Blog Tour Stop: Taking Back Forever by Karen Hooper- Blitz, Excerpt, and Giveaways

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Taking Back Forever

Author: Karen Amanda Hooper

Publisher: Starry Sky Publishing

Release Date: May 31, 2013

Summary:

Forever is worth the fight. 

Maryah erased all memory of her past lives, but she couldn't erase her soul mate Nathan, or his undying love. Now, Maryah and Nathan have a second chance at a future together, but first Maryah must remember the person she used to be and embrace her supernatural gifts—more than one kindrily member’s life depends on it. 

Maryah’s power is Harmony’s best hope of finding her kidnapped soul mate, Gregory. But Harmony isn't big on asking anyone for help, and she’s tired of waiting, so she’s taking matters into her own hands. Heaven help anyone who stands in her way



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About the Author:


Karen was born and bred in Baltimore, frolicked and froze in Colorado for a couple of years and is currently sunning and splashing around Florida with her two beloved dogs. She's addicted to coffee, chocolate and complicated happily-ever-afters.

Karen has been making up stories for as long as she can remember. In high school she discovered her passion for putting her thoughts onto paper, but it wasn't until her late twenties that she wrote her first novel. Due to her strong Disney upbringing, she still believes in fairytales and will forever sprinkle magic throughout all of her novels.


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Excerpt:

In the short week since Maryah’s momentary remembrance of him, Nate had come alive again. He smiled all the time. His eyes were brighter. I was happy for him, but it left me feeling more alone than ever. He had been my partner in suffering over our lost soul mates. But not anymore.

I gazed at the landscape of Sedona behind him. To myself, I could admit my jealousy of his and Maryah’s reunion, but I’d never say it out loud. “How’s it feel? To have her back after all this time?”

“I don’t have her back. She hardly remembers anything. But I don’t have to hide who and what I am anymore, or that I love her. She knows who she was and where she belongs. I’m patiently waiting for her to figure out who she is now, and what she’s capable of.”

“She loves you. I can see it.”

“I am ecstatically grateful for that. But I still feel the loss of her, of all the time we shared together. It’s like we’re getting to know each other for the first time all over again. We haven’t had to do that for hundreds of years.” His head drooped. “What if she doesn't like what she discovers?”

“Oh, please. You two light up around each other. That girl is smitten, and so are you.”

His cheeks flushed. “It’s amazing how much more you appreciate someone after you've lost them. Her happiness means everything to me. I want to give her the world, the magical and beautiful one she can no longer see, but I worry that’s no longer possible.”

“Give it time. If there’s one thing Mary proved over and over, it’s that anything is possible.”


Giveaways:

You guys have TWO giveaways, so TWO chances to win!


This Giveaway is for 1 winner, who gets a copy of both the first ebook in the Kindrily series, Grasping at Eternity, and the second one, Taking Back Forever. Open internationally.



This giveaway is for a Kindrily prize pack that includes a signed paperback of both books in the series and other Kindrily themed swag. This giveaway is only open to the US and Canada.




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08 June, 2013 delete

I just finished Oath of Servitude by C.E Wilson its a YA fantasy you might of heard of it.

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08 June, 2013 delete

Thanks so much for helping spread the word about my books. I sincerely appreciate it! :)

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Meghan
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09 June, 2013 delete

Outlander by Diana Gabaldon is excellent!

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09 June, 2013 delete

I Love The Darkness Rising Trilogy it's amazing

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13 June, 2013 delete

Depends on what you're into... I tend to recommend Magic Bites (by Ilona Andrews) to anyone who will listen.

Also, I am adding a link to this page on my blog (http://readinhouston.blogspot.com) the link will go up tomorrow (Friday) on my Free Swag Friday post.

Thanks for sharing.
Kelly

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karin
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15 June, 2013 delete

I loved Delirium it's a great book

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Cierra
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20 June, 2013 delete

That book series is really good!

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Cierra
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20 June, 2013 delete

Hey! Thanks for adding my link on your blog! That's awesome! I'll have to remember to repay you when I add my Giveaways from Other Sites page again!

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I love it when people comment! :D