### Welcome to the Back to the Books Giveaway Hop!

The days are getting shorter, mornings are cooler, schools are back in session. Autumn is definitely on its way and to celebrate Inspired Kathy at I am a Reader, Not a Writer is hosting another spectacular giveaway hop! She is being assisted by Heather at Buried in Books. Once again, there are over 300 participating blogs for you to visit and enter to win books, gift certificates, and book-related items.

You are invited to enter to win a **$15 Amazon gift certificate**! Entries will be accepted through September 7, 2011, at 11:59 p.m. (Pacific time).

**Mandatory Entry**:

NOTE: This giveaway is open to Google Friend Connect *followers* — existing *or* brand new — only!

Leave a comment telling me *two* very important things:

1. Your Google Friend Connect follower name/identity

~ and ~

2. Your email address (for notification and delivery purposes).

**Bonus Entries**:

Post an additional, __separate__ comment with your name/identity for any of these additional ways you follow this site/me —

- Follow Colloquium on Facebook Networked Blogs. (Note: Asking to be my friend on Facebook does not count as following.)
- Follow me on Twitter — be sure to leave your Twitter name in the comment
- Subscribe to Colloquium via RSS
- Subscribe to Colloquium via email and confirm your subscription

*Maximum possible number of entries per participant: 5*.

### Visit all the participating blogs:

The comment posted by Stacey at Squiggles Reviews was selected at random, so I have sent a $15 Amazon gift card to her!

Great giveaway! Thanks!!! ðŸ˜€

GFC-dogwood

dogwoodlane at suddenlink dot net

I am a GFC follower. Thanks for the giveaway!

Margaret

singitm@hotmail.com

I follow via email.

Margaret

singitm@hotmail.com

I follow via RSS feed.

Margaret

singitm@hotmail.com

Love these giveaways!

GFC name: Margay

Margay1122ATaolDOTcom

Thanks for the give away

GFC follower – Karen

karen.hofmaier@gmail.com

Thank you for the generous giveaway.

GFC – Jessica ( frellathon )

frellathon(at)gmail(dot)com

I’m a GFC follower!

reading_frenzy at yahoo dot com

Twitter follower I’m @frellathon

I follow on GFC as Ericka T.

humanecats at gmail dot com

RSS subscriber on Google reader

I follow you on twitter as humanecats.

I follow on networked blogs as Ricky T.

email subscriber

Giveaway Hops are so much fun! Thanks for the chance to win.

follower- cheryl c.

castings at mindspring dot com

GFC – Sniffly Kitty

snifflykitty@gmail.com

Thanks for the awesome giveaway. Love Amazon.

GFC follower CrystalGB

Crystal816[at]hotmail[dot]com

gfc follower

pjames330 at aol dot com

fb fan

pamela j

pjames330 at aol dot com

email sub

pjames330 at aol dotcom

rss feed sub

pjames330 at aol dot com

Thanks!

My GFC name is Debz

My email is debzbookshelf AT gmail DOT com

Thanks for the chance to win. I follow as Aimee on GFC.

Aimee

brandonaimee AT gmail DOT com

I follow on twitter as aimeejbrown

Aimee

brandonaimee AT gmail DOT com

Thanks for the giveaway! I’m an old follower: JP

jesse.nicole.paul (at) gmail (dot) com

I’m on the giveaway hop, too! Stop by to see what I have up for grabs!

Thanks for the giveaway.

GFC name Melissa

coffeebooksandlaundry(at)cableone.net

I follow on GFC. (mamie316)

mryward(at)yahoo(dot)com

I’m an email subscriber.

mryward(at)yahoo(dot)com

I’m a GFC follower (DarcyO)

dlodden at frontiernet dot net

I’m a GFC follower: Michele

rlawrence110 at yahoo dot com

Thanks for the giveaway!

gfc: brookea_2006

email: brookea_2006@yahoo.com

I follow you on Networked Blogs

Michele Caldwell Lawrence

I follow you on Twitter

@rlawrence110

I’m an email subscriber

Thanks for the giveaway!

GFC- thegirlonfire27

thegirlonfire27 at gmail dot com

Old follower here.

GFC: Alexis Villery

reflectionsofabookaholic[at]gmail[dot]com

Thank you for the giveaway.

