Blog Post: Who wants my proof copy? (Dragos Takes A Holiday giveaway)

Hi folks!

I have one proof copy of the print edition of Dragos Takes A Holiday, and I’ve decided to give it away. I love it so much! It turned out beautifully.

I’m keeping the giveaway simple – leave a comment for a chance to win this little beauty. Yes, the giveaway is international, and it’s open to anybody–readers, other writers and book bloggers.

I’ll announce a winner at 12 noon MDT on Friday December 20th.

Good luck!

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154 Responses

  1. jackie woodland says:

    Would love to read more on how Dragos is doing and what he does for the holidays

    • Cathy Brown says:

      I loved the book. The Peanut is so sweet and the family life is wonderful….I want to read more.

  2. Star Holloway says:

    Wonderful cover! I love this series. ๐Ÿ™‚

  3. I’d love to get the proof copy. It would look so nice side by side with mine (not that my story can compete in the least with yours, but it would look tremendeously good for me!). And I love the series!!!

  4. emily cyr says:

    I love this!

  5. Aurรฉlia Evangelaire says:

    Hello ๐Ÿ™‚
    I’ve finished my first book of the Elder Races yesterday and I absolutely loooooooved it!
    It was a real delight to discover your universe and your characters! I can’t wait to read the other books of the series.
    Thanks and have a nice day ๐Ÿ˜‰

  6. Sheryl Nyary says:

    I would love this. By far one of the best series out there.

  7. Sue Klepinger says:

    I would LOVE to have the proof copy of Dragos Takes a Holiday. Even though I have a copy on my ereader, there is nothing like holding a book in your hands. Thanks. Thea!

  8. Cheryl says:

    I can’t get enough of Dragos, Pia & Peanut. Their story is captivating; I want more!!

  9. Rhona says:

    Read it yesterday on my kindle. Loved it!

  10. Jane-Ann says:

    I just love Dragos, Pia and Liam. They are so special. I think they should take more vacations!

  11. Pam Rushen says:

    This is so cool of you. Thanks so much for sharing ๐Ÿ™‚

  12. elaing8 says:

    Would love to win this.
    Happy Holidays.

  13. Samantha says:

    Loved, loved, loved getting to read from Liam’s perspective! It was so cute, and I can’t think of any other paranormal series where we get the full family’s POV. I hope his voice becomes a regular part of the Elder Races books. It would be interesting to see what he thinks of all the shenanigans going on around Cuelibre Towers!! ๐Ÿ™‚

  14. Raonaid Luckwell says:

    That cover! Yum! The book looks great!

  15. Kristina O. says:

    Happy Holidays! ๐Ÿ™‚

  16. Irene Jackson says:

    I would love to have it ๐Ÿ™‚ Thank you for giving us a chance . Pia and Dragos are my favourite couple.

  17. Letitia Hensley says:

    Wow – would love this, Thanks. Good luck everyone and Happy Friday the 13th.

  18. Antonija O. says:

    great cover

  19. Laura Frรญas says:

    wow!! Thank you for the opportunity ๐Ÿ™‚ I’d love to win it! ๐Ÿ˜€

  20. Danijela D. says:

    Would love to win this. Great cover. ๐Ÿ˜€

  21. Sharon Shearouse says:

    I would LOVE a proof copy!!! I really enjoy your books & your ebooks! ๐Ÿ™‚

  22. Renee P says:

    This is such a cool idea! Thanks for the opportunity!

  23. Mandy Miller says:

    Please?!?! It would make my day!! Pretty please!

  24. Rebecca Nadeau says:

    I love this contest, I love getting books that are special.

  25. wow, your blog wants me to do math. scary…

    anyway, hi… I already read it, but I’d love a dead tree copy!

  26. evening-green says:

    It looks lovely, thank you for doing a givaeaway!

  27. Kris says:

    Oh, pick me. I love your Elder Races books. And getting part of the book through Liam’s POV was very cool.

  28. Cinzia says:

    I do love Dragos, Pia and Liam! This novel is amazing!

  29. Sabine W says:

    Would love to read this *-* Dragos is simply the best.
    Thanks for the giveaway.

  30. Loretta Harris says:

    This would make an awesome early Christmas treat!

  31. Angela Caldwell says:

    Wonderful. It turned out beautiful. Happy Holidays and thank you for a great giveaway.

  32. Krystal says:

    Oh me please!!!! LOVE these books.

  33. Julie says:

    Thanks for the chance to win!

  34. Erin says:

    Such a nice cover. Can’t wait to read this.

  35. Alaina says:

    It looks GORGEOUS!! Fingers crossed for winning!
    Thank you for offering it!

  36. Nancy L.R. says:

    I love this series! & I adore little Peanut! I cannot wait to read more about him in the upcoming books.

