Kristen Day

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I am a southern belle at heart with a crazy streak that desperately tries to escape at every opportunity. I love all things nostalgic, rustic, and quirky. I've been told I see the world through rose-colored glasses, but I prefer to think of them as kaleidoscope glasses - swirling and morphing reality into something I can digest (who hasn't pretended those pasty lima beans were really kiwi strawberry jelly beans?).

I am the author of the DAUGHTERS OF THE SEA series, which includes FORSAKEN, AWAKEN, CHOSEN, HEARKEN, PROVEN (2014).I love all books, but really enjoy writing young adult, paranormal romances. I've loved to write for as long as I can remember. My first published work was my poem RED in second grade (you guessed it - it was a poem
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I write about heroism.  I write about strength and characters who are willing to give up everything for what they believe in.  I write about characters who grow from the ashes of pain and rise above it to make a difference.  But often we don’t feel as if we can do that in our real lives.  I think about the person I was twenty years ago – when I had no other option but to be strong and passiona... Read more of this blog post »
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"Holy cow, what an "ending"! Now I have to wait for Proven! I absolutely loved reading from Olivia's point of view, and Finn's. I am in love with Sebastian, he is funny and adorably cute! I don't want this series to ever end. It's so nice to have f..." Read more of this review »
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" Thank you so much for reading and reviewing Hearken!! It means so much that you liked it!! I hope the rest of the series touches you the same way! "
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“There was no time for chit-chat when there were chocolate chip pancakes to be eaten.”
Kristen Day, Forsaken

“I make you nervous,” he whispered. It wasn’t a question, but a statement. The smirk on his face told me he knew it was true. - Finn (Forsaken)”
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“I'm seriously beginning to worry about you guys," Willow sighed from the arm chair and looked up from her laptop with discord, "Being asked out in the middle of a hurricane is not romantic. It's totally reckless and irresponsible."
"And totally hot," added Carmen.”
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“I can never read all the books I want; I can never be all the people I want and live all the lives I want. I can never train myself in all the skills I want. And why do I want? I want to live and feel all the shades, tones and variations of mental and physical experience possible in my life. And I am horribly limited.”
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“Unfortunately those eyes - his eyes - never fade. They’ve haunted my dreams for years.” - Hannah (Forsaken)”
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“I make you nervous,” he whispered. It wasn’t a question, but a statement. The smirk on his face told me he knew it was true. - Finn (Forsaken)”
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“I don't care if you wear a muu muu or a tutu, you'll still be beautiful."
"That's the sweetest thing anyone's ever said to me," I joked with him. "And you get extra points for making it rhyme.”
Kristen Day, Forsaken

“I'm seriously beginning to worry about you guys," Willow sighed from the arm chair and looked up from her laptop with discord, "Being asked out in the middle of a hurricane is not romantic. It's totally reckless and irresponsible."
"And totally hot," added Carmen.”
Kristen Day, Forsaken

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message 20: by Kristen

Kristen Day Come check out the book trailer for Forsaken on my author page!!!
http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/...


message 19: by Kristen

Kristen Day Guess the Fourth Book in the Daughters of the Sea Series and WIN! Go out to my blog and take your best guess!! http://www.kris10-day.blogspot.com


message 18: by Kristen

Kristen Day Thanks to everyone signed up for the giveaway! Congrats to the winners Chanin Malley and Kamarra Robinson!! I'll be doing another giveaway towards the end of the month, so if you didn't win stay tuned! xoxo


message 17: by Kristen

Kristen Day I'm giving away two signed copies of Forsaken on Goodreads!!! Go enter to win!! It's only available for 3 days so hurry, hurry, hurry!


message 16: by Sara

Sara Kristen wrote: "HURRY! Go check out Girls*Heart*Books Blog for my BIG announcement!! So excited!! http://www.girlsheartbookstours.blogs..."

Love your announcement!!!! I cannot wait!!! Who wouldn't want more:)


message 15: by Kristen

Kristen Day HURRY! Go check out Girls*Heart*Books Blog for my BIG announcement!! So excited!! http://www.girlsheartbookstours.blogs...


message 14: by Eva

Eva Kristen wrote: "Once upon a time there was an author who lived in a big white castle up on a big white mountain top. She wanted to scream out her BIG announcement to world below!! ...but she couldn't. An evil wi..."

You trying to tell us something??? Because it sounds like big news are comin' up!


message 13: by Kristen

Kristen Day Once upon a time there was an author who lived in a big white castle up on a big white mountain top. She wanted to scream out her BIG announcement to world below!! ...but she couldn't. An evil witch named Kristenia demanded she wait a fortnight. If she failed to keep the secret she would be turned into a volkswagon bug! So she settled into her big white castle on the big white mountain top with a big mug of hot white chocolate topped with big white marshmallows and decided to re-read every paranormal romance ever written. The fortnight came and went as she stood at her balcony, lifted her arms, and proclaimed.......! And she lived happily ever after. The End.


message 12: by Kristen

Kristen Day GIVEAWAY!!! GIVEAWAY!!! GIVEAWAY!!
So now that I have your attention - I'm doing a Goodreads To-Read list giveaway!! I'll be giving a free ebook copy of Forsaken to 10 lucky readers on FRIDAY! But to be eligible, you must have Forsaken on your To-Read list! So go add it now if you haven't already! I'll contact the 10 winners this friday, so don't get left out!


message 11: by Sara

Sara New covers!!! I like them, but I really loved your old ones. They were my favorite color and i liked the symbols on them. These are really good, too:)


message 10: by Kristen

Kristen Day There are 2 more spots open for the Chosen R2R in the Lovers of the Paranormal group! Go sign up for a FREE copy!!!


Kristen Day I'm SO excited about my new covers for the Daughters of the Sea series!! I'll be uploading them to Goodreads tonight, but if you'd like to see them now - go to SupaGurl Books blog: my link text


Kristen Day FORSAKEN is .99 cents for 24 hours!!! Get it before it's gone!!


Kristen Day Who's excited?! THIS GIRL! Chosen comes out TOMORROW!! AND Forsaken will be on sale for only .99 cents for 24 hours!! *head explodes due to heightened state of euphoria*


Kristen Day Chosen
Chosen will be released next Tuesday!! I just added the blurb! Check it out!!


Kristen Day Chosen sneak peek now up on my blog! The prologue will be posted for 1 week only! Don't miss it!


Lucinda Dear Kristen,
I would like to thank you so much for being my friend here on GoodReads, which is a fantastic site where one is able to converse with so many likeminded people including readers and writers, authors and book bloggers. I am a huge fan of JK Rowling, Stephanie Meyer's, Lauren Kate and many other authors whom you admire as well as loving YA and fantasy fiction. I hence look forward to many interesting future book discussions with you.
Kind Regards
Lucinda x


Kristen Day AWAKEN blog tour starts this Thursday!! It's the entire month of November and I couldn't be more excited! For blog tour dates, see my blog or go to www.yanovelreader.com!


Kristen Day Awaken is now available for R2R signup through Lovers of the Paranormal Group!! Sign up while there are still spots open!


Kristen Day If you're still thinking about whether or not to read the first two books of the Daughters of the Sea series (Forsaken and Awaken), I've posted the first chapters of each book on my profile! Happy Reading!


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