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The Queen’s Gamble – author interview- Barbara Kyle

[caption id="attachment_1904" align="alignright" width="199" caption="Quenn's Gamble Book Tour"][/caption] Join Barbara Kyle, author of the historical novel, The Queen’s Gamble (Kensington Books, August 30, 2011) as she virtually tours the blogosphere in September on her first virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book! About Barbara Kyle Barbara Kyle is the author of the Tudor-era “Thornleigh” series of novels, which have been published internationally: The Queen’s Captive, The Queen’s Lady, and The King’s Daughter, praised by Publishers Weekly as “a complex and fast-paced plot, mixing history with vibrant characters.” Her new novel, The Queen’s Gamble, will be released on 30 August 2011. Barbara previously won acclaim for her contemporary novels under pen name ‘Stephen Kyle’, including Beyond Recall (a Literary Guild Selection), After Shock and The Experiment. Over 400,000 copies of her books have been sold. Barbara has taught courses for writers at the University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies,

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Pump Up Your Book is Having a Facebook Party! Please Join Us!

WE'RE HAVING A FACEBOOK PARTY!!!! Pump Up Your Book will be hosting the February 2011 Authors on Tour on Friday February 25, 2011 at 9 - 11 p.m. (eastern time - adjust to your time zone). Tell your book friends that not only will this give them an opportunity to chat with their favorite authors BUT... WE'RE GIVING AWAY PRIZES!!!! The participating authors and their giveaways include: Rose Valenta is giving away a paperback copy of her humor book, Sitting on Cold Porcelain. Allan Leverone is giving away an e-copy of his thriller, Final Vector, and 6 e-copies of Postcards from the Apocalypse. Frank Edwards is giving away a paperback copy of his medical thriller, Final Mercy and a paperback copy of his poetry and short story book, It'll Ease the Pain. Pamela Samuels Young will be giving away a paperback copy of her legal thriller, Murder on the Down

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Thursday Thirteen – Thirteen Things to Know About The 19th Element

My new novel, The 19th Element, A James Becker Thriller, is stuffed full of information, action and excitement. Today I thought I'd share a few fun facts with you. 1) The main character in the book is James "Beck" Becker – retired from clandestine Military Intelligence Operations and returned to his childhood hometown. 2) His wife, Beth, is a retired CIA encryption/decryption specialist – aka, a code-cracker. 3) Beck is grateful to have the able assistance of his enigmatic American Indian companion, Bull. No one knows Bull's true background. But he sure knows a lot about explosives. 4) An al Qaeda-backed terror cell plans to attack the Prairie River Nuclear Generating Plant near Beck's hometown of Red Wing, Minnesota. The terrorists will be employing an unusual explosive in the attack – elemental potassium. 5) The terror cell in the book has only a single Muslim member. The remainder of the

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