It’s Book Blogger Appreciation Week!

This week is Book Blogger Appreciation Week! BBAW celebrates the community of book bloggers — its theme this year is A Treasure Chest of Infinite Books and Infinite Blogs, because we find so many interesting new books to read through book blogs.  That has certainly been true for me.  This virtual event includes daily blogging…

This Week’s Hop: Favorite Reviews

The subject of this week’s Crazy-for-Books blog hop is an easy one — we’ve been asked to link to our favorite book reviews or posts. Here are two favorite reviews: Fahrenheit 451 — this was such an amazing book it gave me so much to think and write about.  I also learned more about Ray…

How I Read: A Survey

Amused by Books recently posted this survey, and I thought it had some good questions in it, although I decided to cut the survey in half (55 questions seemed a bit long to me).  I may post Part Two another time if this is at all interesting. 1. Favorite childhood book? The Oz series by…

New Kindle Report: Day 3

New Kindle arrived Friday, so I’ve now had two full days to play with it (er, I mean read).  Here are a few pictures and a few quick comparisons between Kindle 1 and Kindle 3. Things that are fantastically better: text/screen contrast page turning time space (will I ever read 3500 books?) ability to sort…

New Kindles Released Today

Waiting for my new Kindle!  Yesterday Amazon started shipping them out, two days ahead of schedule.  Great news, except my order still said “shipping date TBD”.  Even worse (sort of) they shipped the cover out ahead of the Kindle, so the Amazon box on my doorstep tonight was NOT my Kindle. But hooray!  Tonight I…

It’s A Major Award…

I was excited when Lit Addicted Brit passed this award along to me.  I realize it’s making the rounds to lots of people, but hey, there are a lot of us bloggers out there.  I’ve been working on my blog for almost three months now and still feeling pretty unknown.  So seeing my blog named…

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