Daily Archives: August 24, 2009

Elf Envy: Random round up

The quote about Alcatraz that Beth Kephart shared at her blog made me want to read this even more. Thanks Beth!

Just One More Book gets some love from Quill & Quire. Way to go you two!

Look! It’s Mitali of Green Gables!

Take a few minutes to do the Teenreads.com and Kidsread.com 2009 Reader Surveys. Why? Well, because there are prizes my lovelies!

I really really want to read this:

And I don’t have an iphone, but maybe I want one so I can have this:

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(Thanks bookshelf blog for this pic!)

Guess who’s back in town? The kidlitosphere’s own starlet! Welcome back Miss Erin!

James Patterson Books for You!

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*Note: winners for this contest have been selected and contacted. Thanks for participating!*

Are you a Maximum Ride fan? Then you’re in luck! Today you can enter to win a set of 8 James Patterson pageturners. All you need to do is drop off your name in a comment below if you’d like to enter (be sure you’ve left your email for contact purposes). It’s a draw and I’ll announce the winners at the end of September. I know so many teens – and adults too – who are crazy about this series.

Here’s a bit about the latest book, Max, coming in paperback on September 1 / 09.

MAXIMUM RIDE – IF SHE LIVES, THE WORLD LIVES, IT’S THAT SIMPLE.
Still reeling from their most recent adventure, Maximum Ride and the rest of the flock must head out to sea to uncover the secret behind a brand new series of disasters—fish are dying off the coast of Hawaii, hundreds of ships are being destroyed. As if that weren’t enough, they’re also being tracked by a criminal mastermind with, oh yeah, an army of mercenaries. Can the flock save themselves and the ocean, and the world, from utter destruction?

The suspense is killing me :)

So drop off a comment if you’d like to win a great package of books – all of the ones pictured above. Wow!

Note: Only open to US residents who are 13 years old as of today (August 24, 2009).

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