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Thursday, September 22, 2011

September Blog Hop

Welcome to the September Blog Hop! Celebrate the beginning of fall with me and my blogger friends by hopping around, visiting our sites, and entering our contests! There are no limits - you can enter the contest on every blog. With over 40 blogs participating, that's over 40 prizes you could win. Just click on the links below to move on to the next blog.

On my blog, you can win …

an autographed copy of Pumpkin Roll by Josi Kilpack.

Would you like to win this prize? You just need to do two things.

1. Become a follower of this blog.

2. Leave me a comment in the trail and tell me why you'd like to win it.

That's it! You are now entered. The contest ends on Saturday night, September 24th, at midnight MST, and the winner will be contacted shortly thereafter. Please either leave your e-mail address in the comment trail or make sure it's visible through your profile so I can contact you to tell you that you're the lucky winner.

Now go visit my other friends ...

September Blog Hop Participants

1. Tristi Pinkston, LDS Author
2. Joyce DiPastena
3. I Am A Reader, Not A Writer
4. Mandi Slack
5. Michael D. Young
6. Six Mixed Reviews
7. Pam Williams
8. Laurie Lewis
9. Kristy Tate
10. Marilyn Yarbrough
11. Stacy Coles
12. Kristie Ballard
13. Lynn Parsons
14. Pushing Past the Pounds
15. Sheila Staley
16. cindy Hogan
17. Jamie Thompson
18. Jaclyn Weist
19. Cathy Witbeck
20. Secret Sisters Mysteries
21. Tamera Westhoff
22. Tina Scott
23. Lynnea Mortensen
24. Danyelle Ferguson aka Queen of the Clan
25. Jeanette A. Fratto
26. Bonnie Harris
27. Melissa Lemon
28. Mary Ann Dennis
29. Stephanie Black
30. Jane Still
31. Janice
32. Laura Bastian
33. Tamara Bordon
34. Betsy Love
35. Maria Hoagland
36. Amber Robertson
37. Debbie Davis
39. Christy Monson
40. Carolyn Frank
41. Rebecca Birkin
42. Melissa Cunningham
43. Emily L. Moir
44. Ronda Hinrichsen
45. Lisa Asanuma
46. Joan Sowards
47. Jordan McCollum
48. Diane Stringam Tolley


  1. This book sounds like a great read and I would enjoy reading it.
    The author is new to me and I like finding new author books.
    I am a follower.

    cenya2 at hotmail dot com

  2. I'm a follower. I'd love to win Pumpkin Roll because I can't wait to read it!!!

  3. I love to write and read suspense! This is a great blog. I'm glad I found it! I'm a new follower and her books are always a ton of fun.


  4. Because I love Josi's books! I'm a follower. :)

  5. I'm a new follower! I'd love to read the author who keeps beating me out on deseretbook.com! Maybe I can take some lessons from her writing.
    You can find me:
    betsyloveldsauthor.blogspot.com or email
    love2write58 at yahoo dot com

  6. following! Yummmmm, sounds like a delicious prize! kerryandam08@hotmail.com

  7. I'm following you. I love to win a Josi's book. I met her at the LDStorymakers conference.

  8. Hi Ronda! I'm happy to see you in the blogging world! I'm now following your blog and would be thrilled to win Pumpkin Roll so I can read and share that wonderful thing! :)

  9. New follower. Great gift! I'd love to win. Please enter me. I'm #11 on the Blog Hop list. Stop in for a visit.

  10. New e-mail subscriber-follower. Glad to find your blog. I would love to win "Pumpkin Roll" because I love cozies!!!


  11. GFC- Christine A.

    I would love to win this book because I enjoy reading about anything food related. Throw in mystery/suspense and I am so there! Thanks for the giveaway.

    your1chef at aol dot com

  12. I'm a new follower. I'd love to read this book!

  13. Hi! I'm a brand new GFC follower ... so nice to "meet" you! I'd love to win because I've seen reviews about this book (all good) and I'd love the opportunity to read it! Thanks so much for giving us this chance!
    reducefootprints at gmail dot com

  14. Hi Ronda! Would love to win Josi's book.

  15. I'm a new follower, and would love to read Josi's book. I'm excited to get to know you better as a follower. Kristieballard@gmail.com

  16. I am a new follower. I would love to read this book, I almost bought it a while back:)


  17. I am a follower on GCF


  18. I would love to win pumpkin roll ~ I have been wanting to read this book!


  19. I've been following forever and ever.
    The recipes in Josi's books are worth as much as the awesome story.

  20. GFC follower - amhengst
    and email subscriber to
    Love pumpkin roll first of all, and enjoy reading all kinds of books (except paranormal)
    amhengst at verizon dot net

  21. I LOVE this series and can't wait to read it :) I would love to win a copy so I can read it soon!

    I follow

    kissyjensen at gmail dot com

  22. Thanks for the giveaway! I'd love to win this book because the cover looks yummy! I follow on GFC as squiggles87.


  23. Thanks for the giveaway !!!
    The book looks great.


  24. Oh this is the perfect giveaway for fall! I would love to win! =0) I love your blog, it has so many awesome features to it! I'm glad I'm following it!

  25. I'm a follower.
    I would love to win Pumpkin Roll, because I have read all of her other books and can't wait to read this one.

  26. I'm already a follower and I'd love to win Pumpkin Roll so I can give it as a gift (I have a Kindle copy that I'm currently reading, and it's a great book!)

  27. I'm a following now. I'd love to win that book since I've read some reviews about it and really want to read it. lardobastianatgmaildotcom

  28. I'm a new follower. I'd love to win Josi's book. We're reading it in our neighborhood book club next month. That would be awesome.

  29. New GFC follower-judy

    I love her books. I have several of her books and I sit down in one sitting and read them.


  30. I already have an autographed copy of this book, but I would love to win this one and give it to my friend that lent me all of Josi's other books! THanks!

    widsfam7 @ digis dot net

  31. I'm now following you and I'd love to add your book to my collection.

  32. I follow via gfc - mamabunny13
    I would love to win this because I have already stared this series and it would be great to add this one to my tbr pile.
    mamabunny13 at gmail dot com

  33. I want to win if only for that scrumptious cover alone. Yum!

    lhoffpauir at gmail

  34. I'm a new follower and would absolutely LOVE to win this book!

  35. I am a follower and I would love to win a copy of Pumpkin Roll! :)


  36. I love a book I can read while eating with no guilt:)

    bchild5 at aol dot com

  37. PUMPKIN ROLL looks like a wonderful read thank you.

    I follow.


  38. Thanks for the giveaway and for participating in this blog hop! I love mysteries and although I haven't read this author's work yet I've heard this a great series. I'm a new follower via GFC (MamaHendo3).


  39. Thanks for the giveaway:) I'm a GFC follower: Identity Seeker

    I would love to win this book because the book, title and cover picture all seem so yummy:)