Monday, January 21, 2013

Back to the Future Giveaway Hop ~ Ends 1/28


This blog hop is hosted by

I love, love, love historical fiction!  It is one of my very favorite genres to read.  I have plenty to choose from for this hop.

I picked the following to share:
Secrets of the Heart

"Secrets of the Heart"
 by Jillian Kent
Ravensmore Chronicles Book #1



To enter the giveaway:

*Mandatory-  Leave a comment telling me you like about historical fiction?

*Extra-  Follow my blog and leave a second comment telling me that you do :)

The giveaway will run until 11:59pm EST, January 28, 2013.  The winner will be emailed on January 29th.

For more chances to win great bookishness,
check out these other giveaway hoppers :




39 comments:

  1. Historical fiction is not my favorite genre; it depends on what type of historical book it is for me.

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  2. I love historical fiction. I love the way you can glean information about the living conditions and society mindsets by reading well researched novels.

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  3. I love feeling like I am living in the culture of a faraway land and getting to know people and customs foreign to me.

    mestith@gmail.com

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  4. I also follow via GFC: Meghan Stith.

    mestith@gmail.com

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  5. I like historical fiction because it takes you to a time and place where we can see how different people lived in other time periods,countries and cultures.
    marypopmom (at) yahoo (dot) com

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  6. Follow you on GFC as Maryann Skaritka
    marypopmom (at) yahoo (dot) com

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  7. I love historical fiction because it brings to life how people used to live. Frontier stories are some of my favorites. Honestly I just love to read and read most anything except horror, explicit romance.

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  8. I thought I was already a blog follower but apparently not. Now I am :)

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  9. I love HistFic because it transports you to another place, a whole other world, that once was. It's so interesting to see the differences and yet all the similarities too.

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  10. I'm Dorothy Reading on GFC :) and I'm a follower!

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  11. I like the settings.

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  12. I love historical fiction because there is so much you can do with it and it almost seems magical.

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  13. I like historical fiction because it gives you insight into the past and makes you appreciate the progress that's been made (especially medical progress)! :)

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  14. I follow as Katie Mahnken on GFC :)

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  15. I love romance stories, but I love historical because I get to learn a bit about history at the same time. :)

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  17. I love experiencing other times and places through historical fiction, it's an adventure. Secrets of the Heart is on my wish list!
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  18. I'm a follower.
    worthy2bpraised at gmail dot com

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  19. I love historical fiction and have many books in that genre. I love the clothes and also the men were gentlemen.
    Kit3247(at)aol(dot)com

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  20. I love historical fiction because it transports me to another time and usually helps me learn about history too.

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  21. I'm a GFC follower - Michelle Hodge - michelle (at) momscholar (dot) net

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  22. What I love about historical novels is getting to live through the characters in a time that is so wildly different than the fast paced techno world we live in today.

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  23. Brett- The thing I love about those kind of books is the writing style. I follow gfc brett

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  24. Why do I like historical fiction? hmmm...I've always loved stories my mother told of growing up during the Great Depression. I suppose it's wondering how I would have reacted under similar circumstances to those living in the past. Thanks for the giveaway!

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  25. I like being transported to different eras and places.

    bookaholicholly at gmail dot com

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  26. I've always been drawn to history (which is why I got a degree in the subject). I love historical fiction because I think it's a great way to change the past or even just experience it!

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  27. reading about life and hardships of other eras - regnod(at)yahoo(d0t)com

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  28. I love reading historical fiction because it gives me insights into the past.
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  29. I am following as Renee G on GFC
    rsgrandinetti@yahoo(DOT)com

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  30. I love reading historical fiction because it tells you about the past.
    Thanks for the chance to win!
    natasha_donohoo_8 at hotmail dot com

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  31. i love historical fiction! mixing reality with what COULD have been is very cool.

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  32. I love the feeling of actually stepping back in time and experiencing the world the way it was.
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  33. I follow you on GFC as LAMusing
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  34. I love getting the chance to escape to a different time and get a glimpse into how they lived!

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  35. I love historical fiction because it not only is a fun read, you get to learn about the times and often a novel helps me learn history much better than a boring history text

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  36. I follow on GFC
    melanie
    melanieinoh2003 at yahoo dot com

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