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Shadow of Angels by Laura Rollins BOOK TOUR

Shadows of Angels by L. G. Rollins

Blurb: After the forest dwellers destroy her home and kill her father, Aerbrin sets off on a journey to find the truth about her people, her kingdom, and the mysterious Zaad stone that contains a power she never imagined. Magic and mystery join forces in this intriguing fantasy world.  Full of shifting alliances and twists you won't see coming, it's a can't-miss read.

Shadows of Angels, by L. G. Rollins
Excerpt: "Stay calm,her father’s words echoed in her head.When you find yourself in danger, above all, stay calm.Aerbrin took a deep, steady breath and leaned down, reaching for her bow. one of the Forest Dwellers charged. It collided with her and knocked her to the floor. Raising a knotted fist, he bashed her head.
Sparks exploded across her vision. She tried to raise an arm, tried to call out. Her body wouldn’t respond. The Forest Dwellers grunted again. The creature above her raised its fist again. She looked up. This was the end, she k…

LATTER-DAY SAINT WARRIOR: Stepping Into Your Spiritual Strength by Brock Richardson

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He is the Gift

Interview and GIVEAWAY with Mary McCoy! Author of DEAD TO ME

Welcome to the 2015 debut author bash! Today we get to hear from author Mary McCoy!

Mary McCoy is a writer and a librarian at the Los Angeles Public Library. She has also been a contributor to On Bunker Hill and the1947project, where she wrote stories about Los Angeles's notorious past. She grew up in western Pennsylvania and studied at Rhodes College and the University of Wisconsin. Mary now lives in Los Angeles with her husband and son. Her debut novel,Dead To Me, is a YA mystery set in the glamorous, treacherous world of 1940s Hollywood. Twitter: @MaryElMcCoy

Tell us in one sentence about your book.

Alice Gates investigates 1948 Los Angeles’s seedy underbelly to find out who tried to kill her aspiring movie star sister - and turns up something even worse along the way.

What actors would you pick to play your characters?

Alice (the main character): Abigail Breslin Annie (the big sister): Saoirse Ronan Jerry Shaffer (the tough-talking private eye): John Hamm Vivian and Nicky Gates (the …

2015 Author Debut with Valynne E Maetani! Author of INK AND ASHES giveaway!!

Welcome to the 2015 debut author bash!
I'm excited to have Valynne here today!

Valynne E. Maetani (pronounced Vuh-lin Mah-eh-tah-nee) grew up in Utah and obtained a Bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania. In a former life, she was a project manager and developed educational software for children with learning disabilities.
Currently, she is a full-time writer. Her debut novel, Ink and Ashes, is the winner of the New Visions Award 2013 and is a Junior Library Guild 2015 selection. She is a member of the We Need Diverse Books team and is dedicated to promoting diversity in children's literature because every child should grow up believing his or her story deserves to be told. She lives in Salt Lake City.
 Other Trivia:  Favorite book: To Kill a Mockingbird  Favorite Snacks: Hot Tamales, Hi-Chews, Chocolate, Caramel, Dirty brand Salt & Vinegar chips, anything Peppermint (especially ice cream), popcorn  Favorite Foods: Sushi, Eggplant Parmigiana, Green Curry  …