Pimp The Indie – Thomas Amo

March 12, 2013 Author Bio, Excerpt, Pimp the Indie, Promotional Post 1

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Pimp the Indie is a weekly feature here at Have Book Will Read.
 I will be featuring indie authors to help spread the word about them and their books.
Stop by each week to find out more about the authors, read excerpts, enter giveaways and more.

My featured author for today is Thomas Amo.

Thomas’ featured novel, Forever Me, was released in October 2012, and you can currently pick it up for £1.36 /$1.99.

Here’s where you can find it … Amazon UK || Amazon US

About Thomas Amo …

Thomas AmoThomas Amo took up writing after a trip to Disneyland and seeing the Haunted Mansion for the first time. At ten years old the Mansion inspired him to write it own ghost stories. He believed if he wrote good stories, he could buy his mom a nice house. Since the Disney trip he has written three novels and twenty plays for the live theatre. In 1997 he became a full time theatrical producer and lived his dream of owning his very own theatre. In 2000 his first novel, “Silence” was published along with his crazy British comedy, “Bob’s Your Auntie” which was featured onstage in 1998. 2007 he retired from the theatre having produced over sixty productions in the course of ten years. He then returned to his desire to write full time as a novelist. Beginning with book one of the horror trilogy, “An Apple For Zoe.” in October of 2012 he published his first YA novel, “Forever ME”.
He loves to chat with readers, meet other authors and cannot begin the day without coffee and a kiss from his wife!

Twitter || Facebook || Author Website || Goodreads

About Forever Me …

Forever me

~High school is hard enough just being yourself, let alone trying to be someone you’re not~

Hannah Richards isn’t your typical 16 year-old at Wichita Falls High. Fashion, trends, cosmetics and style are unimportant to her. An avid reader, guitar player, and classic movie and television buff, Hannah marches to the beat of her own drum. Visible only to her father, the town sheriff, and her two best friends, Lauren and Haylee, Hannah lives a simple, un-pampered life, as an “Eastie.”

After coming to the aide of Taylor Monroe, a popular member of the “Stilettos” at school, and a series of misunderstandings with her friends, Hannah is forced to re-invent herself. She quickly gets caught up in a life much different than the one she knows, where status, glamour, makeup, appearance and acceptance become her masters. And what of the dark secret that haunts the streets of Wichita Falls?

Can Hannah survive the lies, deceit, jealousy, and rage that are now waiting for her around every corner? Will she succumb to the pressures of popularity? Or will she be crushed under the heels of the “Stilettos”?

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Excerpt …
Wichita Falls High was your typical Texas educational institution. It boasted a fine athletics’ department with a focus on football. The student body was composed of about fifteen hundred students, the majority being mostly Caucasians and Hispanics. While the African American and Asian students were smaller in numbers, they all mixed well with one another. Like most high schools, you could find plenty of, emo, goths, stoners, jocks and cheerleaders. The only segregation that seemed prevalent at Wichita High was the one between the Clubbers and the Easties. Clubbers were the young adults whose families belonged to the country club. These were the students who went out of their way to not interact with the teens who were from, that part of town. Hannah and Lauren were Easties. If you lived east of Chester Street, then you were socially unimportant. To translate into pop culture terms, Easties were Mudbloods.

Want To Win A Copy of Forever Me? …

Thomas Amo has kindly offered a Kindle or Nook  copy of Forever Me to one lucky winner.

To enter make sure you go to the

Rafflecopter entry form

Winner will be picked 24th March. Good luck 🙂

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