The Brenda Novak Auction for the Cure of Diabetes is an annual auction in the romance community that raises millions of dollars annually for this great cause. The members of the Contemporary Romance Writers are proud to support this year’s auction. Here are all the awesome goodies up for grabs from our members – don’t delay checking them out because the auction ends on May 31!
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FATED, CLAIMED and HUNTED from the Dark Protector series; AGAINST THE WALL and UNDER THE COVERS from the Maverick Montana series; and FORGOTTEN SINS as well as a rare ARC of BLIND FAITH from the Sin Brothers series
or an hour phone consultation. Additional options include Or a meeting in N. Idaho or E. Washington. Winner will also receive signed copies of Against the Wall and Under the Covers.
Kristina Mathews“Buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jack,” throw in some chocolate, an autographed copy of BETTER THAN PERFECT, a cute baseball bling necklace, bracelet made out of real baseball leather and a few other treats. All this to help raise money for Diabetes research, sounds like a WIN to me.
Terri Osburn, Tracy Brogan and Kim Law
SETTING YOU UP FOR SUMMER Package: Books, totes, and book swag as well as some beach stuff (beach towel and tanning lotion). As a bonus, the highest bidder will get breakfast with the three of us at RWA Nationals in San Antonio in July.
1. Gift Basket of 4 Autographed Books and $10 Starbucks: Gift Basket of Autographed Books & Starbucks Gift Card from Author Jennifer Faye. This gift basket will include all autographed books including:
RANCHER TO THE RESCUE
SNOWBOUND WITH THE SOLDIER
SAFE IN THE TYCOON’S ARMS
THE RETURN OF THE REBEL (ARC copy)
Plus a $10 Starbucks Gift CardThe winner of this auction will receive an autographed ARC (Advance Reader Copy) of Jennifer Faye’s July, 2014 release, THE RETURN OF THE REBEL.The winner of this auction will receive an autographed paperback of Jennifer Faye’s March 2014 release, SAFE IN THE TYCOON’S ARMS.
Laura KayeHearts of the Anemoi Gift Basket: Basket includes signed copies of North of Need, West of Want, South of Surrender, and East of Ecstasy (the entire Hearts of the Anemoi series); signed bookmarks, book cover magnets, temporary tattoos, a pen, an Anemoi Wines corkscrew, a set of storm sticky notes, a compass rose charm, and a compass rose basket.
Ultimate Readers Gift Basket from Authors Robin Bielman, Samanthe Beck & Hayson Manning: Enjoy this large polk-a-dot lined gift basket filled with books, edible goodies, non-edible goodies, and unique gifts from Australia! Happy reading!
Lindsey BrookesAudio Download of KIDNAPPED COWBOY (Contemp Romance) by Lindsay Brookes: The winner of this auction will receive the unabridged digital audio version of Kidnapped Cowboy by Lindsey Brookes. Narrated by the incredibly talented, award-winning Kaleo Griffith. An eBook of her latest novel, Dreams of Perfection, and an I Love NY T-Shirt and Coffee Mug.
Victoria PinderMy chapter is offering the cruise and it’s valued far beyond the sticker price. Our president, Kristin Wallace, is a former chick lit president and still here too, so she might mention it too. The room is $378 plus the conference fee of $150.
Dee DavisDuo of books (two genres!): Two books (Hardback and trade paper from Dee Davis)
The winner of this auction will receive a fabulous prize package from author Crista McHugh that includes (but is not limited to) the following:
A COACH leather handbag
$100 Amazon gift card
Steampunk inspired necklace
A DVD copy of the movie that inspired the series – Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
Autographed copies of the first three books in the series:
*The Sweetest Seduction
*Falling for the Wingman
J. KennerAutographed STARK Trilogy from NYT Bestselling + Author J Kenner (BONUS! Name a character!)
The winner of this auction will receive an autographed trade paperback set of THE STARK Trilogy from author J. Kenner. BONUS! The winner will also have the opportunity to name a secondary character (first name) in an upcoming novel by J. Kenner.
Shelley MunroSuper Spicy & Sensual Romance: Part of the Marcia James’ Canine Cupids & Crimefighters package for readers who enjoy romances featuring friendly canines. Contains autographed print books, e-books plus extra goodies, all with a doggy theme.
Jenny GardinerThe winner of this auction will receive a critique of the first 30 pages of their unpublished manuscript by author Jenny Gardiner. Bonus! Winner will also receive an autographed hardcover copy of WINGING IT: A Memoir of Caring for a Vengeful Parrot Who’s Determined to Kill Me (or an e-copy of any of Jenny’s other books).
Ali HubbardThe handmade star-and-circle pendant is stamped with “Reading is my superPOWer.” An antiqued bronze book charm and clear crackle glass bead join the pendant on a 20 inch cable chain with lobster clasp.