Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Virtual Super Book Blast: The Cracked Slipper by Stephanie Alexander



Goddess Fish Promotions is organizing a Virtual Super Book Blast Tour for The Cracked Slipper by Stephanie Alexander, a Romantic Women's Fiction Fantasy available now. The Super Book Blast Tour will take place on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 and is limited to the first 50 people who sign up. 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. No reviews requested for this tour.

Stephanie will be awarding a $10 Amazon gift card to a randomly drawn commenter during the tour.

When Eleanor Brice unexpectedly wins the heart of Gregory Desmarais, Crown Prince of Cartheigh, she's sure she's found her happily-ever-after. Unfortunately, Prince Charming has a loose grip on his temper, a looser grip on his marriage vows, and a tight grip on the bottle.

Eight years of mistreatment, isolation and clandestine book learning hardly prepare Eleanor for life at Eclatant Palace, where women are seen, not heard. According to Eleanor's eavesdropping parrot, no one at court appreciates her unladylike tendency to voice her opinion. To make matter worse, her royal fiancé spends his last night of bachelorhood on a drunken whoring spree. Before the ink dries on her marriage proclamation Eleanor realizes that she loves her husband's best friend, former soldier Dorian Finley.

Eleanor can't resist Dorian's honesty, or his unusual admiration for her intelligence, and soon both are caught in a dangerous obsession. She drowns her confusion in charitable endeavors, but the people's love can't protect her from her feelings. When a magical crime endangers the bond between unicorns, dragons, and the royal family, a falsely accused Eleanor must clear her own name to save her life. The road toward vindication will force a choice between hard-won security and an impossible love.

The Cracked Slipper is a book club friendly fairytale retelling in the vein of Gregory Maguire, with a dash of romance. Set in a pseudo-renaissance, corset-and-petticoats enchanted kingdom, The Cracked Slipper brings a magical twist to women's fiction.



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14 comments:

Caroline Clemmons said...

Count me in.

Sue Perkins said...

I can do May 22nd for this blast. Love this type of book.

Tamaria Soana said...

I can host this book blast!

tamarialsoana@gmail.com

Jody J said...

Count me in on this blast!

p.m.terrell said...

We'd love to do this on May 22 at Book 'Em North Carolina.

lindsey hutchison @ United By Books said...

i can host

morgan said...

I can host

Liz said...

I wil host this one.
Liz

Andrea Coventry said...

I can host at Andi's Book Reviews, if needed. Thanks!

Stephanie Alexander said...

This is Stephanie, the author... just wanted to say Hi and thanks to everyone for agreeing to host!

maggiethom said...

Hi I would be willing to host on The Write to Read.

Sarah said...

I would love to host this

Sarah
Just Trying to Let it Be

Danita Minnis said...

I can host. Thanks :)

http://danitaminnis.danitaminnis.com/

Julianna Smith said...

I would like to sign up. :)