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The Purveli Blog Tour: Fun Q&A with Dianne Duvall

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Hello, sci-fi fans. Today, I’m sharing a mini Q&A as part of The Purveli blog tour. The Purveli is the third book in the best-selling sci-fi series, Aldebarian Alliance by Dianne Duvall. 

Dianne is one of my favourite authors and I’m very excited to be a part of this tour. Keep scrolling to find purchase links, book information and an author bio. As well as the links to the very generous giveaway that’s being hosted during the tour and a mini Q&A with Dianne herself.

So my lovelies, first let me share with you The Purveli …

What’s The Purveli about?

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The Purveli Blog Tour: Fun Q&A with Dianne DuvallTitle: The Purveli by Dianne Duvall
Series: Aldebarian Alliance #3
Published by Tantor Audio on 18 January, 2022
Genres: Action & Adventure, Romance, Science Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Narrator: Kirsten Potter
Length: 10 hours and 59 minutes

Ava has always been different. Born with strong telepathic abilities, she lives a very isolated life until she is offered a job with an obscure network that aids powerful Immortal Guardians in their quest to protect humanity from the psychotic vampires who prey upon them. Suddenly, she doesn't feel so different. For the first time in her life, Ava has found a place where she belongs. She's happy. Life is good. And when her employers invite her to join a group of other gifted ones and a handful of Immortal Guardians on a journey to another planet, it becomes absolutely fantastic.

In no time at all, she is speeding across the galaxy aboard a Lasaran warship manned by two amazing alien races. It's the dream of a lifetime... until a vicious attack by a mutual enemy of Lasara and Earth lands her alone in an escape pod with no habitable planet in sight and only one ship within range: one that carries the enemy who wants to know why the bioengineered virus they released on Earth long ago didn't exterminate humanity and leave the planet ripe for their claiming.

Jak'ri doesn't know how long he has been a prisoner aboard the Cebaun, but he fears the enemy's twisted experiments will soon lead them to a virus that will eradicate the Purveli people. Despair grips him until a female from Earth is taken captive and reaches out to him telepathically. The gift that Ava said caused her such misery in the past soon becomes his salvation as the two of them form a fast friendship. Determined to distract each other from the horrors of their existence, they immerse themselves in telepathic communion during the day, then seek solace and adventure together in shared dreams. As their friendship deepens into love, the two hatch a daring plot to escape their captors. But the enemy will not let them go without a fight.

Can Ava and Jak'ri stand against so many and emerge victorious?

Contains mature themes.

©2021 Dianne Duvall (P)2022 Tantor

It sounds amazing, doesn’t it?! Grab your copy today! ⬇️

Purchase Links

Keep reading to find out more about the tour GiveAway and read Dianne’s answers to my fangirl questions. 🥰 But first, let me share with you more about the Aldebarian Alliance series.

Aldebarian Alliance series by Dianne Duvall

The Aldebarian Alliance is a thrilling new sci-fi series full of action, intrigue, humour, and romance. It’s a spin-off of Dianne’s Immortal Guardians Series. Although, you don’t have to read it to enjoy this series. if you have read the Immortal Guardians books you’ll see a few familiar faces.

Books in the Series

I’m not a card-carrying sci-fi fan but this series has captured my imagination. Click on the titles below to read my reviews, or buy your own copy:

Print* ¦ eBook* ¦ Audiobook*

Even if you’ve never read science fiction before, I’m confident that you’d enjoy the adventures in this series. Don’t forget to enter the giveaway at the end of this post.

And now, let me share with you the mini-interview I did with Dianne!

Fun Q&A with Dianne Duvall

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Flora: Hi Dianne, welcome once again to Flora’s Musings.

Dianne: Hi, Flora! Thanks so much for helping me celebrate the release of THE PURVELI. I’m very happy to be here today.😊

Flora: I used to say that I didn’t read sci-fi. That was before I found out you were releasing one and I read The Lasaran. It was fantastic! You captured me and threw me into deep space and I loved every minute of it – the Aldebarian Alliance series has me hooked.

Dianne, what age were you when you read your first science fiction story and can you remember what inspired you to pick it up? Did you even enjoy it or was it a “miss”?

Dianne: I’ve been a voracious reader ever since the second grade and have always particularly enjoyed stories that are adventurous. I picked up the first science fiction story I read when I was a teenager. Unfortunately, that first sci-fi book was a miss… so much so that I actually didn’t read another for years. LOL. But I LOVE sci-fi movies. The concept of venturing into the great unknown has always appealed to me. So when sci-fi romance took off, I couldn’t resist diving in and giving sci-fi another chance. I’ve been devouring it ever since. 🙂

Flora: I know existing Aldebarian Alliance fans like me will be VERY excited by this next book. I love seeing the overall series story evolve and fill out. But, can The Purveli be read in isolation for those not familiar with the series?

