Author Archives: bookbuffoonery

When You Find Out the World Is Against You: And Other Funny Memories About Awful Moments by Kelly Oxford

This post contains an affiliate link. A special thank-you to Dey Street Books and Goodreads for providing an ARC for me to review! Title: When You Find Out the World Is Against You: And Other Funny Memories About Awful Moments by … Continue reading

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Grieving the Loss of a Loved One Giveaway — OPEN

My Bookshelf Giveaway: Grieving the Loss of a Loved One: A Devotional of Comfort as you Mourn by Kathe Wunnenberg Read my review here Enter by following the link below.  It’s open internationally to participants 18 years and older and … Continue reading

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Enslaved by the Desert Trader Giveaway — OPEN

My Bookshelf Giveaway: Enslaved by the Desert Trader by Greta Gilbert Read my review here Enter by following the link below.  It’s open internationally to participants 18 years and older and will end on June 30, 2017.  The winner will … Continue reading

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The Mists of Avalon Giveaway — OPEN

I’m starting something new in terms of my book blog giveaways.  In an effort to share the books I’ve read and keep my own bookshelf under control, I will start giving away some of the books which I’ve already read … Continue reading

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Celtic Journal & Bookmark Giveaway Winner!

Congratulations to this month’s winner — Deborah F.! I’ll email you to set up delivery and I hope you enjoy your new journal and bookmark! **Sorry for the lack of posts recently.  We were right in the middle of a … Continue reading

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Printable Pride and Prejudice Word Find Puzzle – Characters

I had the genius idea the other day that it would be fun to start developing word puzzles based on literary works and posting them for others to use on my blog.  Of course I had to start with one … Continue reading

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Celtic Journal & Bookmark Giveaway — CLOSED

This month’s giveaway is this really neat Celtic journal which you can fill with all your secret dreams and aspirations–or anything else you want to write down.  Also included is the bookmark beside it with a pertinent quote about life.  … Continue reading

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Word Search Book Bag Giveaway Winner!

Congratulations to this month’s winner — Darla! I’ll email you to set up delivery and I hope you enjoy your new book bag and kitty sticky notes!

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4 Favorite Children’s Books #3

This post contains affiliate links. Four more fun children’s books that we really enjoyed! One Cool Friend by Toni Buzzeo This is a really cute story about a boy who brings home a penguin from the zoo as his new … Continue reading

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

This post contains an affiliate link. Title: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling Premise: In Harry’s third year at Hogwarts all heck breaks loose!  Notorious criminal Sirius Black has broken out of Azkaban prison and is … Continue reading

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

This post contains an affiliate link. Title: Harry Potter and The Chamber Of Secrets by J.K. Rowling Premise: Harry Potter is back for his second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry!  Don’t get too comfortable, though–danger lurks yet … Continue reading

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

This post contains an affiliate link. I read the Harry Potter series years ago, though not when they first came out.  I had a thing back then about reading books which were being talked about non-stop.  The more someone told … Continue reading

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Ugly by Robert Hoge

This post contains an affiliate link. Title: Ugly by Robert Hoge Premise: Robert was born with some major birth defects (a growth in the middle of his face and deformed legs) because of a medication his mother took while he … Continue reading

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The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare

This post contains an affiliate link. Title: The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare Notable: Newbery Honor book, 1984 Premise: Matt and his father have claimed a homestead in the Maine wilderness, but Matt’s father must return to … Continue reading

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Word Search Book Bag Giveaway — CLOSED

This month’s giveaway is this roomy word search canvas book bag, and a pack of Cats in the Box.  The cats are little sticky notes, but they are so adorable that I don’t know if you could bear to use … Continue reading

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