Saturday, December 29, 2012

Happy One Year Blogoversary Crazy Four Books!




One year ago today I officially started on the adventure that is blogging! I've had a few moments where I questioned whether I should continue. Mostly at the beginning when I had virtually no views, followers, or comments. Some days not much has changed in the comment department. At least I know that I'm not alone. Unfortunately, many bloggers complain about the same thing.

In the new year, I am going to follow the example of some of the other blogs that I follow and implement a comment rewards program. I'm still working out the kinks but know that it is coming soon! :D

Today I just want to say Thank you for being part of my World of Books. I love reading and it makes it that much better to have people to share with after I've read something awful or awesome. Or when I am anticipating something that hasn't come out yet, it is wonderful to be able to talk about it with others and know that they too are waiting.

You guys are awesome and I appreciate you spending time with me.  Yes, even those of you that don't comment. lol! I am guilty of that too. I follow so many other blogs that often I don't take the time to comment.

Todays prize is a $20 Amazon giftcard or for those of you who can't use Amazon, $20 worth of books from The Book Depository. In other words, if you win and you choose books from TBD, it can be one or multiple books up to $20.

I just want to say Thank You for celebrating my One year Blogoversary with me today.


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I'd love to know what you're thinking. Please leave a comment!

153 comments:

  1. Congrats on one year of blogging. That's awesome!

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  2. Congrats on your one year! I'm always impressed by bloggers- I'd get bored of it after a few weeks :P

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  3. I would love to expand my book collection (:

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  4. I also tweeted. @skizzles22

    One Year Blogoversary #giveaway ~ Enter to win an Amaon giftcard or $20 worth of books from TBD #crazyfourbooks @ http://crazyfourbooks.blogspot.com

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  5. I would love to win this and buy some new Kindle books (you can never have too many, lol). Thanks so much for the giveaway.

    Tweet: https://twitter.com/juneannm/status/284906470158516224

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  6. Congrats! Thanks for the giveaway.

    mythic021@gmail.com

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  7. Congrats! I have a blog, too. with ONE lovely follower. oh well. :D

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    1. Don't lose hope! One is more than you started with. lol!

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  8. Thank you for the giveaway

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  9. https://twitter.com/livija_/status/284974512464863233
    I tweeted too

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  10. Congrats on one year of blogging. It is hard to comment on every blog you see. So many blogs so little time.
    debby236 at gmail dot com

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  11. https://twitter.com/poodle666/status/285036634561466368

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  12. Happy Blogoversary!
    I'm International so I would love to have some books from the Book Depository.
    Thanks for the chance to win!
    Irene

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  13. Congrats!

    I tweeted:
    https://twitter.com/jlkalman26/status/285045475332194304

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  14. Happy Happy Happy Blogoversary! ^^
    I am a new blogger too, and just like you I always question whether or not I should continue; but then I realise that I blog for myself and for my passion, now matter how positive my feedback is! Nevertheless having comments and active followers is a joy that only bloggers can understand!

    I wish you an incredible weekend!
    Sara @ Sara In Bookland

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    1. Thank you Sara!

      I hope you continue to enjoy blogging!

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  15. thank you so much for the giveaway! And Happy blogoversary!!!

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  16. https://twitter.com/Ch125H/status/285103059040874496

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  17. Happy Blogoversary!!!!! Thanks for all the great giveaway

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  18. hope you're enjoying the holiday season, thanks for the awesome blog and giveaways!!!

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  19. Congrats on one year!! Happy Blogoversary!

    Tweeted: https://twitter.com/erencich/status/285105034423848960

    :)

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  20. Congratulations on one year!
    Thanks for the awesome Giveaway!

    Here's to another year! :)

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  21. Hi! Congrats for your one year of blogging! Thanks for this awesome and huge giveaway and totally agree with your comments rewards program :P
    https://twitter.com/PCravingBooks/status/285114140622741504

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  22. Thank you for sharing your love of readinG!

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  23. Congrats on the one year anniversary! I definitely think you're celebrating in the right kind of way. =)

    Thanks for the chance to win.

    And I hope you have many more happy years blogging.

