Category: Spotlight


#UKYACX BLOG TOUR | Spotlight on…Ellen Phethean @phethean @UKYACX

#UKYACX BLOG TOUR | Spotlight on…Ellen Phethean @phethean @UKYACX

(COVER NOT FINAL) Ren and the Blue Hands Set in the fictional 16th Century Calico Isles, Ellen Phethean’s YA novel, Ren and The Blue Hands, sees teenaged Ren drawn into a world of intrigue, passion and politics. Betrayal by your friends is heart breaking, betrayed by your own heart is devastating. In a world on the cusp of change, Ren, a Blue Hand dyer, is plucked from the dye sheds to become lady’s maid up at Barrow Hall. At first she’s excited about her future, […]


Spotlight/Interview: WENDY HIGGINS #BookBloggers #NewReleases #NA

Spotlight/Interview: WENDY HIGGINS #BookBloggers #NewReleases #NA

Amber Tate believes the worst thing she’ll suffer in life is dealing with the unrequited love she feels for her brother’s best friend, Rylen Fite. She also believes war is something unfortunate that happens places far, far away from her rural Nevada town. She’s wrong on both counts. When an unknown organization meticulously bombs major cities in the United States and across the globe, a trickle-down effect spreads to remaining towns at an alarming speed—everything from food and water sources to technology and communications are […]


#UKMG Extravaganza Blog Tour: Karen McCombie #Interview #Spotlight @UKYAX @KarenMcCombie

Posted 15 October, 2015 by katheryn13 in Blog Tours, Book Promo, Fun, Middle Grade, Spotlight, YA / 0 Comments
#UKMG Extravaganza Blog Tour: Karen McCombie #Interview #Spotlight @UKYAX @KarenMcCombie

Hi guys and gals! I’m pleased to be taking part in the UKMG Extravaganza blog tour, as part of an event that is going to be in Nottingham Central Library on 17th October with 34 top MG (Middle Grade) authors. Sounds fun, eh? (sadly I won’t be able to go.) For my post, I partnered with the wonderful Karen McCombie, author of 80 published books – and her first historical novel Catching Falling Stars is out now!  Catching Falling Stars A Blitz tale full of charm […]


#GuestPost: The Boatman by Kat Hawthorne #Spotlight

#GuestPost: The Boatman by Kat Hawthorne #Spotlight

Today I’m pleased to welcome a special post about Kat Hawthorne’s book The Boatman. Here she explains what it was like working with an illustrator when putting the story together. The Weirdness of Working With an Illustrator By: Kat Hawthorne As you may or may not know, my book, The Boatman, was illustrated by the wonderful and talented artist, Dora Mitchell (www.doramitchell.com). This was a first for me, working with an illustrator, so today I’d like to explore how weird it was for me, the […]


#UKYAExtravaganza Blog Tour: Interview with Emma Pass

Posted 2 February, 2015 by katheryn13 in Blog Tours, Spotlight, YA / 0 Comments
#UKYAExtravaganza Blog Tour: Interview with Emma Pass

    Welcome to the UKYA extravaganza blog tour! In case you’ve been living under a rock the past few days, this is an event set up by Kerry Drewery and Emma Pass where 35 of UK’s finest YA authors will gather together in Waterstones, Birmingham and do all things bookish. It’s going to be a grand time! (Sadly, I can’t go, but I’ll be stalking the hashtag like cray cray). So…what now? There will be a spotlight on each of these authors and today, […]


#BookSpotlight: I Know Lucy by Melissa Pearl #YA #Romantic #Suspence

Posted 25 September, 2014 by katheryn13 in Book Promo, Romance, Spotlight, YA / 0 Comments
#BookSpotlight: I Know Lucy by Melissa Pearl #YA #Romantic #Suspence

  BOOK SPOTLIGHT I Know Lucy by Melissa Pearl Genre: YA Romantic Suspense Lucy Tate is on the run. After witnessing the brutal murder of her parents, she’s spent five years in hiding – taking on different personas and faking her way through life. The authorities can’t be trusted, so she remains in the shadows, always one beat ahead of the man who is forever hunting her. That is, until she meets Zach Schultz, a senior at Monte Vista High and the one guy she can’t bear to leave. Suddenly her natural […]


#AuthorSpotlight: Amanda Aksel

Posted 22 September, 2014 by katheryn13 in Book Promo, Spotlight / 0 Comments
#AuthorSpotlight: Amanda Aksel

AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT ~*~ABOUT THE AUTHOR~*~ ❊❀❊❀❊ AMANDA (ah-MAHN-dah)- Latin- Meaning lovable or worthy of love. Fitting. I’ve always had an affinity for love. ​ Being born in sunny San Diego in the mid 80’s to a young military couple gave me plenty of insight into the dynamics of a romantic relationship. Somewhere between moving coasts every three years, I found myself engrossed in fairytale romances and dressing up like a bride. ​♥♥♥ My first real love was writing. By my sophomore year in a new […]


SPOTLIGHT! Vampire Down by Steven Montano (BLOG TOUR!)

SPOTLIGHT! Vampire Down by Steven Montano (BLOG TOUR!)

  SPOTLIGHT on Vampire Down: Blood Skies, Book 7 By Steven Montano Coming June 27th! Who ever knew the end would come so soon? In this final volume of the BLOOD SKIES series, Eric Cross and Danica Black find themselves facing impossible odds in the desolate ruins of the world they once knew. Hunted by the mercenary forces of the newly formed East Claw Coalition and desperate to find the elusive White Mother, the two refugees will be pushed to the limits of their abilities […]