Exclusive Video Reveals + Book Giveaway! Atria Indie Author Webisodes starring Abbi Glines, Colleen Hoover & Jamie McGuire.

by Maryse on October 7, 2013 · 89 comments

in Behind The Books

Check out these AWESOME, amazing and inspiring videos of three of our absolute favorite authors (scroll down further below, to see them).

Abbi Glines discusses her favorite characters and great fan moments (cute!!), Colleen Hoover discusses how much her life has changed since writing “Slammed” (I think she’s still in shock over it all), and Jamie McGuire takes us to her house (she’s got horses!!), and has some advice for aspiring authors.

They’re going on an “Indie Author Tour” in October, and here’s a little “kickoff”! These 3 ladies in 8 cities in 8 days. It’s pretty exciting, right? I’ve got some great info about that, too:

  • All the TOUR EVENT RSVPs are here: https://www.facebook.com/AtriaIndieAuthors/events <— (these are all their “Tour Stops” and dates). You can RSVP if you’re going! Check it out to see if they’re going to be in your area.
  • Twitter Hashtags for their tour so you can keep up with the fun stuff online: #AtriaIndies #JACTour (jamie abbi colleen)
  • You can also keep up with the tour, and these authors on the “Atria Indie Authors” Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/AtriaIndieAuthors (<— go “like” the page!! I did!)
  • ALSO!!! Don’t forget —> This Wednesday I’m chatting with them, LIVE! And all of you are invited to the chat, too! Ask questions. In fact, they’d love for you to start tweeting your questions here to #atriaindies

Join our Twitter chat on Wednesday, October 9th 2013 at 1:00 pm EST with three our favorite authors: Abbi Glines, Colleen Hoover and Jamie McGuire. It’s going to be so fun!!

We will be using #atriaindies as the chat hashtag, so start “tweeting” your questions there now, and then join us for the answers and chat!

Ready for those videos?

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Now for the giveaway! :D

How to enter for a chance to win this TRIO of paperback books (A paperback giveaway of each of their main touring titles: Losing Hope, Twisted Perfection, Red Hill)?

  • Just leave a comment below, and by tomorrow night (Tuesday October 8th, 2013) by 8pm EST, I will randomly select a winner.

The winner will be contacted and will have 48hrs to respond with a mailing address, so if you are picked, do not delay or you will lose your chance. These books will be sent to the winners directly by the publisher.

Giveaway is open to US only, but all are welcome to comment and chat!


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{ 89 comments… read them below or add one }

Courtney October 7, 2013 at 11:50 AM

I like their Facebook page! I hope I win!! They are 3 of my favorites as well!! :) oh my my!!

Maryse October 7, 2013 at 12:02 PM

Good luck, Courtney!! And thank you for participating. I love ‘em too!! :D

Zandalee October 7, 2013 at 12:17 PM

Liked the Facebook page. I love these 3 ladies! They’re the first 3 Indie authors I started reading.

Feifei October 7, 2013 at 12:39 PM

Liked their Facebook page! These ladies were the first to get me into the New Adult genre so they have a special spot in my heart! And thank you Maryse for uploading the videos!! Can you believe it was my first time hearing Colleen Hoover speak?! <–surreal haha ;)

Chrissy October 7, 2013 at 1:12 PM

Liked their page!!! Fingers crossed!!!

Maryse October 7, 2013 at 1:17 PM

First time, Feifei?? Cool southern accent, right?

Sara October 7, 2013 at 2:12 PM

Cannot wait till the Maddox Brothers series!

Nattalie October 7, 2013 at 2:33 PM

Liked the page, hoping I win something for the first time!!!

Book lover October 7, 2013 at 2:34 PM

Liked the Facebook page now hoping I win!!!

Lisa Bolton October 7, 2013 at 3:05 PM

These are the first 3 indies I ever read, now that’s about all I’ll read. Well I still read these amazing ladies after they signed with Atria. I liked the Atria Indie page. Thanks so much for the giveaway!!

Feifei October 7, 2013 at 3:17 PM

Absolutely!!! LOL I could probably recognize Abbi Glines’s twang anywhere ;)

Jennifer Reilley October 7, 2013 at 4:35 PM

Love these authors. Would love to win giveaway.

Paige G October 7, 2013 at 4:38 PM

Ohhh I would love to win this. I am sooooo pumped to meet Colleen and Abbi next September at Penned Con in St Louis. The countdown is on for that!

Jenn October 7, 2013 at 4:41 PM

I would LOVE to win….hint hint. Thanks for giveaway.

veronica October 7, 2013 at 4:45 PM

I have NEVER won anything in my life :( lol ai hope i get the change to even be acknowledge for this one! Good luck to me!!!!

