Friday, July 23, 2010

Book Blogger Hop and FF…

I joined my first Book Blogger Hop and Follow Friday last week and with in a short few hours I had almost 20 mew followers *waves to all the girls*.


Book Blogger Hop

Go to Crazy for Books and follow the rules:

1.  Enter your book blog link in the Linky List below (be sure to include how long you've been blogging and what genres you review!). 

  • If you have been blogging 3 months or less, please note that you are a NEW blogger!
  • If you post about the Hop on your blog, please link directly to your Hop post (don't forget to answer this week's question - see below!).

2.  Visit other blogs in the Linky List!  Make new friends!  Follow new book bloggers!  Talk about books!  Rave about authors! (Please do not leave your link and not visit other blogs - it's just not cool and not in the spirit of the Hop!)

3.  Post about the Hop on  your blog!  Spread the word about the book party!  The more the merrier!

4. In your blog post, answer the following question (new question each week!): 


I just finished a book a few hours ago, so I’ll need to write a review tomorrow before I start another one. Next on my list is Palimpsest by Catherynne M. Valente. I’ve heard a lot about and I can’t wait to sink my teeth into it.

In the Cities of Coin and Spice and In the Night Garden introduced readers to the unique and intoxicating imagination of Catherynne M. Valente. Now she weaves a lyrically erotic spell of a place where the grotesque and the beautiful reside and the passport to our most secret fantasies begins with a stranger’s kiss.…

Between life and death, dreaming and waking, at the train stop beyond the end of the world is the city of Palimpsest. To get there is a miracle, a mystery, a gift, and a curse—a voyage permitted only to those who’ve always believed there’s another world than the one that meets the eye. Those fated to make the passage are marked forever by a map of that wondrous city tattooed on their flesh after a single orgasmic night. To this kingdom of ghost trains, lion-priests, living kanji, and cream-filled canals come four travelers: Oleg, a New York locksmith; the beekeeper November; Ludovico, a binder of rare books; and a young Japanese woman named Sei. They’ve each lost something important—a wife, a lover, a sister, a direction in life—and what they will find in Palimpsest is more than they could ever imagine. (From


Today FF is featuring the lovely Barbara of VampAngel Review’s, she is all kinds of awesomesauce. If you aren’t already following her, do it NOW.

To join the fun and make now book blogger friends, just follow these simple rules:

  1. Follow the Follow My Book Blog Friday Host { } and any one else you want to follow on the list
  2. Follow our Featured Bloggers -
  3. Put your Blog name & URL in the Linky thing.
  4. Grab the button up there and place it in a post, this post is for people to find a place to say hi in your comments
  5. Follow Follow Follow as many as you can
  6. If someone comments and says they are following you, be a dear and follow back. Spread the Love...and the followers
  7. If you want to show the link list, just follow the link below the entries and copy and paste it within your post!


Paranormal Haven said...

Hey! Just stopping in from the Hop/Follow Friday. Already a follower :-) I hope you have a great weekend!

Stephanie G
Paranormal Haven

Michelle (Michelle and Leslie's Book Picks) said...

love the green! stopping by from the friday blog hop. have a great friday and weekend and happy reading :)

i'm a new follower. check out me and my sister's book blog Michelle and Leslie's Book Picks if you have the time.


Bonnie said...

Wow, I am intrigued by those books! Hope you have a fun weekend, Bonnie

Shari said...

stopping by and following! looking forward to reading more. Shari over at


dropped by to check you out and now I'm following you for a belated Follow Friday!


Stopping by through a late hop. LOVE your blog and am now a follower. =)

Missy @ Missy's Reads & Reviews

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