Welcome N.B. Dixon – Heir of Locksley

A big welcome to N.B. Dixon as part of her blog tour with LoveBound Promotions for Heir of Locksley from Beaten Track Publishing.

Character Interview with Lucy the Miller’s Daughter

Author N.B. Dixon interviews Lucy, a peasant girl living in the village owned by Lord Locksley and a close friend to Robin Hood.

N.B.: How long have you known Robin of Locksley?

Lucy: I’ve known of him all my life. He is the only son of Lord Locksley, who owns the Manor my family help to support, but I only met him recently when he came to my defence.

N.B.: He came to your defence?

Lucy: He did. I was being attacked by Sir Guy of Gisborne and his friends. Robin and his servant saw them off, and Robin was hurt in the struggle.

N.B.: That seems unusual behaviour for a noble.

Lucy: Robin isn’t your average nobleman’s son. He cares for his tenants. He deliberately turned a blind eye to my father’s poaching in Sherwood Forest. If that is ever discovered, it will bring the law down on his own head.

N.B.: He must have learned by example.

Lucy: Oh no, his father isn’t like that at all. He’s only interested in taxing us to death and seducing every village maiden he can. He disapproves of Robin’s behaviour.

N.B.: What of the rumour that Robin of Locksley sometimes dresses as a peasant, and is known by the name Robin Hood?

Lucy: It is true he often mixes with the villagers. It was they who gave him the nickname. He once told me that he would prefer to live the life of an honest working man rather than that of a nobleman.

N.B.: Surely if he continues to openly defy his father, there will be trouble.

Lucy: I fear it. I believe Robin would break with his father if he was pushed, but if he does, the people of Locksley will be beside him. He is our hope for the future.

Heir of Locksley by N.B. Dixon (Tour Banner)

Title: Heir of Locksley

Series: Outlaw’s Legacy, Book 1

Author: N.B. Dixon

Publisher: Beaten Track Publishing

Cover Artist: Natasha Snow

Release Date: December 1st, 2016

Genre(s): Historical, M/M

Words: 108,000

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About the Book

Blurb

HeirOfLocksley

Robin of Locksley is a rebel, more comfortable roaming Sherwood Forest with his longbow and courting the village girls than learning how to run a manor.

An innocent flirtation with a peasant girl soon lands Robin in trouble, and worse, he finds himself inexplicably attracted to Will Scathelock, his best friend since childhood. Robin must decide whether to follow the rules of society or his own conscience.

Meanwhile, his neighbour, Guy of Gisborne, is anxious to get his hands on the Locksley estate and he will do anything to make it happen – even murder.

Buy Links

Amazon US | Amazon UK | Barnes & Noble | Kobo | iTunes | Smashwords

About N.B. Dixon

Author Bio

N.B. Dixon is an author of historical fiction. Her love for the Robin Hood legend began in a neglected corner of the school library and has continued ever since. She is a self-confessed bookworm and also a musician.

She began work on the *Outlaw’s Legacy* Series in 2013, and was accepted by Beaten Track Publishing in 2016. *Outlaw’s Legacy* is a historical series based around the Robin Hood legend. The author describes it as Exciting Historical Adventure with GLBT romance.

Connect with N.B.

Website | Blog | Facebook | Twitter | Goodreads

Giveaway

Three lucky winners will receive an e-copy of Heir of Locksley,, the first in the Outlaw’s Legacy series by N.B. Dixon, a highly original retelling of the Robin Hood legend. To be in with a chance, simply enter via the Rafflecopter below. The contest closes at midnight EST on May 6 and is open to entrants worldwide.

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Tour Stops

April 24

Exclusive Excerpt at Bloggers from Down Under
Guest Post at Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

April 25

Exclusive Excerpt at Books, Dreams, Life
Guest Post at Love Bytes Reviews
Exclusive Excerpt at Shh, I Am Reading

April 26

Book Review by BFD Book Blog
Exclusive Excerpt at Bayou Book Junkie

April 27

Author Interview with Stories that Make You Smile
Character Interview at Drops of Ink

April 28

Exclusive Excerpt at MM Good Book Reviews
Author Interview with MM Book Escape

April 29

Guest Post at Making It Happen
Character Interview at Boy Meets Boy Reviews

April 30

Guest Post at Howling for Books

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About Anne Barwell

Anne Barwell lives in Wellington, New Zealand. She shares her home with two cats who are convinced that the house is run to suit them; this is an ongoing “discussion,” and to date it appears as though the cats may be winning. In 2008 she completed her conjoint BA in English Literature and Music/Bachelor of Teaching. She has worked as a music teacher and a primary school teacher, and now works in a library. She is a member of the Upper Hutt Science Fiction Club and plays violin for Hutt Valley Orchestra. She is an avid reader across a wide range of genres and a watcher of far too many TV series and movies, although it can be argued that there is no such thing as “too many.” These, of course, are best enjoyed with a decent cup of tea and further the continuing argument that the concept of “spare time” is really just a myth. She also hosts other authors, reviews for the GLBTQ Historical Site “Our Story” and Top2Bottom Reviews, and writes monthly blog posts for Authors Speak and Love Bytes. Anne’s books have received honorable mentions four times and reached the finals three times in the Rainbow Awards. She has also been nominated twice in the Goodreads M/M Romance Reader’s Choice Awards—once for Best Fantasy and once for Best Historical. Anne can be found at https://annebarwell.wordpress.com
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