GFC follower: Na

Cambonified (at) yahoo (dot) com

thanks for the giveaway ! I’m a GFC follower : Melliane

ellana_(at)hotmail(dot)fr

I follow via email too

ellana_(at)hotmail(dot)fr

GFC – Carol M

mittens0831 at aol dot com

Twitter – CarolAnnM

mittens0831 at aol dot com

Subscribe via RSS.

mittens0831 at aol dot com

Subcribe via email

mittens0831 at aol dot com

Thanks for the giveaway!

GFC name = Margie

mtakala1 AT yahoo DOT com

follower by Networked Blogs (Marjorie)

email subscriber

mtakala1 AT yahoo DOT com

GFC follower-judy!! Thanks for giveaway.

magnolias_1[at]msn[dot]com

I follow on Twitter @ladymagnolia99

Judy

magnolias_1[at]msn[dot]com

Email subscriber.

Judy

magnolias_1[at]msn[dot]com

Thank you! GFC Krystal Larson edysicecreamlover18@gmailDOTcom

twitter Icecream1891

networked blogs Lindsay Ann

RSS Lindsay Ann/Krystal Larson

email subscriber edysicecreamlover18@gmailDOTcom

I love Amazon gift cards! I am a GFC follower (Colleen Turner). Thanks!

I am a Networked Blogs Follower (Colleen Turner).

I am an email subscriber.

I have the RSS feed on my igoogle page.

Thanks for the giveaway!

GFC: Erin Baker

e(dot)baker219(at)gmail(dot)com

Following on Networked Blogs: Erin Fyda-Baker

e(dot)baker219(at)gmail(dot)com

Following on twitter: iheartmykindle

e(dot)baker219(at)gmail(dot)com

Following by e-mail

e(dot)baker219(at)gmail(dot)com

I follow you on Google Friends Connect under my name of Carol N Wong.

CarolNWong(at)aol(dot)com

I follow Colloquim on Facebook Networked Blogs.

CarolNWong(at)aol(dot)com

I follow you on Twitter as Carolee888.

CarolNWong(at)aol(dot)com

I subscribe to Colloquim via RSS on my IGoogle page.,

CarolNWong@aol.com

I have an e-mail subscription to Colloquim.

CarolNWong(at)aol(dot)com

Thanks for the giveaway! I’m a GFC follower- amandawk

I follow on twitter @amandawk

Thanks GFC Lisa lisapeters at yahoo dot com and yea I love winning

Awesome giveaway!

GFC: Mariee

marieimy (at) gmail (dot) com

Subscribe to RSS feed in reader.

marieimy (at) gmail (dot) com

GFC follower – jeanette8042

Thanks for the giveaway!

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Networked Blogs follower – Jeanette Juan

lilazncutie1215[at]yahoo[dot]com

Many thanks! OMG! I just recently finished Before Ever After by Samantha Sotto I’d to hear in this case read what you thought about it ^_^

GFC,Twitter & Networked blogs follower: kimyunalesca

kimyunalesca(at)yahoo(dot)com

Thanks for the giveaway.

GFC follower-BLHmistress

vampiremistress2010(at)gmail(dot)com

I’m a GFC follower (C.E. Hart)

nicnac63@hotmail.com

Iâ€™m a FB Networked Blogs follower (Cheryl Hartsell)

Iâ€™m a Twitter follower (CEHartAuthor)

I subscribe to your RSS (nicnac63 AT gmail.com and nicnac63 AT hotmail.com)

I subscribe by email (nicnac63 AT hotmail.com)

Thanks for the opportunity!

GFC follower- Carly W.

-Carly Waid

carlymartellowaid(at)yahoo(dot)com

I subscribe to your email.

-Carly Waid

carlymartellowaid(at)yahoo(dot)com

I follow via Networked Blogs.

-Carly Waid

carlymartellowaid(at)yahoo(dot)com

GFC – Gloria

Thank you!

geschumann at live dot com

Twitter – GloriaSchumann

Thanks!

geschumann at live dot com

GFC Amanda M.

amercnchic (at) aol (dot) com

thanks for the giveaway : )

Twitter follower @Pages_turned

amercnchic (at) aol (dot) com

GFC follower: Alicia

aliciacald at gmail dot com

Twitter follower: @aliciacald

GFC follower: Rosie Hong Nguy

Thanks for the giveaway!

abbydillon16 AT yahoo DOT com

Thanks for the awesome giveaway!

