Monday, August 13, 2012

Cover reveal: Iridescent by Carol Oates


Hey, everyone! So excited to be a part of the cover reveal for a much anticipated book.

Iridescent (Ember#2) is expected to release in October of 2012. Woohoo! I loved the first book, and am eagerly awaiting the second installment.

Check out the gorgeous cover!





Beautiful!

Book description:


Candra Ember used to dream of saving the world one person at a time. She never expected to become an angelic weapon and the last hope in the battle against ultimate darkness.
Falling for a Nephilim wasn’t part of Sebastian’s plan. Distraction is something he can’t afford when his rival, Draven, wants what Sebastian has.
Lies, manipulation and corruption are twisting the lives of the citizens in Acheron. The Arch is missing from Heaven and a demon is intent on claiming the city. At a time they should be growing closer, grief and paranoia is driving Candra and Sebastian apart.
If the price of restoring the Watchers to Heaven is a human soul, who deserves to be saved?

Important links:

Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/13614229-iridescent
Website: http://www.caroloates.com/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/caroloates.author
Twitter: @CarolOates, https://twitter.com/caroloates


Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Young Adult Giveaway Hop!


Woohoo! I'm so excited to participate in the Young Adult Giveaway Hop hosted by I Am A Reader, Not A Writer, and Reading Teen.






I'm giving away one hardcover copy of Embrace, by Jessica Shirvington. Isn't the cover gorgeous? I picked this baby up during my trip to RWA National, and I'm excited to share it with you.




Blurb (taken from Goodreads):

It starts with a whisper: "It's time for you to know who you are..."

On her 17th birthday, everything will change for Violet Eden. The boy she loves will betray her. Her enemy will save her. She will have to decide just how much she's willing to sacrifice.
Dangerously exciting and darkly romantic, EMBRACE is a compelling novel of good and evil, seductive desires and impossible choices. A centuries old war between fallen angels and the protectors of humanity chooses a new fighter. It's a battle Violet doesn't want, but she lives her life by two rules: don't run and don't quit. If angels seek vengeance and humans are the warriors, you could do a lot worse than betting on Violet Eden.
LINCOLN: He's been Violet's one anchor, her running partner and kickboxing trainer. Only he never told her he's Grigori--part human, part angel--and that he was training her for an ancient battle between Angels and Exiles.
PHOENIX: No one knows where his loyalties lie, yet he's the only one there to pick up the pieces and protect her after Lincoln's lies. In a world of dark and light, he is all shades of gray.
Two sides: Angel or Exile.
Two guys: Lincoln or Phoenix.
The wrong choice could cost not only her life, but her eternity...
"In her YA paranormal romance debut, Jessica Shirvington combines "the badass-action of Vampire Academy, the complex love triangles of Twilight, and the angel mythology of Fallen, taken one step further." --Book Couture
"Shirvington's debut is smart, edgy and addictive--and sure to leave readers clamoring for the rest of the series."-- Kirkus Reviews, STARRED
"One of the best YA novels we've seen in a while. Get ready for a confident, kick-butt, well-defined heroine." -- RT Book Reviews


Participation is easy. Follow the instruction in the Rafflecopter below. Giveaway runs through midnight on 8/14/12.  Good luck! 

 


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