Monday, June 4, 2012

The Booker award

Melanie from  Christian Bookshelf Reviews gave me  The {Booker} Award recently and I'm so excited about it! I love receiving blog awards and the rules for this one are great!

Thanks, Melanie for passing this award on to me! :)

The Rules:
1. This award is for book bloggers only. To receive this award the blogger's blog must be 50% about books (this includes writing blogs or reader blogs).
2. When you accept this award you must also share what your top five all time favorite books are. Going over five is encouraged.
3. You must pass this award on to five to ten other book blogs that you adore :)

Here are some of my favorite books (not completely in order):

Courting Morrow Little by Laura Frantz 
In Too Deep by Mary Connealy
The Colonel's Lady by Laura Frantz 
The Wedding Dress by Rachel Hauck 
Kisses from Katie by Katie Davis 
The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks 
There You'll Find Me by Jenny B. Jones 
Heidi by  Johanna Spyri 
The Merchant's Daughter by Melanie Dickerson 
First Date by Krista McGee 
The Lucky One by Nicholas Sparks 
Sketchy Behavior by Erynn Mangum 
The Measure of Katie Calloway 
Road Side Assistance by Amy Clipston 
Wonderland Creek by Lynn Austin 

Just to name a few 

I'm passing this award to:


  1. You listed some great books! I've read/loved a lot of them! :

  2. I'm so honored that you thought of passing this award on to me, but I've tried to make it clear that I don't accept blog awards because I don't have the time. I still might do tihs one if I have the chance, though. Thank you!

  3. Loved your book list! Some of my favorites on there too. :-)

    Thank you so much for passing on this award, I so appreciate the mention!

    I think I'll put my favorites list here...

    #1: A Heart Revealed by Julie Lessman
    #2: The Colonol's Lady by Laura Frantz
    #3: My Stubborn Heart by Becky Wade
    #4: My Foolish Heart by Susan May Warren
    #5: She Makes it Look Easy by Marybeth Whalen

    Among MANY others!! :D

  4. Oh thank you so much for the shout-out! I'm honored! Here's a few of my favorites:

    1. A Voice in the Wind by Francine Rivers
    2. The Colonel's Lady by Laura Frantz
    3. Sons of Thunder by Susan May Warren
    4. Attachments by Rainbow Rowell
    5. Love Amid the Ashes by Mesu Andrews

    And many, MANY more! :)

  5. Thank you Carissa for The Booker Award. I like seeing the cupcakes from The Cupcakes War Challenge on your site! Wow, it is hard to pick my favorites. There are sooooo many but here we go...
    1. Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers
    2. The Tea Rose by Jennifer Donnelly
    3. The Diary of Anne Frank by Anne Frank
    4. Helen Keller: The Story of My Life by Helen Keller
    5. Claude and Cammille by Stephanie Cowell
    6. Molokai by Alan Brennert
    7. The Dry Grass of August by Anna Jean Mayhew

    Thanks again. I'll post also on my site and choose some people with blogs that are worthy!! I am impressed that you are going to read 200 books this year.

  6. I love this award! You have some great books on your favorites list!