Last week on FYFA (and in my life):
Slow week after last weekend’s YA event at Anderson’s. I did finish up an editing job, but that’s about the only thing of note. Now I’ve just got to read all those books I got at the event!!
Here’s what you may have missed last week:
- The White Rose by Amy Ewing (review)
- Anderson’s Bookshop YA Lit Conference Recap – Keynotes
- Anderson’s Bookshop YA Lit Conference Recap – Panels
- YA Fandom Frenzy Recap & Giveaway!! – Still time to enter to win a hardcover copy of Firewalker by Josephine Angelini
Next week on FYFA:
- Release Day Launch for Heather Lyons’ THE COLLECTORS’ SOCIETY ENCYCLOPEDIA (& Giveaway)
- The Taken by Inbali Iserles (MG review)
- Let’s Discuss – something bookish 🙂
Thanks to Shannon from It Starts at Midnight for sending this for my daughter. She’s excited to read it!
Great Discussions/Goings On Around the Blogosphere:
- Check out Lisa’s recaps of Anderson’s YA Lit Conference over at Reading, Writing and Random Musings. I especially loved this fun Graduation Awards from Anderson’s 2015 YA Lit Conference post!!
- Mishma over at Chasing Faerytales writes a fantastic post about The Representation of Sexual Harassment in YA.
- Shannon at It Starts at Midnight talks about the ethics of selling (and trading) ARCs in her post: The Fine Line – From Marketing to Memorabilia.
- Wendy at Falconer’s Library talks about being One of THOSE people.
Other Current Giveaways on FYFA:
(Besides the ones listed above)
- October Discussion Challenge Link-Up and Giveaway – Link up your discussion posts and enter to win!
- September Wrap-Up & a Giveaway – Last chance to enter to win a hardcover copy of Truest by Jackie Lea Sommers
Even More Awesome Giveaways on Other Sites:
There are tons of giveaways going on around the blogosphere!
- Lots of blogs participating in the October New Release Giveaway Hop!
- The O.W.L is participating in the Kiki and Jacques blog tour, which includes a $25 giveaway!
- Clean Teen publishing has several giveaways going on!
- Harper is giving away almost ALL of its Winter 2016 books in the Harper Winter 2016 Tour!
- Check out the Spooktacular Giveaway Hop!
- Plus, the Hootin’ Spookin’ Giveaway Hop!
- Deadly Darling is celebrating two years of blogging with a giveaway!
- Shannon at It Starts at Midnight is celebrating her second blogoversary and giving away any book she’s reviewed on the blog AND a pre-order of one of her must-read upcoming titles!
- There’s a fun scavenger hunt giveaway going on to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of Poison Study by Maria V. Snyder by giving away a signed hardcover first edition of Poison Study and Magic Study.
- Pre-order a signed copy of Soundless by Richelle Mead (at select Indie bookstores) and you can get an exclusive cover!
- Celebrate the finale of the Starbound Trilogy by contributing to the #starboundlove project! You could win an ultra-rare hand-annotated hardcover of These Broken Stars, the book that started it all, plus a ton of other goodies. This looks like such a fun contest!
- Kelly over at This Wacky Momma Reads is participating in the Beyond What is Given blog tour with a chance to win a Kindle Fire HD7! Today’s the last day to enter!
Lots of good stuff! Have any giveaways or great discussions happening on your site right now? Feel free to share them in the comments!