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Nominate books in the AusRomToday Reader’s Choice Awards!

There’s a fabulous new website, AusRomToday, celebrating and promoting all the diverse sub-genres of romantic fiction, and they are holding their first Reader’s Choice Awards and taking nominations for your favourite books and authors from 2014. The top ten most nominated books and authors in each category will go through to the public voting round, so make sure you add all your faves to help them get to the top!

You can nominate books HERE.* *Remember, only Australian authors and their books are eligible for the awards.

If you’d like to nominate any of mine, hooray! Cyber hugs to you πŸ˜‰ Here are some details to help you… >> My eligible books are:


>> My eligible categories (you can vote in any or all of them, and for multiple books andΒ authors):

  • Best established author
  • Author of the year
  • Cover of the year
  • Book of the year

To nominate, fill in the simple web form on the page HERE. Thanks to readers for supporting Australian books and authors, and thanks to AusRomToday for hosting these awards! πŸ™‚

A Monday Morning Surprise – I’m a Finalist!

2013 ARRA finalistI’m excited to announce that I’m a finalist in the Australian Romance Reader Association (ARRA) Awards for the Best New Romance Author category!! What a way to start the week. Thanks ARRA, and thanks to those who nominated me. πŸ™‚

You can see the official list of finalists in all categories HERE.

As someone who’s been published for less than a year, this a great honour and reward for me. I’d like to thank those who’ve supported me in my first year as an author ((hugs)).

Winners will be announced at the ARRA Awards dinner on March 22nd in Sydney, and I’ll be there for the night!

To vote (voting closes March 5th), you need to be an Australian ARRA member. If you’re not already a member, you can join HERE. It’s only $20 a year and for that you get a fabulous monthly newsletter with book reviews, interviews, special deals, industry news, articles, giveaways and more, plus access to a private email group to interact with authors and readers. Author members get promotional opportunities and a chance to advertise in the newsletter. You also get discounts to special events and can hear about various author signings and events, and of course, can vote for your favourite authors in the annual awards! πŸ˜‰

And if you haven’t yet checked out my books, here is a list of all my books at Goodreads.


Vote in the Book Junkies Choice Awards…

There’s a new contest that’s open for nominations until the 15th Sept 2013, so head on over to Book Junkies to nominate your favourite books. You can nominate just one, or several books in different categories. Help your favourite books get the recognition they deserve!

…And if you are so inclined to nominate Fast Forward (God bless you πŸ˜‰ ), here are the details you need to include on the nomination form, simply copy & paste:

– Nominee category: select ‘women’s fiction‘. It would also fit under ‘debut novel (fiction)’ or ‘debut novel (romance)’, but the more votes in one category only, the more chance of finalling.

– Book title: FAST FORWARD

– Author name: Juliet Madison

FASTFORWARD-JulietMadison– Book blurb:

Aspiring supermodel Kelli Crawford seems destined to marry her hotshot boyfriend, but on her 25th birthday she wakes in the future as a fifty-year-old suburban housewife married to the now middle-aged high school nerd.

Trapped in the opposite life of the one she wanted, Kelli is forced to re-evaluate her life and discover what is really important to her. Will she overcome the hilarious and heartbreaking challenges presented to her and get back to the body of her younger self? Or will she be stuck in the nightmare of hot flushes, demanding children, raunchy advances from her husband, and hideous support underwear forever?

– Cover image: right click on the image of the book cover above and select ‘save picture as‘, then on the nomination form you can click to choose the file from your computer.

– Goodreads link to book title:Β

Then include your name and email address to nominate the book (you will go in the draw for prizes!)

Click ‘submit’ and you’re done! Easy πŸ˜‰

>>Here is the link to the Book Junkies Choice Awards nomination form.

Thank you! πŸ™‚