Be omnivorous, don't just read one kind of book, read everything. - Richard Wagamese

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

2012 Debut Adult Fiction Authors Challenge

What is this challenge about?

This challenge is for anyone who intends to read/spotlight 2012 Adult Fiction Debut Novels. This challenge was inspired by The Young Adult Debut author challenge hosted by Kristi at The Story Siren.

1. Challenge will run from January 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012.

2. Once the challenge has begun, each month there will be a post with a Mr. Linky, please come and add your link.

3. You may link your review, guest post or interview. The goal is to spotlight these 2012 debut authors, and get the word out about their debut books.

4. Please sign up for the Challenge using the linky (If you do not have a blog, you may use the comment section).

5. You do not have to choose your books ahead of time.

If you would be so kind, please spread the word about this challenge by creating a post on your blog/website and link back to this sign up page.


Gold: 10+ Reviews, Interviews and/or Guest Posts
Silver: 6-9 Reviews, Interviews and/or Guest Posts
Bronze: 1-5 Reviews, Interviews and/or Guest Posts


  1. I like this! I actually read quite a few adult debut authors this past year, and hope to keep it up.

  2. This sounds like a great challenge! I might have to think about joining! Thanks for sharing this!

  3. Hello!
    I LOVE Adult Fiction!!! I am SOOOOO glad I saw this button at The Story Siren!! Thank you SO much for holding this Challenge!!
    I made my page 'specifically for' Challenges! The link I entered will take you 'directly to the page'! My HOME page is www.lauriehere.blogspot.com
    I shared this on Google +, (Laurie Carlson), of course! I don't know your specific name to ADD you to my circles? Would you mind emailing me your name so I may do so? I'd really appreciate it! I am setting up a separate circle for Challenges!
    Hoping to help you get MORE people to sign up!! I will be posting a 'main' Blog Post and will come back here to let you know when! It will be on my HOME page when I do so! That way ALL my Followers, even the ones who are NOT in Google Circles, but the ones who follow me via GFC WILL see this! I will also post this on my Facebook page as Laurie Carlson! Please come over and send a Friends Request!! I posted this on Twitter as @laurieisreading Here's the link: https://twitter.com/#!/laurieisreading/status/152865388990959616 Come on over to Twitter and follow me there, too!
    I'm going over to Goodreads to Friend you!
    Will there be a 'specific date each month' you would like us to Post our Post? I will list my email addy so you can get back to me!
    I joined GFC as lauriehere
    I LIKE your FB page!
    I am following you via Networked Blogs!
    I think that covers everything?
    Laurie Carlson
    laurieisreading at gmail dot com

  4. Hi Laurie. I don't use google plus. Thanks for signing up!

  5. I just signed up and I'm really looking forward to this!

  6. My post is up! This will be fun. I think it's important to spotlight debut authors, especially when their work is awesome!

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