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Thursday, March 31, 2011

Fool For Books Giveaway Hop - April 1st and 2nd - No Fooling!

Yea! April is finally here, and to celebrate Springtime's arrival I'm participating in the Fool For Books Giveaway Hop this weekend.

This is a fast little hop, and is graciously sponsored by Kathy at I Am A Reader, Not A Writer (http://iamareadernotawriter.blogspot.com) and Belinda at The Bookish Snob (http://thebookishsnob.blogspot.com/).

There are over 200 blogs signed up for this hop, so be sure to check out the others by clicking on the links at the end of this post!

For this Giveaway, I have two special treats for 2 lucky reader/followers!

Package #1:

A copy of The Seven Year Switch by Claire Cook, wrapped up in a bright yellow bandana with lots of cool goodies including a sunny emory board, bookmarks, a cute notebook with pen attached, and a package of sunny happy sunflower seeds!

 Package #2:

A Copy of Deep Down True by Juliette Fay, wrapped up in a gorgeous purple rose bandana with lots of goodies including a flower emory board, bookmarks, a cute little notebook with attached pen, and happy Daisy seeds!


1. Leave a comment with your name and email address here. Indicate which package you'd like to win!

2. Be a follower of my blog. (either Google Friends Connect or Networking Blogs) Be sure to leave a comment to let me know you are following.

3. For an extra entry, become a follower of my gardening blog, A Good Year For The Roses: Sharon's Gardening Blog (http://sharonsgardenblog.blogspot.com/) - be sure to let me know you did here!

That's it! Easy!

 Good luck to everyone! I'll draw for the winners on Sunday morning!


Carrie at In the Hammock Blog said...

thank you for the great contest!! i'd like to win the claire cook package!!

+1 i'm a follower!!

inthehammockblog at gmail dot com

PoCoKat said...

I follow on GFC

I would like the Juliette Fay package.

Thank you!

pocokat At gmail DOT com

Deedles said...

I would love the Claire Cook package.
I follow-GFC

Myra C said...

Great giveaway, thanks!!

Package 1- Claire Cook
GFC follower Myra C

myra0502 at yahoo dot com

Mystica said...

Thanks for giveaway. Package No. 1 pls.GFC follower.


Michelle @ The True Book Addict said...

Please enter me for Package 2. Thanks for the giveaway!

+1 GFC follower


nicolesender said...

gfc follower:nicolesender
I'd love either Package but would prefer #1

nicolesender said...

I'm your first gfc follower on your gardening blog!

A Joyful Chaos said...

Both packages look delightful, I think I'll have to go with package #1 though.

~Mary Ann


debbie said...

I am a gfc follower. I would like package 1.

LuAnn said...

Either package would be great to win!

reading_frenzy at yahoo dot com

I'm a gfc follower

Michele said...

I'd love to win package #1
I'm a GFC follower: Michele
I'm now following your Gardening blog!
rlawrence110 at yahoo dot com

A Joyful Chaos said...

I am a follower.

lindseybousfield said...

Would love to win Deep Down True by Juliette Fay. I'm a follower!


Connie Black said...

Thank you for the chance.
I would love to have either package, but I think the Claire Cook is my favorite.
+1 GFC follower
epblack at zoominternet dot net

melissasmeanderings said...

Thanks for the chance to win...I'd love to read Deep Down True:)

I am a GFC follower of this blog and +1 your gardening blog

mk261274 at gmail dot com

Deborah A. said...

I haven't read either book, so I'd be blissfully happy to win either package. :)

Thanks for the giveaway! I am a follower.


Erinberry said...

Thanks for the giveaway! I'd like to win package #2. I'm a GFC follower (Erinberry)

Erin L.
erinberry12 at charter dot net

Alexis @ Reflections of a Bookaholic said...

Hi, I am an old follower and interested in package #2.


whaleyw09 said...

Hi Sharon,
I would really enjoy either package, but the bandanna on #2 is cool.


whaleyw09 said...

I checked out the gardening blog and became a folower. You make me jealous. I love flowers but don't exactly have a green thumb.

For my 2nd chance I would like the #1 package.

Thanks for the great give aways!!!

redi2adopt said...

GFC follower, I'd look to win package #1. heinzmom at hotmail dot com (i like your background music, very relaxing)

Chi Kittie said...

Thank you for this awesome giveaway. I am a old follower. I would love to have package 1 if I win. :)


librarymom said...

Thanks for the giveaway! I am a GFC follower and I'd love the win the Juliette Fay package.


Alex said...

Great giveaway! I'm a follower and I'd like the first sunny giveaway. :) amazing_alex.0818[at]yahoo[dot]com

Mona said...

Thanks for the giveaway. Both books sound great(and I love the little goodie packages you put together) but if I have to choose, I'll go with DEEP DOWN TRUE.


Mona said...

GFC(Mona Garg)


Mona said...

Follow your gardening blog via GFC(Mona Garg)


CrystalGB said...

What a wonderful giveaway. Thanks for the chance. I am following your blog.

Lisa (Lisa's World of Books) said...

