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And…it’s done! The 2012 Summer Book Trek is over. A GINORMOUS thank you to all participants and sponsors!

Here are a few short stats:

  • Number of Entries to Win = 1717
  • Number of Books Read =147
  • Number of Books Nominated for Whitney Award = 35
  • Number of Prizes Given Away = 45, so far…

 

There were four extra prizes that are now up for grabs. They are:

  • Become (ebook) – Ali Cross
  • The Haunted (ebook) – Michaelbrent Collings
  • No Going Back (print or ebook) – Jonathan Langford
  • Wasatch (print or ebook) – Douglas Thayer

I’m grouping them all together so ONE WINNER will get all four books!  This is open to ANYONE (not just Summer Book Trek participants).

The Winner: Kate P

 

 

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The final week of the 2012 Summer Book Trek came and went and I forgot to do a post about it due to the Labor Day holiday. So…

Last week’s lucky winners were:

August 27:

  • Cathy J (1583) — On the Road to Heaven
  • Susan J (1148) —Become

August 28:

  • Tarrah (1619) —Desolate
  • Caterpillar (1608) —Desolate

August 29:

  • Elizabeth J (1660) —Rift
  • Emily D (1135) —Nightingale

August 30:

  • Tara C (792) —The Tree House
  • * (1164) —This winner opted out.*

August 31:

  • Suan W (1191) —Wolfhound
  • Shauna W (1707) —Death of a Disco Dancer

 

Total Points earned last week were 165; 13 books read; 2 Whitney nominations.

Books Read as of August 31st:

  1. Beauty and the Beast – Jenni James
  2. Beyond Summer Dreams – Jennie L. Hansen
  3. Code Word – Traci Hunter Abramson (2)
  4. Crossed – Ally Condie
  5. Deadly Undertakings – Gregg Luke
  6. First Love, Second Chances – Anita Stansfield
  7. Key Lime Pie – Josi S. Kilpack
  8. Midnight in Austenland – Shannon Hale
  9. Open Fire, J. Golden Kimball Takes on the South – Scott M. Hurst
  10. Table for Two – Sheryl Johnson
  11. Trails of the Heart – Sierra St. James (Janette Rallison)
  12. Twitterpated – Melanie Jacobson

 

Nominated for Whitney Award:

  1. Deadly Undertakings – Gregg Luke
  2. Family by Design – Heather Justesen

*see next post with the SBT Wrap-Up.

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SBT12 Home Stretch!

August 27, 2012
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We only have 5 more days of the Summer Book Trek (counting today). And YES, you can  still SIGN UP and be eligible for PRIZES!   Last week’s lucky winners were: August 20: Emily F (1334) — Change of Heart Cathy J (1257) — Dead Running August 21: Teresa O (1400) — Hunting Gideon Melynie […]

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Starting Week 4 of SBT12!

August 20, 2012
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Here we go into week 4 of the Summer Book Trek. I am having so much fun seeing all the books we’re reading! Woot-woot! To answer just a few questions: YES! You can still SIGN UP and be eligible for PRIZES! YES! You can still ADD YOUR BOOK as a sponsoring prize! YES! All prizes […]

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More SBT Winners & Updates

August 13, 2012
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Our next batch of Summer Book Trek Winners are listed below. (Click here to see previous winners.) All winners have been emailed. Most have already responded. You can see which books have been chosen and which are still up for grabs, here. August 7: Emily F. (189) — The Kissing Tree Cindy W (11) — […]

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SBT12 Reads

August 8, 2012
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We’re a week into the Summer Book Trek and I thought you might be interested in a run-down of how it’s going. (No! It’s not too late to enter the reading challenge!) We have 17 readers signed up as participants. (Although some of their links aren’t working right. If your link is one, please fix […]

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SBT12 Winners

August 6, 2012
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I’ve listed the first batch of Summer Book Trek Winners below. Some of them have already sent me their prize requests. Still waiting to hear from others. If you are a winner, I will send notification to the email address you registered with when you entered your points. Be sure to check that daily as […]

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August 2012 Prize Sponsors

August 1, 2012
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Last month’s prize winners announced HERE. This month, we’re doing something different. The Summer Book Trek prizes will take the place of the usual monthly prize sponsors. We have 40 books—print & ebooks—and counting! It’s easy as 1-2-3 to enter to win. 1. Sign Up Here 2. Earn Points for Prizes Here 3. Oh, wait! […]

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Summer Book Trek Prizes

July 23, 2012

The books pictured below are prizes for the 2012 Summer Book Trek Reading Challenge. (Lots more coming soon!) Pssst! You get 18 POINTS if you read one of these books! Scroll down below the book images to read the what & how of winning these books. Susan J Shelly B Megan R Jennie   Elizabeth […]

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Be a Summer Book Trek Sponsor

July 23, 2012
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There are some special rules for 2012 Summer Book Trek Sponsorship. Books for prizes MUST be authored or co-authored by an LDS author. Books MUST be fiction. Book prize may be either print or ebook. You may sponsor with as many books as you want. Books may be published by a traditional publisher or self-published. […]

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2012 Summer Book Trek

July 23, 2012
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Welcome to 2012 Summer Book Trek! Look at that artwork? <——— Isn’t it cute?? (And guys, don’t feel left out. I have buttons for boys, too!) Who: Calling all fiction readers!!! (If you’re under 18, you have to have your parent’s permission.) You do not have to be LDS to participate. What: A summer reading […]

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Summer Book Trek: Rack Up the Points!

July 23, 2012
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Use this Rafflecopter form to earn points during the 2012 Summer Book Trek reading challenge. More Points = More Chances to Win! (Get a jump start on earning points NOW!) Click Here to Sign Up for the Trek!   NOTE 1: You MUST, MUST, MUST Sign Up/Link Up here first, or your points won’t count. […]

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SBT12 Buttons

July 23, 2012
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First, I have to give a huge shout out to Kass Miles who designed our logos for the SBT 12 (aka Summer Book Trek 2012). Go check out her awesome website and blog. She is amazing! I love her style—and she is so easy to work with. (And if you talk to her, let her […]

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Summer Book Trek Sponsor List

July 23, 2012
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Listing of prizes in alphabetical order. If sponsor is other than author, it’s listed in parentheses. Books marked with * have a special note. CAUTION: Although all the authors are LDS, not all of the characters live LDS standards. Do your research before selecting your prize.   Abish: Faith Among the Lamanites – Brenda Anderson […]

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