Guest Post & Book Giveaway: Protostar by Braxton Cosby

Welcome to Author Braxton Cosby

Braxton A. Cosby is a dreamer with a vision of continuously evolving and maximizing the untapped potential of the human spirit. Braxton received a lot of his inspiration from watching the accomplishments and exploits of his famous uncle, comedic legend Bill Cosby. A physical therapist by background, Braxton received his Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate from the University of Miami. Braxton’s fascination of science grew into an obsession of Sci-fi and on one unassuming Sunday, this self-proclaimed romantic decided to pursue a “calling” to create a new genre of writing; Sci-Fance- mixing science fiction and romance. Braxton lives in Georgia with his wife and two children. He believes that everyone should pursue joy that surpasses understanding and live each day as if it were the last.

10 Things You Might Not Know About Braxton!

1. Yes, the obvious: I am the nephew of famous comedian Bill Cosby. And yes, he is an amazing source of encouragement and inspiration in both my professional and personal life.

2. I have not always wanted to be a writer. I’m actually a physical therapist by trade and the inspiration to write my first novel came in church one unassuming Sunday when I distinctly heard God speak, telling me to write Protostar. It is the first book in a trilogy that will have spin-off books that cover the history of The Star-Crossed Universe.

3. I am happily married with two wonderful little girls.

4. I have an obsession with movies. I love science fiction and fantasy, but a good romance with rich characters is always welcome.

5. I do the majority if my writing between the hours of 10pm and 1am. With my busy schedule, it’s really the only quiet time I get.

6. I graduated from the University of Miami (Florida) with three degrees; bachelors, masters and doctorate.

7. My favorite color is blue.

8. I am a NatGeo and Discovery channel geek. I love the programs that discuss physics and space. I dvr’ed so many shows that I actually have to go back and pause them occasionally when I replay them to so “What in the world did they just say?” in order to understand the concepts.

9. Favorite quote: The more you know, the more you may know too much. Not allowing yourself to be one to learning more.

10. Favorite book of the Bible: Acts.

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The Star-Crossed Saga: Protostar

It Starts With Choice! What would you choose: love or irrefutable duty?
On the brink of Civil War, the Torrian Alliance continues with its mission to obliterate Star-children across the universe in order to suppress an intergalactic evil. Following the recommendations of his Council, King Gregorio Derry has agreed to send his only son on a mission to restore honor to his family. Bounty Hunter Prince William Derry has crossed thousands of light-years to planet Earth, in order to fulfill this age old prophetic practice. The quiet days of Madisonburg, Tennessee are officially over as Sydney Elaine now knows the full meaning of the phrase Be careful what you wish for when she is confronted by this strange visitor. As an unforeseeable event delays his assassination, William decides to study his target more closely and begins to form a connection with Sydney that challenges his inner being. But this conflict is the least of his problems, as a conspiracy back on his home planet Fabricius threatens the lives of those he loves and his father s royal legacy. Along with that, he must unravel a hidden menace here on Earth that seeks to secure a vested interest that threatens both his and Sydney s safety. Will William be able to complete his mission or will he choose love, sacrificing everything he stands for?

Giveaway Details:
1 copy of Protostar
Open to US & Canada
Ends 12/27/11

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