October 31, 2009

Review & Giveaway: Connected by Nicholas A. Christakis & James H. Fowler



People that you don't even know can make an impact on your life. Sometimes it's a good thing but it can also be toxic. If you are interested in finding out how the slightest thing that someone else does can change you, I suggest you read this book.

Book Information:
Connected by Nicholas A. Christakis & James H. Fowler
Little, Brown & Company
9780316036146
Sept. 2009
352 pages
$25.99

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Valerie over at Hachette has given me permission to give away 5 copies of this book
Open to residents of the US and Canada
Cannot mail to a P.O. Box
The books will be mailed out by the publisher

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+5 for faving me on Technorati (right sidebar)
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+10 for clicking on my Social Vibe icon (left sidebar) and filling out the information These entries can be used in any of my giveaways (both blogs). Email me or leave a comment somewhere on my blog letting me know how you want to use your entries.
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Winners will be chosen using Random.org on Nov. 11th and notified via email.

Disclosure: I received a copy of this book so that I could write an honest review.


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21 comments:

Mitz said...

Great giveaway, this book sounds like a very inspiring read.

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Mitz said...

Great contest this sounds like a very inspiring read. I would love to be entered.
Sorry I forgot to mention on my first post that I am a follower and have you on my blog roll at http://paranormalbooklovers.blogspot.com

misty_labean@yahoo.com

dor said...

Hi. I'm new and just subscribed. I would love a chance to read this book. Thanks for the giveaway.

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dor said...

I just signed up to follow on google friend.

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dor said...

I follow on networked blogs.

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dor said...

I shared this giveaway on my facebook wall ( Doreen Rio)

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dor said...

I shared this giveaway on my facebook wall ( Doreen Rio)

dorcontest at gmail dot com

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dor said...

I shared this giveaway on my facebook wall ( Doreen Rio)

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dor said...

I shared this giveaway on my facebook wall ( Doreen Rio)

dorcontest at gmail dot com

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dor said...

I shared this giveaway on my facebook wall ( Doreen Rio)

dorcontest at gmail dot com

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LoveMyCoffee said...

They had a TV series once based one this premise.
I'd love to read the book.

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Beth (BBRB) said...

This looks great! Please enter me!

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Beth (BBRB) said...

I'm a follower.

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Jaime said...

+1 for commenting
+1 for following this blog
+1 for following me on twitter
+5 for following my other blog freebies4meandu.
+5 for faving me on Technorati
+1 for friending me on Facebook here.
+1 for connecting with me via Networked Blogs
+1 for grabbing my button and placing it on your sidebar
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copperllama at yahoo dot com

I Heart Book Gossip said...

+1 Count me in
+1 follower on blog
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+5 follower on freebies4meandu.
+1 for friending me on GoodReads here.
+1 for friending me on Book Blogs here.
+1 grab button
+2 commented something meaningful

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dag888888 said...

I would like to be entered!

I follow your blog!

I follow freebies4meandu!

I voted for your nephew, cute!

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Melissa said...

+1 for commenting The cover looks interewsting
+1 for following this blog
+1 for following me on twitter
+5 for following my other blog freebies4meandu.
+5 for faving me on Technorati
+1 for friending me on Facebook here
+1 I have your button on my sidebar
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catss99 said...

Ooh ive really been wanting to read this one:

+1 for commenting
+1 for following this blog--current follower
+1 for following on twitter under catss99
+5 for sharing this contest

http://twitter.com/catss99/status/5444144341

+5 for following other blog freebies4meandu.
+5 for faving on Technorati

+25 voted for your nephew!
amanda
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Anonymous said...

Sounds like a fascinating read. Please accept this as my entry. Thank you!

Aliya D.
aliyadaya(at)shaw(dot)ca

Anita Yancey said...

+1 I'd really like to read this.

+1 I follow your blog.

+5 I follow on freebies4meandu.

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