Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Starflight by Melissa Landers Release Day Blitz

Alicia here, with a Release Day Blitz for a YA I can't wait to read! I loved the Alienated series, so I need to crack my copy of Starflight open ASAP! Enjoy!


Hey there, booklovers!

I’m author Melissa Landers, and I’m thrilled to announce the release of STARFLIGHT, the first in a brand new sci-fi series from Disney-Hyperion. I originally pitched this story to my editor as “Overboard” (one of my favorite romantic comedies) meets “Firefly” (an amazing show that was tragically cancelled after one season). STARFLIGHT follows the misadventures of Solara Brooks, a penniless felon who indentures herself to her high school nemesis, Doran Spaulding, in exchange for passage to a new world. But when Doran’s memory is temporarily erased, Solara convinces him their roles are reversed—that she’s the master and he’s the servant—and leads him onto a renegade spaceship, where intergalactic shenanigans ensue. STARFLIGHT is very different in tone from the Alienated trilogy, but the story is still filled with all the things I love: humor, heart, and adventure.

What do reviewers have to say?

“Get ready for blast-off! Action-packed and utterly addictive, nobody writes like Melissa Landers. A smart, satisfying romance set in a vividly detailed world, Starflight was just plain fun!” –New York Times bestselling author Amie Kaufman

Teens will be bracing themselves during the swashbuckling action scenes. A great choice for fans of raw sci-fi action, reminiscent of the lawlessness presented in the television series Firefly.” –School Library Journal

“A lively tale of romance, space pirates, conspiracy, and made (as opposed to genetic) families.” –Booklist

If you like your sci-fi adventure served with a side of romance, I hope you’ll pick up a copy of STARFLIGHT today. It’s now available in stores and online.

Barnes & Noble: http://bit.ly/1MKVTwt
Book Depository (free international shipping): http://bit.ly/1OoN2WD
Indie Bound: http://bit.ly/1IIMPx7
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To celebrate my book birthday, I’m offering one lucky winner a STARFLIGHT swag pack, complete with custom nail wraps, bookmarks, and a mini poster! The giveaway is open internationally. Due to sweepstakes laws, entrants must be 18 years or older to participate.

Best of luck, and happy reading!

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Melissa Landers is a former teacher who left the classroom to pursue other worlds. A proud sci-fi geek, she isn’t afraid to wear her Princess Leia costume in public—just ask her husband and three kids. She lives outside Cincinnati in the small town of Loveland, “Sweetheart of Ohio.” For more information or just to say hello, visit www.melissa-landers.com.


Erika Sorocco said...

Sounds intriguing. I've picked up a few books from Disney Hyperion over the past couple of months and haven't been fond of any - maybe this one will be a change for the better!


Kindlemom said...

Fun cover for this and it does sound entertaining!

Claudia Arroyo said...

Such a gorgeous cover. I've been seeing a lot of hype around this book, I'm definitely intrigued to say the least :)

The Bibliophile Babe said...

This sounds fun!

Naomi Hop said...
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Naomi Hop said...

This sounds like a great read! Thanks for sharing!

Tanya Atkinson said...

Okay, I must need a sugar fix because I only just now realized this is the same author who wrote Alienated. Where have I been hiding? lol This one sounds great and like it'll be a lot of fun.

Midnight Cowgirl said...

Overboard + Firefly = Amazing!

Jess @ Little Book Heaven said...

I just love this cover! I recently put it on my TBR list. Great post, Lauren. :)

Adriana Garcia said...

FIREFLY YOU SAY!!!??? You've intrigued me already. I'm dying to know how the it'll all play out.