For What It's Worth

Thursday, September 9, 2010

And I'm hopping......

First off - yes that's a real rabbit - an Angora. It just makes me laugh so here it is - hope it gives you a chuckle or two also!

The Blog Hop is hosted by Jen from Crazy For Books!

This weeks blog hop question is: Post a link to a favorite post or book review that you have written in the past three months. My review for Bring on the Night by Jeri Smith-Ready. This is not so much my favorite review but it was the hardest to write.  I was one of just a few bloggers given an ARC to this book but it is so twisty - so much of a game changer for the series that I had a difficult time writing a review that didn't spill the "BIG EVENT" of which I was sworn to secrecy and still try to get people to want to read the book. Add in that Jeri is one of my favorite authors and I loved the book....well, it took me over a week to write. Most of my favorite reviews were written well over three months ago so I won't link them here, but if you want to check them out in the archive they are: Willow, Split and Plucker and a few guest reviews - my hubby's review of Mockingjay and Tiger Holland's Sonnet for Team Peeta (you can find Tiger's post in the "Team Peeta" tag cloud on my sidebar.....along with all my Team Peeta quotes)

Follow Friday is hosted by Parajunkee (she also designed my gorgeous header btw)

Parajunkee's question is: e-book or print? Answer - Both. If it's a series I love or I'm pretty sure it's something I'll like I buy the book. I like to own my favorites and be able to flip to my favorite passages whenever I want. You just can't do that with an e-book. However I have a kindle and an iPad and I have read many books I wouldn't have otherwise because they are either free or cheap in that format. It has also helped make room on the bookshelves!

****While your here enter my *500* minion (follower) contest! HERE. I will be picking FIVE winners to receive $10 GC to either Amazon or The Book Depository.****


Enter the Wind Warrior Blog Tour Giveaway! Author Cynthia Roberts has joined with over 100 bloggers for this awesome contest! There are some great prizes up for grabs, including chocalates, jewelry and more!


  1. I wanna hug it and squeeze it and stash that rabbit in my handbag for later!! Ha! Ha!

  2. thats a pretty rabbit. love the name ..reminds me of the sweaters my mom wore when they wore in style

  3. Just stopping by for the Blog Hop. I've got some great giveaways this week. Hope you'll stop by to enter!
    ~Inspired Kathy
    Over The Moon by Diane Daniels.
    The Aristobrats by Jennifer Solow.
    The Maze Runner by James Dashner.

  4. Hahaha it looks like a slipper.

    It takes me ages to write a review as well, and then I spend the next day or two stressing over it!

    Anyway, I'm a new follower :)

  5. Happy Friday!

    I'm stopping by to say hello on the blog hop and follow Friday.

    I'm a old follower. Have a great weekend!!

  6. Happy Hop!! I like your site and I have a hard time reviewing books to where all I want to do is gush but can't because it would give too much away. It all works out in the end. Hope you enjoy your weekend!! I'm yor newest Minion

    Hop by to see my review

  7. Hi!
    Just Hopping by as part of the Blog Hop. Your blog's great so I'm really glad I stumbled across it. I know what you mean about writing reviews without spoilers - such a challenge sometimes!
    I'm your newest follower :).
    Have a lovely weekend and I'm sure I'll be back soon,
    Carly x

  8. Just stopped by for the hop. I love that rabbit! I want one! I checked out your favorite post and left a comment. I hope you have a great weekend!!
    Come find out about my favorite posts:
    A Book Obsession..

  9. Thanks for stopping by my blog!I'm already a follower!

  10. Discovered your blog via the Hop. I'm looking forward to reading your reviews!

  11. Already a follower, but stopped by to read your answers to the Hop and FF!

    CUTE BUNNY! I thought it was fake... ahhh Angoras...

    If you haven't already...
    Please stop by my blog and check out my giveaway!

  12. That is the best bunny picture. ever.
    First hopping, now following!

  13. Stopping by from the hop! I know what it's like to have such enthusiasm for a series of books that you must have more! I'm going to check out Wicked Game. Happy Friday!

  14. Hopping over here from the book blogger hop. Going to check out your Team Peeta link.

  15. Love your blog! So glad I found you... grabbing your button ( : Feel free to come visit..