[COVER REVEAL] Triple Six – Erica Spindler

This post is part of the official cover reveal for Erica Spindler’s Triple Six (to be published in the UK as If You Dare). Below, you will find the author’s links, and information about the Lightkeepers series.

Erica Spindler

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Consumer, Beware: Amazon

Dear Readers,

My Amazon accounts appear to have been hacked, with the email addresses changed. (Which is how I found out – Amazon sent me an email “confirming” the email address change.)

I’ve sent messages to Amazon, but I don’t know if they can get my accounts back to me.

If you see any suspicious activity from “me” on the Internet, let me know which websites. I have no idea if this is widespread. If you have any advice or help to offer, please let me know.

Check your Amazon log-in, and if you’re fine, change your password anyway – just in case.

Wishing you all the best.


Now Available for US Pre-Order

Tara Altebrando: THE LEAVING (paperback): 6th June 2017: Buy (US)
Tara Altebrando: THE POSSIBLE: 6th June 2017: Buy (US)
Marianna Baer: THE INCONCEIVABLE LIFE OF QUINN: 4th April 2017: Buy (US)
Jennifer Lynn Barnes: THE LONG GAME (paperback): 23rd May 2017: Buy (US)
Ilsa J. Bick: THE DICKENS MIRROR (paperback): 1st January 2017: Buy (US)
Megan Crewe: A MORTAL SONG: 13th September 2016: Buy (US)
Alexandra Duncan: BLIGHT: 2nd May 2017: Buy (US)
Claudia Gray: DEFY THE STARS: 4th April 2017: Buy (US)
Amy Plum: DREAMFALL: 2nd May 2017: Buy (US)
Danielle Rollins: BURNING (paperback): 6th June 2017: Buy (US)
Danielle Rollins: BREAKING: 6th June 2017: Buy (US)
Tiffany Schmidt: BREAK ME LIKE A PROMISE (paperback): 16th May 2017: Buy (US)
Amanda Sun: HEIR TO THE SKY (paperback): 25th April 2017: Buy (US)
Rachel Vincent: SPECTACLE: 30th May 2017: Buy (US)
Wendy Walker: ALL IS NOT FORGOTTEN (paperback): 2nd May 2017: Buy (US)
Francesca Zappia: MADE YOU UP (paperback): 2nd May 2017: Buy (US)

4 New Covers (Crewe, Harrison, Khan, Locke)

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16th August 2016 Releases

Happy Release Day to:

Rachel Vincent
The Flame Never Dies (The Stars Never Rise, Book 2)
Random House Delacorte (US & CA: 16th August 2016); Harlequin Mills & Boon (UK: 16th August 2016)
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Nina Kane was born to be an exorcist. And since uncovering the horrifying truth – that the war against demons is far from over – seventeen-year-old Nina and her pregnant younger sister, Mellie, have been on the run, incinerating the remains of the demon horde as they go. In the badlands, Nina, Mellie, and Finn, the fugitive and rogue exorcist who saved her life, find allies in a group of freedom fighters. They also face a new threat: Pandemonia, a city full of demons. But this fresh new hell is the least of Nina’s worries. The well of souls ran dry more than a century ago, drained by the demons secretly living among humans, and without a donor soul, Mellie’s child will die within hours of its birth. Nina isn’t about to let that happen…even if it means she has to make the ultimate sacrifice.

9th August 2016 Releases

Happy Release Day to:

Kelley Armstrong
Betrayals (Cainsville, Book 4)
Random House (US & CA: 9th August 2016)
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When Olivia’s life exploded – after she found out she was not the adopted child of a privileged Chicago family but of a notorious pair of convicted serial killers – she found a refuge in the secluded but oddly welcoming town of Cainsville, Illinois. Working with Gabriel Walsh, a fiendishly successful criminal lawyer with links to the town, she discovered the truth about her parents’ crimes in an investigation that also revealed the darker forces at work in the place that had offered her a haven. As if that wasn’t enough, she also found out that she, Gabriel and her biker boyfriend Ricky were not caught in an ordinary sort of love triangle, but were hereditary actors in an ancient drama in which the elders of Cainsville and the mysterious Huntsmen who opposed them had a huge stake. Now someone is killing street kids in the city, and the police have tied Ricky to the crimes. Setting out with Gabriel’s help to clear Ricky’s name, Olivia once again finds her life at risk. Soon the three are tangled in a web of betrayals that threatens their uneasy equilibrium and is pushing them toward a hard choice: either they fulfil their destinies by trusting each other and staying true to their real bonds, or they succumb to the extraordinary forces trying to win an eternal war by tearing them apart.

Update on Author-Instigated Upvoting/Downvoting of Customer Reviews on Amazon

So since I last blogged about this [see Manipulation of Review Rankings at Amazon (Or, How I Lost Respect for an Author Today)], there’ve been some happenings.

I reported the incident to Amazon with the relevant links. The Amazon Community team is sending my report to the appropriate team:

Today, word on the street says that the author’s post has been removed. But is anything on the Internet really gone? Here’s a screenshot saved on August 2nd. And a reply to my comment when I shared a capture of Amazon’s Anti-Manipulation Policy for Customer Reviews:

Didn’t try to get the 1-star review removed? But did try to get the review “off the spotlight”, so that still counts as manipulation.

Nothing makes you look guiltier than deleting stuff without an announcement. Of course there’s no apology, or retraction of the voting request, because the author doesn’t think she did anything wrong. Fair enough. And this incident may not affect the author’s book sales. We’ll find out in November when her next novel is released.

I do wish the author all the best with her career. Just wished she’d have gone about it without resorting to manipulative tactics – I thought she was better than that.