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Giveaways: An ABC Book of Loanwords from the Americas | Linda Boyden
194 posts | 3 read | 1 to read
Presents an alphabet book containing English words taken from other cultures of North, South, and Central America and Hawaii.
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BethM
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The first person to correctly guess how many physical books I‘m packing on my trip to Canada will win a bag of maple coffee or tea from up there. This vacation is a fishing vacation and I‘ll likely have less than 5 total hours of reading time over 9.5 days. Annnnndddsd GO!

monalyisha 6 books! 5d
litenthusiast 2 books! 5d
brilliantglow Our maple coffee is pretty frigging good lol 5d
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BethM Keep guessing folks- no winner yet! 5d
BethM @CaliforniaCay you got it! Coffee or tea ? 5d
emz711 3! 5d
CaliforniaCay Wow lucky guess Haha. Coffee please! Thanks for such a cool giveaway 🤩 5d
BethM @CaliforniaCay you‘re welcome! It will probably be mailed out June 4 when im@back. Send me your address to bethmkaiser at gmail dot com . 5d
tournevis Not participating, I just need to go to Loblaws to buy maple coffee and tea, and I suggest you go there to get yours, and have fun on your trip! 5d
CouronneDhiver Welcome! I hope you have a great time 🇨🇦 5d
BethM @CouronneDhiver thanks! We come up every year for the last 10 years💕 @tournevis I‘m not sure I‘ve ever seen one of those. We‘ll be in NW Ontario- and hour from any sort of civilization, and once we leave Fort Frances we actually don‘t hit another actual city. 5d
Texreader Three 5d
RavenLovelyReads Imma guess 5! 5d
ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled 6!! (And this is an awesome giveaway) 5d
ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled Aw, dang - I was too late - but still, great giveaway and cool idea 😂 5d
tournevis @BethM Great Canadian Superstore are the same chain. 5d
CaliforniaCay Done! 2d
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Soubhiville
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At #LitsyATXReadersSociety‘s first meeting, we all brought some books to trade! Here‘s what was up for grabs! Can everyone tag the book(s) they took in the comments? We had a pretty wide selection!

Soubhiville All of the leftovers were donated at the friends of the library store! 📚📚📚 1mo
jpmcwisemorgan I selected one because I‘m always on the lookout for books for the younger readers I know so that‘s 1mo
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jpmcwisemorgan And because you said kinky and I feel like there needs to be more #LitsyAfterDark reading 1mo
Felso I selected Anthem, haven‘t read any Ayn Rand yet. 😮 Always been on my radar. (edited) 1mo
Sg1224 I took home 🧐😎 1mo
alysonwrites And also this one because the jacket flap mentions “whiskey-swilling genies.” 😜😂 1mo
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goodbyefrancie
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Congratulations on 50,000, @TheSpineView ! What a great giveaway. #50KLoveLitsy How fun!

TheSpineView Good luck! 3mo
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LitsyHappenings
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Repost for @Mitch :
I recently passed 100K Litfluence & wanted to say thank you to you all! One of my reading goals this year is to try to finish some of the series I‘ve started reading, so let me help you finish a series too!

Repost, #completetheseries & tag me - tell me what the next book is in a series that you‘d like to finish. I‘ll pick a random entry and send you some books and bookish treats!

Closing date March 14th. Open to everyone!

Mitch Thanks for the repost! 👏🏼💕👏🏼 3mo
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Mitch
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I recently passed 100K Litfluence & wanted to say thank you to you all! One of my reading goals this year is to try to finish some of the series I‘ve started reading, so let me help you finish a series too!

Repost, #completetheseries & tag me - tell me what the next book is in a series that you‘d like to finish. I‘ll pick a random entry and send you some books and bookish treats!

Closing date March 14th. Open to everyone!

