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Past Lives #1: Rachel by Stephanie Abbott Review

Past Lives #1: Rachel (The Past Lives Series, #1)Past Lives #1: Rachel by Stephanie Abbott

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

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I loved the idea behind the series and was really excited to get to read this book. I can say that the story definitely does not disappoint. The story runs along in two timelines, as all the characters in the present day are reincarnates from 1870 who knew each other back then and were somehow intimately connected. They were all part of a society of “super-humans” who had certain abilities which made them special. Each of the characters seems to have retained their special abilities in the present day. In the beginning, I was feeling a bit overwhelmed by the two roles played by each character, past and present, but it became easier to follow as the story continued.

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Do you have any feelings that you are disturbed by? by Rachel Macready


Do you have any feelings

that you are disturbed by?

What are they?  Why do they disturb you?

If you’d asked that question in my B.C. days – “before crash” – I would have said, nope, that’s why I’m an artist. I embrace all emotions – doubt, angst, fury and fear – and spew them back on canvas in a swirl of color. But then came the car crash and everything changed. In twenty-four hours I learned I’d lived before as Cassandra Masters. I discovered Cassandra had been a telepath and I was, too. And finally, I was reunited with the reincarnates of my four closest companions from 1870. Two, Brannon and Josh, had been Cassandra’s friends. The others, Zach and Hayden, had been Cassandra’s lovers. Much as I love to paint, I’d have to re-do the Sistine Chapel to work all those emotions out.

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Giveaway of Past Lives #1: Rachel (The Past Lives Series) by Stephanie Abbott

Thank you everyone who entered the giveaway! The giveaway is now closed and the winner will be contacted by the author.

I have the most amazing giveaway for you! This book is right up my alley with a mix of fantasy, reincarnation, mystery and mind boggling powers. Does this get you intrigued? Interested? Well then, here’s your chance to win one of THREE ebooks of this amazing book! The giveaway is open till March 15, 2012.

About Past Lives #1: Rachel (The Past Lives Series)

Genre – Science Fiction & Fantasy / Mystery

How many times can you die for love?

A near-fatal car crash unlocks memories from Rachel MacReady’s past life, dredging up secrets taken to the grave. And even as Rachel discovers the hidden power that is her birthright, she finds herself drawn to the reincarnates of two very different men. In that past life, both loved her. One might even have loved her to death…
(First of a 6 book series.)

At the moment of impact, I wasn’t surprised when a life flashed before my eyes. I just expected the life to be my own.

Giveaway of 3 EBOOK copies of Past Lives #1: Rachel (The Past Lives Series) by Stephanie Abbott

As usual, I am keeping this extremely simple! Just follow the instructions below, and enter for a chance to win this amazing book!

How to enter the giveaway:

  1. Your name and email address ensure 1 (one) entry.
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  5. Following this blog by email gives you 5 (five) additional entries.
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  7. Only your name and email are required and ensure you an entry. All others are optional and get you additional entries in the giveaway.
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Giveaway rules:

  1. Only one entry per user.
  2. Giveaway is open internationally.
  3. Entries will be open till March 15, 2012
  4. I will notify the author of the winner, and will pass your email address to her. The author will contact the winner.
  5. It is the responsibility of the author to ensure that you receive your book. If you do not receive your book in 15 days, please let me know.
  6. My decision of the winner will be final, I will use a publicly available random number generator to pick the winner.

About Author Stephanie Abbott

Stephanie Abbott is the face behind the popular pseudonym, S.A. Reid. Well-known for her “real and likeable characters”, she also writes  paranormal fiction (a new series titled Past Lives is currently being penned), fantasy, and sci-fi. Additionally, she also pens cozy mysteries as Emma Jameson.

You can find Stephanie here:

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