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The blog's first birthday!

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I can't believe it's been a year already. Wow. I've had a lot of fun meeting other book bloggers and authors during my first year. What started as a way to introduce books to my students has turned into a new hobby for me. I love it. 

It only seems fitting to celebrate a birthday with presents. To enter the giveaway, complete the form below. (Hooray for Blogger letting my document load correctly... finally.) A winner will be chosen January 8th

Rules:
  • Open to US and Canada mailing addresses only. Sorry!
  • Must be 13+ to enter.
  • You do not have to be a follower to enter, but it is appreciated.
  • Complete the form below to enter the giveaway!
  • Contest will run from January 1-7, 2012!

Up for Grabs:

Abandon (Abandon Trilogy, #1) 



(1) signed copy of Abandoned by Meg Cabot and some book SWAG.








Comments

  1. Congrats on reaching a year! Here's to many more fun filled years of blogging.
    GFC Nicole@ The More the Merrier
    Twitter follower @niclovestoread
    Tweet:
    https://twitter.com/#!/niclovestoread/status/152567261054509056

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  2. Congrats & *hugs* on your first Blogversary!! :)
    Hope you have many more wonderful years to come!

    +2 Old GFC follower: Mary DeBorde [M.A.D.]
    zenrei57 (at) hotmail. com

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  3. Twitter: https://twitter.com/#!/FireStarBooks/status/152802369946648576

    Blogged:
    http://firestarbooks.blogspot.com/2011/12/flashlight-reader-blogs-first-birthday.html

    congratz!

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  4. Congratulations on making it one year!!!

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