Monday, October 21, 2013

United Authors of Chick Lit



Hello, my little jet setters!

Fasten your seatbelts and put your tray tables in the upright and locked position. Over the next few days, some of your favorite Chick Lit characters will be jetting across the Atlantic to visit with fictional friends on the other side of the pond.



On Tuesday, Oct. 22, read about Stella from Fat Girls and Fairy Cakes and Chloe from Lying to Meet You as they travel across the Atlantic to visit each other.

On Wednesday, Oct. 23, it's time to discover what happens when Emma from The Polyanna Plan and Kim from Blogger Girl meet.

On Thursday, Oct. 24, Izzy from Izzy's Cold Feet and Jamie from Finding Lucas will be taking you on a trip alongside their characters.

And on Friday, Oct. 25, Kate from Sealed with a Kiss and Pilar from In Need of Therapy will be chatting about their overseas experiences.



Here's a little sneak peek at the fun, frothy books and sassy gals featured in our international promo, all of which are priced at $3.99 or less:

Finding Lucas by Samantha Stroh Bailey   Daytime talk show producer Jamie Ross is beyond fed up with her toxic bad boy turned metrosexual boyfriend. Spurred on by her gang of quirky friends, she goes on a hilarious, at-times disastrous, and totally life-changing hunt to track down "the one who got away." But are some loves best left behind? Available on Amazon, Amazon UK and Kobo

In Need of Therapy by Tracie Banister   Handling the problems of hysterical hypochondriacs, lovelorn neurotics, and compulsive man whores is all in a day's work for super-shrink Pilar Alvarez. But can she deal with her crazy Cuban family, a trio of unsuitable suitors, and a threat to her practice without ending up on the couch herself? Available on Amazon, Amazon UK and B&N.

Lying to Meet You by Anna Garner   Overworked New York fashion girl Chloe Lane has no time for a real relationship, but when her childhood pal asks her to play the part of his girlfriend in order to test a theory, she decides to go for it. The lies start piling up and things start getting crazy. Will Chloe be able to keep it together? Available on Amazon, Amazon UK and B&N.

Sealed with a Kiss by Rachael Lucas   Kate breathes a sigh of relief when she's dumped at her best friend's wedding. When she takes a job on the island of Auchenmor, she's determined to have a year off men, but that's before she rescues Flora the seal pup with the help of Roddy, her mysterious new boss... Available on Amazon and Amazon UK.

The Polyanna Plan by Talli Roland   Emma Beckett has always looked down on 'the glass is half full' optimists. But when she loses her high-powered job and fiance, Emma makes a radical decision: from her on in, she'll attempt to see the upside, no matter how dire the situation. Can adopting a positive attitude give Emma the courage to build a new life, or is finding the good in everything a very bad idea? Available on Amazon and Amazon UK.

Blogger Girl by Meredith Schorr   Kimberly Long has two passions: her successful chick lit blog and Nicholas, her handsome colleague down the hall. But when her high school nemesis pops onto the chick lit scene with a hot new book and eyes for Nicholas, Kim has to make some quick revisions to her own life story. Available on Amazon, Amazon UK, B&N and Apple iTunes.

Izzy's Cold Feet by Sarah Louise Smith   Izzy is engaged to Greg, who is everything a girl could want. The trouble is -- all she can think about is the men she loved before she met him. In the week leading up to her wedding day, Izzy is forced to ask herself who she loves the most. And, given the choice, who would she want to spend her life with? Available on Amazon, Amazon UK, B&N and UK Nook.

Fat Girls and Fairy Cakes by Sue Watson   TV Producer Stella is overworked, overweight and under fire battling to balance family, career and those weighing scales. In the past she's always found comfort at the bottom of her mixing bowl but now the most delicious lemon sponge with zesty frosting has no effect. However, life is about to get tougher... and Stella has to face some truths about herself, her life and her future. Available on Amazon and Amazon UK.



SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Tuesday, Oct. 22
Stella will be on my blog and Chloe will be on Sue Watson's blog.

Wednesday, Oct. 23
Emma will be on Meredith Schorr's blog and Kim will be on Talli Roland's blog.

Thursday, Oct. 24
Izzy will be on Samantha Stroh Bailey's blog and Jamie will be on Sarah Louise Smith's blog.

Friday, Oct. 25
Kate will be on Tracie Banister's blog and Pilar will be on Rachael Lucas's blog.

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