Blog Tour Kick-Off: Giant Slayers by Jeff Altabef & Ken Altabef!


YA Bound Book Tours is organizing a Blog Tour for: Giant Slayers by Jeff Altabef & Ken Altabef. This tour will run from November 7th to 11th. Check out the tour schedule below.

Giant Slayers
by Jeff Altabef & Ken Altabef
Genre: YA Historical Fiction/Fantasy
Release Date: September 20th 2016

Summary from Goodreads:

The Kingdom or the Girl?

Demons attack him.
Spirits protect him.
A seer foretells his shocking destiny.

In a primitive land filled with magic, witches and giants, a sixteen-year-old musician named David is summoned to chase away the nightmares haunting the King each night. But more than bad dreams trouble the King. Demons torment him, and David will need more than music to break the curse.

Demons are only the first sign of a deeper and darker evil that plagues the countryside. Bent on revenge and an insatiable thirst for power, the Witch of Endor and a giant named Goliath lead an invading force against the kingdom. King Saul’s army is crumbling and only a champion can save them, but who would be fool enough to face the giant?

Princess Michal is frustrated by the constraints of palace life, but David’s arrival makes things infinitely more interesting. She finds herself drawn to him, but the King strictly forbids her from having a romance with a poor musician. Only by defying her father’s wishes and risking her freedom do they have a chance to be together.

Armed with just his sling and his love for Michal, David must prove his worth by defeating Goliath against impossible odds. Worst of all, he must choose between saving the kingdom or being with the girl of his dreams. He can’t do both.

About the Authors

Jeff Altabef lives in New York with his wife, two daughters, and Charlie the dog. He spends time volunteering at the writing center in the local community college. After years of being accused of "telling stories," he thought he would make it official. He writes in both the thriller and young adult genres. Fourteenth Colony, a political thriller, is his debut novel. Jeff has a blog designed to encourage writing by those that like telling stories. You can find his blog, The Accidental Writers Workshop, on The Patch. Jeff also rights a column for The Examiner under the byline - The Accidental Writer.
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As a Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America member, my short fiction has frequently appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. I also had stories in Interzone, Buzzymag, Abyss & Apex, Unsettling Wonder and Ominous Realities. 
ALAANA'S WAY, my 5-part series of epic fantasy novels is published by Cat's Cradle Press. Described as "cutting-edge fantasy from the top of the world" the arctic setting and unique characters will bring something new to even the most jaded fantasy enthusiast. You can preview this work and others at my website

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Blog Tour Schedule – 
November 7th
Desert Rose Reviews  Dream Cast
Pirate Lady Pages   Review
T's Stuff   Excerpt

November 8th
Magic and Machines  Guest Post
The Cubicle Escapee   Spotlight

November 9th
Haddie's Haven  Guest Post
YA Book Divas   Guest Post
Fundimental  Excerpt
Rambling Reviews  Excerpt
The Bookworm Chronicles  Excerpt

November 10th
SolaFide Book Club   Guest Post
Loves Great Reads   Excerpt
Cover2Cover  Excerpt
Kimber Leigh Writes  Excerpt

November 11th
CBY Book Club  Spotlight
The Readdicts    Spotlight


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