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DABWAHA Winner and Prizes

DABWAHA Winner and Prizes

It’s all over but the prize awarding and some additional shouting. Congratulations to CS Pacat and the many, many readers who adored Captive Prince, as it’s our 2014 DABWAHA winner! And a round of applause for Julie James and Love… more

DABWAHA Entries Still Accepted

DABWAHA Entries Still Accepted

The actual voting doesn’t start until March 20th so you are allowed to keep submitting and updating your brackets until March 19th 11:59 PM EST. ENTRY LINK HERE •To enter, press “NEW” and then enter the first name, last name,… more

DABWAHA 2014 Get Your Game On

DABWAHA 2014 Get Your Game On

What is DABWAHA? It is a tournament of books. We pit 64 books against each other, fill out brackets predicting who will win, and vote vote vote. There is trash talking, gif posts, videos, and hopefully even more this year…. more

DABWAHA Is Coming

DABWAHA Is Coming

It’s DABWAHA time! When we tweet and vote monger and compete for prizes and silly fun as we celebrate some of the very best romances of 2013. Nominations! The nomination slate is ready and seven out of eight books have… more

DABWAHA 2nd Chance Bracket Is Up

DABWAHA 2nd Chance Bracket Is Up

Last night’s voting was crazy competitive between Kristen Ashley’s Motorcycle Man and Julie James’ About That Night.  James was down by some 100 votes around the 8:00 pm mark when she came storming back and ultimately won by a little… more

DABWAHA Bracket Is Ready

DABWAHA Bracket Is Ready

The DABWAHA bracket is ready to be filled out. Just click on “New” and enter your identification. Only the Nickname will show up publicly.  Then click on the title of the book you will think will each match until you… more

DABWAHA Reader Nominees

DABWAHA Reader Nominees

Each year, we leave the last slot in each DABWAHA category for the readers to nominate a book that they believe belonged in the tournament. Today we are announcing the the reader nomination winners and the complete slate of 2012… more

DABWAHA Time Is Here

DABWAHA Time Is Here

It’s spring and that means it is DABWAHA time. DABWAHA is the Dear Author Bitchery Writing Award for Hellagood Authors. We know. All blame can be pinned on Sarah. We don’t allow her to name things anymore. The tournament began… more

It’s Selection Sunday for DABWAHA!

It’s Selection Sunday for DABWAHA!

First, the reader finalists, those voted in by, well, readers, are: YA: Falling Under by Gwen Hayes Contemporary: If You Hear Her by Shiloh Walker (Bro Magnet by Lauren Baratz Logsted was a close second) Historical: A Lady’s Lesson in Scandal by Meredith Duran GLBT: Hot Head by Damon Suede… more