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I HAVE THREE AWESOME BOOKS JUST WAITING TO GET INTO THE HANDS OF ONE LUCKY U.S./Can. WINNER!
The first one is created by a Husband- Wife duo! It is geared toward an Adult audience but many YA will enjoy it too!
... Thanks to the gracious donation by SMITH PUBLICITY, INC.
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HUSBAND & WIFE AUTHOR DUO JOIN FORCES TO PEN SUMMER 2020’s MUST-READ MEDICAL THRILLER… WITH A SCI-FI TWIST. Donated by the awesome SMITH PUBLICITY, INC.!
Percivious Insomnia -- the debut novel from Calgary-based husband-and-wife author duo JJ & AJ Cook, M.D., set for release on August 4, 2020 with FriesenPress -- insomnia isn’t just an unfortunate side effect; it is the pandemic sweeping the globe, leaving people unable to function and society on the brink of collapse.
Percivious Insomnia (Percivious Trilogy #1)
By JJ Cook & AJ Cook, MD
In a year as surreal and stressful as 2020 has been, it’s little wonder that people around the world are experiencing more sleepless nights than ever before; in fact, “sleep is emerging as the latest casualty of the COVID-19 crisis” according to a recent forum hosted by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, where experts called the current situation a “perfect storm of sleep problems” and noted the “severe” implications of chronic insomnia.
As an unlikely collection of scientists and citizens come together in a race against the clock to find a cure, disturbing revelations about the underlying cause of the insomnia epidemic come to light that could completely unravel civilization as we know it… and throw into question humanity’s place in the universe.
The first book in the “Percivious” trilogy, Percivious Insomnia is a gripping work of contemporary fiction centered on an ominous and otherworldly mystery, and a story which brings together two unique perspectives to create a realistic medical thriller with an imaginative sci-fi twist.
Drawing on AJ’s direct experience as a medical doctor and pediatric surgeon and JJ’s background across a range of industries, giving insight and depth to characters spanning an array of disciplines, ages, countries, and cultures, the “Percivious” trilogy sets a unique and original course for fiction of the future, and paints a timely, prescient portrait of today’s globalized society… and what may exist beyond the realm of our current understanding.
“The ultimate in altruism lives at the heart of the Percivious Trilogy,” share JJ & AJ of their inspiration to pen this series. “Something pure that has been lost is now found in a new version of our own evolution.”
One of summer 2020’s most exciting Canadian fiction debuts, Percivious Insomnia will be released in hardcover, paperback and ebook on August 4, 2020, with an audiobook edition to follow in Fall 2020.
BUY LINK: Amazon
Percivious Insomnia (Percivious Trilogy, Book #1) will be available in August 2020 in hardcover, paperback and ebook formats wherever books are sold. The audiobook edition will be released in Fall 2020.
About the Authors:
JJ COOK’s background in marketing across a spectrum of industries (including technology, finance, and the arts) brings insight and depth to characters spanning an array of disciplines, ages, countries, and cultures.
AJ COOK, MD’s current role as chief of pediatric urology at the Alberta Children’s Hospital has allowed him the opportunity to author and contribute to numerous published studies, honing his writing skills, while his experience as a surgeon -- as well as the relationships he’s developed with his young patients and their guardians -- has contributed credibility and realism to the narrative.
They attribute the creation of Percivious Insomnia — the first volume in the Percivious Trilogy — to the marriage of their unique skills and perspectives.
Find the authors: Instagram ~ Facebook ~ Website
Book 2 is a really cute series for young children. The boy in the story is 7-years-old. The Author is adding a pair of "Magic Glasses" with each book purchased! Thank you Anita A. Caruso!
Brayden's Magical Pirate Ship Adventure: Book 4 in the Brayden's Magical Journey Series by Anita a Caruso (Author)
Paperback – Illustrated, November 22, 2019
Brayden is happily playing pirate in an old boat in his great-nana's backyard one day, when he puts on his magical green sunglasses and decides to see if he can become a real pirate! Yaar! In Brayden's Magical Pirate Ship Adventure, readers join Brayden as they take a fantastic, high-flying journey to find buried treasure with real pirates, like him, and have a swashbuckling good time!
