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Saturday, January 01, 2005

The TELL ME A SECRET Virtual Tour!

Tell Me a Secret


Welcome to the official TELL ME A SECRET virtual tour! I'll be packing up my cyber-bags and traveling the world for the next couple of months, then I'll be featured at readergirlz in August!

And get ready for swag! Here are just a few items we're *giving away:

  • Signed copies of TMAS each week
  • Awesome TMAS t-shirts
  • Music that inspired the book (Splashdown! Universal Hall Pass! Symbion Project!)
  • TMAS Journals
  • Bookmarks, buttons, and handmade magnets (made by me!)
  • Lots of other cool stuff, and prizes at individual blogs

(*Open to residents of the U.S. and Canada only except on designated tour dates, below.)


  • Leave comments at any official tour stop or my blog throughout the tour! Each comment counts as an entry (one comment per post*).
  • Tweet about the tour (@hollycupala) and tell me what you think!
  • Post about the tour, then leave a comment at my blog with a link.

Each week's prizes will be announced at my blog the following week - check back to see if you've won and contact me at the contact link (I will hold prizes for 2 weeks).

WEEK #1: June 14 - June 18

Monday: Market My Words
Tuesday: Amy Brecount-White, YA author of Forget Her Nots
Wednesday: Book Chic Club
Thursday: Through the Tollbooth
Friday: Alley of Books

WEEK #2: June 21 - June 25

Monday: Melissa Walker, YA author of the Violet Series
Tuesday: Teens Read Too (LAUNCH DAY!)
Wednesday: The Blog Realm
Thursday: Little Willow's Bildungsroman
Friday: La Femme Readers

If you missed the virtual Book Birthday Party, check it out here!

WEEK #3: June 28 - July 2

Monday: A Good Addiction
Tuesday: Marjolein's Book Blog (open to international comments!)
The Story Siren
Thursday: Daisy Whitney, debut YA author of THE MOCKINGBIRDS
Friday: Shelf Elf

WEEK #4: July 5 - July 9

Monday: Cari's Book Blog
Tuesday: Lauren's Crammed Bookshelf
Wednesday: Alice Pope at the SCBWI Blog
Thursday: LoveReadingX (open internationally!)
Friday: Holly Schindler, YA author of A Blue So Dark

WEEK #5: July 12 - July 16

Monday: Princess Bookie
Tuesday: HipWriterMama
Wednesday: Cleverly Inked
Thursday: Sarah's Random Musings
Friday: Poised at the Edge

WEEK #6: July 19 - July 23

Monday: Steph Su Reads
Tuesday: Miss Erin
Romance Bandits
Thursday: Mitali's Fire Escape (open internationally!)
Friday: Green Bean Teen Queen

WEEK #7: July 26 - July 30

Monday: The Undercover Book Lover
Tuesday: Janet Fox, YA author of Faithful
Wednesday: Eve's Fan Garden
Thursday: The Hiding Spot
Friday: The Bookologist

MONTH OF AUGUST: Tell Me a Secret is featured at readergirlz!

I can't wait to see you out there!

Tell Me a Secret - Worldwide Tour

* Comment calculation: for instance, during week one you can comment once at every official stop, and once on any of my posts for that week to be entered in that week's prize drawing.


  1. What a great tour lineup! (And I'm not just saying that because I'm on it!) I can't wait-it's going to be fun!

  2. Thanks, Green Bean! I can't wait to visit your blog!

  3. What a great tour you have set up. I can't wait to read all the blogs. And I can't wait to read your book!

  4. Thank you for stopping by, Christina - I hope you enjoy the tour and the book!

  5. This sounds awesome I will be on the lookout for these contests... I have been so anxious to read this one.

  6. Thank you, Book Whisperer! Don't miss the excerpt link at the nav bar!

  7. I'm excited. I can't wait to be able to have a virtual tour of my own one day. Can't wait to read the book.

  8. Wow! Looks like you are putting a lot of time and effort into this amazing tour, Holly! I absolutely cannot wait to read the book! =)

  9. Cool I can't wait to read your new book! You're so interactive with your fans ^.^ It's really different in a good way, compared to other authors! =D

  10. I can't wait to read this book and all the stops so far have been amazing.

  11. Woohoo! Congratulations on your book bday, Holly! I'm psyched to pick it up today.

  12. Congratulations! Have a wonderful book birthday!!!!

  13. Holly, I'm so stinkin' proud of you!! <3 Em in TN

  14. I learned about your book from The Story Siren (enjoyed her blogs). Dang, that's one very busy book tour. Good luck on the rest of your tour.

  15. Thanks for all the nice comments and excitement about the tour! Yes, it's been busy but a lot of fun. Everyone who has hosted me has been so nice and welcoming.

  16. awesome tour! i'm following it not (i discovered it just today). really want to read Tell Me A Secret--it sounds fantastic!