Remember my WoW post a few weeks ago with MAID OF SECRETS by Jennifer McGowan? I found out the cover I featured wasn’t the final one. And today I’m excited to bring you the official cover reveal for MAID OF SECRETS by Jennifer McGowan (Simon & Schuster, May 2013). Scroll down to read the synopsis, check out the enticing cover, and enter to win an ARC from the author herself!
Seventeen-year-old Meg Fellowes is a wry, resourceful thief forced to join an elite group of female spies in Queen Elizabeth’s Court. There she must solve a murder, save the Crown, and resist the one thing that will become her greatest freedom–and her deadliest peril.
For Meg and her fellow spies are not alone in their pursuit of the murderer who stalks Windsor Castle.
A young, mysterious Spanish courtier, Count Rafe de Martine, appears at every turn in the dark and scandal-filled corridors of the Queen’s summer palace. And though secrets and danger are Meg’s stock-in-trade, she’s never bargained on falling in love…
Jennifer McGowan was born in Ohio, grew up in Montana, and studied in Paris. She has held numerous writing jobs over the years, but author is by far her favorite. A past RWA Golden Heart Award winner and an unabashed fan of all things Elizabethan, Jenn is delighted to publish her first novel, Maid of Secrets, with Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. She currently lives and writes in Ohio.
And now for the cover! What do you think?? (Click to enlarge)
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And now for the giveaway! Jennifer was kind enough to donate an ARC of her debut (who doesn’t love historical fiction and thieves?!) to one lucky winner! Just fill out the Rafflecopter below. Good luck!