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[From The Mancave] – Blue Lily, Lily Blue – Maggie Stiefvater (INT’l Giveaway)

From The Mancave is the working title tagline to connect readers to book-related swag, giveaways, and free multimedia content from me to you. Don’t judge me too harshly for the name as I too am laughing at my own sanity for being unable to think of anything else. And I don’t mean to offend anyone with the title.

From The Mancave
Blue Lily, Lily Blue – Maggie Stiefvater
(Int’l Giveaway)

Maggie Stiefvater - Signed Blue Lily Giveaway

This is a companion post to my recent one-year blogiversary (which you can read all about my crazy by clicking here). I just also realized that I can’t be one of those cool kids and have the raffle widget on here since .js isn’t supported. Anyways, most of the giveaway details are below.

Giveaway Details:

This contest is now over–thanks for participating.

The link to the Rafflecopter hosted giveaway can be found by clicking here: http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/5bc5ec181/

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[Toronto International Book Fair] — Journal: Day 3 (Nov 16)

TIBF - Welcome Sign

And so it begins: the bittersweet Sunday and the beginning to the end of a weekend of labour and fun and books. Today was the day that I could finally enjoy being a consumer. It just didn’t help that I was stuck on commute because it didn’t occur to me to find out that it was also the Santa Clause Parade in downtown Toronto. So there were many kids and semi-agitated parents stuck in the same vehicle. I was kind of disgruntled when we were stuck in traffic for 45-minutes in a 10-meter stretch because I knew I had to get down earlier to buy a book for a signing. But I’m a pretty patient person. So even if the world went to the crapper and those on the commuter bus went manic, I’ll still be the one in the corner patiently waiting hoping for some salvation. Tangents.

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