Giveaway: Against All Odds

7 Mar

I will be giving away a copy of John Milton Langdon’s historical coming-of-age novel, Against All Odds.  Leave a comment on this post to enter to win.  The winner will be chosen by Random Number Generator.    Giveaway will run through March  18 when I will post my review.  Good Luck!

Step back in time – it’s the Victorian era, when Great Britain is at the forefront of industrial development.  Based loosely on fact, author John Milton Langdon weaves a tale of romance and adventure on the high seas. Against All Odds describes the early years of an average man.  Although he is born into humble circumstances, he shows how a combination of perserverance and intelligence, aided by a little good fortune, can help any child overcome the disadvantages of lowly birth status and a poor education.  If you long for a sense of wonderment in life, read this first volume of a set of four and discover how Jason Smiley Stewart transforms from callow village boy to a ship’s officer in Volume 1 of Jason Smiley Stewart – My Life Story.

9 Responses to “Giveaway: Against All Odds”

  1. Sharon Henning March 11, 2011 at 7:45 pm #

    Good reviews! Thanks for visiting. Am now following back.

  2. Carrie, Reading to Know March 12, 2011 at 11:43 am #

    Discovering your blog. =)

    I’d love to be entered in your giveaway. This sounds like it could be a very fun and intriguing sort of book.

    readingtoknow (at) gmail (dot) com

    • rbclibrary March 12, 2011 at 11:56 am #

      You are entered!

  3. Wendy Williams March 17, 2011 at 7:55 pm #

    I hope I win.

  4. Amy March 17, 2011 at 11:19 pm #

    Sounds like a great book. Enter my Lucky Leprechaun post at BackseatWriter.com!

    Amy // artsyrockerchick at aim dot com

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