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CLOSED -Valentine’s exchange 2018 -CLOSED

It’s that time again for my annual Valentine’s Day Exchange!
Open to all.
Here’s what you need to do to join....
Send me a PM with your address and your shipping preferences. I’ll do my best to match as usual. You will be given a partner to send a book, card, candy etc to brighten up their Valentine’s Day
Thanks for always making this a fun exchange to host!

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It’s that time again for my annual Valentine’s Day Exchange!
Open to all.
Here’s what you need to do to join....
Send me a PM with your address and your shipping preferences. I’ll do my best to match as usual. You will be given a partner to send a book, card, candy etc to brighten up their Valentine’s Day
Thanks for always making this a fun exchange to host!
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Thanks for organising. I will send a PM.
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I'm in, PM'ing soon. :)
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Me olease

Can I specify posting within UK only please? If that's OK then I would love to join.
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UK preference only
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Please, count me in. I like this exchange so much!
Thanks for organizing again.
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♥ ♥
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PM on the way
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Thanks for all the interest my fellow bookcrossing friends, I’ll read all PM’s later this evening!
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PM on the way
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If you got a PM from me I have your info ; )
Have 12 on my list thus far, as usual I only participate if we have an odd number. Last year was actually the first I didn’t have a partner myself & several of you sent me lil notes and or goodies anyways 😘
I’ll keep this open until the 28th of January which will give everyone a couple weeks to post off their goodies.
Feel free to spread the word, the more the merrier!
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Me too.

My PM is on the way. A new reason to go shopping.
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Thanks for organizing. PM coming.
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add me

This will be my first year. Sent you a PM
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Will PM you :-)
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PM sent
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Count me in! Sending PM.
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Me too!

PMing you.
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Me, please!

I love this exchange :-)
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PM on way
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would like to be included
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I’d like to join.
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Ok all
You should have all gotten a PM from me saying I got your info.
Closing this up Sunday evening so I can do pairings on Monday to send out.
Thanks to all who joined!
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I'd like to join.
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I can't wait to put my package together:-)
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I’m working on them currently & will be sending out PM’s later today.
It’s taking a bit due to tryingvto accommodate all shipping preferences.
Thanks for your patience
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Ok lovely Bookcrossing people after much thinking and trying my best to accommodate ALL shipping requests I have done the matches. We had an odd number this year so I’ll be mailing a goodie off myself this time out.
Everyone should have a PM from me with the name, address & Bookcrossing name of your pair so you can check out their wishlist, bookshelf etc.
Have fun all
Thanks for joining!
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PM recived

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PM received...

Going to go shopping now :-)
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(I told you I was excited)
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Have everything. Just need to pack it.
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Have everything. Just need to pack it.


Actually posted today. First thing this morning.
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Now I have to wait!!! 😬
It says open on 14th- can I make it that long????
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USPS Tracking Number 9114 9014 9645 1491 8489 67
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"Love Walked In" http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14903943

Thank you, nmugirl!!!
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Dad-I-libri had it waiting on the table when I got home. Trying to figure out how you all can see it! Thank you, nmugirl, I can NOT wait to figure out how to get into it. It looks like so much fun.
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It was FUN. Getting to it is not hard as you can always cut the bottle up. I just cannot figure out how nmugirl managed to put the stuff inside. Magical!!
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Your package arrived today.
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I've put it in the cupboard until Valentine's Day.
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Hope it arrives on time.
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Card sent!

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Sent this afternoon.
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Now I I'll try and wait until 14th February :)
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Hope the recipient likes what I have chosen!!!
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Went out today, hope it arrives in time!
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:(
I'm so sorry but it has been a hard week at work.
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Hope it gets there in time. 8)
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Couldn't wait, had to open it. Thank you so much southernfryed. I love everything, the cat slippers are the cutest things ever, the tea, the candy, the bookmark, the books, the pencil and the rub on quotes. I love it all, hope your Valentines Day is the best ever.
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The package came today and I will wait till the fourteenth to open.
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Mailed yesterday, delivered today! And I love everything! Book-Cocktails for Three by Madeleine Wickham. I love her books. There was also a stack of unused postcards, BCID labels and stickers, an Eifle Tower tag, coffees, hot cocoa, an altoids tin, Conversation hearts and assorted candies, cherry chapstick, a painted heart rock and a handpainted bookcrossing block. Love it! happy Valentine's!
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Glad you liked it, my daughter painted the rock and the ballycumber. You can go to the site listed on the back and post pics if you like.
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I will hold on to it until the 14th and open then :-)
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A very huge package arrived today, wow! Keeping it safe for Valentine's Day.

I hope my package will arrive in time, sent it on Feb 5th so it should. :)
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But I'm waiting for the 14th to open it :) Mailed mine last weekend.
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I'm saving it for tomorrow.... hope it's supposed to rattle!!!
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Thank you princess-peapod! Your lovely parcel put mine to shame. I got A Year on Ladybug Farm, a book not on my radar but its premise definitely intrigues me. I also got a lovely scarf. I will wear it out today. It is something I would pick for myself; it is amazing how someone who hasn't seen me or knows my taste can pick something so right for me. And huge thanks for the huge pile of bookcrossing labels and a cute planner. You also sent body lotion and gloves in a brightly colored makeup bag, and valentine candy. Thank you for everything. I love them all. And Happy Valentine to you and everyone.
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Glad you liked everything
Happy Valentines
Yours arrived today, will open it in the am!
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Opened my parcel this morning to find a copy of Lonely Hearts by John Harvey, two cute little rubber ducks decorated with hearts, heart shaped confetti, a box of malteasers and, of course, a card. Thoroughly spoiled!