    Thanks for the giveaway!

  37. Jo says:

    Thea, it would be an absolute honor to win your proof copy. I can’t wait to share your books with my girls when they get older. Every character in the Elder Races has been so unique and true to themselves please don’t stop the series. Enjoy your Christmas.

  38. Marianne W says:

    I fell in love with Dragos and would love to win your proof copy! Thanks so much for the Elder Races!

  39. Mihaela Florentina says:

    I loved this book! Thank you for the giveaway,Thea! Have a great weekend!!

  40. Michelle k says:

    Omg, omg, I would LOVE this! I reread your Elder Races books because they are so good (which takes away reading time from my TbR list!)

  41. Diana says:

    A wonderful book! I’d love to add it on my bookshelf!

  42. Penelope Crampton says:

    I read it, I loved it and would really like this copy of Dragos Takes A Holiday!!!

  43. Lydia Carpio-Acosta says:

    Would love a copy
    A great way to spend winter nights … reading

  44. Shannon Hobock says:

    I already read it on Kindle but I’d live to have this copy!

  45. Lulu says:

    Would love to read a book of this series. Cool giveaway. ๐Ÿ˜‰

  46. Shiuli says:

    I would love a copy. I love to read more about how dragos pia and peanut are doing.

  47. Jazzi says:

    I’d love to win. Already read it, but I will again. I already know I need a paperback copy. The cover is just so beautiful *sigh*

  48. Susan Naude says:

    Love Dragos; I reread these books over and over!

  49. Peggy says:

    Love the Elder Races and Dragos takes a Holiday was a lovely treat short though it is ๐Ÿ˜‰

  50. Julie Rowe says:

    I’m in Canada, but would love a copy if you don’t mind mailing here. ๐Ÿ™‚
    Julie Rowe

  51. Michelle says:

    Wow I would love to have a proof copy! These are my favourite three characters in all of your books, and I found the story delightful! Hope we get to see more of Dragos, Pia, and Liam – particularly as Liam grows older! His POV is such a joy.

  52. Diane says:

    What a beautiful cover!!! I would love the chance to win!!!

  53. Sue says:

    I would love the print copy. This is one of my favourite series ever, I just love the dynamics between Dragos and Pia. Also, can’t wait for Liam to grow up but he’s just so cute and funny as a baby I love him at this age too, OMG, I think I thought the same thing about my own child!

  54. Yvonne B says:

    Gorgeous cover.

  55. Melissa H says:

    LOVE Dragos and Pia. The relationship between these two is truly wonderful to read. Reading this novella with Peanut, was amazing and beautiful, seeing Dragos as a loving Daddy and how the Peanut has changed their lives. Plus Peanut inheriting Pia’s lock-picking ability and going on his own adventure was incredibly cute and endearing

  56. Elizabeth H. says:

    I have a spot on my bookshelf right next to KINKED for this little beauty! Thanks for the giveaway!!

  57. Brooke S. says:

    I love your books and I would love to own a copy of this!

  58. elizabeth ziko says:

    Beautiful Cover!!

  59. JP says:


  60. Heather says:

    Love Love Love! I can’t wit to read the newest addition to the series ๐Ÿ™‚ Whether it is your proof copy or when it comes out! I’ll be happy!

  61. Linda Trzaskoma says:

    I bought the Kindle version, but would love, love, love a print copy. Thanks for the chance to win it.
    I love Dragos, Pia, and Peanut, and the whole series.

  62. I love your books and would be thrilled to win the proof copy. Please keep up your fabulous writing. Love seeing your picks of baby doll. I hope to have grandchildren my self one day. it would be so nice so happy You have your little treasure.Merry ?Christmas to you and yours
    Regards Jenette from Australia.

  63. Lisa Guertin says:

    I love your books but especially Pia and Dragons.

  64. Amylee says:

    Ooohhh, pick me please! I absolutely love this series. I own all of the print copies that are available. I work at my local library, and I make sure we get anything new that you release, in paper and ebook format ๐Ÿ™‚

  65. Ren says:

    I want it please! ๐Ÿ™‚

  66. Wren b. says:

    Love this series and I love Dragos!

  67. Barbara Elness says:

    I love to win our copy, I’m looking forward to reading more about Dragos and Pia.

  68. Shelley Dodge says:

    Thank you for the chance to win! Love Dragos, Pia, and the Peanut!

  69. David says:

    Sweet, cant wait to read it.

  70. Brianna says:

    Pretty sure Dragos and family will need a holiday to recover from their holiday :D. Super excited for this next adventure!

  71. Aly P says:

    Me, pick me!!! I love Dragos and want more stories with him as a main character ๐Ÿ˜€

  72. Linda says:

    I’d love a copy! Dragonbound was the book that got me started on PNR. I so loved the story.

