Giveaway: Georgette Heyer Grab Bag of Three Books!

August 16th would be the 110th birthday of Georgette Heyer! As the current publisher of all 52 of Heyer's novels, Sourcebooks wants to celebrate her birthday by giving a lucky reader of my blog a surprise grab bag of three Heyer books!

To enter, help us celebrate by leaving a comment with your "Heyer Moment"- how did you discover her books? What is your favorite book by Heyer? What is your fave memory of reading her books? Why do you love her books, or even why you want to try reading her books if you haven't yet!

The prize pack consists of three surprise Heyer books, including 1 Romance, 1 Mystery, and 1 Historical Fiction. The books pictured are not neccessarily the books in the grab bag, it will be a surprise!

Contest will end on Georgette Heyer's birthday, August 16th!

Leave a comment with your "Heyer Moment" to join in the birthday celebration!

Sourcebooks has generously provided a surprise pack of three of Heyer's books for readers of my blog!

All you have to do is follow my blog publicly and leave a comment on this review with your email address! Please follow publicly or I can't tell that you are following :) Also, if you aren't comfortable leaving your email here, go ahead and leave a comment and then send me an email with your email addy
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  • Extra entries are optional and can all be left in the same comment
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  • Books will be mailed out by Sourcebooks, it is the publisher's responsibility to mail out the prizes. Please allow up to 8 weeks for delivery.
  • Must be 18 or over 
  • Ends Aug 16
Thanks to everyone for entering! Good luck!  

Check out my reviews of two of Heyer's books here:


  1. My moment was when I found an audio book copy of Friday's Child.
    I had tried to read the book before but had to return it to the language institue before I even read much of it.

    The audio book was a revelation, I loved Hero and Sherry and Sherry's friends, and I was surprised to find it was such a funny book, I was laughing so much, and with so much glee.


  2. I ran across Georgette Heyer's books in the library as a teenager. They were the first romance books I read and I read every one the library had. Since I loved history, and I've always been a sucker for a happy ending, I loved them. It's been quite a few years since I read them and it would be great to revisit the stories and read them again.

    Barbed1951 at aol dot com
    GFC: Barbara E.

  3. LOL!
    I've been a RSS follower forever.... guess I'll need to GFC ;)

    I've never read one of her books, I keep seeing them around though & would love to try her out

  4. I have been wanting to try one of her mysteries for like ever and ever. I wonder if they are on audio?
    (not an entry)

  5. Thanks for the giveaway!

    old GFC follower
    sidebar post:

    bookwormsusanna AT gmail DOT com

  6. My Heyer moment is that many of my favorite authors were inspired by her! Devil's Cub is one of her best.
    GFC follower
    lvsgund at

  7. I have read one of her books and I'm hooked. I would love to win thanks!


  8. In the Hammock Book Reviews: Giveaway: Georgette Heyer Grab Bag of Three Books!...

    (extras above)


  9. Okay, confession time! I actually have not read her books, but I own a few titles already. My historical fiction friends rave about her so, of course, I'm on a mission to collect her books. Thanks so much for the chance!

    GFC--The True Book Addict



  10. I used to read her books when I was younger and would like to read a couple to celebrate her anniversary.....good summer reads

  11. I started to read Georgette Heyer's books when I joined a library many years ago and looked for and enjoyed classics. My favorite novel is Arabella. saubleb(at)gmail(dot)com

  12. I must admit I have never read one of her books, but would love to try one. I am a long time follower on GFC. Thanks so much for hosting this giveaway. kittycrochettwo at msn dot com

  13. I read my first couple of Heyer books last year for the last time, and I was hooked! Such a classy writer, and I hope to read all her books one day.

    Contest entry info:

    CalicoCritic at gmail dot com

    GFC Follower: LHartness

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    Thanks for the giveaway!


  14. Just read my comment again-- not the "last time"-- the FIRST time I read her was last year. D'oh!


  15. i have yet to read any of GeorgetteHeyer's books, but i have heard so many great things about her books, that i am excited to enter this giveaway!!!

    GFC follower as Cyn209

    cyn209 at juno dot com

  16. I've never heard of Georgette before what a great way to celebrate what would have been her birthday!

  17. The first time I heard of Heyer was while reading a review of one of her books on the Smart Bitches blog. I immediately looked up her works at the library when I had the time.

    mkrick127 at gmail dot com

  18. GFC follower as Chris and I found Georgette Heyer about a year and a half ago on the local library shelf. Since then I have tried to get my hands on as many of her books as possible. I LOVE them!

    kissyjensen at gmail dot com

  19. I would love to read these books!

  20. GFC: Lilian Cheng
    I "discovered" her because I was chatting with a fellow book blogger, Christina from A Reader of Fictions, and she commented that she thought Heyer's romance was classy for their covers (looking like an Austen classic). And I ended up curious about Heyer's work.


    lilianxcheng AT

  21. I discovered Georgette Heyer by Googling 'authors like Jane Austen'. I then went to the local library and borrowed 'The Grand Sophy', the only book of hers that they had. It was a lonely point in my life when I discovered her, and she cheered me right up and made me feel hopeful.

    I've never looked back!

    Following you on GFC as Cathie Maud!


Thanks so much for your lovely comments!