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Friday, November 16, 2012

Adventure and cross-dressing and romance in this action-packed western historical romance . . .

Friday's REVOLVING BOOK is the historical western romance UNDER A TEXAS STAR by ALISON BRUCE.

PUBLISHER: Imajin Books http://tinyurl.com/c3strrf
WHERE YOU CAN BUY UNDER A TEXAS STAR ONLINE:
AMAZON KINDLE US: http://tinyurl.com/chggv5c
AMAZON KINDLE CANADA: http://tinyurl.com/ckkvq2u
AMAZON KINDLE UK: http://tinyurl.com/cngxkdp
  SYNOPSIS/BLURB:
Disguised as a boy, Marly joins a handsome Texas Ranger in the hunt for a con man and they must bring the fugitive to justice before giving up the masquerade and giving in to their passion.
When Marly Landers is fooled by con man Charlie Meese, she's determined to bring him to justice--even if it means dressing up as a boy and setting off across the plains to find him.
Texas Ranger Jase Strachan is also after Meese, for crimes committed in Texas. He joins forces with the young boy in a journey that takes them to Fortuna, where a murder interrupts their mission. Jase is duty bound to find the killer, no matter the cost.
Marly carries out her own investigation and comes to the aid of Amabelle Egan, the sister of one of the suspects. But appearances are deceiving, and Marly is mistaken for Amabelle’s suitor, making her a target for the killer. Not to mention, Charlie Meese is still out there.
Under the Texas stars, Marly and Jase are drawn together by circumstances beyond their control, yet fate plots to tear them apart. Will Marly finally get her man?

READ AN EXCERPT:
http://tinyurl.com/bz9crma
WATCH THE BOOK TRAILER:
http://youtu.be/cI6QJDltT8o

REVIEWS:
A rollicking adventure of romance and True Grit... This is an historical Western romance in a style that reminds me of Hemingway. Although the descriptions are colorful and accurate, there are no wasted words here as the characters are developed through dialogue and action. The old West comes to life! Highly recommended. Goodreads http://tinyurl.com/cnpkuo7
Good old-fashioned historic western romance with a kick!
Alison Bruce does an excellent job on setting the scenes and customs of the old west. History, characterizations, and the long ride of the heroes of the story are convincing for the time. There is lots of action and gun-play as they work together on a case in Fortuna. ... If you're looking for a dish of the old west with a dash of romance and humor minus the raunch dressing, this book is for you. Goodreads http://tinyurl.com/cnpkuo7
"Alison Bruce captures the Old West in a delightful, if improbable, mix of romance, cultures and characters with UNDER A TEXAS STAR" Goodreads http://tinyurl.com/cnpkuo7 - Areletta Dawdy (4 stars)
"I cannot describe to yall how much I loved this book." http://tinyurl.com/cnpkuo7 - Heather (5 stars)
"An endearing story of betrayal and love . . . " Amazon UK http://tinyurl.com/cmfoq28 -T. Tibbenham

AUTHOR BIO:
Copywriter and editor since 1992, Alison Bruce has also been a comic book store manager, small press publisher and web designer. She currently manages publications for Crime Writers Canada and is the author of UNDER A TEXAS STAR and DEADLY LEGACY.
Alison writes genre fiction. Her protagonists are marked by their strength of character, the ability to adapt (sooner or later) to new situations and to learn from adversity.

CONNECT WITH ALISON ONLINE:
https://www.facebook.com/alisonbruce.books
https://twitter.com/alisonebruce
WEB SITE: http://www.alisonbruce.ca/
BLOG: http://alisonebruce.blogspot.ca/
CONTEST:
NOW, until December 16, there is $1 off the paperback edition of UNDER A TEXAS STAR (and other Imajin Books) but only on CreateSpace https://www.createspace.com/3610402 with this coupon HWVDU6SL

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