Blog Tour for The Raven and the Dove by Kaitlyn Davis (excerpt and giveaway)

 

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Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for The Raven and the Dove by Kaitlyn Davis.  This tour is being hosted by Fantastic Flying Book Club.

 

The Raven and the Dove (The Raven and the Dove #1)

by Kaitlyn Davis
Publisher: Amazon Digital Services LLC
Release Date: March 9th 2020

Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Retellings

 

Four fates collide in this avian-inspired, epic fantasy retelling of Tristan and Isolde perfect for fans of Sarah J. Maas, Sabaa Tahir, and Leigh Bardugo!

 

A princess longing to be free…

 

On the dawn of her courtship trials, Princess Lyana Aethionus knows she should be focused on winning her perfect mate, yet her thoughts wander to the open sky waiting at the edge of her floating kingdom. One final adventure calls. Upon fleeing the palace, the last thing she expects to find is a raven prince locked in a death match with a dragon.

 

A bastard aching to belong…

 

Reviled son of a dead king, Rafe would do anything for his beloved half-brother, Prince Lysander Taetanus, including posing as him in the upcoming courtship trials. When a dragon interrupts their secret exchange, he orders his studious sibling to run. After suffering a fatal blow, Rafe is saved by a beautiful dove who possesses forbidden magic, just like him.

 

Fate brought them together, now destiny will tear them apart…

 

Unknown to the world above, on the foggy sea ten thousand feet below, a young king fights a forgotten war. He believes Lyana is the queen prophesied to save the world, and with the help of his favored spy, hidden deep in the highest ranks of the dove royal house, he will stop at nothing to have her.

 

Three shocking betrayals. Two star-crossed lovers. One unforgettable journey. If you like fierce heroines, brooding heroes, forbidden romance, and action-packed magical adventures with twists you’ll never see coming, don’t miss The Raven and the Dove!

 

BOOK LINKS

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/en/book/show/36505323

Amazon: https://amzn.to/2POqC8q

B&N: https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-raven-and-the-dove-kaitlyn-davis/1134741493;jsessionid=16CF7BF8784FD012EAEC489919CE15A4.prodny_store01-atgap17?ean=9781087812625

iTunes: https://books.apple.com/gb/author/kaitlyn-davis/id475003054?ign-mpt=uo%253D4#see-all/books

Bookdepository: https://www.bookdepository.com/Raven-Dove-Kaitlyn-Davis/9781087812625?ref=grid-view&qid=1577113832813&sr=1-1

Kobo: https://www.kobo.com/gb/en/search?query=kaitlyn%20davis&fcsearchfield=Author

Google Books: https://play.google.com/store/info/name/Kaitlyn_Davis?id=11byxfml3b

 

 

The Raven and the Dove Cover

Excerpt:

 

“Game?” she asked. Her hands had stopped moving. They rested warmly in the hollow groove between his wings, palms half against his feathers and half against his back.

Rafe stole another glance over his shoulder. She was too entranced to see anything but the visions dancing through her head, the visions he’d spun. An almost childlike wonder was alive in her innocent, yearning gaze, igniting a spark in his own chest that he hadn’t felt in a very long time. Not since his parents had died. Not since he’d grown up too soon.

“We like to think of Taetanos as the god of fate, not of death,” Rafe said softly. The glaze in the girl’s eyes disappeared as she looked into his. “We call life a game, because we each have our own wants, our own desires—but he sees everything, he knows everything, and he leads us down our destined path. We fight back sometimes, we make moves, and so does he. On and on it goes until, in the end, he wins, like he always does. But still, we keep playing. What other choice do we have?”

Again, her fingers brushed his feathers, but she didn’t look away.

He couldn’t, even if he’d wanted to.

“What do you think this is?” She paused to swallow. “His move or yours?”

His, he silently answered. Definitely his.

Because Rafe ached to fly, to soar, to get out of the darkness and back to his brother, back to the role he was comfortable playing, back to the sidelines. But there was a weight in his chest keeping him there, keeping him still, keeping him so lost in the fire reflected in her eyes that he couldn’t find his way out even if he tried. 

For a moment, he thought he could hear his god laughing.

Then he realized it wasn’t laughter, but the soft whistle of a bird call—a signal he recognized. His move. His life. His brother calling him back.