  73. taina pfenninger says:

    Please, please, please pick me <3<3<3<3 loves reading bout dragos pia and the peanut

  74. Cecilia says:

    Comment! comment! COMMENT!!!!!

  75. Lauren @ Love is not a triangle says:

    I want to go on holiday with dragos!

  76. Timitra says:

    It is very beautiful!

  77. Aldara says:

    I would love to win a copy.

  78. Jolanda W. says:

    I would love to especially since your books are not published in The Netherlands:D

  79. winnie says:

    Would love to be entered. Thanks for the chance!

  80. Mary Ann Wright says:

    Would absolutely LOVE to have your proof copy. I don’t have a nook nor kindle nor any other electronic reader so I haven’t had the pleasure of reading this adventure. If there is a way to purchase and download this and your other e-stories onto a computer, would you please post?
    Thanks very much for sharing!

  81. LynnL says:

    I am always happy to have a new Dragos and Pia story.

  82. Viki S. says:

    I’d love it! I like to keep hard copies of my favorite authors so this would be great! Thank you.

  83. Ace says:

    One of the best books I’ve read this year. Short, sweet, and sexy. Putting it on my Santa list. ๐Ÿ˜‰

  84. Cessan says:

    Dragos on holliday!!! Whooaaa ! Cant wait to read it!!! Im pretty sure I wont win (cause i never do) but if you never try you most definitely never win!!! Happy holliday, Love from Sweden

  85. Renee C says:

    WANT WANT WANT! I love reading about this couple! It is so atypical that the first couple in a series is the most endearing – but Pia & Dragos are my all time fave ๐Ÿ™‚

  86. JenM says:

    I would love your proof copy! Thanks for giving it away.

  87. Cathy Saldin says:

    Love it! Yes I want it. Hope you publish a collection of your novellas soon. Thanks for the great reads.

  88. Tola says:

    I really love peanut ๐Ÿ™‚ This book is awesome!

  89. Geralyn Brumley says:

    I would love this copy!

  90. tina Autry says:

    I would love to have more Dragos!

  91. Rebecca Carr says:

    Loved the book!

  92. Kimook says:

    I’ve already purchased the kindle version of Dragos takes a holiday from Amazon after I’ve finished Lord’s Fall last night. I really like when Dragos and Pia are together with Little Peanut. Although, I have a kindle version, but it’d be a pleasure to have your proof copy (with your autograph is possible) sent to me as a Christmas gift. :))

  93. Alison says:

    I loved the peanut pov in this. It is a wonderful little story and I would be happy to have a physical copy also. Happy Holidays!

  94. Racquel says:

    Can’t wait to read more about Pia, Dragos & the Peanut! Also, great font on the title page!

  95. Arielle Rae Aguilar says:

    I absolutely love this series! Going through a reread now so that i could read Kinked. I can’t believe you’re having a giveaway! And a novella at that! It’s really hard for people who can’t buy e-books to read those novellas so I’m very happy that you’re giving away a paperback edition! And I really REALLY want to read more of your books and anything at all from the universe you made
    I would LOVE to have this copy
    Have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year ! ๐Ÿ˜€

  96. Anna Sigrรบn Reynisdรณttir says:

    me and my mom love your Elder races series, especially Dragos and Pia ๐Ÿ˜€

  97. Katrina says:

    I loved this book, I hope Peanut features in future books. ๐Ÿ™‚

  98. Mary Jo Toth says:

    I love Dragos and Pia! Can’t wait to read more about Peanut, aka Liam.

  99. Fillie says:

    omigosh it’s in print?! i loved this book. just wished there was more. thanks for the giveaway! gooo peanut!!

  100. Rachel N. says:

    Thank you for the chance to add this lovely book to my in print collection!

  101. Stacey says:

    1) I adore this series (and Dragos, Pia and Little Peanut)
    2) I could really use a holiday (and a holiday read)
    3) I’ve addicted my book club to this series… ๐Ÿ™‚

  102. Karen Orrence says:

    Just finished re-reading it last night! Liam’s perspective was wonderfully written. What an adorable character. Can’t wait to read more about Dragos, Pia, and Liam’s adventures.

  103. Kamie Rhodes says:

    Found your Elder Races series and have just been tearing through them. Ready for Kinked and would love to read more about Dragos.

  104. Ann says:

    I would love a chance to read the book. thanks.

  105. Heida says:

    Would love to have a copy! The series is so fun.

  106. Robin says:

    I love this series. Can’t wait to read about Dragos.

  107. Sabrina P says:

    I’ll give the book a great home!

  108. Erika Keyton says:

    I might give my right arm for this book. I love this series and believe that I was a sentinel in my last life.

  109. Jessica says:

    I would love to win this so much. Please put me in the drawing.

