Christina Hollis author, Nas Dean, Weight of The Crown

The Weight of the Crown Blog Tour Starts Here!

This is a very exciting week for me. My latest Modern Romance for Harlequin Mills and Boon, Weight of the Crown, is released in the UK. To celebrate, I’m starting a blog tour on 13th September. Lots of kind hosts have agreed to let me blog on their websites, and I’m really looking forward to it. If you’d like to follow me as I surf the cloud, here’s a list of dates and places:

   The Words Behind the Writer 14th Sep
   Ju Dimello-of Deams & Realities 19th Sep
   Christine Nolfi 28th Sep
   Seven Sassy Sisters 6th Oct
   Totes Bags ‘n’ Blogs 9th Oct
   The Character Depot 10th Oct
   Writing PlayGround 13th Oct
   Minxes of Romance 19th Oct
   Guest Post 20th Oct
   Kylie Griffin 24th Oct
   Sunday Smooch LoveCats 30th Oct
   The Book Bordello 8th Nov
   Totes Bags ‘n’ Blogs 13th Nov
   RomCon 14th Nov
   Romance University 18th Nov
   Romance Book Paradise 21st Nov
   Fresh Fiction 23rd Nov
   Bird’s Eye View 29th Nov
   Author Interview 8th Dec
   Totes Bags ‘n’ Blogs 11th Dec
   Seven Sassy Sisters 14th Dec
   Winner Announcement and Wrap-Up Party! 15th Dec

Those dates and places are correct at the time of posting this blog, but to be absolutely sure you can check an up-to-date listing anytime at The Weight of the Crown blog is masterminded by the incredible Nas Dean of Romance Book Paradise, who has done a wonderful job co-ordinating all the dates for me.

I love writing, and working on Weight of the Crown was a particular joy. It gave me a chance to do something a bit different. By setting Lysander and Alyssa’s story in the fictional country of Rosara, I was able to escape the gloomy English climate by imagining scenes like this…

The rising sun was already staining the Eastern sky with colours of pomegranate and peach. down in the gardens, nightingales still sang. Their music was a grace note for Alyssa’s perfect fantasy, and she relaxed into Lysander’s embrace. No woman had ever felt so adored. As she felt his kisses on her hair and looked out over the ageless scene she allowed herself to imagine being this happy forever…

Copyright Harlequin Mills and Boon Ltd, 2011

I hope you’ll be able to follow me over the course of my blog tour. There will be giveaways and spot prizes
at various sites and if you’ve got the stamina to comment on every single one of my guest blogs, your name will go into the final draw for my special Christmas stocking surprise, announced on 15th December. For further details, and the chance to enter my first competition in the series visit my website,
I’m looking forward to hearing from you!

18 thoughts on “The Weight of the Crown Blog Tour Starts Here!”

  1. I'm so excited to have you at my blog, Christina!!! I am buzzed and waiting to start reading the “The weight of the Crown” which I got today 🙂

    I'll surely try to keep up with your blog tour!

  2. Congratulations, Christina, on your new release! This sounds like a very special and different romance book, being set in a fictional country, and I loved yesterday's interview you did on Marlena Cassidy's blog, The Words Behind the Writer. With Nas Dean coordinating your blog tour, I know this one will be extra special. I'm looking forward to following it and delighted to be one of the stops.

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