Category: Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday – September 15, 2008

I hope this week found lots of books arriving in your mailbox. Here’s what came to my home: Tears of the Desert: A Memoir of Survival in Darfur, by Halima Bashir (with Damien Lewis). This arrived through Library Thing’s Early Reviewer Program and was released by Ballantine Books on September 9, 2008. This memoir is …

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Mailbox Monday – September 8, 2008

My mailbox this week has been bulging with new books. Below are the treasures which arrived. From Lindsey at Algonquin Books: Tomato Girl, by Jayne Pupek (Advance Readers Edition). This novel is receiving excellent early reviews. It is Pupek’s first novel (she has a published book of poems already) and is described by the publisher …

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Mailbox Monday – September 1, 2008

It has been like Christmas this week at my house. I’ve gotten some great books… Guernica, by Dave Boling – This was completely unexpected as Bloomsbury had earlier sent me an Advance Readers Edition of this book…but this was a finished hard cover! I need to read Guernica very soon so that I can post …

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Mailbox Monday – August 25, 2008

What books arrived in your mailbox this past week? Here’s what I found: Fire in the Blood, by Irene Nemirovsky was sent to me by a dear, bookie friend who remembered my birthday.  I am very excited about this book because I read Suite Francaise in February 2007 and loved it (read my review). I …

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Mailbox Monday – August 18, 2008

I love finding books in my mailbox (or arriving in the back of a UPS truck). Here’s what showed up last week: Interpreter of Maladies AND Unaccustomed Earth, by Jhumpa Lahiri I’ve been hearing about Lahiri’s work for a while now and these two collections come highly recommended. I’m lucky that I have bookish friends …

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Mailbox Monday – August 11, 2008

It’s Monday and time to take stock of the gems that appeared in my mailbox this week. House and Home, by Kathleen McCleary – I received this for the upcoming Book Tour hosted through TLC Book Tours. Here is the schedule for the book tour: Wednesday, September 3rd: Hooked on Houses Friday, September 5th: It’s …

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Mailbox Monday – August 4, 2008

It’s Tuesday, and I’m late for Mailbox Monday because I worked 13 hours yesterday and fell into bed last night, asleep before I hit the pillow. So, I’m posting a day late – what arrived in your mailbox this week? Here is what I got: The Triumph of Deborah by Eva Etzioni-Halevy Thank you to …

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Mailbox Monday – July 28, 2008

Marcia at The Printed Page is hosting this fun weekly event – each Monday bloggers share the books which have arrived in their mailbox that week. I have had a very lucrative week regarding books, so I thought it would be fun to play along with Marcia. Advance Reader’s Editions which arrived this week in …

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