"There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island." - Walt Disney


Thank you to the 2016 "A to Z" team. To learn more about the challenge, visit here. You can read my responses throughout the month of April.

From Arlee Bird at Tossing it Out and Guilie Castilol-Oriard at A Quiet Laughter, and co-hosted by Elizabeth Seckman, Yolanda Renee, Denise Covey. and Alex J. Cavanaugh. You can read my responses here.

Elizabeth at Liz’s Random Ponderings hosted the Christmas Joy Blog Hop You can read my response here.

Thank you to the 2015 "A to Z" team: Arlee Bird @ Tossing it Out, Ninja Captain Alex J. Cavanaugh, Jeremy @ Hollywood Nuts, Nicole Ayers @ The Madlab Post, Author Stephen Tremp, Heather M. Gardner, AJ Lauer, Pam @ An Unconventional Librarian, Matthew MacNish @ The QQQE, Zalka Csenge Virág @ The Multicolored Diary, S. L. Hennessy @ Pensuasion, C. Lee McKenzie @ The Write Game, Joy Campbell @ The Character Depot, Susan Gourley @ Susan Says, John  Holton @The Sound of One Hand Typing, Lisa Buie-Collard, Author. You can find my posts throughout the month of April.

This fun pre "A to Z" gathering can be learned about here. My announcement can be found here.

This fun blogfest was hosted by LG Keltner and you can find my post here.

Thank you to the A to Z team for 2014: Arlee Bird @ Tossing it Out http://tossingitout.blogspot.com/,  Ninja Captain Alex J. Cavanaugh http://alexjcavanaugh.blogspot.com/ Author Stephen Tremp http://authorstephentremp.blogspot.com/ Tina @ Life is Good http://kmdlifeisgood.blogspot.com/ Damyanti@Amlokiblogs http://amloki.blogspot.com/Jeremy @ Being Retro http://www.beingretro.com/ Nicole Ayers - The Madlab Post   www.madlabpost.com , M. J. Joachim's Writing Tips http://mjjoachim.blogspot.com Heather M. Gardner http://hmgardner.blogspot.com/ AJ @ Naturally Sweet http://frodofrog.blogspot.com , and Pam @ An Unconventional Librarian http://unconventionallibrarian.com . You can read my posts throughout the month April. You can see some of the other participants here: http://www.a-to-zchallenge.com/p/a-to-z-challenge-sign-uplist-2014.html

Thanks to the A to Z Team for 2013: The Madlab Post (Nicole Ayers), Tossing It Out (Arlee Bird), Amlokiblogs (Damyanti Biswas), Alex J. Cavanaugh (Alex J. Cavanaugh), Life is Good (Tina Downey), Cruising Altitude 2.0 (DL Hammons), Retro-Zombie (Jeremy Hawkins), The Warrior Muse (Shannon Lawrence), The QQQE (Matthew MacNish), Leave it to Livia (Livia Peterson), No Thought 2 Small (Konstanz Silverbow), Breakthrough Blogs (Stephen Tremp), and Spunk on a Stick (L. Diane Wolfe). You can read my posts for this challenge throughout the month of April. Find the linky list here.

March 18, 2013 was the Alex J. Cavanaugh "Top Ten Movie Countdown Blogfest". I chose to share my top ten favorite movies based on books. You can find my list here. There were more than 180 participants and if you want to see their responses the list is here.

Western Roundup Giveaway Hop! More than 20 blogs teamed up to give away books with a western flair. To see my offer and the giveaway read here. To see what the others gave away, please visit: http://mkmcclintock.blogspot.com/2012/05/western-roundup-giveaway-hop.html .

Thanks to the A to Z Team for 2012: Tossing It Out, Amlokiblogs, Alex J. Cavanaugh, Life is Good, Cruising Altitude 2.0, Retro-Zombie, The Warrior Muse, The QQQE, Author Elizabeth Mueller, Pearson Report, No Thought 2 Small, Breakthrough Blogs, and Coming Down The Mountain. You can read my posts for this challenge throughout the month of April. Find the linky list here.

I hosted this fun giveaway. To see the original call for entrants visit here. To see the blogfest post visit here.

Heroines with Hearts hosted this fun "1st Adult Book Read" blogfest on July 24/25, 2011. You can find my post here.

Thank you Kayeleen Hamblin for hosting the "Why I Write" blogfest. You can find my post here.

Thank you Arlee Bird's Tossing It Out for organizing this event and to the cohosts: Jeffrey Beesler's World of the Scribe,  Alex J. Cavanaugh, Jen Daiker's Unedited , Candace Ganger's The Misadventures in Candyland, Karen J Gowen at Coming Down the Mountain , Talli Roland and Stephen Tremp's Breakthrough Blogs. You can read my posts for this challenge throughout the month of April.


A special thank you to Nicole Ducleroir for hosting the Bernard Pivot Blogfest. You can find my responses here.