Tuesday, August 5, 2014

And the winners are...

The Swirl Awards Category winners for 2013 are...

MAINSTREAM ROMANCE
Super Nova by Jayne Rylon (Samhain Publishing)

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EROTIC ROMANCE
Winner - Whatever He Wants by Eve Vaughn (Eve Vaughn)


PARANORMAL/FANTASY/SI-FI
Angel’s Blade by Erin Leaf

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ROMANTIC SUSPENSE
Bruised by Stacey Deanne
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NOVELLA
Bad Boy Next Door by Melissa Blue

 
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NEW ADULT
The Space Between by Victoria H. Smith (Victoria H. Smith) 

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Monday, July 28, 2014

Down to the Wire


Photo credit: danjaeger 

We're down to the wire, ladies and gentlemen. The judges have until July 31 to hand in their score sheets to us. Hopefully, we'll have no discrepancies and have a quick turn around for all of you. Don't forget the reader's choice polls are still open as well. They will close at 11:59am on July 31st.

Friday, June 13, 2014

We're On Facebook & Twitter!


To help spread the word about multicultural romance, we're now on Facebook and Twitter. We'd love to have you FOLLOW us or LIKE us!





Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Loving Day Blog Hop: A Day of Celebration & Plenty of Giveaways!


The 2nd Annual Loving Day Blog Hop starts tomorrow June 12th and we're tickled pink! We have almost two dozen authors participating in our celebration and they've graciously donated books, swag and gift cards to all you hoppers! On top of that the Swirl Awards is also hosting a rafflecopter giveaway for a $25 gift card for Amazon or Barnes & Noble to one lucky winner.


(opens June 12th)


Blog posts will go up tomorrow morning at 9am EDT. So join in and hop through ALL the author blogs for what will be a day of  celebration, fun, and learning!
*To enter the individual author giveaways, you may be required to leave a comment*

LIST OF PARTICIPATING AUTHORS


2 ebook copies of Loving the Lawman

Solace Ames
ebook copy of Submission gift

eBook copy of  Bad Tabby: A Night Kitty Quickie by Renee Luke and CafĂ© Mocha by Vivienne Diane Neal

Reader’s Choice of an eBook from author’s backlist
& ARC of yet to be released Taken

Olivia Brynn 
eBook copy of At Ease

Sam Cheever
eBook copy of The Biggest Poser (EPUB, MOBI, PDF)

$10 Amazon Gift card AND eBook  copies of  Dual Desires and Keys to Heaven

eBook copy of Illicit Impulse and swag

eBook copy of Bruised

Reader’s Choice of an eBook from author’s backlist

eBook copy of historical anthology, FOR LOVE & LIBERTY

eBook copy of IR historical Stolen

eBook copy of A Heart Not Easily Broken

Maya Lairis
$10 Amazon Gift Card

$20 Amazon Gift Card
Choice of 1 book from author’s backlist
Choice of 1 of 3 Sandra Kitt IR eBook 

(The Color of Love, Close Encounters, Between Friends)

Choice of the following eBooks: The Reluctant Bride, Two For Tuesday or Prophecy of the Undead

Rawiya 
Reader's Choice from author's backlist

eBook copy of Friends and Lovers Series: You are Mine and a Mighty Good Man

eBook copy of Sergei, Sergei II and In Jack's Arms

$10 gift card to Amazon or Barnes & Noble

$10 Kobo gift card

Reese Ryan
eBook copies of the Bad Boys Gone Good Series: Love Me Not and Making the First Move

Reader’s Choice of an eBook from author’s backlist

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

The List Keeps Growing


The participant list for the 2nd Annual Loving Day Blog Hop keeps growing! If you're interested in participating and you're an author, publisher, reviewer or the owner of a blog, email us at the swirl net @gmail.com (minus the spaces) and we'll put you on the list.

The Loving Day Blog Hop will run all day on June 12.

Participating authors as of  June 9, 2014:
Kianna Alexander
Solace Ames
Sydney Arrison
Koko Brown
Olivia Brynn
Sam Cheever
Shlya Colt
Alexa Day
Stacy-Deanne
Dahlia DeWinters
Lena Hart
Roslyn Holcomb
M. J. Kane
Mya Lairis
L.V. Lewis
Sharita Lira
Rae Lori
Fiona McGier
Romance Novels in Color
Lisa G. Riley
Keshia Robertson
Reese Ryan
Roxie Rivera
Vallory Vance
Eve Vaughn
Kenya Wright

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

2nd Annual Loving Day Blog Hop






The Swirl Awards will host the 2nd Annual Loving Day Blog Hop! This online event is scheduled for June 12 and will be a fun-filled event featuring prizes and giveaways by authors who write multicultural/interracial romance. Blog hoppers can expect to learn something new from the history surrounding anti-miscegenation laws to what inspires these fantastic authors to write about "loving relationships".

 The LOVING DAY BLOG HOP will begin at 12:01 am EST on June 12 and end at 9 am EDT.

If you're an author, reviewer or blogger and would like to participate, please contact us at the swirl net@gmail.com (minus the spaces)


Kianna Alexander
Solace Ames
Koko Brown
Sam Cheever
Shlya Colt
Stacy-Deanne
Dahlia DeWinters
Lisa G. Riley
Roslyn Holcomb
M. J. Kane
Rae Lori
Romance Novels in Color
Reese Ryan
Roxie Rivera
Eve Vaughn

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Reader Choice Polls Are Now Open


The Reader Choice Polls for the 2013 Swirl Awards are now open! From now until July 31st, you can vote for your favorite IR/Multicultural Series, IR/Multicultural Cover and IR/Multicultural Publisher of 2013. 
Happy voting!