It is competition time over at Confessions of a Bookholic:

This is a competition to celebrate the release of Jennifer Echols’ Forget You:

Here are the details (taken from the site):

The Prizes:
Jennifer Echols is giving away a signed copy of FORGET YOU, ENDLESS SUMMER, and GOING TOO FAR! 3 winners- 1 book each! These are for US only so I am having my own additional giveaway for International followers.
I <3 you guys too!
I will be giving 1 International winner a choice of the 3 books listed above and I will order it from The Book Depository and have it shipped to them.
See the LIST of countries they ship to.
1st place winner- gets first choice of signed book
2nd place winner- gets second choice of signed book
3rd place winner- gets third choice of signed book
INTERNATIONAL winner- gets choice of the 3 books.
this one won’t be signed..sorry 🙁
How to Enter: To enter you MUST fill out the form linked below.
Name and email must be provided and counts as 1 entry.
Email addresses will be used to contact the winners.
If you wish to enter both giveaways, please fill out both forms.
Extra entries are possible
(links/usernames must be provided on the form)
+1 Name and Email (required)
+2 For being a blog follower
+2 For being a twitter follower @TotalBookaholic
+2 Add contest to blog sidebar
+4 For tweeting about contest
+4 Add contest to blog post
= a possible 15 entries!

If you do a blog post feel free to use the contest image above.

Please treat this as 2 separate giveaways! If you sign up for both contests please tweet them separately! (haha.. tweet=treat…lol..anyways…)
You can retweet this message for the signed books for US only:
RT @TotalBookaholic Win signed books by Jennifer Echols http://bit.ly/dcz7HQ Includes FORGET YOU. 3 winners. Ends 7/20! US only! Plz. RT
You can retweet this message for the International giveaway!
RT @TotalBookaholic Win choice of book by Jennifer Echols! Includes FORGET YOU! INTERNATIONAL! http://bit.ly/dcz7HQ Ends 7/20! Plz. RT!
Rules:
  • Entries must be received by 11:59 a.m. (Central standard time) on Tuesday, July 20th.
  • You must be at least 13 years old to enter.
  • If you’re under 18, you must have a parent’s permission to enter, because Jennifer will need a shipping address to mail the prizes to you if you win. Same goes for the International giveaway I’m doing.
  • One entry form per person, per giveaway (2 forms for this contest)
  • To be counted for the International giveaway, you must fill out the separate form!
  • You CAN sign up for both but please tweet each contest individually. Thank you!
Winners will be announced July 20th and I will email all of them.
The winners will then have 48 hours to send me their address.
Good luck everyone!
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Over at The Nerd’s Wife there is a great competition going on:

The July Extravaganza!

This is what can be won:

Here are the rules:

Only one entry per person.

You *must* be a follower of my blog to enter.
To follow my blog, just click the “Join This Site” button on the right sidebar and sign in with your Google or Open ID account.
Already a follower? Great! You’ll get an extra entry for following my blog prior to this contest!

Once you’re a follower, just answer the questions in the form below and hit Submit!

This giveaway is open internationally.

There will be *at least* two winners.

Winner #1 will get a choice of *two* books from the list.

Winner #2 will get a choice of *one* book from the list.

If I reach 150 followers during the contest, I’ll add Winner #3 with a choice of *one* book from the list.
We made it to 150 followers! Yay! Now there are *three* winners!

Winner # 3 will get a choice of *one* book from the list.

If I reach 200 followers during the contest, I’ll add Winner #4 with a choice of *one* book from the list, and so on for each 50-follower milestone thereafter.

Books will be purchased by me from The Book Depository and shipped to the winners.

Increase Your Chances:

Complete the following tasks to increase your chances to win!

  • +1 – Become a fan of The Nerd’s Wife on Facebook.
  • +1 – Follow The Nerd’s Wife on Twitter.
  • +2 – Tweet about this contest. Sample tweet: I’m trying to win the July Book Extravaganza from @thenerdswife. Enter here: http://bit.ly/bz0GpB
  • +3 – List this contest in your blog sidebar.
  • +5 – Write a blog post about this contest.
  • Head over to The Nerd’s Wife to enter 🙂 Good luck!
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    I have decided to enter the Book Blogger Appreciation Week, which is taking place during September. This is my entry post – how exciting!

    Details of this week from the website:

    Announcing the Third Annual Book Blogger Appreciation Week September 13-17

    We are thrilled to announce Book Blogger Appreciation Week 2010!

    What: Book Blogger Appreciation Week is a week long festival celebrating the community of book bloggers and their contribution to preserving a culture of literacy through book reviews and recommendations, reading reflections, and general bookish chat.  BBAW also includes an awards component.  For more information on the BBAW 2010 Awards and how to participate, please visit the BBAW 2010 Awards Blog.  BBAW events include daily blogging topics, blogger interview swaps, special guest posts, and so much more!

