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Devine Intervention Giveaway

 

Enter to win a signed copy of DEVINE INTERVENTION plus awesome swag!

devine-interventionThere is a great legend of the guardian angel who traveled across time and space for the human girl he loved, slaying those who would threaten her with a gleaming sword made of heavenly light.

This is not that story.

Jerome Hancock is Heidi Devine's guardian angel. Sort of. He's more of an angel trainee, in heaven's soul-rehabilitation program for wayward teens. And he's just about to get kicked out for having too many absences and for violating too many of the Ten Commandments for the Dead.

Heidi, meanwhile, is a high school junior who dreams of being an artist, but has been drafted onto her basketball team because she's taller than many a grown man. For as long as she can remember, she's heard a voice in her head - one that sings Lynyrd Skynyrd, offers up bad advice, and yet is company during those hours she feels most alone.

When the unthinkable happens, these two lostsouls must figure out where they went wrong and whether they can make things right before Heidi's time is up and her soul is lost forever.

Martha Brockenbrough's debut novel is hilarious, heartbreaking, and hopeful, with a sense of humor that's wicked as hell, and writing that's just heavenly.

"FREQUENTLY HYSTERICAL ... DEVASTATINGLY HONEST WRITING THAT SURPRISES WITH ITS OCCASIONAL BEAUTY AND HITS HOME WITH THE KEENNESS OF ITS INSIGHT."

—Kirkus Reviews, starred review

Giveaway Details

One grand prize winner will receive a signed hardcover of Devine Intervention, a set of custom buttons, bookmarks, and a genuine, non-lethal arrow bracelet.

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Two more winners will receive signed hardbacks with button sets and bookmarks.

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Comments 76

 
Kayla on Friday, 01 June 2012 14:08

be able to carry me with him when he flies! :)

be able to carry me with him when he flies! :)
Taylor Zebrowski on Friday, 01 June 2012 15:30

If I had a guardian angel I hope he would be adorable

If I had a guardian angel I hope he would be adorable
Emily Savant, Staff Reviewer on Friday, 01 June 2012 17:12

If I had a guardian angel, I hope he’d sing me Lynard Skynard like Heidi's does! That sounds awesome! Or sing some hardcore rap song at pivotal moments of my life! :)

If I had a guardian angel, I hope he’d sing me Lynard Skynard like Heidi's does! That sounds awesome! Or sing some hardcore rap song at pivotal moments of my life! :)
alicia marie on Friday, 01 June 2012 19:13

if i had a guardian angel i hope he'd be a really interesting angel with lots to talk about. and it wouldn't hurt for him to be cute too :)

if i had a guardian angel i hope he'd be a really interesting angel with lots to talk about. and it wouldn't hurt for him to be cute too :)
Casog on Friday, 01 June 2012 22:43

I hope he be my friend in times of trouble, and forever be there for me. Not as a guardian, not as a boyfriend, but as a friend. Friends are angels sent down from heaven.

I hope he be my friend in times of trouble, and forever be there for me. Not as a guardian, not as a boyfriend, but as a friend. Friends are angels sent down from heaven.
Ella Waters on Saturday, 02 June 2012 08:33

If i had a guardian angel I hope he'd be very good-looking and protect me.

If i had a guardian angel I hope he'd be very good-looking and protect me.
Paige on Saturday, 02 June 2012 13:27

I hope he'd be pretty hot! =)

I hope he'd be pretty hot! =)
Desiree Thompson on Saturday, 02 June 2012 13:50

I hope he would be absolutely freaking hilarious! I would want him to make me laugh all the time.

I hope he would be absolutely freaking hilarious! I would want him to make me laugh all the time.
Andrea Navarro on Saturday, 02 June 2012 17:09

I hope he'd truly care about me no matter what.

I hope he'd truly care about me no matter what.
Lilian Cheng on Saturday, 02 June 2012 21:32

I really just hope he'd (she'd) let me win the lottery so that I can buy all the books on my wishlist...yes, I am extremely greedy.
But honestly, I think I'd be a bit creeped out at the idea of having something follow me, even if they are goodspirited.

Lilian @ A Novel Toybox

I really just hope he'd (she'd) let me win the lottery so that I can buy all the books on my wishlist...yes, I am extremely greedy. But honestly, I think I'd be a bit creeped out at the idea of having something follow me, even if they are goodspirited. Lilian @ A Novel Toybox
Aliyah on Monday, 04 June 2012 01:13

If I had a guardian angel I hope he would always be there for me when I need him and be someone I really could connect with.

If I had a guardian angel I hope he would always be there for me when I need him and be someone I really could connect with.
David Mudry on Monday, 04 June 2012 23:15

just... make sure I don't do anything too stupid.

just... make sure I don't do anything too stupid.
Alexus Upton on Wednesday, 06 June 2012 01:16

Be really cute:)

Be really cute:)
Elizabeth Trujillo on Wednesday, 06 June 2012 17:33

If I had a guardian angel I'd hope he'd always be my friend and be there when I am sad and that he understands me and has the same likes as me.:D

If I had a guardian angel I'd hope he'd always be my friend and be there when I am sad and that he understands me and has the same likes as me.:D
YABC on Wednesday, 06 June 2012 20:33

If I had a guardian angel, I hope he’d be hot...lol:)

If I had a guardian angel, I hope he’d be hot...lol:)
YABC on Thursday, 07 June 2012 00:33

If I had a guardian angel, I hope he’d be useful.

If I had a guardian angel, I hope he’d be useful.
YABC on Thursday, 07 June 2012 02:56

If I had a guardian angel, id want him to protect me and be a great friend.

If I had a guardian angel, id want him to protect me and be a great friend.
YABC on Thursday, 07 June 2012 15:12

If I had a guardian angel, I hope he’d always be there and treat me with kindness

If I had a guardian angel, I hope he’d always be there and treat me with kindness
YABC on Thursday, 07 June 2012 15:22

If I had a guardian angel, I hope he'd respect my introverted nature and not butt in when I need a little solitude...

If I had a guardian angel, I hope he'd respect my introverted nature and not butt in when I need a little solitude...
YABC on Thursday, 07 June 2012 18:29

If I had a Guardian Angel,I would want him to be solid and strong for me when needed, and lead me in the right direction when I stumble.

If I had a Guardian Angel,I would want him to be solid and strong for me when needed, and lead me in the right direction when I stumble.

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