Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Book review and Free Giveaway of Farewell, my Denmark




April 1863 in Denmark, seventeen year old Catherine meets with her fiance and when he claims he won’t read from her Book of Mormon she has her answer to call off the marriage and travel with her family to America. This decision will send Catherine on an exciting journey. You’ll experience with her the first time seeing a train or even a bicycle, and feel the deep sorrow and hardship immigrants endured while traveling to America.

Catherine is young and naive when she first starts out. She’s full of life and many suitors want to court her during her travels. She dreams of the perfect man with fly away blonde hair and blue sparkling eyes, but Catherine will learn many valuable lessons of what true love is along the way.

While traveling across the ocean Catherine faces death and sadness. Through life’s trails and lessons she will find strength within herself. This story is based on true events the author’s ancestors indeed experienced giving us a great insight of what it was really like for all of those that sacrificed so much. What a great read and in the end you will love Catherine and her harebrained ways as much I did. 


Tina Scott is a fantastic writer as she puts you in the scene as if you were right there. 

This is a heartfelt story that will take you on an adventure of a lifetime. 


Here's your chance to win a copy of Farewell, my Denmark and a $10 Target gift card. 
INTERNATIONAL: ebook only, no gift card. Sorry.

Winner will be drawn  on Friday April 26th @ 5pm Pacific Standard time.
Participants who didn’t win may re-enter each week w/ new comments and announcements.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE:


Leave a comment here on hosts blog = 1 entry

Leave a comment on Tina Scott blog w/ your email address in case you win = 1 entry
(Those w/o an email address posted will forfeit if they win.)

Tweet about giveaway w/ link to http://totallytinascott.blogspot.com/ blog = 1 entry

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*Make sure on the comment field you leave your email address so we can inform you if you win. Also, put how many entries you have with a link showing your tweets and Facebook post. Thanks for participating and Good Luck!

5 comments:

Joyce DiPastena said...

I wanna win! I Facebooked and Tweeted about your review. :-) Can't wait to read this! (Even if I have to buy a copy myself. LOL!)

Joyce DiPastena said...

Oops! medievalmaid@gmail.com :-)

Mallena said...

I'd love to win! I also left a comment on the Tina Scott blog. My email is amallena@hotmail.com.

Tina Scott, author, artist said...

Julie,Thank you for the kind words. I'm so glad you enjoyed Farewell, My Denmark.

Crystal McMullin said...

I love historical fiction so I'm in!