Be sure to make it to the end of this post to enter to win ONE of TWO $10 Amazon or Barnes & Noble Gift Cards. Not only is there this fabulous giveaway, but there is another SECOND fabulous giveaway!! One lucky winner will win a Kindle!! Another lucky winner will win a paperback copy of "Enlightenment" and FIVE winners will win an E-book copy of "Enlightenment!" That’s right!! There will be NINE lucky winners!!! Also, come back daily to interact with Liz and to increase your chances of winning!
by Liz Keel
After losing everything, all seventeen-year-old Thea wanted was to be a normal teenager. Instead, she was attacked by a mysterious creature she thought only existed in fairy tales. Now thrown into the unknown realm of Faey, Thea is forced to determine the difference between reality and fantasy, in a world ruled by a dark elite and a society wracked by intolerance and prejudice. With the support of her new friends and a mysterious dark haired, blue-eyed guardian watching her every move, Thea will discover that when it comes to Faey, nothing is what it seems. Will her courage and desire to save this new world from darkness be enough? Or will Thea be the next victim to fall to the dark whispers of fate...
I know the way I’m describing him might make you wonder why I’m not talking about him as something more than just a friend, but that’s the complicated part. You see, my feelings for him are purely platonic, but I don’t think he feels the same. The way Eli looks at me sometimes…the subtle hints…the way he grabs my hand and won’t let go, I think he wants something more and I’m not sure what to do about it. And however selfish this might sound, I need him in my life and can’t mess up our friendship, even to see if there could possibly be something more to our relationship. What if it all went wrong?
“Hey Thea,” Eli had whispered into my ear. “Mom says that when you’re discharged you’re coming home with us, period. No arguing.” I’d squeezed him back, gratefully burying my face in the crook of his neck, unable to communicate how much he and his family meant to me. At least they would be able to keep the loneliness at bay.
We sat like that for ages, me just breathing in his woody, musky smell, wondering how I was meant to function again. He twisted strands of my dark brown hair around his fingers and occasionally stroked his thumb along the side of my chin in a soothing manner. I could hear his mother and father in deep discussions with the police officers, and heard them say it was a miracle I was alive. Tell me about it. The only other person who had been around was Eli’s four-year-old sister Leela, who kept coming up with big, round, sad eyes, patting me on the leg whilst trying to get me to take Buggles, her much loved toy rabbit. She had known something was wrong and had tried her hardest to fix it in the only way she knew how.
I live in Surrey, England, a short walk from the beautiful Windsor Park, with my husband Richard and our two gorgeous children Noah and Olivia. For me, writing is nothing short of an addiction and I often find myself sneaking out to my writing shed for just a few minutes, which can often turn into hours of pure, unadulterated bliss catching up with my characters and continuing their story. In-between writing, I teach in a primary school where there’s never a dull moment! I will also often be found Kindle in hand, reading a wide variety of genres but with YA fantasy and paranormal romance at the forefront of my reading list. Although I’m currently writing the second book in the Driel trilogy, other characters involving all things fantasy, paranormal and YA romance are jockeying for position, wanting me to write their story next, so watch this space! It is such a privilege to share my stories with you the reader. Thank you enough for taking the time to find out more about me.
CONNECT WITH LIZ:
To find out more about Liz, visit her website: www.lizkeelauthor.com
BOOK BUY LINKS:
**Enlightenment will be $0.99 during the tour.**
Amazon Kindle: http://amzn.to/2aphIKf
Amazon Paperback: http://amzn.to/2aHGVhH
Barnes and Noble: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/enlightenment-liz-keel/1123678194?ean=2940153177120
GIVEAWAY #1 INFO:
Liz Keel will be awarding 2 randomly drawn commenters each a $10 Amazon or Barnes and Noble GC via Rafflecopter during the tour.
And because why have one giveaway when you can have TWO!! Yep – that’s right!! There is a SECOND Giveaway!!
GIVEAWAY #2 INFO:
The publisher is awarding a kindle to one lucky winner! They are also awarding one winner a paperback copy of "Enlightenment" and FIVE winners an E-book copy of "Enlightenment!"
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