I made aÂ pledge earlier that for BBAW I would have book giveaways from small book publishers.Â Here’s the post for it! Coffee House Press – where good books are brewing – was founded in 1984.Â They publish only a few titles a year.Â The staff size is small.Â Coffee House Press is a nonprofit publisher… Continue reading BBAW: Small Publisher Book Giveaways!
Today’s Book Blogger Appreciation Week topic is about the books we discovered through a book blog.Â Here are the some books since the last BBAW that I’ve found through the help of Book Blogs: That Went WellÂ by Terrell Harris Dougan through At Home With Books.Â The review was so catchy I couldn’t help but want… Continue reading Found Books
I have a theory.Â There must be an elf in my house.Â He doesn’t live in the dryer taking socks.Â He hides in the attic, comes out when everyone is asleep, and takes my bookmarks.Â The elf is considerate – he waits until I am done with the book to remove the bookmark. Seriously… I… Continue reading Bookmarks are like Socks
You haven’t met Tess Hilmo yet?Â Well, let me fix that for you. She’s a writer!Â Tess is currently revising her Middle Grade novel, WithÂ A Name Like Love, so her agent can begin submitting it.Â Her blog is all about her journey to publication.Â The agent is a new addition to her adventure.Â Â After you readÂ the… Continue reading Meet Tess Hilmo during Book Blogger Appreciation Week
Â Just a reminder – Book Blogger Appreciation WeekÂ begins tomorrow.Â The celebration of book bloggers is an idea that My Friend AmyÂ came up with last year.Â She did nearlyÂ all of the work herself and it was very well run.Â This year it has it’s own web site and even merchandise to show off your appreciation… Continue reading Book Blogger Appreciation Week September 14th – 18th
It’s almost time!Â Nominations for the Book Blogger Appreciation Week Awards close tomorrow.Â Stop by their site at http://bookbloggerappreciationweek.com/index.php/awardsÂ to show a book blogger or your favorite author a little love.
There are some regularly scheduled writer’s chats over varying topics each week and I don’t often get to attend them.Â During the course of one I recently attended it was mentioned a small publishing house would not be publishing any new books for the remainder of the yearÂ and not accept any new submissions until 2010.Â … Continue reading Economic Crunch for Small Publishers
Book Blogger Appreciation Week is happening again this year!Â In 2009 it will be from September 14th through September 18th.Â BBAW Award nominations are now open until August 14th.Â Many categories are available including Best Book Published (so far) in 2009, Best Name for a Blog, Most Chatty, and Best Published Writer Blog.Â If you’re… Continue reading Book Blogger Appreciation Week In September
Amy from My Friend Amy sent all of the official blog participants these survey questions.Â I thought I’d answer them and share them with you. 1) What is the craziest place you’ve ever read? I suppose the craziest place would be wherever I can take my PDA with me.Â The last year or so I’ve… Continue reading Book Blogging Survey Answers
Congratulations to Laura K for winning an ebook copy of The Duchess by Rhonda Lee.Â Rhonda should be emailing you the ebook soon. Thank you to Rhonda for providing the ebook for the giveaway!