Monday, July 16, 2012

Ruby's Reads Summer Book Exchange 2.0

I participated in Ruby's Reads Summer Book Exchange 2.0 last month and I wanted to give a HUGE THANK YOU to Jennifer @ The Book Nympho

for hooking a sister up with some awesome summer reading.  Thanks again my dear.  Best Secret Summer Santa EVER.  =)

If you haven't checked out Ruby's official blog for the book exchanges she hosts then you need to rectify that IMMEDIATELY.  Click on the banner at the top to scope out details regarding future book exchanges.  You'll be glad you did.

Sunday, July 1, 2012

Giveaway: Ghost Medicine by Andrew Smith (Andrew Smith Saturdays!)

Andrew Smith Saturdays

This summer, heads will explode.
Four book bloggers are taking a trip into the incredibly exciting territory known as Andrew Smith’s mind. We hope you will join Smash Attack Reads, Not Now...I’m Reading, Roof Beam Reader and Lady Reader’s Bookstuff on this journey!

This will be a 4 month read-a-long featuring one of Andrew’s books each month as a celebration for his new release, Passenger, the sequel to The Marbury Lens, which will be released on October 2, 2012.The designated blog will host the discussion each week for the designated book, and there will be opportunities to win the books and other swag throughout the event. So put that library card or credit card to good use and get prepared for four months of awesome!

Where to buy:


June: In the Path of Falling Objects (Hosted by Lady Reader’s Bookstuff)
  • 6/2: Part One: Pages 2-62
  • 6/9: Part Two: Pages 63-129
  • 6/16: Part Three: Pages 130-195
  • 6/23: Part Four: Pages 196-267
  • 6/30: Part Five: Pages 268-323
July: Stick (Hosted by Roof Beam Reader)
  • 7/7: First (Part 1): Pages 2-59
  • 7/14: First (Part 2): Pages 60-103
  • 7/21: Next (Part 1): Pages 107-216
  • 7/28: Next (Part 2): Pages 216-292
August: Ghost Medicine (Hosted by Not Now...I’m Reading)
  • 8/4: Chapter 1 - 8
  • 8/11: Chapter 9 - 15
  • 8/18: Chapter 16 - 22
  • 8/25: Chapter 23 - 29
September: The Marbury Lens (Hosted by Smash Attack Reads)
  • 9/8: Part One: The Amethyst Hour, Chapters 1-17
  • 9/15: Part Two: The Strange Boys, Chapters 18-30
  • 9/22: Part Three: Blackpool, Chapters 21-42
  • 9/29: Part Four: Chapters 43-48
  • 10/6: Part Five: Seth, Chapters 49-59


You must register for this event and participate in order to be eligible for prizes.


I am offering up one copy of Ghost Medicine, as I will be hosting the discussion for this book in August. Open to US only. Must be 14 and older. Please enter the giveaway on only one of the 4 host blogs. Duplicate entries will be deleted. Giveaway is open 7/1/12 12:01 AM until 7/14/12 11:59 PM.

Awesome reading material: Check.

Mind-fuckery: Check

Discussion with other lovers of the written word: Check

Please join us in celebrating the amazing Andrew Smith!