THE SEA KING Release Countdown T -2 Days


Only 2– OMG – only TWO!! — more days until THE SEA KING!!  It’s getting close now!!

To celebrate the release, we’re counting down the days with fun and prizes.  Each day, from now until November 1st, drop by to join the celebration and answer the Question of the Day in the current day’s blog comment section to be entered to win.  (For sweepstakes rules and eligibility, click here.)

The Current Drawing

From now until 10am, Tuesday, October 31st,  stop by the C.L. Wilson blog to answer the Question of the Day (QoD) to be entered to win one of the current drawing’s fabulous prizes and receive a ticket in the Grand Prize drawing.  Each individual QoD you answer gets you another ticket in both the weekly and the Grand Prize prize drawings, so don’t be shy.

You can also comment multiple times a day, just to have fun and be involved, but each participant receives only one ticket in the drawing for each day’s blog post you comment on.  All responses will be tallied after comments close for the final post. The winners will be selected at random from all entries, with all winners of this week’s drawing posted on Tuesday, October 17th.

Today’s Prizes

From now through October 31st, random winners from the eligible pool will be selected daily to win one of the available prizes.  Today’s prizes are:

  • Autographed copy of THE SEA KING (one winner selected)
  • Autographed copy of THE WINTER KING (one winner selected)
  • THE WINTER KING & THE SEA KING autographed Collector Cards and bookmarks (3 winners selected)
  • A $5 Tairen Bucks coupon, which can be used to purchase any item from The Tairen’s Lair, the online store for official C.L. Wilson merchandise (1 winner selected)
  • A complete set of signed Tairen Soul series Collector Cards (3 winners selected)
  • A C.L. Wilson tote bag (one winner selected)
  • An Ellysetta-Azreisa plushy (one winner selected)

What’s In that Grand Prize?

Two lucky winners will be chosen from all the daily participant tickets accrued throughout the countdown.  (The more you participate, the more tickets you get in the Grand Prize drawing.) Each winner will receive a basket containing the following:

  • Autographed copy of THE SEA KING
  • Autographed copy of THE WINTER KING
  • Autographed copy of ONE ENCHANTED SEASON, the holiday anthology featuring C.L. Wilson’s novella, Upon a Midnight
  • One complete set of autographed C.L. Wilson Collector Cards and bookmarks
  • A $20 Tairen Bucks coupon, which can be used to purchase any item from The Tairen’s Lair, the online store for official C.L. Wilson merchandise
  • Ellysetta Azreisa and Rainier Eras tairen plushies
  • Custom made scented lotion bars, lip balms, and bath salts inspired by the worlds of C.L. Wilson
  • Other trinkets, treats, and goodies that caught my eye

Question of the Day

I’m a very visual writer.  I can’t write what I don’t see in my head.  Consequently, in addition to reading a lot, I love to watch movies.  Name one of your favorite fantasy and/or romance movies.    


Beverly A.

  on October 29, 2017 :

Under the Tuscan Sun is my favorite romance movie.

Sarah C.

  on October 29, 2017 :

A Walk to Remember and Ever After are two of my favorites!


  on October 29, 2017 :

LOTR and The Hobbit

Christina Baynes

  on October 29, 2017 :

Most of my favourite movies are animated so do Hercules, Anastasia and Thumbelina count? They’ve all got fantasy and romance haha!

Stephanie Wallace

  on October 29, 2017 :

I always re-watch Ever After with Drew Barrymore, love that movie it never seems to get old.

Amelia Havens

  on October 29, 2017 :

The 10th Kingdom, it’s a mini series but I still count it as my favorite Fantasy movie.

Aurelia Dennis

  on October 29, 2017 :

My favorite romance movie is hands down 10 Things I Hate About You and my favorite fantasy movie is easily The Princess Bride.

Rebekah Lyness

  on October 29, 2017 :

The Princess Bride and Lord of the Rings

Jennifer Hubbard

  on October 29, 2017 :

Loved the Lord of the Rings movies. Krull is a good oldie but goodie.

Claire Dower

  on October 29, 2017 :

It has to be Labyrinth, I had such a crush on the goblin king growing up.

Courtney Tonokawa

  on October 29, 2017 :

Star Wars and Sense and Sensibility (1995)

Aly P

  on October 29, 2017 :

Lord of the Rings is my favorite fantasy movie. Every few years I rewatch the extended editions and cry at all the good parts 😀

Lori Sang

  on October 29, 2017 :

My all time favorite is Lord Of The Rings. That movie is just visually stunning and the soundtrack is awesome.

Dana Hess

  on October 29, 2017 :

Star Wars has both…like Pride and Predjudice too

Tisha Wright

  on October 29, 2017 :

Legend is one of my fav fantasy movies, and Krull, I am old school romance and Scifi 🙂


  on October 29, 2017 :

Currently I would have to choose Ever After: A Cinderella Story with Drew Barrymore and Anjelica Huston as my favorite movie. I adore this movie.


  on October 29, 2017 :

For fantasy I love the Hobbit movies and for romance 27 dresses

Megan R

  on October 29, 2017 :

True Romance was a good one. And if course there’s The Princess Bride.


  on October 29, 2017 :

Hands down the 2004 Pride and Prejudice movie with Keira Knightly!

Rochelle krizek

  on October 29, 2017 :

My all time favorite is a romance, Gone With the Wind. I adore the book and the movie!