Dianne: Yes. Every book in this series can be read as a stand-alone. It follows fifteen women from Earth who are being ferried from Earth to the planet Lasara when their ship is attacked. Each woman will have her own adventure. So readers who haven’t read the first two won’t be lost if they pick this one up.

Flora: At this point, with The Purveli being book three, do you know how many books will be in Aldebarian Alliance series? Are there any characters desperately clamoring at you to get their story told?

Dianne: Right now, it looks like there will be fifteen stand-alone novels in the series. But it wouldn’t surprise me at all if the Aldebarian Alliance didn’t produce a spin-off/related series or two. I really loved the Segonian crew in the second book and would like to see more of those guys find their HEA. The Yona intrigue me, too. And even though we’ve only seen glimpses of them, the Akseli crew has been on my mind a lot.

As for which character is clamoring the loudest for his story to be told, you’ll find out in the sneak peek into Book 4 that I included in THE PURVELI. 😉

Flora: Dianne, I know that whatever romance sub-genre you’re currently writing in is the one you tend to read in your spare time. I’d love to know what books you read while you were writing The Purveli?

Dianne: Yep. That’s one of my writing quirks. I like to read whatever genre and subgenre I’m currently writing. It helps me stay in that mindset. And while I don’t recall exactly which books I read while writing THE PURVELI, these are the ones that came to mind: Lindsay Buroker’s FALLEN EMPIRE series, Laurann Dohner’s VESLOR MATES series, Mina Carter’s ALIEN AI’S MARINE, Ann Aguirre’s STRANGE LOVE, Kelsey Nicole Price’s THE CYBORG CHRONICLES, and Ruby Lionsdrake’s MANDRAKE COMPANY series.

Flora: Thank you, Dianne, for answering my questions and for writing such stellar stories.

Dianne: Thank you for the fun interview, Flora. I hope you and your readers will enjoy THE PURVELI!

Keep reading to find out more about Dianne Duvall. Don’t forget to enter the giveaway!

About Dianne Duvall

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Dianne Duvall is the New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Author of the Immortal Guardians series, the Aldebarian Alliance series and The Gifted Ones series.

Dianne loves all things creative. When she isn’t writing, Dianne is active in the independent film industry and has even appeared on-screen, crawling out of a moonlit grave and wielding a machete like some of the vampires she creates in her books.

Tour-Wide Giveaway:

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To celebrate the release of The Purveli, Dianne Duvall will be giving away a The Purveli Prize Pack to (2) two separate readers (US only please) AND a $25 Amazon Gift Card to (2) two separate readers!

To enter, fill out the Rafflecopter form below.

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Follow along with the Blog Tour for more chances to win daily. Good luck!

Although today is the last of The Purveli tour, you can still check out the other blogs Dianne visited on the tour:

Blog Tour Schedule:

Thanks for stopping by. I hope you’ve enjoyed reading my Q&A with Dianne as part of The Purveli blog tour. The Purveli would look stellar on your bookshelf! 😉

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Dianne Duvall is one of my auto-buy authors. Before you go, check out why.

Bye for now,

Flora x

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(16) Comments

  1. Bobbi Bowes says:

    Love them interview, Dianne OS my favorite author .

    1. Flora says:

      Me too, Bobbi!!

  2. Deborah Calvert says:

    It’s really good.

    1. Flora says:

      Thanks for visiting, Deborah. I haven’t hated any of her books so far, not even a “meh”.

  3. Linda Townsend says:

    Love this series! Dianne rocks!

    1. Flora says:

      Yes, she does, Linda! Thanks for visiting.

  4. Fun Q&A! I know a lot of members from the book group will be happy to see the number of planned releases for the AA series! Thanks for sharing. :)THE PURVELI is available now >
    Crystal @ Author’s Taproom recently posted…Blog Tour: The Purveli by Dianne Duvall #Excerpt & #GiveawayMy Profile

    1. Thanks Crystal. Lol! I’m over the moon that Dianne’s planned one for each of the female Earthlings too.

  5. Rachael says:

    Love these books!

    1. Thanks Rachael, I’m exciting to know that Dianne has such long plans for the series.

  6. Melissa Howard says:

    What a wonderful interview!

    1. Thanks Melissa.

  7. Great interview! I love knowing there’s plenty to look forward to in this series and the possibility of more (I loved the Segonians too!)

    Both Flora and Dianne: Stay awesome! <3

    1. Thanks Buffy. Glad you enjoyed the Q&A.

  8. Mrs. Clare’s Books says:

    I was also not a sci-fi fan until Dianne wrote The Lasaran. Now I’m hooked!

    1. Lol! I’m hooked on the Aldebarian Alliance but I haven’t stepped out into the wider world of sci-fi romance yet.

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