Friday, August 6, 2010

Book Blogger Hop 8/6

Book Blogger Hop


Each weekend, Jennifer at Crazy-for-Books hosts the Book Blogger Hop.  It is a great way for book lovers and book bloggers to find new book blogs and get to know each other.

This week's question is: Do you listen to music when you read?  If so, what are your favorite reading tunes?

I definitely cannot listen to music while I read!  I can't have the TV on in the background either.  I need it to be very quiet or I lose focus.  I am getting a lot better at tuning out my daughter's movies though!

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21 comments:

  1. I am a new follower via the hop. Have a great weekend!

    Misha
    http://books-love-affair.blogspot.com/

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  2. New follower from the blog hop!

    Autumn
    www.fromthetbrpile.blogspot.com

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  3. I'm hopping through :) and am a new follower. I can read through just about anything but like silence best (or nature).

    Have a great weekend!

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  4. Just over from the Hop. You have a lovely blog!

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  5. Hopping over from the book blog hop! We are new followers!

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  6. Hello! I'm new to the book blogging world, and came on over from the book blogger hop!!! Just wanted to say hello!

    Stephany

    http://stephanysbookreviews.blogspot.com

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  7. I'm also a music listener when reading.

    Happy Friday. Come see how I listen to music when I read.

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  8. Found you via the Blogger Hop so I hopped over to say HI :)

    Would love it if you visited our BLOG too!

    I'm off to poke around here some more. Have a great weekend!
    ♥Isalys

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  9. Visiting from the Hop.

    My blog: http://www.primoreads.com/

    Happy Friday!

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  10. I am already a follower, but I wanted to hop over and say hello! :) Hope you have a great weekend!

    - Violet @ The Eager Readers

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  11. Hey you, just stopping by on the hop and follow. I'm a new follower. Have a great weekend. Happy Reading!!!
    See ya!
    Readaholics Anonymous

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  12. When I was homeschooled, and after my sister had moved out, my house was soooo quiet. I got used to reading in utter silence but after a while even the silence is a distraction. Now I can read with a fare amount of noise, and I do like music when reading; however, Television shows are the most distracting.

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  13. hey!
    Stopping by from The Hop! Depending on the book I need quiet but sometimes I'll listen to music.
    I'm now a follower :)

    If you have the time stop by my blog:
    http://scarrletreader.blogspot.com/

    Nice to meet you!

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  14. Hi! I’m just stopping by from the hop! I’m hosting a SIZZLING SUMMER NIGHTS GIVEAWAY on my blog, so stop by to enter. Have a great weekend!

    ~Tasha
    http://avidbookaholic.blogspot.com
    @avidbookaholic

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  15. Thanks for visiting my blog earlier today! I'll have to check yours out this upcoming week - looks very interesting :)

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  16. Just hopping by! Great Site!

    check me out at www.just-one-more-chapter.com

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  17. Hi Angela!

    I'm not doing the Hop this weekend but I am one of your followers and I'm giving you the Versatile Blogger Award. Go HERE to check it out.

    Have a great weekend!

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  18. I like silence. Beautiful silence. A little French music can be nice, too.

    I found your blog through Blog Hop. I'm glad I did.

    I am a follower. I'd love for you to visit my blog and become a follower.

    www.readerbuzz.blogspot.com

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  19. Hi Angela,

    I found you through the Book Blogger Hop. I've started following your blog and I think that it's great.

    I'm an aspiring writer. I write horror, fantasy, scifi,... just anything that interests me. Anyway, check out my blog: http://johnsmithbooks.blogspot.com/

    You could follow me too if you like it.

    Warmest regards,
    John Smith (pen name)

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  20. Lovely blog....where did you get the side bar background...I love it.

    Your blog is great too.

    I am a follower through blog hop as well.

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  21. Hi! I'm a new follower--just stopping by from the hop! As music goes--I used to have music playing all the time, but now I prefer quiet.

    Looks like a fun blog!!! Hope you're having a great weekend!!!

    nymfaux
    http://nymfaux.blogspot.com/

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