Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Out of the Darkness Giveaway and Blog Bounce

It’s Thursday and that means we Bounce today…but before we do, I wanted to tell you about a very important event that one of our authors is sponsoring. Justine Dell has teamed up with author Sarah Fine to help raise money for suicide prevention.

Every 13.7 minutes someone in the United States dies by suicide.

 Nearly 1,000,000 people make a suicide attempt every year.

Recent data puts yearly medical costs for suicide at nearly $100 million (2005).

Suicide rates are highest for people between the ages of 40 and 59.

White individuals are most likely to die by suicide, followed by Native American peoples.

 - American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

If you want to help a great cause and be eligible for some great giveaways, please check out Out of the Darkness Giveaway on Justine Dell’s web page. There are so many lives touched by suicide every day, anything that we can do to help may help lower those numbers…

And it's time to Bounce...

Here's how this works:

If you are an author, click on "Get the Code Here" to get the link. Copy and paste that link in your blog post. Then hop right on and add your blog url to get added to the list.

If you are a reader, you get to bounce from blog to blog and meet some great new authors and maybe find some new books to read.

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