Welcome fellow bibliophiles to our next Virtual Book Tour & Giveaway organized by RABT Book Tours and PR, featuring Eve 2.0 by Winter Lawrence. In addition to myself, there will be other amazing bloggers hosting reviews, book spotlights, and other exclusive content. Shares and comments are always appreciated. Happy reading! 💜
YA Action Adventure Fantasy | Science Fiction | LitRPG
Publisher: Fire & Ice Young Adult Books
Date Published: August 27, 2019
Gwen Nielson is a gamer and she’s damn proud of it. Her mother may be a former beauty queen and her kid sister may participate in every pageant the state of Colorado has to offer, but Gwen is content to stay at home and play on her Xbox. To her, life isn’t about fashion and make-up; it’s about making a difference and keeping a low profile. And while most of the girls at her high school hang out at the local country club vying for the popular boys’ attention, Gwen is cool with having a boyfriend she’s never met. Pete is a fellow online gamer who lives in California. He’s funny and sweet, and his father owns a gaming company, which is an added bonus because Gwen gets to test out new games before they’re released to the public.
When Pete mails a new game for her to beta test, Gwen patiently awaits its arrival, but the package is never delivered. To make matters worse, when she calls to let Pete know, she discovers that he’s at the hospital after succumbing to a mysterious illness. Hours later, an ambulance arrives next door because her neighbor’s youngest son, Ben, suddenly becomes ill too. His parents and doctors aren’t sure why he has slipped into a coma, but when Gwen finds her opened package in Ben’s bedroom, she begins to suspect that the game is responsible for both of the boys’ eerily similar conditions.
Even to Gwen, the idea of a game making people sick sounds absurd, so she decides to test her theory before going to her parents. Unfortunately, her neighbor’s older brother, Ryan, insists on checking out the game with her. That’s when they discover that the disc isn’t a game at all—it’s actually a portal to a high-tech government simulator named Eve 2.0 who’s programmed to trap players until they can complete all of the timed objectives.
With her top-notched gaming skills, Gwen is a formidable opponent, but she quickly begins to realize that playing a game versus living it is a lot harder than she ever imagined. And as the objectives become more difficult and the four kids are forced to work as a team, Gwen concedes that she may not be as good as she needs to be, which just might end up costing her not only her own life, but Pete, Ryan, and Ben’s too.
Virtual Book Tour – August 27 – October 18
August 27 – RABT Book Tours – Kick Off
August 28 – Java John Z’s – Interview
August 30 – Valerie Ullmer – Excerpt
August 31 – The Sexy Nerd Revue – Spotlight
September 2 – Just Books – Excerpt
September 3 – Stephanie’s Book Reviews – Spotlight
September 4 – Beach Bound Books – Spotlight
September 5 – My Reading Addiction – Interview
September 6 – Book Reviews by Virginia Lee – Spotlight
September 8 – Tea Time and Books – Spotlight
September 10 – Jena Baxter Books – Interview
September 11 – T’s Stuff – Spotlight
September 12 – The Bookworm Lodge – Spotlight
September 13 – Silver Dagger Scriptorium – Spotlight
September 14 – Jazzy’s Book Reviews – Review
September 16 – Dina Rae Writes Stuff – Spotlight
September 17 – Alyssa Faye Blog – Interview
September 18 – Momma Says to Read or Not to Read – Spotlight
September 19 – Life With No Plot – Review
September 21 – The Avid Reader – Interview
September 23 – Sylv.net – Spotlight
September 24 – Crossroads Reviews – Spotlight
September 25 – A Life Through Books – Review
September 26 – A Romance Writer Blog – Spotlight*
September 27 – Nana’s Book Reviews – Spotlight
September 28 – Amy’s Blog – Spotlight
September 30 – Book Junkiez – Excerpt
October 1 – Java John Z – Excerpt
*October 2 – Always Love Me Some Books Blog – Spotlight
October 3 – Momma and Her Stories – Review
*October 4 – Chapters Through Life – Spotlight
October 7 – Musings From an Addicted Reader – Spotlight
October 8 – Jessica Belmont – Review
October 9 – Bloodlust and Fairy Dust – Spotlight
October 10 –
October 11 –
October 12 – Smanda’s Book Smack – Review
October 14 – The Sexy Nerd Revue – Spotlight
October 15 – Eileen Troemel – Spotlight
October 16 – Truly Trendy – Review
October 17 – Read and Reviews – Review
October 18 – RABT Reviews – Wrap Up
Voluptuous Book Diva – Spotlight*
About the Author
Winter lives in the moment and loves nothing more than being surrounded by her family, her fur-babies, and a ton of great reads! When she doesn’t have her nose stuck in a book, she’s usually thinking up far away, fantastical worlds or she’s cooking up a storm in the kitchen!
Because of her love for all things literary, Winter pursued a Master of Arts degree in English Literature and Creative Writing. Professionally, she is a manuscript editor and, in her spare time, she enjoys hosting author spotlights, posting book reviews, and teaching creative writing workshops.
In her private time, she is an avid reader of science fiction, fantasy, and paranormal romances, and one day she hopes to inspire young readers in the same way her favorite authors continue to inspire her today.
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