    I tweeted: https://twitter.com/BrookeBanks10/status/285119391140556801

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  24. Congrats and Happy Blogoversary! Thanks so much for all your hard work on this blog :)
    tweet: https://twitter.com/laceyblossom/status/285130878642946048

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  25. https://twitter.com/JosieHink/status/285133800063762432

    Congratulations on One Year!!!

    josiehink122026(at)gmail(dot)com

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  26. Congrats! I hope I get to be where you are soon ;D

    I tweeted
    https://twitter.com/saintlyadriana/status/285136071619141632

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  27. My previous tweet was about your Blogoversary. Here is the tweet about your giveaway. Hope this ok and I don't get deleted. ;D

    https://twitter.com/saintlyadriana/status/285137137421152256

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  28. Thank you for the giveaway.

    https://twitter.com/Zemmy89/status/285138927122251776

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  29. I think comment rewards are a good way to encourage more participation, plus asking off the wall crazy questions gets people to comment :) at least that is my tactic

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  30. Congrats! Thanks for the giveaway!

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  31. Happy Blogoversary!! I accidentally pressed enter before I'd finished typing in the follow entry but I follow with the same email I entered with! Thanks for the giveaway!! Tweet: https://twitter.com/JenniferGWI/status/285152288803287042

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  32. I tweeted! https://mobile.twitter.com/BritBrit2121/status/285154568151646209

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  33. Thanks for all of the well wishes and congratulations! :D

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  34. Congrats! Thanks for having this very generous giveaway.

    ayancey(at)dishmail(dot)net

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  35. I tweeted about the giveaway.
    Twitter Name:@AnitaYancey

    ayancey(at)dishmail(dot)net

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  36. Happy Blogoversary! :D
    Thank you!
    And Happy New Year!

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  37. I also tweeted:
    https://twitter.com/Tayte5/status/285198543315156993
    @Tayte5

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  38. Congrats on your blog! Thanks for the giveaway

    Tweet: https://mobile.twitter.com/blissfulriz18/status/285218064415457281

    -Riz Bulatao

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  39. Happy 1 Year Blogoversary! I hope the coming year is even better for you!

    Tweet: https://twitter.com/adreamindream/status/285222963509354497

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  40. Congrats on the year of blogging!

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  41. https://twitter.com/SpamStacy/status/285223672027955201

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  42. Congrats on the Blogoversary!!!

    Tweeted--
    https://twitter.com/peggysmartinez/status/285223839468777472

    ~Peggy :)

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  43. Congratulations!!! Really enjoy your blog.
    Stephanie
    steph0828@hotmail.com

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  44. Thank you for this giveaway
    TWEETED
    https://twitter.com/pinkflower636/status/285224320970670081

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  45. I tweeted:
    https://twitter.com/stephanienola/status/285224444107042818

    Stephanie
    steph0828@hotmail.com

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  46. Thanks for the giveaway!

    Tweeted: https://twitter.com/amberlane/statuses/285225073873416192

    GFC Amber Lane

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  47. Tweeted

    https://twitter.com/enterthedrew/status/285225373833244672

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  48. Congrats on making one year! I'm almost there for six months, one year is still quite a bit away haha :D

    Tweeted:
    https://twitter.com/Framed_In_Words/status/285227391452860416

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    1. I'm sure you'll get there! If I can do it anyone can. lol!

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  49. Congrats on your first blogoversary! I'm definitely going to read some of your old posts!

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  50. I tweeted:
    https://twitter.com/kuro_rin01/status/285243570993119232

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  51. HUGE CONGRATS on this amazing milestone, Brenda!! *pops the champagne* Happy 1 Year Blogoversary and I wishing you many more wonderful years to come filled with amazing reads!! :) Thanks for all the updates, reviews, recommendations and giveaways!! Keep up the great work and all the best for 2013!!

    I tweeted:
    https://twitter.com/tess_halim/status/285228304452182017

    Tess
    tess_halim(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  52. WHOO HOOO! CONGRATS *throw rainbow confetti*

    I tweeted!: http://twitter.com/ctoybox1/status/285296485384478720

    Happy Holidays! and Happy Reading~
    Lilian @ A Novel Toybox

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  53. Congrats on your milestone.
    https://twitter.com/mhs002/status/285305747712126976

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  54. Happy Blogoversary!
    And thanks for the giveaway :)

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  55. Thanks for the 10 wonderful giveaways! To many more blogoversaries!

