Monday, March 23, 2015

Cover Reveal for Sweet Madness

SWEET MADNESS
Coming September 18, 2015 from Merit Press

Lizzie Borden took an axe,
And gave her mother forty whacks.
When she saw what she had done,
She gave her father forty one.


BLURB: 
Who was Lizzie Borden? A confused young woman, or a cold-hearted killer? For generations, people all over the world have wondered how Andrew Borden and his second wife, Abby, met their gruesome deaths. Lizzie, Andrew’s younger daughter, was charged, but a jury took only 90 minutes to find her not guilty. In this retelling, the family maid, Bridget Sullivan, shines a compassionate light on a young woman oppressed by her cheap father and her ambitious stepmother. Was Lizzie mad, or was she driven to madness?






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ABOUT THE AUTHORS:

Trisha Leaver lives on Cape Cod with her husband, three children, and one rather irreverent black lab. She is a chronic daydreamer who prefers the cozy confines of her own imagination to the mundane routine of everyday life.  She writes Young Adult Contemporary fiction, Psychological Horror and Science Fiction and is published with FSG/ Macmillan, Flux/Llewellyn and Merit Press. To learn more about Trisha’s books, upcoming shenanigans, and her quest to reel in the perfect tuna, please visit her website: www.trishaleaver.com






Lindsay Currie lives in Chicago with her three awesome children, husband, and a one hundred and sixty pound lap dog named Sam. She has an unnatural fondness for coffee, chocolate and things that go bump in the night. She spends her days curled up in the comfortable confines of her writing nook, penning young adult psychological horror, contemporary fiction and science-fiction and is published with Flux/Llewellyn, Merit Press and Spencer Hill Contemporary. Learn more about her at www.lindsaycurrie.com



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6 comments:

  1. Hi! Thanks for commenting over on my blog. I am fascinated with Lizzie Bordon. Let's just say I've had my fair share of obsessions with her and spent lots of time researching. I even thought of writing a novel about this. So... this book will certainly prove interesting indeed!

    Elizabeth Mueller
    AtoZ 2015
    My Little Pony

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  2. PS--I even asked a question! ;)

    https://www.goodreads.com/questions/386367-how-many-hours-did-you-spend-on-research

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  3. Hey lady! Looks like you haven't been here in a while, but I was thinking about you yesterday and wondering if you're sane. It looks like publishing endeavors and going nicely. We should chat when you don't want to shoot yourself for busy-ness.

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    ~let these two words be the start on thy journey~

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    for thots/ideas/structural integrity,
    taking'm in a completely-new-direction:

    Why else does a moth fly FROM the night
    than to a bold, attractive candle Light??
    Don’t let His extravagant Brilliance be extinguished.
    You’re creative, yes?
    Then, fly-away with U.S. to the antidote…

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    or just glean tantalizing specimens for thy next best seller,
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    which has taken this sinfull mortal yeeeeers to compile!
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    An IQ much higher than K2 all-go-rhythm?
    An anti-establishment, savvy victory +
    avant-guarde-humility =
    you’re promptly astonished, ain’tcha?
    withe extraordinarily explosion of maelstrom mellowdramatic??
    Here’s what the exquisite, prolific GODy sed
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    “Faith, hope, and love,
    the greatest of these is love –
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