  110. E Griffin says:

    Having a book in hand is the best.

  111. Natasha H says:

    I’d love to read it! Reading Kinked right now

  112. Supru says:

    Oh my I do, I do!!!!!!!! I’m in love with Dragos (well and all he other characters lol) *wink*

  113. Raina Collins says:

    Can’t wait to read this. Love the cover.

  114. Thank you for the opportunity to win this. I would love to hear more about Dragos!

  115. Xia Thao says:

    I love Dragos! And I’m so excited to see more of peanut!

  116. Terri Lambert says:

    I would love a copy.

  117. Cheryl Sanders says:

    I would love to have a proof copy of Dragos Takes A Holiday! Thank you for the giveaway ๐Ÿ™‚

  118. Carole Gunn says:

    Would so love to get lost between the covers of another of your wonderful books!

  119. Erin says:

    Oh I just started reading Dragon Bound and love it!!! This would be an awesome Christmas present!

  120. Ayisha H. says:

    Love Peanut! Thanks for this giveaway ๐Ÿ™‚
    Good luck to everybody!

  121. Anita Lenz says:

    That was a great book and this is a fun drawing. Thanks for offering it.

  122. Shyral says:

    I ordered a kindle copy of this for my pc. I would love to have a hard copy of the book.

  123. Angie_STL says:

    I’d love to win one of your books!! And authors that offer giveaways are just the best!!

  124. Griffin Asher says:

    So glad you’re getting this out in print. Such a lovely story! ๐Ÿ™‚

  125. Regina says:

    I would LOVE to win this book so much that I, time first in my live, have written a post, but I simply must try as this is my favorite series.
    Pardon any mistakes that I made โ€“ English isnโ€™t my native language.
    Happy Holidays for everyone!

  126. Pollyanna says:

    I would love to win this book… Would be a great Christmas present ๐Ÿ™‚

  127. Linda says:

    Iยดd love to win this!! *grabby hands*
    Thanks for the giveaway & Happy Wednesday!

  128. Raba says:

    I loved the Peanut and I hope we see more of Dragos, Pia and Liam.

  129. bn100 says:

    Looks nice

  130. Chanpreet says:

    Is it even possible for Drago to relax let alone go on vacation? I’m looking forward to finding out!

  131. Lydia Carpio Acosta says:

    Love whole series

  132. Dana W says:

    Oh this proof copy looks fantastic – I’d love to win, but it would be a great holiday gift for anyone!

  133. Ann Waters says:

    I would love to win! Thank you for the contest!

  134. Amanda says:

    Yes! I’ve been looking forward to getting my hands on this book. Happy Christmas!

  135. Andria says:

    yay! e-books are good, but there is just something about a paper book that makes the story that much better!

  136. Caryn Horn says:

    More books to read YYYYAAAYYY. Thank you for offering this!

  137. Jennifer Mastin says:

    I love this series so excited for this novella.

  138. Erin G says:

    Oooh Oooh! Pick me, Pick me! I can’t wait to read this!!!

  139. Sara says:

    I’d love to read about Dragos. thanks for the opportunity and Merry Christmas to you and your family.

  140. Kathleen St-Onge says:

    I love the Peanut, hope to read more of them, it is fun. They made me laugh and that’s important things in life. Thanks Thea! Excuse any mistakes that I made english isnโ€™t my native language.

  141. Deb Morey says:

    I also have a Kindle copy since I just couldn’t wait to read Dragos Takes A Holiday. I enjoyed the book immensely. I don’t normally like stories with extremely long-lived races but I think you portray them in a way that seems real yet still allows them to be relatable. I would love to win your book. Best wishes.

  142. Deb Morey says:

    I bought a Kindle copy since I just could not wait to read Dragos Takes A Holiday. I enjoyed the book immensely. I do not normally like stories with extremely long-lived races but I think you portray them in such a way that they seem real yet are still relatable. Best wishes.

  143. Deb Morey says:

    Oops! Sorry for the double comment although you could say I love your much twice as much as the next author. ๐Ÿ™‚

  144. Pollyanna says:

    Would love a printed copy for my collection ๐Ÿ™‚

  145. Katherine says:

    Sweet Love these books!

  146. April Mach says:

    Can I have it please??

  147. Andrea Hufen says:

    I love to read your bookx

  148. Ngaere says:

    I would love to win the print copy! It would look great on my Thea Harrison shelf.

  149. Karen Gruen says:

    i haven’t started reading this series yet, but i have sent for the books. The book covers are all great looking. thank you for the opportunity to win Dragos takes a holiday.

  150. Ana Smith says:

    Oh, I love the story and would love the proof copy. ๐Ÿ™‚

  151. Nicole Baugh says:

    Dragos and Pia are hands down my favorite couple ever! Love them!!!

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