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: First and Last Sorcerer

S3B4_usa_512Time for another raffle out of, this time for a signed, first-edition, hardbound copy of First and Last Sorcerer. There is a small change, but it is one we think you will find appealing and convenient. Please read the raffle rules below and the follow the link at the end…

Please follow the instructions without exception so your entry is confirmed on the first submission. One entry per person.

This raffle is open to only readers in the USA.

Deadline for receipt of all entries is Friday, July 10th, 2015, Midnight PST (by the received timestamp on your emailed entry). By the following Monday, one random winner will be notified via email.


  1. Your Email Account: use one that you check at least once per day.
  2. Your Email HTML/RTF Filter: If you screen for spam by rejecting HTML/RTF emails, white-list “” in your email program and/or server, otherwise you may not receive our replies. We do not send email spam—ever!
  3. Your Email Address/Domain Filter: If you screen for spam by rejecting sender addresses / domains not pre-verified, adjust your filter rules to accept email from “,” otherwise you may not receive our replies. NOTE: We do not respond to any email address verification processes or requests. Neither the authors nor the volunteer staff have time for that.
  4. Your Personal Information: Barb and J.C. have full control of all participant information; you will not be added to a mailing list. All entries are fully discarded / deleted once a raffle is completed.


  1. Entries are checked for required information. Complete entries are confirmed by email within 72 hours. Incomplete entries are discarded and, if possible, the entrant is notified.
  2. After the raffle’s closing date/time, all entries are checked for duplicates based on Name, Email, and (if applicable) Shipping Address. Clear duplicates are discarded. Indeterminate ones may receive an email query at our discretion.
  3. Verified entries are assigned a number by order of date/time received. The total count is entered into a pure random number generator to select the winner(s) [see].
  4. The winner is notified via email and confirmation of delivery information is requested. The winner has 48 hours to respond from the timestamp on that emailed request. If no response is received in the following 48 hours, the winner’s entry is discarded and a new winner is selected according to Step 3.
  5. Upon confirmation of delivery information, the winner will be announced via and its news distribution systems at the next available opportunity. The awarded prize will arrive on the winner’s doorstep by standard USPS mail, usually within 10 business days of being shipped.

And now, please proceed to our new “ Raffle Entry Form” to enter this raffle.