Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Back to the Books Giveaway Hop

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Hello,

Welcome to the "Back to the Books Giveaway Hop." I've thought and I've thought about how I should do this giveaway and I finally decided the funnest giveaway I did was the one where I had all five of my books. all you have to do is read the synopsis then decide which one you would like to win if you name is chosen. Cool, huh!!

This Book giveaway runs from September 1st the the 7th. There are 304 bloggers participating in this giveaway so you will be hop, hop, hopping from blog to blog. Fun!! See all the links below. My link is 223, Storyweaver.

Now, for my giveaway. First read the synopsis of each one of my books and then choose the one you would like to win. Yes! you get to choose. Then leave a comment.

A terrible accident in a strange town leaves nine-year-old Michael Downing alone and his mother hospitalized in a coma. Social workers place him in the care of wealthy, fifty-year-old, Harley-riding Samantha, and her sister, Hannah, at the request of Samantha when she finds him alone in a park, after running away from yet another foster home. As they care for him, Samantha takes him to visit his mother every day where he sings and reads to her. His voice and his spirit reach out and touch the lives of all who can hear him. When his unloving grandparents try to take custody of young Michael, Samantha and her family fight for him and help to shape his future and the future of his mother.


Callie McAllister Falls in love with the perfect man and moves into the perfect house only to find that all is not perfect. In her search for answers, Callie discovers the journal of young Antone Bellani. As she reads the experiences of her husband's great-great-grandfather, her life takes on new meaning. Soon she sets out on an incredible journey that leads her through secret rooms and hidden caves to those who have waited hundreds of years for her to fulfill a promise made in another time.


After the death of her husband, Betsy struggles to give her own life meaning until one day her mother gives her some advice that begins to turn things around. She begins writing her weekly newspaper column again and, in one illogical moment, buys a Golden Retriever, Dorado. However, through the coming months it proves to be the best decision she ever made. When mystery begins to surround her husband's death, Dorado digs up evidence that leads Betsy and her family on a journey for the truth.

Sequel to Pages From the Past
Two years ago, her husband died. And Betsy's life changed forever. John's death drew her into a world she didn't know existed - a world of secret organizations where good and evil are constantly at war over the freedom of the American people. A world that constantly challenges her integrity, her loyalty to her country, and her willingness to sacrifice for what she knows is right.
Now, she has been called upon to help expose a group of men who have created something so evil that they could take away the freedom of every person in the United States without a single shot being fired - without anyone even knowing there had ever been a war. Clues to the puzzle come together as Betsy and her family uncover mysterious deaths, hidden research centers, and technology so advanced that it has the power to change the world. Now, it is up to Betsy, her family, her friends, and her faithful dog, Dorado, to unveil the truth before it is too late.


Etcheon always believed he would live and die in his small village that he moved to with his grandmother, Granna Fela - safe, loved and protected.
But with Granna's death comes new information about Etcheon's royal heritage and destiny, which suddenly throws him in the middle of a battle against a wicked king. On the run from hideous beasts sent to kill him, Etcheon is saved by a mysterious girl, a tree with magical powers, and several amazing animals. With his new friends to protect and teach him, Etcheon undertakes a journey that will challenge his abilities and define who he needs to become - a warrior-prince charged to save his people.

Yet again, JoAnn Arnold delivers a captivating tale, this time set in a mystical land filled with memorable characters that will make a lasting impact well beyond the story's final pages.

Thank you for stopping by and being a part of the Back to Books Giveaway Hop.



JoAnn



41 comments:

Aimee said...

I'd love to read Prince Etcheon! Thanks for the chance.

Aimee
brandonaimee AT gmail DOT com

Melanie Ski said...

Miracles for Michael

Melanie
melanieinoh2003 at yahoo dot com

Lisa And Randy said...

Such a tough decision! I would like them all, but since I have to choose I guess Miracles for Michael.

Wall-to-wall books said...

I can't believe I've never heard of you before! All these sound so good!
I think my first choice would be "Miracles for Michael" with "Journey of the Promise" but seriously, all of them sound great. I will keep your blog in my favs and come back to look around some more.

forevereading at gmail dot com

Squeak - MamaMouse said...

Thanks for participating the in the blog hop / giveaway. If I won your giveaway, I would like Prince Etcheon.

Please stop by my blog and enter mine too!

Dorothy - Squeak
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kimyunalesca said...

Thanks for sharing and posting quite tough to choose between all these amazing books hmm..I'd like to read The silent Patriots,pages from the past and Prince Etcheon.^_^

GFC: kimyunalesca

kimyunalesca(at)yahoo(dot)com

have a lovely day ^_~

Lolawid said...

I would love Miracles for Michael, or Pages from the Past!!

Thanks!

widsfam7 @ digis dot net

melora said...

I thought the Silent Patriots looked interesting; I'm a sucker for secret groups.

Thank you for the giveaway.
melorabrock {at} gmail {dot} com

Megan @ Inspired by Fiction said...

Wow, hard choice, they all sound really good. I think my first choice would be Journey of the Promise.

inspiredbyfiction at gmail dot com

Darlene said...

Oh, boy...tough to choose! I'll have to go with...Journey of the Promise.

darlenesbooknook at gmail dot com

Thanks for the giveaway!

debbie said...

