Bookish Odds & Ends

This page is dedicated to all things bookish!

Angie Thomas and I at Charis Books & More in Atlanta, GA
The Hate U Give Book Tour, March 29, 2017



Cultivating You's signed copy.
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YASH Fall 2016 Winnings (October 2016)
Wax by Gina Damico and Signal to Noise by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
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Iron Cast ARC giveaway (October 2016)

Bookmark Swag: Among the Shadows, A Madness So Discreet, The Female of the Species,Summer's Double Edge, Not A Drop to Drink Duology
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Returned Cover Reveal Giveaway Winner (August 2016)
Swag includes Forbidden Postcards, Banished Bookmark (mistakenly covered in pic),
Forbidden Trilogy Post-It  Note Pad & Forbidden Stylus Pen

 
Swag includes: Forbidden Trilogy postcards, bookmarks, and  Post-It  Note Pad & Forbidden Stylus Pen 
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Tales of the Ravenous Reader Giveaway Winner (August 2016)

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YASH Spring 2016 Winnings (April 2016)
My Best Everything by Sarah Tomp

Otherkin Trilogy by Nina Berry
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I discovered and participated in my first Young Adult Scavenger Hunt (YASH) 
earlier this year. Needless to say, I was eagerly awaiting the next one. Though 
I did not win any of the team prizes, I still came out on top. I won seven
individual author giveaways! (October 2015)
MIT inspired LAOUV Tube courtesy of Author Shannon Lee Alexander 
Top of LAOUV Tube
Contents of LAOUV Tube
YASH Fall 2015 Goodies: Signed copies of Orphan's Song by Gillian Bronte Adams, 
The Bargaining by Carly Ann West, and Catch Me When I Fall by Vicki Leigh; 
Personalized/Signed Cartoon by Lance Rubin + Denton's Little Deathdate swag;
 Last Year's Mistake signed bookmark from Gina Ciocca; Nameless postcard & 
Kodiak tattoo; and LAOUV Tube swag
Back of Personalized Cartoon
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 The Young Folks Giveaway Winner (September 2015)
Compulsion for Reading T-shirt, Oak Tree Necklace, Compulsion Postcard, 
Compulsion & Persuasion trinket bookmarks, and a regular bookmark of each title.
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Lockhart Grab Bag compliments of E. Lockhart (August 2015)

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Thank You card and signed bookmarks from Cat Winters in appreciation of an article I emailed to her relating to the 1918 Spanish Influenza. (August 2015)


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Look what awaited me on my doorstep this afternoon! (7/30/15) 
Compliments of Candlewick Press
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Introducing Ingelin Røssland, the first Norwegian YA author, to Cultivating You's Library. School Library Journal Minus Me Giveaway Winner (July 2015)

Such cover beauty! 
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The Glass Arrow second teaser quote giveaway winner (December 2014)
Kristen Simmons included such a sweet thank you card along with the goodies. 

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Teen Read Week Giveaway Winner (October 2013)
Blink T-Shirt and Tote--Courtesy of Blink Books
Back of T-shirt

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Oh, look what just came in the mail today (8/26/13)!! Winner of the YeahYA 
Facebook genre contest from HarlequinTEEN. I say I have plenty of reading to do. (:

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Who cares that I won by default. I got a free book! Of course, I don't feel the least bit of remorse for the giveaway winner who failed to claim this beauty. Courtesy of Vamos a Leer (February Monthly Giveaway, Default Winner 
March 2013)
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                    My new goodies: Crewel hardcover and Bracelet
 Courtesy of Bewitched Bookworms Crewel Giveaway (March 2013)
Bracelet Close-up
Crewel World
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Who loves to receive free books? Me, Me, Me!! Thanks to Capstone's "We're Moving Giveaway,"  I am one of the proud winners of a Graphic Library goody bag. (December 2012)

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Free Teen Boat T-Shirt--Courtesy of the Publisher
Front & Back Pics (June 2012)
                                                                                                          

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When I saw this journal in Borders in 2007, I fell in love. Needless to say, it went home with me. Every time my eyes set upon it, I fall in love all over again. No matter how many journals I purchase and fill in my lifetime, this one will always be my favorite. :-)

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