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Dear Author

October Ebook Specials has set up a promo code: (Bloggers4BanksOnBoard) for 25% off the List price of Maya Banks new book “Sweet Seduction” which comes out Oct. 4th. Books on Board is also hosting a contest where they are giving away one of Maya’s 3-book Sweet Surrender set, 10 copies of the first book and Booksonboard rewards dollars. Plus when people enter the contest they can download the first 3 chapters of the new book for free. So I thought your readers might be interested. More contest information at this link.

October Orbit deals which are offered at many etailers:

  • Debatable Space by Philip Palmer, $1.00 (reg price $12.99)
  • Reality Dysfunction by Peter F. Hamilton, $1.99 (reg price $16.99)
  • Marked by Passion by Kate Perry $1.99 (reg price $6.99)
  • Devil in a Kilt by Sue-Ellen Welfonder $1.99 (reg price $6.99)
  • The Ax by Donald E. Westlake $1.99 (reg price $6.99)
  • Wolf in the Shadows by Marcia Muller $1.99 (reg price $9.99)
  • Gunmetal Black by Daniel Serrano $2.99 (reg price $14.99)
  • The Mission Sony by John le Carré $2.99 (reg price $14.99)
  • Hungry Woman in Paris by Josefina Lopez $2.99 (reg price $12.99)
  • Witch & Wizard by James Patterson – Free First 20 chapters available OCT 26th

Free for the Kindle from Samhain:

  • Paradox I by  Wilder/ Laurey (B001KC6WUY), expires 10/31/09
  • Discovering Dani by  N.J. Walters (B000R93D6M), expires 10/12/09
  • Giving Chase by  Lauren Dane (B001CMQ6NU), expires 10/31/09
  • 72 Hours by  Shannon Stacey (B000JMKU0Y), starts  10/12/2009 and ends  10/26/2009
  • Unbreakable by  Sydney Somers (B000WCWVN0) , starts  10/26/2009 and ends  11/9/2009
Dear Author

August Promotions for eBooks

These are the August specials I know of. If I have missed some, let me know.   The Hachette deals can be found at most etailers like Kindle, Sony,, and the like.

Orbit’s $1.00 release is

  • Night Shift by Lilith Saintcrow, retail price $6.99 for $1.00 during the month of August.

Forever Summer Sizzling Reads for $1.99

  • Insatiable Desire by Rita Herron
  • Hungry for More by Diana Holquist
  • Seduce Me by Robyn DeHart (new release)
  • Simple Wishes by Lisa Dale

Other Hachette August specials:

  • Brian Haig: Buy Secret Sanction and get Mortal Alliesfor free.
  • Kate Lynch:   Blessed Art the Cheesemakers for $2.99

Harlequin is offering:

Books on Board is offering a number of ebooks under $5.00 including:

  • One Week as Lovers by Victoria Dahl
  • The Darkest Prison by Gena Showalter
  • Thorn Queen by Richelle Mead