Following on GFC (Darlene)

darlenesbooknook at gmail dot com

Thanks for the giveaway!

+1 following on Networked Blogs (Darlene’s Book Nook)

darlenesbooknook at gmail dot com

+1 following on Twitter (@DarleneBookNook)

darlenesbooknook at gmail dot com

+1 subscribed by RSS

darlenesbooknook at gmail dot com

+1 subscribed by email

darlenesbooknook at gmail dot com

Thank you for the giveaway.

I’m a GFC follower as sablelexi

jlynettes @ hotmail . com

I’m a twitter follower as @sablelexi

jlynettes @ hotmail . com

gfc follower, stacythemagnificentmommy

hancoci_s at msn dot com

get your emails!

follow you on networked blogs, stacy h

hancoci_s at msn dot com

sub’d via google reader and my staycelb at yahoo acct

though my contact email is hancoci_s at msn dot com

Thanks for the giveaway!

GFC = Artsybookishgal

I follow via RSS!

Follow on Networked Blogs (Amy Sondova)

I follow you on twitter (@artsybookishgal)

I have a confirmed email subscription.

Gfc-Michelle Adams/chelle2006

chelle2006 @ aol .com

-Michelle

Thanks for the giveaway!

GFC: Kati R

romancingrakes at gmail dot com

Thanks for the chance to win giveaway.

I’m a GFC follower – Cindy Macbeth

cindymacbeth at gmail dot com

Old GFC Follower – The Happy Booker

ahappybooker at gmail dot com

Networked Blogs follower – Donna Smith

ahappybooker at gmail dot com

RSS follower- dsfrankj at gmail dot com

Follow on Twitter @donna224

ahappybooker at gmail dot com

Thanks for the giveaway

GFC follower – Rad Hall

Networked Blogs – Rad Hall

Twitter – Rad_Hall

emi3mle at yahoo dot com dot au

Thanks for the awesome giveaway.

GFC: amyS.

truebloodfan AT rock.com

Hi, I’m already a follower as “Margie”. I typed in my email address above so that it is not public. Thanks!

Also subscribing to your RSS in my google reader.

I’m a GFC follower: Vicki Newell

irbratb(@)gmail(.)com

I follow on Networked Blogs: Vicki Newell/I’d Rather Be Reading At The Beach

irbratb(@)gmail(.)com

I follow on Twitter: irbratb

irbratb(@)gmail(.)com

I’m subscribed via RSS

irbratb(@)gmail(.)com

I’m subscribed via email

irbratb(@)gmail(.)com

Fantastic giveaway! Best of luck to everyone! ðŸ˜€

GFC name : K M

Karaliene24[@]gmail[.]com

Cheers!

Also followed on Twitter

@creatingfantasy

And subscribed by email.

Karaliene24[@]gmail[.]com

Hi!

I just followed you on GFC (I’m Mk) and on Twitter (@PopcornReads).

Thanks! Mk

love these giveaways! ðŸ˜‰

Awesome, thanks!

GFC Lisa Manning

lhoffpauir at gmail

GFC Follower: “Adam”

roofbeamreader(at)gmail(dot)com

Twitter Follower @RoofBeamReader

roofbeamreader(at)gmail(dot)com

GFC – Manda

liforda(at)yahoo(dot)com

Thanks for the giveaway!

Thanks so much for having this great giveaway.

GFC Name: Anita Yancey

ayancey(at)dishmail(dot)net

Subscribe via Email.

ayancey(at)dishmail(dot)net

GFC follower Library Lady

adsanders77 at gmail dot com

Thank you for the giveaway!

I am a GFC follower as melora brock

melorabrock {at} gmail {dot} com

Great giveaway!

GFC-BJ

beejee77 at comcast Dot net

I’m an old GFC Follower – Kimmel Tippets

stimble AT hotmail DOT com

Thanks for the giveaway!

GFC – rickimc

rickimc[at]aol[dot]com

Thanks for the giveaway! I follow on GFC as xxsquigglesxx.

xxsquigglesxx(at)gmail(dot)com

Thank you for taking part in the hop and for another awesome giveaway!

