Pump Up Your Book Promotion’s November Authors on Tour – Day 15
Posted by admin on November 21, 2008
Welcome to Day Fifteen of Pump Up Your Book Promotion’s November Authors on Virtual BookTour! Follow along as these talented authors travel the blogosphere all month long to talk about their books, their lives and their future projects. Leave a comment at their blog stops and you could win a FREE virtual book tour if you’re a published author with a recent release or a $50 Amazon gift certificate if you are not published. So, pick your favorites, follow their tours, and make sure you leave them a note to tell them you stopped by!
Mary Burton, author of the romantic suspense novel, DEAD RINGER, will be stopping off at and In Bed with Books! Richmond detectives Zack Kier and Jacob Warwick find themselves investigating a killing spree by a strangler who manages to leave no physical evidence. All they find with the bodies are simple charms, each bearing a different woman’s name and an uncanny resemblance to local television anchor Kendall Shaw.
Cyndia Depre, author of the romantic mystery novel, OBLIVIOUS, will be stopping off at Chikune and Not Enough Books! When a Chatham, Wisconsin, resident is murdered, Olivia feels it is up to her to solve the case. The authorities have their science and labs, but she has an advantage. Olivia has common sense and the grapevine, which can be far more powerful than police procedures.
Dave Donelson, author of the romantic thriler, HEART OF DIAMONDS, will be stopping off at Fiction Scribe, The Plot and The Book Connection! Heart of Diamonds is a fast-paced thriller and heartbreaking romantic adventure set in one of the world’s most unfortunate countries.
Suzanne Woods Fisher, Joanna Bloss, Faith Tibbetts and Debora M. Coty, authors of the anthology, Grit for the Oyster: 250 Pearls of Wisdom for Aspiring Writers, will be stopping off at The Book Czar! A powerful motivator for aspiring writers, Grit for the Oyster offers wit, wisdom, and inspiration to take that first step and persevere through the writing journey.
William R. Potter, author of the short story collection, LIGHTING THE DARK SIDE – SIX MODERN TALES, will be stopping off at Paperback Writer and In Spring it it the Dawn! Lighting The Dark Side is an anthology of short fiction including three novellas and three shorter works.
Karen White, author of the southern women’s fiction novel, THE HOUSE ON TRADD STREET, will be stopping off at Dear Author and The Library at the End of the Universe! Practical-minded Charleston realtor Melanie Middleton hates to admit that she can see ghosts—even to herself. But now she’s going to have to accept it. Because an old man she met only days ago has died, leaving Melanie his historic Tradd Street home, complete with housekeeper, dog—and a family of ghosts anxious to tell her something…
Richard Roach, author of the suspense/mystery novel, SCATTERED LEAVES, will be stopping off at Michele – One “L”! When Ben McCord comes home from a business trip to find his young wife raped and murdered, he starts out on a journey of death and destruction. Clues lead him to a dark world of drugs and violence in action that spans Texas, Colorado, and the Mexican border. McCord hooks up with a beautiful doctor, who was also victimized by members of the same drug cartel, and together they track down the killers, surviving bloody confrontations, and ending with a suspenseful climax in the Big Thicket of Texas.
Dr. Barbara Becker Holstein, author of the teen/tween fiction book, THE TRUTH (I’M A GIRL, I’M SMART AND I KNOW EVERYTHING), will be stopping off at Cheaper Than Therapy! THE TRUTH is a delightful and humorous diary of a ten-year-old girl who is wise beyond her years. She makes us laugh and cry and know that we are secretly heroines.
J.L. Miles, author of the southern fiction novel, COLD ROCK RIVER, will be stopping off at Savy verse And Wit! In 1963 rural Georgia, with the Vietnam War cranking up, pregnant, seventeen-year-old Adie Jenkins discovers the diary of pregnant, seventeen-year-old Tempe Jordan, a slave girl, circa 1963, with the Civil War well under way.
Ben Furman, author of the young adult novel, SAM’S QUEST: THE ROYAL TRIDENT, will be stopping off at The Plot Day 2! SAM’S QUEST: THE ROYAL TRIDENT, BOOK 2 is a young adult fantasy adventure featuring an eleven yar old, less perfect, heroine that succeeds despite physical frailties and overwhelming obstacles.
Robert Greer, author of the mystery novel, BLACKBIRD FAREWELL, will be stopping off at Blogcritics! Shandell “Blackbird” Bird has everything going for him, or so he thinks. Recently selected number two overall in the NBA draft, the six foot eight, 250-pound superstar has a gleaming new ride and a salary and athletic shoe contract that make him an instant millionaire. What he doesn’t have, is the ability to bury secrets from his past.
Darrell King, author of the urban street lit novel, MO DIRTY, will be stopping off at Books Love Me! Peola’s famous top cop, Police Chief Mickey O’Malley vows to assist Daufuskie Island’s fledgling police force with training and recruiting to crack down on the sea island’s rising drug trade. O’Malley’s success as a police chief is well documented in Bryan, Chatham, Effingham, and Peola Counties, where his hard-edged, highly unorthodox style is policing has brought both praise and criticism his way.
Laura Grossman, author of the poetry book, THE SIGHING OF THE WINTER TREES, will be stopping off at Diary of an Eccentric! Winter, one of the most coldest and darkest of seasons is personified in this beautiful poetry book
Lisa Hendrix, author of the paranormal historical romance novel, IMMORTAL WARRIOR, will be stopping off at Cafe of Dreams! Ivar Graycloak is a brave warrior, a man known for his strength and integrity. He is also a man with a terrible secret. Long ago he was part of a Viking crew cursed by an evil sorceress to live for eternity as a were-creatures. An eagle by day and a man by night, Ivar has lived a solitary existence for over two centuries. Then the king orders him to marry.