Authors For Fireys
To help raise much-needed funds for the firefighters tackling the devastating fires in Australia, a Twitter auction is currently running until 11pm Sydney/Melbourne time on Saturday 11th Jan 2020 where you can bid on signed books, ARCs, illustrations, critiques and more.
For more information visit Authors For Fireys or search #AuthorsForFireys on Twitter.
Here’s a very small selection of current auctions:
Signed Leather-Bound Copy of Wild – Cheryl Strayed
Friends: I'm auctioning off 5 leather-bound copies of WILD as part of the #AuthorsForFireys campaign to support Victoria's Country Fire Authority in Australia at this time of crisis. Please follow the instructions below to place your bid. See my next tweet about the book…1/2 https://t.co/itKi2OAVpu— Cheryl Strayed (@CherylStrayed) January 6, 2020
Signed 1st Edition of Six of Crows Plus A Full Set of Character Cards – Leigh Bardugo
#AuthorsForFireys— Leigh Bardugo (away for a while) (@LBardugo) January 6, 2020
Win a signed/personalized 1st edition of Six of Crows
+ a full set of the original face cards illustrated by @kevinwada. Open internationally.
To bid, reply to this tweet. Bids in Aus dollars, bidding ends Saturday. pic.twitter.com/c1lWacRIRy
Painting of Mia Corvere from Nevernight – Iryna Khymych
I'm not an author but I'd love to help out in any way I can, #AuthorsForFireys is an auction raising funds for incredibly brave volunteer firefighters in Australia. I'm auctioning off my painting of Mia Corvere. Please submit bids in comments in AUD. Ends January 12 @ noon ET pic.twitter.com/27d6WAupl8— Iryna Khymych (@IrynaKhymych) January 6, 2020
ARCs of Forest of Souls and Star Daughter – Lori M. Lee & Shveta Thakrar
For #AuthorsForFireys, @ShvetaThakrar and I are auctioning copies of our 2020 releases. You’ll receive arcs of FOREST OF SOULS and STAR DAUGHTER.— Lori 🕷 Preorder FOREST OF SOULS 🕸🖤⚔️ (@LoriMLee) January 6, 2020
U.S. mailing addresses only, sorry 😞
Reply to bid!
Bids should be in AUD (Australian dollars). Ends 11 PM AEDT on Jan 11. pic.twitter.com/PQuR0XyqcX
Signed & Doodled 1st Edition Nevernight Trilogy – Jay Kristoff
#AuthorsForFireys is an auction raising funds for for our incredibly brave volunteer firefighters. I’m offering up a signed, doodled, 1st edition set of the NEVERNIGHT trilogy.— Jay Kristoff (@misterkristoff) January 6, 2020
To bid, reply to this tweet with a bid in $AUD. Highest bidder @ 11pm AEDT Jan 11 wins pic.twitter.com/y7t2pdCjNA
Signed ARC of Aurora Burning – Amie Kaufman
#AuthorsForFireys is an auction raising $$ for our volunteer firefighters. The first item @misterkristoff and I have is a signed ARC of Aurora Burning.— Amie Kaufman (back Jan 6th) 🚀 (@AmieKaufman) January 5, 2020
To bid, reply to this tweet with an amount in Aussie dollars. The highest bidder @ 11pm AEDT on Jan 11 wins! We'll post int'l. pic.twitter.com/yidRXZxx5K
Signed Set of ACSDAL and AHSFAB – Brigid Kemmerer
#AuthorsForFireys is raising funds for firefighters in Australia, and I’d like to add my support. I’ll offer a signed, personalized hardcover set of A CURSE SO DARK AND LONELY and A HEART SO FIERCE AND BROKEN to the highest bidder in this thread by 1/13/2020. ⬇️— Brigid Kemmerer (@BrigidKemmerer) January 6, 2020
Signed Copies of Nevermoor and Wundersmith – Jessica Townsend
Hello! My first #AuthorsForFireys auction item is this package of signed, personalised copies of #Nevermoor and #Wundersmith (both in hardcover & paperback), two enamel pins that you can’t get anywhere except from me ☺️, and a cute ‘W’ Wundersmith notebook. Open internationally! pic.twitter.com/2clMwmFqXZ— Jessica Townsend (@digressica) January 6, 2020
Some of the bids are already super high thanks to generous bidders so if these are out of your price range then here’s a full list of places to which you can directly donate any sum:
THREAD OF PLACES YOU CAN DONATE TO HELP AUSTRALIA’S BUSHFIRES pic.twitter.com/6XHP80DRgs— 🌻 𝓒𝓱𝓵𝓸𝓮 𝓗𝓪𝔂𝓭𝓮𝓷 🌻 (@princessaspien) January 3, 2020