Blog Tour- And I Darken Offical Trailer + Giveaway

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Today I’m sharing with you the official trailer for And I Darken. I was really swept away with this book and how White took the historical figure of Vlad the Impaler and switched his gender to a female for this book. I think this opened up some very interesting avenues for the story to go yet White was able to really keep with the time period and historical elements of his lifetime. You can check out my review here to read more of my thoughts.


About the Book



And Lada Dragwlya likes it that way. Ever since she and her gentle younger brother, Radu, were wrenched from their homeland of Wallachia and abandoned by their father to be raised in the Ottoman courts, Lada has known that being ruthless is the key to survival. She and Radu are doomed to act as pawns in a vicious game, an unseen sword hovering over their every move. For the lineage that makes them special also makes them targets.

Lada despises the Ottomans and bides her time, planning her vengeance for the day when she can return to Wallachia and claim her birthright. Radu longs only for a place where he feels safe. And when they meet Mehmed, the defiant and lonely son of the sultan, who’s expected to rule a nation, Radu feels that he’s made a true friend—and Lada wonders if she’s finally found someone worthy of her passion.

But Mehmed is heir to the very empire that Lada has sworn to fight against—and that Radu now considers home. Together, Lada, Radu, and Mehmed form a toxic triangle that strains the bonds of love and loyalty to the breaking point.

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About the Author

Kiersten White

KIERSTEN WHITE is the New York Times bestselling author of the Paranormalcy trilogy; the dark thrillers Mind Games and Perfect Lies; The Chaos of Stars; and Illusions of Fate. She also coauthored In the Shadows with Jim Di Bartolo. She lives with her family near the ocean in San Diego, which, in spite of its perfection, spurs her to dream of faraway places and even further away times.

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Official Trailer



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Tour Stops

Monday, May 30th: Icey Books, Review
Tuesday, May 31st: Bookiemoji, Guest Post (Character Profiles)
Wednesday, June 1st: Seeing Double in Neverland, Review
Thursday, June 2nd: Alexa Loves Books, Playlist Post
Friday, June 3rd: Awesome Book Nut, Review
Monday, June 6th: Jessabella Reads, Review
Tuesday, June 7th: The Eater of Books!, Top Five Roundup
Wednesday, June 8th: Across the Words, Review
Thursday, June 9th: Pandora’s Books, Sneak Peek for Book Two
Friday, June 10th: Tales of the Ravenous Reader, Review
Monday, June 13th: A Midsummer Night’s Read, Review
Tuesday, June 14th: The Irish Banana Review, Top 10 Guest Post
Wednesday, June 15th: Stories & Sweeties, Review
Thursday, June 16th: Jenuine Cupcakes, Author Mystery Guest Post
Friday, June 17th: The Soul Sisters, Review
Monday, June 20th: Winterhaven Books, Review
Tuesday, June 21st: Two Chicks on Books, Q&A (4-6 questions)
Wednesday: June 22nd: The Book Swarm, Review
Thursday, June 23rd: Read. Sleep. Repeat., Top Five Fantasy Books Kiersten Loves to Re-Read
Friday, June 24th: Please Feed The Bookworm, Review
Monday, June 27th: Comfort Books, Review
Tuesday, June 28th: Fitshun, Q&A
Wednesday, June 29th: Addicted Readers,Review
Thursday, June 30th: Lindsay Cummings, Movie Casting Post
Friday, July 1st: Rabid Reads, Review
Monday, July 4th: Reading Teen, Review
Tuesday, July 5th: YA Bibliophile, Guest Post (Trip to Romania)
Wednesday, July 6th: Carina’s Books, Review
Thursday, July 7th: Mundie Moms, Author Mystery Guest Post
Friday, July 8thMy Friends Are Fiction, Surprise Post!


  1. says

    Awesome trailer and giveaway! I haven’t read any books by this author yet, but I’m dying to read this one. I love the idea of the gender swap and it’s sounds dark, brutal, and 100% up my alley!

    • Emma A says

      Oh gosh, I just realized I got my authors confused *face palm*
      But, I did love The Chaos of Stars. I was one of the first ARCs I read because of my job 🙂

  2. says

    I was able to read an advanced copy and I think this might be my favorite White book! Followed by Illusions of Fate! I still need to read Perfect Lies, but I think I’ve read everything else of hers 😀

  3. says

    Gorgeous blog tour post Kristen 😀 Thank you so much for sharing about this book sweetie. <3 I also liked it oh so much 😀 But ahhh, I am so nervous about book two. Hmph. But I do think it will be amazing 🙂 Hope you are doing the best. <3 Hugs.

  4. Chelsea B. says

    Illusions of Fate is one of my favorite books! I loved it so much! So very excited to read And I Darken!!

  5. Brittany K says

    I’m super excited to read And I Darken this month. It will be my first Kiersten White, and I will definitely check out her other books next.

  6. says

    I LOVED this book. I kinda need it for my shelf. It would be worth a re-read. I have not read any of her other books, but I need to. Thanks for the chance to win this!

  7. Zara Garcia-Alvarez says

    I actually haven’t had the privilege of reading White’s books, but here’s a good chance to!

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