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BOOK LAUNCH & Contest & Give-Aways, Oh My!

by | Feb 19, 2018 | Cat Behavior & Care, Dog Training & Care, Fiction | 22 comments


My newest books are now available, SQUEE! (now titled FIGHT OR FLIGHT), as well as the (now titled FIGHT OR FLIGHT) officially release tomorrow in the Amazon’s Kindle World library, but I’m starting the party TODAY.

(now titled FIGHT OR FLIGHT)The winners of the NAME THAT PET contest have been notified, and the new characters are: *drum roll please*

(now titled FIGHT OR FLIGHT)POPOKI for the kitten, and RANGER for the puppy. More prizes will be up for paw-grabs in the next several days, starting NOW. To celebrate the launch of my pet-centric story, CALLED TO PROTECT, I’m giving away copies of two of my nonfiction books, AND a rhinestone paw necklace/earring set.

SCROLL DOWN to enter for your chance to win pet-centric prizes, PURRR-fect for the pet lover! They’re Karma-Kat approved!

book launch contest

To enter, simply click this link and fill out the form and winners will be chosen in a random drawing. Note: the books are Ebooks and so everyone is eligible to enter and win. Unfortunately, I can only ship the jewelry within the United States (so thanks for understanding. Scroll down to enter, below the video.

Also–MORE PRIZES from my author-friends in the Lei Crime Kindle World Ohana, including Amazon Gift Certificates and more! Check out the video, below, and then go to THIS LINK for more details on the fun party and prize give-aways on Tuesday February 20, 2018 from 1:30-8:30 EST. (I will be hosting from 3-3:30 EST in the group!).


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  1. Dash Kitten

    I had to laugh at the answer choices!!! Oh it was so hard MOL!

    Good luck Amy, your books deserve the absolute MOST success ever – after all cats and dogs make the best super heroes (or detectives, or cook, or adventurers!!)

    • Amy Shojai

      *giggle* I agree with you–furry detectives and crime fighters are the BEST!

  2. fashionbeyondforty

    So cool to see the winning names! I have been waiting to find out! Congrats on your book launch! Celebrate and be proud! Such an achievement!

    • Amy Shojai

      Thanks, it’s been an exciting time!

  3. Ruth Epstein

    Congratulations on your book launch. What a wonderful achievement

  4. Sonja Lishchynski

    I DO so love Popoki as a name! glad it won! Congrats on the book launch we wish you much success!

    • Amy Shojai

      Me, too, I was glad Popoki won! Ranger for the pup is a great name, too.

  5. Seville at Nerissa's Life

    You’re havin’ a book launch party? I LOVE a good party and I really, really love books. I love ’em almost as much as I love nip. purrs

    • Amy Shojai

      The party is still going on! So click the links to check out the prizes and threads in the facebook group. *s*

  6. Three Chatty Cats

    Congratulations on your book launch, how very exciting! Wishing you lots of success. I love the winning names as well!

  7. Kamira G.

    Congrats on your book launch! Yeay! I’ll be sharing this post as well. Wish you continued success!

  8. Jodi M. Clock

    From one author to another – congrats. Yes, you did a nice FB live post. I would love to connect with you to talk about the successes and challenges of launches. You have great energy – no doubt it will be a success.

    • Amy Shojai

      Thanks so much. Every launch is different and happy to chat sometime.

  9. Jana Rade

    Congratulations on the launch! Always exciting. Best of luck with it becoming a best-seller.

  10. Beth

    Thanks for letting us know the winning names of the kitten and dog! Both are good choices. Congratulations on the launch!

  11. Kia

    Woo hoo! Congrats on your books. I love the names that were chosen…especially the cat! So unique.

  12. Sweet Purrfections

    I haven’t read this series yet, so I’m excited to add them to my list of must reads! Maybe this will be a nice present for my 62 birthday, which is on Feb. 26.

  13. irenemchugh

    You made me snort! LOL! Those answer choices made my day. Congratulations on another book launch. May your fingers continue to click clack away on your keyboard.

  14. scrappyrat

    The September Day series is my favorite companion animal mystery series, so how did I miss your newest Kiki and Lea series? Well, I won’t miss any more, now that I’ve signed up for all your various updates! 🙂 Keep writing and I will keep reading (and writing, too, since that’s what I do.) 🙂

    • Amy Shojai

      Yay! Glad we connected! And thanks.



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