GFC follower Tiffany Drew

jaidahsmommy(at)comcast(dot)net

Networked Blogs follower Tiffany Drew

jaidahsmommy(at)comcast(dot)net

Twitter follower @enterthedrew

jaidahsmommy(at)comcast(dot)net

RSS subscriber

jaidahsmommy(at)comcast(dot)net

I am an email subscriber

jaidahsmommy(at)comcast(dot)net

I follow via GFC as Julie D.

luckyjd2k at gmail dot com

I follow you on twitter @giveawaysetc

thanks for the giveaway!!

i follow!

americangirlie1991 at yahoo dot com

happy labor day too!

I’m a GFC follower! (Jessica *)

paramourbeat at gmail dot com

I am a gfc follower= brendajean

My email is bchild5 at aol dot com

Follow on GFC as Jenn

jenhedger at hotmail dot com

Follow on Networked Blogs

jenhedger at hotmail dot com

Follow on twitter as @jenhedger

jenhedger at hotmail dot com

subscribe to rss feed

jenhedger at hotmail dot com

Thanks for the chance!

GFC follower

bacchus76 at myself dot com

Networked Blogs follower – Donna S

bacchus76 at myself dot com

twitter follower @donnas1

bacchus76 at myself dot com

email subscriber – bacchus76@

bacchus76 at myself dot com

Thank you so much for this chance at your giveaway and for participating in the Back to the Books Hop!! It makes me feel like I’m ’bout ready to go back to school when I haven’t attended for years lol Oh my, I feel so old haha

Thanks again and I hope you have a safe and GREAT weekend!!

Happy Labor Day!!

GFC Follower: SpadesHighReads

@ http://SpadesHighReads.com

EXTRA ENTRY:

Networked Blogs Follower: SpadesHigh Reads

GFC Follower: SpadesHighReads

@ http://SpadesHighReads.com

EXTRA ENTRY:

Email Subscriber: Bayayrea_munkie AT hotmail DOT com

GFC Follower: SpadesHighReads

@ http://SpadesHighReads.com

Longtime GFC follower: Janelle!

Chanticlear1(at)gmail(dot)com

Best wishes and thanks for a fabulicious giveaway

I subscribe to this RSS feed via Google Reader so I don’t miss a thing!

Chanticlear1(at)gmail(dot)com

Best wishes and thanks for a fabulicious giveaway

Longtime email subscriber, too!

Chanticlear1(at)gmail(dot)com

Best wishes and thanks for a fabulicious giveaway

I follow on GFC as strs4u2000

Extra entry for subscribing via e-mail

strs4u2000 @ yahoo.com

Thanks for the giveaway!

follow via GFC (Throuthehaze)

throuthehaze at gmail dot com

follow via Networked BLogs-Rae Pavey

throuthehaze at gmail dot com

RSS subscriber

throuthehaze at gmail dot com

email subscriber

throuthehaze at gmail dot com

follow via twitter @throuthehaze

throuthehaze at gmail dot com

GFC follower augustlily06.Thanks for the chance.

subscribe via email.augustlily06(at)aim(dot)com.

great giveaway

follow via gfc

drakebdog@gmail.com

GFC name: jennifer

thank you!

I follow you on networked blogs (under my name).

I follow you on twitter @jlkalman26

thank you!

jcwega27

GFC follower: kirbijo

kirbijo@hotmail.com

Thanks for the opportunity!!!

I follow on gfc as Becca, thanks! sbcashortie at hotmail dot com

I am an email subscriber. sbcashortie at hotmail dot com

I follow you on Networked Blogs as Becca Okaneko

I follow you on twitter as sbshortie

I follow on gfc as cjabdelnour. Cheryl cjabdelnour@hotmail.com

GFC Follower: June M.

manning_j2004 at yahoo dot com

Thank you

Networed blogs follower: June Manning

manning_j2004 at yahoo dot com

I follow you on nw blogs.

I follow you on twitter as mt4cb.

Twitter follower: JuneAnnM

manning_j2004 at yahoo dot com

RSS subscriber: google reader

manning_j2004 at yahoo dot com

email subscriber

manning_j2004 at yahoo dot com

follow you via gfc as ewhatley

GFC – TommyGirl

tommygirl828 (at) gmail (dot) com

Follow via GFC

patricia dot mariani dot esq at gmail

GFC – Megan/inspired by fiction

thanks for the giveaway!

