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DABWAHA Is Ready To Go

Ladies and gentleman, it’s DA BWAHA 2010 TIME. You can see all the books who made the slate of 64 at, and read about the prizes at the DABWAHA blog. And now- it’s time to pick your brackets! And… more

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There is no ebook post today because today is Selection Sunday for the Dear Author Bitchery Writing Award for Hella Authors or something like that. We started this tournament three years ago with Sarah from the Smart Bitches. Later today… more

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Welcome to the DABWAHA Elite 8

We’ve still got voting going on in the DABWAHA Tournament. The Elite 8 is here and is comprised of a Novel with Romantic Elements, 2 Paranormals, 2 Historicals, 2 Erotic Romances, and 1 Contemporary.   Round 4 voting starts at 10:00… more

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DA BWAHA 2nd Chance

Bummed out that your DABWAHA Bracket (if you’re curious, it’s “deh-BWA-hah”)isn’t in the top 5? The top 10? Anywhere near the top? Fear not! It’s time for the 2nd chance bracket! The what? Well, now that we’ve been through two… more

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DA BWAHA Reminder

Reminder: if you want to enter the DABWAHA bracket competition, your window of opportunity expires at 11:00 pm EST on March 18, 2009. Voting will start March 19, 2009, better known as tomorrow. Please note, as there’s been some confusion… more

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DA BWAHA Tournament Has Begun

It’s time for the Dear Author Bitchery Writing Award for Hellagood Authors or DA BWAHA. For newcomers, this is a tournament of books that mimics the March Madness tournament of basketball. We’ve picked a slate of 64 books in 8… more