Saturday, September 19, 2009

In My Mailbox (30)--The Big Three-Oh

Hmm, I can't believe I've been IMMing for 30 weeks. Crazy how time flies when well....time is flying. I've been so busy lately I am completely falling behind on my reading. I think I just need to find that balance between classes, new job, reading, and that oh-so-important new season of Supernatural (what are they doing to my boys?!)

Anyway, first things first, In My Mailbox is brought to you by Kristi, AKA The Story Siren.

I'm going to be lazy this week, because I have a family reunion tomorrow and I want to read more of Karma for Beginners, which I am LOVING!! So, no pics or descriptions, just the basics today.

For Review:

Girl in the Arena by Lise Haines---I'm very excited for this one and it's a shiny new finished copy. Adding it the the ever-growing TBR pile.

Molly Fyde and the Parsona Rescue by Hugh Howey--Thanks to Hugh for sending this one my way. It looks great!

Out of the Nursery by Elizabeth Gauthier--This one is a picture book which I reviewed in my last post.


Went a little crazy at Borders and Half-Price Books:

Simon Bloom: The Gravity Keeper by Michael Reisman
Simon Bloom: The Octopus Effect by Michael Reisman
Official Book Club Selection by Kathy Griffin
Going Bovine by Libba Bray
The Amanda Project: invisible i by Stella Lennon (Melissa Kantor)
Sphinx's Princess by Esther Friesner

I'm trying to curb my buying for the next week or so, because Borders has an Educator Appreciation Week coming up where I can save 30% on all my purchases. Yay!! So, these may be the only books for a couple weeks. Luckily, I have about a million books already on my shelves that I need to read.

Oh well, it's a sickness. I guess there are worse things than books and Winchester brothers to be addicted to.


  1. Oh gosh, I NEED Going Bovine. I totally forgot that was out already. Sigh.


  2. Awesome books! They all look great! I've heard a lot of good things for Girl in the Arena! Enjoy Karma for Beginners!
    Reggie :-)

  3. Going Bovine is LOVE. You're so lucky to have a copy of it.

  4. Great books. I really like the sound of Going Bovine. Hope you enjoy reading all your books.

  5. I would really like to read Sphinx's Princess! Great haul you got. I hope you enjoy all your great new books. Happy reading!

    ~Briana :D

  6. Great books you got! I really want to read Sphin'x Princess, well, Happy Reading!

  7. Majorly coveting Girl In the Arena. It sounds awesome!

  8. OMG! I cannot wait for Girl in the Arena!!

  9. It's great to know I'm not alone in my supernatural addiction - only I have to wait until next year to see series 5!!!

  10. I think you have some great books to read! Don't blame you for going crazy at the Border's book sale :) Sounds like fun!!

    I am majorly dreaming about Girl in the Arena
    Happy reading!

  11. I'm looking forward to Going Bovine. Enjoy :)

  12. what a great book week! i can't help but buy books too! i did good this week though! happy reading!

  13. A real live English mailbox.. so good to see. Really enjoyed looking round your blog. Thank you for sharing