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Be glad in the Lord and rejoice! Psalm 32:11



Friday, September 2, 2011

It's my Blog Anniversary - 3 years of books, fun and friends!

The Winner of the audio set for "Saving CeeCee Honeycutt" by Beth Hoffman is:

Mary Wyatt!

(Winner chosen using Random.org)




Today is the 3rd anniversary of my starting to blog about books!

First of all - a HUGE thank you to all my followers, readers, book buddies and friends! Your encouragement and support make blogging about something I am passionate about - books and reading - a pleasure!

Next - to celebrate this milestone, I will be holding a week of giveaways! From September 2nd to September 9th, each day I will post a different giveaway that readers can enter to win.

And if that wasn't fun enough! At the end of the weeklong festivities, there will be a very special Grand Prize.

Want to know what the prize is?

My good friends at Avon Books have donated at brand new Nook Simple Touch!



Today's giveaway is very special!


Author and friend Beth Hoffman has generously donated a 8-cd audiobook set of her best-selling novel, "Saving CeeCee Honeycutt."


To enter, simply leave your name and email address on a comment below. (For an extra entry, follow me on Google Friends Connect or Networking Blogs!) 

The Winner will be announced tomorrow morning, and all comments will be entered for the Grand Prize drawing on Sept. 9th.

Also -  my good friends at FreshFiction.com are holding two contests to help me celebrate my blog anniversary!  Click on these two links for a chance to win some spectacular, signed books!



http://freshfiction.com/contest.php?id=3694 






Good Luck!  And as always,
 

34 comments:

Beth Hoffman said...

Happy Anniversary, Sharon! You add so much goodness to the book-blogging world!

I'm honored that CeeCee is helping you celebrate too!

Mystica said...

Happy Anniversary !

Sharon's Garden of Book Reviews said...

Thank you Beth, for your generosity and for being such a sweet friend! And thank you, Mystica for being such a regular follower! I appreciate you both!!

Margaret said...

Happy Blogiversary! Thank you for this giveaway! I'll keep my fingers crossed!

Margaret
singitm@hotmail.com

holdenj said...

Happy Third Anniversary! Time really flies!
Thanks!
JHolden955(at)gmail(dot)com

holdenj said...

I am already a GFC follower!
JHolden955(at)gmail(dot)com

dollycas aka Lori said...

I follow you everywhere! lol
CONGRATULATIONS my friend!!!! I am so happy we met in this bloggy world!!!

Lori
dollycas79 at gmail dot com

Marjorie said...

Happy Anniversary and thanks so much for the chance to a super gift. Wow.

cenya2 at hotmail dot com

Debbie Smart said...

Sharon, Congratulations on your 3 year birthday in blogging....didn't know you were SO young! Love your reviews! Deb Smart

whaleyw09 said...

Happy Anniversary!!! You are doing a super job.

whaleyw09@att.net

Coreena McBurnie said...

Happy anniversary and congrats on such a great blog!
coreenamcburnie at gmail dot com

amandawk said...

Thanks for the giveaway! I'm a follower on GFC.
amandarwest atgmaildotcom

Kaye said...

Happy 3rd blogiversary! quite the accomplishment. I'm a follower on GFC.

florida982002[at]yahoo.com

Myra C said...

Happy Blogiversary!!! and thanks for the giveaway


myra0502 at yahoo dot com

Myra C said...

I am a GFC follower Myra C

myra0502 at yahoo dot com

NHR said...

I just discovered you today - as a result of the Fresh Fiction contest page. So ... Congratulations on your Third Anniversary. I am now having fun exploring your blog page. I LOVE books - and I would love to win one of your contests but in the meantime I'm loving your blog page. All the best, Nancy

KindleJoy said...

I am utterly impressed!... and a bit envious since you read books as your daytime job! How wonderful days! (..at least when you're reviewing interesting ones!)
Just found you today and will gladly follow your blog. Happy aniversary! :-)

KIKA said...

Happy anniversary! how wonderful :D

Kika
thebookbluff@gmail.com

Linda Kish said...

Happy Blog-iversary!

lkish77123 at gmail dot com

Linda Kish said...

I am a GFC follower

lkish77123 at gmail dot com

Jinky said...

Happy happy anniversary!! ~I enjoyed that book!! Thanks for the giveaway.

old gfc follower
Jinky
ldsmomof03ATyahooDOTcom

Anonymous said...

Hi, I would love to win this audio book!

Happy Anniversary - I enjoy your blog very much! I follow on NetworkingBlogs.

Mary Wyatt
mwyatt@hotmail.com

Alexis @ Reflections of a Bookaholic said...

Happy 3rd anniversary!

Margay said...

Happy anniversary to a fun and wonderful blog!

Margay1122ATaolDOTcom

Margay said...

I'm a GFC follower

Vidisha said...

Happy anniversary....thanks for the giveaway!!!

gfc follower

vidishamun at gmail dot com

Patricia said...

Happy 3rd Blog Anniversary. Following you on GFC and NWB.
Thanks for the amazing giveaways!

plb1050 at gmail dot com

Peaceful Reader said...

What a fun giveaway! I didn't think I was ever interested in an e-reader until a read 5 chapters of a book on my computer and didn't bat an eye!

mcmholt [at] gmail [dot] com

jacque said...

What a great giveaway and big thanks to avon too! Thx for the chance
twinmomx5 at gmail

Sheila (Bookjourney) said...

Three Years Sharon! SSQQUUEEEE!!!! I am so excited for you! I bring coffee (of course) to go with the cupcakes!


journeythroughbooks@gmail.com

And of course I follow you on Google Friends!

Joni said...

Happy Anniversary. I love your blog and follow you on GFC. Thanks for having the great giveaway.

o2oole(at)verizon(dot)net

LindsayWrites said...

how exciting!!! :) congrats!

americangirlie1991 at yahoo dot com

i have been a follower for awhile! :)

Michele said...

Happy Anniversary!!

Pary Moppins said...

Happy bloggiversary!