#Giveaway Day 9: #HJBOOKMAS Extravaganza!

Posted December 21st, 2020 by in Blog, BookMas, BookMas, Features / 104 comments

Welcome to Harlequin Junkie’s 6th Annual Reader Appreciation #BOOKMAS EXTRAVAGANZA!


From Naughty to Nice and Everything in between….

HJ’s Bookmas Extravaganza is our annual celebration of YOU, our loyal and engaged readers of Harlequin Junkie blog and the romance community.

Thank You for all you do; for all the tweets, re-post, shares, comments. We <3 You!


On the 9th Day of #Bookmas…

Enter to win Signed Books, Amazon Giftcard, Audiobooks & Swag from authors: Jennifer Hayward,Nancy Naigle, Erin Nicolas, Geri Krotow, B. Ivy Woods, Nina Bocci, J Marie, Anna J Stewart, Dani Collins And Joanne Rock


I want to start out by saying a huge THANK YOU to all the authors noted above, their publicist and assistants for their continued participation and very generous contribution towards HJ’s Bookmas event.

Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!

Dear Reader’s, I hope you will make time to visit these wonderful authors, read about their new and upcoming releases on their website and give them a follow on Social Media 🙂

Giveaway #1: From Author Jennifer Hayward: $50 Amazon gift card
Giveaway #2: From author NANCY NAIGLE: $20 Amazon gift card.
Giveaway #3: From Author ERIN NICOLAS: A gift box including a signed paperback from the Hot Cakes series, Hot Cakes branded kitchen tools including measuring spoons, a spatula and an oven mitt, along with other sweet goodies! 🙂
Giveaway #4: From Author GERI KROTOW: Pennsylvania Warm Up Gifts:

  • One signed copy each of Reunion Under Fire, Snowbound with the Secret Agent, Incognito Ex
  • Amazon $10 Gift Certificate
  • Loose Leaf Tea from a local Pennsylvania Coffeehouse

Giveaway #5: From Author B. IVY WOODS – A $10 Amazon gift-card
Giveaway #6: From Author NINA BOCCI: Signed Print copies of the FOUR Hopeless Romantics books: On the Corner of Love and Hate, Meet Me on Love Lane, The Ingredients of You and Me and From Hope Lake, With Love
Giveaway #7: Signed Book Bundle

  • From Author J MARIE: Signed paperbacks, Written in the Sand, and my new book Topsy Turvy Kinda Love
  • From author ANNA J STEWART: A signed copy of GUARDING HIS MIDNIGHT WITNESS (romantic suspense)
  • From author ANNA J STEWART: A signed copy of HOLIDAY KISSES (sweet romance)

Giveaway #8: From Author DANI COLLINS: A bundle of FIVE signed, print copies of Dani’s latest releases including her upcoming January Harlequin Presents, WHAT THE GREEK’S WIFE NEEDS.
Giveaway #9: From Author JOANNE ROCK: Digital copies of the first FOUR books in my Harlequin Desire series, Mesa Falls, to one INTL winner.

To enter Giveaway: Please complete the Rafflecopter form and Leave a comment and let us know if what are some if your favorite books by authors with giveaways here today? Who are new to you authors here?

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BONUS GIVEAWAY: Manuscript Critique (Maximum 50k words; worth $500 USD)

Is your dream to write a romance of your own? Do you want to take your writing to the next level in 2021?

Award-winning Harlequin author and writing coach Jennifer Hayward, whose books have been published in 31 countries and 25 languages, is offering a manuscript critique so you can put your best foot forward in your next submission. (Maximum 50k words; worth $500 USD.

To Enter: 

  • Leave a comment below (Reference Manuscript Critique)  
  • Entrants must have a partial or full manuscript ready to submit by 01/31/2021.

Enter Daily to increase your chance of winning.

One winner will be chosen by author Jennifer Hayward from entries submitted 
between Dec 13 to Dec 31 2020.

Be sure to stop by everyday from Dec 13 to Dec 31 2020 for a chance to win: Box-O-books, Gift Cards, Audio books, Signed book bundles, A Manuscript Critique, Author Swag & more!