    Tweeted: https://twitter.com/darkmotives/status/285408129359937537

    raffle name: Nikki O

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  56. Thank you for all these awesome giveaways!
    Happy Blogoversary and happy New Year!
    Tweeted: https://twitter.com/the_bosix/status/285422374927618049

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    1. You are most welcome! Thank you for celebrating with me! :D

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  57. Thankyou for this awesome giveaway, you so nice! :)

    Here is my tweet:https://twitter.com/Anele1202/status/285447223532199936

    Elena Feltri

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  58. I love the book blogging community! Most people in my life barely read 10 books a year (if that) and I read that much in a month. Congrats on your blogoversary and thanks for all of the amazing giveaways!

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    1. Krista,

      Thank you and you are welcome.

      Feel free to stop by and chat books anytime. I love to talk books and I have only a handful of friends that read. Even those do not read as much as I do. lol!

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  59. Thank you so much for the awesome giveaways!

    https://twitter.com/dreamer616/status/285528085217030145

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  60. Happy Blogoversary! Congrats! And you are AWESOME!!!

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    1. Aaawww, Thank you. :D

      It takes one to know one right?

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  61. Happy Blogoversary! Wishing you many, many more!

    I tweeted:
    https://twitter.com/TexasBookLover/status/285589938018324480

    Thanks so much!

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  62. Happy blogiversary from another mommy of 3 boys and blogger!

    thanks for giveaway!

    melindaromance

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  63. Happy Blogoversary! You blog's great and your giveaways are soo cool!
    I tweeted: https://twitter.com/TopsyTurvy_Ash/status/285597225160175617

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  64. Happy Blogoversary!
    *throwing confetti*

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  65. Happy Blogoversary, thanks for the giveaway & Happy New Year. :)

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  66. happy blogoversary !!!
    thx 4 the giveaway...

    i tweeted :
    https://twitter.com/chiko_jubilee/status/286084250694983680

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  67. Congrats on the blogoversary! Thanks so much for the giveaway!

    https://twitter.com/thegirlinacafe/status/286111401183944704

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  68. Happy blogversary and happy new year :D
    Thanks for the awesome giveaway ^_^
    https://twitter.com/GiuliaAnnaGallo/status/286190543971692544

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  69. Congrats! Thank you for the giveaway! :)

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  70. Congrats on one year and thanks for the great giveaway and chance to win

    Jolene A

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  71. tweeted

    https://twitter.com/joleneallcock/status/286246328592396289

    Jolene A

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  72. Happy blogoversary, you're doing an awesome job! Thanks!:D

    tweet link: https://twitter.com/Diana_Dimovska/status/286249100507222016

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  73. Happy one year blogging and happy holidays!

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  74. https://twitter.com/pinkbonanza/status/286313867007643648

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  75. Happy Blogoversary!
    thanks for the giveaway

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  76. coreybrennan26@hotmail.com
    Always enjoy winning amazon codes and practical wins - thanks - I like the hops.

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  77. happy blogoversary for you..and thanks for the chance to win..

    iam tweeted :
    https://twitter.com/d14n_74/status/286423099698712577

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  78. Congratulations (crochet addictcfs)
    susand1408 at gmail dot com

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  79. I tweeted https://twitter.com/CrochetAddictUK/status/286496697041944576

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  80. Happy one year Blogoversary! Thanks for the great giveaway!

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    1. here's my tweet: https://twitter.com/SBBCreviews/status/286535442298441728

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  81. Congrats on the blogoversary and a great new year!

    tweet: https://twitter.com/megeara_erinyes/status/286642161234092032

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  82. Happy one year Blogoversary!

    https://twitter.com/sweety_whit3/status/286661424007241728

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  83. Happy blogoversary!

    https://twitter.com/LisaLLibrarian/status/286668222642679808

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  84. Whoa. Happy, happy blogoversary! Wish the best!

    https://twitter.com/christinerawr7/status/286840733531533313

    chrysrawr@yahoo.com

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  85. You have done such an awesome job in one year.
    Congrats!!!

