Tuesday, April 5, 2016

The Queen's Poisoner by Jeff Wheeler Spotlight, Excerpt and GIVEAWAY!

Hey guys! Today, I am working with Jeff Wheeler and Irish Banana Blog Tours to spotlight The Queen's Poisoner by Jeff Wheeler. When I read the synopsis, I was instantly intrigued and I wanted to share this book with you!

Jeff and Hannah were nice enough to include an excerpt for me to share with you, and a giveaway at the bottom of this post! Make sure you read the whole post so you know how to enter! :)

About The Queen's Poisoner:
As usurper of the throne, the rule of King Severn Argentine’s is already highly contested. To keep his power, King Argentine rules with an iron fist and destroys any opposition. In a failed coup attempt the Duke of Kiskaddon loses his son as a permanent prisoner to the king to ensure his loyalty.

The Queen's Poisoner follows the Duke’s young son Owen on his journey for redemption and revenge as he figures out how to survive the court of Kingfountain. In order to keep his head and gain the merciless king’s favor, Owen must delve deeper into the world of mystery and secrecy that surrounds him. Readers will be clamoring for the next installment of The Kingfountain Series.

Purchase Links: Amazon | B&N

About the Author: 

Jeff Wheeler took an early retirement from his career at Intel in 2014 to become a full-time author. He is, most importantly, a husband and father, and a devout member of his church. He is occasionally spotted roaming among the oak trees and granite boulders in the hills of California or in any number of the state’s majestic redwood groves. He is the author of The Covenant of Muirwood Trilogy, The Legends of Muirwood Trilogy, the Whispers from Mirrowen Trilogy, and the Landmoor Series.

To learn more about Jeff Wheeler visit his website:
www.jeff-wheeler.com  and you can follow him @muirwoodwheeler on Twitter

A sound whispered from the corridor behind him. It was a footfall. Not the sound of a boot in the corridor beyond the wall. The sound of someone approaching within the tunnel. It was coming from behind him.

The queasiness blossomed inside Owen and a cold sweat started on his brow. Going back was no longer an option. The tunnel was narrow and there was no place to hide, so Owen hurried forward, hoping to find an escape into the main palace corridor. It would be infinitely better to be punished for wandering the hall at night than to be caught in the Espion corridor. His little heart started to hammer wildly in his chest and the blackness in front of him became even darker somehow.

He heard the footfalls again, coming closer.

The boy was starting to panic. Ankarette had warned him this could happen. She had told him it was dangerous to wander the tunnels alone and that he needed to be very cautious and always listen for sounds that were out of place. Such as the footfalls behind him.

The narrow pinch of the corridor suddenly filled in ahead of Owen, the walls closing like an arrowhead. It ended abruptly and finally. It was a dead-end.

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Thank you all for stopping by! I hope you enjoyed that excerpt and I can't wait to read The Queen's Poisoner with all of you!

FTC Disclaimer: All opinions are honest and my own. Working with Irish Banana Blog tours or with the author did not influence my thoughts/review on the book in any way shape or form.

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