Archive for October 29, 2008

Moleskine Giveaway 1st winner, and 2nd contest!

Congratulations to Maydiwayatangnawawala for winning the Moleskine Giveaway Contest held on the Wifely Steps blog.  Thank you very much Toni for hosting the 1st leg of the Blog Hopping Moleskine Giveaway Contest.

Here’s the 2nd leg of the Blog Hopping Moleskine Giveaway Contest: infinity less than three

Good luck!

It’s a Launch! The Blog Hopping Moleskine Giveaways starts now!

Avalon.ph Blog Hopping Moleskine Giveaways is a promotion between different participating sites.  Visit each site during their contest period to determine their contest mechanics and to find out more information.  These are all great sites even without the contest so I encourage you to blog hop now and discover new blogs!

Don’t miss out this unique blog contest series – and yes, you get multiple chances of winning!  Click the links below during their contest period to join.

22 Oct – 29 Oct www.wifelysteps.com – Wifely Steps
29 Oct – 03 Nov anothermiyaw.livejournal.com – infinity less than three
04 Nov – 10 Nov kikay.exchange.ph – kikay exchange
11 Nov – 18 Nov www.abuggedlife.com – a Bugged Life
18 Nov – 21 Nov www.viloria.net – Article Marketing at Viloria.net
22 Nov – 26 Nov katkatkatkat.blogspot.com – strangely out of place
26 Nov – 01 Dec 35664.multiply.com – down a notch
01 Dec – 08 Dec www.the-parody.com – The Parody
08 Dec – 15 Dec www.pinoycentric.com – PinoyCentric
12 Dec – 19 Dec blog.avalon.ph – Avalon.ph Blog

Schedule and participating blogs are subject to change.  Keep visiting this site for details.

It is recommended you subscribe to their RSS feeds to guarantee that you don’t miss any details about their individual contests.

Check out the kickoff contest happening now at www.wifelysteps.com!

Good luck to everyone!

The Runes of the Earth by Stephen Donaldson -Book Review on Radio

The Runes of the Earth by Stephen Donaldson– The Last Chronicles of Thomas Covenant.

Jam 88.3FM: Shelve-It – the book lover’s haven on radio hosted by DJ Lana will feature and review this book on Thursday, October 23 8:00pm.

Copies of the books will be given away at the end of the show, courtesy of Avalon.ph.  Tune in!

Avalon.ph’s Blog Hopping Moleskine Giveaways 2008 (Teaser)

Coming October 22, up to December 2008.

New Titles Posted, October 2008 (1st)

We created a new category on the Avalon.ph Auction Site – Novelty Items.  They make excellent gifts- low-priced and not easily available in local stores.

Check out the new listings: http://www.avalon.ph/auction/APViewInCat.asp?ID=70

Twisted Fish Card Game (Sealed)
The Book Lover’s Kit (Miniature Editions Pocket Pack)
Chocolate Recovery Bath (Mega Mini Kits)
Andy Warhol Men Address Book
The Calligraphy Writing Set (New)
Dreams of Flight Journal
John Singer Sargent’s Lady Agnew of Lochnaw Journal
Kenga Journal by Angela Adams
Nancy Drew Journal: The Secret in the Old Attic
Wallace & Gromit Journal
The Worst-Case Scenario Dating & Sex: Address Book
Lesbian Pulp Address Book
Wanderlust Phone Book
The Amazing Spider-Man Journal
Catwoman Vinyl Journal
Batman Morphing Journal
Catwoman Address Book
Batman Address Book
DC Superheroes Notepads: Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman
Emily the Strange, Notepad: Lot of 3
Emily’s Little Black Book: Address Book

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Books For Auction (Unsorted):
http://www.avalon.ph/auction/xcauction.asp

Pooh and the Philosophers (HB, used)
Primitive Mythology: The Masks of God by Joseph Campbell
The History of the Lord of the Rings Book 1-4 Set
The Witch in Every Woman by Laurie Cabot
The QPB Companion to The Lord of the Rings
Eragon by Christopher Paolini (Hardbound Deluxe Edition)
Eldest by Christopher Paolini (Eragon Sequel)
Chocolat: A Novel by Joanne Harris
Cat Tales: Classic Stories from Favorite Writers (HB)
Art & Lies by Jeanette Winterson (UK)
Sexing the Cherry by Jeanette Winterson (UK)
Lot of Travel Books (Singapore, Bangkok, Australia, Britain)
The Faces of Fantasy: A Fantasy Photographic Odyssey
A Medieval Miscellany (Hardbound)
Magical Spells for your Home (HB)
The Tales of the Otori Series (Book 1-4 Set)
Heaven’s Net is Wide: The First Tale of the Otori (HB)
Myths and Legends: A Legendary Collection
The Penguin Book of Scottish Folktales
Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami (Pocketbook)
Comfort Food by Kate Jacobs (Pocketbook)
Realms of Dragons: The Worlds of Weis & Hickman (Hardbound)
Dilbert: Journey to Cubeville (Plus Finger Puppets!)
First Fiction: Anthology of 1st Published Stories
The Flanders Panel by Arturo Perez-Reverte
Einstein’s Dreams: A Novel by Alan P. Lightman
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Suskind
The New Food Lover’s Companion (2nd Ed./1995)
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And check out new items posted on the Shopping Website:

The Great American Bathroom Reader (Fun Trivia!, Hardbound)
The Encyclopedia of Ignorance (Duncan/Weston-Smith)
The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
The Undomestic Goddess by Sophie Kinsella
The Prestige by Christopher Priest
The Extremes by Christopher Priest
Master/Slave: 30 Spanking/Stinging Tales from the Top/Bottom
A People’s History of Science: Miners, Midwives, & Low Mechanicks
The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2003 (Dave Eggers)
Best Food Writing 2004 (Fifth Anniversary Edition)
Residence on Earth by Pablo Neruda (1973)
Uncle John’s Fast-Acting Long-Lasting Bathroom Reader (18th)
Extraordinary Popular Delusions & the Madness of Crowds
The Dharma Bums by Jack Kerouac
The Wonder Spot by Melissa Bank
Super Chef: The Making of the Great Modern Restaurant Empire (HB)
Amnesia Moon by Jonathan Lethem
Black Holes and Baby Universes and Othe Essays by Stephen Hawking
Prozac Nation by Elizabeth Wurtzel (Movie Cover)
Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain
The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning & Importance of Fairy Tales by Bruno Bettelheim

Thank you very much

Jasper
www.avalon.ph