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ALA-Signed Books Totals

So I ended up with a good amount of signed books too! Here's what I got:

1.Little Pea by Amy Krouse Rosenthal (for my niece)
2.Summer on Blossom Street by Debbie Macomber (for my mom)
3. Hidden Talents by David Lubar (for my brother)
4.Duck! Rabbit! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal (for my mom)
5.A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever by Marla Freze (for my dad)
6.Chicken Dance by Tammi Sauer (for my mom)
7.Mortal Friends by Jan Stanton Hitchcock
8.Ash by Malinda Lo
9.Twenty Boy Summer by Sarah Ockler
10.Murder of a Royal Pain by Denise Swanson
11.Warrior Heir by Cinda Williams Chima (for my husband)
12.Kaleidoscope Eyes by Jen Bryant
13.Storm in the Barn by Matt Phelan
14.Finn the Half Great by Theo Caldwell
15.Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater
16.The Espressologist by Kristina Springer
17.Prom by Laurie Halse Anderson (ok, not really from ALA, but from her signing Saturday night)
18.Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen (same signing as LHA, but they were at ALA too!)
19.Saving Francesa by Melina Marchetta
20.The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka (signed by both Jon and illustrator Lane Smith!)
21.The Everafter by Amy Huntley
22.Geektastic-Stories from the Nerd Herd-signed by Holly Black
23.The Doom Machine by Mark Teague
24.The Tory Widow by Christine Blevins
25,N.E.R.D.S. by Michael Buckley (for my mom)
26. (and 27.)What I Did for Love by Susan Elizabeth Phillips (one for me and one for the awesome Jenny B. Jones!!)
28.Thirteenth Child by Patricia Wrede (for my husband)
29.Soul Enchilada by David Macinnis Gill
30.Silver Phoenix by Cindy Pon
31.The Year the Swallows Came Early by Kathryn Fitzmaurice
32.Night of the Living Lawn Ornaments by Emily Ecton (for my friend Emily)
33.Skeleton Creek: Ghost in the Machine by Patrick Carman
34.Dragons of the Hourglass Mage by Margaret Weiss and Tracy Hickman (signed by Ms. Weiss for my husband)

Comments

  1. More great books! :) I must say I'm jealous about The Everafter and Silver Pheonix.

    I had a lot of fun, as I see you did too! :) Sorry we didn't bump into each other - I wimped out on Andersons (I was sooo tired...).

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  2. I'm jealous! I wish I could've went to the signing at Anderson's but I couldn't get a ride (I'm only just under 2 hours away...)

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  3. Amy Huntley was there? I would have gone just for her!

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  4. VERY VERY ENVIOUS of your Patrick Carman grab!!! My students are waiting on the edge of their seats for that one! I only had to read a handful of pages and show them two videos before I had a waiting list for that book!

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  5. Huzzuh! So glad you picked up a copy of CHICKEN DANCE for your mom. I hope she thinks it bawks and rolls. :)

    Tammi

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