Friday, April 20, 2012

Black Dawn Book Release Celebration: Giveaway!

Claire. Shane. Eve. Michael. Many YA fans, especially those who enjoy vampire books, will know these names. They are the main characters in Rachel Caine's The Morganville Vampires series. To celebrate the release of book #12, Black Dawn, the wonderful people at NAL/Penguin Group USA will give one reader one copy of GLASS HOUSES, the book which began this unforgettable series, and a bookmark of BLACK DAWN.

Glass Houses (The Morganville Vampires #1)
by Rachel Caine
Genre: YA paranormal
Paperback, 239 pages
Published October 3rd 2006 by NAL Jam (first published October 1st 2006)

Blurb: From the author of the popular Weather Warden series comes the debut of an exciting new series set in Morganville, Texas, where you would be well advised to avoid being out after dark.

College freshman Claire Danvers has had enough of her nightmarish dorm situation. When Claire heads off-campus, the imposing old house where she finds a room may not be much better. Her new roommates don't show many signs of life, but they'll have Claire's back when the town's deepest secrets come crawling out, hungry for fresh blood.

Our Giveaway:
To win a copy of Glass Houses and a Black Dawn bookmark, leave a comment below and tell us your favorite part or character from The Morganville Vampires series, and if you haven't read the books yet, tell us what you like about vampires in general. Our giveaway is open internationally and ends on May 1. 

Available May 1st!
Black Dawn
by Rachel Caine
Hardcover: 384 pages
Publisher: NAL Hardcover (May 1, 2012)
ISBN-10: 0451236718
ISBN-13: 978-0451236715

The hotly-anticipated twelfth instalment in the Morganville Vampires series

Blurb: In Last Breath, the rain brought a new and dire threat to Morganville and its vampires... their ancient enemies, the draug. Now, the vampires are fighting a losing war, and it will fall to the residents of the Glass House: Michael, Eve, Shane and Claire, to take the fight to an enemy who threatens to destroy the town, forever.

Lovers of Morganville, rejoice: Black Dawn takes the intrigue, romance and nail-biting suspense of the series to its highest level yet! Join in the celebration of all things Morganville by visiting these participating blogs below.

The 12 Days of Morganville Madness Tour:

April 20th: GLASS HOUSES (Book 1)

April 21: THE DEAD GIRLS DANCE (Book 2)

April 22: MIDNIGHT ALLEY (Book 3)

April 23: FEAST OF FOOLS (Book 4) 

April 24: LORD OF MISRULE (Book 5)

April 25: CARPE CORPUS (Book 6)

April 26: FADE OUT (Book 7)

April 27: KISS OF DEATH (Book 8)

April 28: GHOST TOWN (Book 9)

April 29: BITE CLUB (Book 10)

April 30: LAST BREATH (Book 11)

MAY 1: BLACK DAWN (Book 12, NEW!)

Reader Girls thank NAL/Penguin Group USA.


  1. I have not read any of this series yes. I know I am behind. I would like to start reading this series though. I would love to read Book 1. My favorite thing about vampires is the danger surrounding them.

    rachel at thejeepdiva dot com

  2. Shane hands down is my favorite! I love that he hates Vampires and his best friend is one. I think he is at hot as sin! Love him!

  3. I loved the first few books, but then I didn't get to read on. I'd love to keep reading. It was a fun series.


  4. Shane is my favorite by far. He is extremely loyal and totally badass at the same time. It also helps that he is hot!

    mmafsmith at gmail dot com

  5. Myrnin is my favorite. He cracks me up. You never know when he's going to slip into the deep end of crazy.


  6. I would just love to get to read this series!!! I have to say that I'm fascinated by the lore & mystique of the vampire, it's such an exotic supernatural creature. From Dracula to Lestat, I've always enjoyed reading about vampires.
    Thank you so much for such a sweet giveaway :)
    Mary DeBorde
    zenrei57 (at) hotmail dot com

  7. Shane FTW! Handsome, funny and protective :)woooo! Thanks for the giveaway!


  8. I haven't read the series but I do like the dangers of the vampire worlds.
    mce1011 AT aol DOT com

  9. I haven't read the series but now I really NEED to!! I love the idea of a town of vampires.

    I love the vampire lore in all the books, how they're sometimes really lethal and other times tamer but so philosophical.

    Thanks so much!

    ccfioriole at gmail dot com

  10. My fav character is Oliver

  11. I haven't read the series, but what I like about vampires is they are usually mysterious!

  12. I haven't read them so don't have a favorite character yet. I would love to read them susand1408 at googlemail dot com

  13. I love the mystery of vampires!

  14. I haven't read any yet, shame on me! I like vampires because they are usually very smooth and mysterious.

  15. My favorite character would have to be Myrnin.

  16. I haven't started reading the series yet but I have heard so many great things about it I would love to start!!!