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Sunday, July 31, 2011

In My Mailbox

I am participating in this weekly meme hosted by The Story Siren, where we share what books we received this week.

It was a slow week for blog-hopping, but I'm gearing up for the Summer Giveaway Hop starting tomorrow! Below are a few giveaways and quite a few new books for review that I received this week.

I won Heart of Farellah, Book 1 by Brindi Lundberg (e-book) in a giveaway hosted by Heather at Earth's Book Nook.

Thanks again, Heather & Brindi!





Even though I did not win her giveaway, Rachel Cotterill still gifted me with her e-book entitled Rebellion.

Thanks again, Rachel!







I received in my "real" mailbox an audiobook of French Lessons by Ellen Sussman, which I won in a giveaway hosted by Simone at Better read than dead.

Thanks again, Simone!







I received this e-book for review from Fawn at Vagabondage Press:

Candy and Cigarettes
by CS DeWildt

Thanks again, Fawn & CS!





I received both of these e-books from the author in exchange for an honest review:

The Enchanted Island Series:
The Witches Lottery (Book #1)
A Dragon Forsaken (Book #2)
by Krystal McLaughlin

Thanks again, Krystal!




I received this e-book from the author in exchange for an honest review:

Fangs for Nothing
by Adrianne Ambrose

Thanks again, Adrianne!






I received this ARC in my "real" mailbox for review from Hachette Book Group:

Cold Vengeance (Book #11 of the Pendergast Series)
by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

Thanks again, Hachette Book Group!




I won this e-book (twice, actually!) in giveaways hosted by Penelope at The Reading Fever and Rebecca at Kindle Fever:

The Paris Secret
by Rachel Cotterill

Thanks to you both, Penelope and Rebecca, as well as to Angela and Kismet Book Touring for allowing me to share the second e-book with a friend!







It has arrived! I have been eagerly awaiting this package in my "real" mailbox from Hachette Audio containing three audiobooks for review:
  • Mayday by Nelson DeMille and Thomas Block
  • Adrenaline (Sam Capra Series, Book 1) by Jeff Abbott
  • One Summer by David Baldacci











Thanks so much, Hachette Audio! I love audiobooks, and I cannot wait to listen to these!


I received this e-book from the author in exchange for an honest review:

The Immortality Virus
by Christine Amsden

Thanks again, Christine!







I received this e-book from the author in exchange for an honest review:

The Temple
by Heather Marie Adkins

Thanks again, Heather!

If anyone is interested in reading this book, it can be downloaded for free from Smashwords this month: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/69094.


I interviewed Cameo Renae earlier this week, as Darlene's Book Nook was one of her tour stops for her In My Dreams Virtual Book Tour. I just received my review copy in the mail.

Thanks again, Cameo!








I received this review copy in the mail from the author in exchange for an honest review:

Progeny
by R.T. Kaelin

Thanks again, R.T.!





I won this e-book in the Dreams Unleashed Giveaway hosted by Sarah at Workaday Reads:

Dreams Unleashed
(Book 1: The Prophecies Trilogy)

by Linda Hawley

Thanks again, Sarah & Linda!




I won this e-book in a giveaway hosted by Erika at Badass Book Reviews:

Imperium (Caulborn Series, Book 1)
by Nicholas Olivo

Thanks again, Erika & Nicholas!






Even though I didn't win the Beta Reader Contest at Rhiannon Paille's blog, the author gave me an e-copy of her book for review:

Flame of Surrender
(The Ferryman and The Flame, Book 1)

by Rhiannon Paille

And what is very cool is that I just discovered that Rhiannon is a local author! We live in the same city!!





I had mentioned in the July 9th In My Mailbox that I won the 2nd Place Prize Package for The Great Canadian Giveaway hosted by Vanessa at Love, Laugh & Read!

I received in my "real" mailbox an autographed copy of:
7G
by Debbie Kump

Thanks again, Vanessa & Debbie!



I won this e-book in a giveaway hosted by Mandy at e-Reading on the Cheap:

Winnemucca
by Laura A.H. Elliott

Thanks again, Mandy & Laura!






What did you get in your mailbox this week?

If you are also participating in the In My Mailbox meme, please leave me the link to your post so that I can drool over all your goodies!

If anyone has read any of these books yet, I would love to hear what you thought!



4 comments:

  1. French Lessons looks so good! And I really like The Immortality Virus and In My Dreams!! I hope you enjoy them too Here's my IMM if you want to check it out! Happy reading!

    -Jessica (Peace Love Books)

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  2. I keep seeing French Lessons and I can't wait to read it! It looks so good :)

    "One summer" is a GREAT book; I hope you really enjoy it!

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  3. Great set! French Lessons and The Paris Secret both sound particularly interesting.
    My IMM

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  4. Funny how you all three commented on French Lessons!

    Jessica & Alison Can Read: I just checked out your mailboxes, and you received some awesome books as well!

    Jac - I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed One Summer. I'm looking forward to listening to that!

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