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Giveaway: Emblaze by Jessica Shirvington (US/Canada)

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With its combination of a high-adrenaline storytelling, engrossing character development, and a richly imagined mythology, the EMBRACE series has won legions of fans, critical acclaim, and has led to its adaptation into a television series with the CW Network, Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Entertainment and CBS Television Studios. Now, the hotly anticipated third book in Jessica Shirvington’s darkly romantic paranormal series is finally here.

In EMBLAZE the hidden war between Grigori, the protectors of humanity, and the vengeful exiled angels on earth has really begun, and Violet Eden teeters on the edge of a decision that could unleash the darkest evil from the depths of hell itself.

At the start of EMBLAZE, Violet has accepted that she’s part angel, part human—but nothing prepares her to be handed the key to the gates of Hell. Or worse, to be forced to turn the key over to the dark exile who saved and then betrayed her: Phoenix. For Violet Eden the decisions between right and wrong are getting harder and harder. Because apparently being a half-angel Grigori doesn’t always make you right.

Where is the good in having to choose between the life of her best friend and saving humanity? How does she balance a soul-crushing need for her Grigori partner, Lincoln, and the desire to keep him safe at all costs? And what if the darkest exiled angel of all, Phoenix, isn’t as bad as she thought?

Both sides—Angels vs. Exiles—are racing to decipher an ancient scripture that would allow anyone banished to the Underworld to return. And at the very center: Violet. As a brutal battle looms, Violet Eden faces an impossible choice that could unleash a terror of apocalyptic proportions. 



Screen shot 2013-03-02 at 8.41.08 AMAbout Jessica Shirvington:

An author and entrepreneur, Jessica Shirvington was a finalist for Cosmopolitan magazine’s annual Fun, Fearless Female Award.

Jessica lives in Sydney, Australia with her husband, former Olympic sprinter and current FOXTEL broadcaster, Matt Shirvington, and their two young daughters.

She previously founded and ran a fine foods distribution company in London, and has been involved in managing the hip destination restaurants Fuel Bistro, Tow Bar, and MG Garage in Sydney.





Find Jessica online:

www.embracetheseries.com

www.jessicashirvington.com

www.facebook.com/embracetheseries

www.facebook.com/Shirvington

www.twitter.com/EmbraceSeries

 

Giveaway Details

1 grand prize winner receives a copy of EMBLAZE, bookmarks and special poster (image below).
2 runners up will received a copy of EMBLAZE and bookmarks.

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  • Courtney Gendreau
    Courtney Gendreau Saturday, 02 March 2013

    the cover is beautiful!

  • Vivien
    Vivien Saturday, 02 March 2013

    It's fabulous!

  • Breana M.
    Breana M. Saturday, 02 March 2013

    The cover is awesome, I love the blue. :)

  • Kiki
    Kiki Sunday, 03 March 2013

    I love the cover! The blue like a sky but still mysterious mist like, and then a view of the city and then the girl with the white wings and black feathers. It captures some of the details of what the story could be about.

  • Margay Roberge
    Margay Roberge Sunday, 03 March 2013

    I think the cover is pretty cool!

  • Sam
    Sam Monday, 04 March 2013

    It def matches the over covers, which is very important to me! ;) Idk y though.....

  • Amanda Welling
    Amanda Welling Monday, 04 March 2013

    I love the cover. And it is so nice that they all match!

  • Duks Castro
    Duks Castro Monday, 04 March 2013

    Like it, her "Wings" are showing!

  • Susan Light
    Susan Light Monday, 04 March 2013

    I love how all three match. They are gorgeous.

  • YABC
    YABC Monday, 04 March 2013

    I think both of the covers are eye catching. Also the girl's stance, black leather clothes and the black feathers all seem to say,"I might be half angel, but that doesn't mean I wont kick your ass!" I haven't read the books before and had no idea it was a tv show...Color me intrigued!

  • Brooke Watts DelVecchio
    Brooke Watts DelVecchio Monday, 04 March 2013

    Love the cover. I love all the covers of these books!

  • YABC
    YABC Monday, 04 March 2013

    Lovely!

  • Stacy
    Stacy Monday, 04 March 2013

    Like the previous covers, I love the wispy wings!

  • Bella Cote
    Bella Cote Monday, 04 March 2013

    It's pretty awesome!

  • Ashley Taylor
    Ashley Taylor Monday, 04 March 2013

    i think the cover is pretty cool! i love how the feathers are falling off of her

  • YABC
    YABC Monday, 04 March 2013

    It looks amazing. The transparent wings are wicked cool. :)

  • Angela
    Angela Monday, 04 March 2013

    It looks amazing with its backdrop and mysterious character. It really illustrates well what the story represents and the elements used in the story.

  • YABC
    YABC Monday, 04 March 2013

    It's beautiful! I would definitely pick this up in the store to see what it was about.

  • Alicia Chin
    Alicia Chin Tuesday, 05 March 2013

    It's so pretty ~ !

  • Kaitlin Bledsoe
    Kaitlin Bledsoe Tuesday, 05 March 2013

    The cover looks gorgeous!!!

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