Monday, December 30, 2013

Book and Author Spotlight: Getting Rooted in New Zealand by Jamie Baywood

I'm very pleased to spotlight a lovely author today, Jamie Baywood, and her wonderful book, Getting Rooted in New Zealand. This sounds like a delightful read!

Title: Getting Rooted in New Zealand
Author: Jamie Baywood
Published: April 21, 2013
Purchase:  Amazon  |  B&N


Craving change and lacking logic, at 26, Jamie, a cute and quirky Californian, impulsively moves to New Zealand to avoid dating after reading that the country's population has 100,000 fewer men. In her journal, she captures a hysterically honest look at herself, her past and her new wonderfully weird world filled with curious characters and slapstick situations in unbelievably bizarre jobs. It takes a zany jaunt to the end of the Earth and a serendipitous meeting with a fellow traveler before Jamie learns what it really means to get rooted.


About the author: 

Jamie Baywood grew up in Petaluma, California. In 2010, she made the most impulsive decision of her life by moving to New Zealand. Getting Rooted in New Zealand is her first book about her experiences living there. Jamie is now married and living happily ever after in the United Kingdom. She is working on her second book.

Jamie's Upcoming Events: 

January 20, 2014 – Brixton Fiction Book Group, Brixton, England. 
January 22, 2014 – Pimlico Library, London, England.
January 23, 2014 – Kilburn Library, London, England.
February 13, 2014 – Newcastle City Library, Newcastle, England. 

Find Jamie here: 

You can purchase Getting Rooted in New Zealand here: 

Amazon  |  B&N

Getting Rooted in New Zealand

Thank you so much for stopping by the blog, Jamie!  
I look forward to reading your work!


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