Friday, December 2, 2011

Book Lovers Holiday Giveaway - USA

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Welcome to December everyone, I'm so excited for Christmas. Hope you are too. To celebrate,  I'll be running giveaways in addition to regular posts throughout the month, so stay tuned.

Today's giveaway is a blog hop hosted by I Am a Reader Not a Writer. Several blogs are taking part, with lots of chances to win book prizes and maybe gift cards. Check the full list of participants. If you’re new to my site, welcome. You can subscribe to the right, and also check out my books.

I'm giving this giveaway a Nigerian spin and 3 lucky people will win any of the books below by Nigerian writers. Winners must live in the USA. Don't worry, I'll be having giveaways for those in the UK, Nigeria, and international before the month is out. Continue reading for entry rules for today's giveaway.

Option 1 - Leave a comment on my Facebook Page HERE stating which book you prefer.

Optin 2 - Subscribe to my blog by email (please activate)

Option 3 - Follow me on Twitter or

Option 4 - Leave a comment on this post with your email.

Entries must be completed no later than midnight PST on December 6th to be eligible to win. Winners will be chosen randomly by Atala and I'll announce the winners in the comments by 12noon PST on Wednesday, December 7th, and also send an email.

Prizes - These are books I've read and enjoyed. Click on the author's names for more info.

Book 1 - Onaedo, the Blacksmiths Daughter by Ngozi Achebe
Book 2 - The Dust Must Settle by Obinna Ozoigbo
Book 3 - The Only way is Up by Folake Taylor



PS- If you're an author and you want to be included in one of my giveaways, contact me. :)


  1. Ha! What about those of us boycotting facebook right now? It's not fair o!

  2. I am not a facebook fan but for this giveaway I have gone to leave my comment * awoof will not run my belle* For double measure, I would like The Only way is up by Folake Taylor.

  3. @Madame Sting, then wait for the next one. :)

    @Okeoghene, entered!

  4. Hi Myne,
    I just left a comment on your fb page. thanks in advance. :)

  5. I'm taking advantage of this offer, newbie or not! Ho ho ho! Lol I would like Onaedo, the Blacksmiths Daughter by Ngozi Achebe. Thanks!

  6. Hi, Myne!

    I have just entered your giveaway, and am also a new follower!!

    I also left a comment on your FB page, but I'm leaving one here, too, to let you know that I've put your book "A Heart to Mend" on my Amazon wish list. It sounds like a GREAT read!!

    By the way, my email address is:

    Thanks for the giveaway!! Merry Christmas!!! : )

    Maria @

  7. I am using option 4--I would love to win:
    Onaedo, the Blacksmiths Daughter

    Sounds great!

  8. You're welcome Worshipandswag, MariaBehar and ruthhill. Thanks for stopping by, and your entries have been noted.

  9. Hi Myne! I love your blog. I facebookd about your giveaway too!

    g+ follower. Alysia
    Twitter follower: @mochagirlsread
    Facebook Follower: Alysia

    Thanks for the giveaway!

  10. I'm a Twitter follower

    If I win, I'd like Book 2 - The Dust Must Settle by Obinna Ozoigbo.


  11. I'd like Onaedo, the Blacksmith's Daughter!
    Best wishes and thanks for a chance to win this Book Lovers Holiday Giveaway Hop!

  12. I have never read a Nigerian book. This is awesome. Thanks! sbcashortie at hotmail dot com

  13. Thanks to all those who entered the giveaway. The winners are as follows;

    Okeoghene - The Only way is up

    Vicki - The Dust must Settle

    Janelle - Onaedo, the Blacksmith's Daughter

    I'll be sending out emails shortly, and each winner has 3 days to respond or they'll lose the prize.

  14. Thanks for this giveaway! I've never read a Nigerian book and can't wait to read The Dust Must Settle!

    Congrats to Okeoghene and Janelle!


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