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Thursday, October 27, 2016

Goddess Fish Promotions Presents: CALLING THE REAPER by Jason Pere #Horror #Giveaway








CALLING THE REAPER

by Jason Pere

NOTE: The book will be $0.99 during the tour


BLURB:

The time of the Unity has ended. Now, the realm of man is stranded between Paradise and Purgatory. The Valkyrie and Reaper battle over the fate of all who pass from the land of the living and into the afterlife.

Eight mortal spirits from vastly different worlds tread the same, inevitable path toward their last, crucial decision. Within them all exists the defining conflict every man must face—to look upon the end of their life with glory and honor, or to give credence to their baser longings, calling the Reaper to their own demise.

In this rich, harrowing tale of pride, deceit, honor, vengeance, and redemption, each individual must battle their inner turmoil, facing the sacrifices they have made before their unavoidable end in the land of the living.

But their last day in life is also their first day of death amidst the terrors of the underworld. Lord Master Death wants them all…and the real battle has only just begun.



Excerpt Three:

It was said he could not be defeated. It was said he had slain over ten thousand warriors. It was said he had lived for nine hundred years and would live for nine hundred more. It was said that his father was the strike of lightning and his mother the winter’s frost, that he traded his spirit to a demon for the strength of twenty men. It was said his blades were forged from the teeth of dragons and his armor fashioned from the bones of giants.

No one knew how much was myth and how much truth save for this: he was the Fist of the Shogunate, the finest of warriors and the most brutal of killers. His thirst for blood and glory was unquenchable. His name was Kenji Rei.

In the final days of autumn, the air was filled with the crisp bite of the coming winter. The Emperor’s court found itself covered in the shadow of falling leaves and petals as the morning wind stripped the trees bare. Two men stood before an audience of some of the most prestigious men in the empire, including the Emperor himself.

The first man was a formidable bladesman of impressive lineage. Hoshi Okami was regarded far and wide as the pride of the Kobiko Dojo, the oldest and most exclusive school in all the empire. It admitted no more than four new students a year. Those Kobiko students were all remarkably gifted and skilled warriors in their own right, and they required not only one but two letters of recommendation from the most venerable Senseis in the empire before they could even petition for admittance.

Above any living practitioner, and arguably any practitioner of the Kobiko art who had ever lived, Hoshi Okami stood a paragon of the way of the warrior. To date, he had never declined a challenge and had fought precisely two hundred and eleven duels, winning each and every one of them. He was about to fight his two hundred and twelfth. Hoshi Okami currently served as the bodyguard and principle advisor to General Aiko Mastay. Okami’s opponent, and the second man before the gathered audience, was Kenji Rei, personal champion of the Shogun and Fist of the Shogunate.




AUTHOR Bio and Links:

Jason Pere is a born-and-raised New Englander. He always had a passion for the arts and creative storytelling. At the age of thirteen, Jason took up the craft of acting for film and theater. He pursued that interest for over a decade until refocusing his medium of expression into writing.

At first, Jason took a causal interest in writing, starting with poetry and journaling. Over time, he honed his direction and finally began writing larger works. In November of 2012, Jason self-published his first book, Modern Knighthood: Diary of a Warrior Poet.

Since then, Jason has continued writing on his own, mostly short stories and poetry. Calling the Reaper was his first experience committing to a full-length Fiction title.

In early 2015, Jason became affiliated with Collaborative Writing Challenge (CWC). Since then, he has joined many other writers on numerous collaborative projects. Jason is a regular contributor to CWC and is scheduled to have multiple pieces of his work appear in their publications throughout 2016.

You can find out more about Jason Pere’s involvement and publications in collaborative fiction at: http://www.collaborativewritingchallenge.com

To connect with Jason, check him out at: http://www.facebook.com/jason.pere.7

Jason also writes fanfiction for Team Covenant on their Blog of the Pheonixborn, dedicated to the new game by Plaid Hat Games, ‘Ashes’. Go to http://teamcovenant.com/ashesonline/ to read Jason’s flash fiction work.



















GIVEAWAY INFORMATION and RAFFLECOPTER 


One randomly chosen winner via rafflecopter will win a $50 Amazon/BN.com gift card. Follow the tour and comment to increase your chance of winning.

October 11: Blog of Jacey Holbrand
October 11: Kit 'N Kabookle
October 13: Jessica and Gracie's Tree / Book Giveaways
October 13: Hope. Dreams. Life... Love
October 18: Books,Dreams,Life
October 20: Mixed Book Bag
October 25: Where the Story Comes First
October 27: Wake Up Your Wild Side
October 27: Edgar's Books
November 1: Romance and Authors That Rock - review
November 3: Fabulous and Brunette
November 8: Danita Minnis
November 10: Book Lover Promo
November 15: Fangirls Read It First - review
November 17: Two Ends of the Pen
November 22: Archaeolibrarian - I Dig Good Books!
November 29: Kissing Bandits
December 1: The Snarkology
December 6: Dina Rae's Write Stuff
December 8: Liz Gavin's Blog
December 13: Mama Reads Hazel Sleeps
December 15: Booklover Sue
December 27: The Silver Dagger Scriptorium
December 29: Tina Donahue Books - Heat with Heart
January 3: Ms. J Mentions... - review
January 5: T's Stuff - review
January 10: Books By The Ton
January 12: The Broke Book Bank - review
January 17: Long and Short Reviews
January 19: Laurie's Paranormal Thoughts and Reviews
January 24: Readeropolis
January 26: Writers and Authors
January 31: It's Raining Books

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10 comments:

Goddess Fish Promotions said...

Thanks for hosting!

Lisa Brown said...

congrats on the tour, the book looks great, and thanks for the chance to win :)

Jason Pere said...

Thank You for Hosting.

Anonymous said...

Do you think your New England upbringing influenced your choice of subject, given all the supernatural lore there?

--Trix

Jason Pere said...

I wouldn't say that I am consciously influenced by living in the spooky northeast but I am certainly willing to accept that on a subconscious level there may have been some creepy osmosis at work when it comes to what inspires me and the sort of material I like to create.

Victoria Alexander said...

Thanks for sharing :)

Jason Pere said...

You are welcome. If Dark Fantasy is up your alley then you are sure to love "Calling the Reaper".

Nikolina said...

I really enjoyed reading the blurb & excerpt, thank you!

Jason Pere said...

You are welcome. Please enjoy reading the rest of "Calling the Reaper".

Ally Swanson said...

Congrats on the new book and good luck on the book tour!