I would like to read the silent patriots.
twoofakind12@yahoo.com

Ricki said...

I would love Prince Etcheon!
GFC - rickimc
rickimc[at]aol[dot]com

BJ said...

Ooooo Ahhhh.....Something that looks so simple, yet so hard!!!!
I'm at a stand still Ms. Joann!!!
I really like the sounds of "Journey of the Promise" , but then OMG!!! We have "Prince Etcheon!!!
I love a good Prince story...!!!
So should I win your wonderful giveaway...either one of those would be great :0)
Thanks for the chance to win!!!
beejee77(at)comcast(dot)net

ann said...

I would choose Journey of Promise but miracles for michael sounds good to

amhengst at verizon dot net

Janelle said...

I'd love Miracles for Michael!
Chanticlear1(at)gmail(dot)com
Best wishes and thanks for a chance to win this fabulicious giveaway!

Michele said...

I would love to read Prince Etcheon!!

GFC Michele Luker

jmluker at winco dot net

mamabunny13 said...

They all sound so good but I finally decided if I win I would like Journey of the Promise.
mamabunny13 at gmail dot com

jcwega27 said...

journey of promise
jessicawedward@gmail.com

Leigh Ann said...

Journey of the Promise sounds really interesting!
insanityisnormal(at)gmail(dot)com

cjabdelnour said...

I'd love to win Journey Promise. Thanks! I follow you on gfc as cjabdelnour Cheryl cjabdelnour@hotmail.com

Krystal said...

I would love to read Journey of the Promise, thank you very much! GFC Krystal Larson (old follower) edysicecreamlover18@gmailDOTcom

Sherry said...

I would love to read Miracles for Michael.
sstrode at scrtc dot com

Laura H. said...

Thanks for the giveaway and for participating in this blog hop! I would LOVE to read "Journey of the Promise". And even if I don't win, this one is going on my TBR list.

BornajhawkATaolDOTcom

Lisa said...

I would love to win Miracles for Michael. Thanks so much!

lhoffpauir at gmail

Pabkins said...

Prince Etcheon! - Thanks for the giveaway chance!

Judy said...

Journey of the Promise. It really looks good, in fact they all look good!! Thanks for the giveaway.

Judy
magnolias_1[at]msn[dot]com

Kristi said...

They all sound so good! I think I will pick Pages from the Past.

Thanks for the giveaway!

Kristi
kherbrand at comcast dot net

Lenasledgeblog.com said...

Miracles for Michael

Thanks for the giveaway. I am participating in the blog hop as well. Looking forward to staying connected.

GFC Follower: lenasledgeblog.com

lenasledge(at)gmail(dot)com

Chris said...

I would love to read Pages from the Past

kissyjensen at gmail dot com

Linda Kish said...

An interesting collection of books. I would choose miracles for Michael.Thanks for the chance.

lkish77123 at gmail dot com

Cindy said...

Thank you for the chance to win your giveaway.
I'd love to win "Miracles for Michael"
I'm a GFC follower - Cindy Macbeth
cindymacbeth at gmail dot com

ruthhill74 said...

I would pick Pages from the Past. Thanks!
ruthaw_1974@yahoo.com

Marci said...

I would LOVE to read Miracles for Michael! It sounds incredible!

marciclark88 at gmail dot com

Mia J. said...

All of these books sound good. I think I would select Prince Etcheon.

mia at jacobsracing dot com

sweetstaker said...

I think they all look great but I think that Miracle for Micheal would be my favorite.

angela
sweetstaker at yahoo doy com

lauriehere said...

Hi JoAnnn!
I found your site the last Hop, but have been so backed up, haven't had a chance to get back here. I just realized YOU wrote all these books! Wow!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!! They ALL sound good, which makes it awfully hard to choose one!!!
I think I'll pick "Journey of the Promised"!!!!
Thanks for the giveaway!
I already follow you on GFC as: lauriehere, and as a matter of fact, I asked you to be friends! I hope you will! I am going to keep following you and your work!
Oh!! I already follow on Twitter , too! As: @laurieisreading
Thanks SO much, again!!!!
PS. I LOVE to read and write book reviews if you ever need anyone!!!
Thanks!!
Laurie Carlson
laurieisreading at gmail dot com
www.lauriehere.blogspot.com

lauriehere said...

Hi again JoAnn!
Not for additional entries, but, I am going to post your giveaway on Twitter and my Facebook page. Facebook is under Laurie Carlson. It's private so you'd have to friend me. I'm going to see if you have a page and send a friends request!!
Thanks!
Laurie Carlson
laurieisreading at gmail dot com
www.lauriehere.blogspot.com

lauriehere said...

Hi again JoAnn!
Not for additional entries, but, I am going to post your giveaway on Twitter and my Facebook page. Facebook is under Laurie Carlson. It's private so you'd have to friend me. I'm going to see if you have a page and send a friends request!!
Thanks!
Laurie Carlson
laurieisreading at gmail dot com
www.lauriehere.blogspot.com

Laurie said...

Would love to read Pages from the Past
thanks for the giveaway!
laurie1993@verizon.net

Lisa said...

The Silent Patriots thanks lisapeters at yahoo dot com gfc Lisa

meandmom said...

I would like to win Miracles for Michael.

jeryl.marcus@gmail.com

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