Friday, February 13, 2015

The Glass Arrow Blog Tour: Fill in the Blanks + Giveaway

I'm so excited to be a part of The Glass Arrow blog tour! Thank you Jean at Jean BookNerd for letting me take part in it. <3 I read this book a few weeks ago, and I really enjoyed it. My four star review can be found here. <3 Today for my post I'm having a Fill in the Blanks with the author, Kristen Simmons :D Thank you for being amazing Kristen. <3 You are the bestest. There will also be this very amazing International giveaway at the end of the post :D Best of luck. <3 You can see the full tour schedule here.


Fill in the Blanks with Kristen Simmons.

1. The one thing I would not be able to live without is caffeine. And my family. Not in that order. Ha.

2. The song I listen to the most on repeat is Let it Go. (I’ve got a little guy, so…)


3. The food I love to eat the most while writing and reading is cupcakes. This is also my favorite snack for when I’m not reading and writing.


4. The TV-show I love the most is called Sherlock Holmes from the BBC! I love Benadict!


5. My favorite character to write about in The Glass Arrow was Kiran. He was so secretive challenging because of his inability to speak. I love him.


6. The book I love the most of all the books I have read is …omg so hard…I love The Raven Boys books so much right now. They’re ammmmmmmazzzzing.


7. If I could live anywhere in the world, I would choose a cabin in the mountains. Somewhere where it’s snowy and I can wrap up in a blanket and drink hot chocolate. And hopefully not get eaten by a bear.


8. Out of all the books I have written, my favorite character of them all is probably Kiran, but I love Aya so much, and of course, there’s Chase…I will always love Chase!  

Thanks so much for having me, Carina!
 
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Huuugs. <3 Thank you so so much for answering all my questions Kristen. <3 I love them :D
You are amazing. And I adore your answers. I cannot wait to read more books by you. <3
Yay for loving Kiran the most. <3 I adored reading about him so much :D He's all kinds of awesome.
And yesss. The Raven Boys. <3 Sigh. Those books are amazing. One word for them: GANSEY.


The Handmaid’s Tale meets Blood Red Road in Glass Arrow, the story of Aya, who lives with a small group of women on the run from the men who hunt them, men who want to auction off breeding rights to the highest bidder.

In a world where females are scarce and are hunted, then bought and sold at market for their breeding rights, 15-year old Aya has learned how to hide. With a ragtag bunch of other women and girls, she has successfully avoided capture and eked out a nomadic but free existence in the mountains. But when Aya’s luck runs out and she’s caught by a group of businessmen on a hunting expedition, fighting to survive takes on a whole new meaning. 



Kristen Simmons is the author of the ARTICLE 5 series and THE GLASS ARROW (Tor Teen). She loves her family, Jazzercise, and chocolate cupcakes. She currently lives in Cincinnati, Ohio.




Giveaway Rules/Details.
International. Must be 13+ to enter. Hosted by Jean.
5 Copies of Glass Arrow and Bookmarks by Kristen Simmons.
1 Winner will receive a Signed Copy of The Glass Arrow and Bookmark.

10 comments:

  1. I HAVE BEEN DYING TO READ THIS BOOK! Everything about this novel is just definitely amazing. Thanks so much for the wonderful giveaway. xo

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  2. hi this is my blog if you want to submit your next giveaways http://freebigstuff.blogspot.com/

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  3. Very cool post Carina! Thank you for sharing! =D

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  4. This was such a fun post to read, and that cover art is definitely gorgeous.

    http://www.triskelereviews.com/

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  5. This sounds like a fabulous book- just based on the comparison to The Handmaid's Tale (which I love). :) Awesome cover too! I really like the interview too. I must read The Raven Boys! :)
    ~Jess

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  6. Aww, Kristen! <3 I loved this book, and I love this author :D

    Excellent post, Carina (and Kristen)!

    Alyssa @ The Eater of Books!

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  7. I awn participating :) good luck to everyone and it is our a cute right? ;3

    Seguindo o Coelho Branco

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  8. That was SO much fun! I love the idea of fill in the blanks! I will have to keep that in mind for my next author interview. :D
    KIRAN. Yes. He's my favorite character of hers too. And I love me some cupcakes! :P
    Thank you for sharing this, C!

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