Book Launch Signing w/Marie Lamba

Marie Lamba, local author of  What I Meant & the co-author of the recent collection of stories by the Philadelphia Liars Club Liar, Liar will be celebrating the release of her newest, a YA Fantasy novel called Drawn.

 

FIRST FRIDAY, MARCH 2nd
 
6-9 PM
 

 

Teen artist Michelle De Freccio moves to England in search of a normal life...instead she finds a hot medieval ghost with a sketchy past.

It all begins when a strange guy appears in Michelle's drawings. When she actually meets him at the town's castle, she's unmistakably drawn to him. But something is definitely not right. For starters, he wears medieval garb, talks of ancient murders and tends to disappear each time they kiss. 

Could he possibly be a ghost? Could Michelle be losing her mind? Or has she simply uncovered a love so timeless it's spanned the centuries...

Praise for DRAWN:

“Mysterious and enchanting, DRAWN is a breath of fresh air. If you are looking for a page turner with a unique twist, then look no further.” — TwilightMOMS
 
"A lushly romantic ghost story...captivating and haunting. I didn't want it to end." --Cyn Balog, author of paranormal YA novels Fairy Tale, Sleeplessand Starstruck
 
"...a wonderfully spooky tale of romance and discovery. It's a magical exploration of the unconquerable power of love. Highly recommended!" --Jonathan Maberry, New York Times bestselling author of Rot & Ruin and Dust & Decay

"In DRAWN, Marie Lamba deftly entwines romance and mystery, past and present, into a page-turning adventure. Buy it today and I promise you'll be finished reading far too quickly!" --Joy Nash USA Today bestselling paranormal romance author of The Immortals series, The Grail King and The Unforgiven

 

 

Marie Lamba (www.marielamba.com) is author of the humorous young adult novel What I Meant... (Random House), which is set in Doylestown, and which Publisher's Weekly dubbed "an impressive debut." She's also author of the summery YA novel Over My Head, which is also set in Doylstown, and is about a girl who has either met the love of her life or a player out to break her heart. Marie's newest novel is set in England and is a paranormal YA titled Drawn about a teen artist who falls for a hot medieval ghost with a sketchy past. Her short story "What I Did..." is in the Philadelphia Liars Club anthology Liar Liar (Mendacity Press). In addition to her fiction, Marie has published numerous articles in national magazines, and her essay "The View from the Outside" is in the anthology Call Me Okaasan: Adventures in Multicultural Mothering (Wyatt-MacKenzie Publishing). She lives in Doylestown, PA, is a proud member of the Liars Club, and is an Associate Literary Agent for Jennifer DeChiara Literary Agency in NYC.
Drawn Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780615584775
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Lamba Associates, Inc. - January 8th, 2012

What I Meant... Cover Image
Email or call for price
ISBN: 9780375940910
Availability: Special Order (Subject to Availability)
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - July 24th, 2007

Over My Head Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780615500676
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Lamba Associates, Inc. - June 27th, 2011


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