Monday, May 7, 2012

Mailbox Monday: May 7, 2012

It's Mailbox Monday time! Mailbox Monday is going on tour and May is being hosted by the lovely Martha of Martha's Bookshelf. Mailbox Monday is the gathering place for readers to share the books that came into their house last week (checked out library books don’t count, eBooks and audio books do). Warning: Mailbox Monday can lead to envy, toppling TBR piles and humongous wish lists!

As busy as last weekend was, this weekend was relaxing! Ahhh it was so nice! Went out to drinks with a friend, had my second acupuncture appointment, ran some errands, went and saw The Five Year Engagement (my fiance and I thought it would be funnier. It was a little more sad than laugh out loud funny but still good), and generally relaxed. Very enjoyable! Hope you all had good weekends too!

Here's what came in the mailbox this week:

From Wunderkind PR:
1. The Taker by Alma Katsu

From Reagan Arthur Books:
2. So Far Away by Meg Mitchell Moore

From Free Press:
3. The Folded Earth by Anuradha Roy

What did you get?


  1. So Far Away looks especially good! Glad you were able to have a more relaxing weekend.

  2. Three interesting books! I'm looking forward to reading Roy's book.

  3. I received The Taker recently too. Looking forward to reading it. Your other books look lovely too. Happy reading!

  4. So far Away caught my eye, enjoy!

  5. All of those books look good. I'm eager to read The Folded Earth myself. Enjoy your books!

  6. I have The Folded Earth too, it looks so good. And I've heard really good things about The Taker. Happy Reading.

  7. So Far Away sounds like a great read!

    Enjoy all your new books!

  8. So many great books! I love that cover of The Taker. I have The Folded Earth and I'm excited to read it.

  9. So Far Away looks good! I read The Folded Earth last month. Enjoy! New follower!

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  10. I liked The Taker even though its not something I would normally read. The Folded Earth looks really good. I love the cover for it. Happy reading!

  11. Really looking forward to reviews of So Far Away. Hope you enjoy it!!

  12. This isn't really related to what you got in your mailbox, but I am so with you on The Five Year Engagement. It wasn't bad, but I definitely expected to laugh a lot more than I did. I love Jason Segel & Emily Blunt so I might have had too high of expectations - it's always a bummer when a movie (or book) I'm really looking forward to turns out to be just okay.

    1. I am so glad I am not alone in my assessment!

  13. Enjoy your books! I love the first two covers.

  14. Hope you will enjoy your books. The cover on the The Taker is quite intriguing.


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