Nadia Gilkes - Woke Up Dead - Virtual Book Tour

Fiction / Humor
Date Published: August 27, 2019

Hope Allison McKinley died. Or, at least everyone thought she did. When she suddenly wakes up in the middle of her own funeral - to the shock of all her loved ones - that is just the beginning of her problems.


Reawakened, Hope now sees what everyone really thought of her. The casket is cheap, the flowers suck, and she’s wearing an outfit she wouldn’t be caught dead in! It’s her worst nightmare come true and all hell is about to break loose.


In Woke Up Dead, Hope is faced with the enormous task of putting her death behind her and rebuilding her life. Having to overcome being a YouTube sensation and being shunned by her family, she slowly comes to realize that this is going to be a long, difficult, frustrating road.


If you ever wondered what would happen if you Woke Up Dead, let Hope Allison McKinley walk you through the trials and tribulations in a story that will have you dying to read more.

Virtual Book Tour - September 16 - October 4

September 16 - RABT Book Tours - Kick-Off

September 16 - Stephanie's Book Reviews - Spotlight

September 17 - Momma Says to Read or Not to Read - Spotlight

September 18 - Book Lover Blog - Spotlight

September 19 - The Avid Reader - Interview

September 20 - Beach Bound Books - Spotlight

September 21 - Alyssa Faye Blog - Interview

September 22 - Book Reviews by Virginia Lee - Spotlight

September 23 - Caroline Clemmons - Excerpt

September 24 - Nana's Book Reviews - Spotlight

September 25 - Momma and Her Stories - Review

September 26 - A Life Through Books - Review

September 27 - I'm Into Books - Spotlight

September 28 - Truly Trendy - Review

September 29 - Tea Time and Books - Spotlight

September 30 - The Bookworm Lodge - Spotlight

October 1 - Jazzy's Book Reviews - Excerpt

October 2 - Emily the Book Nerd - Review

October 3 - Silver Dagger Scriptorium - Spotlight

October 4 - TMBA Corbett - Excerpt

October 4 - RABT Reviews - Wrap Up

I hate the idea of being kept in a box. I have always had a creative flair and delight in quilting, writing, and occasionally dusting off my flute. Over the past decade, I've served my clients and community as a family law attorney. I genuinely love serving, but being devoted to others can often leave one feeling drained and unfulfilled.

In 2019, a mind shift happened. I decided to unchain myself from my desk and nurture my need to create. I stopped living the life others expected of me and started chasing my dreams. In September of 2019, my first book, Woke Up Dead, will be available for purchase. It is an amusing, tongue-in-cheek novella about a young woman who wakes up at her own funeral, to the shock of those in attendance, and soon finds that getting back to life as normal is nearly impossible.

In my spare time, you can find me traveling, creating, attending concerts, and drinking my sorrows away after the latest Buffalo Bills loss. I also attend as many P!nk experiences as I possibly can. (She does not do concerts ... she creates bucket list experiences ...).

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