Bibliophiles ‘R’ Us

I’m a contest junkie

Posted on: February 26, 2009

Contests are like heroin to me–very addictive, although I have no chance of dying from them.  Today, over at Bitten By Books, there’s another contest going on.  If you haven’t visited Bitten By Books before, I suggest you do so.  Not only do you get to enter uber awesome contests, you get to learn a lot about the different authors who are interviewed there.  Also, if you’re uncertain about a certain book, the ladies at BBB also do book reviews, so you can read up on the many books they’ve reviewed over there to see if anything interesting catches your eye.  Plus, who can go wrong with a free book??  In these hard economic times, the generosity these authors show is overwhelming to me.  I’m really very grateful that they are offering these great prizes, even if I don’t win.  I get to know that someone is excited and grateful to receive something, and that makes me feel good too.

Anyway, the contest over at BBB is for Night of the Loving Dead by Casey Daniels.  Head on over and try to get you the sole copy up for grabs!  Here’s the link:

In other news, I received two pieces of email today that totally made my day.  The first was from Shannon K. Butcher, the author of Burning Alive: The Sentinel Wars, the book that mysteriously showed up in my mailbox yesterday.  She assured me that due to the circumstances, the book is definitely legit, and I have no worries of any crazy stalkers trying to win me over with the arrival of a free book.  I was surprised that she emailed me, to say the least.  I had no idea that my blog would solicit an answer that quickly.  Due to the lack of responses, I didn’t think many people see what I blog about.  It’s nice to see that someone has visited me.  The other email was from BBB.  I won a set of Night Life and Pure Blood from Caitlin Kittredge!  That’s really awesome for me, since I’ve said before that I don’t have any money to quench my brain munchie thirst for books.  I’m in heaven right now, lol.

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