Winners! Lots of winners!

I’ve had several giveaways running over the past week or so; here, in a combined post, I’ll announce the winners:

First up are two copies of Rachel Simmon’s The Curse of the Good Girl (my review).  A copy of this smart and practical book will be going to:

#6 – Sandy
#14 – amandasue


Next is an MP3 Audio [...]

Winners of *The Lace Makers of Glenmara*

I’ve drawn the 3 winners for Heather Barbieri’s The Lace Makers of Glenmara.  Here they are, along with their answers to what comes to mind when they think of Ireland:

#1 – Sallie -When I think of Ireland right now I think of our grandson who is spending a while working on an eco-farm there.

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Winners of *The Crowning Glory of Calla Lily Ponder*

I used to select the three winners of Rebecca Wells’ latest novel, The Crowning Glory of Cally Lily Ponder.  They are:

#7 Shari Bowen – What comes to mind when I look at the cover of The Crowning Glory of Calla Lily Ponder? FREEDOM! Fun, laughter. Life is what you make it!
#15 Lisa – The [...]

Winners of Susan Jane Gilman's *Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven* audiobook has spoken again!  The winners of the audiobook, listed along with the memoirs they recommended, are:

#3 Kim – I enjoyed A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers (my review). I also thought that Jesus Land by Julia Scheeres was a good memoir, although the topic matter was pretty depressing (my review).
#2 Anna [...]

Winners of *Drood*


I enjoyed reading all the comments left on this giveaway!  I asked you to tell me your favorite work by Charles Dickens.  We had several votes for A Christmas Carol, many mentioned A Tale of Two Cities; Great Expectations and David Cooperfield were mentioned, and a few brave people confessions to not having read any [...]