Hop In and Follow Me friday #7

Blogger hop is a weekly meme hosted by Crazy-for-Books.

This week's question:

"What book are you looking forward to being published in 2011? What are you anticipating about it being published?

The only book that I have been waiting for is Michelle Moran's Lady Tussaud.

I know it will be a great book. I've read her other books, and they are always more than fascinating.

Read an excerpt from Lady Tussaud here, and read more about Michelle Moran and her other books here.


Follow My Blog Friday is a weekly meme hosted by Parajunkee's View.

This week's question:

What was/is your favorite subject in school?

Being a writer, it would be fabulous if I said my English class was my favorite. As it was, I failed in English...miserably. But not nearly as much as I failed in Math. Truth be told, I wasn't the best student. I was terribly shy, I never spoke up when I had a question, I never told the teacher that I didn't understand something, and I clammed up for tests. How sad.

That aside, I excelled in one thing...art. Want a portrait of your dead great grandmother? I was your girl...still am. I could draw, sketch, chalk, charcoal like no bodies business. But I hated it. I positively hated it. At the time, is seemed like art was the only thing I could do well. And how the heck was I going to use that when I grew up? ;)

History was my fav. Except for when my 9th grade history teacher yelled at me. Punk.



  1. I am so jealous. I am an extremely creative person, but it so hard for me to focus my energy. Free-hand art is so hard for me.

    I am your newest follower!
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  2. Hopping by to say hello and wish you a wonderful weekend! I just received an ARC of Madame Tussaud and can't wait to dive in!

  3. thanks for stopping by my blog.
    I love art but nothing ever comes out quite how i imagined it, i'm normally disappointed.

  4. Good choice in 2011 pick! Old follower stopping by! Drop by if you get a chance!
    Have a great weekend!

  5. Hi there! New follower from the hop here. The book I am looking forward to doesn't come out for another 2 years! Come and read my post at www.mandysescape.blogspot.com

  6. The book I’m most expecting in 2011 is by an author I crossed off my “Favorite author” list.

    He’s back on that list now.

    Who’s the author? Raymond Feist? What’s the book? A Kindgom Besieged.

    Hop on over to my website to read all about it – http://www.howardsherman.net

    Howard A. Sherman, Implementor
    Get Inside a Story

  7. Just hopping by! Looks like a good read. I am a new follower. :)

    Reading Lark's Hop Post

  8. I can really relate, I was terribly shy and still am to a point. So I really wasn't one to hold my hand up they had to call on me in class.

    My FF and Blog hops

  9. Hopping by to say have a great weekend!

    Already following :)


  10. Hi,
    Just hopping by and following through.
    Ugh maths is still the bane of my life 20 years later LOL.
    Your book choice looks interetsing - I've always wanted to visit the museum

    Shelleyrae @ Book'd Out