MOTM July 2018: Bianka Walter

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MOTM July 2018: Bianka Walter

Post by bookowlie » 30 Jun 2018, 09:53

Drumroll please! I am pleased to announce the July Member of the Month…Bianka Walter! She has been an active participant on the site since joining in February 2018. Admitting she “just wants to read everything,” Bianka Walter has far surpassed her 2018 reading goal of 40 books…and it’s only July 1. She has written several thorough, interesting reviews. On a personal note, I particularly enjoyed reading two of her reviews as I had also read and reviewed those books. Bianka Walter is a cheerful presence around the forums and routinely supports other reviewers. She is also quick to offer advice to newbies who have questions; her tips about catching errors before submitting a review are very useful. Please join me in congratulating our newest Member of the Month, Bianka Walter!
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Post by gali » 30 Jun 2018, 23:09

Congratulations Bianka Walter! :happy-smileyflower: :happy-cheerleadersmileyguy:
In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you." (Mortimer J. Adler)

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Post by ButterscotchCherrie » 01 Jul 2018, 04:21

Well done and enjoy wearing the crown.

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Post by kfwilson6 » 01 Jul 2018, 08:13

Yay Bianka! I'm so happy for you. Well deserved. I always enjoy reading Bianka's reviews and sharing thoughts with each other.

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Post by Bianka Walter » 01 Jul 2018, 10:07

Wow, what an awesome surprise to wake up to!!
Thank you!
I'm so happy I stumbled across this site. It's such a fantastic community and I love reading peoples thoughts and opinions.
How great to have a reason to read apart from just loving it :)
Thank you for the kind words. And this website has definitely made me want to read everything MORE.

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Post by gen_g » 01 Jul 2018, 10:40

Congratulations, Bianka! I've definitely enjoyed reading your reviews and I am definitely grateful for your tips (especially the one about Google Translate lady). :D

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Post by Gravy » 01 Jul 2018, 23:57

Congratulations! :banana-dance:
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Post by Miriam Molina » 02 Jul 2018, 06:26

The animal lover triumphs! I am not surprised at all to see your name here.

Aside from making me nostalgic by reminding me of my Sesame Street friend Mr. Snuffleupagus, you always make my day with your kind comments. Keep fighting for our furry friends!

Congratulations! :tiphat:

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Post by palilogy » 02 Jul 2018, 11:19

Congrats on member of the month!!
It is an impressive goal to want to read everything.
I always find myself steering away from certain genres I should work on that...

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Post by CatInTheHat » 02 Jul 2018, 22:07

:congratualtions-smiley: :congratualtions-smiley: :congratualtions-smiley:

Bianka, I have thoroughly enjoyed your input and our occasional exchanges.
Life without a good book is something the CatInTheHat cannot imagine.


Grateful to get the opportunity to explore new books with those in the OBC.

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Post by bookowlie » 03 Jul 2018, 09:35

Congratulations! It's time for the banana band welcome....
:banana-guitar: :banana-guitar: :banana-guitar: :banana-linedance: :banana-linedance: :banana-fingers: :banana-fingers: :banana-explosion:
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Post by JM Hill » 03 Jul 2018, 13:16

:banana-dance: :dance: Congratulations Ms. Walter on the honor of being MOTM! It sounds like you definitely deserve it! :clap: :banana-dreads:

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Post by Helen_Combe » 04 Jul 2018, 01:14

Congratulations, Bianka. We'll deserved, I always enjoy your reviews.
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Post by Riszell » 06 Jul 2018, 22:52

Congratulations!
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Post by DATo » 09 Jul 2018, 21:21

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Congratulations ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

ASIDE: Zounds!!! Yon Owlie hast beaten me to the introduction of the Banana Dancers. How weary, stale, flat and unprofitable now seem to me all the uses of this world.
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