Wednesday, October 1, 2008


Halloween contest over at Books, Books, and More Books!
Any Given Doomsday is being given away at Lori’s Reading Corner.

Book giveaways for An Exact Replica of a Figment of My Imagination:
S. Krishna’s Books
Library Queue
The Book Nest
A Bookworm’s World
Bermuda Onion’s Weblog

Kelly Parra is celebrating her new book release with a party at Secret Fates blogspot.
Here is the promo video:

Happy Birthday Harry!
Mom Dot is celebrating, so read on to enter!
Coming to stores on September 23rd. This beautiful collectible edition has been produced in celebration of the 10th anniversary of HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERER’S STONE. It features the following:
• New Jacket artwork by Mary GrandPre
• Additional four-color frontispiece artwork from Mary GrandPre
• Two pages of special content from J.K. Rowling
• Full cloth case with gold stamping
The wickedly funny debut novel from master storyteller J.K. Rowling tells the story of Harry Potter who, having endured 11 miserable years with his hideous aunt and uncle, is invited on his 11th birthday to attend Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. There he learns of his distinguished wizard pedigree—and his frightening destiny. “Wonderful…Funny, moving and impressive” The New York Times Book Review
If you head on over to Scholastic, you will get your Harry Potter fill with information about JK Rowling’s NEW book, Wizard Challenges and Games, and lots of links about the Harry Potter books.
Scholastic has offered us some AMAZING prizes for FIVE winners:
One (1) Grand Prize (retail value $195)
•Complete Box Set Books #1 - #7
•Copy of the 10th Anniversary Edition of ‘Sorcerer’s Stone’
•Collectible Harry Potter Gold Pin

Four (4) Runners Up (Retail Value $30 a piece)
•Copy of the 10th Anniversary Edition of ‘Sorcerer’s Stone’
•Collectible Harry Potter Gold Pin

Fresh Ink is giving away Men and Cartoons.
Amberkatze’s Book Blog is giving away two books by author Rachel Caine.

Win Breathing by Cheryl Renee Herbsman. If you found out about this contest through here, please let her know when you enter and you get two extra entries!

Bookish Ruth is giving away the novel Tethered.

The Front Porch Prophet is being given away at Carp(e) libris reviews.

Hey Lady! Whatcha Readin'? is giving away 11 political books.

Fresh Ink is giving away The Memory Keeper's Daughter.


Kelly Parra said...

Hi Lauren, thanks very much for spreading the word and entering to win!

Brooke Taylor said...

YAY Lauren!!! You won the banned YA book of your choice--and a super cool Banned Books bracelet!

Email me with the book you'd like and you contact info at:

CONGRATS!! And thanks for spreading the word!!

Steph said...

Congrats on winning the banned book from Brooke :D

I just wanted to add in here that if anyone's looking for an ARC of PAPER TOWNS, I'm giving away three on my blog!


Shooting Stars Mag said...

Kelly: No problem at all! It's such a fun month. :)

Brooke: OH yay for letting me know! I'll think of a book and get in touch.

Steph: Thanks so much!!
True true...I didn't think of adding that in again. Sorry! :)


Shana @ Literarily said...

Lauren, thanks for posting about my Exact Replica ... giveaway!