104 Responses to “#Giveaway Day 9: #HJBOOKMAS Extravaganza!”

  1. Beleebi

    Loved the Secret Billionaire and the Billionaire’s Legacy from Jennifer Hayward! Also really enjoyed On the Corner of Love and Hate. Can’t wait to try new authors out!

  2. EC

    Thanks for the giveaway, HJ!

    Nina and B. Ivy are new-to-me authors whereas the rest I’ve read/heard before.

  3. Heather Scully

    I love Nancy Naige’s Christmas books, and you can never go wrong with Erin Nicolas series. Her Hot Cake series is so good!

    And I would love a chance to win a Manuscript Critique Jennifer Hayward! Such great gifts. Thanks for the chance! Happy Holidays!

  4. Audrey Stewart

    I really love rading Anna J. Stewart’s book. B. Ivy Woods is also great!

  5. Mary Preston

    I’m hopeless at remembering book titles, but I do enjoy Jennifer Hayward’s books.

  6. holdenj

    I am familiar with Dani Collins and have always wanted to read Krotow’s suspenseful sounding books.

  7. Jeanna Massman

    Most of the authors are new to me but I’m excited to read their books!

  8. Brianne Wolman

    I loved all the Whidby Island books. Just the right mix of romance and other aspects of the plot. I’ve read the first few Silver Valley books and love the suspense.

  9. Jennifer Shiflett

    I’m familiar with all of them, but I only have books by Erin Nicholas.

  10. Kelly D

    All of these authors are new to me. I am interested in Jennifer Hayward’s book, “A Deal for the Di Sione Ring”.

  11. Michele H

    I’m familiar with most of the authors and especially enjoy work by Nina Bocci, Nancy Naigle and Joanne Rock. B. Ivy Woods was the only one I hadn’t heard of yet.

    • Krysten Mich

      Love Hot Cakes by Erin Nicholas!! I’ve seen some by the other authors, but don’t think I’ve read any.

  12. laurieg72

    2- I read my first Nancy Naigle book, Christmas Joy, last week. I want to read more of her stories with her gift card.

    8- Dani Collins I love the Harlequin Presents line of International heroes! I’ve gotten away from them the last few years. I would love to get back on track with some of Dani’s International heroes!

    9- Joanne Rock- I’ve read many of her Harlequin Desire category romances over the years. I reviewed one of her Mesa Falls stories, Heartbreaker.

    New authors:

    1- I’ve heard many good things about Jennifer Hayward’s historical romances. I would love to buy several with her gift card.

    3- Erin Nichols- I ‘ve seen many positive comments about her Hot Cakes series. I like the cooking utensil gift box treat! Sweet idea!

    4- Geri Krotow- I’d like an introduction to her romance suspense book and Pennsylvania treats!

    5- B Ivy Woods -I’ve never heard of this author or her work.

    6- Nina Bocci- I’ve never heard of this author or her work.

    7- J Marie and Anna J Stewart both are new authors for me.

    Thanks for offering these wonderful gift packages! Merry Christmas!

  13. Sue Galuska

    I have read Nancy Naigle, Joanne Rock, Erin Nichols, Nina Bocci and Anna Stewart. All the other authors are new to me. I loved Erin Nichols’ Boys of the Big Easy series. So fun!

  14. Debra Shutters

    I have read a couple of books by Dani and Geri the rest I have not had a chance to read yet & thanks for the chance in the giveaway 🙂

  15. Rita Wray

    I have read books by Nancy Naigle and Joanne Rock, the other authors are new to me.

  16. SusieQ

    I really enjoyed Christmas Angel bu Nancy Naigle. I love Erin Nicholas’ Taking Chances and Opposites Attract series. I really like Meet Me on Love Lane by Nina Bocci. I enjoyed the first three books of Anna J. Stewart’s Butterfly Harbor series (haven’t had a chance to read the rest. I read In Too Deep by Dani Collins and really enjoyed it. The rest of the authors are new to me.

