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Tuesday 19 December 2017

☀☄ Monsterland - Michael Okon

Thank you for joining us on the Virtual Book Tour for Monsterland, a Monster Horror by (, WordFire Press, 234 pages).

Don't miss our promotional interview with author Michael Okon.

PREVIEW: Check out the book's synopsis, trailer and the Kindle Cloud Reader Preview below.

Author Michael Okon will be awarding a $50 Amazon/BN gift card, and five Monsterland T-shirts to randomly drawn winners via Rafflecopter during the tour.   Please do take part: comment on our post and follow the tour where you will be able to read other excerpts (☀), interviews (ℚ), reviews (✍) and guest blog posts (✉).

|| Synopsis || Trailer || Teaser: KCR Preview || | Author Q&A || About the Author || Giveaway & Tour Stops ||


Welcome to Monsterland—the scariest place on Earth.

Wyatt Baldwin's senior year is not going well. His parents divorce, then his dad mysteriously dies. He’s not exactly comfortable with his new stepfather, Carter White, either. An ongoing debate with his best friends Melvin and Howard Drucker over which monster is superior has gotten stale. He’d much rather spend his days with beautiful and popular Jade. However, she’s dating the brash high-school quarterback Nolan, and Wyatt thinks he doesn’t stand a chance.

But everything changes when Wyatt and his friends are invited to attend the grand opening of Monsterland, a groundbreaking theme park where guests can interact with vampires in Vampire Village, be chased by werewolves on the River Run, and walk among the dead in Zombieville.

With real werewolves, vampires and zombies as the main attractions, what could possibly go wrong?

Author Q&A

Can you describe your dream home?
"I’m living in it. A gorgeous ranch on the North Shore of Long Island. I’m surrounded by trees. I have a fire pit, a full basement with arcade and gym, and a pool. For the next house, I’d really like an indoor pool."
If we were to come to your house for a meal, what would you give us to eat?
"Delicious hamburgers covered in gooey swiss cheese. Bacon. Sliced rib eye, medium rare. Cut up kielbasa as a snack."
Tell us about the absolute BEST fan letter you have received.
"It wasn’t really a fan letter, but I once got stopped by a Fangirl on the Las Vegas Strip. She was short of breath when she saw me and started to hyperventilate. Said I was her favorite. I swear, I thought Leonardo DiCaprio was around me because I didn’t know a fan would act this way with a writer. But this particular young lady did. She was very nice. I signed her room key, and took a selfie with me.

She then accidentally dropped her room key down the sewer grate and her phone cracked in half without backing it up to the cloud.

Come to think of it, she was calling me Leo, so I don’t know if she knew it was me. She seemed a bit tipsy too. Oh well."
Say your publisher has offered to fly you anywhere in the world to do research on an upcoming book, where would you most likely want to go?
"Las Vegas, Nevada. So I can do research about my books, and mingle with my fan(s) on the Strip."

Who designed the book cover for the book you are touring?
"My brother is my book cover designer. Actually, it was my wife and brother who told the artist what they wanted. It looks great. I’m creative with my writing, definitely not with book covers."

About the Author

Michael Okon is the award-winning and best-selling author & screenwriter formerly known as Michael Phillip Cash.

His originally self-published book Monsterland was picked up in a two-book publishing deal by WordFire Press.

Michael is happily married and writes full-time on the North Shore of Long Island with his two screaming monsters in the background.

Follow Michael Okon:

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Giveaway and Tour Stops

Enter to win a $50 Amazon/BN GC, or one of five large Monsterland T-shirt (US only) – a Rafflecopter giveaway
Remember to comment to win!
a Rafflecopter giveaway

Follow Monsterland's tour at:

Oct 3: Fabulous and Brunette
Oct 5: Sharing Links and Wisdom
Oct 10: Readeropolis
Oct 12: Ramblings of a Coffee Addicted Writer
Oct 17: Danita Minnis
Oct 19: Megan Morgan
Oct 24: Mythical Books
Oct 26: Christine Young
Oct 31: Lampshade Reader
Nov 2: Edgar's Books
Nov 7: Laurie's Paranormal Thoughts and Reviews
Nov 9: Welcome to My World of Dreams
Nov 14: Kit 'N Kabookle
Nov 16: The Reading Addict
Nov 21: T's Stuff
Nov 28: White Sky Project
Nov 30: Deal Sharing Aunt
Dec 5: Kimmi Love
Dec 7: Books Direct
Dec 12: Jazzy Book Reviews
Dec 14: The Avid Reader
Dec 19: BooksChatter
Dec 21: Rainne's Ramblings
Jan 2: Andi's Young Adult Books
Jan 4: Jennifer Macaire, Tell me a Story
Jan 9: La libreria di Beppe
Jan 11: Natural Bri
Jan 16: Queen of All She Reads
Jan 18: Straight From the Library
Jan 23: Long and Short Reviews


Goddess Fish Promotions said...

Thanks for hosting!

Unknown said...

congrats on the tour and thanks for the chance to win :)

Bernie Wallace said...

Who is your favorite author currently writing books? Thanks for the giveaway. I hope that I win. Bernie W BWallace1980(at)hotmail(d0t)com

Victoria Alexander said...

Great post, I enjoyed checking it out. Thanks for sharing :)

Nikolina said...

I really enjoyed reading your interview, thank you!

Rita Wray said...

I enjoyed the post.

Anonymous said...

Fun interviews on this tour!


Bernie Wallace said...

Who is your favorite literary character? Thanks for the giveaway. I hope that I win. Bernie Wallace BWallace1980(at)hotmail(d0t)com