They are beautiful! I would love to win either! I am a follower Lisa McGeen

Lisa (Lisa's World of Books) said...

GFC follower LIsa mCgEEN

Pamela Keener said...

I follow your blog via GFC & Google Reader & would be happy winning either prize.
Love & Hugs,

Hannah said...

Both are beautiful! But I think I like #1, the Claire Cook one, best.


~Hannah (same name on GFC)

~Enamored Soul~ said...

Thank you so much for hosting this amazing giveaway! These prize packs are beyond beautiful - thank you SO very much. Either of those packs would be a blessing to win, but I've been ESPECIALLY looking forward to "Deep Down True" for a while now, so I'd love to win Prize Pack #2.

GFC Follower: Enamored Soul
+1 I am also following. A Good Year For The Roses: Sharon's Gardening Blog (http://sharonsgardenblog.blogspot.com/)

Email: Enamoredsoul(at)gmail(dot)com

Mariee said...

I'd love to win either, the both look great!

GFC - Mariee
marieimy (at) gmail (dot) com

Ms. Dawn said...

I'm a GFC follower of this blog AND you're gardening blog and would love to win the 1st book package!!

Jennifer said...

Great giveaway. Package one is great but either one is fine with me. Both books sound great. GfC follower @Jennifer.
BookNoise at gmail dot com

darkangel_1988 said...

Thanks for the giveaway!
GFC Follower - Memrie
Good Year For The Roses: Sharon's Gardening Blog GFC Follower - Memrie



~ Babs ~ said...

Thanks for the great giveaway love the pics. Please enter me in # 2

Old follower ( Barbara Hightower )

Bhitwr at gmail dot com

Tammy said...

GFC: Tammy
I'd be happy with either package. Thank you!

Blissfulrains said...

Cool giveaway! I hope to win Package #1! Thanks for the giveaway, following via GFC!


Autumn Blues Reviews said...

Thank you for the sweet giveaway! I would like to enter for the Deep Down True by Juliette Fay giveaway.
I am now your GFC follower.

ArtsyBookishGal said...

I would love Package #2! Thank you for this lovely giveaway! :)

Amy // amyismyfriend at aol.com // GFC: ArtsyBookishGal // Twitter: ArtsyBookishGal

Ricki said...

I can't decide - can I enter for both?
I am a GFC follower.

Cathie said...

GFC follower

#1 because my daughter and I love sunflowers!

GFC follow your other blog


goldangel69 said...

I would love Package #2! Thank you for this lovely giveaway! :) but love them both rengold69@yahoo.com

JHS. said...

#2 for me.

GFC follower.


jhsmail at comcast dot net

IandSsmom said...

I would love the Juliette Fay #2!!!

GFC IandSsmom on both blogs!!!


hedgerhousehold said...

What wonderful giveaways!
Follow you on GFC
jenhedger at hotmail dot com

AEKZ2 said...

Hello! My name is Annette and I'm a GFC follower. I'd like either selection.


Carol M said...

I follow on GFC.
I follow your gardening blog.
I would like either package. They both look good!
Thank you!
mittens0831 at aol dot com

Cindy said...

Hi I'm Cindy Macbeth
I'm a GFC follower - Cindy Macbeth
both packages look wonderful you pick
cindymacbeth at gmail dot com

as always ♥ Carol said...

I'm a GFC follower under the name: as always ♥ Carol
Both prizes seem lovely so if I won I would be happy with either one =D thanks for hosting a fool for books giveaway on your blog a long with so many other bloggers.

as always ♥, Carol

captainliss40 said...

I would like either package. I'm a follower. captainliss40(at)gmail(dot)com

xxsquigglesxx said...

Thanks for the giveaway! Please enter me for either pack!


Linda Henderson said...

Thank you for the giveaway. I would like either pack, but if I have to choose I'll pick 2.

GFC follow as seriousreader
GFC follow as seriousreader on your gardening blog.

seriousreader at live dot com

maryjaco1 said...

GFC -Mary J.
Package # 2 please

maryjaco1 said...

Ok 2nd entry-GFC follower- Mary J.

Bella said...

I'd prefer #2 if I won. Thanks for the chance!

GFC - Marie Kacerosky

BellaMarie @ tampabay . rr . com

Mommy_to_7 said...

Would love to win either!They both look great!Thank you for the awesome giveaway!
GFC follower

Julie said...

Follow blog as jelaws5
I would like either package but will go with #1
you have a delightful blog

Chelsea said...

Following you on GFC ;) thank you for the giveaway.. must hop hop if I want to get them all tonight :D my email is swtlilangel4jc at yahoo dot com. MY GFC is Chelsea Rafferty

for the prize I don't know either of those authors.. I'm normally a paranormal junkie so I think I'd be fine with either prize :) really cute packages! :)

missrantsypants said...

I'd love either but 1 is my fave.


Letícia Santos said...

Package #1 :)

GFC: Letícia Santos

Diana said...

Either pack please!

I am a follower via GFC, ladyofnarnia


Mary said...

Following both blogs via GFC.
Thanks for the awesome giveaway!

And either one would be an fantastic prize!

mary_reiss @ hotmail.com