Follow on FB Networked Blogs

patricia dot mariani dot esq at gmail dot com

Twitter @inspiredfiction

thanks

@CapitalismRox

Follow on Twitter

patricia{dot}mariani{dot}esq{at}gmail{dot}com

subscribe via google reader

patricia dothttp://www.jhsiess.com/wp-includes/images/smilies/icon_rolleyes.gif mariani dot esq at gmail dot com

subscribe via email:

patricia dot mariani dot esq at gmail dot com

Thanks for the giveaway. I follow in GFC as Chris

kissyjensen at gmail dot com

Thanks for the giveaway.

GFC follower – Sherry S.

sstrode at scrtc dot com

follow on Networked Blogs – Sherry Strode

sstrode at scrtc dot com

follow on Twitter – SStrode

sstrode at scrtc dot com

RSS subscriber

sstrode at scrtc dot com

email subscriber

sstrode at scrtc dot com

Thanks for the giveaway. I’m participating as well. I’m a GFC follower. lenasledge (at) gmail (dot) com

I’m a GFC follower (Tarissa). Thanks for the chance to win!!

inmybookcase@yahoo.com

GFC follower- ashley

ashtreygonesmokeya@yahoo.com

Twitter follower- @Holt9102

ashtreygonesmokeya@yahoo.com

Following via gfc ashleylittlehandprintsdaycare

ashleylittlehandprintsdaycare@yahoo.com

I follow with GFC as A. Tolar.

supaflychikenpi2 AT gmail DOT com

I follow you on twitter as @AFTolar.

supaflychikenpi2 AT gmail DOT com

Thanks for the giveaway

GFC(Mona Garg)

monagarg@yahoo.com

Networked Blogs(Mona Garg)

monagarg@yahoo.com

Twitter(@Kulmona)

RSS(Google Reader)

monagarg@yahoo.com

Email subscriber

GFC: slehan

Thanks for the contest.

networked blogs: Slehan

Twitter follow you: slehan

Great giveaway. Thanks

areeths AT new DOT rr DOT com

GFC-areeths

I’m an old GFC follower- Jessica B

Thanks for being a part of the hop. I hope that you have a good labor day.

jessangil at gmail dot com

-Jessica B

GFC: mfay2

anxirium at yahoo dot com

I follow on Twitter: mfay2

anxirium at yahoo dot com

Facebook: Anxirium Book Reviews

anxirium at yahoo dot com

I already follow, as Tamara.

westiemks5@yahoo.com

Woud love to win!

GFC Follower: leebee190

leebee19(at)gmail(dot)com

GFC Pamk

email scrtabpal at yahoo dot com

great giveaway

I follow you via Facebook networked blogs Pam Harmon Kinsey

I follow you on twitter Pamk258

Lindsey Aylward – LindseyaYlward@yahoo.com

Thanks for the giveaway!

GFC- Lisa Richards

alterlisa AT yahoo DOT com

Thanks for participating in the hop!

Follow on Net Worked Blogs- Lisa Ann Richards

Twitter follower @alterlisa

RSS follower

GFC follower (mandala)

mandalarctic at gmail dot com

E-mail subscriber

mandalarctic at gmail dot com

Twitter follower: mandalarctic

mandalarctic at gmail dot com

Thanks for the giveaway!

GFC follower SarahSparrow.

captainsarahsparrow at hotmail dot com

Follow on Network Blogs as Amber Young.

captainsarahsparrow at hotmail dot com

Follow on Twitter as @Sarah_Sparrow.

captainsarahsparrow at hotmail dot com

Subscribe to email.

captainsarahsparrow at hotmail dot com

Subscribe to RSS feed.

captainsarahsparrow at hotmail dot com

Hi!

I’m a GFC follower and my name is: lauriehere

My email is: laurieisreading at gmail dot com

Separate comments for everything???? Okay!!!

I subscribed via email!!

Laurie Carlson

laurieisreading at gmail dot com

I LIKE your FB page!!

Laurie Carlson

laurieisreading at gmail dot com

I follow you on Networked Blogs!

