Wednesday, September 28, 2011

It's my Blogs 1st Birthday!!!! +Giveaway!!! (CLOSED)

So I started this blog a year ago today, and while I wasn't so active in the beggining I definitely grew to love posting and chatting to all my lovely followers!! So what way to celebrate them to share a giveaway for you guys, made of AWESOME!! 

Some Blog Stats from my First Year:

Followers I gained: 87
First Review Posted: Step on a Crack By: James Patterson
Keywords to find my blog: Big Book Piles, The Reading Nook
Most Traffic comes to my blog through: (which I do blog tours with)

I've grown a lot over this year as a blogger and in writing my reviews. As you can see my first reviews on my blog were so short, and overtime they grew and were more in depth. I'm glad i've met all you wonderful bloggers and followers and can't wait for many years to come!

Now For The Giveaway!!! 

There will be 4 winners!! The first winner will win one of these two books (just wanted to clarify that all three of these books are ARCs) below! 
The Second Winner will win whatever book is left, and the last two winners will win a swag pack of awesome!!! 

Must be a follower (sorry but this is to celebrate my followers)
Leave a comment below with what two books you would pick if you won the first prize (this is not definite unless you win first place)
Also leave your email address (so that I can contact you)
Winners will be chosen by
Contest open until October 7th 11:59 pm EST
Winners will be contacted on October 8th


  1. Happy birthday to your blog! How exciting.. a year goes by so fast. looking foward to watching your blog grow even more as the years go on.. and possibly getting to know you better. :) I have been around a few months.. finally branching out and talking to other bloggers.. i wasn't sure what I was getting into when I started mine.. but it's been fun so far. :) Have a great day, and thanks for the giveaway!

    I guess After obsession and between would be my top picks. :)

  2. Congratulations! I have my blogoversary coming up next week but I'm so broke I just typed up a thank you speech! It's very nice of you to offer a giveaway :) I already own two of the books but wouldn't mind some swag or Going Underground sounds interesting. Cubicleblindness at

  3. Congrats on a year! [: And thanks for the giveaway to celebrate, so nice of you.

    GFC: Erin
    Books: After Obsession and Between [:

  4. Congratulations on celebrating your one year. Woo-hooo!! Mine passed without much fanfare - I'm still contemplating doing something. Who knows. Even though I've just recently started following your blog, I'm glad that I did. I do stop by often (even if I don't comment that much - I'm working on that). Thanks for hosting a giveaway - I would love to win Between and Going Underground.

    actinupwb (at) gmail (dot) com

  5. Congratulations! Bloggibg is so much fun, & hard work! It's great that you've stuck it out. Here's hoping for another great year for you.

    I love talking to other book lovers & bloggers. Stop by my blog & say Hi sometime,

    Oh, I guess my 2 choices would be After Obsession & Between.
    (old follower)

  6. Happy blog birthday!!!! Congrats :o) I'm so glad you're part of this community!

    Thanks for the giveaway, girl. I'd probably choose Between & After Obsession!

    imabookshark AT yahoo DOT com

    Mickey @ imabookshark

  7. Congrats ! and Happy Blog Birthday!!!

    GFC: Ishita aka Fishy
    Books: After Obsession and Between

  8. congrats on the one year :)

    Between and going underground

  9. Happy happy birthday too you to you!!!! im so happy for you girl. Also super happy weve become fast friends.
    Thanks for the awesome giveaway.
    I would like to win between and going underground.

    Love ya chica

  10. I would love any of them but my first two picks would be Between and After Obsession. Congrats on your bloggiversary! You're an awesome gal and so happy for you :)

  11. I'm following you back from the Back to School Hop... SO glad you're giving away Going Underground. More people need to read this awesome book! I loved it!

  12. Happy Blogoversary! I'd like to win Between and After Obsession!

    Thanks for the giveaway! I'm a new follower :)

  13. Congratulations on 1 year! I just found your Bligh and it's pretty awesome! If I won I would pick after obsession ( I have been seriously obsessed with this book) and between. This book sounds interesting and mysterious. Thanks so much for the giveaway!

  14. Wooohooo one year! Congrats
    I pick After Obsession and Between - really want to read both these
    chicklitaholic (at) hotmail (dot) com

  15. Awesome giveaway!! New follower here! I pick After Obsession and Going Underground! Yay!!!! Hope I win!!! : D


  16. Hi there new follower! And happy blogoversary!! :) I would pick Going Underground and