Thursday, April 28, 2016

New Adult Scavenger Hunt with A.G. Howard


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Welcome to New Adult Scavenger Hunt! This bi-annual event was inspired as a way to give readers a chance to gain access to exclusive bonus material from their favorite authors…and a chance to win some awesome prizes! At this hunt, you not only get access to exclusive content from each author, you also get a clue for the hunt. Add up the clues, and you can enter for our prize–one lucky winner will receive one book from each author on the hunt in my team! But play fast: this contest (and all the exclusive bonus material) will only be online for 72 hours!
Go to the New Adult Scavenger Hunt page to find out all about the hunt. There are THREE contests going on simultaneously, and you can enter one or all! I am a part of the TEAM RED but there is also a blue team and a purple team (but we all know TEAM RED is the best) for a chance to win a whole different set of books!
Team Blue
If you’d like to find out more about the hunt, see links to all the authors participating, and see the full list of prizes up for grabs, go to the New Adult Scavenger Hunt page.
***THE SCAVENGER HUNT***
Directions: Below, you’ll notice that I’ve listed my lucky book number. Collect the lucky book numbers of all the authors on Team Blue, and then add them up (don’t worry, you can use a calculator!).
Entry Form: Once you’ve added up all the numbers, make sure you fill out the form here to officially qualify for the grand prize. Only entries that have the correct number will qualify.
Rules: Open internationally, anyone below the age of 18 should have a parent or guardian’s permission to enter. To be eligible for the grand prize, you must submit the completed entry form by April 26th, at noon Eastern Time. Entries sent without the correct number or without contact information will not be considered.


LET THE HUNT BEGIN!


*****MEET A.G. HOWARD*****




A.G. Howard is the NYT bestselling author of the Young Adult SPLINTERED Series -- an urbanized gothic Alice in Wonderland spinoff, -- and the upcoming YA Phantom of the Opera spinoff, ROSEBLOOD. 

Now, A.G. brings her darkly magical and visual/visceral storytelling to Victorian England. THE ARCHITECT OF SONG is the first installment in her lush and romantic New Adult “Haunted Hearts Legacy” series, a four book gothic saga following the generations of one family as -- haunted by both literal and figurative ghosts -- they search for self-acceptance, love, and happiness. 


Visit A.G. Howard at her site.

On this leg of the scavenger hunt, the exclusive content is the book trailer and official cover reveal for THE ARCHITECT OF SONG.




A.G. Howard's personal note: Although the lush red dress worn by my heroine, Juliet, on the cover never makes it into the pages of the book (since she's in mourning), it sets the perfect gothic tone for the Victorian era along with the underlying mystery and danger Juliet must confront to first find herself, and in the end, find truth and lasting love.


THE ARCHITECT OF SONG COVER REVEAL!!...

Ever since a childhood tragedy, nineteen-year-old Juliet Emerline has subsisted – isolated by deafness – making hats in the solitude of her home. Now, she’s at risk to lose her sanctuary to Lord Nicolas Thornton, a twenty-seven-year-old mysterious architect with designs on her humble estate. When she secretly witnesses him raging beside a grave, Juliet investigates, finding the name “Hawk” on the headstone and an unusual flower at the base. The moment Juliet touches the petals, a young English nobleman appears in ghostly form, singing a song only her deaf ears can hear. The ghost remembers nothing of his identity or death, other than the one name that haunts his afterlife: Thornton. 

Suspecting the architect played a role in “Hawk’s” untimely demise, Juliet pushes aside her fear of society and travels to Lord Thornton’s secluded holiday resort, posing as a hat maker in one of his boutiques to avenge her ghostly companion and save her estate. There, rumors abound of the architect’s violent tendencies. Yet each moment Juliet spends with Lord Thornton, he’s charming and gentle, even respectful of her deafness. 

She soon finds herself questioning who to trust: the architect of flesh and bones who can relate to her through romantic gestures, heartfelt notes, and sensual touches … or the specter that serenades her with beautiful songs and ardent words, touching her mind and soul like no other man ever can. As the sinister truth behind Lord Thornton’s interest in her estate comes to light, she’s lured into his web of secrets. But it’s too late for escape, and the tragic love taking seed in her heart will alter her silent world forever.

As A.G. Howard's contribution to the wonderful book-package prize for the red team, She's included a Collector's Edition Splintered / Unhinged Flip Arc:


(Contains full Splintered story and one chapter of Unhinged) 


In addition, she's offering up an extra giveaway of her own.

Below are the prizes up for grabs:

1- Hinged antique locket with detailed rose embossing, similar to the necklace that plays an important role in Juliet's story


1- 8" X 11" fine art print signed by Rebecca Sinz, reminiscent of Juliet wearing her mourning weeds in the Winter Garden

1-Signed poster featuring the official ARCHITECT artwork by Nathalia Suellen.


For a shot at these three prizes (three separate winners -- INTL) enter the rafflecopter below.


Good luck on the rest of the hunt, and A.G. Howard looks forward to revealing THE ARCHITECT OF SONG's playlist soon, with more prizes to share! Here's the link in case you want to learn 
more: A.G. HOWARD


Awesome! I’m adding to my TBR, now. How about you? And don’t forget to enter the contest for a chance to win a ton of signed books by me, A.G. Howard, and more!

To enter, you need to know that my lucky book number is 8 .

Add up all the favorite numbers of the authors on TEAM RED and you’ll have the secret code to enter for the grand prize!

***CONTINUE THE HUNT***
To keep going on your quest for the hunt, you need to check out the next TEAM RED author, S.D. Wesley (link)

GOOD LUCK!!


Write on,
Kim