Friday, February 10, 2017

Book Blitz and Giveaway: Starfall by Melissa Landers

Hi everyone! Today I'm sharing a recent publication and a very special sale! Starfall, sequel to the amazing novel Starflight, is now available! And what's even better is that Starflight is currently only $0.99. You do not want to miss these books, believe me!


First, a note from Melissa Landers:

I’m author Melissa Landers, and I’m so excited to launch STARFALL, the second and final book in my Starflight duology! This story picks up shortly after the first book ends, but now Cassia and Kane are the main characters, with Doran, Solara, and the rest of the Banshee crew pitching in to help take down an intergalactic mafia. (You know, just an ordinary day in space.) And while saying goodbye to characters is never easy, I think I gave the crew a proper sendoff with plenty of humor, heart, and action. I hope you love STARFALL as much as I do!

Haven’t read the first book? You’re in luck, because for a limited time, Starflight is on sale for 99 cents in all e-formats. Now you can binge read the entire duology in one sitting! 


About Starfall:


Starfall by Melissa Landers
Book Two of the Starflight series
Publisher: Disney-Hyperion
Publication Date: February 7, 2017

Official Summary:

When Princess Cassia Rose fled her home world of Eturia to escape an arranged marriage, she had no idea her sudden departure would spark a war. Now after two years hiding as a ship hand, she is finally returning to her beloved home, but not in the way she imagined. Shackled by bounty hunters, she is violently dragged back to account for her crimes. Her only solace is that the Banshee crew managed to evade capture, including Kane Arric, her best friend...with occasional benefits.

Meanwhile, Kane and the rest of the crew of the Banshee plan a desperate rescue mission. But when they arrive on Eturia, Cassia isn't exactly in need of heroics—she's claimed her birthright as Eturia's queen, but has inherited a war-torn planet simmering with rebellion. Cassia must make alliances, and Kane, the bastard son of a merchant, isn't a choice that will earn her any friends. Kane knows he will never find someone to replace Cassia—and is certain she returns his feelings—but how can he throw away his own promising future waiting on a queen?

When the outer realm is threatened by the dangerous Zhang mafia, Cassia, Kane and the rest of the Banshee crew uncover a horrifying conspiracy that endangers the entire universe. In the face of unspeakable evil, Cassia must confront her own family's complicated legacy on Eturia and decide once and for all who her real family is.



Book one, Starflight, is $0.99!



My review of Starflight | Starflight Swoon Thursday


Praise for Starflight:

“Smart, action-packed and utterly addictive!” –New York Times bestselling author Amie Kaufman

Starflight has the cinematic appeal, warp-speed action and unlikely heroes of Star Wars.” –Justine Magazine

“A lively tale of romance, space pirates, conspiracy, and made (as opposed to genetic) families.” –Booklist

“A great choice for fans of raw sci-fi action, reminiscent of the lawlessness presented in the television series Firefly.” –School Library Journal


About the Author:


Melissa Landers is a former teacher who left the classroom to pursue other worlds. A proud sci-fi geek, she isn’t afraid to wear her Princess Leia costume in public—just ask her husband and three kids. She lives outside Cincinnati in the small town of Loveland, “Sweetheart of Ohio.” For more information or just to say hello, visit www.melissa-landers.com.

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14 comments:

  1. A sci-fi space adventure duology sounds so nice. Snagged book one on the sale price. :)

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  2. So excited about the next book in the series! I love that she made the first one $.99 so I could own a copy instead of using the library!
    @TeacherofYA

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    1. The publisher did the sale, actually! I hope you like Starflight and Starfall, Stephanie. =)

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  3. I've heard a lot of people gush about this book so I definitely plan to check it out. Thanks for putting it back on my radar!

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    1. Starflight is VERY gush-worthy! I'm waiting on my preorder of Starfall to arrive so I can read (and hopefully gush about) that one as well.

      You're very welcome, Keertana! <3

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  4. Sci-fi duology? A princess? Intergalactic mafia?! Hell yes I am here for it! Just bought the first book in the Kindle deal, can't wait to read it. Something tells me that Starflight and Starfall are going to be total winners for me.

    Thanks for sharing, Alyssa!

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    1. Danya, I am 100% sure you would enjoy these books! They are companion books so you don't have to read them in order, though I definitely recommend reading Starflight first.

      You're welcome and thank YOU, Danya!

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  5. I haven't read the first book yet I need to bump it up on my TBR list! This series looks great!

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    1. You totally should, Kristyn! Starflight is one of my favorite YA novels. ;)

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  6. I reallly need to read Starflight! I think I'll pick it up considering it is only $1! Thanks for the giveaway opportunity Alyssa!

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    1. You should! Hopefully you took advantage of the sale, Genni. ;)

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  7. I really need to start this series very soon. It sounds like a lot of fun and I have the first book sitting here ready to go.

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    1. Starflight is SO good, Carole! I hope you love it!

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