This is an awesome book trailer! What did you think? I think it compliments the book perfectly.
DEFY, which was released in January of this year, will be out in paperback next week, on November 25th! Not too many weeks after it’s release, it’s sequel, IGNITE, will be out on December 30th. Here’s a little bit about the series:Defy by Sara B. Larson
Series: Defy #1
Published by Scholastic on January 7th 2014
Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult
A lush and gorgeously written debut, packed with action, intrigue, and a thrilling love triangle.
Alexa Hollen is a fighter. Forced to disguise herself as a boy and serve in the king's army, Alex uses her quick wit and fierce sword-fighting skills to earn a spot on the elite prince's guard. But when a powerful sorcerer sneaks into the palace in the dead of night, even Alex, who is virtually unbeatable, can't prevent him from abducting her, her fellow guard and friend Rylan, and Prince Damian, taking them through the treacherous wilds of the jungle and deep into enemy territory.
The longer Alex is held captive with both Rylan and the prince, the more she realizes that she is not the only one who has been keeping dangerous secrets. And suddenly, after her own secret is revealed, Alex finds herself confronted with two men vying for her heart: the safe and steady Rylan, who has always cared for her, and the dark, intriguing Damian. With hidden foes lurking around every corner, is Alex strong enough to save herself and the kingdom she's sworn to protect?
By: Sara B. Larson
Published by: Scholastic
To Be Released on: December 30th, 2015
Series: Defy #2
Pre-Order it from Amazon | B&N | iTunes
Add it to Goodreads
Murder, abductions, and forbidden romance abound in this thrilling sequel to Sara B. Larson’s acclaimed YA debut, DEFY.
Alexa remains by the newly crowned King Damian’s side as his guard, ever committed to helping him rebuild Antion and reclaim the hope of Antion’s people, despite continuing to harbor a secret love for him. However, when another threat to Damian and his kingdom emerges, and blame is cast on their newly forged allies from Blevon, Alexa knows things are not what they seem. With the fate of her nation hanging in the balance once again, will Alexa be able to protect her king and uncover the true enemy — before it’s too late?
About Sara B. Larson
Sara’s debut YA fantasy novel, DEFY, released in January of 2014 from Scholastic. The sequel will come out in early 2015–stay tuned for announcements about the title, cover, and synopsis! Sara lives in Utah with her husband and three young children. She writes during naptime and the hours when most people are sleeping. Her husband claims she should have a degree in “the art of multitasking.” On occasion you will find her hiding in a bubble bath with a book and some Swedish Fish or some mint chocolate truffles. She is represented by Josh Adams of Adams Literary.
Find Sara via: Her Website | Twitter | Facebook |Instagram | Goodreads
To celebrate the November 25th release of the paperback edition of DEFY , and the upcoming release of IGNITE, the sequel to DEFY, which will be released on 12.30.15. I have 3 shiny paperback copies of DEFY to giveaway to three lucky winners, courtesy of Scholastic. *US residents only.
Don’t miss it! You can check out the trailer reveal via these fabulous sites:
- Bewitched Bookworms
- Good Choice Reading
- Mundie Moms
- Novel Novice
- Reading Teen
- Supernatural Snark
- Two Chicks on Books
Latest posts by Danny (see all)
- INTENSITY by Sherrilyn Kenyon – Excerpt & Giveaway - September 8, 2017
- Locked in Temptation – Q&A withBrenda Jackson & Giveaway - August 4, 2017
- Locked in Temptation by Brenda Jackson – Exclusive Excerpt & Giveaway - July 26, 2017
I LOVE the trailer! I love how it’s got castles and fire and all you want in a fantasy. And it’s awesome how you get her backstory and also a little of what she’ll have to go through just in a few minutes.
LOVE the music as well 🙂
Lovely trailer! 🙂
thank you 🙂
Just in case rafflecopter shows my location outside US, I’m doing a semester abroad and would use my regular US address.
I can’t wait for Ignite to come out. Both my daughter and I devoured Defy, and can’t wait to get our hands on the next book!
Thank you so much for helping reveal the DEFY trailer! I love it so much! And I hope you enjoy IGNITE when it comes out next month!! XO
It was stunning. Simply stunning.
Michelle Willms recently posted..The Invisible Scars of PTSD – 1st #NoMoreShame November #NMSN14
I love the trailer. It seemed like a real movie or TV show.
Exciting! Great music choice for the trailer!!
These books sound like awesome reads and I’m excited about reading them soon.
I liked the trailer as well.
Sounds great! It’s going on my book wishlist!
I love the trailer, it was so cool. Now I can’t wait to read the book. Thanks for having the giveaway.
I read (and liked, but didn’t LOVE) Defy, so I wasn’t sure if I wanted to read Ignite. After the book trailer, I am convinced I should give it a chance!
I’m not sure how I feel about the cinematography, but I love the voiceover. The overall feel fits the book well.
I’m lucky to have an eARC of Ignite via Edelweiss. I can’t wait to start reading it!
Dana @ The Nerdy Journalist recently posted..Multimedia Monday | Video Games and Virtual Realities
Great trailer – entices the viewer to get the book ASAP – Looking forward to it.
Maggie K recently posted..Off The Shelf: Ticker by Lisa Mantchev
I love a well-done book trailer. This one had some beautiful imagery. I’m moving this book up my to-read list.
What an awesome website!! Thanks for the giveaway!!!