Monday, November 30, 2009

Awards and my November reads.

I was awarded the Kick-Ass Blog award from Danielle at ALPHA Reader! Thanks Danielle, I think you're pretty Kick-Ass too! The rules are as follows:

- Accept this award, add the badge above and post about it on your blog with the name (link) of the person who granted it to you.

- Name 5 Blogs you think are Kick-Ass and write why. Don't forget to let them know that you have Awarded them.

Rachel (my fellow New Orleans book blogger) over at Parajunkee's View thinks my blog is Over the Top! Thank you Rachel!! (Hey, if I win your contest can we meet instead of mailing?)

This award comes with rules and a questionairre:

1. Thank and post URL to the blog that gave the award.
2. Pass the award along to 6 brilliantly over the top blogs. Alert them so they know to receive the award.
3 Copy and paste this quiz... Change the answers, ONE word only. (2 are acceptable!)

1. Where is your cell phone? purse

2. Your hair? Brown

3. Your mother? Smile

4. Your father? Deacon

5. Your favorite food? Spring rolls

6. Your dream last night? kidnapped

7. Your favorite drink? non-alcoholic: diet coke / alcoholic: margarita

8. Your dream/goal? visit Ireland

9. What room are you in? *sshhh* work!

10. Your hobby? reading

11. Your fear? bugs

12. Where do you want to be in 6 years? Traveling

13. Where were you last night? reading

14. Something that you aren't? turtle

15. Muffins? cupcakes? Totally cupcakes!

16. Wish list item? books?

17. Where did you grow up? Southeast

18. Last thing you did? work

19. What are you wearing? skirt, twinset

20. Your TV? flatscreen?

21. Your pets? 2 kittehs

22. Friends? moved

23. Your life? happy

24. Your mood? antsy

25. Missing someone? brother, SIL (*waves* Hi H1 and SIL!!!)

26. Vehicle? Saturn Vue

27. Something you're not wearing? socks

28. Your favorite store? Barnes & Noble

29. Your favorite color? Pink

30. When was the last time you laughed? today

31. Last time you cried? Can't remember

32. Your best friend? Hannah

I don't know who hasn't received these awards yet, so if you haven't, I'm passing them to YOU!


AND, because I know you were on the edge of your seat wondering, here are my November reads:

1. Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas
2. Too Good to be True - Kristan Higgins
3. Stranger - Megan Hart*
4. Deal With This - Lucy Monroe
5. Bending the Rules - Susan Andersen*
6. Start Me Up - Victoria Dahl*
7. Talk Me Down - Victoria Dahl
8. Girls Night - Stef Ann Holm
9. Be With Me - Maya Banks*
10. Fair Game - Jasmine Haynes
11. Bound to Shadows - Keri Arthur
12. Just One of the Guys - Kristan Higgins
13. Fools Rush In - Kristan Higgins
14. Just the Sexiest Man Alive - Julie James*
15. Mortal Danger - Eileen Wilkes*
16. Tempting Danger - Eileen Wilkes
17. Year of Living Shamelessly - Susanna Carr
18. I'm In No Mood for Love - Rachel Gibson*
19. Wolf Unbound - Lauren Dane
20. For Her Pleasure - Maya Banks
21. Wicked Ties - Shayla Black
22. How to Tame A Modern Rogue - Diana Holquist
23. Tangled Up In You - Rachel Gibson
24. Undercover - Lauren Dane
25. Night's Cold Kiss - Tracey O'Hara
26. Naked In Death - JD Robb

*New to me authors now on my favorites list!


  1. So happy to see Eileen Wilks on there! I'm really looking forward to your review of her 'World of the Lupi' series.

  2. Patti I just read Laid Bare by Lauren Dane I will have to check out Wolf Unbound. What do you think pretty good?

  3. Congrats on the awards, and that is an amazing list of books you have read this month!

  4. That is a lot of books :D
    Good month and congrats on those awards

  5. Congrats on the awards, Patti!
    I'm astonished at the amount of books you've read. Amazing list!

  6. Cool List hon..

    I so must read Dane's erotic stuff - I have read all her wolves and love them...

    Victoria Dahl - so good, great November choice...

    Happy December reading hon...


  7. TWENTY-SIX books in one month???!?!

    *falls over*

    And I was so proud of my eight. LOL.

  8. Oh! And congrats on your awards! :)

    22. Friends? moved

    That sucks. :(

  9. Danielle - yes, loved Ms. Wilks!

    Smokinhotbooks - While I love Ms. Dane's books, Wolf Unbound didn't do it for me.

    Marissa - thanks, it was a good selection this month!

    Blodeuedd - thanks, I was surprised when I wrote them all out it was a lot!

    Janna - thanks, I enjoyed most of them very much.

    EH - love her erotic stuff, didn't care for this wolf book. And love Victoria Dahl!

    Hannah - :)

    Christine - thanks, being a fast reader is a gift and a curse LOL!

  10. Congrats on the award!

    And looks like you had a great reading month, that's a lot reading you did.