Here’s your handy-dandy schedule for this year’s tournament. Add it to your calendar, and get ready for Romance Madness!
March 10, 2013
- The slate of books picked by Sarah Wendell of Smart Bitches and the gals at Dear Author are announced.
- Nominations open for readers to select the last book in each category.
March 17, 2013
- Pick your brackets, and start trash talking!
First Four Voting Rounds (64 books):
March 21-22, 2013
Voting takes place on the DABWAHA blog.
Second Round (32 books):
March 23-24, 2013
Trying to get folks to vote for your book? Totally kosher.
Is your bracket shot to hell? Get ready for the 2nd Chance Bracket.
Second Chance Tourney Begins: 25 March 2013
Third Round (Sweet Sixteen):
March 28-29, 2013
Fourth Round (Elite Eight):
March 30-31, 2013
The competition gets intense at this point.
Fifth Round (Final Four):
April 6, 2013
By this round, friendships are made… and long gone.
April 8, 2013
The finals – where we find out the Book of the Year!