Guest Author: Maria Hammarblad

 

 
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Maria Hammarblad
 
Genre: Romantic suspense
Publisher: Desert Breeze Publishing
 
ISBN: 978-1-61252-216-6
ASIN: B0098TGWTW
 
Word Count: 77000
 
Cover Artist: Gwen Phifer
 
 
 
Book Description:
 
When Jenny Moore meets Alexei Roshenko, it’s love at first sight. The tall, dark and handsome stranger appears to be the answer to every romantic fantasy any woman ever had. There is however more to him than meets the eye, and a dark and violent past is catching up with him. When Jenny decides to follow him back to Russia, she gets entangled in a web of deceit and secrets beyond her wildest imagination.
 
 
 
Author Bio:

Born in Sweden in the early 1970’s, Maria showed a large interest for books at an early age. Even before she was able to read or write, she made her mom staple papers together into booklets she filled with drawings of suns and planets. She proudly declared them, “The Sun Book.” They were all about the sun. She also claimed, to her mother’s horror, that her being on Earth was a big mistake and that her alien family would come and bring her home at any moment. This never happened, but both the interest in space and the passion for bookmaking stayed with her.
 
As an adult Maria’s creativity got an outlet through playing bass in a number of rock bands, and through writing technical manuals and making web pages for various companies and organizations. She did write drafts for a few novels, but the storytelling muse was mostly satisfied through role playing online on Myspace. It was here, while writing stories together with people from around the globe, she stumbled onto Mike. They started talking out of character, and she moved over to Florida to him late 2008. Today the two are married and live in the Tampa Bay area with three rescue dogs.
 
Besides writing and playing bass, Maria enjoys driving off-road, archery, and Tameshigiri.
 
Upcoming releases
 
Flashback, to be released by Desert Breeze Publishing June 2013
Operation Earth, to be released by Desert Breeze Publishing August 2013
Borealis XII, to be released by Desert Breeze Publishing November 2013
 
Fun Facts
 
Favorite color:              Blue
Favorite food:               Chicken with cashew nuts
Doesn’t eat:                  Mammals
Favorite TV Show:        Star Trek TNG and Leverage
Favorite animal:            Border Collie
Quotes:            “Full Speed Ahead” and “Caffeine is good for you”
 
Find Maria on the web

Website:                       http://www.hammarblad.com
 
Facebook:                     https://www.facebook.com/mariahammarblad
 
Blog:                            http://www.scifiromance.info
 
Twitter:                        @mariahammarblad
 
Goodreads:                  http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/4114780.Maria_Hammarblad
 
Publisher’s website:       http://www.desertbreezepublishing.com