Tuesday, September 05, 2006

Pale Immortal releases today!

Welcome to Tuonela, a sleepy Wisconsin town haunted by events of 100 years ago, when a man who may have been a vampire slaughtered the town's citizens and drank their blood. Now, another murderer is killing the most vulnerable...and draining their bodies of blood.

Evan Stroud lives in darkness. The pale prisoner of a strange disease that prevents him from ever seeing the light of day, he lives in tragic solitude, taunted for being a "vampire." When troubled teenager Graham Stroud appears on Evan's doorstep, claiming to be his long-lost son, Evan's uneasy solitude is shattered.

Having escaped Tuonela's mysterious pull for several years, Rachel
Burton is now back in town, filling in as coroner. Even as she seeks to identify the killer, and uncover the source of the evil that seems to pervade the town, she is drawn to Evan by a power she's helpless to understand or resist....

As Graham is pulled deeper and deeper into Tuonela's depraved, vampire-obsessed underworld, Rachel and Evan team up to save him. But the force they are fighting is both powerful and elusive...and willing to take them to the very mouth of hell.

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This is a book I've been waiting for. To check out more visit the Pale Immortal site. It includes a cool trailer.

Also, visit author Anne Frasier's blog, static. Frasier is the USA Today bestselling author of Hush, Sleep Tight, Play Dead, and Before I Wake, has been recognized with numerous awards including the RITA and Daphne du Maurier for romantic suspense. Publishers Weekly says Frasier "has perfected the art of making a reader's skin crawl." The Minneapolis Star Tribune calls her a "master." She lives in Minneapolis/St. Paul.

What books soon to be released are you excited about?

15 comments:

Susan Flemming said...

Like you, I've been waiting for the release of Anne's book. I only recently heard about her, but after reading the chapters she posted on her Pale Immortal blog, I was hooked.

Jen Holling said...

I hadn't heard of this author, but I am fascinated now and she is on my "to buy" list. What have I been waiting for? Margaret George's Helen of Troy--which I ordered from Amazon this weekend.

anne frasier said...

neinke -- thank you so much for your wonderful post!!!

*big hug*

Minna said...

Pale Immortal of course! I really wouldn't mind if I would get the chance to translate it -in Finnish!

Jeff said...

Great post, Neinke. Welcome to the party. :)

Kelly Parra said...

Great pimpin' Nienke! =D

Janie said...

WOW! I'm buying. Let me go add her to my Amazon list. Great post. Very nice trailer.

Lynn said...

Dean Koontz is releasing a third Odd Thomas book in November. I can't wait!

angie said...

Awesome pimpin'! Love the blog crawl - get to visit some new places like this one!

anne frasier said...

back again!!

swoosh--

Tami said...

Nice blog! I totally agree Angie. It's nice to have an excuse to sit and blog surf! Off on my blog crawl spot. Still have that buzz from Jaye's!

Shesawriter said...

Hey Nienke,

Just doing my pimp rounds! Great to see you.

T

Bailey Stewart said...

Great post. Since I've already read Pale Immortal (wonderful, btw), next on my "can't wait" list is Relentless by Jo Leigh and The Maverick by Rhonda Nelson.

jason evans said...

Go Nienke! Go Nienke!

Mary Louisa said...

Neinke, great pimp work, and wonderful site. I have been anticipating Anne's novel for a while now, and I'm now 2/3 of the way through it...gotta get back to reading...