March 20, 2015

Blogger Shout-Outs #28 - Bloggiesta, Brutal Fiction, and The Bullet



Welcome to the Book Blogger Shout-Outs, where I share some of my favorite posts from the week in the blogosphere. 
I have some great links for you this week.
I hope you enjoy!


LOVELY BOOK REVIEWS I READ THIS WEEK:

 

1. A Touch of Stardust by Kate Alcott @ guiltless reading

2. Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain @ Brona's Books

3. Our Endless Numbered Days by Claire Fuller @ The Gilmore Guide to Books and Books Speak Volumes

4. Pet Semetary by Stephen King @ Book Chatter

5. Mini-Reviews of Books with Interesting Female Protagonists @ Doing Dewey

6. Helen of Sparta by Amalia Carosella @ The Narrative Causality

7. Tif Talks Books revisits and reviews The Maze Runner Trilogy.

8. Amber's review of Fiercombe Manor by Kate Riordan @ Bibliophilia, Please

9. I'm a Sucker for...The Unraveling of Mercy Louis by Keija Parssinen @ Sarah's Book Shelves


 

10. The Bullet by Mary Louise Kelly @ Words and Peace

11. An Uncomplicated Life by Paul Daugherty @ Mom's Small Victories

12. I Never Promised You a Goodie Bag by Jennifer Gilbert @ Bermudaonion's Weblog

13. Medium Raw by Anthony Bourdain @ Avid Reader's Musings

14. Midnight in Mexico @ Bookgirl's Nightstand

15. Under the Silent Moon by Elizabeth Haynes @ Melody's Reading Corner

16. The Tusk That Did the Damage by Tania James @ BookNAround

17. Joy @ Joy's Book Blog juxtaposes Reluctantly Charmed by Ellie O'Neill with her own trip to Dublin.



AWESOME DISCUSSION/NON-REVIEW POSTS:




1. You Guys!  Allie @ A Literary Oddysey is returning to blogging! Hip Hip Hooray!

2. Discussion: Is It Dishonest to Schedule Posts in Advance? @ The Mile Long Bookshelf

3. Cover Crack: What Book Covers are You Jonesing Over? @ Book Journey

4. Florinda celebrates 8 years blogging with an awesome list of how blogging brought new things into her life! @ The 3 R's.  Aarti also rings in her blogiversary @ Booklust, as well as Suey at It's All About Books.

5. What is the point of pre-ordering? @ Confessions of a Book Geek

6. Interview with Bedside Manners author Phoebe Fox @ Traveling with T

7. Women's History Month - The Amelia Bloomer Project: Recommended Books for Children with Feminist Themes @ Rhapsody in Books

8. Beyond the Pages: That Thing I Regret Not Having @ The Perpetual Page-Turner

9. My Friends are Fiction wants to know: Have you always been an enthusiastic reader?

10. I Love this: Snarky Tees Book Lovers Should Wear @ Parajunkee's View

11. Books for when you're feeling kind of meh @ Of Stacks and Cups

12. True Confessions: I'm Intimidated by Brutal Fiction @ Sophisticated Dorkiness

13. Guest Post (and Giveaway!) by Rachel Berman, author of Aerendgast, on 7 Things You Learn When You Date a Jane Austen Fan @ Austenesque Reviews


UPCOMING/CURRENT EVENTS:


Spring Bloggiesta 2015

1. Spring Bloggiesta will be next week March 23-29. Sign up and create your to-do lists for your blog and turn it into a got-it-done list.

Write On review-a-thon

2. Catch up on your reviews this weekend and leave Bloggiesta for other tasks!  Write On Review-a-thon is hosted by The Book Vixen.

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3. It's Once Upon a Time time, y'all.  Head over to Stainless Steel Droppings to get involved.


WIN! GIVEAWAYS!



1. Enter to win 2 e-copies of The Kizuna Coast by Sujata Massey @ Traveling with T (Ends Soon!)

2. The Witch of Painted Sorrows by M.J. Rose @ The Book Binder's Daughter (I'm reading this now and it is excellent.)

3. Review and Giveaway of All Lovely Things: A Field Journal for the Objects That Define Us by Lea Redmond @ My Friend Amy

4. These Paper Hearts is giving away 4 books and a bookmark for Follower Appreciation.

5. Review and Giveaway of a finished copy of Shadow Scale by Rachel Hartman @ The Starry-Eyed Revue

6. Interview and Giveaway of Harrison Squared by Daryl Gregory @ Bibliophilia, Please as part of a blog tour.

7. Trish Between the Lines is having a Birthday Giveaway.


MY COMMENTERS ROCK.



I love all my readers and I really appreciate those who leave comments and let me know they are interested in what I'm doing here! You warm my heart.

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Melinda @ West Metro Mommy
Michelle @ That's What She Read
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2015 COMMENTER LEADERBOARD

The top six (6) winners at the end of the year will receive bookish swag!
The top (1) winner will receive a paperback book from Indiebound or The Book Depository!
Just my way of showing my appreciation.

1. Freda Mans
2. Belle Wong
3. Bermudaonion (Kathy)
4. Ryan
5. Irene McKenna
6. Tasha B.



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