I am so excited that BAR TALES- A BARTENDER’S STORY VOL1 by A.J. Anthony is available now and that I get to share the news! If you haven’t yet heard about this wonderful book, be sure to check out all the details below. This blitz also includes a giveaway for a Kindle Paperwhite, a $25 Amazon GC, or more amazing prizes courtesy of A.J. Anthony! So if you’d like a chance to win, check out the giveaway info below. Hosted by Rockstar Book Tours.
Title: BAR TALES- A BARTENDER’S STORY VOL1
Author: A.J. Anthony
Pub. Date: October 3, 2022
Publisher: Fab Media
Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, Audiobook
24 years ago, Beau Garrett brawled with and then abandoned his best friend to die a needless death. A deceitful coverup that still haunts him to this day. Unbeknownst to the unscrupulous nightclub owner, the dead man’s son, Sean Collins, is his cabaret’s best bartender, hellbent on revenge. Can Sean uncover the truth and bring down Beau before his own demise? Strap in for a fun and wild ride.
Dark…Humorous…Captivating. Magic Mike meets Breaking Bad.
Bar Tales, A Bartender’s Story Vol.1, is a fast-paced, erotic dramedy featuring Sean Collins, accountant turned bartender. Experience the decadence through the eyes of a former industry insider, without the guilt, hangovers, and peril. Reader indiscretion is advised.
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Excerpt from Chapter 11:
Sean felt numbness in his arms and an intense chill throughout his body. Looking up, he saw that his hands were bound together and that he was dangling from a hook like a beef carcass. He turned his head to the right which caused him to rotate slightly. Out of the corner of his eye, he could see another figure hanging next to him. He contorted his body to get a better look. It was Crystal. She was severely beaten and drenched in blood. Her face was almost unrecognizable. He examined her further and saw flaps of flesh hanging down her chest. The massive implants had apparently been cut out. Above that carnage, NO MAS was crudely carved into her chest arching over the gruesome handiwork. Sean’s stomach churned. Oh shit time to pay for fucking the bosses wife.
Coky entered the walk-in freezer wearing a butcher’s apron, carrying a chainsaw.
“Bueno, you’re awake. I want you to see this.”
Coky pulled on the starter cord once, twice, three times, and it fired up. The familiar, now horrifying buzz of the saw filled Sean’s ears. Gas exhaust clouded the room. The roar alerts Crystal. Her head bobs up and her eyes open wide. She wiggled but is dangling helplessly. Coky stepped up to her and revved up the saw.
“I’m sorry hermosa, bosses orders. I will make it quick for you.”
“No Coky, this is all on me!” Sean pleaded…
About A J Anthony:
A J Anthony is a San Francisco Bay Area native, where he bartended for over 15 years in a variety of pubs, restaurants and night clubs. In Bar Tales – A Bartender’s Story Vol. 1, he integrates and weaves his years of “interesting”, real-world experiences into this work.
In addition to this genre, he also has sci-fi and flash-fiction projects in the works. A J is also a graphic designer and audio book narrator. In addition to writing, he enjoys art, tennis and auto-crossing car racing.
He currently lives in Phoenix, Arizona with his wife and three cats.
“I hope you will listen to and/or read my novel entitled Bar Tales – A Bartender’s Story Vol. 1. I filled it with many of my actual experiences I’ve accumulated over the years in the trenches, woven into a compelling story with rich characters. I call it my auto-barography. I’ve also created a companion book loaded with lots of fun and interesting extras.”
– AJ Anthony
Giveaway hosted by A.J. Anthony
(1) KindlePaperwhite – Waterproof (ARV $110)
(2) $25Amazon Gift Card (2 Winners, ARV 2x$25)
(1) BarTales NHBC T-shirt from Fab Media (ARV$27.95)
(1) BarTales Autographed Hardcover Book (ARV $24.95)
(1) Bar Tales Audiobook (ARV $19.95)
Ends January 2, 2023, midnight EST.