Cover Reveal: Killer of Enemies by Joseph Bruchac + Giveaway (US Only)

Cover Reveal: Killer of Enemies by Joseph Bruchac + Giveaway (US Only)

Hey YABCers! It's time for another cover reveal, this time from Tu Books. Check out what they have to say about KILLER OF ENEMIES by Joseph Bruchac:
 

Hi YABC! I’m Stacy Whitman, the publisher and editor of Tu Books. I’m so happy to introduce the cover of Joseph Bruchac’s latest book, Killer of Enemies! The book is post-apocalyptic Apache steampunk (well, steampunk-adjacent), about Lozen, a stoic teen who can read minds—sometimes—and takes down the giant monsters that infest her world with a Bowie knife and a .357 Magnum. Joseph Bruchac is one of the most prolific Native American authors writing for teens right now, a professional storyteller who knows how to pull you right in. It’s an action-packed read about which people are saying things like: 

Killer of Enemies is a wild teen adventure-fantasy that starts fast, gets faster, and never touches the brakes. A mind-bending fantasy that smashes across genre lines to tell a story about survival, courage, and lots of monsters. Joseph Bruchac brings serious game. Highly recommended!”—Jonathan Maberry, New York Times bestselling author of Fire & Ash and Extinction Machine

You’re going to love it!

~ Stacy

 

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Here it is!

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** If you share this cover image on your website or blog, please include a link back to this page so your readers can enter the giveaway. Thank you! **

Our Thoughts

First of all, Apache steampunk? Yes, please. I love this heroine's style, too. I see some Apache steampunk cosplay in my future. *twirls pistols*

 

About the Book

Years ago, seventeen-year-old Apache hunter Lozen and her family lived in a world of haves and have-nots. There were the Ones—people so augmented with technology and genetic enhancements that they were barely human—and there was everyone else who served them.

Then the Cloud came, and everything changed. Tech stopped working. The world plunged back into a new steam age. The Ones’ pets—genetically engineered monsters—turned on them and are now loose on the world.

Fate has given seventeen-year-old Apache hunter Lozen a unique set of survival skills and magical abilities that she uses to take down monsters for the remaining Ones, who have kidnapped her family. 

But with every monster she kills, Lozen’s powers grow, and she connects those powers to an ancient legend of her people. It soon becomes clear to Lozen that she is meant to be a more than a hired-gun hunter. 

Lozen is meant to be a hero.

 

b2ap3_thumbnail_Bruchac-7.jpgAbout the Author

JOSEPH BRUCHAC is a storyteller, poet, and author of more than one hundred twenty books for adults and young readers. His work, which often draws on his Abenaki ancestry as well as the stories and legends of other Native peoples, has won numerous awards, including ALA Best Books for Young Adults, Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor, National Wildlife Federation Award, and multiple state association awards. Bruchac lives in Greenfield Center, New York. Find him online at josephbruchac.com.

Author photo by Eric Jenks

 

Giveaway Details

Three US winners will receive a copy of the book. To enter, fill out the form below. Winners will be announced on this page as well as in our monthly newsletter (sign up today!) after the giveaway ends. Good luck!

 

 

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Karyn (website) on Tuesday, 27 August 2013 22:10

Really exciting looking cover! Must have tons of action inside! I love the premise of such a technologically advanced society having to retreat to "ancient" ways for survival. Adore the idea of a Native American female protagonist as well.

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Really exciting looking cover! Must have tons of action inside! I love the premise of such a technologically advanced society having to retreat to "ancient" ways for survival. Adore the idea of a Native American female protagonist as well.
Guest - sarah k on Thursday, 29 August 2013 13:30

I love the cover, and the premise 'Apache steampunk' sounds awesome, I have around 1/6th native american in my blood, so I enjoy even in a more fantasy element, reading about native american culture and that the main character is of Apache nationality.

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I love the cover, and the premise 'Apache steampunk' sounds awesome, I have around 1/6th native american in my blood, so I enjoy even in a more fantasy element, reading about native american culture and that the main character is of Apache nationality.
Eden (website) on Friday, 30 August 2013 05:50

I love the cover! It sounds awesome. I love Joseph Bruchac, he's one of my favorite authors.

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I love the cover! It sounds awesome. I love Joseph Bruchac, he's one of my favorite authors.
Guest - Brooke on Wednesday, 25 September 2013 23:42

Raven is a babe. I'm so lucky I get to know the girl on this amazing cover

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Raven is a babe. I'm so lucky I get to know the girl on this amazing cover
Guest - Richard Brantley on Thursday, 09 January 2014 10:31

Apache steampunk is a really funky name. I fell in love with Lozen ever since! // Richie

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Apache steampunk is a really funky name. I fell in love with Lozen ever since! // [url=http://www.greekrowsaysno.info]Richie[/url]

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