My PMs automatically go into a BC folder which I try to check daily.
My wishlist is always up-to-date.
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Wings ~ love to fly!
BCID labels (Store, homemade, a printed page for me to copy|cut|paste)
Dark chocolate anything
Tea (with caffeine please)
Lip Balm (plain or tinted)
Warm fuzzy socks
Surprise RABCK another BCer with a WL book
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I’ve been a member of BookCrossing for ten years! I enjoy sharing my finds with fellow book lovers and reading the journal entries. What happens when I read a book I don't enjoy? Usually after reading the JEs, I find a different perspective (or 'aha moment') much like a good book club discussion. Wild releasing is my way of touching the world with a small act of kindness. My other interests are decorative painting, cooking and gardening.
Please note my bookshelf does not accurately display my book preference. As noted in my JEs, some are my husband's selections and some are purchased just to RABCK and/or Wild Release. I do read a lot of different genres including mystery, horror, humor, chick-lit and, once in a while, a spiritual or cat book. I must confess to enjoying the screwball mystery such as Bubbles Yablonsky series by Sarah Strohmeyer ~ a girl's gotta laugh, right?
Some authors I enjoy reading: Martha Beck, Jennifer Belle, Elizabeth Berg, Richard Paul Evans, Gillian Flynn, Emily Grayson, Joe Hill, Jen Lancaster, Billie Letts, Elizabeth Letts, Sue Miller, Laurie Notaro, Jodi Picoult, Kathy Reichs, Anita Shreve, Sarah Strohmeyer, Nicholas Sparks, and Jennifer Weiner. I love trying a new author, which usually adds to this list!
I Know I Owe It ~ Wishlist Tag Game:
(These are books I have to read then mail. If not listed here, they are traveling to you.)
My 10th BCiversary RABCK Winners:
-US Winner: iwillrejoice receives Comfort Food by Kate Jacobs
28Mar15: Sent and arrives safely.
-International Winner: catsalive, item to be determined.
28Mar15: Received PM and addy. Assembling something to send.
What am I reading now?
The Glassblower of Murano by Marina Fiorato | Paused to read the following book:
~The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman (Library)
Bookrays I'm Currently Hosting:
Searching for the next good one to offer.
Bookrings I'm Waiting To Be Sent My Way:
None. How'd that happen?! Must take a peek at the forum.
Bookrays I'm Waiting To Be Sent My Way:
Cat Selfies by Charlie Ellis (LenaLena)
Book Box Participation:
Kitchen Sink Bookbox (JennyC1230)|Arrived 18Jun11; Mailed 20Jun11
Virtual Biography/Autobio/Memoir Bookbox (JennyC1230)
~ Round 1 | completed January 2011
~ Round 2 | completed June 2011
~ Round 3 | completed December 2011
~ Round 4 | completed September 2012
~ Round 5 | completed June 2013
~ Round 6 | completed August 2014
~ Round 7 | completed June 2015
Other Bookcrossing Activity Participation:
Chicklit and Chocolate Sweeps: May|June 2015 hosted by Abby-Gibby (Assembled)
Wishlist Tag Game | 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
2012 RABCK Release Challenge | Forgot to post so its TBA
2011 RABCK Release Challenge hosted by NancyNova | YTD Total 72
2010 RABCK Release Challenge hosted by valentina1209 & smhamn|Grand total is 212!
2010 Valentine's Day Book, Chocolate & Coffee Sweepstakes (USA) hosted by FeistyPom2Love
2010 Valentine Pair RABCK hosted by princess-peapod
2009 RABCK Release Challenge hosted by valentina1209 & smhamn | My grand total is 241!
2009 NJ and NYC Nice Challenge RABCK hosted by wildflower37
2009 Summer Surprise Fun RABCK hosted by nattabee
2009 Random Bookmark Ring~Int'l. hosted by Chantie | 6Apr09 to Pitluv4
Happy Day RABCKs | as send only
Tiara Sweeps: 4-7 | as send only
International Secret Santa | 2008
Holiday Gift Giving | 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010