Book Tour + Giveaway: I Kissed A Dog by Carol Van Atta

I Kissed a Dog by Carol Van Atta (Werewolves of the West, #1)
Genre: Paranormal Romance/Fantasy
Published Date: 10.20.2012
Where to Buy: Amazon, Kindle, B&N, Nook, Kobo


Chloe Carpenter isn't like other women. She can communicate with animals. A gift she unwrapped following one of her frequent dances with death.

   In her otherwise wacky life, she's finally found a semblance of sanity working at the Plum Beach Wildlife Park, where her unique talents can make life or death differences for the animals in her care. That semblance is shattered when a new veterinarian roars into the park in his spiffed up sports car and sets his golden gaze on her. If she had her way, he'd roar right back out.

  Problem: He's her new coworker and he's saved her life twice - in the past twenty-four hours.

  Zane Marshall, Enforcer for the Pacific Pack of purebred werewolves, has a job to do - figure out who or what is mutilating the young men of Plum Beach.

  With orders to find the woman who talks to animals, he accepts a position working alongside the fiery Chloe Carpenter, a female who ignites his interest far more than he ever expected. Remarkably, she's the one elusive female with potential to bring meaning and passion to his empty existence.

  Problem: She despises him.

  Together, they're forced to unravel a mystery of supernatural proportions, a murderous mystery with eternal implications for everyone. In the process, they discover opposites really do attract.

  Major Problem: Zane is pledged to another woman, and she'll do anything to keep him from Chloe.

About the Author

Like most authors, Carol Van Atta is no stranger to the written word. She penned a short novel at age 12. (somewhat frightening illustrations included), and had a creative writing piece published in her high school newspaper (about David Bowie’s Diamond Dogs LP). Yes, she’s an ex-80’s rocker chick.

    She has contributed to several popular inspirational anthologies and devotional books, and lives in the rainy wetlands of Oregon with one terrifying teen (another in college) and a small zoo of animals. She is taking an undetermined hiatus away from inspirational writing to delve into her darker side. It is rumored that this genre-jumping occurred after Carol discovered two suspicious read marks on her neck, and experienced an unquenchable urge to howl at the moon.

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  1. Great giveaway! I'm following from the Follow Friday bloghop, via GFC. My FFs are at Musings on Fantasia and LKHill. Happy Friday! ;D

    1. Thank you :) I followed back :) I just posted my very first F&F too :)

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  3. Great giveaway, everything I've read about this book has me wanting to read it, but I love shifter books :)

    Thank you for the opportunity to win and I followed your blog :)

    Please check out mine:


    1. Thank you, and youre welcome :) I followed you too :)

  4. Looks like a good, fun giveaway. Thanks for the opportunity.
    I am now also following your blog. Feel free to check me out at

    1. You're welcome :) There's going to be one big giveaway on Monday though ;)
      I followed you back :)

  5. Awesome giveaway!!!
    Following you know!
    You should come check out my blog!!

    1. I'm glad you like it :) Thanks for following me, and I followed you back of curse :)
      Have a nice Friday :)

  6. Thank you Maria for hosting a spot on my blog tour and to everyone for commenting. I wish you all luck with the giveaway!