THE FALL 2014 YASH IS OVER!!!
The exclusive content is down, but my bonus giveaway is still on for a few more days!
Welcome to this stop on the TEAM GOLD portion of the fall 2014 YA Scavenger Hunt. This year, there are six teams with a total of 125 books up for grabs!!!!
The winner for each team grouping, gets all the books by the authors in that team! There is exclusive bonus content from each author to enjoy while you’re hunting, plus tons of bonus prizes up for grabs, including my giveaway below.
If you’ve just stumbled upon this and have never participated in a YA Scavenger Hunt, aka #YASH, read how to hunt here, and then come back to get started!
Or here are the fast and dirty directions: Below, you’ll notice that I’ve listed my favorite number. Collect the favorite numbers of all the authors on the gold team, and then add them up. Hint: the secret number is highlighted in GOLD.
Entry Form: Once you’ve added up all the numbers, make sure you fill out the form here to officially qualify for the grand prize. Only entries that have the correct number will qualify.
Rules: Open internationally, anyone below the age of 18 should have a parent or guardian’s permission to enter. To be eligible for the grand prize, you must submit the completed entry form by October 5th, at noon Pacific Time. Entries sent without the correct number or without contact information will not be considered.
Now that all the technical stuff is out of the way, I’ll introduce the author I am hosting.
At this stop on #YASH, I’m thrilled to be hosting author, Sherry Thomas. I might go a little fan girl all over her right now. *runs around the room jumping*
Sherry Thomas loves nothing more than the mix of explosive action and combustible romance. In her career so far, she has written more romance than action, but she is making up for it with a YA fantasy trilogy and a wuxia-inspired duology. Her books regularly receive starred reviews and best-of-the-year honors from trade publications, including such outlets as the New York Times and National Public Radio. She is also a two-time winner of Romance Writers of America’s prestigious RITA® Award.
And by the way, English is her second language.
ABOUT THE BOOK
In the waning days of the last dynasty, in a quiet, beautiful corner of imperial Peking, a young girl’s blissful ignorance is shattered when she learns that she is the illegitimate daughter of an English adventurer and a Chinese courtesan. What future is there for such a girl? But a mysterious figure steps forward and offers to instruct her in the highest forms of martial arts–a path to a life of strength and independence.
Half a world away in England, a young boy’s idyllic summer on the Sussex downs implodes with the firing of a single bullet. Torn from his family, he becomes the hostage of a urbanely sadistic uncle. He dreams of escaping to find his beloved friend–but the friend is in China, ten thousand miles away.
The girl trains to be deadly. The boy flees across continents. They do not know it yet, but their lives are already inextricably bound together, and will collide one fateful night when they least expect it.
SHERRY’S SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS
Buy THE HIDDEN BLADE
SHERRY’S EXCLUSIVE CONTENT
A bonus scene written especially for #YASH.
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PS. Sherry Thomas also writes fabulous adult books! Her debut historical romance, Private Arrangements, is one of my all-time favorites. I think I’ve read it at least 17 times.
But today we’re talking about Young Adults Books! And to continue on the YASH please visit Victoria Scott.
Good luck and happy hunting!!!