Official site for the high/dark fantasy books of authors Barb Hendee and J. C. Hendee, including the Noble Dead Saga (a.k.a. The Noble Dead series), the Mist-Torn Witches series, the Vampire Memories series, and TNDS: Tales from the world of the Noble Dead Saga.

Noble Dead Raffle—NOW OPEN

raffle_S2B3 We apologize for being a day late on starting this one as scheduled. We had a hectic day, but here we are again. Time for another chance to have one of our books shipped straight to your door from our publisher, this time for a signed hardback copy of S2B3: Of Truth and Beast.

Please follow instructions below so your entry is confirmed on the first submission.

Go to and submit the following information via our Contact page. The raffle is open to only readers in the USA.

Name: [First and Last in full]
Email: [where winners will be notified]
Subject: Noble Dead Raffle
  Street Address, City, State, Zip Code

NOTE: Barb and J.C. have full control of all participant information; you will not be added to any form of mailing list. All complete entries will receive a confirmation notice within 72 hours.

The deadline for receipt of entries is Friday, March 16th, 2012, Midnight, PST. The following Monday, one random winner will be notified via email and announced (by name only) through the site and its newsfeed. The publisher will be notified as well, and the winner should receive the prize within 10 business days.

For those curious about how the winner is chosen, see the following information...

  1. Each entry is checked upon arrival for complete contact and delivery information as required.
  2. Correct and complete entries are confirmed by email within 72 hours of being received.
  3. Incomplete entries are discarded and, if possible, the entrant is notified.
  4. After the raffle's closing date, all entries are checked for duplicates based on Name, Email, and Delivery Address. Clear duplicates are discarded. Indeterminate ones may receive an email query at our discretion.
  5. Verified entries are then ordered by date/time received and thereby assigned a number.
  6. The total number of entries is entered into a pure random number generator to select the winning entry. [See]
  7. The winner is notified and reconfirmation of delivery information is requested.
  8. Upon confirmation of delivery information, the winner is  announcement via and its news distribution systems, including linked social systems.
  9. Delivery information is passed on to the publicity department of our publisher, and the winner will received the indicated prize, usually within 10 business days.