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Jul 23, 2010

Book Blogger Hop (9) & Follow My Book Blog (6)

Hello again from the Book Blogger Hop & Follow My Book Blog hop! This is a weekly get-together so that we can showcase our blogs and discover new ones!

NEW part of the Book Blogger Hop ~ Crazy Question:

Tell us about the book you are currently reading?

I am currently reading 3 books, Virgin Territory by James Lecense, Fallout by Ellen Hopkins, & Manifest by Artist Arthur.
Virgin Territory
is not about what you think, it's actually about a boy who moved to Florida, lost any faith he might have had, and when the Virgin Mary appears in a tree at the golf course he works at, everything changes. Pretty good so far.
Fallout is the AMAZING finale in the Crank trilogy. It's written in prose & has followed the life of a sweet girl, turned druggie, turned mother and her continuing struggle to stay sober and take care of her child. I love Ellen Hopkins work, so I'm thrilled to have this one.
Manifest is a new paranormal series about Krystal's forays into conversing with the dead in her new town in Connecticut. I just started it, but it's tantalizing so far!

I review mostly YA books with a definite slant towards paranormal/fantasy & realistic fiction. Historical fiction & prose work occasionally pique my interest as well. This week I reviewed Linger, The Education of Bet & posted The Incredible Journey in my Nostalgic Friday feature. I was also fortunate enough to be included in the Linger blog tour, so I have an interview with Maggie Stiefvater & a giveaway! Be sure to look around, follow if you like, check out my reading challenge or grab my button! Comments are a pleasure too, so fire away!!

I'm hosting a giveaway for my blogiversary on 7/30/2010. If I get 200 followers it will be 1 book, I've made 200!! I've made 225!! I've past 250!! That means there is guaranteed THREE books for THREE lucky followers. The winners will be allowed any choice of book under $20 from the Book Despository. If I get 275 (only need 12 more) it will become mystery ARCs & finished copies from my stash. Go to THIS FORM to enter. Good luck!

Blogger Hop Parajunkee's Book Blogger Follow

10 comments:

Missy said...

Already a follower, just wanted to drop in and say hey!!

Missy @ Missy's Reads & Reviews

Melanie said...

Just stopping by through the hop to see what ya have.:)

Must Love Books said...

I'm already a follower. Just stopping by to say hello :)

http://mustlovelabradors.blogspot.com

Kt said...

I just stopped by for the hop and am a new follower. I'm a newer blogger trying to get established and would love for you to check my blog out: http://kclapsadl.blogspot.com

Euphoria13 said...

Hi there!

I'm stopping by from the book hop!

I'm a new follower!

Happy Blogging!


-Mevurah

http://theheartofdreams.blogspot.com/

Chelle said...

Thanks for hopping by today. Sapphique was a little slow right at first but now things are picking up!

Anne Bennett said...

I'm reading an oldie but goodie, Mrs. Mike by Benedict and Nancy Freedman. I'm also reading an adult book, The Girl Who Played With Fire by Stieg Larsson.

Check out my blog:
http://headfullofbooks.blogspot.com

Happy Friday

Rachel said...

Just stopping by via the hop! I hope you are having an awesome weekend!

I like your blog so I am a new follower :)

Rachel
And the plot thickens...

Suko said...

Hi, I am new to your blog via the Hop, and a new follower. Your site is terrific. Enjoy your reading.

Read it or See it said...

Hello! following for Follow Friday! come drop by! http://readitorseeit.blogspot.com/