I'm so glad I decided to take part in this exchange, normally I hate Valentines Day, but your generosity has brightened my day!
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For such a lovely Valentine's Day parcel, which puts my package to shame. I Recived in my package
4 books: The marrying of Chani Kaufman by Eve Harris, The Gathering by Kelley Armstrong, North and south by Elizabeth Gaskell, A simple heart by Gustave Flaubert

BC supplies
Washi tape with hearts on it
From me to you with love magnetic words
Glass ornament/ bookmark with hearts in it
Heart shaped chocolate
Big bar of dairy milk chocolate
Tote bag with hearts on it
Tea bags
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A lovely parcel including three books..
Don't Want to Miss a Thing, Jill Mansell
All You Need is Love, Carole Matthews
Head Over Heels, Jill Mansell

A lovely scented candle
Purple scarf....my favourite colour and very welcome with this cold weather
Notepads, cards, pens and pencils.
Bookmark.
Chocolates and biscuits.

Picture on Flickr..
https://www.flickr.com/---/pool-nss/
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Thank you for a lovely parcel!
I received 3 books
Skinner's Rules by Quintin Jardine (a wishlist Book) and 2 more by the same author
Murmuring the Judges
Fallen Gods

A really lovely metal heart shaped bookmark with Friend on it.
Prosecco Gums
A card

I love it all thank you so much :-)
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I picked up the package at the post office yesterday and could hardly wait until this morning! Let me tell you BCers that she sure knows how to pack a box! It started out with pretty pink and white tissue paper and ribbons. It had everything from BC supplies to candy and books! Wow!!!
A box of Ferrero Rocher chocolates
A beautiful handpainted Cheri Lasher silk scarf
Beautiful the Carole King Broadway musical (BH will enjoy this also)
A LARGE package of heart stickers (I love hearts)
Dual ended colored pencils with a coloring book
Post-It flags
BC stickers
and 3 books:
Lawyer for the Dog by Lee Robinson
An Innocent Abroad Life Changing Tips from 35 Great Writers
American Terroir by Rowan Jacobsen

You made my day!



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http://www.bookcrossing.com/---/14684620

For a book Love and Devotion by Erica James, two Lindor bars (yum!), a felt heart, a ladybird clothespin, four different BC labels including a red rocking horse that i’ve never seen before, a jewel card and a beautiful red cotton tote bag.

Thanks for a lovely selection of red and love themed goodies.
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WOW! What a package! Please no that everything in it is well appreciated. <3

I received
* Delilah by Eleanor de Jong
* knitted beanie
* scented heart shaped candle
* so cute small pencil case printed with small red hearts, I'm going to use it in my purse for lipsticks and stuff
* love-themed toothpick-thingy-decorations-what-they're-called (like the umbrella's), I might use them this weekend on our girls' night
* Box of heart-shaped chocolates
* and finally, Lindt's Hello Strawberry Cheesecake chocolate bar!!!

The card is unbelievably beautiful. Thank you so much!


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Thank you so much for the lovely Valentine's box including:

*a pretty card
*"love quote" bookmark
*jewelry pouch
*rubber bands ball
*paperclips ball
*lavender and chamomile tea
*scented soap
*pocket testament
*sweet pea hand gel
*notepad
*notebook
*candle

I really appreciate your kindness. Happy Valentine's Day!
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So glad everyone got such fabulous goodies that made them smile. Until next year 😉
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Of course... a big thank you to princess-peapod for organising. Taking part has definitely changed how I feel about Valentine's Day and that wouldn't have happened without your taking time to arrange. Thank you
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I’ve really enjoyed this exchange again!
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What a great package. I had so much fun pulling everything out of your package. All the things that I enjoy too.
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I used your HGG list!!! :-)
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I'm so sorry for being so late :(
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For such a pink package (it is my favourite colour:-))

I received:

- "The Sea", by John Banville (it is going to be my first time with this author)
- rose scented tea lights
- pink grapefruit hand cream
- candied plum bath bomb
- flower napkins (great for tea time)
- geisha chocolate (the first to go, yummy)
- a lovely postcard with tulips, that I am going to use as a bookmark

Thanks, again :-)

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I can't journal the books I received as they don't have a BCID..
Also the ones I sent haven't been journaled, or acknowledged. Did they arrive?
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Yes both arrived and I did put above that I'd received the first one. Nice of you to send the other and they both arrived in time 😃 I'm pretty busy so I don't always get on here frequently so it takes me a while to journal. Don worry about the books I sent- you can either register them or not wirry, I really don't mind. I hope you liked your package!
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For 2 books and a cute card :) I'm sorry but I've left them on my mother's house so I can't write their JE until the end of March...

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