Laurie Carlson

laurieisreading at gmail dot com

I follow you on Twitter as: laurieisreading

Laurie Carlson

laurieisreading at gmail dot com

Thanks for the fab giveaway!

GFC follower = Juana Esparza

jmesparza821(at)gmail(dot)com

I follow you via Networked Blogs = Juana Esparza

jmesparza821(at)gmail(dot)com

I follow you via Twitter = @jmesparza821

jmesparza821(at)gmail(dot)com

RSS subscriber = jmesparza821(at)gmail(dot)com

Email subscriber = jmesparza821(at)gmail(dot)com

I am a GFC follower LisaILJ

I am a twitter follower LisaLLibrarian

I am a FB Network Blog follower (lisa Jay?)

leyser73 at yahoo dot com

I’m following you publicly on Google Friend Connect as Tethered Mommy.

Maggie at tethered mommy dot com

Iâ€™m following you on Networked Blogs. (Maggie D C/Tethered Mommy)

Maggie at tethered mommy dot com

GFC: Courtney Renee

courtnut1990 at yahoo dot com

awesome giveaway

GFC: Courtney Renee

courtnut1990 at yahoo dot com

awesome giveaway

What a great giveaway thank you so much!

Im a GFC follower/latishajean

tishajean@ charter.net

Follow on networked blogs/latisha D

tishajean@ charter.net

Follow on twitter/latishajean

tishajean@ charter.net

Email subscriber too

tishajean@ charter.net

Rss feed subscriber

tishajean@ charter.net

GFC follower AEKZ2

annettekz2@yahoo.com

Awesome giveaway!

GFC: cyc

jadedlittlegirlx AT gmail DOT com

I follow you on GFC under this name! junesparklily at gmail dot com

I follow you on Networked Blogs under this name!

I follow you on Twitter! Username JunesparkLily

I subscribe to your blog by email!

GFC – Karen

kpuleski at gmail dot com

Thanks!

Thanks for the giveaway!

GFC follower name- Holly

fullmoonbites[at]gmail[dot]com

GFC Follower Ã‡rÃ¥zÂ¥ KÃ¯â€ â€ Â¥

nightsky1102(at)gmail(dot)com

GFC = artsybookishgal

AAAAAAAAAAAH. Delete these. I just saw that I already entered!!!!

Follow you on Networked Blogs!

Follow you on Twitter (artsybookishgal)

follow you via email

I’m a GFC follower – Devony! Thanks so much for the chance! wilsondev(at)gmail(dot)com

gfc follower (Ruth)

follow you on twitter

ruthhill74

ruthaw_1974@yahoo.com

Thanks for the chance to win!

I follow through GFC – Alison Fees

alison.fees@gmail.com

I follow through networked blogs – Alison Fees

alison.fees@gmail.com

I follow through twitter – bfees2

alison.fees@gmail.com

gfc – Tasha

book-obsessed[at]hotmail[dot]com

thanks for the giveaway

Thank you for the giveaway!

gfc – jbronderblogs

twitter – @jbronder

email – jbronderblogs at aol dot com

gfc follower

fdigsby

I am a GFC follower: Jeryl.

jeryl.marcus@gmail.com

I am a networked blogs follower.

jeryl.marcus@gmail.com

Thanks for the chance!

old gfc follower: Tara W

mizztuts AT bellsouth DOT net

networked blogs follower. Tara Woods

mizztuts AT bellsouth DOT net

twitter follower @mizztara71

mizztuts AT bellsouth DOT net

RSS subscriber

mizztuts AT bellsouth DOT net

email subscriber

mizztuts AT bellsouth DOT net

Thank you for the Giveaway!

GFC:Jude Henderson

Twitter: JudeHnd

Facebook Networked Blogs: Jude Henderson

JudeHnd@Gmail.com

Thank you for the giveaway!

GFC Follower: Danah

-Danah

icrave13@hotmail.com

Extra Entries:

Follow your blog via NetworkedBlogs:

Danah

Follow you on Twitter:

@Peppermint1013

Subscribed via RSS feed

Subscribe via e-mail

-Danah

icrave13@hotmail.com

GFC- Tiffany Polk

hermitcrablover09@gmail.com

Thanks for the giveaway! ðŸ˜€

GFC – Stephanie McNemar

stephanie(dot)mcnemar(at)selu(dot)edu