Monday, January 21, 2013

Giveaway: Back to the Future


How many books out there from different eras have you read?  Do you have any recommendations for me?  Well, I'd like to feature a book that I absolutely adored a while back.  The winner will be able to select this book or a book of his/her choosing (up to $15) from Amazon/TBD.

Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly
Note:  Winner will be able to select above book or book of choice (up to $15) from Amazon/TBD.

The details:
  1. This contest is open to everyone (international included - as long as The Book Depository/Amazon ship to you).
  2. Entrant must be 13 years of age or older.
  3. Giveaway ends on Monday, January 28.
  4. You can enter via the Rafllecopter form below. Ways to enter include:
    1. Follow my blog via GFC/Linky. Leave how you follow and your user in the Rafflecopter comments section.
    2. Tweet about the giveaway. Leave a link to your tweet in the Rafflecopter comments section.
    3. Leave a comment.  Answer the question: Which books from different eras would you recommend for me?
  5. Winner will be contacted via email and will have 48 hours to respond with logistics.

107 comments:

  1. The Bronze Horseman by Paullina Simons is amazing!

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  2. a great and terrible beauty series by libba bray

    kmichellec87(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  3. 17th century Scotland and Post WWII, I would suggest "Outlander" by Diana Gabaldon. It's my very favorite book of all-time AND it features time travel!!

    mestith@gmail.com

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  4. My favorite right now is The Legend of Beka Cooper series. I'm totally hooked. :D

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  5. +JMJ+

    Time and Again by Jack Finney is a great Time Travel novel that has wonderfully convincing recreations of the New York City of the 1880s and the New York City of the late 1960s. I really recommend it to anyone! =D

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  6. I recently read Ruby Red :) Time travelling :) I liked it!

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  7. For Time travel> The time traveller's wife, the Emerald Atlas & Hourglass. From other eras... hum... I fail to remember one now.

    Thanks for the giveaway

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  8. i haven't read a lot of this kind of book yet but i loved the waterfall an,d the rest of the river of tiem series by lisa bergren

    thank you for the giveaway

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  9. I have only tried The Infernal Devices (victorian era) and loved it :D

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  10. The would HIGHLY recommend Michelle Diener's books. They are the most amazing!
    Thanks for the giveaway! :]

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  11. Hourglass seems like an awesome series. Haven't had the time to read it yet though.

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  12. Houglass by Myra McEntire, and Westmoreland series by Judith McNaught. Thanks!!

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  13. The Hourglass Door Trilogy by Lisa Mangum!!

    Konstanz Silverbow
    nothoughts2small.blogspot.com

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  14. Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld (no time travel, actually is a steampunk) :P

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  15. Insergent for a dystopian future. Ruby Red for a historical type time travel. Thanks for the giveaway.

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  16. I recommend James White's Second Ending. It's a futuristic short novel. I found it in my dad's bookshelf when I was in high school and I fell in love with the story.

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  17. I would recommend the Outlander series, I also liked The Dark Tower series and The One Tree series by Stephen R. Donaldson.

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  18. i recommend Cinder, i read it recently and it was very good!
    thanks!!! =)

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  19. I would enjoy reading this book! I am not sure about books from different eras, but THE GIVER is amazing! (It's a YA)

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  20. I recommend The Forsaken by Lisa M. Stasse.
    Thanks!

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  21. The Bronze Horseman and Timeless are both really good books!

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  22. Enclave or The Knife of Never Letting Go

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  23. I'd recommend Vixen by Jillian Larkin, it's set in the Roarin' 20s.

    Thanks for the giveaway.

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  24. Les Miserables and The Help are my favorite historical fiction books.

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  25. Outlander by Diana Gabaldon!
    Thanks for the giveaway! :D (Ileana A.-rafflecopter)

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  26. Definitely the Night Circus if you haven't read it yet!!

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  27. Outlander by Diana Gabaldon is my favorite book of all time. LOVE IT.

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  28. Code Name Verity, Outlander, Between Shades of Grey, The Help. :)

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  29. Thanks for the giveaway! There is Aurelia by anne osturlund that is pretty good.
    -Cali W.

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  30. Steampunk~! Tarnished by Karina Cooper

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  31. Cascade and Torrent by Lisawn Bergren. Thanks!

    -Riz Bulatao

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  32. Delirium by Lauren Oliver its based in the Future.

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  33. Venom by Fiona Paul and the Infernal Devices series

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  34. The ASOIAF series by George R R Martin:)

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  35. SO SO many great classic books. I loved Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte.

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  36. I love to read the ones about Arthur and Merlin.

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  37. I haven't read any. but I'll suggest 11/22/63, which is a time travel back at the past.

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  38. Outlander and Time Traveller's Wife are 2 that come to mind. :D

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  39. Soulless by Gail Carriger (steampunk)
    Thanks for the giveaway!

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  40. I recommend books by Philippa Gregory. I think she's fantastic!

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  41. gfc : eli_y83
    tweet : https://twitter.com/Eli_Yanti/status/294302018632302592

    recommend new adults : the edge of never, easy, a song for julia, just remember to breathe, hopeless

    eli_y83@yahoo.com

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  42. Some of my favorites would be The Diviners, Born Wicked, and The Infernal Devices series.

