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Monday, July 8, 2013

BOOK TOUR & Giveaway - Did I Say That Out Loud? by Kelly McDermott Harman

We've all had it - the "uh-oh" of wishing we could take back the comment that somehow escaped the filter between our brains and our mouths. Did I Say That Out Loud? is the tell-all account of the author's misadventures in the daily experience that is life. Told in the tone of a coffee-klatch gathering with your best girlfriends - you know, the ones you can share anything and everything with - the author holds nothing back as she recounts the trials and tribulations of life as Kelly Harman.

Thinking of braving Botox or plastic surgery? Get the real scoop from Kelly, including pre-procedure husband prep. Need help when your cat catches on fire? Ask Kelly how to extinguish the flames without spilling your wine. Survival tips for when a 300 pound man falls on you? Ask Kelly, who lived to tell the tale.

Kelly captures those "you can't make this stuff up" dramas and takes them one step further. She shows us that by reveling in the inevitable mess of the moments we wish we could take back, we may discover that sharing our stories is in fact healing, unifying, and often outrageously funny.

Bad for the laugh lines but good for the abs, some of these stories will hit close to home, others will stray far, far from your average woman on the street. But all are unified by the inimitable candor and hilarity that her friends agree is uniquely Kelly.

Read 'em and weep.

"From the first page I belly laughed and had tears streaming down my cheeks. Kelly Harman is a real life humorist whose love of family and friends shines through the pages." - review from Amazon

"Kelly does a masterful job keeping the reader's interest while providing non-stop laughs.f you're looking for a well-written diversion that is far from ordinary buy this book!"  - review from Amazon 

Kelly McDermott Harman was born in Asmara, Ethiopia in 1962 and has walked the road less traveled ever since. Her childhood was spent overseas, living in eight different countries before she came to the U.S. at the age of 16. This experience inspired an adventurous streak and disregard for convention which has yielded a rich life, overflowing with great story material.

Her experiences range from celebrating her ninth birthday at India's Taj Mahal to being evacuated with her family in the midst of a civil war in East Pakistan, single motherhood to serial entrepreneur, and Burning Man devotee to self-made marketing maven. Most recently Kelly came full circle back to the continent of her birthplace, celebrating her 50th birthday at the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro.

Kelly lives in Manassas, Virginia with Bob, her husband and true love of 23 years and has three sons. When she isn't writing about her adventures, Kelly loves spending time with her friends and family, but especially with her three grandchildren, teaching them the value of reckless honesty and unhindered fun.  Kelly is currently working on her next book, a memoir about growing up abroad as the daughter of a (former) CIA agent.

"Pop on over to my Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest and Goodreads pages"

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Now for the author's giveaway!!

This giveaway has been kindly brought to you by author Kelly McDermott Harman
2 Winners receive the SIGNED BOOK
3 Winners receive a $10 Amazon / Paypal Giftcard
Ending on Sunday 20th October at 11.59pm EST
Open Worldwide !!

Enter Below and Good Luck !!

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Sharon x

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  1. oh heck....too many things to count!! I seem to live with my foot in my mouth!!

  2. I once ask someone did she me to have her cheeks made up like a clown.

  3. Did you mean to have so much rouge on your cheek?


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