Sunday, April 10, 2011

Autism Awareness Giveaway Hop

Did You Know:

**Autism now affects 1 in 110 children and 1 in 70 boys

**Autism prevalence figures are growing
**More children will be diagnosed with autism this year than with AIDS, diabetes & cancer combined
**Autism is the fastest-growing serious developmental disability in the U.S.
**Autism costs the nation over $35 billion per year, a figure expected to significantly increase in the next     decade
**Autism receives less than 5% of the research funding of many less prevalent childhood diseases
**Boys are four times more likely than girls to have autism
**There is no medical detection or cure for autism

As I have been saying I am participating in the Autism Awareness Giveaway Hop hosted by I'm A Reader Not A Writer.
  In order to win my giveaway you have to do two easy things. Post about this giveaway hop, and my blog, on your facebook or twitter account. Then come back here and fill out the from and let me know where you posted about it. Easy. Than "HOP" on over and visit the other participating blogs listed at the end of this post What are you winning? Here you go:

Ten things Every Child With Autism Wishes You Knew By, Ellen Notbohm
Winner of an iParenting Media Award and Honorable Mention in the 2005 ForeWord Book of the Year Awards! Every parent, teacher, social worker, therapist, and physician should have this succinct and informative book in their back pocket. Framed with both humor and compassion, the book defines the top ten characteristics that illuminate the minds and hearts of children with autism. Ellen's personal experiences as a parent, an autism columnist, and a contributor to numerous parenting magazines coalesce to create a guide for all who come in contact with a child on the autism spectrum. Don't buy just one of this bookbuy one for everyone who interacts with your child! Give the gift of understanding. (from

This key Chain (which is so nice in person!)
Autism Awareness Heart Keychain Keyring with Puzzle Piece Ribbon Charm - Great for Fundraising

Please Visit these participating blogs:
I Am A Reader, Not A Writer (Int)
Just Another Book Addict (US)
Fire and Ice Photo (US)
Page Turners (US)
Quitting My Day Job (Int)
Living, Loving, Laughing, Reading (US)
Escape From Reality (US)
An Armchair By The Sea (Int)
LindsayWrites (US)
Brenda Pandos - Author (US)
Libros De Vida (Int)
Kid Lit Frenzy (Int)
Uniflame Creates (Int)
Paranormal Opinion (US)
My Reading Room (US/Can)
Angels & Warriors (US)
Practical Frugality (US)
I Like These Books (Int)
Bitsy Bling Books (US)
Loris Reading Corner (US)
Loves 2 Read (US/Can)
Expressions of a SAHM (US/Can)
The Smiling Pains of Novelist Destiny Booze (US)
Medieval Woman (Int)
Read My Mind (Int)
~Sweeping Me~ (Int)
The Well Read Wife (US/Can)
Kristi - The Book Faery (Int)
Once Upon a Twilight (US)
Qzie and the Writing Process (US)
Read for Your Future (Int)


  1. Dear Rebecca,

    I just wanted to say thank you for spreading awareness about Autism, and for hosting this amazing giveaway!

    Also,your form did not allow me to leave a link for the tweet,so I am including it here:!/inluvwithbookz/status/57395788933902336


    GFC Follower: Enamored Soul
    Email: Enamoredsoul(at)gmail(dot)com
    Twitter: @inluvwithbookz

    My Post on Autism Awareness:

  2. Hi,
    Thanks for spreading awareness.
    Tweet link
    Tweet id @ASDsupportNC
    GFC follower
    Couldnt leave tweet link on form.

  3. I tweeted about it too! alli_cat_08!/alli_cat_08/status/57467192094109696

  4. I tweeted about the giveaway here:!/DarkestWhisper/status/57469754738343937

    Thanks Maria

  5. Thanks so much everybody for your support, follows and "tweets". I have to apologize, I don't know why the form is not working:( But keep spreading the news. The contest is open until Thursday at midnight!!


  6. I tweeted:!/mekyser/status/57625185125277696

    AmethystDaydreams at zoho dot com

  7. I'm a GFC follower - Kimmie, Nola
    My twitter ID -- Bakin_Goddess

    I tweeted about the giveaway here:!/Bakin_Goddess/status/57627277613219841

  8. I tweeted!!/infertilenanny/status/57636321140801536

  9. Thanks so much for participating in this hop.

    Sorry-- having trouble posting link.

  10. i tweeted!/Raynekitten/status/57732215215366144

    Thanks for participating.. the best we can do is get awareness out there and support. :)

  11. I didn't see your Facebook app so I follow you on Twitter as BookOwner.


    Posted on Facebook

    seriousreader at live dot com

  12. Once again..thank you everybody for all your support!!!!

  13. Tweeted:

  14. Oops. Here's my email:
    Lindadao2060 at yahoo dot com

  15. Like many people, I dont have twitter or facebook so I guess I can't enter your giveaway. I am also hosting a giveaway for autism, so feel free to check mine out at Bookish Delights (in the linky).