WHW Amazing Race Day 5 + GIVEAWAY!

Holy cow, day 5 already? Hard to believe, but it’s true! Each and every day an army of Amazing Racers are tackling first page critiques, offering feedback on blogs, giving advice on social networking and more! Hundreds of writers have been helped so far, and we’ll help more in the days ahead.

Want to get in on the action? Just submit your request for help HERE and it will be added to the list! The more you ask for, the better chance we’ll be able to find a Racer match to help with one or two!

Today we’d like to show off a few more books. Looking for something new to read? Why not try one of these:

18454906Winter (YA Urban Fantasy)

Author: Sarah Remy

Winter’s got the weight of two worlds on his shoulders, and his mother the Fay Queen won’t let him forget it.

14288177Skeletons of Birkbury (Crime/Murder Mystery)

Author: Diana j. Febry

The villagers of Birkbury close ranks when police investigate the murder of a stranger. When locals start to disappear, DCI Peter Hatherall has to over come his prejudice to gain their trust and prevent more deaths.

17668675Shredded (YA Contemporary)

Author Karen Avivi

Josie Peters thinks she’ll do anything to ride in the Ultimate BMX freestyle event the summer before her senior year. To hit the qualifying events in the Midwest, Josie and her friends take off on a summer road trip where late-night parties, an intimidating mega ramp, and the lure of sponsorships spark friction between the girls. When Josie’s best chance for success depends on her relationship with flashy rider R.T. Torres, she has to decide what she’s trying to win and how much she’ll sacrifice.

16051829Dreaming Isis (YA Contemporary Fantasy)

Author: Miriam Louise
Seventeen-year-old Isis doesn’t understand the strange things that always seem to happen around her. When she realizes she has powers, two secret magical societies begin fighting for her. She has to decide which group really has her best interests in mind.

And now for today’s giveaway! Are you ready?

Writers Helping Writers is taking on…MARKETING!

If you have a book out or one coming out soon, this is the prize for you. Marketing is tough and it’s a constant struggle to find and connect with readers when there’s so much “promotional noise” saturating every medium. No one wants to come off like a slimy car salesman, so how do we increase our chances of our book being seen by our ideal readers by marketing it the RIGHT way?

*cue Angels singing*

Lucky for us, Marketing Maven Joanna Penn is here to the rescue! Through her blog, The Creative Penn, Joanna coaches writers into making the best choices when it comes to marketing and visibility. An active presenter, instructor and podcaster, Joanna has explored marketing in all forms, and her takeaway experiences are vast. Today, she is generously offering a fabulous prize to give any author’s marketing efforts some serious kick!

You could win:

  • A seat in Joanna’s Premium Audio Marketing Program
  • A signed copy of her book, How To Market A Book

Holy Marketing Gods, I WOULD LOVE TO WIN THIS, so I am beyond thrilled that one of you will. To enter, go HERE. And don’t forget to swing by Joanna’s blog and subscribe, so you’re always in the loop when she shares more brilliant advice.

The prize has been awarded for this amazing Marketing Package–thank you all for entering!

Wishing you all a great day–hope you all get some great words down on paper!

(Photo Credit: Tharrin)


Angela is a writing coach, international speaker, and bestselling author who loves to travel, teach, empower writers, and pay-it-forward. She also is a founder of One Stop For Writers, a portal to powerful, innovative tools to help writers elevate their storytelling.
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Kelly Polark
7 years ago

You guys are awesome! What a fabulous week!

Sharon K Mayhew
7 years ago

Wow, what a great opportunity for some published author!!!

Jemi Fraser
7 years ago

Another incredible giveaway! It’s been a fantastic week 🙂

Mart Ramirez
7 years ago

Ooooh would love to win one of those! Marketing has always been a BIG topic of interest for me 🙂

Whoot Whoot WHW!

Yolanda Renee
7 years ago

What an amazing opportunity!

7 years ago

You continue to amaze! What a week.

Natalie Aguirre
7 years ago

Another awesome giveaway and an amazing week!