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Monday, August 19, 2013

Mailbox Monday August 19, 2013

Welcome to Mailbox Monday.
For AUGUST: the Mailbox Monday Tour host is Bermudaonion (thanks Kathy).
Mailbox Monday is a gathering place for readers to share the books that came into their house last week and explore great book blogs.  This Meme started with Marcia at A Girl and Her Books (fka The Printed Page) but is now hosted at Mailbox Monday and through various blog hosts.

Warning: Mailbox Monday can lead to envy, toppling TBR piles and humongous wish lists.


I received two print books for review, two print for survey and I picked up the final free audio titles from SYNC YA. 

Are your mailbox and TBR piles blooming?

Review Titles
I received these two print books from Sourcebooks for November reviews:



by Jill Mansell
and




To Have and to Hold
by Leigh Greewood







Received from Harlequin Tell
for survey/review
Not sure when I will fit these in but they look like quick reads.



by Maisey Yates

and

 

by Carol Marinelli








Won

None.

Purchased
None


Free

Audios:

I downloaded the last of the summer free pair from SYNC YA August 15 – August 21, 2013:
Both of these sound interesting!

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By Patricia McCormick
Read by Justine Eyre
Published by Tantor Media
Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award

“Eyre delivers a stellar performance that embodies the main character’s quest in the utmost detail.” –AudioFile Magazine

Lakshmi, raised in a small hut on a mountain in Nepal, journeys to India to take a job to support her family.  There she is tricked into prostitution and must risk everything to reclaim her life.



and

Let Me Stand Alone Audi0Let Me Stand Alone:The Journals of Rachel Corrie
By Rachel Corrie
Read by Tavia Gilbert
Published by Talkbox / Blackstone Audiobooks
“Rachel gives us herself through her words;
Tavia Gilbert gives us her voice.” –AudioFile Magazine


Rachel Corrie, a young women with a striking gift for poetry, writing, and drawing, was determined to make a better, more peaceful world.  The twenty-three-year-old American activist died protecting a Palestinian family’s home.



I downloaded a couple of free Kindle Titles this week
linked through Bookbub, Bookfun, Free Par-tayInspired Reads, Pixel of Ink or Kindle Review.

5 comments:

  1. Enjoy your new books. Have a great week.

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  2. I don't know any of these books.

    ENJOY your week.

    Elizabeth
    Silver's Reviews
    My Mailbox Monday

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  3. Jill Mansell is an author I'm always hearing great things about. I've yet to reading anything by her, but knowing she's British and write Chick Lit, makes me think I'd really enjoy her.

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