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Oct 4, 2012

Cover Reveal: The Beautiful and the Cursed by Page Morgan


Today, there's a pretty sweet cover that just needs to be seen by your eyes that I have the pleasure of revealing! I love it and it just makes me want to stare at it all day long. Plus, just imagine how gorgeous it would be in real life, right in your hands!? Eep! Oooh, and not only do I have the cover to share with all of you guys, but there's also a pretty awesome giveaway that everyone from anywhere can enter--I mean, as long as you can read! ;) And because I know you're just squirming like cray to see this cover, I won't keep you reading anymore of my nonsense blabbing.


Title: The Beautiful and the Cursed
Author: Page Morgan
Publisher: Delacorte Press/Random House
Release Date: May 14th, 2013

Fans of Cassandra Clare's Mortal Instruments series and Libba Bray's Gemma Doyle trilogy will devour The Beautiful and the Cursed, a wholly original interpretation of gargoyle lore.

It was bizarre and inexplicable, but after it happened no one spoke of it and Ingrid Waverly was forced to leave her life in London behind. She had to trade a world full of fancy dresses and society events for Paris with her mother and younger sister, Gabby.

In Paris there are no grand balls or glittering parties, and, disturbingly, the house her twin brother Grayson found for them isn't a house at all. It's an abbey. A creepy, old abbey with a roof lined in stone gargoyles that one could almost mistake for living, breathing creatures.

And Grayson is missing.

Yet no one seems to be concerned about Grayson's whereabouts save for Luc, a devastatingly handsome servant who has some secrets of his own. There's one secret about the city that he can't keep hidden, though. There's a murderer on the loose. And every day Grayson is missing means that there's less of a chance he's alive.

Ingrid is sure her twin isn't dead--she can feel it deep in her soul--but she knows he's in grave danger, and that it's up to her and Gabby to find him before all hope is lost.

Only the path to him is twisted—and more deadly than she could ever imagine.

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I'm ashamed to say that I haven't read the Mortal Instruments trilogy or the Gemma Doyle series yet but The Beautiful and the Cursed sounds like such an awesome and one of a kind read that I seriously can't wait for it and I mean, look. at. that. cover! I just want it on my shelf for its beauty--no joke!

So, tell me, tell me, tell me! What do you think of this cover? Don't you just want to read it, stat? And fine, you can get on my case for not reading those two other amazing series! ;) Just you know, leave me some comment love!

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Giveaway Rules:

1. Open INTERNATIONALLY.
2. Giveaway ends at midnight October 12, 2012.
3. You may earn extra entries by referring others to this cover reveal and giveaway. They must name you in the Rafflecopter form for you to get credit. You'll receive one extra entry for every person who names you. Thank you for spreading the word!

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More About the Author:

Page Morgan has been intrigued by les grotesques ever since she came across an old, black-and-white photograph of a Notre Dame gargoyle keeping watch over the city of Paris. The gargoyle mythologies she went on to research fed her imagination, and she became inspired to piece together her own story and mythology for these complex stone figures. Page lives in New England with her husband and their three children.

Find Page Morgan Online: Website | Twitter

8 comments:

  1. Love, love love this cover! And gargoyles & handsome servants? You've hooked me.

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  2. THE BEAUTIFUL AND THE CURSED sounds fabulous! Too bad 2013 is so far away. Thank you for the opportunity to win, Momo! :)

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  3. Such a pretty cover!!And a very pretty title, too!

    I like it :)

    Magen Corrie
    ~Corrie the book, crazed girl

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  4. Oh, the cover is gorgeous! I love the overall effects and the little tour in the corner! It looks nice on your blog too. :D *adds book to TBR*

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  5. oh, i need this book. the cover is so amazing
    i loved you blog, it's my first time here.I am from Brazil.

    Kisses for U

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  6. I absolutely love this cover! And it got me at 'gargoyles'. OMG can't wait! And I love The Mortal Instruments so I can't wait to see if I will like this one too! :D

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