The Power of IV: And Then There Were Four by Nancy Werlin - Blog Tour + Giveaway

Thank you for joining us today on our tour stop for AND THEN THERE WERE FOUR Blog Tour. Nancy Werlin is an Edgar Ward Winner and National Book Award Finalist and now she has returned with a new novel that is sure to have us on the edge of our seats. A collapsed building, five teenagers and the realization that something is terribly wrong and somehow their parents may be responsible...

See how the number four means much more than we realize and how you can enter to win a copy of this brand new novel at the end of this post. Good Luck!


Let's not die today. Not even to make things easier for our parents. 

When a building collapses around five teenagersand they just barely escapethey know something strange is going on. Little by little, the group pieces together a theory: Their parents are working together to kill them all. Is it true? And if so, how did their parents come togetherand why? And, most importantly, how can the five of them work together to save themselves? With an unlikely group of heroes, sky-high stakes, and two budding romances, this gripping murder mystery will keep readers guessing until the last page. 


The number four is one of the most sacred numbers used in many cultures. The Seasons, Elements, Directions all reveal themselves as the four powers and the emotions and aspects of human behavior. 

Four Directions - East, South, West and North.

Four Seasons - Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter or the 4 Seasons of your Life

Four Domains  - Social, Spiritual, Physical and Mental

Four Elements - Earth, Fire, Water, and Wind

The number Four is also the only cardinal numeral in the English language that has the same number of letters as its number value.

As you can see this numeral is quite important and thus are prepared for the the novel ahead and all of it's mystery. 

Nancy Werlin is the New York Times bestselling and award-winning author of The Killer’s Cousin, The Rules of Survival, Impossible, and a host of other young adult novels. She received her BA from Yale, was named a Publishers Weekly Flying Start author for her first novel, and has since established herself as a writer of literary teen suspense. Werlin lives with her husband near Boston, Massachusetts.

Week One:
June 5 – Tales of the Ravenous Reader – The Power of Four
June 6 – A Midsummer NIght's Read – Review & Playlist
June 7 – Xpresso Reads – Like/Try/Why
June 8 – YA Book Central – Excerpt
June 9 – The Novel Knight – Character Candles

Week Two:
June 12 – Once Upon a Twilight – Review
June 13 – The Forest of Words and Pages – Favorite QUotes
June 14 – Bookworm Everlasting – Review & Photograph
June 15 – Fiction Fare – Author Q&A
June 16 – It Starts at Midnight – Review & "Guide" on Hot to Deal With (Possibly Murderous) Parents


Enter for a chance to win one (1) of five (5) copies of And Then There Were Four by Nancy Werlin (ARV: $18.99 each).
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Enter between 12:00 AM Eastern Time on June 5, 2017 and 12:00 AM on June 19, 2017.  Open to residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia who are 13 and older. Winners will be selected at random on or about June 22, 2017. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.

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  1. This sounds fantastic - can't wait to see how it plays out. Thanks for hosting. :)

  2. I love the idea of this book. I never thought about "the power of four" before. I think the cover is awesome and says so much through symbolism.

  3. I've been excited for this book ever since I saw the first early reviews popping up! So much goodness, and the "power of four" is an intriguing premise for sure. Thanks so much for the chance!

  4. Love this author and can't wait to read this new title.

  5. Sounds like a good book! Thank you for the blog post!


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