AmyG Thank you @Mitch. And congrats on your milestone 🎉 3mo
Mitch @AmyG my pleasure ...I‘m looking forward to seeing peoples choices, and of course, then growing my own TBR! 3mo
Schnoebs Congrats!!! That‘s such a great milestone to achieve 😍😍😍 3mo
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julesG Congratulations!!! 3mo
squirrelbrain Congratulations! 🎉👍 3mo
catebutler Congrats! 🎉 3mo
Mitch @Schnoebs and such a reflection of the 100s of new reading buddies I have! 💕🙏💕 3mo
rachelk Congratulations! 🎊 3mo
LeahBergen Ooooo! What a fun giveaway! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 Let me think..... 🤔 3mo
Riveted_Reader_Melissa Congratulations! 🎉 3mo
Soubhiville Oh fun! I‘m going to need to think on it too... Congratulations! 3mo
Kalalalatja Fun! Congrats 🙌 3mo
DGRachel Congrats on the milestone! 3mo
CouronneDhiver Woohoo! That‘s very generous of you. I don‘t read series, so I won‘t create an entry. Just popped by to say you‘re awesome 😊 3mo
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego Whoop whoop! Congrats! 🥂 3mo
SW-T Congrats! 3mo
erzascarletbookgasm Congrats on your milestone! 👍 3mo
Laughterhp Congrats on your milestone! Great idea for a giveaway! 3mo
JHSiess Congrats! 3mo
Traci1 Congratulations! 3mo
wanderinglynn Congrats! 🎉🙌🏻🎊🙌🏻 3mo
britt_brooke 🙌🏻🙌🏻 3mo
Kdgordon88 Congrats!! 3mo
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laur89
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Half of the books have been re-homed, and the other half are still up for grabs!

See my original post for details! #ShelfAwarenessGiveaway

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laur89
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Edit: Ended!

In an effort to #cleartheshelves, I went through some books and figured out which ones I‘ll never touch/read again.

Offering them to Littens before donating them! Please share and repost, tagging the book you would like. Don‘t forget to add the #ShelfAwarenessGiveaway and @ me!

USA only- I will pay shipping! 📬

@Whimsical.Curiosity @akckitty @madamereadsalot1 @Rachel.Rencher @EH2018 @KatieDid927 @LitsyHappenings

#giveaway

KatieDid927 Thanks for tagging me but I‘m good on these titles. I‘ll repost for ya! 4mo
Whimsical.Curiosity How exciting!!! You've already given me so much but I'll repost to get it shared 💕💕💕 4mo
EH2018 Fitness junkie looks interesting! I will share for you too. Thanks for tagging me! 😊 4mo
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laur89 @KatieDid927 @Whimsical.Curiosity You‘re the best for sharing!! Feels good to get some books off the shelf! @EH2018 You‘re welcome! I have your address from a past swap, so don‘t worry about that. 😊😊😊 4mo
EH2018 Thanks so much @laur89 4mo
kmshaffer Reposted!! Would love to read I Am Number Four 😊📚 4mo
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SilversReviews
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Click on the ENTER HERE link below to enter the TWO giveaways.

ENTER HERE: https://bit.ly/2QMsikN

AS BRIGHT AS HEAVEN by Susan Meissner

THE CHEF‘S SECRET by Crystal King

Good Luck!!

Eggs Thanks for the opportunity! 5mo
SilversReviews @Eggs 😍 Good Luck!! 5mo
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inthegreensandblues
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Thanks for doing a giveaway, Amy! @bookish_wookish This book looks like so much fun. 🤩 I'm starting As Death Draws Near by Anna Lee Huber today, so it will be my first completed in 2019! #newyearnewreadgiveaway

bookish_wookish Thanks for entering!! 🎆🎇 5mo
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TheSpineView
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@gradcat #BrithdayGiveaway

Happy Birthday!🎂🎉🎈Thanks for celebrating with a giveaway!

1. I enjoyed Honour the Dead set in Italy at Lake Como. So surprised at the ending.
2. I mix pineapple and orange juice together with Sprite or sparkling water for a fruity drink with fizz. My grand kids love it.

gradcat Thanks so much for entering!! 5mo
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SilversReviews
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Ready for some January and February GIVEAWAYS?

You can get a head start on your 2019 TBR!!

Stop by the GIVEAWAYS tab on my blog and enter today.

https://bit.ly/2QMsikN

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GatheringBooks
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Last chance to join our our Literary Voyage Around the World giveaway. Just REPOST and share how many countries you visited this year through books and you automatically get a chance to win any of these titles. Guesstimate is fine! Open internationally. Indicate which book (#1 to #6) you prefer. Just tag @GatheringBooks and hashtag #LitWorld2018GB. Last day to repost today! Do share! #BookGiveaway! #PayingItForward! #FreeBooks

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Tianarose
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I‘ve been to 7 countries through books this year. (13 if you count imaginary countries/lands.) Thanks for this unique giveaway opportunity
@GatheringBooks #litworld2018gb

GatheringBooks nice!!! :) thanks for reposting! :) 6mo
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GatheringBooks
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We are giving away 6 books for our Literary Voyage Around the World Reading Challenge. Just REPOST and share how many countries you visited this year through books and you automatically get a chance to win any of these titles. Guesstimate is fine! Open internationally. Indicate which book (#1 to #6) you prefer. Just tag @GatheringBooks and hashtag #LitWorld2018GB. Open until 15 December 2018! Do share! #BookGiveaway! #PayingItForward! #FreeBooks

