Mercedes King - Plantation Nation - Virtual Book Tour


Historical Fiction
Date Published: May 27, 2014


Sixteen year old Emma Cartwright runs away from her family’s South Carolina rice plantation after a slave is beaten to death. Determined to join the fight against slavery, Emma enlists in the Union Army disguised as a young man. Nothing could prepare her for the sacrifices needed—and for falling in love for the first time.    

Virtual Book Tour - July 20 - August 30

July 20- Reading Addiction Blog Tours - Kick Off
July 21- Chosen By You Book Club - Excerpt
July 22- What is That Book About - Guest Post
July 23- Bound 2 Escape - Excerpt
July 24- Getting Your Read On - Review
July 28- Read it Write - Excerpt
July 29- Texas Book Nook - Review
July 30- Laurie's Thoughts and Reviews - Excerpt
July 31- My Reading Addiction - Interview
August 1 - Simplistic Reviews - Excerpt
August 2 - My Devotional Thoughts - Review
August 4 - The Indie Express - Excerpt
August 5 - Andi's Book Reviews - Guest Post
August 6 - Mythical Books - Guest Post
August 7 - Our Wolves Den - Review
August 8 - Steamy Side - Excerpt
August 13 - Pure Jonel - Guest Post
August 15 - Indie Authors You Want to Read - Excerpt
August 16 - Andi's YA Books - Review
August 18 - Books A to Z - Review
August 19 - What's Beyond Forks - Review
August 20 - Busy Mom Book Reviews - Excerpt
August 21 - Kindle Obsessed - Guest Post
August 22 -  A Life Through Books - Interview
August 24 - Stephanie's Book Reviews - Review
August 25 - Queen of All She Reads - Review
August 26 - LibriAmoriMiei - Review
August 27 - Book Babe - Review
August 28 - Dalene's Book Reviews - Review
August 29 - IEqualsAlissa - Review
August 30 - RABT Reviews - Wrap Up

Mercedes King

Mercedes King is an Ohio native and founding member of Sisters in Crime Columbus, Ohio (affectionately dubbed SiCCO). With a degree in Criminology from Capital University and a passion for writing, she crafted O! Jackie, a novel focusing on the private life of Jackie Kennedy. She has also written The Kennedy Chronicles, a series of short stories featuring JFK and Jackie before they were married and before 'Camelot'. Mercedes writes in a variety of genres, including historical and mystery / suspense. In fact, she's working on creating a new genre, 'modern historical'.

Her newest release, Plantation Nation, follows the journey of Emma Cartwright, a 16 year old Southern girl who disguises herself as a young man and joins the Union Army.

Visit her sites, or . Contact her at Mercedes 'at' ojackiebook 'dot' com. You can also connect with her on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.



Twitter: @Mercedes_King_


Instagram: mercedes_king_author

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