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I asked to all the authors joining the UK GLBTQ Fiction meet in Manchester in July (http://ukglbtfictionmeet.co.uk/2013-event/2013-attendees/spotlight_authors-2/) a personal favor, a special Ebook Giveaway: twice a week I will post 1 book from each author, and among those who will leave a comment, I will draw a winner. Very easy and very fast ;-) I will send a PM to the winner, so remember to not leave anonymous comments!

And the ebook giveaway goes to: evila_elf

Today author is Kay Berrisford: Kay used to be a historian and press officer. Then she realized making stuff up and adding magic and sex was even more exciting than the “day job.” She is author of the m/m fantasy “Greenwood” series – Lord of the Forest, Bound for the Forest, Bound to the Beast, and Locking Horns, and two contemporary paranormals, Catching Kit, and Simon, Sex, and the Solstice Stone.
She lives in Southampton, Hampshire, UK, with her beloved “other half.”
Website: http://kayberrisford.com/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/KayBerrisford

Lord of the Forest (The Greenwood) by Kay Berrisford
Publisher: Loose Id LLC (April 9, 2013)
Amazon Kindle: Lord of the Forest (The Greenwood)

England, 1217. Dark forces are rising. In the Greenwood, foul spirits grow powerful, and greedy barons plunder the lands. Only one man dares fight back--Robin Hood.

Robin's band of brothers is broken. Now a lone warrior, he denies his famous name and laments the friends and lovers he's lost. When the fair folk capture Cal, a beautiful young forester descended from the Greenwood's ancient protectors, Robin rescues him and forges a new alliance.

Despite a sizzling attraction, Robin senses Cal isn't like his old comrades, and he's right. Cal's been raised as a royal spy. He plans to seduce and betray Robin, but can't harm the man he's falling hard for. Mistrust and arguments spill into passionate lovemaking, as Cal learns the meaning of loyalty, fighting beside Robin, the only friend he's ever known. Even the enchanted forest seeks to bind Robin and the returned protector ever tighter.

Their connection will be tested by nature's wildest forces, Robin's past, Cal's lies, and in a baron's darkest dungeon. To survive, Robin and Cal must admit their love and embrace their true destinies. Only then can they save England and each other--and win their happiness ever after.

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( 25 comments — Leave a comment )
Apr. 10th, 2013 10:20 am (UTC)
I've heard good things about this book. I'd like to give it a go :)
Apr. 10th, 2013 12:36 pm (UTC)
Thank you - hope you enjoy if you decide to read :)
Apr. 10th, 2013 10:42 am (UTC)
She lives just down the road from me and is an all round good egg.
Apr. 10th, 2013 12:37 pm (UTC)
*hugs* - aw, you're too lovely :) :) :)
Apr. 10th, 2013 01:05 pm (UTC)
How can I resist a book about Robin Hood? I can't! LOL!

Please count me in for the draw! :)
Apr. 10th, 2013 03:14 pm (UTC)
Yay!! Thanks - glad to see so many Robin Hood fans out there. Hope you enjoy the book :)
Apr. 10th, 2013 02:20 pm (UTC)
Oh wow, a gay Robin Hood:))) I'm in:)
Apr. 10th, 2013 03:14 pm (UTC)
Thanks so much for entering - hope you enjoy :)
Apr. 10th, 2013 02:35 pm (UTC)
This is on my list of ones to buy, so I'm in for this. If I don't win, that's okay, because I'll go buy it. :)
Apr. 10th, 2013 03:14 pm (UTC)
Aw, glad you like the sound of it :) I really hope you enjoy reading the book :) :) :)
Apr. 10th, 2013 03:40 pm (UTC)
This looks awesome, I love retelling of "classic" tales with a gay twist.
Apr. 10th, 2013 04:45 pm (UTC)
Me too - hope you enjoy if you decide to read :) Thanks for commenting :)

Edited at 2013-04-10 04:45 pm (UTC)
Apr. 10th, 2013 04:03 pm (UTC)
Oh, I'd love to have it. :)
Apr. 10th, 2013 04:46 pm (UTC)
Good luck in the draw :) Thanks for dropping by!
Apr. 10th, 2013 05:54 pm (UTC)
Please count me in, this sounds like just my kind of book! Thanks
Apr. 10th, 2013 08:00 pm (UTC)
You're in :) Thanks! Hope you enjoy if you decide to read :)
Apr. 10th, 2013 06:52 pm (UTC)
Love the cover. Count me in please :)
Apr. 10th, 2013 08:01 pm (UTC)
You're in, thanks :) The cover is by the amazing Anne Cain.
Apr. 10th, 2013 07:31 pm (UTC)
Oooooh. Greenwood! Yes, please. I love reading about this book. Now I'd love to read it!
Apr. 10th, 2013 08:02 pm (UTC)
Yay! Thank you so much :) I really hope you enjoy :)
Apr. 11th, 2013 04:40 am (UTC)
Count me in please. Sounds really interesting.
Apr. 11th, 2013 08:01 am (UTC)
You're in - thanks so much for commenting :)
Apr. 11th, 2013 05:00 am (UTC)
ooooooh! That sounds awesome! I love it when my interests collide!
Count me in! :D
Apr. 11th, 2013 08:01 am (UTC)
Yay!! Really hope you enjoy if you decide to read :) Thanks for commening :)
Apr. 11th, 2013 05:02 pm (UTC)
I have the perfect home for this book in Robin Hood country. :)
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