Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday is a weekly event hosted by Marcia at The Printed Page.

Click on book titles for plot synopses (except for Hush).

In the Mail:

For review from the publisher:

Hush:  A Novel--Kate White

Read an excerpt here

Won (sort of):

From Bingo for Books at my sons' school.  Everyone walked away with a PILE of books...FREE! My sons got some great ones and here is what I got:

Snow in August--Pete Hamill

Sir Walter Ralegh--Robert Lacey

The Stormy Petrel--Mary Stewart

Seventh Heaven--Alice Hoffman

The City of Ember--Jeanne DuPrau

Shadow Spinner--Susan Fletcher

Island of the Blue Dolphins--Scott O'Dell

Kindred Spirit: A Biography of L.M. Montgomery, Creator of Anne of Green Gables--Catherine M. Andronik

Carolina Ghost Woods: Poems--Judy Jordan


At Dollar General for three bucks!

The Four Seasons: A Novel of Vivaldi's Venice--Laurel Corona

From another Friends of the Library sale (Spring is the season for them!)...no more than two bucks a piece!

The Lady of Deerpark--Seumas O'Kelly

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time--Mark Haddon

Land of Marvels--Barry Unsworth

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close--Jonathan Safran Foer

Mark's Story (The Jesus Chronicles)--Tim LaHaye & Jerry B. Jenkins

The Gargoyle--Andrew Davidson

Anansi Boys--Neil Gaiman

Boneman's Daughters--Ted Dekker


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  1. Fantastic, Fabulous, Stupendous, Excelent, Awesome Mailbox. I'm so envious right now.

  2. Island Of The Blue Dolphins is an old favorite of mine. You had a great week! I hope all of the books are enjoyable!

  3. This one caught my eye:Carolina Ghost Woods: Poems--Judy Jordan

    Thanks for posting...enjoy your books.

  4. What a big stack of books and I’ve only read one of them - “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time. It’s one I didn’t think I’d like but I was pleasantly surprised.

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