Essay Reading Challenge:
Children’s Book Week:
~ Shelly at Write for a Reader has had lots of great posts this week in honor of Children’s Book Week: giveaways, author guest posts, and tons of reviews. The giveaway links are in her right sidebar, so check them out.
~ Nicole at Linus’s Blanket reviews Nine Lives: Death and Life in New Orleans by Dan Baum. Sounds like a book full of wonderful stories!
~ Stephen King has listed his suggested summer reads at Entertainment Weekly. He suggests everything from Dickens to Jodi Picoult.
~ Win a copy of Best Intentions by Emily Listfield at Popin’s Lair. The book blog world is buzzing about this one – I would really like to get my hands on a copy!
~ J. Kaye always has a ton of giveaways – scroll down to the bottom of the page, and click on the button that says Current Giveaways.
~ Jenn is giving away over 20 of her favorite books in honor of her 200th post!
~ Kelly at The Novel Bookworm is giving away a book a day in May!
~ Lisa at Books on the Brain is giving away three copies of Belong to Me by Marisa de los Santos – another fabulous read!
~ A Reader’s Respite is giving away a copy of The School of Essential Ingredients by Erica Bauermeister. I loved this book – so make sure and enter so you can read it, too!
~ You can win Made in the U.S.A. by Billie Letts at Peeking Between the Pages.
~ Chartroose is holding a very generous giveaway in honor of Children’s Book Week: The Borrowers series by Mary Norton and the Uglies series by Scott Westerfeld.
~ If you’re on Twitter, you’ll want to check out this list to find out which of your favorite authors are tweeting, too.
~ Win Hotel for Dogs at 5 Minutes for Giveaways.