Thursday, September 23, 2010

Awesome Night & Giveaway!

Hey friends!

I've had an amazing night tonight! Wanna know what I did? Sure you do!

1. I finished my editing for my critique partner. Yay!

2. I got to pick my hubby up from the airport, so he's home now. Double Yay!

and the coolest thing?!

3. I got to go to a book signing by Suzanne Collins for Mockingjay! Triple Yay! and even more giddiness!

Wanna see pictures? Well, here you go!

Yup, that's Suzanne Collins and me, sitting on her desk!
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Ooooh, what a pretty signature stamp!
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And do you want to know the best part?! Of course, you do!

I was able to get TWO copies of Mockingjay signed (okay well, it's really a stamp b/c Suzanne Collins hurt her wrist, BUT it's a stamp specially made just for this tour! So, still awesome!) And because I have two copies I am going to have a giveaway!! One of you, lovely readers, will get a free specially stamped copy! Yay!! Cool, right?

*Contest Closed*
Okay so, this is going to be a U.S. contest and it will also be for those that follow my blog. So, if you don't already, just hit follow and then you can enter into the giveaway contest too!~ The winner will be random and of course, if you tweet, facebook, blog, or otherwise spread the love for this giveaway I will give you two entries into the contest! Just leave the link for me in your comment.

I will pick a winner on October 11th! So just enter by commenting below, leave your email address so I can contact you if you win (make sure you write it like this: awesomeness(at)awesome(dot)com -so you don't get spammed), and good luck!

And if you want to read my review on Mockingjay, you can here!
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(and yes! I went overboard on my exclamation marks tonight!! That! Happy!)

11 comments:

  1. I think it's absolutely hilarious that you have more 'giddiness' over your signed book than of your husband coming home! How's Greg taking that?! ;) Oh, and good luck with this contest everyone :)

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  2. Hey I'd like to enter!! :) My email is damellog(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  3. sweet contest. since im ur sister im not entering, but i thought id comment to add to ur comments.

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  4. Wow! I didn't know you were a blogger AND an avid reader! Heather Johnson from FCC is both also.

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  5. Yes, I am an enormous book nerd and I love it. :)

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  6. Hmm, let me think about this...Yes I want a signed copy of Mockingjay! I just became a follower and I tweeted about the contest (@foreverjuly). Thanks for your generosity!

    Any insights into what Suzanne Collins was like? She seems softspoken to me.

    infinitejuly(at)gmail(dot)com

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  7. She wasn't too soft spoken, just a little bit. But she was extremely nice!

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  8. Wow. What this do for my street cred in Room 210? I will follow and retweet this. . .

    Mr. Hankins

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  9. Do your students like The Hunger Games? (Who wouldn't?!)

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  10. I loved Mockingjay! and that stamp actually looks pretty awesome.

    gbondi07(at)gmail(dot)com

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