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Blog Tour: Author Gust Post and Book Excerpt: 10 Perks of Being a Published Author by Chris Reynolds ( Author of Mind Secrets) Plus a $10 Amazon GC Giveaway!

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Hi everyone! We have a very special guest today! We have Ms. Chris Reynolds, the author of Mind Secrets. Today, we'll know more about his book and his thoughts about the perks of being a published author. 
Note: Ms. Chris Reynolds is giving a $10 Amazon Gift Card to a very lucky randomly drawn commenter! So what are you guys waiting for, read on and leave a comment on the comment section below.
Author Guest Post: 10 Perks of Being a Published Author by Chris Reynolds

1.The best thing about being a published author is reaching readers. It’s what it’s all about at the end of the day. Being published gets your work out there and without that conduit between the author and the reader, your stories and your ideas will never get an audience.
2. It’s as if publication gives you permission to write. Like many people, I began by writing stories simply because I had the ideas and wanted to write them down. I spent a lot of my free time doing this when other people of my age were going to parties…

Beyond (Crossroads Saga Book 3) by Mary Ting Book Cover Reveal and Teaser!

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Hi my loves! Welcome to Journey with Books! Today we're uncovering the book cover of Beyond, the third book of Crossroads Saga by Ms. Mary Ting.
This book will be released on 9/12/2012.


Isn't this one of the most beautiful covers ever?! 
Book Blurb: Torn between the past she can't remember and a future she isn’t ready for, Claudia feels at a loss. With unanswered questions, she is certain there is more to her past than just being a venator. Finding the missing pieces in her life won’t be easy because duty calls. When mysterious dark shadows get released, an apocalypse sets in motion. The venators and the alkins must work together once again. Knowing Claudia would be the key to destroying the demons that were released, a familiar stranger appears to protect her. Drawn to the beautiful angel, Claudia finds she must unravel the mysteries of her past in order to help save the world. 
Who is the angel assisting her and why does she feel a strong connection to him? 
Time is running ou…

Blog Tour: Book Review and Book Giveaway: Frost (Frost Book 1) by Kate Avery Ellison

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Hi guys! Welcome to Frost Blog Tour stop here on Journey with Books! Today I'm posting a review of Frost (Frost Book 1) which is written by Ms. Kate Avery Ellison. There's also a giveaway down below so you might want to check that out. This blog tour was organized by AToMR Blog Tours
Paperback: 194 pages Language: English ISBN-10: 1475005873 ISBN-13: 978-1475005875 Genre: YA 



Book Blurb:


In the icy, monster-plagued world of the Frost, one wrong move and a person could end up dead—and Lia Weaver knows this better than anyone. After monsters kill her parents, she must keep the family farm running despite the freezing cold and threat of monster attacks or risk losing her siblings to reassignment by the village Elders. With dangers on all sides and failure just one wrong step away, she can’t afford to let her emotions lead her astray. So when her sister finds a fugitive bleeding to death in the forest—a young stranger named Gabe—Lia surprises herself and does the unthinkable. She save…

On the Island Event! (Book Excerpt and Giveaway)

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Hi guys! AToMR had organized a very fun event for you guys! Today we're celebrating the reprint of the New York Times Bestseller, On the Island by Ms. Tracey Garvis Graves! Below, you'll get a glimpse of what this amazing book is all about. You'll see what drives this hype! Plus there's a giveaway! There are also other fun events you can join. You'll all see the details below, so, read on and have fun!


Author:Tracey Garvis Graves Paperback: 336 pages Publisher: Plume; Reprint edition (July 10, 2012) Language: English ISBN-10: 014219672X ISBN-13: 978-0142196724
Reading level: Ages 18 and up
BOOK BLURB:
When thirty-year-old English teacher Anna Emerson is offered a job tutoring T.J. Callahan at his family's summer rental in the Maldives, she accepts without hesitation; a working vacation on a tropical island trumps the library any day.
T.J. Callahan has no desire to leave town, not that anyone asked him. He's almost seventeen and if having cancer wasn't bad enou…

Promo Blitz and Cover Reveal: Taken by Storm by Angela Morrison

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Hi guys! Welcome to Taken by Storm Blog Tour Stop here in Journey with Books! Today I'm featuring Taken by Story written by Angela Morrison! We're going to have a little sneak peak inside of it. I hope you enjoy the Book Excerpt down below! Also see what promo Ms. Angela Morrison has for you. (Freebie!) Have fun in entering the discussion down below. Let opinions be known!
Title: Taken by Storm Author: Angela Morrison Paperback: 286 pages Publisher: Angela Morrison (June 13, 2012) Language: English ISBN-10: 0615652824 ISBN-13: 978-0615652825



Synopsis: 

Mormon girl Leesie has life figured out until devastated Michael lands in her small town high school. He needs her like no one has before. A rare journey into a faithful LDS teen’s intimate struggle. 


"[Morrison] handles the topics of religion and premarital sex gracefully without passing judgment. The message has less to do with religion than learning to respect and cherish others while staying true to one’s own beliefs.”  – Publish…

Blog Tour: Book Excerpt and Giveaway: Tyler Falls by Lori Clark

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Hi guys! I hope you're all doing alright! I'm back with another blog tour! Yes, if you've noticed.. I love blog tours! Today, I'm featuring Tyler Falls written by Ms. Lori Clark. We'll get a sneak peek at the inside of this very intriguing and intense book. Plus! There's your favorite... a GIVEAWAY! This fun blog tour was organized by Reading Addiction Blog Tours!

Author:Lori L. Clark
Publisher:Lori L. Clark
Date Published: May 25, 2012
Language: English
ASIN: B0086F6V6S
Genre: Young Adult

Book Blurb:
Tyler has suffered from manic depression for as long as he can remember. Through medication and therapy, he manages to keep his life together. But when his parents are murdered, he decides he's had enough of living as a broken person with a broken life. So, in thirty days, he plans to stick the barrel of his Ruger SP101 into his mouth and pull the trigger.


Emma Perez's brother, Ethan Giovanni, sits in a mental institution for the murder of Dr. and Mrs. Falls. Deeme…