Karen’s Killer Book Bench: Ghosted (My Shattered Soul Saga Book 1) by Kristine Schwartz

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My Shattered Soul Saga Book 1


It was supposed to be the last party of the summer—not of Blaire’s life.

When Blaire Stevens is thrust into an unknown realm, she must relearn everything she thought she knew. With a forgotten past, and no hope of unlocking those stolen memories, will Blaire be able to discover the truth… before it’s too late? Will her emerald-eyed wallflower be able to shield her heart and soul? Or will she be doomed to repeat a past she can’t even remember?

Find out now in GHOSTED, the stunning first novel in the My Shattered Soul Saga.

My Shattered Soul Saga Book 1


It didn’t take long to find what she was looking for and to get to work painting her eyelids with the gray and silver powders. Glancing up at the mirror and into her sapphire blue eyes, she stood frozen. The eyes in the mirror looked darker, which was what she was going for, but they also had a look of terror in them. Her stomach dropped. Her skin flushed. And she suddenly felt hot. Her skin prickled as sweat sat beneath her pores, itching to glisten her skin. Her gut screamed at her that something was wrong.

It only lasted a minute, but it was long enough that she knew something was amiss. Her mind raced back to the last time she had felt the same gut wrenching feeling. It was back when Aunt Melinda was pregnant. She was only eight-months along when Blaire’s gut had clenched and twisted. She spent the entire day telling her parents that something felt weird. That something wasn’t right.

That evening, the call had come in. Turned out, Aunt Melinda had had her baby early. Luckily, everything turned out well. There were some small complications, but the doctors were able to sort it all out in the end. Now, two years later, Melinda was the proud owner of a chaotic, messy toddler.

Blaire took a deep breath, attempting to shake the feeling of dread that weighed heavily on her soul.

Meet Author Kristine Schwartz…

Kristine Schwartz didn’t always know she wanted to be a writer, but what she did know was that she adored books. From a very young age, she would escape her schoolyard bullies by devouring books at an alarming rate, because who could fear a simple bully when you’ve read the perils of an alien race with the hope of using the entire population of the world as their host subjects? A bully can’t really compete with that, can they?

With a love of books fully developed at such a young age, it would only make sense for that love to grow and blossom into something more. And in her early adult years, Kristine once again would find an escape in reading as she faced many complications due to a depression, which seemed to have no end in sight. Using her love of reading, she found a love of reviewing books for indie authors, wanting nothing more than to help those who had made it their purpose to create the works of art she had claimed as her passion.

Of course from there, it didn’t take long for her passion to grow further, and a love of the very words that created a novel became her passion as she began helping authors polish their words into perfection. But something was still missing as she edited many manuscripts to publication perfection, and she’d only discover what that was as she attempted a feat she thought impossible for so long.

Kristine realized her dream as she breathed life into her first novel, which eventually took on a life of its own and became the first book within a five book series. Ghosted, the first book in the My Shattered Soul Saga, is due to be published in 2017 and falls neatly into the Paranormal Fantasy genre. With one book finished, and the next in progress, you can expect many more amazing stories to come.


Links to Kristine’s website, blog, books, etc.

Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/dp/0995212708/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_dp_T1_JfsEzbN68H3N4

Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0745DYHVF/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_dp_T1_mgsEzb6DF1TXA




Books2Read: https://www.books2read.com/Ghosted

Website: http://www.kristineschwartz.com

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ShatteredSoulSaga

Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/KSchwartZ009

E-mail: kristine@kristineschwartz.com


**SPECIAL GIVEAWAY**: On http://www.kristineschwartz.com Kristine will be holding a Pre-Order Giveaway where lucky readers can earn the chance at a signed paperback just for pre-ordering Ghosted! Depending on the number of entries, she will be giving away up to five copies of Ghosted signed paperbacks. Details will be on the main page of her website before Cover Reveal Day August 17, 2017.

Thanks, Kristine, for sharing your book with us!

Don’t miss the chance to read this book!

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9 Responses to Karen’s Killer Book Bench: Ghosted (My Shattered Soul Saga Book 1) by Kristine Schwartz

  1. Now this is an interesting excerpt! Thanks Karen , for the introduction and excerpt. Nice to meet you, Kristine! Sounds like a very good read.

  2. Karen Docter says:

    Good morning, Kristine, and welcome to Karen’s Killer Book Bench. I’ve often wished I had the ability to “see” things to come. Thanks for sharing your new release with us today!

  3. Eileen AW says:

    You left me hanging!! I need to know more!! What happens? What is her gut telling her?

    As you can tell, you have me hooked on this book. Thanks so much for joining us and share your excerpt.

  4. Linda Moffitt says:

    Looks Good. Thanks for sharing it with us.

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