I am going away for 4 days and don't have any scheduled posts plans. I
just wanted to keep things simple while I'm away. I need to relax for a
few days, so no worrying about whether or not my posts get up on the
In celebration of my first real vacation in 5 years, I've decided to do two things.
1. Have my own read-a-thon.
a long car ride to where I'm going, so I'm thinking I will have
plenty of time to read. And I'm giving myself permission to read just
for fun. If I happen to pick up a review book or decide to review one of
my "just for fun" books afterwards, then so be it. But...I don't have
I am taking with me...
Divergent by Veronica Roth (for sure)
A Thousand Splended Suns
Vampire Knight vol 1 & 2
Kimi no todoke vol 1
whatever I happen to feel like grabbing on the way out my door (I keep changing my mind between a few other YA)
and my Kindle, which has a good amount of books to choose from!
2. A giveaway!
I've decided to give away 3 Kindle ebooks and there will be 3
winners. If I'm in a really good mood when I get back, I may up this to 5 winners, but that depends! You'll have a choice from any of these lovely books:
From those I've read (each has been given a 3/5 and higher from me):
Jeremy Chikalto and the Hazy Souls by T.S. DeBrosse (#1 in series)
Day of Sacrifice: The Prophecy by S.W. Benefiel (#1 in series) (novelette)
She Smells the Dead by E.J. Stevens (#1 in series)
Spirit Storm by E.J. Stevens (#2 in series)
Picture Perfect (Expired Reality novella) by David N. Alderman
Dragon Stones by Kristian Alva (#1 in series)
From those I'm wanting to read:
Collide by Shelly Crane (#1 in series)
Hidden Gem by India Lee
Meant to Be by Tiffany King (#1 in series)
My Blood Approves by Amanda Hocking (#1 in series)
Open Internationally. (will be sent from Amazon.com Kindle store)
Must be 13 years or older to participate.
Closes August 17th, 2011 @ 11:59 PM EST
You MUST fill out the FORM. Comments will not be counted. This is the only fair way for me to hold a giveaway on more than one website.
For extra entries:
You can gain TWO entries for sharing the giveaway in some capacity (twitter, facebook, blog, etc.)
Good luck to everyone!