For What It's Worth

For What It's Worth

Friday, August 27, 2010

Are you ready to HOP??

Here we are again....another TGIF and another hop and Follow Friday under our belt.

Blog Hop is hosted by Jen over at Crazy For Books
This week's question is: Do you use a rating system for your reviews and if so, what is it and why? Yes, because I think a lot of people skip the review and head straight to the rating. I know I do....then I go back and read the review. It gives an overall picture of how you felt about a book. The review gives the details. I have struggled with mine though. I rate on a scale of 1-4.Sometimes I rgubj U should go to 5 to give myself more wiggle room but I don't know.....I guess what I have works for now.

Follow Friday is hosted by Parajunkee (wo designed my beautiful header!!)

I have lots of stuff going on here this week so I'll just get to it so you can get hopping!


* I'm co-hosting a HUGE Hunger Games themed giveaway with The Paperback Dolls and Bella from Obsessed! to celebrate the release of Mockingjay!!  Click HERE to enter. Contest ends Sunday 8/29!

* And don't forget to check out all my THG / Mockingjay related posts including my review of  Mockingjay to see how you can earn extra entries to the above contest - HERE


* The challenge continues until August 31st - if you're a blogger then LINK YOUR REVIEWS HERE for a chance to win some amazing prizes! Don't forget to stop by Addicted 2 NovelsKaren's Addictions and All Comsuming Books - Reviews by Tiger - my co-hosts for the event. 

Thanks for stopping by - leave a link so I can hop back and enjoy your weekend!!


  1. Hi there! *waves*

    Hopping over via hop! you blog is looking fantastic! Sometimes I wish my blog design was different! Definitely hopping over soem over time too! Have a lovely weekend! I follow you already!

    Til next time!
    Badass Bookie xx (Lisa)

  2. Hey! Already a follower, just wanted to drop by and say hi. Plus, I like that your rating system is 1-4, it makes it unique! Have a great weekend :).

  3. Karen you are a busy bee! Have a good one..

    I am hopping by from Housewife Blues and Chihuahua Stories to say Hello and have a good weekend....

    jackie ^_^

  4. Hello, just stopping by the blog hop.

    Have a great weekend!

  5. Have a blast hopping to/following new blogs or beginning great books!

    Here is my /Book blogger hop/Follow me/Book Beginnings post! I am an eclectic reader!

  6. I'm just stopping by for the hop. I hope you have a great weekend!

    Be sure to check out my 100 Followers Contest Here: A Book Obsession..

  7. Hi! Happy Friday! Stopping by for the blog hop! Hope you are well!
    Check out for my answer to this week’s blog hop question and a movie clip :)

  8. I write children's books and am your newest minion. Bwa ha ha ha Stop by my place soon. Love to have you.:)

  9. Old follower. Saying Hi and be sure to check out my weekly meme of book review of the week-->

  10. Just hopping by. I do that too (check the rating before I read the review). Great blog.

  11. Happy Follow Friday!

    I'm stopping by to say hello. I'm now a follower.

    Have a great weekend!!

  12. Wanted to let you know that I awarded you the "One lovely Blog Award" at

    Have a great weekend!

  13. Just hopping by...enjoy your weekend and your events.

    You'll find me here:

  14. Hey there! Just hopping by! If you have a chance, stop by The Wormhole and check out my 300 follower giveaway! Happy reading – have a great weekend!

  15. Thanks for this post!

    Bill ;-)
    Author of "Back to the Homeplace"
    and forthcoming "The Homeplace Revisited" Spring 2011

  16. Hopping by the see what's new. Enjoy the rest of your weekend!