Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Make a Wish...But Be Careful What You Wish For

BOTTLED is a YA fantasy novel. It will release July 7, 2016 from Clean Reads.


Carol Riggs is an author of YA fiction who lives in the beautiful green state of Oregon, USA. Her debut novel, THE BODY INSTITUTE, released Sept 2015 from Entangled Teen, exploring body image and identity. Her fantasy YA, BOTTLED, will release from Clean Reads on July 7, 2016, and her sci-fi YA, SAFE ZONE, will release from Entangled Teen in October 2016. She enjoys reading, drawing and painting, writing conferences, walking with her husband, and enjoying music and dance of all kinds. You will usually find her in her writing cave, surrounded by her dragon collection and the characters in her head.

Add this book to your Goodreads reading list: BOTTLED

PLUS TO ONE RANDOM PERSON WHO LEAVES A COMMENT - I'm going to give away a signed copy of Carol's book THE BODY INSTITUTE


At seventeen, Adeelah Naji is transformed into a genie and imprisoned in a bottle. For a thousand years, she fulfills the wishes of greedy masters—building their palaces, lining their pockets with gold, and granting them every earthly pleasure. All that sustains her is the hope of finding Karim, the boy she fell in love with as a human. When at last she finds a note from her beloved, she confirms he has access to the elixir of life and that he still searches for her.

But someone else also hunts her. Faruq—the man who plots to use her powers to murder and seize the life forces of others—is just one step behind her. With the help of a kind master named Nathan, Adeelah continues to search for Karim while trying to evade Faruq. To complicate matters, she begins to experience growing fatigue and pain after conjuring, and finds herself struggling against an undeniable attraction to Nathan.

As Faruq closes in, Adeelah must decide just how much she’ll risk to protect Nathan and be with Karim forever. How much power does she really have to change her future, and what is she willing to sacrifice for an eternity of love? If she makes the wrong choice, the deaths of many will be on her hands.

Advanced Praise for BOTTLED:
Bottled has everything you could want in a story: humor, suspense, action, and romance. The twists kept me glued to the pages.”
~Elizabeth Langston, author of I Wish and Whisper Falls
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Carol Riggs said...

Thanks for hosting me and my cover reveal on your blog, Kim! You are awesome!! :)

Kimbra Kasch said...
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Unknown said...

cool stuff mom!

Unknown said...

Looks great!

Unknown said...

I'm excited to read this one!

Me :) said...


Kelly Polark said...

Cool storyline! Congrats, Carol!

Unknown said...

I read The Body Institute and loved it. Bottled looks great, too!

Fatina D Santiago said...

Excited to read this !

Carol Riggs said...

Thanks for your congrats and comments, Jake, Kyle, Kelly, Alicia, and Fatina!

KSJones said...

Awesome story line! Congratulations on your new book!

Aldrea Alien said...

Simply itching to get my hands on this one. Come on July!

Kimbra Kasch said...

Karen Jones: Thanks for stopping by and sharing the celebration with Carol!

Aldrea: We might be able to scratch that itch...just check back on 6.15 to see who the winner is but no matter what, thanks for playing...and commenting.

Jake, Kyle, Kelly and Alicia: Thanks for helping make this post a party!

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