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  86. Happy Blogoversary!!
    I'm totally guilty of not commenting after reading a post. I try but sometimes I have no clue what to write. I'm going to try and comment more often in the new year.
    Tweet:
    https://twitter.com/niclovestoread/status/286892741294698497

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    1. I think we are all guilty of skipping the comment section at times! I know that I do.

      I just thought a little positive reinforcement might lead to better discusions and a better blog. :D

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  87. Happy blogaversary! I'm totally guilty of generally not leaving comments on blogs I read, despite having been there as a (former) blogger myself. :S

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  88. Happy Blogoversary!!! Thanks for the giveaway!!

    Terri M

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  89. Shared On Twitter

    https://twitter.com/okmommy0306/status/286962280418144256

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  90. Congrats! And thanks for the awesome giveaways! :)

    https://twitter.com/sikbookreviewer/status/286964611507441666

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  91. Happy blogoversary! :D

    https://twitter.com/maiorquetres/status/287058905182400512
    Penny Pe

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  92. Congrats for one year blogoversary!
    https://twitter.com/oxygenism/status/287127370450755584

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  93. Happy One Year Blogoversary!

    I tweeted the giveaway
    https://twitter.com/imsavedbymercy/status/287150413243887616

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  94. Happy New Year and Happy Blogoversary! Congrats, and here's to many great reads this year!

    https://twitter.com/quixoticdesigns/status/287227247885180929

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  95. Happy blogoversary!

    Tweet:
    https://twitter.com/Sparima/status/287271588620009473

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  96. Happy Blogoversary!!

    Tweet: https://twitter.com/bookscoffee10/status/287332543894781952

    GFC: Debbie W.

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  97. Happy blogoversary! And happy 2013!

    I tweeted: https://twitter.com/anneconsolacion/status/287506738264014849

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  98. Happy Blogoversary!
    My tweet: https://twitter.com/Fly_Rox/status/287524464537792512

    Thank you for the giveaway!

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  99. my tweet: https://twitter.com/hrrrthrrrdm/status/287627672551563265

    -heather/bookstacksondeck

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  100. Congratulations on your blogoversary! ANd thank you for the great giveaway!

    Here is a link to me tweet
    https://twitter.com/CLKuemper/status/287635173133127680

    Take care :)

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  101. Happy Blogoversary!
    Tweet: https://twitter.com/krsznight/status/287650058709655552

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  102. Congratulations on your Blogoversary - here's to another year!

    I tweeted here: https://twitter.com/craftgirl83/status/287665308364316672

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  103. Congrats on your Blogoversary! That's great! Thanks for the giveaway!

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  104. I tweeted - https://twitter.com/momscholar_tx/status/287936970104135680

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  105. Happy Blogoversary! Congratulations on making it one year!

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  106. Tweet: https://twitter.com/theimaginetree/status/288023357700583424

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  107. Tweeted:

    https://twitter.com/kimbreid/status/288036874260455424

    kimberlybreid at hotmail dot com

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  108. Congratulations and thanks for the chance to win!!

    kimberlybreid at hotmail dot com

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  109. Congrats! And thanks so much for the giveaway!!

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  110. Congrats on a years of blogging. I can't imagine how much work that takes!

    Good luck with the next year :D

    vickykerr(at)sbcglobal.net

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  111. I tweeted you giveaway as you listed.

    Info here:
    https://twitter.com/superauntvicky/status/288103698926796800

    vickykerr(at)sbcglobal.net

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  112. Thanks for the giveaway! Tweeted! https://twitter.com/shandrich10/status/288105653120143361

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  113. Congrats:)
    Thanks for the giveaway!

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  114. Tweeted: https://twitter.com/holcalhoun/status/288111714451460097

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  115. Thanks for this giveaway!
    I tweeted:
    https://twitter.com/onebizeebee/status/288121788108509184

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  116. Happy Blogoversary!! I am fairly new to your site and have to say you are to be congratulated on this milestone and for all the hard work and efforts you have made. Book junkies like me receive so much joy from sites like yours and I wish for your next year to be filled with joy and giggles and even more awesome books :)

    Tweeted: https://twitter.com/ZDz59001/status/288126176260673536

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