Waters and the Wild - my debut fantasy

Discussion in 'Book Releases' started by jo zebedee, Jan 1, 2017.

  1. jo zebedee

    jo zebedee Hired Nicomo Cosca, famed soldier of fortune

    Hi all, coming from Inspired Quill in July will be my first fantasy book and I've released the first teaser of it today here:

    http://jozebwrites.blogspot.co.uk/2017/01/new-year-new-focus-and-first-sneak-peak.html

    I'll share the (awesome) cover art when I can, but here's the blurb:

    Amy was five when she vanished during a family trip, only to be found hours later, clutching a golden acorn and claiming to have visited fairies. Now she's eighteen, and the fairies are calling her back.

    While attending a wedding deep in the Antrim Glens, the voices grow darker and their song takes hold. Not sure if she's mad or if the fairies are real, she flees, drawing well meaning Simon into her fairy-fuelled roadtrip.

    To escape their hold, she must confront long-hidden secrets, and find a truth which may not he hers to unearth.

    But, even then, the fairies may not let her go.
     
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  2. Diziet Sma

    Diziet Sma Hired Nicomo Cosca, famed soldier of fortune

    Looking forward to reading it, Jo!
     
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  3. Myles Alexander

    Myles Alexander A farm boy with a sword

    Best of luck with it!
     
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  4. Theophania

    Theophania Ran bridges next to Kaladin

    Sounds interesting - in a good way! Since I follow your blog, I expect some mention of it might hit my inbox when it's published. :)
     
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  5. jo zebedee

    jo zebedee Hired Nicomo Cosca, famed soldier of fortune

    If you miss it, I will have failed book-promo 101 for sure :D (ty)
     
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  6. Derk of Derkholm

    Derk of Derkholm Journeyed there and back again

    Looking forward to it, Jo!

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  7. Teresa Edgerton

    Teresa Edgerton Got in a fistfight with Dresden

    I'm looking forward to this, Jo. July feels like a long time away.
     
  8. jo zebedee

    jo zebedee Hired Nicomo Cosca, famed soldier of fortune

    Yes, ages. But it's giving me time to set up some promo and to breathe. I've been so busy with writing the last few years I'd glad of the chance to relax and work at something new - and some exciting side projects with existing stuff :)
     
  9. Olli Tooley

    Olli Tooley Philosophizes with Kellhus

    Looking good.
    Yes, quality not quantity; especially when you have already got good content out there and aren't scraping around for a sale.
     
  10. jo zebedee

    jo zebedee Hired Nicomo Cosca, famed soldier of fortune

    Ah, I dunno. I scrape plenty. Most do. :) But I'm getting increasingly excited about this little one. It's out with endorsers at the moment, and I'll see what they think soon. It's still very nervewrecking, even on book 5!
     
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  11. Andy Kroll

    Andy Kroll A Muggle

    When I started reading the blurb, I had little interest. When I was done with the blurb, I was somewhere around holy crap I have to pick this up now
     
  12. jo zebedee

    jo zebedee Hired Nicomo Cosca, famed soldier of fortune

    Excellent! Thank you!
     

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