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14
Jan
11

Hello….is this thing on?

Hey Street Team!!

I hope you all have had a wonderful Christmas and New Year.

Just want to touch base with you all.

First we won’t have our next assignment until late August or early September for Heidi’s book Must Love Vampire’s which is scheduled to be released in October 2011. She has just finished writing it and will start polishing it soon!! I know I can’t wait!!

Next she will have a book out before then. She has just turned in edits for her June 2011 Silhouette Desire~ Her Little Secret, His Hidden Heir. While we won’t have to do much to promote it, we will still want to get some word out and create a dungeon worthy buzz about it.

Here are somethings you can do to help over the next few months to continue to promote the books that Heidi has out there currently, specifically The Bite Before Christmas.

1. Carry bookmarks with you everywhere! Anytime you see a Heidi book in a book store that doesn’t have a bookmark in it~put one in it! It doesn’t have to be Bite, just put it in any Heidi Bett’s book you find whether it’s a Chicks with Sticks trilogy or her latest Silhouette Desire, Inheriting His Secret Christmas Baby.

2. Don’t forget to add “Good Read” stickers to any of Heidi’s books that you find that don’t have them on there.

3. Turn Heidi’s books cover forward at bookstores. Don’t worry, most stores don’t mind if you do this and there is space. If you think they might mind, introduce yourself to the manager and let them know you loved this book and you think others would too. Ask them if it’s okay to turn the book cover forward. Booksellers want to sell books and and most are more than happy to help promote authors customers recommend.

4. If you haven’t and can…write a review for Amazon, Borders, Barnes & Noble or other bookselling site that allows reviews.

5. Don’t forget libraries!! They love to give out bookmarks. Share a few with them too!

Remember, if you need more~ just ask!! If Heidi has them she will make sure you get more.

Talk to you all soon!!!!

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04
Oct
10

Now Available….

For those of you that have a Kindle (or other eReader device) A Bite Before Christmas is now available!!

Here are the links:

From Amazon for the Kindle users:
Purchase HERE

Barnes & Noble for the Nook and Ipad (iBookstore) Users:
Purchase HERE

and Sony:
Purchase HERE

Please don’t forget to leave feedback/reviews of the books if you like them (even a giving just a star rating helps)!!

28
Sep
10

And now a word from our Sponsor….

Spread the word Street Walkers….
From Heidi:
I have put together one of the most fun giveaways I think I’ve ever done. I call it the “Fang-Tastic Vampire Swag Bag Giveaway,” & it’s exactly what it sounds like—a collection of fabulous vampire swag.

But just because I’m calling this a giveaway doesn’t mean I’m actually going to just give this stuff away. Nope, I’m gonna make you work for it. 😈 You see, because of a major mess-up over the summer, my entire collection of addresses for my mailing list has been lost & I need to build it back up again. So in order to enter, you must sign up for my newsletter, even if you’re a long-time reader & think you should already be subscribed. A winner will be drawn from all the new addresses collected.

So here’s all the information you need to know about this fun contest…& please spread the word—the more the merrier, & there’s plenty of time to enter!

THE FANG-TASTIC “BITE BEFORE CHRISTMAS” VAMPIRE SWAG BAG GIVEAWAY

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CONTENTS

star Pictures, Images and Photos Demonia patent coffin tote (coolest thing ever—sorry, just sayin’ )

star Pictures, Images and Photos bloody fangs necklace (to show the world you don’t mind being bitten…by the right tall, dark, and fang-some)

star Pictures, Images and Photos set of sexy red handcuffs (courtesy of Mistress Heidi, of course, but strong enough to keep your vampire lover in line)

star Pictures, Images and Photos rubber Devil Ducky (the unofficial mascot of The Dungeon & Mistress Heidi’s favorite pet)

star Pictures, Images and Photos bat Pez dispenser (with Pez candy, of course; you need to keep your strength up when you’re dating the undead)

star Pictures, Images and Photos Cold-Blooded ice cube tray (this makes the neatest fang ice cubes for your Bloody Mary!)

