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Calendar Girls September Wrap Up

Hello Calendar Girls Participants!

Whew! It’s the end of the month already! I can’t believe how great September was, even with many people starting school back! Thank you to all who participated, and welcome to all who decided to join just in time for October!

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Katie and I hope you had tons of fun going Back to School and discussing your Favorite Books Set in a School! There were 13 of us this month that posted on September 3 with our favorite novels with school settings.

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Katie @ Never Not Reading – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling Shanah @ Bionic Book Worm – Nevernight by Jay Kristoff
Samantha @ Modern Witch’s Bookshelf – Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell Dani @ Mousai Books – Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia
Dawlyn and Krista @ Little Blind Book Finds – By Your Side by Kasie West Lindsey @ Lindsey Reads – Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
MDW @ Plot Monster – The Cruel Prince by Holly Black Astrid @ Follow the White Whale – A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray
Lucinda @ Lucinda is Reading – Big Little Lies by Lianne Moriarty Flavia @ Flavia the Bibliophile – American Panda by Gloria Chao
Sophie @ Beware the Reader – Heart on a Chain by Cindy C. Bennett Carolina @ Fictionologyst – Keeper of the Lost Cities by Shannon Messenger
Adrienne @ Darque Dreamer Reads – Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger

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The votes came in, and the Popular Choice for Best Book Set in a School was:

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
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September Favorite Pick

Such an iconic story has withstood the test of time and crossed age gaps, it’s no wonder it was the favorite pick for Best Novel Set in a School!

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Twitter Chat: 

Once again, we had such a great time discussing our picks in this month’s Twitter chat! We talked about favorite required school reading, favorite book teacher, and books we loved that were recommended by teachers or librarians in school. You can read all about it by clicking each question below!

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October Theme:

Don’t forget to be thinking about your choice for October. October is my favorite month because it has Halloween!:

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October 1 will be post date for this spooky theme. Make sure to find mine and Katie’s posts to link back to that day so we can add you all to the participant list for everybody to blog hop and discuss!

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Reminders:

Don’t forget to vote for November’s theme! Voting  will close Sunday October 7th at midnight EST.

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If you love getting monthly newsletters with updates, make sure you sign up for the Calendar Girls newsletter!

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For those who are new to Calendar Girls, it is a monthly blog event that was inspired by the Neil Sedaka song, Calendar Girl. Just like the song, each month has a specific theme, voted on by the participants, where we get to talk about a particular book we love or think fits the theme the best. The blog event was created to incite fun bookish discussions and to spread the blogger love by introducing us to new bloggers and/or books that we have not come across before.

If this sounds like something you would enjoy, make sure to head to my Calendar Girls info page! Drop a comment and let me know if you are interested in joining us.

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(Images found on google. Theme image made by Katie.)

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