Laini Taylor’s latest release is DAUGHTER OF SMOKE AND BONE, which will hit shelves on September 27, 2011. The world that Laini has created is simply breathtaking. This impressive story is complex, dark, beautifully written and has amazing mythology. One of you who comments on this post will win a copy of the book! See details below.
I’m a writer of fantasy books for young people, but my books can be enjoyed by adults as well. My ‘Dreamdark’ books, Blackbringer (2007) and Silksinger (2009) are about faeries — not dainty little flowery things, but warrior-faeries who battle devils. My first young adult book, Lips Touch, is a finalist for the 2009 National Book Award! It’s creepy, sensual supernatural romance. . . about kissing. I am also an artist with a licensed gift product line called “Laini’s Ladies.”
Want to read more from Laini Taylor?
This giveaway is provided by Dark Faerie Tales
One winner will receive a copy of Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
Available on September 27, 2011 from Hachette/Little, Brown
About the Book:
Around the world, black handprints are appearing on doorways, scorched there by winged strangers who have crept through a slit in the sky.
In a dark and dusty shop, a devil’s supply of human teeth grown dangerously low.
And in the tangled lanes of Prague, a young art student is about to be caught up in a brutal otherworldly war.
Meet Karou. She fills her sketchbooks with monsters that may or may not be real; she’s prone to disappearing on mysterious “errands”; she speaks many languages—not all of them human; and her bright blue hair actually grows out of her head that color. Who is she? That is the question that haunts her, and she’s about to find out.
When one of the strangers—beautiful, haunted Akiva—fixes his fire-colored eyes on her in an alley in Marrakesh, the result is blood and starlight, secrets unveiled, and a star-crossed love whose roots drink deep of a violent past. But will Karou live to regret learning the truth about herself?
Click HERE to read an excerpt
1. Leave a comment telling us why you want to read the book.
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3. +3 entries for tweeting about this contest, blogging about it, linking via your sidebar etc…(please tell me where!).
4. Giveaway is open to U.S. and Canada only.
5. Please include your email address in your comment.
6. Giveaway ends Sunday, September 4th at 11:59 PM EST.
7. The winner will be picked with the help of Random.org.
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