Thursday, November 1, 2012

Authors After Dark 2013 Reading Challenge

Welcome to the Authors After Dark 2013 Reading Challenge and Sign up Page.

The goal of this challenge is to let readers, whether you are going to AAD 2013 in Savannah or not, get better acquainted with some of the authors who will be attending this event.

Sometimes I go to conferences that feature authors who I am unfamiliar with. Then, when I read their books later I want to kick myself for not reading their work sooner, so I could have talked to them about their stories, gotten a book signed or just gushed properly.

Stella Price, the organizer of Authors After Dark was kind enough to give me the green light to host the challenge again this year and Robin from RLD Design, the AAD website designer provided the button.  Thank you Stella and Robin!

To find out more about Authors After Dark 2013 visit their website!

To sign up for the Challenge please read the following carefully:

•This Challenge will run from now, November 1, 2012 through August 18, 2013, the last day of the AAD 2013 Conference.

•Furthermore, if you have read any books since the end of AAD 2012 NOLA (August 13, 2012), they will count retroactively and you can add them to the 2013 Challenge.

•You can join at anytime during the year.

•Anyone can participate (not just book bloggers). If you don't have a blog: You can link to Goodreads, Amazon, Shelfari, etc. Added 12/6/12: The easiest way may be to make a seperate shelf for this Challenge or a post.  Links back to the Challenge are appreciated and will help others if they would like more information.

•If you are using Facebook for this challenge, please write a post (you can just use a few sentences) about the Challenge. Added 12/6/2012: Links back to the Challenge are appreciated and will help others if they would like more information.  When you review a book or short story, please do not write a sentence or two.  Please write a full review, even if it is just a few few paragraphs.  

•Write a post about this challenge on your blog with a link back to this post.

•Include a list of the AAD 2013 books you hope to read in anticipation of the Savannah Conference. You can check out the authors on the AAD 2013 website HERE. Please note that your list is not written in stone! You can change it at anytime.

•Grab the button and add it to your post or sidebar.


•Sign up on Mr. Linky below. Please make sure your sign up link goes to your 2013 AAD Reading Challenge post, or your list on Goodreads, Facebook, etc.  Please do not just link to your blog.  (If you link to your main blog page, unfortunately it will be deleted.) 

My Book Goals for this Challenge:

~Darker Still by Leanna Renee Hieber
~Darkest Edge of Dawn, The by Kelly Gay
~Deadtown by Nancy Holzner
~Hour of Dust and Ashes, The by Kelly Gay
~Shadows Before The Sun by Kelly Gay
~Spider's Bite by Jennifer Estep
~Street Magic by Caitlin Kittredge
~Undead And Unwed by Mary Janice Davidson

Sign up for the Challenge below!

To post a review for the Challenge click HERE

Please note that I am simply attending AAD 2013 and am not affiliated with the event, nor am I receiving any compensation for hosting this challenge.


Kate Midnight Book Girl said...

I will come back to this later in the week and sign up! I doubt I'll be able to attend(since I'll have to rely on the kindness of fellow bloggers *battingmyeyesatyou* to go to BEA next May) but I love the idea of the challenge. I really wish I'd done more research on the authors at BEA, especially the ones that did the Bloggers Conference.

Karen said...

I'm going to be better with this challenge this time!!

I love the button too!

Jennifer TheBookNympho said...

Would you please deleted my 1st link. I linked it wrong. Thanks

On the retro reads since August; do they have to be authors that will be at AAD 2013 or does authors from AAD 2012 NOT attending 2013 work too?

Midnyte Reader said...

@Kate and Karen-Looking forward to you joining this Challenge.

@Jennifer-Your link is fixed. Also, regarding the reads since August, it is for the AAD 2013 Savannah Challenge.

Book Swagger said...

This is actually my first reader’s challenge, I am excited about how proactive this challenge is. I saw on your list you have Mary Janice Davidson. I just love her.

Midnyte Reader said...

@Book Swagger-Thank you so much for joining!

Diana Neal said...

I just signed up! Wish me luck. ;)

Diana @ Tempting Reads

Annie Slasher said...

Just got all signed up! I will have my full post done by tomorrow. Thank you for hosting the reading challenge!

Midnyte Reader said...

@Diana - Good luck!!!

@Annie - Thanks for joining the challenge!

burbanette said...

I don't have a blog but would love to join in on this challenge!

fig138 said...

Hopefully it is better late than never! So glad I was able to meet you at AAD NOLA and looking forward to Savannah. I've been out of the loop for the last few months but am now putting my list together. Looking forward to see you in Savannah!

Midnyte Reader said...

@burbanette-You can join using GR.

@Fig-You can join this challenge anytime!

Midnyte Reader said...

ps - if you click on entry #9 Cat Named Easter, she has a great example of how to join without a blog. She uses Facebook.

eng sara said...
This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.
eng sara said...
This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.
eng sara said...
This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.
eng sara said...
This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.
风骚达哥 said...
This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.
Moner Adel said...

