Yes, in order to optimize the number of posts I put up and show great diversity I team up with Google Reader in an atempt to give you some interesting news, reviews and giveaways around the blogosphere for the kicks of it. I have long been envious of Michael over at "Only the Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy" for his weekly round-ups, so in a friendly manner of admiration I am doing my own little version.
~"Urban Fantasy Fan Page" is giving away Jim Butcher's "First Lord's Fury". Contest ends tomorrow aka Thursday, so get active and start commenting.
~"Grasping for the Wind" has three copies of "Unseen Academicals" by Terry Pratchett.
~"The Fantasy Book Critic" gives away a copy of "Hatter M: Mad with Wonder" by Frank Beddor and Liz Cavalier
~ Mihai at "Dark Wolf's Fantasy Reviews" reviews Nate Kenyon's "Prime"
~ Dazed Rambling reviews Hal Duncan's "Escape from Hell"
~ Graeme reviews "God of Clocks" by Alan Campbell and "I am Scrooge" by Adam Roberts
~ John Ottinger reviews "The Mermaid Madness" by Jim C. Hines
~ Kristen over at Fantasy Cafe
~ Tia Nevitt at "Fantasy Debut"
~ Michael at "The Mad Hatter"
~ The Book Smugglers
~ Larry of "OF blog of the Fallen"
~ Colin Leslie has transitioned from review blogger to a published author [HERE]
~ Alec Coquin from "Only the Best Sci-fi and Fantasy" has some insights on what drives traffic to a blog. [HERE]