Sunday, December 11, 2011

SFR Holiday Blitz 2011

Win free science fiction romance ebooks at the 2011 SFR Holiday Blitz!

A number of bloggers and authors have teamed up this holiday season so you can enter for a chance to win a variety of science fiction romance ebooks.

LIKE this...

by Pauline Baird Jones

With all of time at risk, it's a bad time to fall in love...
unless it's the only time...

Robert Clementyne is going on a transmogrification machine hunt. He fears finding the machine will be as difficult as pronouncing the name. How can the steam-powered device perform as advertised, and how useful can any information be, coming from a steampunk themed bowling alley/museum?

It's pretty crazy, but he's been there, done that, and thinks he can handle it. And then he meets the proprietor/curator...Emily Babcock. Emily grew up in crazy, still lives in it-hey, it's her freaking zip code. So no worries when Robert and his team walk into her bowling alley.

The first visitors ever to her museum. But neither of them is prepared for what happens when they open the door to the past...and the future.

With a side trip through Roswell...and a face-to-face meeting with an evil genius/wannabe-who is on his way to becoming evil overlord-of-everything...

AND this...

Dreamspell Steampunk
Volume 1
by Pauline B. Jones
Heather Massey
Linda Houlse
and Chris Samson

Enjoy four Steampunk stories:

Steam Time by Pauline B Jones
The man formerly known as Tobias Smith hadn’t planned to ride along with Dr. Everly and his Medicine Show. Grifters gave him a pain their elixirs couldn’t heal. But he was headed to Marfa, too. And Everly’s son turned out to be a really a fine looking damsel—one in distress when the ghost lights of Marfa bump them into an alternate reality complete with an automaton gang and airships. Could he be the good guy? Be the hero, save the day and get the girl?

The Prometheus Engine by Chris Samson
When an airship is shot down over the desolate Kashmir landscape, seven survivors of disparate backgrounds must band together to escape. As a swarm of marauders approaches, the survivors’ only hope lies in the untested Prometheus Engine.

Steambot Rampage by Heather Massey
On the eve of the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition, a no-nonsense secretary and an intrepid reporter join forces to battle a bizarre automaton on a rampage.

Angelina by Linda Houle
Valerie is fascinated with an antique ruby and diamond pendant. Where did it come from and why was it hidden in a makeshift wall safe? An old log cabin on her new husband’s ranch holds the answers and a lot more, but once Val goes through a secret door will she ever find her way back home?

--~ eBook Giveaway courtesy of authors ~--

WIN a copy of these ebooks!

2 - winners: one for each
Winners can choose from the following formats: PDF, Mobi, or ePub.

Open to all.

Offer ends: December 16, 2011


1. Send me a link to a picture of something steampunk - holiday themed.

2. Tell me which ebook you would like.

AND, leave your email (if I don't already have it)


Contest has ended - winner is here


Participant entries:

I couldn't resist. Here's my pick, a steampunk reindeer from Urban Threads...

AimeeKay's pick...

Bookwyrm's pick...

DeAnn's pick...

Ilona's pick...

Laurie's pick...

Lena's pick...

Liz's pick...

Mama Elk's pick...

Marta's pick...

Sullivan McPig's pick...

Teressa's pick...

who's next?


NOW, visit these participating Holiday Blitzers for more prizes:

Alien Romances

CONTACT – Infinite Futures

Love Romance Passion

SFR Brigade

Smart Girls Love SciFi & Paranormal Romance


The Galaxy Express

vvb32 reads - this is the post for it ;-D


  1. That is one awesome reindeer!! :D

    This literary dinosaur [bibliosaur?] is gonna have to eventually get an ereader, that's all there is to it, by golly! hehe

  2. OK, I see your Steampunk reindeer and raise you a holiday dirigible ornament. :)

    Thanks for being a SFR Holiday Blitz host blog! Both of Pauline Baird Jones' offerings sound fantastic.


  4. That is a crazy looking reindeer!


    I found this site with beautiful steampunk ornaments :-) Would love to win Steamrolled!

    smaccall AT

  6. I saw this and just thought "awesomeness!"

    I would love to read the Dreamspell Steampunk vol. one.

    Mamaelk1113 at gmail dot com

  7. Thank you for doing this!!!
    Happy Holidays~

  8. Thanks for the contest, I would love Steamrolled as I already read the anthology,

    Here is some Christmas steampunk jewelry:,steampunk_jewellery5.jpg/

    Happy Holidays!

  9. I love the steampunk Santa! And am going to check out Liz's steampunk jewelry!

  10. Everyone needs a bauble for the tree:

    If I get lucky and win I'd love Dreamspell Steampunk Volume 1

  11. I wish I could get this ornament for my tree!:

    If I win I would like to get Steamrolled, however both books look really good!
    Thanks for the giveaway!

  12. What a fun post! I'd love to have the anthology; I already have Steamrolled.

    Here's my contribution:

  13. Here are some pretty steampunk ornaments that I wouldn't mind hanging from my tree:
    And if I win, I'd love a copy of Steamrolled. though both books look great!

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  15. nice one of those looked like gingerbread!

  16. Steamrolled Rocks! An excellent novel by Pauline!

  17. My choice:

    I´d like Dreamspell Steampunk, if I win :)



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