    Who: If you self-identify as a book blogger, this festival is for you!  We have been excited to welcome participants from all over the world for past BBAWs.

    When: September 13-17, 2010.

    Where: Right here at the Book Blogger Appreciation Week blog.  You can participate in the comfort of your own home and the convenience of your own time zone.

    Why: Because book blogging is a fun and time intensive hobby that has created communities around books and played a crucial role in the continuing evolution of what books mean in our society.

    How Can I Participate?
    You can participate by filling out the registration form for BBAW 2010. Subscribe to the blog’s feed and follow us on Twitter to keep up with all of the developments!

    I am entering myself in the Eclectic Book Blog category and the Best Written Blog category. The reviews I have chosen to use are:

    Tomorrow is the last day to sign-up, so be sure to get there today!

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    As it is Friday I’ve been visiting new blogs, and here are links to them:

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    New Friend Fridays

    Friday is the day to discover new blogs, and thanks to all the memes these are the blogs I found today:

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    You know what time it is….

    ABOUT THE HOP:

    In the spirit of the Twitter Friday Follow, the Book Blogger Hop is a place just for book bloggers and readers to connect and find new book-related blogs that we may be missing out on!  This weekly BOOK PARTY is an awesome opportunity for book bloggers to connect with other book lovers, make new friends, support each other, and generally just share our love of books!  It will also give blog readers a chance to find other book blogs that they may not know existed!  So, grab the logo, post about the Hop on your blog, and start HOPPING through the list of blogs that are posted in the Linky list below!!

    The Hop lasts Friday-Monday every week, so if you don’t have time to Hop today, come back later and join the fun!  This is a weekly event!  And stop back throughout the weekend to see all the new blogs that are added!

    Your blog should have content related to books, including, but not limited to book reviews.

    Please leave a comment if you are hopping by! Please also grab my button and put it on your site 🙂
    Happy blog hopping!

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    The Book Vixen

    Have a go! I did! Just go here: The Book Vixen

    Thanks for running a week of give-aways!

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    This is similar to the Book Blogger Hop, but I thought we should do it anyway!

    From Parajunkie:
    To join the fun and make now book blogger friends, just follow these simple rules:

    1. Follow the Follow My Book Blog Friday Host { Parajunkee.com } and any one else you want to follow on the list
    2. Put your Blog name & URL in the Linky thing.
    3. Grab the button up there and place it in a post, this post is for people to find a place to say hi in your comments
    4. Follow Follow Follow as many as you can
    5. If someone comments and says they are following you, be a dear and follow back. Spread the Love…and the followers
    6. If you want to show the link list, just follow the link below the entries and copy and paste it within your post!

    If you want to follow me, please grab my button; or you could join the Google Friend Connect or click on the RSS feed button at the bottom of the blog.

    Please leave a comment if you have dropped by 🙂

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    Good morning! It is Friday which means:

    From Crazy-For-Books:

    In the spirit of the Twitter Friday Follow, the Book Blogger Hop is a place just for book bloggers and readers to connect and find new book-related blogs that we may be missing out on!  This weekly BOOK PARTY is an awesome opportunity for book bloggers to connect with other book lovers, make new friends, support each other, and generally just share our love of books!  It will also give blog readers a chance to find other book blogs that they may not know existed!

    The Hop lasts Friday-Monday every week, so if you don’t have time to Hop today, come back later and join the fun!  This is a weekly event!  And stop back throughout the weekend to see all the new blogs that are added!  We get nearly 200 links every week!!

    Your blog should have content related to books, including, but not limited to book reviews.


    This is my second week taking part, I loved it last week. As can be seen from my sidebar and new page, I found loads of new blogs – check them out too!

    In case you are interested, I’m currently reading:

    • True Believer by Nicholas Sparks
    • The Girl Next Door by Elizabeth Noble
    • Dead Sight by Glenn Chandler (for my Masters Degree)
    • In Southern Waters by Ian Marchant (for my Masters Degree)

    Well, I’m off to find more new blogs! If you have found my site through the Hop please leave me a comment!

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    What Are You Reading, is where we gather to share what we have read this past week and what we plan to read this week.  It is a great way to network with other bloggers, see some wonderful blogs, and put new titles on your reading list. (taken from http://bookjourney.wordpress.com/)

    Here is what I am reading:

  • Sarah Dessen: Lock and Key
  • Sylvia Plath: The Bell Jar
  • Glenn Chandler: Dead Sight
  • Elizabeth Noble: The Girl Next door
  • So, what are YOU reading?!

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