As with all of the titles in the Brayden's Magical Journey Series, readers are encouraged to use their own imaginations and take part in fun and fantastic stories. Be on the lookout for Brayden's fifth book, Brayden's Magical North Pole Christmas, as he puts on his magic glasses and finds himself in Santa's Village.
ABOUT The AUTHOR:
I was an Interior decorator for over 45 years... Wrote articles on decorating for Cape Cod Digest magazine
... Was a member of Business and Professional Women's Club and was a finalist for Woman of the Year in 1975.
Founded Investments Unlimited of Cape Cod in 1986
Member of the Cape Cod Writer's Center
Named VIP Woman of the Year. 2013-2014, by the national Association of Professional Women, for outstanding dedication to my profession and the achievement of women.
I have a weekly writing group, Been meeting for 13 years.
I'm a mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
My Brayden's Magical Journey Books: "Brayden's Magical Jungle", "Brayden's Magical Carousel Horse", and "Brayden's Magical Jungle" won the 2018 Purple Dragonfly award in the picture books 5 and younger category. However Brayden is 6 years old in the book and it does go up to reader's age 7.
The 4th book, "Brayden's Magical Pirate Ship Adventure" was published in December, 2019.
The 5th book Brayden's Magical North Pole Christmas will be going to publisher's soon.
Contact author at:firstname.lastname@example.org ~ Media Link: Amazon Page ~ Website ~ Facebook
This final book book is an Adult-themed Canadian Historical fiction. It is suggested for adults because of a few of the violent stuations. The Author Hasd generously donated this book for this Giveaway.
In the west of the 1890s, Jake’s wife is raped and murdered, an image from which he attempts to escape and hide. When two thieves try to take what little he has left, Jake realizes he must face the past and solve his wife’s murder to truly escape the images in his head. But to find the killer, he discovers even more surprises …
Jake McTavish left his home in central Canada when he was in his early teens. After working ships on the Great Lakes, fishing Lake Winnipeg, feeding cattle south of Fort Garry, and shooting wolves on the prairies, he starts his own cattle operation in the foothills of the western mountains. Then he meets his life-long partner, Anna.
Jake and Anna were married three years when it all came crashing down. He came home to find his beautiful wife raped and murdered.
In an attempt to escape the vision of his butchered wife and all that he lost, Jake runs deep into the mountains, where he spends three years trapping and panning gold. When two outlaws attempt to rob him and leave him for dead, Jake finally comes out of the stupor he has lived in and begins to fight back.
First he deals with the two thugs. Next he returns to his homestead to find his wife’s killer. Solving a murder after several years is no easy task, especially when it includes surprises he didn’t want to find.
About D. M. McGowan
"Author Dave McGowan has been a cowboy,forest fire fighter, heavy equipment operator,farmhand, gardener, road musician and businessman.
He now writes, and works as a commercial driver, in Northern British Columbia."
The forgoing is the bio from the back of my novels and one might conclude from this information that I was a poor employee ... either lazy or didn't know what I was doing ... and was kicked off a lot of jobs.
You would be partially correct, at least in surmising that I don't know what I am doing. As for my being a poor employee, you would have to ask my bosses ... although I think I've managed to trick the one I have now.
Of course, when I had my own business my boss thought I was marvelous.
Truthfully, I've managed over the years to find employment regardless of my location or the problems that might exist with the economy. I enjoyed much of that experience at the time and am glad that I attained it.
I've also visited a good portion of North America and lived in several areas of Canada where I met some great people and enjoyed some wonderful country.
Speaking of great people, Karen and I are parents to four great people who have supplied eight grandchildren who show that improvements can be possible in each generation. One of those has added a great-grand daughter to the line.
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