The Teen Wytche Saga by Ariella Moon – Blog Tour $25 Giveaway

 

Teen Wytche Saga

The Teen Wytche Saga by Ariella Moon

Think magic will solve your problems?

Bring you love? Cure you? Protect you? Help you find someone who is lost?

Think again.

Magic tests friendships. It hisses, chirps, stinks up the room, backfires, and explodes. Magic forces you to make tough decisions. Shatter limitations. Discover your true self. When you use magic, expect results in the ultimate triple-un—unpredictable, uncontrollable, and so undeniable.

And you thought navigating high school was tough.

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Praise for the Teen Wytche Saga

 

Spell Check Cover AriellaSpell Check

“Ms. Moon has crafted a spellbinding story. I was entranced within the first chapter,”

Tifferz, 5-star Amazon Review

 

“Spellcheck is a delightful teen romance about best friends, magic, and bad decisions.”

Romancewriter, 5-Star Amazon Review

 

A great read that kept me captive, I couldn’t stop reading! Ariella Moon has created a piece of art! I can’t wait for the next book!”

Jennifer Badgett, 5-Star Amazon Review

 

Spell Struck CoverSpell Struck

“A fantastic YA paranormal read, reminiscent of the film “Practical Magic”! Spell Struck combines quirky but fun teen characters dealing with new schools, romance, and family problems, with magic, and more serious topics like suicide and kidnapping.”

Sarah E. Bradley, InD’Tale Magazine

5 Stars, Crowned Heart for Excellence

 

“The Teen Wytche Saga is a gripping series of books that combine otherworldly magick with the everyday struggles of growing up a teenager in America… Unexpected plot twists at every turn of the page grab you and hold on from start to finish.”

Karyn Pickles, 5 Star Amazon Review

 

“I loved Spell Struck even more than I loved Spell Check!”

Freddie, 5-Star Amazon Review

 

Spell Fire CoverSpell Fire

 

This book looked fun and magical from the start … I really want to go back and get the first and second book now and read the series from the beginning. Ariella has made me fall in love with the characters in the middle of the story. I also can not wait for the fourth installment.”

Becca Wilson, 5-Star Amazon Review

 

“Great cast of characters, diverse protagonist, fast-paced action and romance, and a touch of different types of regional magic all tied into a fantastic read. I would highly recommend these to any woman (no matter the age) looking for an uplifting paranormal romance!”

 

Freddie, 5-Star Amazon Review

 

I loved it!!! Absolutely loved it!!!

“Overall a great book and an awesome series… I would definitely recommend this book to all the fantasy and YA lovers and hope that you guys will love it as I did.”

CUTEsatarupa, 5-Star Amazon Review

 

ariellaAuthor Ariella Moon

Ariella Moon is the author of the Teen Wytche Saga, a sweet Young Adult paranormal series. Ariella writes about magic, friendship, high school, secrets, and love in Spell Check, Spell Struck, and Spell Fire from Astraea Press.

Ariella spent her childhood searching for a magical wardrobe that would transport her to Narnia. Extreme math anxiety, and taller students who mistook her for a leaning post, marred her youth. Despite these horrors, she graduated summa cum laude from the University of California at Davis. Ariella is a Reiki Master, author, and shaman. She lives a nearly normal life with her extraordinary daughter, two shamelessly spoiled dogs, and an enormous dragon.

 

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Pieces of advice you would tell the “teen” you

You will never need to use advanced math.
A boy without a moral compass will grow into a man without a moral compass.
Don’t drink coke and eat garlic bread for lunch.
Keep your embarrassingly overly emotional journals. You’ll need them later.
When you multiple nine by any number, the answer will add up to nine. (9×7=63. 6+3=9)

Movie you watch over and over again

Ten Things I Hate About You
Harry Potter and The Sorcerer’s Stone
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Harry Potter and Order of the Phoenix
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Part One)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Part Two)
A Christmas Story

Favorite series

Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling
A Modern Tale of Faerie by Holly Black
The Parasol Protectorate by Gail Carriger
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
The Bartimaeus Trilogy by Jonathon Stroud
The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S Lewis
The Teen Wytche Saga by Ariella Moon
Max Starr novels by Jasmine Haynes
Finishing School Series by Gail Carriger
Magnificent Devices Series by Shelley Adina

Things That Inspire You

My daughter, though I don’t consider her a thing.
Magic
Travel
The elements: earth, fire, air, water
Research
My muse.
Spirit
Reading great books.
Myths
Certain music

Pieces of Advice you have for aspiring writers.

Join a writers’ organization like the Romance Writers of America, the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators, or Sisters in Crime.
Continually learn and improve your craft.
Join a critique group, preferably with people at your writing level or above.
Enter writing contests produced by well-known organizations (see #1). Look for contests that give feedback, and have editors or agents as the final judges.
Always follow submission guidelines and research the publishing house before you submit.
Attend conferences for writers.
Edit out as many adverbs (-ly words) and gerunds (-ing words) as possible.
Use action verbs. For example, “stalked” conveys more meaning than “walked.”
Check sites like Editors & Predators before signing with an agency.
Persevere. What you love to write may not be hot at the moment. Hang on to your manuscript in case the market changes.

Favorite Snacks

Brownies
Almonds
Popcorn
Strawberries and yoghurt
Builder’s Bars

Foods you wish you could eat and never gain a pound

Cheesecake
Chocolate
Brownies
Ice Cream
Cookies

Things that bring a smile to your face

Positive book reviews
Author events
Being a volunteer art docent
Sleep
A movie and popcorn on a rainy day
Meals with friends and family
Reading a great book/discovering a great new author
Perfect weather
A potty-trained puppy (Miss Avalon…)
Typing “The End” (Though this can be bittersweet.)

Words you try not to use

That
Just
Really
Looked
Turned

Words you love

Conquistador (I like the sound of it, but not what it represents)
Migrate (I once heard a teacher tell her students to migrate over to the computers.)
Free
Labyrinth
Leached/leeched (I always have to look them up to see which one is correct.)
Torrent
Smirk
Scurry
Chocolate
Escaped

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