Blog Tour And Book Review Of “OTHEREARTH” By Jason Segel And Kirsten Miller @DelacortePress @RockstarBKTours

 

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About the Book:

Title: OTHEREARTH (Last Reality #2)

Author: Jason Segel, & Kirsten Miller

Pub. Date: October 30, 2018

Publisher: Delacorte Press

Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, audiobook

Pages: 320

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Return to the series BuzzFeed compared to Ready Player One in the second book in a new fast-paced trilogy from New York Times bestselling authors Jason Segel and Kirsten Miller that’s perfect for fans of HBO’s Westworld


Simon would have done anything to save his best friend after a mysterious accident almost killed her–including follow her into a virtual world. And what he and Kat discovered there was more terrifying than they could have ever imagined. Unwitting hospital patients are being forced to test a device that lets VR be experienced with all five senses. The technology is so advanced that it’s deadly.


Now the world’s biggest tech corporation is hunting Simon and Kat while war rages in Otherworld, the virtual world it created. Determined to destroy the Company, Simon and Kat must join forces with a hacker, a gangster, and a digital entity. But as they battle to save two worlds, they uncover an all-new threat to our world: the Company’s latest creation, an augmented-reality game called OtherEarth. Not only does OtherEarth kill, it has the power to erase the line between what’s real and what’s fantasy.

 

MY REVIEW- I am going to keep this super simple, because it is a sequel, and I do not want to spoil anything for those of you who have not read the first book. 

Second books can either be really great, or really terrible, and I think this one falls in the really great category. I loved that this book was just as fast paced and fun as the first one. I think Segel and Miller make an outstanding writing duo. I loved the world building, the character development, and the fun twists and turns of OVEREARTH. I thought OTHERWORLD, was good, this book was better. I hope that you guys will read this series. It was a lot of fun, and a fun, fresh voice to the YA genre. Well written, and very creative.

 


Praise for Otherworld 

A New York Times Bestseller


“A potent commentary on how much we’re willing to give up to the lure of technology.”–EW.com


“A fantastic journey from start to finish.” –Hypable.com


“An engaging VR cautionary tale.” —AV Club


Full of high stakes, thrillers, and fantastic twists and turns, fans of Ready Player One are sure to love this addictive read.” —BuzzFeed

 

About Book 1:

 

Title: OTHERWORLD (Last Reality #1)

Author: Jason Segel & Kirsten Miller

Pub. Date: November 7, 2017

Publisher: Delacorte Press

Pages: 368

Formats: Hardcover, eBook, Audiobook

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The company says Otherworld is amazing—like nothing you’ve ever seen

before. They say it’s addictive—that you’ll want to stay forever. They promise Otherworld will make all your dreams come true.


Simon thought Otherworld was a game. Turns out he knew nothing. Otherworld is the next phase of reality. It’s everything you’ve ever wanted.


And it’s about to change humanity forever.

Welcome to the Otherworld. No one could have seen it coming.

About Jason: 

New York Times bestselling author Jason Segel used to have nightmares just like Charlie, and just like Charlie, he’s learned that the things we’re most afraid of are the things that can make us strong…if we’re brave enough to face them. Jason likes acting, writing, making music, and hanging out with his friends. Sometimes he writes movies. Sometimes he writes songs for movies. Sometimes he star

s in those movies and sings those songs. You might know him from The Muppets and Despicable Me. Your parents might know him from other stuff. Nightmares! is his first novel.

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About Kirsten:

 

I write books.

 

Some of my books are what librarians call middle grade. (Kiki Strike, Nightmares!)

 

Some should be kept away from small children and people with weak stomachs. (How to Lead a Life of Crime, The Eternal Ones, Otherworld)

 

I write some books with Jason Segel. 

 

I’ve written quite a few books on my own.

 

I’m an Aquarius.

 

My favorite food is cauliflower. (No joke.)

 

I will eat almost anything. And I’m weirdly proud of it.

 

I believe New York City is the most magical place on earth.

 

I love Dolly Parton and David Attenborough. Equally.

 

I cannot sing or play any musical instruments.

 

I’m obsessed with sewers and sanitation systems.

 

I once broke into a Mayan temple with my brother, Spike.

 

Spike is an alias. It’s not his real name.

 

I also have a sister. She prefers to remain anonymous.

 

We have the same birthday.

 

Yes, that sucks.

 

I think that’s all you need to know.

 

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Giveaway Details:

 

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Tour Schedule:

Week One:

11/1/2018- A Gingerly Review– Review

11/2/2018- Jena Brown Writes– Review

 

Week Two:

11/5/2018- Zach’s YA Reviews– Review

11/6/2018- Here’s to Happy Endings– Review

11/7/2018- YA Books Central– Interview

11/8/2018- The Pages In-Between– Review

11/9/2018- Moonlight Rendezvous– Review

 

Week Three:

11/12/2018- Mundie Moms– Excerpt

11/13/2018- Bri’s Book Nook– Review

11/14/2018- Book-Keeping– Review

11/15/2018- The Book Nut– Review

11/16/2018- Adventures Thru Wonderland– Review

 

Week Four:

11/19/2018- A Dream Within A Dream– Review

11/20/2018- Smada’s Book Smack– Review

11/21/2018- BookHounds YA– Interview

11/22/2018- Lisa Loves Literature– Review

11/23/2018- Savings in Seconds– Review

 

Week Five:

11/26/2018- Girl plus book– Review

11/27/2018- Book Briefs– Review

11/28/2018- The BookWorm Drinketh– Review

11/29/2018- Nay’s Pink Bookshelf– Review

11/30/2018- Christen Krumm, Writer– Review