Here’s your handy-dandy schedule for this year’s tournament. Add it to your calendar, and get ready for Romance Madness!
March 8, 2015
- The slate of books picked by the gals at Smart Bitches and Dear Author are announced.
- Nominations open for readers to select eight books for the Reader Nomination category.
Reader Nominations (via this form):
March 8-13, 2015
March 15, 2014
- Pick your brackets! Read more books!
First Voting Rounds (64 books):
March 19–20, 2015
Voting takes place on the DABWAHA blog.
Second Round (32 books):
March 21-22, 2015
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: 23 March 2015
Bracket Selection, Second Chance: 23-25 March 2015
Third Round (Sweet Sixteen):
March 26-27, 2015
Fourth Round (Elite Eight):
March 28-29, 2015
The competition gets intense at this point.
Fifth Round (Final Four):
April 4, 2015
By this round, friendships are made… and long gone.
April 6, 2015
The finals – where we find out the Book of the Year!