Saturday, February 18, 2012

Literary Blog Hop Give-Away (February 18-22)

It's time for another literary hop give-away, and what am I giving away? A charming novel, which is autographed by author Laurel Corona, and fits the Venice in February Reading Challenge to boot:

click here to find out more about the novel

Simply leave a comment, along with your email address, telling me you wish to be considered for the drawing (US only, this time). The hop will end on Wednesday, February 22, so come back on the 23rd to discover the winner.

Sponsored by Judith of Leeswammes, here is a list of all the blogs participating in the Literary Blog Hop Give-Away:
  1. Leeswammes
  2. Curiosity Killed The Bookworm
  3. Lit Endeavors (US)
  4. The Book Whisperer
  5. Rikki's Teleidoscope
  6. 2606 Books and Counting
  7. The Parrish Lantern
  8. Sam Still Reading
  9. Bookworm with a view
  10. Breieninpeking (Dutch readers)
  11. Seaside Book Nook
  12. Elle Lit (US)
  13. Nishita's Rants and Raves
  14. Tell Me A Story
  15. Living, Learning, and Loving Life (US)
  16. Book'd Out
  17. Uniflame Creates
  18. Tiny Library (UK)
  19. An Armchair by the Sea (UK)
  20. bibliosue
  21. Lena Sledge's Blog (US)
  22. Roof Beam Reader
  23. Misprinted Pages
  24. Mevrouw Kinderboek (Dutch readers)
  25. Under My Apple Tree (US)
  26. Indie Reader Houston
  27. Book Clutter
  28. I Am A Reader, Not A Writer (US)
  29. Lizzy's Literary Life
  30. Sweeping Me
  1. Caribousmom (US)
  2. Minding Spot (US)
  3. Curled Up With a Good Book and a Cup of Tea
  4. The Book Diva's Reads
  5. The Blue Bookcase
  6. Thinking About Loud!
  7. write meg! (US)
  8. Devouring Texts
  9. Thirty Creative Studio (US)
  10. The Book Stop
  11. Dolce Bellezza (US)
  12. Simple Clockwork
  13. Chocolate and Croissants
  14. The Scarlet Letter (US)
  15. Reflections from the Hinterland (N. America)
  16. De Boekblogger (Europe, Dutch readers)
  17. Readerbuzz (US)
  18. Must Read Faster (N. America)
  20. carolinareti
  21. MaeGal
  22. Ephemeral Digest
  23. Scattered Figments (UK)
  24. Bibliophile By the Sea
  25. The Blog of Litwits (US)
  26. Kate Austin
  27. Alice Anderson (US)
  28. Always Cooking up Something
Congratulations to Audra, of Unabridged Chick, whose number was chosen by! 


  1. Oh, this looks really good! I'd love to win a copy :) My post will go up later tonight...I'm giving away two books :)

  2. Oh, this seems like a great book, that I probably wouldn't buy but would love to win!!! My giveaway post will go up after midnight. Stop by and enter and good luck.

  3. Thank you for the giveaway-this is so my type of book.
    chocolate and croissants at yahoo . com

  4. Not eligible, but still wanted to pop round & say hello

  5. Thanks for taking part in the Blog Hop. This one looks interesting.
    emerging DOT paradigm AT yahoo DOT com

  6. I'd love to throw my hat in for this giveaway!

    debnance at gmail dot com

  7. I haven't heard of this one, but anything set in Venice sounds good to me! I'd love to win!

  8. This sounds so good. Thanks for the chance! =)

    toadacious1 at yahoo dot come

  9. Please include me in the drawing - thanks!

    allibrary (at) aol (dot) com

  10. I would love to read this book, it sounds really good.

  11. Thanks for the giveaway! I love historical fiction. :)

    susanna DOT pyatt AT student DOT rcsnc DOT org

  12. It's a beautiful story. 18th century Venice and the music of Vivaldi. And how to listen and appreciate music.

  13. Great choice for the giveaway.


  14. What a fabulous choice in a book. Hope I win! Thanks so very much.

  15. Please count me in!

  16. The book sounds wonderful. Thanks for the chance.

  17. Amazing giveaway! Thank you! unabridgedchick at

  18. Rachel ShafferFebruary 18, 2012

    everynewday at hotmail dot com


  19. Thank you for the giveaway!

  20. Yes, please consider me for the drawing!

  21. Please enter me in the drawing!

  22. Not eligible, but just saying hello!

  23. Thanks for the amazing giveaway!

    elizabeth @ bookattict . com

  24. Thanks for the giveaway! Hope you had a great weekend!

    ladybook21 at yahoo dot com

  25. Yes, please consider me for the win. Thanks for your giveaway.


  26. I did not know anything about this book. How did i miss it? I've added you to my RSS feed of literary blogs so that won't happen again. Thank you.

    margueritecore [ at ] gmail [ dot ] com

  27. Cool! I used "Spring" as our wedding march. Count me in on the drawing!

    cupcakes4ever at gmail dot com

  28. I would like to win this because I have not read anything by Laurel Corona yet and the book sounds interesting.
    mamabunny13 at gmail dot com

  29. I would love to be entered. I do so love Venice.

    carolsnotebook at yahoo dot com

  30. I have never heard of this book, but I love LISTENNG to and playing Four Season by Vivaldi. I would definitely love to take a read of the book!

    lilianxcheng AT gmail DOT com

  31. Please enter me. Thanks!

  32. I was looking at this book several months ago for the Venice in February reading challenge. I chose a different book and I think I chose wrong! I would love to be entered to win your giveaway.

    Thank you!

  33. That's a nice giveaway Bellezza! And no, I'm not sorry I can't enter because I'm on some sort of a book buying ban. :)

    Good luck to all contestants!

  34. I would love love to be entered. The book looks beautiful. Thank you very much. :) oneagainst at hotmail dot com.

  35. i love to win that about it and then the book you have there and then ilove to blogon it and read it

    desi the blonde at msn dot com

  36. I really enjoyed reading The Old Curiosity Shop and look forward to watching it next Sunday night. I think you'll like it, too. And I'd love to win the book. Thanks for offering it.

  37. This sounds like a great read. I haven't red anything lately that's set in Venice, so it'd be a great change. My email:

  38. I'd love to be included in the drawing. I'd love to read this.

  39. Thank you for the chance to win your giveaway.
    Love to read this book
    cindymacbeth at gmail dot com

  40. Wonderful giveaway - Please enter me!
    Thank you ;)
    kimberlybreid at hotmail dot com

  41. great giveaway,thanks
    galyettina at yahoo dot com

  42. this book looks very interesting
    helldog3 at

  43. I hope I'm here in time! :) My clock says I have 2 hours till midnight and the 23rd! Thanks so much! allicat0818[at]yahoo[dot]com