Thursday, February 7, 2013

BLURB BLITZ TOUR: THE ANGRY WOMAN SUITE by Lee Fullbright


Thank you for your interest, but this tour is now full.
Goddess Fish Promotions is organizing a Virtual Blurb Blitz Tour for The Angry Woman Suite by Lee Fullbright, a Historical Psychological Mystery available now from Telemachus Press. The tour will run 3/25-4/19, and this tour will not include interviews or guest blogs; however, a blurb, excerpt and author bio will be provided to every host for inclusion on their blog. Additionally, a PDF copy of this story is available for review in conjunction with a promo post. Lee will award a $50 Amazon card to one randomly drawn commenter. Congratulations to Catherine Lee, the winner of the $50 Amazon card.



“Raised in a crumbling New England mansion by four women with personalities as split as a cracked mirror, young Francis Grayson has an obsessive need to fix them all. There’s his mother, distant and beautiful Magdalene; his disfigured, suffocating Aunt Stella; his odious grandmother; and the bane of his existence, his abusive and delusional Aunt Lothian.

For years, Francis plays a tricky game of duck and cover with the women, turning to music to stay sane. He finds a friend and mentor in Aidan Madsen, schoolmaster, local Revolutionary War historian, musician and keeper of the Grayson women’s darkest secrets. In a skillful move by Fullbright, those secrets are revealed through the viewpoints of three different people–Aidan, Francis and Francis’stepdaughter, Elyse–adding layers of eloquent complexity to a story as powerful as it is troubling.

While Francis realizes his dream of forming his own big band in the 1940s, his success is tempered by the inner monster of his childhood, one that roars to life when he marries Elyse’s mother. Elyse becomes her stepfather’s favorite target, and her bitterness becomes entwined with a desire to know the real Francis Grayson.

For Aidan’s part, his involvement with the Grayson family only deepens, and secrets carried for a lifetime begin to coalesce as he seeks to enlighten Francis–and subsequently Elyse–of why the events of so many years ago matter now. The ugliness of deceit, betrayal and resentment permeates the narrative, yet there are shining moments of hope, especially in the relationship between Elyse and her grandfather.

Ultimately, as more of the past filters into the present, the question becomes: What is the truth, and whose version of the truth is correct? Fullbright never untangles this conundrum, and it only adds to the richness of this exemplary novel.”—Kirkus Reviews
AVAILABLE DATES:

3/25/2013 Out of the Lockbox
3/26/2013 Andi's Book Reviews
3/27/2013 Hope Dreams. Life... Love
3/28/2013 Lisa Haselton's Reviews and Interviews
3/29/2013 Books and Other Spells
4/1/2013 Bookgirl Knitting
4/1/2013 SECOND STOP Lindsay's Scribblings
4/2/2013 Long and Short Reviews
4/2/2013 SECOND STOP Voicu Mihnea Simandan
4/3/2013 Christine Young Romance Writer
4/4/2013 MK McClintock Blog
4/5/2013 The Write to Read
4/8/2013 Loose the Hounds
4/9/2013 Cathie Dunn writes
4/10/2013 It's Raining Books
4/11/2013 Book Reviews by Dee
4/12/2013 Sandra's Blog
4/15/2013 Straight from the Library
4/16/2013 Fantasy Powered by Love
4/18/2013 Janna Shay's Fair Play
4/19/2013 Welcome to My World of Dreams

9 comments:

Andrea Coventry said...

I would like to host and review on 3/26 at Andi's Book Reviews, please.

Christine Young said...

I could host this on April 3.

KH LeMoyne said...

I can host on April 16th.
Fantasy Powered by Love

Alisia said...

i can host the promo on march 29 or april 1.
Books & Other Spells

jannashay said...

I can host April 18th.

janna@jannashay.com

maggiethom said...

Hi. I can host this book on April 11th on the Write to Read.

maggiethom said...

Sorry I put the wrong date. I can do April 15th on The Write to Read.

Courtney said...

I can host April 8th at Loose the Hounds.

Cathie Dunn said...

I could host on 9th April. Thanks!