The Aquamarine Surfboard By Kellye Abernathy – Lone Star Book Blog Tours. Genre: Middle Grade / Magical Realism / Fantasy. Ebbing and flowing between reality and magic, times past and present, The Aquamarine Surfboard by Kellye Abernathy is a riveting beach tale about opening up to mystery, building community when and where you can — and discovering the ocean is filled with magic—the really BIG kind—the kind that changes the world. Enter Giveaway.
Connected By Seema Desai – Lone Star Book Tours. Genres: Children’s Book / Self-Help / Mindfulness / Parenting. Connected is all about teaching kids and their families how to navigate their emotions. It is a practical guide to understanding powerful concepts that alleviate the stress and challenge in tough situations. Read my review and enter giveaway
Fiction About Complicated 20th Century Women By Joanne Easley – Lone Star Book Tours. multi-award-winning debut, Sweet Jane, was named the adult fiction winner at the Texas Author Project and shortlisted for the Sarton Award and Eric Hoffer Award, among others. Just One Look, Joanne’s second novel was a May 2022 Pulpwood Queen Book Club Pick. I’ll BeSeeing You, her third novel, features characters from Sweet Jane. Joanne Easley’s prize-winning short stories and poetry have appeared in several anthologies. Enter Giveaway.
Violins Played Before Junstan By Lou Kemp – Goddess Fish Promotions. Genre: Fantasy (magical realism). While on a mission to avenge the death of his lover, the immortal peyote-eating magician Celwyn is hired to deliver an automat, Professor Kang, to a priest. But Celwyn quickly learns that everything the priest told him was a lie. Now his ship, the Zelda, is stuck in a horrific storm and Celwyn knows he must reconsider his allegiance if he is to steer his vessel in the right direction and continue his quest. Read Excerpt and enter Giveaway.
Momma Llama’s ABC Book of Latin America – Goddess Fish Promotions. This book is both fun and educational. This multicultural adventure includes people, places, and things from Central and South America – from Mexico to Argentina. The charming illustrations will make you and your child smile. Additionally, each page names the country or region of the subject; parents might learn something too. Enter giveaway.
The Guardian By Jen Colly – Goddess Fish Promotions. GENRE: Paranormal Romance. Prepared to die…fighting to live.
Savard was in a mood to die, but when a human insists on saving his life, death is no longer an immediate option. He knew of no species – human, vampire, or demon – that could see him while in his invisible Spirit form. Unique to this world, this woman’s singularity was a danger to the entire vampire race. Read excerpt and enter giveaway.
The Lightbound Saga By S.G. Basu – Pump Up Your Book Tour. Genre: Middle Grade/Young Adult. A feisty girl burdened by her family’s past must fight self-doubt, divisions among her people, and deadly malice to stop an insurmountable evil from destroying her planet… Read Excerpt.
The Fifth Daughter of Thorn Ranch By Julia Brewer Daily – Lone Star Book Blog Tours. Genres: Women’s Fiction / Contemporary Western / Family Saga. Emma Rosales is the heiress of the largest ranch in Texas—The Thorn. All the responsibilities of managing a million acres now fall into her fifth-generation hands. A task Emma could handle with her eyes closed…if The Thorn were any ordinary property. The Fifth Daughter of Thorn Ranch is a family saga as large as the state of Texas.
The Covey Jencks Mysteries- Love and Murder Deep in the Heart of Texas By Shelton L. Williams. Audio Pop Up Tour. Genre: Mystery / Amateur Sleuths / West Texas
Stairway To Heaven By Alex Stevens – Goddess Fish Promotions. Genre: Fantasy. Corporal Jack Graven should be dead. Murdered by a vengeful angel at his own father’s funeral, Jack is resurrected and returns to life carrying a terrible secret: he is the Archangel Gabriel reincarnated. A follow up to the explosive first book in the Ballad of Fallen Angels series, “Sympathy for the Devil,” Book 2 is an action-packed, gun-slinging adventure that packs the punch of a military thriller with high-stakes supernatural intrigue. Read excerpt and character bio and enter giveaway.
