Tuesday, August 9, 2011

New Release Party: Double Crossing by Meg Mims

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Goddess Fish Promotions welcomes you to the New Release Party of Double Crossing by Meg Mims.

Meg Mims may have been born in the wrong century. Her love of historical fiction started early, with visits to Michigan’s Greenfield Village and the Streets of Old Detroit at a museum. She was first published in children's magazines, is a staff writer for a real estate business and for Lake Effect Living, a West Coast of Michigan on-line magazine, and is also a watercolor artist and photographer. From a young age, she had a taste for classics such as Jane Eyre and Gone With The Wind, books by A. C. Doyle and Agatha Christie, along with J.R.R. Tolkien and Ursula LeGuin. Now Meg devours historical, cozy and PI mysteries. Her award-winning fiction always has a dead body or two, plus an independent-minded heroine and a sense of justice being served in the end. She lives with her husband, a drooling black cat and a make-my-day Maltese-Poodle, and enjoys games and visits with family and friends far more than housework.

A murder arranged as a suicide … a missing deed … and a bereft daughter whose sheltered world is shattered.

August, 1869: Lily Granville is stunned by her father’s murder. Only one other person knows about a valuable California gold mine deed -- both are now missing. Lily heads west on the newly opened transcontinental railroad, determined to track the killer. She soon realizes she is no longer the hunter but the prey.

As things progress from bad to worse, Lily is uncertain who to trust—the China-bound missionary who wants to marry her, or the wandering Texan who offers to protect her … for a price. Will Lily survive the journey and unexpected betrayal?


Stay tuned because Meg is going to be visiting with us all day. She's also got some wonderful giveaways planned. Leave a comment, along with your email address for Meg's newsletter, and be entered for a chance to win a pair of hand-designed book earrings (one pair for every ten comments).

Also, every person who purchases a copy of Double Crossing today (must provide purchase verification) will receive a Kindle cover zipper pull. Buy it now HERE!!!

6 comments:

Michelle said...

This sounds like a terrific story. I look forward to reading it.

Meg said...

Thanks, Michelle! :-)

Maria said...

Congratulations on the new release!

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Meg said...

Thanks, Maria!!

Karen C said...

Congratulations on the release of Double Crossing! Sounds like a great read! Enjoy the launch party!

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Meg said...

Thanks, Karen!! I had a blast!!