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crazy-for books hop (OCT 15-18)

http://www.crazy-for-books.com/  It's that time of week again!I believe the question was "IF you find it hard to get into do you stick it out and finish it?"  I have to be honest ,Ayear ago I would've said absolutely,but now I probably wouldn't and  would just come out and say I didn't finish it."Language of Secrets" would proabably be the exception It was so horrible I just had to see how bad this was going to be and sure enough it was the
as horrendous as I thought it was going to be!  Thanks for stopping by and dont forget you can post links
to your book blog,giveaway,etcc in the post below this one and the giveaway for "The Unnamed by Joshua
Ferris is 2 posts down.

Book blog News:Post links to your book blogs,the kinds of books you review,giveawaysetc...

Hello fellow book lovers it's that time of week again!
You may post links to your book blog,  up to 3 genres that you review and /or your giveaways.
If you have a weekly meme that you participate in or host that's fine, also. It's totally up to you.
Just a few things:

1. Grab my button and post it on your blog( a worded link is o.k. I know we post alot about our own
thing.so http://www.bookaddict4real.com/ is ok as well.

2.Please leave comments on  other people's blogs. We all love to get feed back I know I do !

3. Follow blogs that are of interest to you . Mostly have fun .  I have found  alot of cool blogs this way.
I am looking forward to do the same here.

so you're post may look like this
http://www.bookaddict4real.com/ (Adult lit,Christian,and mysteries) Giveaway"The Unnamed" by Joshua Ferris.

Testimony by Anita Shreve

For the writer who once joked that she could have wallpapered her bathroom  with the
rejections she got from magazines for her short stories Anita Shreve has come a long way.  Toward the end
of her career as  a High School English Teacher she quit to pursue her dream of becoming a writer.  Even though
she graduated from Tufts University , and eventually won the O'Henry prize for "Past The Island Drifting"(A short story) she became a journalist ,living in Nairobi, Kenya for three years.    For me personally  I remembered when Oprah picking the "Pilot's Wife" as a book club selection.   I also remembered thinking
'She must be good  if Oprah picked her'.  Needless to say I couldn't pass up the chance to review this book.
Silas,Rob,J Dot and a girl who would later change her name to Sienna are involved in a sex scandal that
would rock Avery Academy to it's very core.   Their exploits are filmed  and posted on YouTube.    Where
were the Adults? …