IWU Summer Splash Blog Hop – JULY 26-29


Welcome to the 2013 Summer Splash Blog Hop, brought to you by the writers of Indie Writers Unite.  There’s all kinds of swag to be won as well as some amazing grand prizes (see below for grand prize information)
Each writer will be hosting their own giveaway on their blogs and offering their own prizes in addition to the grand prizes.  Click HERE to start hopping the author pages.

My Prizes are: 

15,000 words edited free (novel)
$25 Amazon Gift Card (separate rafflecopter)

To enter one or both of the Rafflecopters, click the links below, and the Rafflecopters will magically appear:

Main Prize (Free Editing)

a Rafflecopter giveaway


$25 Amazon Gift Card

a Rafflecopter giveaway

About the Manuscript Editing Prize:

Manuscript editing by a published author and professional writing instructor.

As a former instructor for Writer’s Digest Online Workshops for ten years in their advanced novel courses, I am offering my editing services to the winner of my contest. (See ‘EDITING’ Rafflecopter for instructions.)

Valued at $300 (@ $.02 per word). The first 15,000 words of your novel (approximately 60 double-spaced pages).

Content Editing Feedback for: Plot/Storyline/Character development/Description/Pacing. 

Light Line Editing for: Sentence structure/punctuation/spelling/grammar/writing style, etc.

The second and third place runners-up will receive a Carol Davis Luce ebook of their choice.  

 As the for the grand prizes, there are 6.  What are they?

#1 Kindle Fire 8.9 HD

#2 $100 Amazon Gift Card

#3 $50 Amazon Gift Card

#4 15 paperbacks personally signed by our authors

#5 38 Ebooks gifted to you from our authors

#6 38 eBooks (yep, we’re doing this not once, but twice)!


TWEET USING THE HASHTAG  #splashwithusIt’s that simple. We’ll keep track of all the tweets and then draw for the grand-prize winners at the end of the hop. Winners will be announced on or before July 31st on this site.RULES:Tweets MUST include:1. The hashtag #splashwithus (This is how we track them)
2. A link to the blog hop.

You may tweet as much as you like throughout the hop.

More Tweets = More Chances to WIN!!!

***As a side note, our authors will be tweeting about the hop as well, but they are not eligible for any of the grand prizes.***

Here are some sample tweets you can cut/paste:

WIN a $300 Kindle Fire, Amazon gift cards & more at the #bloghop http://ow.ly/nfebP #giveaway #win #freekindle #splashwithus #amreading

WIN FREE SWAG at the author #bloghop http://ow.ly/nfeCh prizes include a kindle fire! #freekindle #free #giveaway #win #splashwithus

ENTER TO WIN A KINDLE FIRE at the author blog hop http://ow.ly/nfeRZ #kindlefree #free #lovebooks #win #giveaway #splashwithus #win

WIN BIG at the author blog hop. More than 50 prizes including a kindle fire HD! http://ow.ly/nffyV #kindlefire #amwriting #splashwithus


To enter to win the free signed paperback books and the free books for your kindle, you MUST visit every single author blog hop page and enter whatever contest/giveaway they are running.  Once you’ve visited them all, send an email HERE, with the subject line: FREE BOOKS.


Want a teaser of some of the items up for grabs on the author pages? Click HERE


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12 responses to “IWU Summer Splash Blog Hop – JULY 26-29

  1. cherylbradshaw

    Saying hello 🙂

  2. jdh2690

    What a clever contest you’re running, Carol…for both writers and readers! Thanks for participating in this fun Summer Splash Blog Hop.

  3. Thanks, jdh2690. Writers are readers, and many readers want to be writers. :-).

  4. thanks for joining the hop!

  5. Thank you for being a part of the hop and offering something for both readers and writers to win!

  6. ahthompson

    Great prizes! Happy hopping!!

  7. Valerie Rhodes

    What an absolute treat.. ;)) Thanks for being part of the hop! and to many more years of success!

  8. dnkboston

    While I think all of us are offering great giveaways, I won’t be surprised at all if yours is the most coveted of all. Awesome!

  9. Thanks for participating in the Blog Hop!

  10. shadowluvs2read

    Hi! Thank you for participating in this awesome hop! Im having a blast! Thank you the fantastic giveaways too! 🙂

  11. Admin - Eleni

    Aloha Carol. Just another IWU author coming by to wish you success!

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