شركة تنظيف بالرياض
شركة تنظيف منازل بالرياض
شركة تنظيف فلل بالرياض
شركة تنظيف خزانات بالرياض
شركة رش مبيدات بالرياض
شركات رش مبيدات بالرياض
شركة مكافحة حشرات بالرياض
شركات مكافحة حشرات بالرياض
شركة كشف تسربات المياه بالرياض
شركة تنظيف مجالس بالرياض
شركة جلى بلاط بالرياض
شركة تنظيف واجهات زجاج بالرياض
شركة تنسيق حدائق بالرياض
شركة دهانات بالرياض
شركة عزل اسطح بالرياض
شركة نقل اثاث بالرياض

柯云 said...

nike air max uk
polo ralph lauren
michael kors outlet online
louis vuitton outlet
oakley vault
michael kors outlet
adidas superstar
beats by dre outlet
coach outlet
hollister clearance
true religion jeans
air max 95
true religion outlet
ray ban sunglasses
louis vuitton outlet online
tods outlet store
tory burch outlet
kate spade outlet
ray bans
louis vuitton outlet
lebron 12
insanity workout
true religion outlet store
ralph lauren clearance outlet
christian louboutin outlet
adidas outlet store
oakley sunglasses
louis vuitton outlet
jordan 3 powder blue
ralph lauren
lebron 11
louis vuitton outlet stores
coach outlet
christian louboutin sale
ralph lauren
hollister clothing store
lebron james shoes 13
ralph lauren polo shirts
christian louboutin wedges

raybanoutlet001 said...

yeezy sneakers
adidas nmd
nike huarache
michael jordan shoes
nike air zoom
kobe shoes
michael kors factory outlet
jordan shoes
michael kors purses
cheap tiffanys
tiffany and co outlet
adidas stan smith shoes
cheap uggs
fitflop shoes
nike dunks shoes
ralph lauren online
nfl jerseys
fitflops clearance
jordans for cheap
kobe byrant shoes
tiffany online
oakley sunglasses
yeezy boost
nike kobe sneakers
michael kors handbags clearance
basketball shoes,cheap basketball shoes,nike basketball shoes,cheap jordan basketball shoes
chrome hearts
yeezy boost
kobe sneakers
oakley vault
ralph lauren uk

dong dong23 said...

ugg slippers
michael kors outlet
canada goose
true religion outlet
true religion outlet
nba jerseys
polo ralph shirts
toms shoes
christian louboutin
ray ban sunglasses outlet
adidas shoes
oakley sunglasses
cartier watches
gucci outlet
louis vuitton outlet
michael kors outlet
michael kors handbags
ugg boot uk
coach factory outlet
oakley sunglasses
canada goose coats
vans shoes
kate spade handbags
louis vuitton handbags
louis vuitton uk
jordan 3 infrared
michael kors outlet clearance
oakley sunglasses
ray ban sunglasses
true religion jeans
kevin durant shoes 8
uggs australia
adidas yeezy
michael kors handbags
lebron james shoes
burberry outlet
adidas trainers
coach outlet
ed hardy clothing

rohit gopal said...

The celebrities are very famous compared to the other aspects of a firm page which is a good point for all brands huge or tiny. Now. buy facebook ratings

rohit gopal said...

Absolutely nothing is complimentary on earth, but insure that you Buy facebook reviews just from reliable sources for good acceptance on the usa facebook reviews

Nitin Rathod said...

Are you searching for genuine genuine YouTube Views? Forget your worries, we shall diligently guide you to buy youtube views

Vishavajit Thakur said...

No longer longing to become popular today. Buy Facebook Followers as a way to increase fame and acceptance on the internet in a shorter time period. increase facebook followers

Golu Bankar said...

Are you anxious about being cheated when purchasing Android App Store reviews/ratings? This is genuine that some individuals are offering-up inducements for internet users just to rate apps. buying app ratings

diksha gupta said...

Have you been considering buying Android App Store ratings and reviews? In that case, you're on exact site. We can give you original Android App Store reviews/ratings in huge-volume. buy reviews for google play store

Deep web links said...

I have wanted to start blogging for a long time but know nothing about it. I have looked at a few sites and I thought I was trying to learn Chinese, German, and 6 other languages at once (ok, maybe I’m exaggerating). Truthfully, I didn’t understand everything you wrote but I came away with a feeling it’s possible and I know I can learn. Thank you. By the way, this is only the second time I have sent a comment. Truth questions best fake email generator would you rather questions funny things to ask siri instagram quotes best google gravity tricks

John Kerry said...

You just need a fans page, and then order for likes and comments to come. At the time you buy facebook video views from a specific territory, the page will be viewed by some others also. how to increase facebook video views

dipali sharma said...

You could promote your company by including as numerous facebook likes as you can, as people consistently seek brands and items that have bunch of likes on facebook. rank likes

شركة المثالية لتنظيف said...

شركة مكافحة الفئران بالمزاحمية
شركة مكافحة الفئران شمال الرياض
شركة مكافحة الفئران جنوب الرياض
شركة مكافحة الفئران غرب الرياض
شركة مكافحة الفئران شرق الرياض
مكافحة الفئران بالرياض
مكافحة الفئران
شركة مكافحة الصراصير بالرياض
شركة مكافحة الصراصير بالخرج
شركة مكافحة الصراصير بالمزاحمية
شركة مكافحة الصراصير شمال الرياض
شركة مكافحة الصراصير شرق الرياض
شركة مكافحة الصراصير جنوب الرياض
شركة مكافحة الصراصير غرب الرياض

Krystal Barnett said...

Life long Replacement is something that you rarely find, any time you Buy facebook reviews. Only a handful of decent agencies offer up this. buy facebook reviews

dipali sharma said...

These competitors entails lot lots of contests that are held on regular basis or occasionally and to succeed them you have to rack up highest facebook suches as on your ID. buy usa likes

Natasha Kale said...

Worried of being scammed while you Buy YouTube Views? At this site, we assist you doing so. buy real youtube subscribers

ben daigege said...

canada goose cyber monday
fitflops outlet
coach outlet
christian louboutin outlet
michael kors outlet
ed hardy clothing
michael kors handbags
prada handbags
nike air max
oakley sunglasses

Post a Comment

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...