Tianarose Do imagined worlds count (Narnia, middle earth...etc) 6mo
GatheringBooks @Tianarose that‘s a good question! perhaps the country/ethnicity of the author of those fantasy worlds, then. :) 6mo
gradcat @Tianarose I love that question 😂 6mo
Tianarose @gradcat thanks! I figured it was valid, don‘t even get me started on Alternate realities... I‘ve been to at least 5 versions of the USA 6mo
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amb
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Last day to enter my giveaway!
@amb #litsymademe5k
Three winners will get to choose 6 books from these piles.

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KatieCarpenter
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Unfortunately, the pic only shows up to 25! But I did write down all 40! Now I have even more books I want to read in 2019. Yikes.
@LibrarianRyan #40in2019TBR

LibrarianRyan I know that feeling well. 👍🏻⭐️😁🤓 6mo
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AmyG
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Thank you @Schnoebs for your #9DaysofLitmas giveaway and congrats on your milestone!!!

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EadieB
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@Chrissyreadit Here‘s the list of my giveaways:
Take one - take all!

Indelible by Karin Slaughter
Fall of Giants by Ken Follett
Step on a Crack by Patterson
Mortal Causes by Ian Rankin
The Black Book by Ian Rankin
Hunting Eve by Iris Johansen
Don‘t Look Twice by Harlan Coben
Harbor Nocturne by Joseph Wambaugh
Hollywood Moon by Joseph Wamburgh
Point Blank by Catherine Coulter
The Broken Window by Jeffrey Deaver
The Night Villa by Carol Goodman

TrishB Look at the way Fall of Giants sticks out! Definitely a #chunkster @Cinfhen 6mo
EadieB @TrishB Definitely a chunkster! I‘ll check your TBR and see if I have something for you! 6mo
Cinfhen OMG!!!! @TrishB #BigBookMonitor Alert 🚨🚨🚨 @minkyb and I actually read that whole series!!!!! It was before my adult ADD began 😜 6mo
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Cinfhen Are u back to giving away books, Eadie!?!?! The first 300 from the summer wasn‘t enough?!? 😂😂 6mo
TrishB Thanks! I wasn‘t hinting! 6mo
TrishB @Cinfhen 😂😂 I loved this series! 6mo
EadieB @Cinfhen You caught me! I still have 400 of those 700 left! 6mo
EadieB @TrishB I didn‘t think you were hinting but you have been chosen! lol 6mo
TrishB Thank you 😊 6mo
Chrissyreadit Karen Slaughter please! I don‘t know the others... 6mo
Bklover Is Broken Window or The Night Villa still available? 6mo
minkyb @Cinfhen You definitely get your money‘s worth with Ken Follett! Has he ever written anything under 1,000 pages? 6mo
Andrew65 Some great reads! 6mo
Chrissyreadit @EadieB - I did have Fall of Giants on my TBR! I did not remember that - for some reason I thought I had it. You rock ! 6mo
EadieB @Chrissyreadit ok I‘ll mail them tomorrow. I got your address 6mo
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mreads
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Congratulations! 😀 and Thanks for the giveaway @Schnoebs. #9DaysofLitmas

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JoScho
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Congrats on your Litfluence @Schnoebs and thanks for the awesome giveaway opportunity #9daysoflitmas ❤️🎄❤️

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taraWritesSci
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@Schnoebs is doing a #9DaysofLitmas giveaway and that tag just makes my day! Congrats on the Litfluence!

I also agree that #Litsy is 100% the best social media platform when it comes to the community. Wonderful people who improve (okay, bloat) my bookshelves with all the amazing insight and recommendations. 💛📚

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InBooksILive
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@jmofo what a fun giveaway! #LasagnaHogGiveaway

Some funny words.. I love when Irishmen say arse, quietscheenchen means rubber duck in german, krankenhaus is hospital in German, and fart means speed in Danish, Norwegian and Swedish 😊

jmofo @InBooksILive thanks for playing! 6mo
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Bklover
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Happy Birthday Barbara!! @BarbaraTheBibliophage is having a giveaway to celebrate her birthday! Make sure to check it out and don‘t forget to visit her blog!
#BibliophageGiveaway2018

BarbaraTheBibliophage I‘ve been sidetracked—sorry. Thanks SO MUCH for sharing! 💙 7mo
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KatieCarpenter
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Oh my gosh pleaseeeeee! 🎉🎉
This is my favorite book series. You are amazing ❤️❤️

