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Age 76
Joined Wednesday, January 22, 2003
Recent Book Activity
4 weeks all time
books registered 0 3,404
released in the wild 0 3,723
controlled releases 0 477
releases caught 0 1,056
controlled releases caught 0 255
books found 0 819
tell-a-friend referrals 0 448
new member referrals 0 55
forum posts 0 562
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Right now this is the way I most enjoy my spare time!
Reading to Gavin.
He's two and LOVES books... yep, that's my grandson!

My first release challenge 2006....
What I Did on my Summer Vacation
And the winner is ~~~~~ gypsysmom ~~~~~
This prize box was fun to put together!
Looking forward to doing this challenge again next year!" title="Photo Sharing"> width="367" height="500" alt=""What I Did On My Summer Vacation' prize box" />" title="Photo Sharing"> width="500" height="282" alt="November - Memphis Area BookCrossers" />
Some of the MidSouth BookCrossers showing off "The Bright Forever" which we picked as our Oct/Nov read.
We won this book at
Check it out, you can win free books too!

If you plan to be in the Memphis Area, pm us... We would love to Meet YOU!
We have a group page on facebook now...
MidSouth BookCrossers

You can check out more photos of our fun little group here....
MississippiMom's Flickr Photos

My sister-in-law moved into a new home and
gave me several hundred paperback books she no longer had room for....
my daughter-in-law (Crankydragon) told me of this great website...
Now as I read these books (mostly historical romance) I can release them in the wild.
What a fun idea.

Living in Mississippi, I have a soft spot for John Grisham....
I can remember when he had a small law office just around the corner
and one of his first book signings was at the local Kroger grocery store.
Boy, what a long way he has come!

I enjoy reading almost anything....
sci-fi, mystery, historical romance, paranomal,
but looks like I'll be reading the classic romance novels for a while...
or maybe just setting them free


I am always looking for any books on Elvis
(or that just have Elvis in the title)
that I can release in the area around Graceland....
My first wild catch was a book I left at 'Heartbreak Hotel' !!!" title="Photo Sharing"> width="410" height="500" alt="heartbreak-hotel" />

It ended up in Holland ... The second is currently in Australia ... Catch #3 is in Canada!
Elvis is truely GLOBAL!

My first Graceland catch!

Graceland catch number two!

Here's number three!

Here's number FOUR!" title="Mass Release at Graceland by the MidSouth BookCrossers. by MississippiMom, on Flickr"> width="600" height="405" alt="Mass Release at Graceland by the MidSouth BookCrossers." />
MidSouth BookCrossers Mass Release at Graceland 2008.
Click on picture to read the article that appeared in our local newspaper!" title="Photo Sharing"> width="500" height="367" alt="MidSouth BookCrossers 1st Elvis Sighting" />
The MidSouth BookCrossers celebrate ELVIS WEEK 2007
with a mass release at Graceland!

Another Graceland catch" title="Photo Sharing"> width="500" height="375" alt="The Private Elvis" />

PM me if you have an Elvis book you would like to have released at Graceland...
I'll be happy to trade... "Thank you.... Thank you very much"" > alt="mississippimom"/>
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Note.... Books marked personal collection were either gifts from loved ones,
limited editions, or signed copies and will not be released in the wild in my lifetime....
Lord knows what the boys will do with them after I'm gone.

is my daughter-in-law and she's the one that turned me on to BookCrossing,
so she will know exactly what to do with all my books!

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