Saturday, September 24, 2011

Banned Books Week Hop GIVEAWAY!!!

This giveaway has ended.

Banned Books Week Hop!!

Hey everyone! Welcome to one of the many stops on the Banned Books Week Hop! This is hosted by the wonderful people at I Read Banned Books and I Am A Reader, Not A Writer. The point of this hop is to give away an awesome Banned Book (or gift card) and to spread the word about banned books! I am giving away one Banned Book from a list of 12 choices. ^_^ Get the details AND check out all the other blogs participating in this hop by clicking the highlighted links above for the blog hosts.

And on to the giveaway! It's simple, you fill out the form here--name, email address, and choose the book you'd like to win. Piece of cake. (One entry per person.)

Here are the "official rules":

1. You must be a follower.
2. You must be 15 years old or older.
3. This is open to international followers. (Only if The Book Depository will ship to you; please check this link to see if you are eligible.)
 4. This contest runs from September 24th to October 1st.
5. Winner will be selected via no later than October 3rd 2011 and will be notified by a blog post and via email.

I have selected TWELVE different banned books for you to choose from. *

Here they are:

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie (Goodreads)
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson (Goodreads) **
Go Ask Alice by Beatrice Sparks (as "Anonymous") (Goodreads)
Forever... by Judy Blume (Goodreads) **
Gossip Girl by Cecily Von Ziegesar (Goodreads) **
The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things by Carolyn Mackler (Goodreads)
ttyl by Lauren Myracle (Goodreads) **
What My Mother Doesn't Know by Sonya Sones (Goodreads) **
Cut by Patricia McCormick (Goodreads)
Twenty Boy Summer by Sarah Ockler (Goodreads)
Crank by Ellen Hopkins (Goodreads) **
Just Listen by Sarah Dessen (Goodreads) **

* Disclaimer: Cover of book you receive may vary based on what The Book Depository has available.
** Books I have read!

Sound good? GREAT! Fill out the form here!!!

Happy Banned Books Week!



  1. Thanks for the giveaway. I'm also having one with a book of choice if you would like to check it out.

  2. Thanks for the giveaway! New follower here. :)

    I'm going to be hosting a giveaway as well for the week, but haven't yet worked out my details yet.

  3. You're all welcome! I'm checking out the giveaways now! :)

  4. wow when i went to school they were on the required list to read, thanks for having this tour.
    jbarrett5 at

  5. That's what I always find strange, books that schools used to use in curriculum get removed because of ignorant people.

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  7. Hooray for supporting banned books! Thanks for the great giveaway Jessica! :-)

  8. Awesome list! I want to read so many! Thanks!

  9. Thanks for the giveaway and for supporting BBW!:)

    Sarah Bibi Setar

  10. Thanks for the giveaway.

    Here's Mine. Hope you'll stop by and enter as well: Read Banned Books Week Hop and Giveaway

  11. Thank you all for entering the giveaway! :)


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