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Warrior Women: Join Our New Blogathon On Women Of Courage

Posted: August 24, 2017

Women’s Web & Juggernaut Books invite you to join us on an exciting blogathon, inspired by the warrior women of history.

Warriors in every way!

In Devi Yesodharan’s Empire, a young Greek girl in India, Aremis grows up to be a fearsome warrior guarding the Chola emperor. Whether literally like Aremis, or in so many other ways, women are warriors! Share a warrior story of a woman you know – maybe even yourself.

More about Empire & Aremis

Empire is a stunning historical novel set in the time of the Chola empire, with superb plotting and a memorable and unique heroine, Aremis.

When a Greek pirate ship sails in to loot the wealth of the Cholas, it is brutally defeated by the navy and forced to pay a compensation. A payment that includes a twelve-year-old girl, Aremis.

Aremis grows up to be a skilled warrior, a great asset to the Cholas. But she is a foreigner among her captors, even though the emperor trusts her to guard his person. Empire is the story of a lone Greek girl among Tamil boys.

Get set for an exciting read at Juggernaut Books.

Blogathon…Go!

Share your story of a warrior woman – perhaps a woman you know who’s battled the odds, or someone who actually serves in the forces, or a historical warrior woman – or maybe yourself!

There are no limits to this story-telling – except your imagination. We’re waiting to hear your story, inspired by that of Aremis.

Dates & a few other things  

  • Create a post on your own blog
  • Last date: Sept 10th 2017
  • There is no word limit; there is no limit to the number of posts you can put up for this blogathon
  • 20 shortlisted posts will receive a copy of Devi Yesodharan’s stunning historical novel, Empire. This will be an advance copy which only limited people will have access to till the release of the book on Sept 1st.
  • All post must include the following blurb with URL in the post: When a Greek pirate ship sails in to loot the wealth of the Cholas, it is brutally defeated by the navy and forced to pay a compensation. A payment that includes a twelve-year-old girl, Aremis. Check out this new historical novel Empire (http://bit.ly/DeviEmpire) with a warrior woman, Aremis at the heart of the novel.

Winners

Drumroll please. Congratulations to all winners. Please send us your postal address and phone numbers at community@womensweb.in to claim your prize!

Mandavi Jaiswal, Lakshmi Priya, TheGreyDove, Sinjini Sengupta, Shivani Thakral, Romila C, Tanvi Sinha, Vedica Saxena,Deepti Menon, Ipsita Basu, Maitabi Banerjee,Tina Seqiera, Anupama Dalmia,Rajlakshmi Kurup , Seema Taneja ,Nupur Maskara, Pooja Sharma Rao, Sowjanya Bonda, Madhu, Arunima Singh.

CONGRATULATIONS. You can read the winning entries below in the comments.

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  1. Pingback: Women Who Strive! #WarriorWomen

  2. Here is my story on a strong and silent warrior woman whom I admire the most https://goo.gl/gv6ANw

  3. when will the results be out?

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