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  43. Game of Thrones, The Mirror by Marlys Millhiser...just a couple off the top of my head :)
    oddball2003 athotmail dot com

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  44. Timeless by Alexandra Munir ( victorian era )

    thanks for the giveaway!

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  45. The Pride and Prejudice era.

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  46. Brothers Karamazov by Dostoevsky

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    1. Hmm. Is that a different era? How about Poland my James Michener. That one has a diferent era in it I think!

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  47. The Time Traveler's Wife :D

    Thanks for the chance!

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  48. Time Traveler's Wife and some dystopians like Wither and Blood Red Road. Thanks!

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  49. I would suggest Outlander by Diana Gabaldon. Thank you for the giveaway :)

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  50. I love Historical Fiction.
    Sarah M. Eden has some amazing books :)

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  51. The Lost Crown set in the end of Tsarist Russia, Grave Mercy (Assassin Nuns!) The Infernal Devices set in late Victorian England. :)

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  52. I really liked The Dark Queen romance series :)

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  53. Um, let's see... One of my fave is Pride and Prejudice so I'd really like to recommend it you (if you haven't read it already) :D

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  54. If you like HR I think books by Lisa Kleypas are pretty good! :)

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  55. I really like Kingdom of Dreams by Judith McNaught and I like Julie Garwood's early books that are set in England a couple of centuries ago. Thanks for the giveaway!

    thompsonem3 at aol dot com

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  56. I loved Elizabeth I by Margaret George and the Outlander series! Thanks for this amazing giveaway - I would love to win!

    Suz Reads

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  57. Infernal Devices is always a good pick so if you haven't read the book you should! Thanks for the great giveaway!

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  58. Infernal Devices ;) Love the book! Thanks for the giveaway :)

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  59. I recommend LUX series by Jennifer Armentrout. But if you like classic I would recommend all Jane Austen's books or North and South by Elizabeth Gaskel.

    Thanks for this giveaway.

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  60. The Luxe series by Anna Godbersen. :)

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  61. I LOVED Hourglass by Myra McEntire! It's wonderful!!

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  62. A Breath of Eyre by Eve Marie Mont , thank you for the giveaway!
    Artemis

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  63. The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory, Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, Divergent by Veronica Roth (future), Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (future), Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë and my favorite The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley!

    Thanks for the giveaway!

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  64. How about any book from the Cousins War series by Philippa Gregory. I've only read The White Queen so far but I loved it

    Sindy Borg on RC

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  65. Any book by Elizabeth Chadwick who writes mostly about medieval England and France, but she really makes history come alive. I've read and loved nearly all of her books. Also, read Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden, it's really captivating too.

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  66. Divergent by Veronica Roth! Amazing book!

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  67. The Infernal Devices and Divergent! :D

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  68. Any Kate Morton ones! I've only read The Secret Keeper and The Forgotten Garden so far but they're really good, and they tend to have modern parts and old parts as well.

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  69. I'd definitely recommend The Book Thief by markus Zusak!!

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  70. For time travel: Outlander and Time Traveler's Wife...

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  71. I would recommend: Scarlet by AC Gaughen (a retelling of Robin Hood), Fateful by Claudia Gray (a retelling of Titanic's story combined with a paranormal twist)
    and Across the Universe by Beth Revis which is set in the future.
    Thanks for the amazing giveaway!!! :)

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  72. I'd recommend the daring duchesses series by carole mortimer..

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  73. A Kingdom of Dreams by Judith McNaught!

    Thanks!

    raffle name: Nikki O

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  74. The Book Thief. Thank you. :)

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  75. The Outlander Series. AWESOME series! Its a must read and another of my favorite books that are set in the past is #1 The Bronze Horseman, #2 Tatiana and Alexander, #3 The Summer Garden. These are a must read!! Thank you for being a part of this fun and awesome blog hop!!

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  76. The Legend of Beka Cooper series and A Great and Terrible Beauty series by Libba Bray. Thanks for the awesome giveaway!

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  77. There have been several series I would recommend already listed, so I will try to say something new. How about Ella Enchanted or anything by Agatha Christie. My favorite is And Then There Were None.

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  78. You should definitely read Ruby Red! Thank you for the fabulous giveaway~

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  79. I haven't read her YA novel yet, but I love Phillipa Gregory's adult novels about England, especially The Other Boleyn Girl.

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  80. the book 1491. it shows the USA as it was before the europeans came here.

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  81. The last of the Bastion, zombie apocalypse
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  82. The Book Thief is great as well as The Picture of Dorian Gray if you haven't read it yet :)

    Thanks for the chance to win!

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  83. JD Robb in death series from the future is great. I love Eve Dallas and Roarke. :)

    Froggy
    froggarita@gmail.com

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  84. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain
    Thanks for the contest.

    slehan at juno dot com

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  85. The Thorn Birds. It's one of my all time favorite books!

    Jolene A

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  86. I've heard awesome things about The Diviners, and I really love dystopians that are set in the future like Article 5 and Breaking Point.

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