Tuesday, March 9, 2010

My First Giveaway!!!!

My First Giveaway - 50+ Followers!!!

I am so excited to host my first giveaway. I promised that I would do this as soon as I hit 50 followers and this happened much sooner than I expected. There are so many great books being released in the next few months that it is an exciting time for book lovers everywhere.

Now on to the contest:

You have the opportunity to win any book from The Book Depository. Yes, that's right, any book (under $20 please). Contest is open internationally, as long as The Book Depository ships to where you live.

The rules are very simple.
1) Simply comment on the book you wish to win. (You may change your mind later.) Please leave your email address with your comment or your entry will not count.

Extra Entries
1) Become a follower of my blog. (+2)
2) Post about this contest on your blog. (+5)

Contest ends March 31, 2010.

115 comments:

  1. Tag you're it!

    Congratulations on the 50+ followers. I'm a follower not too. Great giveaway, it's almost impossible to pick one book that I'd like. Maybe Alexander McCall Smith Corduroy Mansions or something else by the same author.
    Jade

    nolonger25 at googlemail.com

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  2. At the moment I'm thinking O Juliet by Robin Maxwell because I've read good things about it. Congratulations on over 60 followers now!

    +2 Follower

    stephaniefleischer889 AT gmail DOT com

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  3. Yay! Congratulations on surpassing 50 followers. :) I would pick Boneshaker by Cherie Priest. I've been wanting that book for months!!

    +2 Follower

    makepeace.arts[at]gmail[dot]com

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  4. I'd like to read The Help by Kathryn Stockett

    deborah150 at hotmail.com

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  5. I follow your blog 1st entry

    deborah150 at hotmail.com

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  6. i follow your blog 2nd entry

    deborah150 at hotmail.com

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  7. Congrats and great contest! I'm a follower, please enter me in. I think I'd like House Rules by Jodi Picoult.

    stephaniet117(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  8. Tagging you back and following now! Would love to read any book if I had the time :)

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  9. Where the Wild Things Are. I would love to have that book for my boys! BTW, I'm tagging you back! :)

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  10. I follow your blog, sorry forgot my email in the first entry but here it is
    uscgwifey at gmail dot com

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  11. I follow your blog #2
    uscgwifey at gmail dot com

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  12. TAG your it.

    I would Choose Chicken Soup for the Soul: Count Your Blessings: 101 Stories of Gratitude, Fortitude, and Silver Linings (Chicken Soup for the Soul (Chicken Soup for the Soul)) (Paperback).
    Would so love that book. CONGRATS on 50. AHHH I need to catch up. :)
    itzacin@aol.com

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  13. Hi there!

    I found you through "Friday Follow" and am now following your blog through Google Friend Connect. I look forward to reading more of your posts! Come on over and visit us when you have a free moment.

    If I should be your lucky give away winner I would really LOVE "The Vortex" book:
    http://www.bookdepository.com/book/9781848500358/The-Vortex

    Thank you! Have a great day. :)

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  14. Thanks for the giveaway-- you're up over 70 now!

    **I'm a follower

    **Here's my blog post: http://calicocritic.blogspot.com/2010/03/wednesday-contest-report-march-10th.html

    **My book of choice at the moment:
    The Time Travelers Academy by Reginald Williams

    Thanks for the giveaway!

    Laura Hartness
    The Calico Critic
    CalicoCritic at gmail dot com

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  15. Oh, if it weren't for that "under $20" proviso, I would pick The Annotated Alice: The Definitive Edition (Hardback), but it's $24.95. therefore, I'll pick Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (Hardback)

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  16. I've been wanting to read Jonathan Safran Foer's new book. Now you have 74 followers :) Thank you for this giveaway!
    ~Cee~

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  17. Blog follower Entry # 1
    ceevegnashville [at] gmail [dot] com

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  18. Blog follower Entry # 2
    ceevegnashville [at] gmail [dot] com

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  19. I would love to win Methland by Nick Reding.
    Thank you for the giveaway :)
    hurdler4eva(at)gmail(dot)com

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  20. I follow your blog #1
    Thank you for the giveaway :)
    hurdler4eva(at)gmail(dot)com

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  21. follow #2
    Thank you for the giveaway :)
    hurdler4eva(at)gmail(dot)com

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  22. cdziuba@aol.com Great giveaway. Since we're heading for a trip to Las Vegas to see the sights, I'd love this book:

    The Unofficial Guide to Las Vegas 2010 2010 (Unofficial Guides) (Paperback)
    By (author) Bob Sehlinger

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  23. I'd love to have the paperback of Lisa See's book Shanghai Girls.

