Tuesday, October 14, 2014

And They All Lived Happily Ever After Book Tour and Paperback Giveaway

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Title:  And They All Lived Happily Ever After!
Author:   Crystal Connor
Published:  August 28th, 2012
Word Count:  approx. 65,000
Genre:  Horror, Sci-Fi, Dark Fantasy
Recommended Age:  13+

Synopsis:
Once upon a time, in a dark and scary place, in a frightening land way too close to home…

Crystal Connor’s …And They All Lived Happily Ever After! is a collection of short fables not meant for children, but for those who enjoy the madness of nightmares.

In the "Queen’s Pawn," you’ll visit a magical kingdom full of wonder and splendor only to come to the sickening realization that when the Queen has a message … she sends her pawns.
The perils of eating forbidden fruit have been cautioned against since the Book of Genesis, but will our urban princess in "The Apple" heed those warnings?
Embark on a mystical and treacherous quest to reach "The Ruins," located in place so sacred that it should never be visited by mortal man.
These are just a few of the adventures you’ll have as you explore the dark imagination of Crystal Connor. Fourteen short stories of horror, science fiction, and fantasy; 65,306 words of terror by a single author who clearly intends to one day be known as a Master in the genre.

Monsters, Women, and Villains (oh my)!

Book Trailer Link:   http://youtu.be/GHvrlWTDFOo

  

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Excerpt:
 
There's a whole host of benefits allotted to those, who like myself, possess these very specialized set of skills. One of the benefits is, that afterward, you sleep really good at night and I mean really good.

What?

Well, it's true, it's hard to believe I know, but trust me it's true. Sam, my uncle, sent me to this exotic land that used to smell of frankincense and myrrh. He sent us there, my brothers-in-arms and me, so that we could become proficient in the art of death. We were good at what we did too, because now it only smells of gunpowder, burnt oil, and death. That's a hell of a predicament you've found yourself in, isn't it?

Well, at least now you know I'm good with a gun and thanks to my Uncle Sam I am also very comfortable with a blade. This ten inch beauty here is a staple, it’s sharp enough to be use as machete. But this one, with the gut hook, is my all-time favorite and I'll show you why here in a minute. Now, I can understand why you broke into my home, these are tough times, and a guys gotta eat I get that. I do.

Maybe I would have let you live if you had simply demanded my money and jewels, but, then again, I was never known for being charitable.





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Meet the Author:
Washington State native Crystal Connor has been terrorizing readers since before junior high school and loves anything to do with monsters, bad guys, rogue scientific experiments, jewelry, sky-high high heel shoes and unreasonably priced handbags. She is also considering changing her professional title to "dramatization specialist" because it’s so much more theatrical than being just a mere drama queen. Along with inducing insomnia within her readership. Crystal also reviews indie horror and sci-fi movies for HorrorAddicts.net.


Giveaway Details:

There is a tour wide giveaway. Prizes include the following:
1 lucky winner will get a print copy of And They All Lived Happily Ever After!

    Giveaway is international



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    7 comments:

    1. These stories look very dark and scary, just my cup of tea!!!

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    2. This sounds like the perfect horror read for the end of October. I look to this :3

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    3. That "frightening land way too close to home" is one of my favorite places to visit. I'll be honored if I win and get to go there with you as my guide.

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    4. This sounds like a good read for me

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    5. Cover looks terrifying!! Wouldn't wish that on anyone. Hope to read this one soon...very intriguing! abrennan09@hotmail.com

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    6. I love a Great Scary Tale...... Ewwwwww can't wait ! Love it !!!
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