And the winner of War Child is …
admin , contests/giveaways / September 13, 2010

This weekend (September 10-12), I’m participating in Blog Fest, an event organized by Cinammon at A Journey of Books. Blog Fest is basically a weekend full of giveaways and contests all over the blogosphere, including lots of book blogs! Before the announcements start flooding over the book blogosphere, I’d like to take a moment to thank Cinnamon for organizing such a fabulous blog run this weekend. I had a great time checking out everybody’s blogs, even though I didn’t end up entering very many of the contests (partly because of the book buying ban, partly because I just didn’t want/need whatever they were giving away, partly for logistics reasons). I really hope that you enjoyed this weekend as much as I did. I’d also like to say hello to any new followers – take a look around, make yourself comfortable, and stay awhile! As part of this weekend’s event, I chose to give away a copy of one of the books that I will be teaching in my senior level English course this semester. I’m in the middle of reading it right now, and I hope that the winner will find it as interesting as I currently am. Without much…

Blog Fest: War Child (Giveaway)
admin , contests/giveaways / September 10, 2010

This weekend (September 10-12), I’m participating in Blog Fest, an event organized by Cinammon at A Journey of Books. Blog Fest is basically a weekend full of giveaways and contests all over the blogosphere, including lots of book blogs! So … here’s a warm welcome to readers, both old and new! As part of this weekend’s event, I will be giving away a copy of one of the books that I will be teaching in my senior level English course this semester. I’m in the middle of reading it right now, and I hope that the winner will find it as interesting as I currently am. I am blog #144 for this weekend’s festivities. At the bottom of this post, there is a link to the next blog for you to “hop” over to! Don’t forget that if you use the tracking system over at A Journey of Books, you will be entered into the massive Blog Fest central giveaway. Along with this welcome comes the aforementioned contest. As part of Blog Fest, I will be giving away one (1) copy of the following book to one lucky participant. You do not have to be a follower of this blog…