Sunday, December 11, 2011

Alien Romances Is In The SFR Holiday Blitz

Once again, the alien romances blog supports The Galaxy Express (.net) Science Fiction Romance
Holiday event which encourages lovers of science fiction romance to revisit favorite sites and discover new sites and authors in the genre who might be new to them.

This year, the emphasis is on e-books, and anyone who leaves a comment on any participating site has the change to win free science fiction romance e-books (choice of format).

Please note (and this is a personal comment), no one is going to win the copyright of the e-books. What is on offer, unless any author personally tells you otherwise, is a license to read the e-book.


Entering is free and easy: Just leave a comment here, and on every other blog that is participating.
By leaving a comment here, you’ll be entered for a chance to win one (1) of the ebooks seen here.
Then visit the other participating blogs, which are listed below for your convenience.  
The deadline to enter (by leaving a comment) is midnight at EST on Friday, December 16, 2011.

Winners can choose from the following formats: PDF, Mobi, or ePub unless otherwise stated.

Event details:

*The contest will start at 3:00 pm EST on Sunday, December 11, 2011.
It will end at midnight EST on Friday, December 16, 2011.

*After the contest ends, each blog host will pick the winners—1 winner per book.
Each blog will announce the winners for their blog by Monday, December 19, 2011.
Winners will provide their emails to the blog host, who will contact the authors who will then distribute their prize to their winner.

*Winners can choose from the following formats: PDF, Mobi, or ePub except where otherwise stated.

E-book prizes being offered (1 randomly chosen winner per e-book) on this blog:

Hero and Border Dispute (Kindle format only) - Jacqueline Lichtenberg

Sealed in Blood (PDF format only) - Margaret L. Carter

The Slipstream Con (PDF, Mobi, ePub) - S. Reesa Herberth & Michelle Moore

The Limit of Desire (PDF, Mobi, ePub) – Nico Rosso

Participating blogs to visit, and comment on for a chance to win e-books.


  1. This is terrific. Thanks for doing this! I would love any of these books.

  2. Hi, pleased to meet you. I read/write SF romance, too. Please enter me in the contest.

  3. thanks for your support of SFR and the Blitz! The contest list of books looks awesome!

  4. Read this contest over on SFR Brigade. What a great idea.

  5. Pick me! Pick me!
    Thanks for the opportunity to win some fantastic holiday reading.

  6. I have just discovered that the links Heather supplied are not working.

    My profuse apologies.

  7. I love the Blitz :)

    I think I'd go for The Slipstream Con, but it's a hard pick.

    Happy Holidays everyone!

  8. At last I have received permission to add the cover art!

    Cover art is the reason to go with a black background. Jewelers know a thing or two about showcasing.

    Thank you everyone who has commented so far.

  9. What an awesome idea for a giveaway! I'm letting as many people know as I can--we need more SFR readers. ;)

  10. I'm so excited! I love this contest and I love SFR.

    Thank you all for hosting this and thank you to all the authors giving away books.

  11. Last year was a blast! Definitely count me in.

    smaccall AT

  12. What a great idea! I've just started writing my first SF romance with alien shapeshifters... maybe next year I'll be here too!! Best holiday wishes!

  13. I'd only be able to have the PDF ones which is a shame as they all look really good!

  14. I have not read any of these. Don't know how that happened but maybe I will win one and buy the rest.

  15. Thanks for the great giveaway.

    I would love to win any of the books.

  16. Thanks for the awesome giveaway!

  17. Thanks for participating :)

    I would love to read Limit of Desire or Stripstream, but really not picky!

    This is a great blog hop!

    mamaelk1113 @ gmail dot com

  18. Thanks for the contest. I love SFR stories! Happy Holidays!

  19. Thanks for all your supportive comments. My contribution to the giveaway, SEALED IN BLOOD, is one of my several vampire romances. You can find out about the universe it's part of by visiting the "Vanishing Breed" link on my website:

    Carter's Crypt

  20. Welcome to everyone. Thank you for stopping by and leaving a comment.

    I hope you'll read some of the excellent posts by our resident authors.

  21. Great giveaway, I would love to be entered!


  22. Finding some new to me authors.
    linze_e at

  23. The winners are Andrea I, Ayla, Peta, and Anna.

    Peta, Ayla, could you please leave a comment with your email address in words.

    All comments are moderated, so it will not show up for the public to see.

    Andrea, Anna, if the email addys on your profile pages aren't the right ones, please do likewise.

    Congratulations again!