Pump Up Your Book Presents Reconstructing Jackson Virtual Book Publicity TourAuthors on Tour, Featured — By Dorothy Thompson on December 8, 2012 at 1:40 am
Join Holly Bush, author of the historical romance, Reconstructing Jackson, as she tours the blogosphere January 2 – 25 2013 on her first virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book!
Holly Bush was born in western Pennsylvania to two avid readers. There was not a room in her home that did not hold a full bookcase. She worked in the hospitality industry, owning a restaurant for twenty years and recently worked as the sales and marketing director in the hospitality/tourism industry and is credited with building traffic to capacity for a local farm tour, bringing guests from twenty-two states, booked two years out. Holly has been a marketing consultant to start-up businesses and has done public speaking on the subject.
Holly has been writing all of her life and is a voracious reader of a wide variety of fiction and non-fiction, particularly political and historical works. She has written four romance novels, all set in the U.S. West in the mid 1800’s. She frequently attends writing conferences, and has always been a member of a writer’s group.
Holly is a gardener, a news junkie, and was the vice-president of her local library board for years. She loves to spend time near the ocean and is the proud mother of two daughters and the wife of a man more than a few years her junior.
Her latest book is the historical fiction, Reconstructing Jackson.
1867 . . . Southern lawyer and Civil War veteran, Reed Jackson, returns to his family’s plantation in a wheelchair. His father deems him unfit, and deeds the Jackson holdings, including his intended bride, to a younger brother. Angry and bitter, Reed moves west to Fenton, Missouri, home to a cousin with a successful business, intending to start over.
Belle Richards, a dirt poor farm girl aching to learn how to read, cleans, cooks and holds together her family’s meager property. A violent brother and a drunken father plot to marry her off, and gain a new horse in the bargain. But Belle’s got other plans, and risks her life to reach them.
Reed is captivated by Belle from their first meeting, but wheelchair bound, is unable to protect her from violence. Bleak times will challenge Reed and Belle’s courage and dreams as they forge a new beginning from the ashes of war and ignorance.
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Reconstructing Jackson Virtual Book Publicity Tour Schedule
Thursday, January 3
Interview at Blogcritics
Friday, January 4
Book Review at Hanging Off the Wire
Monday, January 7
Guest Blogging at Delphina Reads Too Much
Tuesday, January 8
Guest Blogging at As the Pages Turn
Wednesday, January 9
First Chapter Reveal at As the Pages Turn
Thursday, January 10
Interview at As the Pages Turn
Friday, January 11
Book Review at The Book Connection
Monday, January 14
Book Review at Everyday Is An Adventure
Interview at Literarily Speaking
Tuesday, January 15
Character Interview at Beyond the Books
Wednesday, January 16
Guest Blogging & Book Giveaway at Miki’s Hope
Thursday, January 17
Interview at Books Books the Magical Fruit
Friday, January 18
Guest Blogging at Lori’s Reading Corner
Monday, January 21
Interview at Broowaha
Tuesday, January 22
Guest Blogging at Laurie’s Non-Paranormal Thoughts and Reviews
Interview at Divine Caroline
Wednesday, January 23
Book Review & Interview at Melina’s Book Blog
Interview at Examiner
Thursday, January 24
Book Review at Musings by Maureen
Friday, January 25
Book Review at The Self-Taught Cook
Book Spotlight at Tiffany Talks Books
Saturday, January 26
Interviewed LIVE on Barry Eva’s A Book and a Chat (tune in 11 a.m. eastern)
Holly Bush’s RECONSTRUCTING JACKSON VIRTUAL BOOK PUBLICITY TOUR will officially begin on January 2 and end on January 25, 2013. Please contact Dorothy Thompson at thewriterslife(at)gmail.com if you are interested in hosting and/or reviewing her book. Thank you!