  17. Cheryl C.

    I enjoy Nancy Naigle’s Christmas books. I have also read a couple of the other authors.

  18. carol L

    B. Ivy Woods & J. Marie are new Authors for me. I enjoy books by Jennifer Hayward, Joanne Rock & Dani Collins.

  19. April Lu

    Geri Krotow’s A Rendezvous to Remember is one of my favorites! I haven’t read many other authors but it would be exciting to.

  20. Charlotte Litton

    Erin Nicholas is one of my favorite authors. I’ve heard of Joann Rock but the rest are new to me.

  21. Pammie R.

    I have read some of Dani Collins Harlequin novels and have liked them a lot.

  22. Pammie R.

    Re: Manuscript Critique

    Here it is Day 9 already. I have dreamed of having a novel published since high school when I was writing Star Trek Fan-fiction. Of course I didn’t know that was what it was called until the internet became more wide spread a decade later… I’m showing my age. ;-(

  23. Amy Woolard

    All of these authors are new to me. I thank you for the chance to get acquainted with them!

  24. Diana Tidlund

    I love every book ever written by Geri and Joanne. Neither has ever written anything that wasn’t a keeper ! Love both authors tremendously and Joanne is one of my favorite people ever and my kids have always loved her ! In person she is beyond wonderful

  25. Morgan Van Lier

    I’m a big fan of Dani Collins. I also like Jennifer Hayward, Erin Nicholas and Joanne Rock.

  26. eawells

    I’ll read any series Erin Nicholas writes. Dani Collins and Joanne Rock write some amazing books for Harlequin. Nancy Naigle writes the best holiday books. The others are new to me.

  27. Eva Millien

    Except for Erin Nicholas, whose books I love, all the rest are new to me, but they are ones that I have on “get to know” list! Thanks for sharing and have a wonderful, safe and healthy holiday season!

  28. diannekc

    Except for Nancy Nagle, Dani Collins and Joanne Rock, these are all new authors to me. Love discovering new authors.

  29. Jen K

    I love Erin Nicholas. And J Marie is new to me. Thanks for featuring such a variety of authors!

  30. Tina R

    Anna J Stewart: Recipe for Redemption, More Than a Lawman and Reunited with the P.I.

    Joanne Rock: Second Chance Cowboy, Last Chance Christmas, The Rebel, and the Texas Playmakers series

    Nancy Naigle: Recipe for Romance and In for a Penny

    Erin Nicholas: The Bradfords and Sapphire Falls series

    Dani Collins: On the Edge and the Love in Montana series

    Jennifer Hayward, J Marie, Geri Krotow, B. Ivy Woods, and Nina Bocci are new to me.

  31. Trudy Dowling

    It seems crazy, since I have read almost 500 books this year, but I have never read any books by the above authors.

  32. Linda Townsend

    I love, love, love Erin Nicholas’ Boys of the Bayou series! Her Sapphire Falls series rocks too!

  33. Jana Leah

    I like Dani Collins’ Blue Spruce Lodge books. Jennifer Hayward is new to me.

  34. Jennifer H.

    Dani Collins has been an automatic buy for me the last couple of years with the exception of just 2 books. My favorite has been Only In His Sweetest Dreams. Erin Nicholas is a new to me author I can’t wait to look into more.

  35. Amy Friedentag

    I haven’t read any of these authors yet. Looking forward to it!

  36. Barbara Bates

    Love Joanne Rock and Dani Collins and the other authors are offering really nice prizes!

  37. Joanne B

    I have heard of Joanne Rock and Erin Nicolas, virally the other authors are new to me. Thanks for the chance.

  38. Terrill R.

    I’ve enjoyed books by Nina Bocci, Anna J. Stewart, and Erin Nicholas. I’ve most recently enjoyed Montana Dreams by Anna J. Stewart. I also loved Roman Crazy by Nina Bocci and Alice Clayton.

  39. Glenda M

    I’ve loved books by all of the ladies except 3: Nina Bocci, J Marie, and B Ivy Woods. I remember first ‘meeting’ Nancy Naigle through her Adam’s Grove series.

