Blog Tour for When The Light Gets In by Katy Upperman (guest post and giveaway)

 

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Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for How The Light Gets In by Katy Upperman.  This tour is being hosted by Fantastic Flying Book Club.  I have an author guest post to share and there will be a giveaway.

 

How the Light Gets In

by Katy Upperman

Publisher: Swoon Reads

Release Date: August 6th 2019

Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary

 

BOOK COVER

 

Since her sister’s tragic death, seventeen-year-old Callie Ryan has basically given up. Her grades have plummeted, she’s quit her swim team, and she barely recognizes the people her parents have become.

 

When she returns to her aunt’s run-down coastal Victorian one year after Chloe’s death, Callie resigns herself to a summer of guilt and home renovations. She doesn’t expect to be charmed by the tiny coastal town or by Tucker Morgan, a local boy brimming with sunshine.

 

But even as her days begin to brighten, Callie’s nights are crowded with chilling dreams, unanswered questions, and eerie phenomenon that have her convinced she’s being haunted. Will Callie be able to figure out what her sister is trying to communicate before it’s too late?

 

BOOK LINKS

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/40864797-how-the-light-gets-in

Amazon: https://amzn.to/2Xteu1P

B&N: https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/how-the-light-gets-in-katy-upperman/1129098195#/

iTunes: https://books.apple.com/us/book/how-the-light-gets-in/id1450179249

Bookdepository: https://www.bookdepository.com/How-Light-Gets-Katy-Upperman/9781250305671?ref=grid-view&qid=1562337209785&sr=1-2

Kobo: https://www.kobo.com/us/en/ebook/how-the-light-gets-in-14

Google Books: https://books.google.co.uk/books/about/How_the_Light_Gets_In.html?id=9s00uQEACAAJ&redir_esc=y

 

 

Author Guest Post:

 

How the Light Gets In is set in a small, coastal town in Oregon called Bell Cove. Bell Cove is a fictional place, but it was very much inspired by Cannon Beach, Oregon, a town I went to often when I was young, and continue to vacation in as an adult with my own family. I adore beach towns, and hope to live in one someday—when we can afford it, ha! In the meantime, we visit as many beachy towns as possible, and we’ve definitely found some gems. Here are my favorites…



Cannon Beach, Oregon – Featured in The Goonies, so obviously it’s awesome. Cannon Beach is small and adorable, with cute shops and fantastic restaurants. While the water is cold, the beach is gorgeous; at low tide, sea anemones and starfish can be seen at Haystack Rock.

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Carmel-by-the-Sea, California – Probably the most enchanting town on my list, I used Carmel-by-the-Sea as inspiration for the fictional town, Cypress Beach, in my book The Impossibility of Us. Carmel-by-the-Sea has the cutest cottages, and its beach is dog friendly and perfect for watching sunsets.

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Isle of Palms, South Carolina – Isle of Palms is tiny and there’s not tons to do, save its beautiful beach and delicious seafood restaurants, but it’s very close Charleston, a city full of history and charm, also on the coast. So, visiting this barrier island allows for all kinds of fun—the active, touristy kind, and the relaxing, regenerative kind.

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Clearwater, Florida – Also located on a barrier island, this one along Florida’s gulf coast, which has the most perfect sugar sand beaches. My favorite thing about Clearwater is the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, where marine animals are rehabilitated, and where A Dolphin Tale’s Winter lives.

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Dewey Beach, Delaware – We discovered Dewey Beach recently, and we love it. It’s much more laidback than its popular neighbor, Ocean City, Maryland, but equally wonderful. Dewey Beach is great for shell hunting, sunrise gazing, dolphin spotting, and family-friendly dining.   

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author info

 

 

author

 

Katy’s debut novel, Kissing Max Holden, was published August 1, 2017, and her sophomore effort, The Impossibility of Us, released July 31, 2018. Her third novel, How the Light Gets In, will be out August 6, 2019. All three books are with Swoon Reads/Macmillan. She’s represented by Victoria Marini of the Irene Goodman Agency.

 

AUTHOR LINKS

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/14776974.Katy_Upperman

Website: https://katyupperman.com/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/katyupperman

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/katyuppermanwriter/

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.co.uk/katyupperman/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/katyupperman/

Tumblr: https://katyupperman.tumblr.com/

 

 

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Giveaway:

 

Prize: Win (1) copy of HOW THE LIGHT GETS IN by Katy Upperman and some swag (INT)

Starts: August 12th 2019

Finishes: August 26th 2019

RAFFLECOPTER LINK

 

 

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Follow The Tour:

 

August 12th

August 13th

Flipping Through the Pages – Review + Favourite Quotes

August 14th

Phannie the ginger bookworm – Review + Favourite Quotes
The Reading Corner for All – Review + Favourite Quotes
Bemused Bibliophile – Promotional Post

August 15th

Wishful Endings – Interview
Books4Jessica  – Review
Bookishly Nerdy – Review
Bookish_Kali – Review + Favourite Quotes
Pages and Pugs – Review
TheBookNerdDiaries – Promotional Post

August 16th

The Reading Life  – Promotional Post

August 17th

The Clever Reader – Review + Favourite Quotes
Book Rambler – Review
Sometimes Leelynn Reads – Review + Playlist
In Between Book Pages – Review + Favourite Quotes
A Dream Within A Dream – Promotional Post

August 18th

L.M. Durand – Interview
Cafeyre – Review + Favourite Quotes
Booked J – Review
Emily The Book Nerd – Review + Playlist
Hauntefbybooks – Review + Favourite Quotes

 

 

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Author: confessionsofayareader

I'm Kristi. I'm a wife, mom, and grandma. I have been breeding leopard geckos for ten years. I love to read and have been trying to review more books (the reason for this blog besides wanting to talk about books with everyone). I also love music and going to concerts, mostly punk and pop punk.

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