Shawn Klomparens, author of Two Years, No Rain, on tour in July/August 2009

Posted By on May 14, 2009

shawnklomparens_5997_bw1About Shawn

After growing up in the midwest, Shawn Klomparens moved to the Northern Rockies in 1994 for what he thought would be a one-year break from graduate studies. Grad school was quickly forgotten for the mountains, though, and in the fifteen years since he’s worked as a bicycle mechanic, line cook, computer geek, and writer. He continues to live and write in Jackson Hole, Wyoming with his wife and two children.

His debut novel, Jessica Z, came out in 2008. Two Years, No Rain is his second book.

“Compelling characters…Klomparens is frequently a funny and stylish writer.” — Publishers Weekly

“Klomparens is…a genuinely original new voice in fiction” — Omnivoracious

coverAbout Two Years, No Rain

An earnest journey from heartache to heartthrob and all the emotions along the way; at once an old-fashioned love story and a cautionary tale of self-reinvention.

In San Diego County, it hasn’t rained in 580 days. But for weatherman Andy Dunne, everything else is changing fast…Only a few weeks ago, he was a newly divorced, slightly overweight meteorologist for an obscure satellite radio station, hiding his secret love for a colleague, the beautiful—and very much married—Hillary Hsing. But nearly overnight, Andy has landed a new gig, flying a magic carpet in a bizarre live-action children’s TV show. So what is affable, basically decent Andy Dunne going to do now that he can do practically anything he wants? With a parade of hot moms begging for his autograph and a family that needs his help more than ever, Andy has a lot of choices. First, though, there’s this thing with Hillary, their heated text messages, a long-awaited forecast for rain – and a few other surprises he never saw coming…

Check out Shawn’s website HERE.

Follow Shawn on Twitter.

Shawn Klomparens TLC Book Tours TOUR STOPS:

Tuesday, July 7th: Book, Line, and Sinker

Monday, July 13th: Peeking Between the Pages

Wednesday, July 15th: Anniegirl1138

Friday, July 17th: Bermudaonion

Tuesday, July 21st: Suko’s Notebook

Wednesday, July 22nd: Stephanie’s Confessions of a Book-a-holic

Thursday, July 23rd: Suko’s Notebook – author interview

Monday, July 27th: Life In The Thumb

Wednesday, July 29th: Cindy’s Love of Books

Thursday, July 30th: Raging Bibliomania

Tuesday, August 4th: Planet Books

Wednesday, August 5th: Chic Book Chick

Monday, August 10th: Bookworm with a View

Wednesday, August 12th: Starting Fresh

Thursday, August 13th: Pop Culture Junkie

Tuesday, August 18th: Books on the Brain – Summer Reading Series

Thursday, August 20th: Book-a-Rama

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