Amazon Burning & $10 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway {Romance is in the Air Giveaway Hop}
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Amazon Burning & $10 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway {Romance is in the Air Giveaway Hop}

Welcome to the annual Romance is in the Air Giveaway Hop! It's the perfect time to discover some great young adult or clean romance novels and enter to win book-related prizes from the participating blogs. All giveaways will run from now through Valentine's Day. Have fun hopping, reading and winning!

I have the pleasure to introduce to you Amazon Burning, an exceptionally well-written debut Young Adult novel by award-winning author Victoria Griffith. It is an exciting short read with the perfect mix of romance, mystery, and action.

About Amazon Burning

When 22-year-old aspiring journalist Emma Cohen is forced to flee the comforts of her NYU student life, she maneuvers an internship from her father at his newspaper in Rio de Janeiro. There, Emma is immediately swept into a major news story—and a life-threatening situation—when a famous jungle environmentalist, Milton Silva, is mysteriously murdered.

Emma must now enter the Amazon rainforest with her father to investigate, where she is both awed by the enormity and beauty of the Amazon and appalled by its reckless destruction. Not only will Emma have to brave the primal world of the Amazon, she must fight to survive the kidnappers, villains, corrupt activists, and indigenous tribes that lay in wait along the ever-twisting trail of the murder case. Stretched to the brink, it’s up to Emma, her father, and the dreamy news photographer, Jimmy, to unravel the mystery and live to tell the tale.

Purchase your copy of the book at Amazon or Barnes & Noble.

About the Author

Victoria Griffith is the author of the award winning non-fiction picture book The Fabulous Flying Machines of Alberto Santos-Dumont, which won numerous awards, including the prestigious Parents’ Choice. The book was recently translated into Portuguese for the Brazilian market and was also released in audio book version.

Before becoming a full-time author, Victoria spent twenty years as an international journalist, fifteen of those years as foreign correspondent for the UK’s Financial Times. During that time, she had fun writing on a wide range of topics, including Brazil’s Yanomami Indians, architecture, space exploration, the human genome, and the growth of the Internet. She even managed to fit in some children’s book reviews. Her most terrifying assignment was preparing lunch for Julia Child, who praised the Brazilian fish stew but refused to touch the blackberry dessert. Victoria lives in Boston with her husband and three daughters. Learn more about her at

One lucky reader of mine will win a $10 Amazon gift card to get the book for free. The winner can also opt to receive $10 PayPal cash instead. Please enter using the simple Rafflecopter form below. Good luck!

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Disclosure: I received a free book to facilitate my posting. No monetary exchange took place. All views and opinions expressed are my own and may differ from yours.

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