Tuesday, February 24, 2015

One Week Blog Tour for Before Time - The Time Trilogy #1 by Xunaira J. from February 23 - March 3, 2015

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Before Time - The Time Series # 1
by Xunaira J.

Audience:,- Genre: Tragic Romance - Formats: E-book and Paperback - Publisher: Xunaira J. -Editor: Michelle Browne - Date of Published: 20th November 2014


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His eyes told her what his tongue could not.

Nineteen-year-old Onaiza Shahid is a loner and a dreamer, bookish and socially isolated. A chance ramble into chatting software changes everything. The words of a stranger compel her. Addicted and falling fast, their secret love changes her life. But will the idealistic teenager get her happily ever after?
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Impassioned: I don’t have the strength to stay away from you anymore.
ME: Then don’t!
Impassioned:  How different a feeling it is to stay on the main stream and then say it here.
ME: Of course. On the main stream, I just thought it was chatter without any meaning.
Impassioned: It was never mere chat, and still isn’t. Only you understood it now.
I smiled.
ME: Yes, I guess so.
Impassioned: Onaiza!
ME: Yes?
Impassioned: Asher!
Oh!! He was finally telling me his name. Wow! Just wow!
ME: Nice to meet your, Asher :)


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playlist
· Richard Marx – Right Here Waiting For You
· Back Street Boys – Incomplete
· Enrique Iglesias – Somebody’s Me
· Miley Cyrus – Wrecking Ball
· Lionel Richie – Hello
· Unbreak My Heart
· Bleeding Love
· No Mercy – Where do you go
· Evanescence – My Immortal
· Lady Antebellum – Can’t take my eyes off you
· Enrique Iglesias – Addicted
· Maroon 5 – One More Night
· Micheal Learns to Rock – Breaking my heart
· Micheal Learns to Rock – Take me to your heart
 
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about the author
imageAs a thirteen year old teenager, Xunaira J. aspired to be an author someday. From short stories to novellas, she has written them all but as an adult now, she has published two short stories and is now aiming to publish her first Novel, Before Time, scheduled for November release. Xunaira resides in Islamabad, Pakistan and enjoys a hot cup of cappuccino, a good romance novel and her favorite music from the 80's. Apart from that, when she's not working on her current literary project, she loves developing mobile applications and studies as a software engineer. 



Author Interview

  

What would you have done differently if you were the main character of your book?



I would’ve tried to reshape the life of my protagonist.



What was your inspiration behind this book? 



There are many love stories where the male protagonist meets the female protagonist and love happens but we have never read about on-line relationships, chat-room friendships where two strangers meet and fall in love. I want to write about one such story that is unique in it’s own way. That’s how came up with Before Time.



Why did you become a writer?



Well, writing was always my passion since grade school. I usually participated in essay writing competitions at school and later on, when I entered university my teachers motivated me into writing a story. Since then, my pen just flows over the paper with my stories.



Do you have a favorite author or authors?



I have numerous favorite authors but my favorite ones are Judith McNaught, Julie Garwood, Jude Deveraux, Allie Gail and Stephanie Meyer.



Do you like to write your books in a continuing series? 



Yes, I always prefer writing series as it gives me a chance to keep my characters alive for a little longer. 



What kinds of books do you like to read in your spare time?



I’m a typical Romanceaholic so I prefer romantic stories. I spent my free time mainly on Wattpad, reading stories of unpublished aspiring authors.



As a reader and writer I think it is important to get to know your fans and make a connection with them as an author who takes the extra step to hear what their fans think and want in their continued writing is continued success and key to selling more books .Do you agree with that?



I agree. I prefer listening to my reader’s opinions and comments on my stories. 



Do you cry when writing sad scenes?



Emotions are an author’s strongest weapon and it happens that sometimes when you are well into your story, tears do come. I cry a lot when I read sad scene so definitely whenever I write sad scenes, I do cry sometimes.



Did you have a Cover Designer?



Yeah, I have a cover Designer.



Who is your fictional boyfriend or girlfriend crush? 



Mathew Farrell from Paradise by Judith McNaught



If you were able to dine and have a one on one with your favorite writer/author who would it be?



Judith McNaught



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Tour Schedule – One Week Blog Tour for Before Time – The Time Trilogy #1 by Xunaira J. from February 23 – March 3, 2015
February 23
Book Reviews by Xunaira J. - Promo, Playlist, & Book Soundtrack
http://thesaucryreviewer.wordpress.com/
Daily Pinner - Promo
http://dailypinner.eraniapinnera.com
What Shall We Blog About Today? - Promo, Book Soundtrack, & Playlist
http://kenowinsky.blogspot.com


February 24
Tammy's Tea Time - Review
http://tammysteatime.blogspot.com
Angels with Attitude Book Reviews - Promo, Author Interview, Book Soundtrack, & Playlist
http://angelswithattitudebookreviews-joelle.blogspot.com
Eclipse Reviews - Promo, Author Interview, Playlist, & Book Soundtrack
http://eclipsereviews.weebly.com

February 25
Hooked On Books Forever - Promo & Review
http://hookedonbooksforever.blogspot.co.uk
The Avid Reader - Promo,Author Interview,Book Soundtrack, & Playlist
http://the-avidreader.blogspot.com


February 26
Deal Sharing Aunt - Promo
www.dealsharingaunt.blogspot.com
Melissa m Wolff - Promo & Author Interview
www.melissamwolff.com


February 27
Fictional Rendezvous Book Blog - Promo
http://fictionalrendezvousbookblog.blogspot.com/
Booky Ramblings of a Neurotic Mom – Promo
http://bookyramblingsofaneuroticmom.blogspot.co.uk/


March 2
Reading by the Book - Promo
http://www.readingbythebook.com
Indy Book Fairy - Promo & Book Soundtrack
http://paranormalbookfairy.blogspot.com/
Books Books Books - Promo
http://www.booksbooksbooksblog.com
Book Groupies - Promo
http://bookgroupies2.blogspot.com/
March 3
Rustys Reading - Promo
http://www.rustysreading.blogspot.com
United Indie Book Blog - Promo
http://unitedindiebookblog.blogspot.com/
Portals to New Worlds - Promo, Author Interview, Playlist, & Book Soundtrack
http://authorkarenswart.blogspot.com




2 comments:

Xunaira J said...

Thanks for hosting me on your blog

Joelle Rider said...

Your Welcome !