#OctHPGiveaway @wanderinglynn

wanderinglynn Thanks for entering! ☺️ 7mo
KatieCarpenter Thanks for doing this!!! @wanderinglynn (edited) 7mo
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starlight97
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My favorite birthday activity is gathering with all my friends to celebrate 🍻🎂🎁🎈
Thanks for the #birthdaygiveaway @Ddzmini 😊
#birthdaysurprise

Ddzmini Friend always make a birthday better 😋 8mo
starlight97 @Ddzmini definitely 😊 8mo
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TheSpineView
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#philosophia @sisilia

Congrats on your new business! Wishing you tons of success. I love stationary so I'll be checking out your site.😊

sisilia Thank you so much 😍 8mo
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TheSpineView
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#3333Giveaway @TheReadingMermaid

Congrats on your milestone and thank you for doing this giveaway.

Author: Michener
Genre: Science fiction
Color: Purple

TheReadingMermaid Thank you for entering sweetie and good luck 😘 8mo
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tdrosebud
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Wow!!! Congrats on your milestone!!
1. Agatha Christie
2. Historical fiction, mystery
3. All the colors! Depends on the mood. Currently it is turquoise.
#3333Giveaway @TheReadingMermaid

TheReadingMermaid Thank you for entering good luck sweetie 😘 8mo
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REPollock
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Congratulations @MicheleinPhilly on 75,000!

This is my desk‘s bookshelf. The tiny shelves have journals, tarot books/cards, and 1st editions by Sadakichi Hartmann. The long top shelf is TBRs (& hats, & a typewriter in a case). Thanks for the #giveaway!!! #ShowMe

MicheleinPhilly Gorgeous desk! Thanks for entering! 8mo
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SilversReviews
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Stop by the GIVEAWAYS TAB on my blog for these new giveaways.

http://silversolara.blogspot.com

You can enter now or on the date indicated.

1. THE LOST CAROUSEL OF PROVENCE - 9/19

2. THE KENNEDY DEBUTANTE - 9/25

3. WHAT SIMON DIDN‘T SAY - 10/3

4. BEDSIDE MANNERS - 10/14

Best of Luck if you enter.

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TheSpineView
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@Trashcanman #randomgiveaway

Thanks for hosting this very wonderful, very random giveaway.😊

Trashcanman Thank you for entering 😊 9mo
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Nessavamusic
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Thanks for this chance @kellyann28 I would be interested in the Rom Com! #BlindBookGiveaway #giveaway

kellyann28 Thanks for entering! Good luck 😍 9mo
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TheSpineView
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@kellyann28 #blindbookgiveaway

Thanks for doing this cool giveaway! They all sound interesting but my favorite is Rom Com.

kellyann28 Thanks for entering! Good luck to you! 🤩 9mo
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Kdgordon88
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Thanks @Schnoebs for that chance at your mystery giveaway. I love surprises! #csgiveaway

Schnoebs Thanks for entering 😉 9mo
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TheSpineView
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#csgiveaway @Schnoebs

Thanks for doing such an awesome giveaway. I love anything mysterious. ❤

Schnoebs Love that you‘re excited for it as good luck! 9mo
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KatieCarpenter
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@Schnoebs is doing a giveaway! Thanks, friend! You are awesome!!! ❤️❤️❤️ #CSGiveaway

Schnoebs Thanks 😍 happy to see you entered! 9mo
KatieCarpenter Thanks for doing it! You are awesome! ❤️ 9mo
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TrishB
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Congrats @Mitch
My description - rapid, life saving, daily event 😁
#50kreadinglifegiveaway

Kalalalatja Your description is spot on 🙌🙌🙌 9mo
Caroline2 😆 Yes!! 9mo
Mitch Life saving - yep! Thanks for taking part @TrishB 🙏 9mo
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SilversReviews
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Giveaways in August at Silver‘s Reviews - I will have a reminder post on the day of the giveaway.

1. GOOD LUCK WITH THAT - 8/9
2. FOUR FUNERALS AND MAYBE A WEDDING - 8/9
3. UP FROM FREEDOM - 815
4. THE HOUR OF THE FOX - 8/16
5. VOX - 8/22
6. MOURNING DOVE - 8/23
7. GUESTS ON SOUTH BATTERY - 8/29

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SilversReviews
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Giveaways coming up in August on my blog.

Stop by my blog now and check the GIVEAWAYS TAB or wait for the posts to go live. Http://silversolara.blogspot.com

Dates for giveaways are:

August 9 - 16 - GOOD LUCK WITH THAT by Kristan Higgins

August 15 - August 22 - UP FROM FREEDOM by Wayne Grady

August 22 - August 29 - VOX by Christina Dalcher

Photo created in the PhotoCollage app.

