Giveaway – Fever Dream by Preston & Child – 5 Winners – Ends 5/14/10

Fever Dream
by Douglas Preston
and Lincoln Child

isbn 978-0446554961
Pub. date 5/11/10

Publisher’s description: At the old family manse in Louisiana, Special Agent Pendergast is putting to rest long-ignored possessions reminiscent of his wife Helen’s tragic death, only to make a stunning-and dreadful-discovery. Helen had been mauled by an unusually large and vicious lion while they were big game hunting in Africa. But now, Pendergast learns that her rifle-her only protection from the beast-had been deliberately loaded with blanks. Who could have wanted Helen dead…and why?
With Lieutenant Vincent D’Agosta’s assistance, Pendergast embarks on a quest to uncover the mystery of his wife’s murder. It is a journey that sends him deep into her past where he learns much that Helen herself had wished to keep hidden. Helen Pendergast had nursed a secret obsession with the famed naturalist-painter John James Audubon, in particular a long-lost painting of his known as the Black Frame.
As Pendergast probes more deeply into the riddle-the answer to which is revealed in a night of shocking violence, deep in the Louisiana bayou-he finds himself faced with an even greater question: who was the woman he married?

My son is a HUGE Preston & Child fan and was thrilled to volunteer to help me with this review  when he heard that a new Pendergast novel was being published. He devoured the book… stayed up late to read, refused to put it down to play video games or to snack….

So I asked him what I should say about Fever Dream.


I then asked him if there was anything I should add to that one word description.

“Mom, it’s Preston & Child. Of course, it’s amazing. It’s everything I would expect from them. I was not disappointed. It IS amazing.”

So, there you have it… the official opinion of a teenager who is an avid reader and fan of the Preston & Child writing team.

HOW TO CONNECT – You can follow Grand Central Publishing on Twitter and subscribe to the authors’ newsletter.

WHERE TO BUY - Fever Dream is available at a discount on Amazon.

PRIZE ALERTHachette Book Group would like to give Fever Dream to ***5*** of you (ARV $26.99)

Here’s what ya gotta do to enter to win ….

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* Enter my Loving Pets Bella Bowls giveaway (ends 5/13)
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Giveaway ends on May 14, 2010 at 8pm Pacific Time. Giveaway is open for residents of the US & Canada only. Winner will have 48 hours to respond to notification with shipping info and claim prize – if no response, another winner will be chosen . Subject to the official rules. No purchase necessary – void where prohibited by law. Disclaimer/Disclosure: Review product and prize provided by the giveaway sponsor. No monetary compensation received.

559 comments for “Giveaway – Fever Dream by Preston & Child – 5 Winners – Ends 5/14/10

  1. Lily Kwan
    May 14, 2010 at 7:49 pm

    I subscribed to the Preston & Child newsletter.

  2. May 14, 2010 at 8:23 pm

    Sounds like an awesome read! Count me in!

  3. May 14, 2010 at 8:23 pm

    Fan/Like Sweeps4Bloggers on Facebook

  4. May 14, 2010 at 8:24 pm

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  6. May 14, 2010 at 8:24 pm

    added button to my blog

  7. May 14, 2010 at 8:25 pm

    Entered Mrs. Renfro’s Gourmet Salsa giveaway

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    May 14, 2010 at 9:07 pm

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