Jane Eyre: The Writer's Digest Annotated Classic by K.M. Weiland and Charlotte Brotne

Giveaway: Win Registration to the Writer’s Digest Conference + More Prizes!

And… it’s launch day! Welcome to the official launch of Jane Eyre: The Writer’s Digest Annotated Classic. You can purchase the book in paperback, the Kindle e-book, or the Nook e-book.

As always, I’m celebrating the book’s launch with PRIZES! So please join the party. There will be hourly prizes all day today and fun stuff all week, culminating  in a three-tiered Grand Prize giveaway, sponsored by Writer’s Digest!

Jane Eyre: The Writer's Digest Annotated Classic Launch Giveaway Writer's Digest Conference

Grand Prize

Prize A: 

Basic registration to the 2015 Writer’s Digest conference in NYC! Value $400.

Take control of your writing career, hone your craft and fuel your creative fire at Writer’s Digest Annual Conference, brought to you by the editors of the industry’s most trusted source for writing advice and insight for more than 90 years—Writer’s Digest. With more than 50 Agents and Editors participating in the Pitch Slam and dozens of insightful Sessions led by industry experts and successful writers, Writer’s Digest Annual Conference is an unprecedented opportunity to advance your career and improve your practice. (Can you hear me squeeing on you guys’ behalf for this awesome opportunity? Keep in mind that what you’re seeing on their site right now are the details for the 2014 conference; they don’t yet have dates or a hotel reserved for next year’s conference.)

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Prize B: 

Webinar of your choice from the Writer’s Digest shop. Value $90.

Hone your craft by participating in an online writing webinar or seminar. Writer’s Digest offers live writing tutorials hosted by experienced guest speakers, ready to teach you. Choose from webinars on a wide variety of topics, including How to Plot and Structure Your NovelConquer the Dreaded Synopsis, and The Most Important Elements of a Saleable Novel.

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Prize C: 

A one-month subscription to Writer’s Digest Tutorials. Value $25.

Gain access to more than 150 instructional writing videos available instantly (with at least one new video added per week). Watch every video whenever you like, as often as you like … and be the first to watch the new tutorial posted each week!

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Structuring Your Novel IPPY Award 165Bonus—Hourly Prize Today Only:

Structuring Your Novel: Essential Keys for Writing an Outstanding Story E-Book (mobi, epub, or pdf).

From 6 AM to 11 PM, I’ll be drawing a winner from the overall pool of contestants every hour for the digital version of my IPPY and NIEA Award-winning writing-craft book Structuring Your Novel. Winning this prize does not exclude you from the Grand Prize drawing on Friday, but the sooner you enter this one, the better your chances of winning! Check back throughout the day to discover hourly winners, listed below:

6 AM:  Victor Vaughan

7 AM: Gabriela Byrne

8 AM: Carol DiMaio

9 AM: E M Bahnsen

10 AM: Wendy Watts Scalfaro

11 AM: Cristina Trinidad

12 PM: Siv Ekman

1 PM: Kyle V. Hiller

2 PM: TJ Harrell

3 PM: Brandy Montgomery

4 PM: Susan M. Brannock

5 PM: Rashda Khan

6 PM: Janita Hall-Swadley

7 PM: Clayton Webb

8 PM: Kira Budge

9 PM: Fancy Ruff-Wagner

10 PM: John Philipp

11 PM: Ashley Spivey White


The contest will run all week, and you can do several things to earn contest points and increase your chances of winning. For every contest point earned, your name will be entered once more into the pool (e.g., if you’ve earned 18 points, you have 18 chances of winning). (Note: no purchase is necessary to enter.)

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Deadline: Tuesday, August 5th, 6:00 PM MST.

Winners will be announced Wednesday, August 6th.

Good luck to everyone in the drawing, have fun, and thank you for helping me celebrate the launch of The Annotated Jane Eyre!

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About K.M. Weiland | @KMWeiland

K.M. Weiland is the award-winning and internationally-published author of the acclaimed writing guides Outlining Your Novel, Structuring Your Novel, and Creating Character Arcs. A native of western Nebraska, she writes historical and fantasy novels and mentors authors on her award-winning website Helping Writers Become Authors.


  1. Rebecca Ramaglia says

    This is such a cool opportunity.

    • K.M. Weiland | @KMWeiland says

      I’m super-excited about it myself! I know it’s going to be a huge opportunity for whoever wins.

      • It’s a great opportunity for whoever wins. Pity I’m in Australia, though the other prizes would be worth their weight in gold.

        • K.M. Weiland | @KMWeiland says

          You can still enter! If the winners don’t want their prizes, for whatever reason, I’ll pass them on to another entrant.

  2. Congrats on the launch! I always find your blog posts and emails helpful. I’m keeping my fingers crossed on the givaways, too! 🙂

  3. Patrick Maher says

    Smart as a whippet. Wish I was forty years younger!

  4. Just ordered your book – and “Outlining Your Novel” came in the mail today! 🙂

  5. Don White says

    Congrats on the launch! I’ve had your outlining books for a little while now and they are extremely helpful.

  6. Steve Mathisen says

    Great prizes and a great book!!

  7. Oh, I won!
    I’m so looking forward to read Stucturing Your Novel … since your posts have already made my understanding of outlining so much better!
    Thank you!

  8. Kirsty McEachran says

    This is such an amazing opportunity! I’ve been writing a book for over a year and hope to improve it with the dream of it being published. I’m still in high school so I love the idea of possibly going to this conference!

    • K.M. Weiland | @KMWeiland says

      Best of luck! It’s an incredible opportunity, and I’m just excited that Writer’s Digest has allow me to offer it.

  9. Great prices!! What a wonderful way to launch!!

  10. Many congratulations! Best of luck with all your future writing endeavors.

  11. Finally made it. Congratulations on “launch day!” I’m so excited for you.

    I pinned it on my boards.

  12. Looks like you’ve had a great day! So happy for you!

  13. Very cool! Shared in the Books By Women group. Wishing you great success with the launch 🙂

  14. Congrats to the winners… I’m sure I can say on behalf of the non-winners we are green with envy!


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