Sunday, September 26, 2010

Sunday Sendup: 9-26-10


Sunday Sendup
Links, news and what's happening on the blog and in the blogging world!

Blog Announcements

Not my Blog Contests

 
That's right folks Cindy's having a Contest Craze--begins September 27th and ends October 9th!

Books Received:
Kieli Volume 3: Prisoners Bound For Another Planet by Yukako Kabei
Nevermore by Kelly Creagh
Haunted Honeymoon by Marta Acosta
Black Jewels Book: Shalador's Lady by Anne Bishop
Summer of You by Kate Noble
The Stormholder by Tricia Boone and Melissa Thomas
The Eyes of the King by Catherine Banner
Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly

My Contests
I'm running a Jeannie Lin "Butterfly Swords" contest to celebrate her upcoming Harlequin Historical Tang Dynasty Romance! 

The Haunted Perfume Giveaway!  Win a vial of the scent inspired by "Caspian"!

Zombie Month Long Contest! Books, DVDs and a whole lot more


Reviews
Books:
Newsflesh Book 1: Feed by Mira Grant (via Poisoned Rationality)
The Hollow Book 2: The Haunted by Jessica Verday (via Poisoned Rationality)
Elemental Assassin Book 3: Venom by Jennifer Estep (via Poisoned Rationality)
The Stormlight Archives Book 1: The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson (via Poisoned Rationality)
Kieli Book 3: Prisoners Bounds for Another Planet by Yukako Kabei (via Poisoned Rationality)
Dark Forgotten Book 3: Unchained by Sharon Ashwood (via Romance Reader at Heart)
Bespelling Jane Austen by Mary Balogh, Colleen Gleason, Susan Krinard, Janet Mullany (via RR@H)
New Blood by Gail Dayton (via RR@H)
Shadow Bound by Erin Kellison (via RR@H)
Midnight Crystal by Jayne Castle (via RR@H)
Whisper of Scandal by Nicola Cornick (via RR@H)
The Poison Diaries by Maryrose Wood (via RR@H)
The Ghost and Roman Trent by Jeanne Savery (via Night Owl Romance)

TV:


Articles
Blastr.com: 20 of the Biggest SciFi TV Failures, a lot of these shows rank as some of my favorite shows of all time...

Leotine's Book Realm: Guest blog with Stacia Kane about Chess Putnam, because you can never have enough Downside articles (is book 4 here yet?)

BSCReview: My Totally Epic Interview with Brandon Sanderson, because I don't spaz out Des totally edited that part out!

Survey Junkie/Simply Stacie: Secret Santa Surprise Gift Exchange, because I love Christmas

UGO: The Legend of Korra Track Team interview, because Avatar: the Last Airbender (the cartoon not the film masquerading as the show) is another love'o'life for me and you'll be seeing a lot about this new show.

Suvudu: Jennifer Rardin R.I.P., I love Jaz Parks and I was looking forward to her writing for a long time to come...its so sad and sudden...

Elf @ Dreamwidth: Moon!fail, or where Elizabeth Moon outs herself as a racist

CatsCurious Press: Humorous fairy tales project is open for submissions! Right one side of a fairy tale and Anton Strout will write the other!

Poisoned Rationality: Jesse Petersen Interview, zombies zombies everyone loves a zombie...

Poisoned Rationality: Mira Grant Interview, more zombies!

Poisoned Rationality: Jessica Verday Interview, Sleepy Hollow....