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Calendar Girls: September Theme and Updates

Hello Calendar Girls Participants! You love books! That’s why you are here with us each month! This month we got to celebrate Book Lovers Day together by talking about our favorite reads so far this year! Ranting and raving shouldn’t just be done at the end of the year, we should do it all year round!


Now that we got to gush about those books we just couldn’t get out of our heads this year, it’s time to take a look at what we get to gush about next!


Drum roll please!



And the theme for September is:

Talk Like a Pirate Day:

Favorite Book About Pirates!


Argh Mateys! Pick ye favorite book ’bout pirates, or walk the plank!


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With September’s Theme voted for, this means it’s time to vote for August’s Popular Pick, and October’s Theme. You can vote for both in the google doc belowVoting for August’s Popular Pick will close Friday, August 23rd, after the Twitter chat ends. Voting for the October Theme will close Sunday, September 8th at midnight EST.

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Post Schedule Reminder:

The first Monday of each month is book choice day for that month’s theme. This is where you can rant and rave about your favorite pick for the current month, as well as see what everyone else chose.

The second Monday of each month Katie and Adrienne will be announcing the theme for the upcoming month, the chat reminder, and the voting form for both the next month’s theme, and the current month’s popular choice.

The last Monday of each month will be recap day! Katie and Adrienne will make sure to update you on the current month’s popular choice, the chat recap, and the upcoming month’s theme.

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Don’t forget to join us for our new Twitter chat schedule. Instead of chatting for an hour one day of the month, we decided to spread it out over 5 days to allow more of you to be able to participate! August 19th will kick off this month’s chat and each day will have a new question under the hashtag #CGBChat. So you will have the whole week to join in on the fun!

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Adrienne          Katie

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And, don’t forget to sign up for the email newsletter so you don’t miss a thing!


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.

Photos and gifs found on google and pinterest (and some made by me with purchased clipart).

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