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E-Book GA/Spotlight) (3)-WW-Pennies from Burger Heaven-Marcy McKay-Ends 2/18

Thursday, January 28, 2016

This definitely sounds like a book I want to read! And Marcy MacKay will be giving away 3 e-books World Wide to 3 lucky winners who fill out the Rafflecopter below.

About the book: (from Amazon)

Eleven-year-old Copper Daniels is homeless and alone. She spends her nights sleeping beneath the cemetery’s Warrior Angel statue for protection, and her days battling the mean streets of Remington, Texas, hell-bent on discovering what happened the night her Mama disappeared. While Copper and her rag-tag group of friends find danger at every corner, two horrors are certain: her Mama’s really missing and someone’s after Copper, too.

In the tradition of The Lovely Bones and Room, Pennies from Burger Heaven tells a dark story through the eyes of a child. With wit and wisdom, Copper Daniels will steal your heart, then break it in two.

Product Details

File Size: 1491 KB
Print Length: 294 pages
Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
Publisher: SkipJack Publishing (December 28, 2015)
Publication Date: December 28, 2015
Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
Language: English


*Winner – Writers’ League of Texas: Best Mainstream Novel

*Winner – Frontiers in Writing: Best Mainstream Novel

*Winner – Frontiers in Writing: Best of Show

“Against the gritty backdrop of an inner-city ghetto rises the unforgettable voice of eleven-year-old Copper ‘Penny’ Daniels, offering poignant and heartbreaking insights into the horrors and trials of homeless life on the streets, finding heaven where you least expect it, and help in those you never thought to ask.”
– A.G. Howard, New York Times Bestselling Author of the Splintered Series

“At once disturbing and exhilarating, heartbreaking and heartwarming, Pennies is the story of an undying love between a mother and daughter. It grabs you by the heartstrings from the start and won't let you go, even after you've read the last word."

– Ken Oder, author of The Closing and Old Wounds to the Heart

“Debut novelist McKay infuses Pennies from Burger Heaven with wit, charm and moxie, so much so that the achingly beautifulness of Copper Daniels’ life sneaks up on you. All of this wrapped around a mystery that is fast-paced and rife with tension, with a satisfying series of twists. Can’t wait for the next Burger Heaven novel.”
– Pamela Fagan Hutchins, author of the Katie & Annalise mystery series

“[Pennies from Burger Heaven] gave me shivers on the first page…[Marcy McKay’s] writing is beautiful and emotional, without being sappy.”
– Frontiers in Writing

“Unputdownable.” – Texas Writers’ League Annual Manuscript Contest

Purchase the Book Here

About the Author: (from Amazon)

Marcy McKay knew she wanted to write stories the moment she read about Oompa Loompas in the fourth grade. She's an award-winning short-story author and copywriter, as well as a freelance journalist. Her work has appeared in Writer's Digest, Accent West, Roots & Wings, The Write Practice, Write to Done, and Positive Writer and Jane Friedman.com. Marcy lives in Texas with her husband and two teens, who all still like her...most of the time.

Author's Website

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Amber Ludwig said...

I found it interesting that she was inspired by oompa lompas as a kid lol!! We get a free short story by subscribing!!

Anonymous said...

Thanks for spotlighting Pennies from Burger Heaven here. It was a joy to write and I hope readers enjoy it, too! Marcy McKay

patanne said...

this is a definite have to read...a deep story that will keep readers riveted

Fee Roberts said...

I've never heard of Oompa Loompas. I had to google it! I found out that you get a short story when you sign up for the author's emails.

sallywilsey said...

I found this book is a suspense novel. Also you get a free download of A Cemetery Plot Worth of Love when you sign up for her emails.

Rebecca Smith said...

A free story

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