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


Thank you for visiting and taking the time to comment. It means so much.

I apologize for word verification, but as soon as I changed the settings from only users with Google accounts, I started receiving a ton of spam comments...within one hour of changing the settings. The bots are on high alert apparently.

  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.

- See more at: http://www.techtrickhome.com/2013/02/show-comment-box-above-comments-on.html#sthash.TjHz2Px9.dpuf
- See more at: http://www.techtrickhome.com/2013/02/show-comment-box-above-comments-on.html#sthash.TjHz2Px9.dpuf