Welcome to my stop on the Cold Blooded Blog Tour! The awesome Amanda Carlson is promoting her third installment in the Jessica McClain series and has stopped by for a quick Q&A and a fabulous giveaway that you don’t want to miss. Pull up a seat and show Amanda some love! 😉
RtDS: Thanks so much for stopping by Amanda, I’m super excited to have you on the blog!
AC: I’m so excited to be here. Thanks for having me!
RtDS: Give us three (3) quick facts about your heroine Jessica that may surprise readers.
AC: As a child she was ambidextrous, she hates butterscotch flavored anything, and she’s a great dancer.
RtDS: Who designs your fabulous book covers?
AC: The credit goes to the creative director at Orbit, Lauren Panepinto, and a few talented others: Photos by Shirley Green, Illustrations by Rob Shields, and Design by Chad Roberts. What a phenomenal team! I feel so lucky, because the covers are amazing.
RtDS: Besides pinning sexy men on Pinterest, what is your favorite thing to do when you have free time? 😉
AC: I love going to movies, and recently, as a brain cleanser, I will admit to playing my fair share of Candy Crush. However, I have never paid a dime for any game! It’s nice to have that downtime where you brain can relax for five seconds during the day. I also love cooking when I find the time.
RtDS: Finish this sentence using as much or little detail as possible the Jessica McClain series will appeal to readers who…
AC: …love action, kickass, an upbeat heroine, and a little snark in their books.
RtDS: Can you give a sneak peek (spoiler free of course) of what we can expect for Jessica as the series progresses?
AC: Jessica’s journey is going to be one long race to reach the end. There will be ups and downs, twists and turns, drama and fun, but in the end I hope to deliver an exciting story each and every time.
Thanks for having me by the blog. COLD BLOODED releases about ten days on 10/8. So excited to share it with the world!
Jessica arrives back in town to find her best friend missing and the most powerful witch in the country is blaming her for it. But before they can move to save her, the group is attacked.
On the run, Jessica and Rourke head to the mountains. Several surprises await them, but in order to save her father they are forced to leave for New Orleans early.
Arriving on the Vampire Queen’s doorstep unexpectedly, and bringing trouble on their heels, the Sects are thrown into an all out war. The vicious
skirmish ends up forcing the vamps and Jessica to fight on the same team.
The Vamp Queen ends up owing Jessica, but what Jessica doesn’t realize is just how soon she’ll have to cash it in…