The Compulsive Reader: Taken by Storm Anniversary!

Monday, July 16, 2012

Taken by Storm Anniversary!

Ten years ago this week, Taken by Storm's scuba-diving hero, Michael, swam out of  YA author Angela Morrison's brain and onto her page. Join the anniversary celebration! Win your own copy of the brand new paperback! Snag Taken by Storm's Kindle ebook for only $ .99! Unbroken Connection (Book 2) and Cayman Summer (Book 3) are free on Kindle! Hurry. The promotion ends Friday, July 20th. Don't own a Kindle? Download free Kindle apps for your laptop, tablet, iTouch, or phone.

In Taken by Storm, Leesie has life figured out until devastated Michael lands in her small town high school. He needs her like no one has before.

from Taken by Storm . . .

I’m lost to his firm chest,

his slender fingertips, his long wavy hair,

his mouth sucking my bottom lip—

The world spins, the stars shift,

and I can’t see anything except his smoky

gray eyes gazing into mine.

You scare me, whispers

from my mouth across his.

Good, he breathes into me.

I need you to save me.

"[Morrison] handles the topics of religion and premarital sex gracefully without passing judgment. The message has less to do with religion than learning to respect and cherish others while staying true to one’s own beliefs.” – Publisher’s Weekly, starred review

Brand new paperback and reformatted ebook with fully scalable fonts. Includes bonus, never-before-published scene, "Airport Good-bye!"

Angela Morrison is the award-winning YA author of Taken by Storm (Books 1-3) and Sing Me to Sleep. She grew up in Eastern Washington on the wheat farm where Taken by Storm is set. She's an advanced NAUI, Nitrox certified scuba diver. The hurricane that kills Michael's parents was inspired by a real-life diving accident. She wrote Cayman Summer, book three of Michael and Leesie's saga, with fan input, athttp://caymansummer.blogspot.com/.

1 comment:

Mary Preston said...

I do love a bargain.

I wonder what I was reading 10 years ago?