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Escaping from the Shadows is going on tour with Rachel's Random Resources, if you wish to participate please contact me on with your name, blog name, preferred post type and availability.

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Escaping from the Shadows by C L Tustin

Genre:  Romance (undertone of threat)

Tour Dates: 10th - 17th February 2021

Publication Date: 10th February 2021

Formats available: Mobi, Epub or PDF and Limited UK Paperbacks

Standalone Novel

Estimated Word Count - 99k

Types of post available: Reviews, Q&As and Extracts

Anastasia Travess is caring, beautiful and talented, but all her life her abusive father has kept her down. Seeking love wherever she can there has only ever been one man she trusts, one man who makes her complete and he rejected her years ago.

Piers Talbot is an enigma, a charming bachelor with only one woman in his heart. But when offered a choice between fixing his estranged family and obtaining his heart’s desire he makes probably the worst decision of his life.

When Anastasia rekindles her past relationship with Piers’ younger brother, the lines between love and loyalty become blurred. Amid danger, betrayal and deception, Anastasia is forced to question everything she thought she knew.

But will Anastasia have the courage to escape from the shadows?

About C L Tustin

C L Tustin was born and raised in the East Midlands but spent her teenage years in Sydney, Australia. She has sung twice at the Sydney Opera House and also appeared singing live on Australian national television. Returning to the UK in 1989 via Singapore and the Middle East the travel bug has never left her and she has explored countries and cities across the world.

C L Tustin began writing at the age of 11 when she didn’t see why James Bond had to be a man and created a spy code named The Cat with 10 planned adventures. Her first published novel “Escaping from the Shadows” is a romance with an undertone of threat set in the social media free world of 1990. She is currently working on editing and completing her second romance “Desert Rose” whilst writing a brand new story “Flower of Death”. Future projects already planned include two Regency romances and a sci-fi thriller.

Whilst raising her son C L Tustin continued to balance writing and work with completing a BSc(Hons) in Science and a MSc(Merit) in Earth Science with the Open University. This was a most rewarding experience despite the long hours and hard work involved.

C L Tustin has worked for two major banks, a tool company, the MOD and the NHS. She has completed 3 Thames Bridges walking challenges for charity, volunteers for Butterfly Conservation and passionately supports rescue dogs. C L Tustin lives currently with her rescued 15 year old Jack Russell Terrier and a diverse collection of books and sci-fi memorabilia.

C L Tustin

Publication Day Premium Package Schedule

Capacity per day as shown. Confirmed blogs will appear here. 

10th February

  1. Tizi’s Book Review

  2. Jazzy Book Reviews

  3. B for bookreview

  4. Tea Party Princess

  5. Dash Fan Book Reviews

  6. Heidi Lynn’s Book Reviews

11th February

  1. Rrr - Recommended Romantic Reads

  2. The Magic Of Wor(l)ds

12th February

  1. Amy's Booket List

  2. Ellesea Loves Reading

  3. Cheryl M-M's Book Blog

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