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CatLass007
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Thank you, @Libby1 for this giveaway! I would like Book B, The Essex Serpent.

OK folks, here‘s your chance to win a book!

Libby1 Good luck! 10mo
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olivia.ferz
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Yay! It's Giveaway time!!!
Thanks @Literary_Siren for hosting the #5001giveaway !

Literary_Siren You‘re entered! 🖤 11mo
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Literary_Siren
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I‘m thinking of doing a giveaway when I reach #5kLitfluence but I don‘t have any idea on how to go about it! Can someone give me some advice?

JoScho Just pick a hashtag that you can easily search and some people write down names and draw out of a hat. I made a list of everyone who entered my giveaway and numbered it then used a random number generator to select the winners. 11mo
Literary_Siren @JoScho awesome! Thanks so much! 11mo
JoScho Of course. Just make sure the hashtag is unique so you can make sure you don‘t miss anyone. 😊 11mo
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LoverofLit You're only 40 points away. Congrats! 👏 11mo
MelissaSue81 I am almost to 10k, and have been wondering the same thing. Also don‘t know what to give away? 11mo
Avanders Also tag @LitsyHappenings so it can be reposted, if you like ☺️ 11mo
Literary_Siren @MelissaSue81 same here. I‘m going to have to go through my books and bookish goodies. 11mo
Literary_Siren @Avanders thank you! I‘ll do that. 11mo
LiterRohde @Literary_Siren & @MelissaSue81: I did my first giveaway recently - #InspirationalGiveaway - if you haven‘t seen it. Maybe some ideas there. The top post has a link to the online spinner I used. I feel funny even saying “Hey, go look at what I did!” So, ignore all this if you want. 11mo
corycatelyn I'm planning my first giveaway too so this is relevant to me 😊 11mo
Dragon 👍😀🎉 11mo
Literary_Siren @corycatelyn awesome! I‘ll keep my eye out for it! 11mo
Literary_Siren @LiterRohde thank you!! 11mo
Literary_Siren @Dragon 😊😊 11mo
DivineDiana 👏🏻📚👏🏻 11mo
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2BR02B
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Thank you so much for the giveaway, @britt_brooke! You are part of what makes Litsy so fantastic. 💕

#250kgiveaway

britt_brooke Thanks a bunch - and so are you! Thanks for entering! 💚🤞🏻 11mo
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clconn17
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Thanks for doing a giveaway @britt_brooke !
🎉🎊🎈#250kgiveaway

britt_brooke Thank you! And thanks for entering! 💚🤞🏻 11mo
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clconn17
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Thanks for doing a giveaway @Eggs !
1. I would pick Fangirl and How to Find Love in a Bookshop
2. Favorite snack is popcorn!
#65kgiveaway

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clconn17
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I would choose stack #4! Thanks for doing a giveaway @Cinfhen !
#shelfspacegiveaway

Cinfhen With pleasure!!! Good luck ☘️ 12mo
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SquidgetsRoom
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TheReadingMermaid Thanks for entering 🤘🏻 12mo
CoverToCoverGirl You party animal! 😂 12mo
SquidgetsRoom Thanks for the opportunity @Syndelle777 I think it might be the 1st giveaway I‘ve entered here! Party animal?! 😂📚🎶 Maybe to read lol but that‘s about it! 12mo
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SilversReviews
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You are welcome to stop by my blog for these upcoming giveaways.

GIVEAWAYS:

BEST BEACH EVER by Wendy Wax - May 22 or in the GIVEAWAYS TAB on my blog.

LITTLE BIG LOVE by Katy Regan - June 10 or in the GIVEAWAYS TAB on my blog.

MERMAID by Christina Henry - June 14 or in the GIVEAWAYS TAB on my blog.

GOOD LUCK WITH THAT Kristan Higgins - August 9 or in the GIVEAWAYS TAB on my blog.

Silver‘s Reviews
http://silversolara.blogspot.com

SilversReviews You need to click on "View Web Version" to see the Giveaways Tab. ? 12mo
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Cosyreader
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Congratulations @Soubhiville on your achievement and thank you for the amazing giveaway! 💛🎉#57sGiveaway

Soubhiville Thanks for entering! Good luck! 12mo
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RebelReader
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Congrats @Soubhiville 🍾📚❤️🎉🎊
#57sGiveaway

Soubhiville Thanks for entering! Good luck! 12mo
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