads’ Ladies & Literature. It ends TOMORROW, so if you would like to have a FREE e-copy, then point your browser to http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/847094-interview-with-author-cynthia-haggard-giveaway and sign up. And Good Luck!

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The winner of my fifth Goodreads Giveaway is…Ryan of Missouri!

Everyone,

I want to thank you all  for your support during my recent giveaway. Nearly FOUR HUNDRED of you requested THE GILDED CAGE. And eighty-three of you have put it onto your to-read list. Thank you for your support!

The winner of this giveaway is Ryan of Missouri, who will get a SIGNED COPY of CAGE.

Enjoy & have a great weekend!

Goodreads Book Giveaway

The Gilded Cage by Cynthia Sally Haggard

The Gilded Cage

by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Giveaway ends March 28, 2012.

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at Goodreads.

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Welcome to my sixth Goodreads Giveaway!

Everyone,

Here is another chance to win a FREE AUTOGRAPHED paperback of ROSE OF RABY.

Lady Cecylee Neville (1415-1495) is destined for great things:

 

“And yet Grace fortuned her to be the highest”

 

says a 15th-century ballad. But what of 9-year-old Cecylee? Does she want to marry 13-year-old Richard of York? Does she want to marry at all. For by the age of ten, Cecylee has known too much violence at the hands of men.

Giveaway ends tomorrow, so head on over to Goodreads to sign up! And Good Luck!

 

Goodreads Book Giveaway

Rose of Raby by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Rose of Raby

by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Giveaway ends April 06, 2012.

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at Goodreads.

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The winner of my fourth Goodreads Giveaway is…Hsa De of New York!

Everyone,

I want to thank you all for your support during my recent giveaway. Over SEVEN HUNDRED of you requested TWO MURDERS REAPED!!

The winner of this giveaway is Hsa De of New York, who will get a SIGNED COPY of MURDERS.

Enjoy & have a great weekend!

Goodreads Book Giveaway

Two Murders Reaped by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Two Murders Reaped

by Cynthia Sally Haggard

Giveaway ends March 25, 2012.

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at Goodreads.

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