Fatimah October 7, 2013 at 4:47 PM

I would love to read/win all 3 of these…they have been on my tbr list since before they came out…lol

Tami Estes October 7, 2013 at 4:49 PM

!! Loved the videos!!!

Nicole October 7, 2013 at 4:50 PM

Puhllllleeeeeeze let me win! Pretty please with sugar on top!!!

chandra October 7, 2013 at 4:55 PM

Three of my favorite authors!!

Thalia October 7, 2013 at 4:59 PM

All three are on my TBR list. Pick me! Pick me! I never win anything!!:-)

Gloria Landavazo October 7, 2013 at 5:03 PM

I Love Losing Hope, But Haven’t had The Pleasure of Reading The Other 2. I Would Love To Win!!! Thanks For The Giveaway!!!

Heather Tackett October 7, 2013 at 5:21 PM

I am SO excited that these three are doing events together…I cannot wait to meet them!!

Karen Lawson October 7, 2013 at 5:31 PM

So excited to see these ladies in two weeks in Dayton. Thanks for a chance to win the books.

Tracie October 7, 2013 at 5:44 PM

I loved the videos. Thank you!

Jen C. October 7, 2013 at 5:47 PM

*squeeeeeee* X 3
I want to read all three of those babies!

Yvette Brooks October 7, 2013 at 5:50 PM

Great giveaway! I love all of these books. Pick ME ^-^

Jeannette niño October 7, 2013 at 5:51 PM

Me me meeeeeee!!! I never win :(

Lisa Fochs October 7, 2013 at 5:56 PM

Love the videos!!

Margaret Gumm October 7, 2013 at 6:00 PM

I love to read. Hope I win.

Cindy October 7, 2013 at 6:11 PM

Liked their Facebook page :) Can’t wait to see these ladies in October! such a huge fan of their books, thanks for uploading the videos! love your website!

Denice October 7, 2013 at 6:16 PM

Love all of ‘em! Great ladies, awesome authors! Thank you, Maryse!

Tanya October 7, 2013 at 6:46 PM

I saw a video chat with Abbie Glines and Colleen Hoover and I just fell in love with them both. They are such characters. And now all three, I can’t wait. I wonder if wine will be available to the authors on this one too ;) Thank you Maryse for always keeping us in the loop!!

Dena October 7, 2013 at 6:55 PM

Wow I am totally in. Thank you for the opportunity!

Jennifer N October 7, 2013 at 7:03 PM

My fav authors! Thanks for the giveaway;)

Danielle Grater October 7, 2013 at 7:07 PM

I love all three of these ladies! <3 They are some of the first indie author's I ever read and they are the reason I found reading again!

bn100 October 7, 2013 at 7:17 PM

Nice videos

Rania Gomes October 7, 2013 at 7:20 PM

Loved each on one of there books.

Rania Gomes October 7, 2013 at 7:22 PM

Loved all 3 books

Patricia October 7, 2013 at 7:27 PM

I’ve read books from all three authors and love them all! Hope to win Maryse;)

Donza October 7, 2013 at 7:29 PM

Love these authors! Thanks for the giveaway opportunity!

Corinne October 7, 2013 at 7:34 PM

Love these authors!

Patti October 7, 2013 at 7:43 PM

I would love these books!!

mercedes gabaldon October 7, 2013 at 8:09 PM

Love these authors. Hope I win.

Amy October 7, 2013 at 8:38 PM

These ladies are AMAZINGLY talented authors! LOVE all of their books! Love your page Maryse! You do an awesome job! You are a trusted & reliable sourse for books, authors & readers! Thank you!

Arika S October 7, 2013 at 8:38 PM

Love the work of these ladies! <3

Lea Marika October 7, 2013 at 8:43 PM

Oh my gosh, I want all these books!! Thanks for the awesome giveaway!!

Krista October 7, 2013 at 8:44 PM

The books look awesome!

Karen Darland October 7, 2013 at 8:55 PM

I’m new to this genre and I can’t get enough. I’m obsessed!! I enjoyed the videos and thanks for the giveaway.

Noelle October 7, 2013 at 8:55 PM

The best giveaway! I love these authors!!!!

Mae October 7, 2013 at 9:08 PM

awesome giveaway! i’ve read most of their work. hope i win!!!

Ana Lara-roldan October 7, 2013 at 9:19 PM

I live these ladies! I only wish Atria would have brought them toy city. A giveaway is the next best thing!

Amanda October 7, 2013 at 9:31 PM

Great giveaway!

Jennifer October 7, 2013 at 9:55 PM

Pick me pls!

Amy October 7, 2013 at 9:55 PM

Oooooh, yay! Giveaways!!! Pick me :)

Jessica October 7, 2013 at 10:08 PM

These were the first three indie writers I started reading. I love them and their amazing books!

