Friday, July 23, 2010

Hippity Hop Follow Friday!

This Hop is hosted by Jennifer from Crazy-For-Books, and it runs through the weekend, so if you can't today, hop on tomorrow!  Just remember, visit some of the blogs and get to know em, if you start to follow tell em you met them through the hop!

This weeks ? -

Tell us about the book you're reading.

I have been reading Voyager, book 3 in the Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon for 3 wks now!  Yes 3 wks.  I love this series, but Miss Gabaldon gets way too caught up in the minutia of what's happening during that time period.  It is about time travel, Claire Randall being thrown back 200 yrs to Scotland, and the ensuing trials and tribulations that it causes and she experiences.  It is just a wonderful story, but she gets way to bogged down in the what happened during times of separation and the detail of the war with the Britt's and the Scots and so on. I don't think all that detail is so very necessary to the story.  It would probably get rid of about 500 pgs!  It makes for slow going sadly.

That said I would not want anyone to shy away from these books.  Just know they are tome's for sure!

To join the fun and make new book blogger friends, just follow these simple rules:

  1. Follow the Follow My Book Blog Friday Host { Parajunkee's View} and any one else you want to follow on the list
  2. Follow our Featured Bloggers - To Read Or Not To Read/VampAngel
  3. Put your Blog name & URL in the Linky thing.
  4. Grab the button up there and place it in a post, this post is for people to find a place to say hi in your comments
  5. Follow Follow Follow as many as you can
  6. If someone comments and says they are following you, be a dear and follow back. Spread the Love...and the followers
  7. If you want to show the link list, just follow the link below the entries and copy and paste it within your post! 

I just might be getting away for a few days starting Sunday.  When I get back I'll get to my sign up for reading and discussing Eternal Kiss Of Darkness, by Jeaniene Frost.


  1. Hi!
    Found your blog through the blog hop!
    I´m very glad I did! :)
    I´m following you now!
    Happy reading and have a great weekend!


  2. I am hopping in for the blog hop. I'm a new follower, too!

    I haven't read any of the Outlander series yet, but I hope you enjoy it!

    If you have time, drop in and say hi at Manga Maniac Cafe

  3. I just stopped by for the hop and am a new follower. I'm a newer blogger trying to get established and would love for you to check my blog out:

  4. Stopping by from blog hop. I am reading Ridley Pearson In Harm's Way and Petra by T. L. Higley.

  5. Just hoppin' in via the hop. Paula, I absolutely love your blog! Your header is amazing. Also, love the tunes you have playin when to go to the page. Excellent choice of music! I'll be following to see what you post next.

    In the Closet With a Bibliophile

  6. Nice Header! I'm a new follower! stop by my blog when you get a chance

  7. Hopping by from the blog hop. Love your blog and I am a new follower.

  8. Stopping by through the hop and am now a new follower. Have a great week!

    Missy @ Missy's Reads & Reviews


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