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  24. Thank you for being so generous and congrats on your following.

    I would choose two Deanna Raybourn paperbacks Silent on the Moor and Silent in the Grave. I have tried unsuccessfully to find these books here in Sri Lanka.

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  25. Congrats on the success of your blog. If I could choose a book it would probably be the knitting and crocheting book of flowers for my son. He is knitting while he is recuperating from a couple of unsuccessful surgeries.
    thanks,
    debp
    twoofakind12@yahoo.com

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  26. SAVOR THE MOMENT BY NORA ROBERTS

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  27. I would love to win Cleopatra's Daughter by Michelle Moran.

    choateorama(at)gmail(dot)com

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  28. YAHOO! You hit 50 are are now at 77 followers! Way to go!
    Please enter me in your very cool contest!
    I would love to get a copy of A Match Made in High School-looks very funny!
    +5 I posted about your contest on my blog-http://mugofmoxie.blogspot.com
    +2 I am a follower
    tmdahle@centurytel.net
    Thanks!

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  29. Congratulations!!! Ad thanks for the contest.
    I would choose Gretchen Rubin's The Happiness Project! I've been following her blog all year.
    hi_joan_elliott at hotmail dot com

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  30. I, Alex Cross - James Patterson

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  31. I would love to read Pitch Black by Susan Crandall. cardshark42(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  32. I follow through google friend. entry #1 cardshark42(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  33. I follow through google friend. entry #2 cardshark42(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  34. The Alex Rider Collection I have been wanting to read these forever

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  35. Congrats! Under Heaven by Guy Gavriel Kay is coming out next month and I neeeeeed it.

    +2 New follower
    +5 maybe? I posted your contest in my sidebar
    Thanks!

    theintrovertedreader [at] gmail [dot] com

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  36. I'd like to read Into the Wild

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  37. I'd love to win Joe Hill's Horns, looks very good! Thank you!

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  38. Great giveaway- thanks! I would like to win The Unschooled Mind by Howard Gardner.

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  39. I'd like to read Dark Tower: The Fall of Gilead, thanks.

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  40. I would get The Dragon Variation by Sharon Lee.

    cgclynsg0 at gmail dot com

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  41. Google friend follower #1

    cgclynsg0 at gmail dot com

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  42. Google friend follower #2

    cgclynsg0 at gmail dot com

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  43. Deception by Jonathan Kellerman

    Thanks for the giveaway >^..^<

    bloggyig at gmail dot com

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  44. Worst Case by James Patterson sounds good to me! :)

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  45. Congrats on all the followers!
    I would love Succubus Shadows by Richelle Mead
    throuthehaze at gmail dot com

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  46. follower 1
    throuthehaze at gmail dot com

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  47. follower 2
    throuthehaze at gmail dot com

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  49. Congrats on all of the followers. :) I would love Brideshead Revisited bye Evelyn Waugh.

    I am a follower.

    everlastingpoppy@gmail.com

    I also posted on my blog: http://bookwormbrandy.blogspot.com/2010/03/monday-mission.html

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  50. Congrats on reaching 50 +. I would love to have more book library ProBlogger. Thanks for the opportunity.

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  51. Congratulations! You have a great blog here! I'd love to win a copy of "The Help" by Kathryn Stockett.

    Thank you for a fantastic giveaway!

    ~Amy
    Aimala127@gmail.com

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  52. +2 I'm a follower of your blog!


    ~Amy
    Aimala127@gmail.com

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  53. I would pick Miss.Fortune by Sara Mills.

    melodyj(at)gmail(dot)com

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  54. i'd love to win: Act like a lady, think like a man by steve harvey

    http://www.bookdepository.com/book/9780061728976/Act-Like-a-Lady-Think-Like-a-Man

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  60. I would love to win a copy of Iron King by Julie Kagawa please =)

    +2 follower

    thanks!
    ninefly(at)gmail(dot)com

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  61. I would choose "Toilet Training for Individuals with Autism or Other Developmental Issues".

    mscoffee77(AT)juno(DOT)com

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  62. I would love to win this Thank You for this great giveaway fancyfeet45@earthlink.net

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  63. I'd like to win The Politician by Andrew Young.

