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THE 2010 MEAGER PUDDLE OF LIMELIGHT AWARD FOR BEST BOOK TITLE: QUALIFYING ROUND 2 (of 3)


Welcome to the second (of three) qualifying rounds for this year's MEAGER PUDDLE OF LIMELIGHT AWARD FOR BEST BOOK TITLE.

What's at stake?  Bragging rights for the winner, as well as an interview and/or guest post here on An Englishman in New Jersey.

You can vote for as many entries as you like in each round (you'll need an LJ account to vote, but they're free). When the dust settles, the eight titles with the most votes from the qualifying rounds go through to the final (in the event of a tie, those in joint eighth position will both (or all) go through). 
 
When you're making your decisions, it might help to imagine yourself strolling down the aisles at your local bookstore looking for something to read over the weekend (if you're not a fan of a specific genre, pretend you're buying something for a friend).  If all you could see of any book was the spine, would the title pique your interest?

Poll #1616078 THE 2010 MEAGER PUDDLE OF LIMELIGHT AWARD FOR BEST BOOK TITLE: QUALIFYING ROUND 2 (of 3)
This poll is closed.

From the following list, please select any book titles which you think should progress to the final round.

FAMILIAR TROUBLE (YA fantasy)
10(10.3%)
THE GOD’S CYCLE (fantasy)
5(5.2%)
HEAVEN’S HALFWAY HOUSE (YA fantasy)
15(15.5%)
HEX DEATH AND ROCK ‘N’ ROLL (paranormal mystery)
14(14.4%)
IT WAS ALL FORGOTTEN
5(5.2%)
THE LADY OF SEEKING IN THE CITY OF WAITING (urban fantasy)
11(11.3%)
PLAYING THE HERO (Space Opera)
4(4.1%)
THE PRISONER OF BRENDA (paranormal fantasy)
7(7.2%)
QUEEN OF NOWHERE (sf)
17(17.5%)
SACRIFICES TO THE WATER GOD (historical fiction)
9(9.3%)


If you haven't already voted you can find Round one here.  and Round three here.  All three   All three qualifier polls for BEST BOOK TITLE close on Thursday, September 16th at noon (US/Eastern). Voting in the final round starts the following week. 

Have fun.

 


 
 
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