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Entries from October 2009

Girl in the Arena Spurs Fans to New Heights

October 30th, 2009 · Comments Off

Check out this hysterical video all about Girl in the Arena. I have nothing to add. I just thought it was pretty comical.

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Tags: Dystopian · Young Adult

And the Winner Is…

October 22nd, 2009 · Comments Off

Annie, that Superfast Reader, from Reading is My Superpower. Check your email, Annie.

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Tags: Kidz Book Buzz Bizz

Vote For Blogger of the Tour

October 19th, 2009 · Comments Off

Oopsie. Sorry.  I have been sick and didn’t get this posted last week. Here are the eligible bloggers. Fireside Musings My Own Little Corner of the World Reading is my Superpower The Hungry Reader Please vote in the poll at the top of the left sidebar. Thanks!

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Tags: Kidz Book Buzz Bizz

Girl in the Arena Wrap Up

October 15th, 2009 · Comments Off

We had three days, ten bloggers, and twenty posts. These posts included: 9 reviews Reading is my Superpower Homeschool Buzz Hungry Readers Maw Books Becky’s Book Reviews A Patchwork of Books Abby the Librarian My Little Corner of the World All About Children’s Books 3 interviews Reading is my Superpower The Hungry Reader Fireside Musings 2 […]

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Tags: Dystopian · Young Adult

Final Day in the Arena with Lise Haines

October 14th, 2009 · Comments Off

So the title, Girl in the Arena, is really a double entendre, isn’t it? Our gal Lyn wasn’t on the floor of the Colosseum much, but she was in the public arena fighting for her life throughout the book. She was in the spotlight, hounded by paparazzi and her life was affected by the swell […]

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Tags: Dystopian · Young Adult

Girl in the Arena ~ Lise Haines

October 13th, 2009 · Comments Off

Today is the second day of our book blog tour, and today the good news is that Girl in the Arena hits the shelves. It’s a great addition to the YA section of your local bookstore. First of all, in reading all the posts today, I came across an interview at Fireside Musings that gave […]

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Tags: Dystopian · Young Adult

Girl in the Arena ~ Blog Tour

October 12th, 2009 · Comments Off

Tomorrow, Girl in the Arena, a dystopian novel by Lise Haines, officially enters the public arena. Thanks to the generous folks at Bloomsbury USA, our bloggers got an early look at this intriguing new novel and have already begun the discussion. Here are the posts that are up so far, today: At All About Children’s […]

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Tags: Dystopian · Young Adult

Correction

October 10th, 2009 · Comments Off

I’m sorry. The 160 Acre Woods is not in the blog tour this time, but Abby the Librarian is. I’ve corrected the codes below. For a paragraph listing like this: Abby the Librarian, A Patchwork of Books, All About Children’s Books, Becky’s Book Reviews, Fireside Musings, Homeschool Book Buzz, KidzBookBuzz.com, Maw Books Blog, My Own […]

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Tags: Kidz Book Buzz Bizz

Girl in the Arena ~ the particulars

October 9th, 2009 · Comments Off

We have a blog tour starting on Monday and I’m looking forward to seeing what everyone thought of this novel. First, though, if you haven’t heard about the FCC regs. that will affect book bloggers, you can find links to the discussion at my All About Chiildren’s Books blog. Because of that I’ll be adding […]

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Tags: Kidz Book Buzz Bizz