Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Thank You For Flying Air Zoe by Erik Atwell

Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fasten Seat Belt sign has been turned on, but feel free to ignore it, because sometimes life is best lived on its dizzy edges. Your cruising altitude today will be sky high, and you will be flying at staggering speeds as you travel alongside Zoe Tisdale, former Valley Girl and rock star turned bored butter saleswoman.

On the heels of a brush with mortality, Zoe concludes that she’s been letting time pass her by. Realizing she needs to awaken her life’s tired refrains, Zoe vows to recapture the one chapter of her life that truly mattered to her – her days as drummer for The Flip-Flops, a spirited, sassy all-girl garage band that almost hit the big time back in 1987. But reuniting the band won’t be easy. The girls who were once the whiz kid guitarist, the prom queen bass player, and the hippie lead singer grew up and became women who are now a reclusive dog trainer, a wealthy socialite, and a sociopathic environmentalist. Will Zoe bring the band back together and give The Flip-Flops a second chance at stardom? Is it possible to fully reclaim the urgent energy of youth?

As you follow this wild flight path, please know that your destination could be anywhere at all, complimentary oxygen is provided upon request, and baggage flies free. We hope you enjoy the ride, and Thank You For Flying Air Zoe.
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**Everyone who leaves a comment below will be entered to win a $10 Amazon gift card! If you purchase your copy of Thank You For Flying Air Zoe before February 20 and send your receipt to Samantha (at) ChickLitPlus (dot) com, you will get five bonus entries!**

**The winner is Emily @ Mrs. Mommy Booknerd's Book Reviews**

Author Bio:

Erik Atwell started his writing career in grammar school, when a one page history class assignment ballooned into a forty page fictional account of a politically controversial silversmith in Boston circa 1776. From there, he wrote short stories while living in New Hampshire, screenplays upon moving to Los Angeles, then finally novels when he ultimately landed in Seattle. He now lives in Seattle with his rock star wife and his six-month-old son, whose only musical claim to fame thus far is sleeping through an entire Go-Go's concert. But in his defense, he was three weeks old, and the stage was a quarter-mile away. "Thank You For Flying Air Zoe" is his first novel, and he hopes to write a second novel before the little guy treks off to college.

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  1. I LOVED!!!!! this book! I cannot wait for the next one from this up-and-coming author.

  2. Hey! Do you send upcoming tour notifications via email? I signed up for this tour but never received emails so I kinda forgot about it :( Also, can we still participate in this tour?? Thanks!

  3. @anaavu - I'm sorry, I don't have you listed at all for his tour! Did you ever receive a confirmation email from me? I send a lot of emails during tour time, so you would have been receiving them along the way. Feel free to email me with more questions if you need. Thanks! Samantha (at) chicklitplus (dot) com.

  4. This looks so cute! Looking forward to reading the reviews. :)

  5. This was a rockin' book! Way to go Erik!

  6. Sounds like a great book! Will have to add it to my TBR list.

  7. Congrats to Emily @ Mrs. Mommy Booknerd's! And a massively massive & musical thank you to Samantha for orchestrating a cyber road-trip that any 80's hair metal band would be proud of! ;)


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