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Sunday, July 25, 2010

Mailbox Monday & What Are You Reading

This is a weekly meme hosted by Marcia at The Printed Page. Join the fun and post what you got in your mailbox last week!

I thought this would be an empty mailbox week, but come Friday, my mailbox was full.







1) Gerry Tales - Gerry Boylan (publisher)
2) Getting There - Gerry Boylan (publisher)
3) Montana Destiny - R.C. Ryan (contest win)
4) Bad Girls Don't Die - Katie Alender (bought)




















It's Monday What are you reading this week? Hosted by Sheila at One Person's Journey Through A World of Books. This is a meme to list the books completed last week, the books currently being read, and the books to be finished this week.

Books I finished last week:
The Pack - LM Preston
Forget You - Jennifer Echols


Currently Reading:

The Mermaid's Mirror - L.K. Madigan
Water For Elephants - Sara Gruen Audiobook




Books to Finish this Week:

The Mermaid's Mirror - L.K. Madigan
Water For Elephants - Sara Gruen Audiobook (I really need to get this one finished.)

21 comments:

Teddyree said...

Looking forward to your thoughts on Water for Elephants and Bad Girls Don't Die. I have Water for Elephants on audio and Katie Alender's book is on my wishlist.
Have a great week and happy reading :-)

Gerbera Daisy Mom said...

I think I'm the only person not to have liked Water for Elephants. Maybe I will have to wait for the movie to see if it sways me one way or the other.
Have a great reading week.
Here is my Monday review:
http://www.gerberadaisydiaries.com/2010/07/its-monday-what-are-you-reading_25.html

amcatoir said...

Is the audio of Water for Elephants any good? I know people love the book, but the reader can make or break an audio.

Sheila (Bookjourney) said...

Good book choices! Have fun reading them! I am so interested in the review of Water For Elephants on audio :)

Brooke from The Bluestocking Guide said...

Don't you love it when you end up with surprises in the mail. I came home on Friday to see a stack of 3 books on my desk,

Here is mine

Crystal - Princess of Pop Culture said...

I've heard really great things about Water for Elephants, I look forward to seeing what you think of it :)

My week:

http://www.dorolerium.com/?p=1516

Jennifer said...

I look forward to your thoughts on Water For Elephants, as I think I may be the only one not caring for the book. Have a wonderful week reading. If you have a moment, my Monday: http://www.rundpinne.com/2010/07/its-monday-what-are-you-reading-5.html

Lisa said...

BAd girls don't die loosk interesting!

Here's Mine

Jan von Harz said...

I've had Bad girls Don't Die on my TBR shelf for a while. Hope you enjoy it. Have a great week.

Kaye said...

It must have seemed like a windfall to get all those at once. Enjoy! Have a wonderful week and happy reading!

bermudaonion said...

You got some great looking books! I'm hoping to get to Water for Elephants soon - I want to read it before the movie comes out.

NancyO said...

Hi! My book group read Water for Elephants and loved it. I liked the audio version of the book too; I thought the reader did an excellent job.

have a happy reading week!

Irene said...

I'm anxious for your review on Water for Elephants, I've heard mixed reviews. I must be the only person who hasn't read it yet.

Alayne said...

Bad Girls Don't Die is a funny title. :) My mailbox is at The Crowded Leaf.

Creations by Laurel-Rain Snow said...

Gerry Tales is one I've seen around...like the look of Bad Girls Don't Die.

Hope you enjoy them all.

Here's my MM:

http://laurelrainsnowcreations.blogspot.com/2010/07/mailbox-monday-july-26.html

gautami tripathy said...

Great ones! Enjoy your books!

Here is my post!

Cathy said...

Happy reading!

Beth(bookaholicmom) said...

What a nice surprise! I love it when that happens! Happy reading!

Amanda said...

Hi Zia,

That's a nice stash of books you've got there. If only I'd had such a productive week in the way of reading last week. Oh well.

Here’s my Monday

Danielle said...

Cute blog! I am a new follower :) Looking forward to your review of Water for Elephants, its been in my TBR pile for awhile. Have a great week!

Danielle @ everylastpage.blogspot.com

Melissa (My World...in words and pages) said...

I was all bummed, I didn't get any books completed last week. :( But I am hoping to have a big week this week. Hope you have a great week yourself. :)