Xander?

Rafe tensed.

His head whipped to the side, pulled by the noise growing louder, coming not from his imagination but from the other side of the darkness. He opened his mouth to call out in response, when a hand covered his lips and an arm slid around his throat, stronger and more ferocious than he’d expected. Rafe froze as the icy edge of a blade pressed into his skin, instantly recognizing the kiss of steel.

“Be silent,” the girl ordered. “Don’t say a word.”  

 

 

PROMOTIONS

The pre-order price is $2.99 for the first week of on sale, and after that the price will increase to $3.99

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2) Four fates collide in this avian-inspired, epic fantasy retelling of Tristan and Isolde perfect for fans of Sarah J. Maas, Sabaa Tahir, and Leigh Bardugo! Don’t miss #TheRavenandtheDove – available now for only $2.99! #YAlit #fantasybooks  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07XSC7RFQ/

3) If you like fierce heroines, brooding heroes, forbidden romance, and action-packed magical adventures with twists you’ll never see coming, don’t miss #TheRavenandtheDove – available now for only $2.99! #YAlit #fantasybooks  https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07XSC7RFQ/

 

 

author info

 

 

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Kaitlyn Davis, a bestselling author with over a quarter of a million books sold, writes young adult fantasy novels under the name Kaitlyn Davis and contemporary romance novels under the name Kay Marie. Publisher’s Weekly has said, “Davis writes with confidence and poise,” while USA Today has recommended her work as “must-read romance.”

 

To learn more about her contemporary romance novels, visit her Goodreads author page for Kay Marie here: https://www.goodreads.com/Kay_Marie

 

Always blessed with an overactive imagination, Kaitlyn has been writing ever since she picked up her first crayon and is overjoyed to share her work with the world. When she’s not daydreaming, typing stories, or getting lost in fictional worlds, Kaitlyn can be found playing fetch with her puppy, watching a little too much television, or spending time with her family. If you have any questions for her–about her books, about scheduling an event, or just in general–you may contact her at: KaitlynDavisBooks@gmail.com

 

Sign up for Kaitlyn’s newsletter to stay up-to-date with all of her new releases and more! http://bit.ly/AuthorNewsletter

 

AUTHOR LINKS

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/5276341.Kaitlyn_Davis

Website: https://www.kaitlyndavisbooks.com/p/about-me.html

Twitter: https://twitter.com/daviskaitlyn

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

Tumblr: https://kaitlyndavisbooks.tumblr.com/

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

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.es/kdavisbooks/

 

 

giveaway

 

Prize: Win an Amazon.com $15 Gift Card (INT)

Starts: March 10th 2020

Ends: March 24th 2020

 

RAFFLECOPTER LINK

 

 

Follow The Tour:

 

TOUR SCHEDULE

 

March 9th

March 10th

NovelKnight – Guest Post
The.magicalpages – Review + Favourite Quotes
Colby Wilkens – Review
Bibliomedico – Review + Favourite Quotes
Lauren’s Boookshelf – Review + Playlist

March 11th

biblioxytocin – Review + Favourite Quotes
Confessions of a YA Reader – Promotional Post
Ya It’s Lit – Review + Favourite Quotes
Hooked on Bookz – Review
Starlight Reads – Review + Favourite Quotes

March 12th

The Reading Life – Guest Post
Foals, Fiction & Filigree – Review + Favourite Quotes
Chanda Reads – Review
Booked J – Review + Playlist + Favourite Quotes
indelible ink inscribes – Review + Favourite Quotes

March 13th

L.M. Durand – Review
Phannie the ginger bookworm – Review + Favourite Quotes
Book Briefs – Review
The Shelf Life Chronicles – Review + Favourite Quotes
Annej Reads – Review + Favourite Quotes

March 14th

Bookish Looks – Guest Post
A Court of Coffee and Books – Review + Favourite Quotes
Your Words My Ink  – Review + Dream Cast
Morgan Vega – Review + Favourite Quotes
Sometimes Leelynn Reads – Review + Dream Cast + Playlist

March 15th

Kait Plus Books – Interview
Moonlight Rendezvous – Review + Favourite Quotes
Dazzled by Books – Review
The Reading Corner for All – Review + Playlist + 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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