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  64. I would like to win Digital Landscape Photography: In the Footsteps of Ansel Adams and the Great Masters. Thank you for the great give-away.

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  65. I would like to replace the book that my puppy chewed - Artists in Crime by Ngaio Marsh

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  66. Hey! I'd love to win The Dark Divine by Bree Despain. I'm a follower of your blog, and my e-mail is bella-on-toast@hotmail.com

    I'm holding a giveaway on my own blog, if you're interested in checking it out: http://paranormal-obsession.blogspot.com

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  67. I'd like to try Manhandled, edited by Austin Foxxe.

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  68. Enter me please!
    New follower +2!

    martina_comes@hotmail.com

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  69. I would like to read the newest Tamara Meyers book

    rhondastrtuehrs at yahoo dot ca

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  70. I'd pick Mediterranean Hot and Spicy. It sounds like a great cookbook.

    +2 New follower.

    bgcchs(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  71. Sorceress by Lisa Jackson is what I would choose.

    tlannan30[at]yahoo[dot]com

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  72. I would love Tim Keller's "Counterfeit Gods."

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  73. I would like A Prairie Home Companion By: Garrison Keillor


    jason(at)allworldautomotive(dot)com

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  74. Blog Follower

    Nickolay

    jason(at)allworldautomotive(dot)com

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  75. I'd love Alice I Have Been by Melanie Benjamin.

    mamie316(at)sbcglobal(dot)net

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  76. Blog Follower # 2

    Nickolay

    jason(at)allworldautomotive(dot)com

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  77. #1 I'm a new follower on GFC.

    mamie316(at)sbcglobal(dot)net

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  78. #2 I'm a follower.

    mamie316(at)sbcglobal(dot)net

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  79. I might get Living and Working in Ireland.

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  80. Sophie Kinsella's Twenties Girl

    lkish77123 at gmail dot com

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  81. For goodness sake! I could have spent all day "browsing" in there! Nice site!
    I think I would select, Big Book of Garden Designs (Big Book Of... (Sunset Books)) (Paperback).

    Good luck with your blog launch and thank you for the opportunity!
    tsue1136 at yahoo dot com

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  82. follow your blog via google friend connect as tsue1136
    entry 1

    tsue1136 at yahoo dot com

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  83. I would like to read The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope
    By William Kamkwamba, By Bryan Mealer after following his blog and reading the excerpt.

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  84. I would love to read Kay Hooper's Blood Ties. Thank you!!

    crystalfaulkner2000 at yahoo dot com

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  85. "The Help" by Kathryn Stockett!

    theyyyguy@yahoo.com

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  86. "Black Friday" by Alex Kava
    She is a very good writer that I have just recently discovered.

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  87. I've been really interested in reading Craig Ferguson's autobiography "American on Purpose," so that would be my top choice right now. Thanks so much for the giveaway, and congrats on exceeding 100 followers!

    gkaufmanss@yahoo.com

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  88. 1. I'm following your blog: guettel78

    gkaufmanss@yahoo.com

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  89. 2. I'm following your blog: guettel78

    gkaufmanss@yahoo.com

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  90. 1. I blogged about the giveaway: http://slavetoacademia.blogspot.com/2010/03/win-book-from-book-depository-at.html

    gkaufmanss@yahoo.com

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  91. 2. I blogged about the giveaway: http://slavetoacademia.blogspot.com/2010/03/win-book-from-book-depository-at.html

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  92. 3. I blogged about the giveaway: http://slavetoacademia.blogspot.com/2010/03/win-book-from-book-depository-at.html

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  93. 4. I blogged about the giveaway: http://slavetoacademia.blogspot.com/2010/03/win-book-from-book-depository-at.html

    gkaufmanss@yahoo.com

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  94. 5. I blogged about the giveaway: http://slavetoacademia.blogspot.com/2010/03/win-book-from-book-depository-at.html

    gkaufmanss@yahoo.com

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  95. id like to read The Mammoth Book of Killers at Large

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  96. 1 following your blog as klp1965

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  97. 2 following your blog as klp1965

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  98. Congrats! I would love Changing Direction by Lenore DeKoven.

    kaleidoscopequeen at gmail dot com

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  99. I'd like the The Love Dare By Stephen and Alex Kendrick

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