Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Literary Giveaway Blog Hop - CLOSED

***Congratulations to April the Literate winner of the giveaway!!! Thanks to all who entered! 

 Welcome to the Literary Giveaway Blog Hop!

Between February 8th - 12th Judith over at Leeswammes' Blog will be hosting the Literary Giveaway Blog Hop. There are over 40 different book blogs, all offering one or more giveaways of books or bookish items participating. All books will be literary (non)fiction or something close to that. Follow the links at the bottom of this post to find the other participating blogs. This is my first time participating and I'm quite excited!!!

My Giveaway:

As part of the blog hop my giveaway is The Burgess Boys by Elizabeth Strout. As an avid reader, I tend to be the book depository for my family - when they finish reading a book, they give it to me...therefore, I end up with way more books than I will ever possibly find the time to read. So, you, my readers get to reap the benefits.

To enter (CLOSED):
  • Leave a comment below & be sure to include your email address.
  • Giveaway is open to US residents only.
  • For an extra entry - tweet about the giveaway.
  • You MUST include email address or entry will be invalid.
  • Giveaway will end at midnight EST, February 12th. 
  • I will contact winner and they will have 2 days to respond or I will pick a new winner.
Good luck!!!


Don't forget to visit the other participants!!!

Linky List:
  1. Leeswammes
  2. Seaside Book Nook
  3. Booklover Book Reviews
  4. Biblionomad
  5. Laurie Here
  6. The Well-Read Redhead (US/CA)
  7. River City Reading
  8. GirlVsBookshelf
  9. Ciska's Book Chest
  10. The Book Stop
  11. Ragdoll Books Blog
  12. Nishita's Rants and Raves
  13. Lucybird's Book Blog
  14. Reading World (N-America)
  15. Journey Through Books
  16. Readerbuzz
  17. Always With a Book (US)
  18. 52 Books or Bust (N.Am./UK)
  19. Guiltless Reading (US/CA)
  20. Book-alicious Mama (US)
  21. Wensend
  22. Books Speak Volumes
  23. Words for Worms
  24. The Relentless Reader
  25. A Lovely Bookshelf on the Wall (US)
  1. Fourth Street Review
  2. Vailia's Page Turner
  3. The Little Reader Library
  4. Lost Generation Reader
  5. Heavenali
  6. Roof Beam Reader
  7. Mythical Books
  8. Word by Word
  9. The Misfortune of Knowing
  10. Aymaran Shadow > Behind The Scenes
  11. The Things You Can Read (US)
  12. Bay State Reader's Advisory
  13. Curiosity Killed the Bookworm
  14. Lizzy's Literary Life
  15. Books Can Save a Life (N. America)
  16. Words And Peace (US)
  17. The Book Club Blog


  1. This is one I have not read yet! Thanks for a great giveaway :)

  2. Thank you so much for the giveaway! kessna6 at gmail dot com

  3. Thank you! Mcstone84 at gmail dot com

  4. I've been wanting to read this one! StacieleATnetinsDOTnet

  5. This is on my TRL. Thanks for being part of the Hop. Thanks also for this opportunity.
    Carol L
    Lucky4750 (at) aol (dot) com

  6. This one looks great! Thanks for hosting the giveaway!

    thesteadfastreader at gmail dot com

  7. thanks for your wonderful giveaway. saubleb(at)gmail(dot)com

  8. Sounds fascinating. Thanks. elliotbencan(at)hotmail(dot)com

  9. This one sounds great!
    Thanks for the chance!
    mmafsmith AT gmail DOT com

  10. Thanks for the chance! I've had this book on my radar for a while and would love to read it. :) Happy Literary Blog Hop!

    I tweeted:

    Email: kristinshafel [at] gmail [dot] com

  11. I liked this book a lot, but read it as an ARC, so I would love to have my own copy! Thanks! (lauriec AT baystatera DOT com)

  12. Thanks for hosting another terrific book giveaway, Kristin! I'll add it to my list of giveaways on my blog. :)


  13. Thanks for the giveaway! I recently read Olive Kitteridge in my book club and Elizabeth Strout is a master storyteller. Great choice!

  14. What a great giveaway. Thank you so much for the opportunity.

    mauback55 at gmail dot com

  15. Thanks for the chance!!

    ann [dot] m [dot] vuong [at] gmail [dot] com

  16. I loved her first book and haven't read this one yet! thebookwheelblog(@)gmail(.)com

  17. It's so great to see this book in the blog hop. I hear it's exceptional, I'd love to win a copy. Thanks.


    I also tweeted a link to this blog post:

    Good luck everyone.

  18. I've heard of that book, but I haven't had the chance to read it yet! Thanks for the giveaway. :)

  19. I have heard great things about this book

    Josiehink122026 at gmail dot com

  20. Just stopping in from the hop to say hi! I've read this one. I love this author, so you don't have to enter me, but it's a great book for the giveaway!

  21. I have heard this book is great. I would love to read it.

    videoclimber (AT) yahoo (DoT) com

  22. Thanks for the chance to win. I tweeted about the giveaway too!
    email: tanya{at}momssmallvictories{dot}com

  23. Thanks

    bn100candg at hotmail dot com

  24. Thanks for having the giveaway.


  25. I've heard great things about this book; thanks for offering it in this hop. michelle_willms at yahoo dot com

  26. I've been wanting to read something by this author. Thanks for the giveaway! curlygeek04 at gmail com

  27. I've been wanting to read this! Thanks

  28. Thanks for joining the hop. I hope you have a lot of fun!

  29. Thanks for the giveaway, I have been wanting to read The Burgess Boys!!

  30. Nothing is better than a book giveaway! Excited about all the participants, such a fun idea!

  31. Thanks for the giveaway. This sounds like a good book.

    mia at jacobsracing dot com

  32. Thanks for the giveaway! This book looks great.

  33. This book has been on my wish list forever, thank you so much for the chance to finally read it!


  34. I would love to win a copy of this one :D Thanks!!

  35. Please include me in this great contest -- my contact info is shamy at post dot harvard dot edu

  36. This is at the top of my Wish LIst!! I love great storytelling.


  37. I'd love to read this one! Thanks for the chance!

    toadacious1 at yahoo dot com

  38. I love Elizabeth Strout and would love to win this one! Thanks for the giveaway :)


  39. I would love to win this book! Thanks so much for the opportunity!

    texaggs2000 at gmail dot com

  40. I read the description for this book and it sounds pretty interesting. It's very nice of you to offer it as a giveaway. Thank you.

    Liglesias3 [at] gmail [dot] com


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