"I am ready to meet my maker. Whether my maker is prepared to meet me is another matter."
-Winston Churchill

Friday, April 8, 2011

Fun Facts & Giveaway with Author Jamie Magee

Today I'd like to welcome Author Jamie Magee on tour with her book,  Insight,  with Book Lovin' Bitches.  Welcome Jamie and thank you so much for taking time to chat with me.  Jamie and I did a fun fact interview,  and Jamie was kind enough to offer you all a chance to win a copy of her book,  Insight.  There will be one print copy to be won for our US and Canada residents,  and one E-book copy for our International readers.  YAY! 

Let the party begin!

BK:  Fantasy or Horror? Fantasy 
JM:  ~ I’m a chicken when it comes to Horror J

BK:  Day or Night? 


BK:  Favorite Drink? 

JM:  Red Bull!!!!

BK:  Favorite Movie? Currently ~ Inception

BK:  What is a must have to write?

JM:  Loud alternative music – preferably Breaking Benjamin!

BK:  If you could possess a supernatural power, what would it be and why? 

JM:  Precognition because I want to know what is coming at me at all times!

BK:  Favorite Book? 

JM:  Redeeming Love

BK:  Favorite Author? 

JM:  This is really hard because I love so many to be on the safe side I’m going to say Francine Rivers – author of Redeeming Love

BK:  Favorite Song? 
JM:  With Arms Wide Open - Creed

BK:  Favorite Saying? It is what it is – so go with it!

BK:  What is one thing your readers would be most surprised to know about you? 

JM:  I tend to dream about life changing moments before they happen – weird I know?!!

BK:  What is the craziest thing you've ever done?

JM:  I plead the fifth….just kidding, honestly in my life I tend to do everything backwards – meaning my craziest times are just in front of me!

BK:  What do you hope readers will most take away from your writing? 

JM:  That your fate rest in your hands life is a gift and each thought leads your path.

BK:  If someone could describe you in one word, what would it be? 

JM:  Considering it took me two days to answer this one question I’m going to go with indecisive  :0

Some say that dreams are the doorway to the soul. Willow Haywood is no stranger to that doorway. Each night she shares a blissful, silent dream with a stunning blue-eyed boy. With each new moon she is haunted by a painful nightmare shared with a different boy, who’s always hidden by the shadows.
In her waking hours she must battle her sixth sense. The one that allows her to feel others emotions as if they were her own. This insight is exhausting and frustrating causing her to draw inward, only trusting her family and few close friends. Oddly, this sense also attracts ghostly images that seem to appear out of nowhere. With a touch, they take her to wherever they may be, allowing her to change their emotion. This alone would cause most to go insane, but Willow filters her aggression by painting, capturing the emotion she changed.
One August night a nightmare came days after the new moon. In this dream the shadowed boy marked her wrist with star, leaving her father no choice but to share a family secret that would tie all of the odd attributes of Willow’s life together. Now, she has no choice but to outrun the fate that is closing in around her.
In an attempt to lure her, the shadowed figure captures her closest friends. In order to save them, she must weave through broken myths, half truths, and the undeniable power of the Zodiac. With each step she takes Willow comes to realize that she has lived before, her path is one that she chose, and this trial is simply the beginning.

Want to win a copy of this fantastic book?  It's really simple to enter.  Mandatory - leave a comment with your email address,  and tell me your country.

Extra Entries - Leave in a separate comment so it gets its own number:

Friend Jamie on Facebook
Follow Jamie on Twitter
Visit Jamie's Website and tell me one thing you absolutely LOVED

The second book in this series,  Embody is due to be released June 7th.  Stay tuned.

Don't forget to let me know which country you reside so I know which book format you win.  All winners will be chosen using Random.org.  Paperback copy goes to US and Canada and the E-book goes to International.  Thank you so much for stopping in Jamie.  So much fun!  I wish you much success in the future.

Until next time,


Jaidis said...

Great interview! This book looks so interesting!

I'm a follower from the US

JaidisShaw at yahoo dot com

Jaidis said...

I sent a request to Jamie on Facebook - Jaidis Shaw

JaidisShaw at yahoo dot com

Jaidis said...

I follow Jamie on Twitter - @JaidisShaw

JaidisShaw at yahoo dot com

Unknown said...

Oh! Please enter me. I enjoyed the interview and the book sounds very intriguing. :)

I live in Canada.

ceeenndee at gmail dot com


Unknown said...

Would love to be entered. I live in USA.

blazesandbubbles AT gmail DOT com

Unknown said...

Following Jamie on Twitter - @Bakin_Goddess

blazesandbubbles AT gmail DOT com

Unknown said...

I visited Jamie's website. I absolutely LOVED the way her Previews and Reviews are "books" that you have to turn the pages of.

I live in USA

blazesandbubbles AT gmail DOT com

Jessica ( frellathon ) said...

She likes Inception toooooooo lol I love that movie.

I follow in US.


Nicole said...

I love Inception too, it's amazing.

I follow in the U.S.


Ricki said...

Book looks awesome!
I live in the US.

ChrisS said...

Oh Wow! this sounds like an awesome and interesting book. Thanks for the giveaway.
I'm a US follower


CAsanmiguel said...

it sounds awesome! the story is very intriguing :)
i'm from the philippines

Jennifer said...

I live in Canada and would like the print copy (no e-reader).

jennifer.kalman at gmail dot com

Jennifer said...

I live in Canada.

Follow on twitter @jlkalman26

jennifer.kalman at gmail dot com

Jennifer said...

I live in Canada.

I visited the website and like the book trailer for Insight. Cool.

jennifer.kalman at gmail dot com

Kimberly Sue said...

Looks like a good book!

I live in the US.

david said...

sounds fascinating. wish you much success.



Audrey said...

I'm a follower from the US

emily said...

HI, Jamie Magee sent me!! The book is terrific. Highly recommend it. She is a warm, friendly, funny lady. Don't need to be entered for comp though already have her awesome book!!!

Cathy Garcia said...

Wow some of my answers are similar to Jamies. Im too chicken for horror and I cant write in the quiet. I need loud alternative music to keep going :)

Anonymous said...

This book sounds great...and I'm so with her on Inception...what a movie!!

mk261274 at gmail dot com

Anonymous said...

What a cool website jamie has...loved to be able to read more reviews of the book.

mk261274 at gmail dot com

Jennifer said...

I liked Jamie's facebook page.

jennifer.kalman at gmail dot com