Sunday, March 3, 2013

Sunday's Weekly Book Recap #7

Here's my weekly recap of books that I acquired this week, which I am sharing on the following blogs:

Sunday Post, a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer, where bloggers share weekly book recaps and other news.
Stacking the Shelves, a weekly meme hosted by Tynga's Reviews, where bloggers share the books they are adding to their shelves.
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Showcase Sunday, a weekly meme hosted by Vicky at  Books, Biscuits, and Tea, where bloggers show off their most recently acquired books and book swag.   

My Week in Books . . . February 25 -March 2, 2013

Finished reading . . .
 Ashenden   Ashenden by Elizabeth Wilhide

 Still reading . . .
 Speaking from among the Bones (Flavia de Luce Series #5)     Fonduing Fathers (White House Chef Mystery Series #6)
Speaking From Among the Bones by Alan Bradley, Fonduing Fathers by Julie Hyzy

Downloaded on my Nook . . .

The Taken (Celestial Blues Series #1)     The Taken by Vicki Pettersson
Downloaded on my Kindle iPad app . . .
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Lime Ricky by Jill Winters, The Girl from Long Guyland by Lara Reznik

ARCs from Simon & Schuster, Atria Books, Howard Books, Touchstone, Scribner, and Gallery Books . . .

Children of the Jacaranda Tree: A NovelThe Mermaid of Brooklyn: A NovelAccidents Happen: A NovelAstor Place Vintage: A Novel
Children of the Jacaranda Tree by Sahar Delijani, The Mermaid of Brooklyn 
by Amy Shearn, Accidents Happen by Louise Millar, Astor Place Vintage by
Stephanie Lehmann
Five Days: A NovelSnow Hunters: A NovelThe Comfort of Lies: A NovelA Place at the Table: A Novel
Five Days by Douglas Kennedy, Snow Hunters by Paul Yoon, The Comfort of Lies
by Randy Susan Meyers, A Place at the Table by Susan Rebecca White
The Daughters of Mars: A NovelQueen's Gambit: A NovelSeven LocksSummer Death: A Thriller
Daughters of Mars by Thomas Keneally, Queen's Gambit by Elizabeth Fremantle
Seven Locks by Christine Wade, Summer Death by Mons Kallentoft
The Silver Star: A NovelWhistling Past the GraveyardLighthouse Bay: A NovelThe Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II
The Silver Star by Jeannette Walls, Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan Crandall,
Lighthouse Bay by Kimberley Freeman, The Girls of Atomic City by Denise Kiernan

Enjoy life with books...


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  1. I've been itching to read the Lost for months now. Probably should before the next book comes out! Enjoy your reading and please come see mine sometime!

    1. Thanks for stopping by, Shelley. I visited both of your blogs, Gizmos Reviews and Utopian Book Reviews and really like them!

  2. Wow, so many books! :-) A lot of those look really good, hope you enjoy reading them! And have a lovely week :-D

    1. Thanks for visiting my blog, Victoria. Most of the books were giveaways from Simon & Schuster's Summer 2013 Book Preview for librarians. . .a nice job perk!

  3. Wow, that is a great group of books. There are so many that I haven't seen before too. Happy reading.

    Jenea @ Books Live Forever's Sunday Post

    1. Thanks for stopping by, Jenea. You had a nice haul also. I really want to read The Bane, so I'm interested in knowing what you think of it.

  4. Holy cupcakes that is a lot of ARC's you my friend are going to be busy, busy, busy! *isn't it delightful* Enjoy and have an awesome week! The Sunday Post

    1. Thanks for stopping by, Kimba. My haul was unusually large (no complaints about that!) because I attended a Summer 2013 Book Preview at Simon & Schuster during the week.

  5. Some really interesting books up here :) hope you enjoy

    1. Thanks for stopping by and for following my blog. I'm really enjoying reading your blog!

  6. I had to get The Taken on my Nook too. lol.

    Hope you enjoy your reads this week.

    1. Thanks for stopping by, Melissa. The Taken did sound irresistible...hope we both enjoy it!

  7. Accidents Happen and The Comfort of Lies both sound intriguing! I'll need to check them out on Goodreads and see what they're about. Great haul!