Isadora October 7, 2013 at 10:23 PM

It would be an honor to win these books!!! I haven’t had a chance to read them yet…

Adrean Garcia October 7, 2013 at 10:32 PM

This is an amazing giveaway!!!
Thank you so much!!

Pamela October 7, 2013 at 10:35 PM

Wow great giveaway! I haven’t read any of them!

Tori October 7, 2013 at 11:03 PM

Though I love all these authors, I haven’t read either of these books! Super excited to start. =)

Jess October 7, 2013 at 11:43 PM

Would somebody please be so kind and loan me Red Hill (kindle edition). Thank you so much!

Lacey T October 8, 2013 at 12:15 AM

I LOVE these 3! They’re some of my favorite authors ever :) Thanks for the amazing giveaway!

Thuy October 8, 2013 at 1:31 AM

Great giveaway! Thank you!!!!!!!!!!

Tammy October 8, 2013 at 5:28 AM

Thanks for the great giveaway. I’m so excited….awesome books. :)

Rhonda Beyer October 8, 2013 at 6:14 AM

Thanks for the tour info, and giveaway!!!!

karen basa October 8, 2013 at 6:41 AM

oooh God! three of my most favorite books in the history of my favorite books in the world. please let me have iiiiiiiittttttttt! :D DDDD

Kelly Watson October 8, 2013 at 6:55 AM

This is where it all began again for me. I loved reading as a child. However, growing up, college and a family took that time away. The inspiration and amazing stories these ladies have provided made me find the time again. Thank you! Amazing authors!

Doris October 8, 2013 at 8:48 AM

Love these three!!

gloria lancia collaro October 8, 2013 at 8:59 AM

omg thank you for this information!!!! love these 3 women!!!
awesome writers!!!
thank you

Allie Mathews October 8, 2013 at 9:05 AM

What an amazing trio!!!!! Love them. Would be over the moon to get a signed book from each of them. Wow. Great giveaway.

marissa October 8, 2013 at 10:01 AM

Three of my favorite authors!!!

Mick Murphy October 8, 2013 at 10:39 AM

Thanks for the amazing giveaway! REALLY hope to win!

Debra D October 8, 2013 at 11:07 AM

This is crazy awesome all my favorite authors from the past year, it’s like a dream come true!!! Thanks for the chance to win!

Esther Li October 8, 2013 at 11:27 AM

Love these authors. Thanks for the amazing giveaway!

Donia October 8, 2013 at 12:11 PM

WooHoo!!! Possible new reading material. : )

Betty October 8, 2013 at 1:00 PM

Love these authors! Great giveaway!!!!!

Melanie October 8, 2013 at 1:51 PM

Nothing like a book that draws me in like only these authors can do!! Thanks for this incredible giveaway!!!

Chanpreet October 8, 2013 at 1:57 PM

The dream NA trifecta! Oh to be a fly on the wall with the three of them!

Anita Powers October 8, 2013 at 5:33 PM

I love these authors, each book has been special for different reasons. I will say that Hopeless and Losing Hope touched my heart and soul for personal reasons and how this subject matter was handled was brilliant. I would love to see these ladies on tour but they are not coming to my area, maybe someday. This is a great giveaway since I do not have any of the physical books only the ebooks. Thanks for the giveaway and all of the extras.

Nicole A. October 8, 2013 at 5:47 PM

Three of my absolute favorite authors. Thank you for the giveaway! =)

lindsee October 11, 2013 at 3:08 PM

I ♥ all their books but Travis is my original book boyfriend

Holly Fischer October 11, 2013 at 3:17 PM

Love all three Authors! They are the ones who got me hooked on reading!

Nancy L.R. October 11, 2013 at 3:21 PM

I just love them! They are definitely my favorite authors, I read everything write.

Belle October 11, 2013 at 3:31 PM

Love these three authors! Read many of their awesome books already! Hopefully I’ll win those awesome books as well.

Meaghan Royce October 11, 2013 at 5:22 PM

I’m going to see them at Mohegan Sun! So excited!

Kayla H October 11, 2013 at 10:26 PM

I would love to win! All three of these authors are my favorites!!!!

Jassie October 11, 2013 at 10:28 PM

OMG. I loved ALL three authors!

jonelle October 16, 2013 at 12:02 PM

Omg I’d love to win, reading is my favorite me time thing to do

Patricia Cruz October 16, 2013 at 1:31 PM

¡OMG! This sounds amazing!
I hope to get lucky and win! *-*

Sarah Handrich October 16, 2013 at 6:21 PM

All of these books are great! Three of my favorite authors!

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