star Pictures, Images and Photos Vampire Brew (blood red hot chocolate (a delight for humans & vampires alike—yum!)

star Pictures, Images and Photos Death Mints (for that pesky morning “blood breath” )

star Pictures, Images and Photos a vampire fang whistle (this could used as either a rape whistle if you’re attacked by a bloodthirsty vampire…or to call one, if you’re in the mood for a little fang-alicious fun)

star Pictures, Images and Photos other (the Halloween season is upon us, after all, & I fully intend to collect even more vamp-tastic goodies to include; updates as they become available)

RULES

star Pictures, Images and Photos To enter, you must sign up for my Newsletter. (And remain subscribed, of course.) Please use this form to join the mailing list: http://heidibetts.com/newsletter/ (Note: Even if you think you may already be signed up, please sign up again…a major catastrophe has wiped out all previous subscriptions.)

star Pictures, Images and Photos Contest will run until All Hallow’s Eve…or October 30, 2010 for the unenlightened. Winner to be announced on my WIPs and Chains blog.

star Pictures, Images and Photos U.S. residents only, please.

star Pictures, Images and Photos If the winner doesn’t contact me with her mailing information within seven (7) days, another name will be drawn & a new winner announced.

********U.S. residents only, please. (For the prize only, because of the high cost of overseas postage rates. But everyone is welcome to sign up for my Newsletter!)*********

Good luck! Bat Vampire Dracula Coffin Candle Dancing smiley smilie smileys smilies icon icons emoticon emoticons animated animation animations gif gifs Happy Halloween Pictures, Images and Photos

Huggster again:
Isn’t this an awesome prize?!?! Please feel free to link this page to your reader friends (or the one to Heidi’s blog!).

Happy Reading!!!

27
Sep
10

Meet the Heroes of The Bite Before Christmas

First up: Conner Drake

My favorite: Sean Spice

And last, but not least, meet Ian Hart

Enjoy!

17
Sep
10

In 10 days….

For your entertainment…..

Doesn’t this song just say VAMP!

Okay, so it may not exactly be the vampires in The Bite Before Christmas, but it will surely put you in the mood for some! And maybe it will be some inspiration for Heidi to bring us some more!!!

11
Jul
10

It’s time to start getting ready to hit the streets!!!!

Hey all! Hope you all are having a fantastic summer! It’s hard to believe that it is almost half over now and soon the kids will be going back to school. Also, it won’t be long and Heidi’s newest release full of sexy vampires will be hitting the shelves.

Just wanted to give you all a few reminders about where and how to talk up this newest book…..
1. Promotion items. Heidi will be sending out bookmarks to all current and new street team members soon. Please take these to your bookstores, libraries, book groups, work and leave them everywhere!!!!!
2. Do you have a blog? Do a post about The Bite Before Christmas let folks know it’s coming!!!
3. Share your enthusiasm for Heidi’s books on Facebook, My Space, etc!!!!
4. Are you a member of an on-line readers group? Talk the book up there!!

Word of mouth (and the internet) is a great way to get people out to buy the book. Vampires are hot right now (yeah, even the sparkly ones ;-/ ) and more and more people are reading vampires and other paranormals.

Keep your eyes peeled on the HB yahoo group in the coming days for some contests with a couple of ways to win.

And by all means…..talk up The Bite Before Christmas!! Hitting stores (and amazon and other online retailers) Sept. 28, 2010.

(and don’t forget to check out the video below–it’s hilarious!!!!)

09
Jul
10

No Emo vampires allowed!!!!

Okay–I just thought this was funny.

And btw…..80 days until the release of A Bite Before Christmas!!




For more information contact:

hb.streetteam @ yahoo . com (no spaces) and put in the message line: Heidi Betts Street Team

On Sale Now!

Must Love Vampires
(Kensington Brava, September 27, 2011)
The Bite Before Christmas
(paperback reissue)
(Kensington Brava, October 4, 2011)

Her Little Secret, His Hidden Heir

Inheriting His Secret Christmas Baby

The Bite Before Christmas

Knock Me for a Loop

Loves Me, Loves Me Knot

Tangled Up in Love

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