  40. BookLady

    I have enjoyed reading some of Nancy Naigle’s Christmas books, but the other authors are all new to me.

  41. flchen1

    Adore everything Erin Nicholas has written. Her latest, the Hot Cakes series, is sublime.

  42. Vicki Clevinger

    Believe it or not they are all new authors. Although I have heard od Dani Collins and Joanne Rock

  43. Patricia B.

    NINA BOCCI and ERIN NICOLAS are new to me authors. I have seen their books on line. J. Marie is an author that I have not heard of . Their books are not really the type I read. I have seen B. IVY WOODS books but not read any. I have really enjoyed the books that I have read in GERI KROTOW’s Silver Valley P.D. series. Two of the giveaway books I have read. I have read and enjoyed books by Jennifer Hayward, Nancy Naigle, Joanne Rock, and Dani Collins and Anna J. Stewart’s.

  44. Ellen C.

    Nina Bocci, Geri Krotow, and B. Ivy Woods are new to me. Have read many Joanne Rock, Nancy Naigle and Dani Collins titles. Many hours of reading enjoyment.

  45. veRONIca

    I’ve read Erin Nicholas before and enjoyed her work. Haven’t read anything by Geri Krotow yet so I’ll have to add her to the TBR

  46. rkcjmomma

    Love Nancy Naigle, J Marie, Erin Nicholas, and Joanne Rock! So many other great authors also! Some of their books that are my favorites are Christmas in Evergreen, Second chance rescue, Sugarcoated and The Perfect Catch!!!

  47. Diana Hardt

    I have read books by Joanne Rock and Anna J Stewart. All the other authors are new to me.

  48. Leeza Stetson

    I have read Her Texas Renegade by Joanne Rock, and enjoyed it. The other authors are all new to me. I’d look forward to discovering their work. Thanks for the chance

  49. Terrill R.

    I have read books by Nina Bocci, Erin Nicolas, and Anna J. Stewart. I’m familiar with the remaining, but they would be new to me reads. My most recent book by Stewart was Montana Dreams and I loved it, as well as the multi-authored series it belongs to. I also loved Roman Crazy by Nina Bocci and co-author, Alice Clayton.

  50. Athena Graeme

    Many of these authors are new to me … but that’s what I’m here for! I have read a few, Collins, etc, and they are always good!

  51. Anita H.

    I’m a big fan of Erin Nicolas, Dani Collins, Joanne Rock, Nancy Naigle and Jennifer Hayward. The others are new to me

  52. Pamela Conway

    I have Erin Nicholas & Joanne Rock books downloaded to read but haven’t read yet. Heard of Nancy Naigle, rest are completely new to me.

  53. Mary C.

    I’ve enjoyed books by Jennifer Hayward ,Nancy Naigle, Erin Nicolas, Geri Krotow, Anna J Stewart, Dani Collins and Joanne Rock. The others are new to me authors.

  54. Lilah Chavez

    Actually I think everyone is new to me except Joanne who I very much enjoy!

  55. Charizze Domingo

    I’ve heard of Jennifer Hayward and Erin Nicolas before. As for the rest, they’re new to me

  56. Irma

    Thank you so much! Jennifer Hayward, Nancy Naigle, Erin Nicolas, Geri Krotow, B. Ivy Woods, Nina Bocci, J Marie, Anna J Stewart, Dani Collins are all new to me.The only I’ve read books by is Joanne Rock.

  57. Amy R

    I’ve read one book by Erin Nicolas. These are new to me authors Jennifer Hayward,Nancy Naigle, Geri Krotow, B. Ivy Woods, Nina Bocci, J Marie, Anna J Stewart, Dani Collins And Joanne Rock

  58. Diane Sallans

    I have read a few of these authors, recognize a few more, but some are completely new to me.

  59. Janie McGaugh

    Everyone’s new to me except for Erin Nicholas. I’ve enjoyed her books in the Billionaires in Blue Jeans and Sapphire Falls series.

  60. smcmahon19

    These are all new authors for me. I look forward to getting to know them and their books!☘️