Wednesday, July 1, 2015

IWSG (23) — This One is For You: POP TRAVEL & Giveaway!

My lovely readers and fellow authors,

Let's be honest, I'm nothing without you. And one of the best things about our blogging community is that we're always here to support one another. Today that's what I'm doing along with showing you my appreciation. I'm sharing this fantastic cover reveal along with a recommendation to READ the book! POP TRAVEL is an exhilarating read and it's truly for everyone. The talented author, Tara Tyler, is being a doll and offering a giveaway as well so be sure to enter! Take it away, Tara :)

Thanks for helping me give a shout about my new POP TRAVEL cover, SK!

Last summer, SK and I read each other's books. I love reading a good book on vacay! And KINETIC was a super fun read. The main character Annie is a fiesty ball of power. I enjoyed the action-packed scenes and the steamy love triangle too. I'm looking forward to reading the next one!

Since SK read and gave a stellar review of POP TRAVEL, I'm asking her to tell you all about one of her favorite scenes from it...

Oooh, yes! Okay so . . . the book is filled with great scenes full of action, imagery, and intrigue, but one of my favorite scenes happens in a library. Simple. Straight forward. And a little deceiving. 

Sometimes you have to appreciate the subtlety of a woman. Especially if said woman is our darling FBI Agent Geri Harper who—until now had been kept out of field work for never "being the right agent for the job." She uses her charms and brains to get in on the action with Cooper, our small town private detective, who has no idea of the magnitude of the job that fell on his lap. This is her chance to prove herself, and boy does she . . .

Geri and Cooper have an "innocent" encounter at the library that sets off an incredible chemistry for these partners in crime. There he was, sitting at the library researching plantations, and here comes this Southern bombshell innocently manipulating him into asking her for help. And the story takes on a whole other level of deceit and intrigue . . . because no matter what we know, we still root for both of them till the end.

I cannot wait for SIMULATION!!!

Thanks again, SK for giving me some room to reveal the new and improved POP TRAVEL - it blows my mind! And the re-release has a sneak peek at the first chapter of SIMULATION which comes out Sept 14th!

by Tara Tyler
Re-released July 1, 2015

In 2080, technology has gone too far for private detective J. L. Cooper. He thinks he can avoid pop travel teleportation, until he stumbles onto a video of a pop traveler who turns to dust.

Sparking a series of murders, attempts on his life, and threats to his brother, Cooper wants to pass off the evidence but knows he’s being watched and can’t trust anyone. And who would believe him?

With help from the neurotic genius “Creator” of pop travel and a beautiful Southern charmer, Cooper must expose the deadly glitch and shut it down or die trying. No problem.

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Tara Tyler has had a hand at everything from waitressing to rocket engineering. After living up and down the Eastern US, she now writes and teaches math in Ohio with her three active boys and Coach Husband. Currently, she has two series, The Cooper Chronicles (techno-thriller detective capers) and Beast World (MG fantasy) She's an adventure writer who believes every good story should have a moral, and a few laughs!

Also by Tara Tyler, MG/YA Fantasy series, Beast World,

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  1. Congrats on the new cover, Tara! Looks awesome.

  2. LOVED Pop Travel. Exciting, riveting.

    Best wishes to both of you,
    Diane IWSG #99

  3. I'm going to have to snag Pop Travel after seeing it all over today. It sounds so good.

  4. Beauty of a cover! Fun post, ladies. :)

  5. Holy Cats! Love the new cover. Congrats to Tara!

  6. SK! What an incredible way to lay out that scene and give everyone a very juicy tease! You're the best!

    And thanks to everyone for your kind words!! Nothing like some friendly support!
    happy July!

  7. I LOVE the new cover!
    It's POPPING!
    Don't know when I'm going to get my hands on Tara's book... hopefully soon...
    Hope you're well SK! *waving*