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Awesome book trailer alert

My awesome friend anywherebeyond has made an amazing book trailer for my equally awesome friend and critique partner deva_fagan. I am surrounded by so much awesome-ness I feel quite humbled. So I will stop talking and suggest you watch the trailer for yourself:

Fortune's Folly Book Trailer


If you want to get to read FORTUNE'S FOLLY a little earlier than the rest of us, head on over to Deva's journal where you can win an advance copy!

And I believe Saundra (anywherebeyond) is going to be doing a giveaway of her fabulously spooky book SHADOWED SUMMER very soon, so keep an eye on her blog, too! 'Cause we all like ghosts around here, right?

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mandyhubbard
Jan. 19th, 2009 05:56 pm (UTC)
Wow!! I am so impressed! It's gorgeous. Go Saundra!!!
robinellen
Jan. 19th, 2009 06:12 pm (UTC)
You're a good friend to help promote these -- I'm not entering any contests right now because I'm hoping to get many of these books at ALA (and it doesn't seem fair to go after them until I know what I can and cannot get)...but it's exciting!
megancrewe
Jan. 20th, 2009 03:30 am (UTC)
I am envious of you getting ARCs at ALA--hope you find lots you want! :)
deva_fagan
Jan. 19th, 2009 06:17 pm (UTC)
Thanks for promoting the trailer and the contest both! I really appreciate it.

And I am still amazed at what Saundra is capable of...
sbennettwealer
Jan. 19th, 2009 06:59 pm (UTC)
I'm amazed, too!! (And looking ahead to whenever I might be wanting to create a book trailer.) If you don't mind my asking, did you/she do a custom shoot for this? Where did the video footage come from? I ask because I know (from my day job) that creating even short videos can be costly. Would love more details on how Saundra did this!!
deva_fagan
Jan. 19th, 2009 07:07 pm (UTC)
That's one of the coolest things: it's actually all video and music that she found available for use under a Creative Commons license. She found it, edited it and put it together with the text and everything. The details are in the notes on the video if you are interested. Glad you like it!
anywherebeyond
Jan. 19th, 2009 07:11 pm (UTC)
Creative Commons, Copyleft and Open Source, my friend. The renegade digital spirit is alive and well on the Internet!
juliakarr
Jan. 19th, 2009 07:57 pm (UTC)
What a great trailer & the book sounds so awesome! I hope i win it! :^D
jenniferjabaley
Jan. 19th, 2009 11:25 pm (UTC)
OMG I love this trailer. so great.
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My Books


Earth & Sky
(Earth & Sky #1, science fiction YA)
Skyscape/Razorbill Canada, 2014


The Clouded Sky
(Earth & Sky #2, science fiction YA)
Skyscape/Razorbill Canada, 2015


A Sky Unbroken
(Earth & Sky #3, science fiction YA)
Skyscape/Razorbill Canada, 2015


The Way We Fall
(Fallen World #1, apocalyptic YA)
Disney-Hyperion, 2012


The Lives We Lost
(Fallen World #2, apocalyptic YA)
Disney-Hyperion, 2013


The Worlds We Make
(Fallen World #3, apocalyptic YA)
Disney-Hyperion, 2014


Those Who Lived: Fallen World Stories
(Fallen World #3.5, apocalyptic YA)
self pubbed, 2014


Give Up the Ghost
(paranormal YA)
Henry Holt, 2009

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