Giveaway: $10 Family Dollar Gift Card (US only)

Hope everyone had a good day getting back onto a schedule and back to school and work today!  I thought that I would cheer everyone up today with a giveaway. 
What’s up for grabs you ask?
A $10 Gift Card to Family Dollar
Just imagine how much you can get for $10 at this store!!!
Here are the rules:
Mandatory Entry: 
Follow my blog GFC
Optional Entries:
Subscribe to the blog (+2 entries)
Follow me networked blogs (+1 entry)
Please leave each entry in its own comment and include your email in each entry.  If your email is not included, I cannot email you to let you know that you won.  Contest will run until January 31, 2011 at noon, I reserve the right to extend the contest if I choose to.  Winner will have 3 days to respond via email with contact information or a new winner will be drawn. 
No compensation was provided for this giveaway nor was the prize, this is provided by me and me alone.

100 Books in 2011

Ok so I said only one challenge but I think that I can do this one as well.  So I am going to find out!

Challenge Details
  • Timeline: 01 Jan 2011 – 31 Dec 2011
  • Rules – Read 100 or more books in 2011
  • All books can crossover into other challenges you have on the go.
  • Only print books and ebooks count (no audiobooks).
  • You can join anytime between now and the later part of next year.
  • At the beginning of Jan 2011, I will add a link so you can add your reviews but this is not obligatory.
  • You don’t have to have a blog to join in – for those without a blog just FILL IN THIS FORM and I will add you to the list – just join the discussion in the comments section to let us know when you’ve read a book and what you thought of it! 🙂
  • You can also follow each other’s progress and chat about the VC books you read on twitter too – just use #100BooksInAYear 🙂

In My Mailbox (8)

In My Mailbox is a meme created by The Story Siren.

 
Welcome to the first In My Mailbox post for 2011.  I didn’t think that I was going to have much to post this week and then I checked Net Galley – found some exciting things here!
 
So let’s start with books from Net Galley:
 
Pale Demon by Kim Harrison: Book Cover
I am so excited for this one!!!  I love this series and it is awesome that I get to preview it!
 
Raising Dragons (Dragons in Our Midst Series #1) by Bryan Davis: Book Cover
 
Seducing the Vampire by Michele Hauf: Book Cover
 
and
 
 
Won:
 
Running Around (and Such) (Lizzie Searces for Love Series #1) by Linda Byler: Book Cover
 
Bought (for the kids but will probably read)
 
Bought
 
Got this one off the shelf even though it is not supposed to be out until Tuesday
 
I hope that you all had a good week.  What was in your mailbox?