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UK GLBTQ Meet Ebook Giveaway: Mara Ismine - Jobless in January, Johnny Smith

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: whitestar

Today author is Mara Ismine: MARA ISMINE has been writing m/m romance exclusively for a few years now, after many years writing mainly fantasy and sci-fi with a romantic bias, and has had several titles published electronically by Torquere Press. In 2011 she was first published in print as part of an anthology of slashed fairytales from Less Than Three Press; swiftly followed by stories in the 2011 UK Meet anthologies British Flash and Tea & Crumpet.
She lives in Suffolk with her husband, sons and two dogs.

Jobless in January: Johnny Smith by Mara Ismine
Paperback: 316 pages
Publisher: Torquere Press (February 27, 2013)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1610404467
ISBN-13: 978-1610404464
Amazon: Jobless in January: Johnny Smith
Amazon Kindle: Jobless in January: Johnny Smith

Johnny has spent thirty-two years trying to do what's expected of him. When he finds himself divorced, overweight, living with his parents again, and losing the job he's had since leaving school, it's the wake-up call he needs to start taking charge of his life. It's time to do what he wants -- if only he can figure out just what that is. Choosing to go looking for his brother Joey, who he hasn't seen or spoken to for eight years, he follows a postmark on a Christmas card to the seaside town of Anwell-by-Sea. Joey isn't that difficult to find and comes complete with boyfriend Dave, Dave's Uncle Ed, and a rather large and very bad tempered arsehole called Charlie. Johnny is happy to find Joey and enjoys meeting Dave and Uncle Ed; but he's pretty glad to see the back of Charlie. Despite Charlie being an unpleasant git, Johnny can't wait to get back to Anwell-by-Sea with his kids for an Easter break, and maybe he can make some progress on his to-do list by then, too.

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