Monday, August 24, 2009

Mailbox Monday - August 24





Mailbox Monday is hosted by Marcia at The Printed Page .


Can you ever get too many new books? This week I was thinking --yes, I think you can. (They are here though----so I'm not parting with them now; it's like a pet...each one is now part of the family :)
So here's what arrived:
  1. Songs for the Butcher's Daughter; Manseau (bought it)
  2. The Devil's Company; Liss (giveaway win)
  3. Of Bees and Mist; Setiawan (paperbackswap)
  4. Henry's Sisters; Cathy Lamb (bought it)
  5. Mercury in Retrograde; Froelich (bought it)
  6. Invisible Mountain; De Robertis (ARC)
  7. Repeat After Me; De Woskin (paperback swap)
  8. The Ground Beneath Her Feet; Rushdie (bought it)
  9. A Circle of Souls; Grandhi (author)
  10. White Mary; Salak (audio)
  11. The Weight of Silence; Gudenkauf (paperback swap)
  12. A Map of Home; Jarrar (penguin)
Share with us what treasures you received this week.

21 comments:

  1. What a great bunch of books you got this week!

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  2. Wow that is one mighty week! Have fun reading all your new and lovely books :D

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  3. Yay. I am not the only mad book buyer around. Your pile is almost as big as mine this week.

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  4. No, you can't have too many books! It looks like you got some great ones last week.

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  5. Great week! I almost bought "Songs for the Butcher's Daughter" yesterday also, but was feeling frugal so I abstained! It's only a matter of time though....

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  6. You needed two more~ then you could have one for each hand every day of the week. Enjoy all your new books.

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  7. You got some really good books.

    I personally think you can never have too many books. :)

    Happy Reading and enjoy them all.

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  8. Wowsa -- that's a lot of books! Congrats!

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  9. You certainly hit the jackpot today! Enjoy your new books.

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  10. I recently read both OF BEES AND MIST and INVISIBLE MOUNTAIN and liked both of them. I look forward to reading your reviews!

    -Amy
    (Life by Candlelight)

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  11. That's a big stack o' books! Don't you just love paperback swap?

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  12. How exciting! Especially in getting The Weight Of Silence from PBS...there are 226 people waiting for that book! :)
    Enjoy!

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  13. I really want to read Of Bees and Mist, so I will be interested to hear what you thought of the book. Great stash this week. I hope you get lots of time to read your new books!

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  14. Wow, you had a great week! I've only heard of a couple of those titles, but they all sound good. Yes, I know what you mean about books being like pets. Once a book comes into my possession, it's pretty much mine for life!

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  15. You really can't overdo it with books! In honor of Mailbox Monday, I ordered two today. : )

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  16. Oh, how wonderful! Twelve new little treasures for you. I've only read 2 books by David Liss but I loved them both and have another on the shelf.

    Looking forward to reading your reviews. Read fast! ;)

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  17. Sometimes I think...I have too many books but then I shake my head and smile!! :)

    Enjoy all of those goodies!

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  18. Wow, what a great bunch of books. Happy reading. I have Mercury in Retrograde as well.

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  19. There is no such thing as Too Many Books. Its just a fable, put out there to scare small children when the Boogie Man doesn't work!

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  20. I want the Weight of Silence!

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  21. What a great week! We have a couple of the same books: Mercury in Retrograde and A Circle of Souls.

    --Anna
    Diary of an Eccentric

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