Spotlight: Lifeblood by Gena Showalter, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight: Lifeblood by Gena Showalter, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Today we're spotlighting Gena Showalter's novel, LifebloodRead on for more about Gena and her novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!

 

Meet Gena Showalter!

 

Gena Showalter is the New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author of over fifty books, including the acclaimed Lords of the Underworld and Angels of the Dark series, and the White Rabbit Chronicles. She writes sizzling paranormal romance, heartwarming contemporary romance, and unputdownable young adult novels, and lives in Oklahoma City with her family and menagerie of dogs. Visit her at GenaShowalter.com.

 

 
Meet Lifeblood!
 
 
"My Firstlife is over, but my Everlife is only now beginning." 

With her last living breath, Tenley "Ten" Lockwood made her choice and picked her realm in the Everlife. Now, as the war between  Troika and Myriad rages, she must face the consequences. 

Because Ten possesses a rare supernatural ability to absorb and share light, the Powers That Be have the highest expectations for her future—and the enemy wants her neutralized. Fighting to save her Secondlife, she must learn about her realm from the ground up while launching her first mission: convincing a select group of humans to join her side before they die. No pressure, right?  

But Ten's competition is Killian, the boy she can't forget—the one who gave up everything for her happiness. He has only one shot at redemption: beating Ten at a game she's never even played. As their throw-downs heat up, so do their undeniable feelings, and soon, Ten will have to make another choice. Love…or victory.
 
Excerpt:
 

From: L_N_3/19.1.1
To: M_C_4/2.17.12 Subject: Tenley Lockwood

TROIKA

__________

You begged to take over Miss Lockwood’s case, Madame Cordell, and vowed to always—always!—keep me updated on her progress. Since she died by poisoned spear, I have yet to receive a single report. Update me. Now!

Light Brings Sight! General Levi Nanne

TROIKA

__________

From: M_C_4/2.17.12
To: L_N_3/19.1.1
Subject: Your patience and trust humble me

My apologies for making you wait a whole 6.8 seconds for another report, sir. If you haven’t noticed, my team is a little busy slaughtering Myriadian soldiers—and getting slaughtered in the process. By the way, Archer Prince is dead. Not that you asked. I’ve lost track of Tenley and suspect Myriad is hiding her within their shadows. I’m doing my best to locate her, sir.

Light Brings Sight!maybe consider using yours? Madame Meredith Cordell

TROIKA

__________

From: L_N_3/19.1.1
To: M_C_4/2.17.12
Subject: Brrring! Brrring! This is your wake-up call

Find her!
And you had better not be crying for Archer. He lived a good life and died a warrior’s

death. His name has been added to the Book of New Life, and he’s a candidate for the Resurrection. You just might see him again—and soon!

TROIKA

__________

From: M_C_4/2.17.12
To: L_N_3/19.1.1
Subject: Please leave a message at the beep

When has “might” ever been good enough?
****

From: Z_C_4/23.43.2 To: R_O_3/2.17.12 Subject: The Conduit

MYRIAD

__________

It’s certain. Miss Lockwood has made covenant with Troika. Foolish Madame Bennett! She made our realm appear immoral and foul, so who can blame the girl? My question is, does Killian Flynn protect Miss Lockwood for our benefit—or theirs?

How would you like me to proceed?

Might Equals Right! Sir Zhi Chen

From: R_O_3/2.17.12 To: Z_C_4/23.43.2 Subject: I’m insulted

MYRIAD

__________

You’re right. Madame Pearl Bennett got us into this mess, but Killian Flynn will get us out of it. I assure you, his every action is intentional and for our greater good. His mission is critical.

Tell no one. The fewer people who know, the less likely the information will spread Let today’s battle play out as it must.

All is not lost where Tenley Lockwood is concerned. Killian is working his magic to ensure she single-handedly wins the war—for us. Let him do what he needs to do. He knows what’s at stake, and he won’t let us down. He never has before.

Might Equals Right! General Rosalind Oriana 

 

Lifeblood

By: Gena Showalter

Release Date: February 28, 2017 

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Comments 13

John on Sunday, 26 February 2017 20:17

I think the covers are intriguing! And the synopsis indicates that these books are quite adventuresome!

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I think the covers are intriguing! And the synopsis indicates that these books are quite adventuresome!
Heidi Wong on Wednesday, 01 March 2017 21:44

I think the covers are nice and they connect well with each other. I think the synopsis is interesting and it pulls me in.

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I think the covers are nice and they connect well with each other. I think the synopsis is interesting and it pulls me in.
Shannon Mizikoski on Saturday, 04 March 2017 00:40

LOVE the covers of both books, and I think they compliment each other so well, but are unique enough too. And the synopsis sounds awesome, I am excited to read the books! Thanks for the chance

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LOVE the covers of both books, and I think they compliment each other so well, but are unique enough too. And the synopsis sounds awesome, I am excited to read the books! Thanks for the chance :)
Candice Gigous on Tuesday, 07 March 2017 03:40

The covers of both books are amazing. The synopsis is very intriguing. Both books sound exciting. These are on my to read list.

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The covers of both books are amazing. The synopsis is very intriguing. Both books sound exciting. These are on my to read list.
Anne on Friday, 10 March 2017 00:00

Sounds like an interesting story but not a fan of the cover.

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Sounds like an interesting story but not a fan of the cover.
Mindy on Friday, 17 March 2017 12:25

The cover looks cool. I bought the first one as a cover buy. Excited to see how the story plays out!

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The cover looks cool. I bought the first one as a cover buy. Excited to see how the story plays out!
Linda Romer on Friday, 17 March 2017 12:50

Lifeblood sounds great and the cover is awesome! Thank you

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Lifeblood sounds great and the cover is awesome! Thank you
Lily M. on Saturday, 18 March 2017 02:15

These covers are pretty cool, I like that they made them look similar.

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These covers are pretty cool, I like that they made them look similar.
Danielle Hammelef on Sunday, 19 March 2017 09:07

I love these beautiful covers! The synopsis sounds very exciting and fun to read.

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I love these beautiful covers! The synopsis sounds very exciting and fun to read.
stephanie bondlow on Tuesday, 21 March 2017 21:41

I'm ready to read both books, and the covers are exquisite. I love the catchy titles.

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I'm ready to read both books, and the covers are exquisite. I love the catchy titles.
Nancy Hernandez on Wednesday, 22 March 2017 17:24

The story sounds interesting but the cover is not very interesting.

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The story sounds interesting but the cover is not very interesting.
Penny Olson on Wednesday, 22 March 2017 21:45

I love the covers of these books. The story sounds original.

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I love the covers of these books. The story sounds original.
Alisha Sienkiel on Friday, 24 March 2017 21:27

I really like both covers! I've been wanting to read FirstLife because it sound intriguing!

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I really like both covers! I've been wanting to read FirstLife because it sound intriguing!

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