September 13, 2008 archive

Supporting Independent Booksellers

I read an interesting article today titled: What Are Independent Bookstores Really Good For? published on Slate.com in May 2006. It might have been two years ago, but writer Tyler Cowen’s article is still relevant in 2008. He writes: Ever since the rise of the book superstore in the 1990s, we have been flooded with …

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BBAW – Need Another Reason to Participate?

Book Blogger Appreciation Week is loaded with giveaways and prizes. And all you have to do to play is visit My Friend Amy’s Blog frequently from September 15th through the 19th. Here is the “official” list of goodies: A HUGE thank you to Hachette Book Group, Penguin Group USA, Harlequin, The B&B Media Group, Shera …

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BBAW – Finalists in Three Categories

Caribousmom will be presenting the winners in three categories this week for BBAW: Funniest/Most Humorous Blog Most Eclectic Taste Best Non-Fiction Blog All the nominees are wonderful – but I’ll let you judge for yourself! Below are highlights of each of the blogs nominated in all three categories. 1. There are five wonderful finalists in …

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BBAW – Schedule of Award Announcements

The winners in all categories will be announced this week. Below is the schedule of announcements and where to find them. Wednesday, September 17th by 10:00 AM PST Visit Age 30+: A Lifetime in Books to see who won for: Best Meme/Event Best Commenter/Best Commentator Visit Booking Mama to see who won for: Best Design …

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