Sophia Freeman Series By T X Troan – Goddess Fish Promotions. Genre: Middle Grade Fantasy Adventure. Check out Sophia Freeman – and The Mysterious Fountain – and The Gate of Jade – and The Era of Darkness. Read excerpt and enter giveaway.
The Atlantean Horse (The Feathers of the Phoenix – Book 1) By Cheryl Carpinello – Pump Up Your Book Tour. Genre: YA Paranormal/Supernatural. Ancient Mystery…Mystical Prophecy…Biblical Horsemen
One Epic Task
The Task: Retrieve the Five Feathers of the Phoenix to raise Atlantis so its people can return home.
The Chosen: Cousins Rosa & Jerome embark upon a perilous and personal quest to retrieve the first Feather. Rosa’s special gift, kept far in the Past, will be revealed, and Jerome will discover his.
The Opponents: The Four Deadly Horsemen of the Apocalypse will stop at nothing, not even murder, to possess the Feathers.
Join Rosa & Jerome as they risk all in their search for the First Feather!
The Chasm By Branwen Oshea – Goddess Fish Promotions – GENRE: YA Science Fiction/Fantasy. In a future ice age, Bleu’s expedition team emerges from their subterranean haven to discover humans are no longer the dominant life form.
The Rescue By Sher J Stultz – Pump Up Your Book Tour. Genre: YA Scifi/ Adventure/Mystery. A captivating space-time continuum mystery that toggles between generations with strong-willed characters and intertwining plots that keep readers guessing until the end… Read excerpt and author post – Nourish Your Readers: A Time Travel Author Dishes About Food.
Grady Whill and the Templeton Codex By Carole P Roman – Pump Up Your Book Tour. Genre: YA. Join Grady and Aarush as they test the limits of their physical and emotional endurance… Harry Potter meets Sky High. If you’re a fan of young adult stories where protagonists go to mysterious schools to train their superhuman abilities, don’t miss out on Grady Whill and The Templeton Codex. Read Excerpt.
WHISKERS ABROAD – Ashi and Audrey’s Adventures in Japan by CARRIE CARTER. Graphic Designer: Stacy Vickers. Genre: Fiction/Travelogue/Japan. Whiskers Abroad is both an amusing travel story with unforgettable characters but also a useful guide for tourists going to Japan about such basic travel issues as how to get from the airport to central Tokyo, how to purchase a rail pass, what to visit in Tokyo, and what to eat. Lavishly designed with full-color photographs and arresting page layouts, Whiskers Abroad will delight both your eyes and your sense of adventure.
Locksmith’s War The Locksmith Trilogy Book Three by Paul Briggs – Goddess Fish Promotions. GENRE: YA Sci-fi (Young Adult, Science Fiction). For Lachlan Smith, learning the secret of the apocalypse was the easy part.
Ever since Locksmith found the portal to the future, he has been wondering who or what was responsible for the empty, uninhabited world he found.
Now he knows—and now he has to fight them.
He thought he had fifteen years in which to prevent the extinction of the human species. Now, he has only hours.
The Wild Rose and The Sea Raven By Jennifer Ivy Walker – Goddess Fish Promotions. GENRE: Paranormal fantasy medieval romance. This dark fairy tale adaptation of a medieval French legend is a retelling of the medieval French romance of “Tristan et Yseult”, interwoven with Arthurian myth, dark fairy tales from the enchanted Forest of Brocéliande, and otherworldy elements such as Avalonian Elves, Druids, forest fairies and magic. Read excerpt and enter giveaway.
Cavern of the Veil Queen By Michael Scott Clifton with illuatrations by Nancy E. Durham – Lone Star Book Tours. Genre: Fiction / Fantasy / Action / Sword & Sorcery. The Empire of Meredith has waged war against the Veil Queen for over a thousand years. The key to victory may not lie with Prince Tal’s power, but with Alex’s wild and unpredictable magic. Together, they must find the Veil Queen…and kill her. Read my review of this thoroughly magical book and enter giveaway.
Later, Historical/Interracial/Supernatural/Paranormal By Colette R Harrell – Pump Up Your Book Tour. A pre-civil war enslaved family on the run and the love and justice that journeys across time to be fulfilled… Read an excerpt.