September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, and Avon Books (the romance imprint of HarperCollins) has donated $25,000 to the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance. They will also donate 25¢ from the sale of each of these seven romance novels, up to $25,000:
TO ENTER: Leave a comment on this post with the name of your favorite romance novel and/or let us know why you plan to support Avon’s Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month fundraiser.
CONTEST DETAILS: One winner will be chosen by random.org from among entries received by 6 pm CST on September 2. The winner will receive seven romance novels: The Deed by Lynsay Sands, Viscount Breckenridge to the Rescue by Stephanie Laurens, Star Crossed Seduction by Jenny Brown, In the Arms of a Marquess by Katharine Ashe, A Night to Surrender by Tessa Dare, One Night in London by Caroline Linden and The Seduction of Scandal by Cathy Maxwell. This prize must be shipped to a North American address.
Keep reading for more on Avon’s partnership with the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance . . .
Several Avon authors—including BookPage favorite Eloisa James—are helping spread the word about K.I.S.S. (“Know the Important Signs and Symptoms” of ovarian cancer). Here, you can watch a video of James speaking about how ovarian cancer has affected her personally. She also describes some of the symptoms women should be aware of:
Visit Avon’s website for more information on the books that are raising money for the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance. You can also watch video messages from authors Stephanie Laurens, Cathy Maxwell, Katharine Ashe, Tessa Dare and Caroline Linden.
ETA: Congratulations to our winner, Kim! Her favorite romance novel is Almost Heaven by Judith McNaught, and she is supporting Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month on behalf of a close friend.
Thank you to all who entered! Contest is now closed.