My hubby is getting stronger each day. I visit him early before work and again for a couple hours after work which doesn't give me lots of time for computer so I am behind on reviews and posts. But he is more important.
(I still need to get a picture of the latest book group and plan to be in the office Saturday to do that.)
TO ENTER FRIDAY PICK
INTERNATIONAL: Leave a comment indicating "Gift Card" (see further comments near the end of the post.)
CUT OFF TIME IS THURSDAY NIGHTS AT 9:00 PM CENTRAL so I do not have to stay up too late to do the winner post! I will randomly pick two winners to announce Friday mornings with the next Pick post.
Thank you to all who entered the July 8 Pick. There was one automatic win again this week. Automatic wins are those who requested the book four times without other people asking for that book during those weeks. There were no titles blocked.
AUTO: CarolNW gets The Second Chair
to Random.org picked Winners from July 8 Pick:
SUE F gets Swan for the Money
to Random.org picked Winners from July 8 Pick:
SUE F gets Swan for the Money
Linda gets a GC
All winners please fill in the Winner's Acceptance Form
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New Book Group #66 June 25, 2016
(I will post a picture later. *Four of these books are very old; pulled from a box of gothic novels I have had for many years. They may not be wanted by anyone and if so, I will donate elsewhere in time.)
Sandra Brown: Above and Beyond and Honor Bound (my copy is 1986 edition with a different cover
Joan Johnston: Faron & Garth: The Cowboy and the Princess / The Wrangler and the Rich Girl and Sweetwater Seduction
*Maggie – Her Marriage by Taylor Caldwell (1953 very old, yellowed pages, some stain damage doesn't effect reading)
*Witch’s Hammer by Caroline Farr (a 1967 yellowed pages - different cover)
*Mistress of Mount Fair by Jane Gordon
Once an Angel by Tammy Hilz
Bound By Temptation by Lavinia Kent
Fire Dancer by Ann Maxwell
On Fire by Carla Neggers (1999 version with different cover)
Breathing Room by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Waiting for Nick & Considering Kate by Nora Roberts
*She Came Back by Patricia Wentworth (1981 yellowed pages)
Freedom's Stand by J. M. Windle
New Book Group #65 April 29, 2016
A Dangerous Fancy by Tracy Cozzens
The Champion by Heather Grothaus
So Wild A Kiss by Nancy Richards-Akers
New Book Group #64 March 4, 2016
Short Straw (Ed Eagle Novel) by Stuart Woods Hardcover
First Things First by Stephen R. Covey- Audio Cassette
Regretsy: Where DIY Meets WTF by April Winchell
New Book Group #63 January 22, 2016
Wayward Winds by Michael Phillips - Audio Tapes
New Book Group #62 November 6, 2015
New Book Group #61 October 30, 2015
After I noticed the trend I went on a hunt for “bride” titles. I even pulled a couple from some of my long time collections(*). (But they are not getting read on my shelves.)
Bride of Lochbarr by Margaret Moore (*)
The Ideal Bride by Stephanie Laurens (*)
A Necessary Bride by Debra Mullins
Border Bride by Deborah Hale
New Book Group #60 September 18, 2015
A set of "haunting" tales and a few mysteries for October!
Shannon Drake –
The Shadowing by Joan Overfield
The Renegade Hunter by Lynsay Sands
Trilogy Of Mysteries Audio Book Shadow Prey, There Was A Little Girl, Smokescreen Audio Cassettes (NOT CDs)
New Book Group #59 July 31, 2015
A few more summer titles, historicals and mysteries!
Cruise to a Wedding by Betty Neels
New Book Group #58 June 26, 2015 -- All Gone
New Book Group #57 May 1, 2015 -- All Gone
New Book Group #56 March 20, 2015
(I'll try to get the rest linked another day.)
The Sweetheart Dance by Patti Ann Colt
Raintree Haunted by Linda Winstead Jones (spine creases)
New Book Group #55 February 5, 2015 -- All Gone
New Book Group #54 December 26, 2014
Ender’s Shadow by Orson Scott Card - Tape Cassettes
BOX 4 2015 (reboxed from Boxes 47-53)
The Hidden Truth of Cytech's Randall Forty byVickie Kennedy
First to Fight Anthology
Jezebel by Katherine Sutcliff
The Commander by Kate Bridges
Undateable by Ellen Rakieten & Anne Coyle
BOX 3 2015 (reboxed from Boxes 39- 47)
Shetland Summer by Janet Lynnford
Breakfast in Bed by Sandra Brown - Audio Cassette Tapes (link is for mass media version)
Sweet Talking Man by Betina Krain
BOX 2 2015 (reboxed from Boxes 24- 38)
Thinner by Stephen King
Foundation (Foundation Novels) by Isaac Asimov
Magic: The Gathering Distant Planes, An Anthology
The Willful Widow by Valerie King (spine wear)
An Honorable Man by Rosemary Rogers (spine creases)
A Courtesans Guide to Getting Your Man by Susan Donovan and Celeste Bradley -- NOTE This book has dog bite damage; it is missing half back cover and the edges of pages in the back third of the book... it does not effect the text but I will understand if no one wants this one
Tara Taylor Quinn: Father: Unknown and McGillus v.Wright
The Trailsman: Texas Lead Slingers by Jon Sharpe
Anthology: Something Borrowed, Something Blue - this book has spine creases and minor water damage...I thought I had read it and liked it but now I realize it was another anthology I read with Elaine Barbier.
BOX #1 2015 (reboxed from Boxes 1- 23)
Circle of Stars by Anna Lee Waldo
Alien Chronicles - The Crimson Claw by Deborah Chester
Ghost Writer (Shivers #3) by M.D. Spenser
If you saw the pictures posted of my bookshelves and boxes you know I do have lots of books! And that doesn't include the other eight or so boxes at my office!! And more books as I find deals too good to pass up! I am sharing my book bounty by these Friday Pick Giveaways.
I started Friday Pick on November 27, 2009 and in almost six years I have posted 62 groups of 16 (992) books to find new homes! (as of November 6, 2015).
I am happy to say that so far about 976+ books have found new homes! YAY. I have to update my print out to check the exact number sent out - a few were never claimed. I periodically update the lists - deleting those won. You can still go to the Friday Pick list link to see older posts and the older lists book pictures if you want!
Note rules here regarding international entries.Because postage to overseas can be prohibitive I am willing to give a $5.00 book certificate to international winners - Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Borders, ARe, TWRP, ClassAct Books, eTreasures, Desert Breeze, etc....you tell me where and I'll set it up. So for my overseas visitors your comment may indicate a smaller book and I'll check postage or note your choice of gift card.
I learned that The Book Depository does not ship to everywhere. The postage for some of the books to far away places runs between $7.00 and $10.00 and up. Since I would award $5.00 for The Book Depository to an international winner, as an alternative you may choose a smaller book and we will hope the postage will not exceed $6.00. If the postage is more, or if you want to pick a larger book and you are willing to pay any extra postage beyond the $6.00 I will work with you on that. This may not make a difference to many but if it helps one or two of you to give one of my books a home that will make me happy too. :o)
Repeating this helpful blog tip: You can right click on a link and you will be given the choice to open the link in a new window or tab so you do not navigate away from the screen you are on!! I use this all the time!
So glad your husband is feeling better!ReplyDelete
Congrats winnners! I'd love to enter for the next week's GC. Thanks!
A GC would be great thank you.
Once an Angel by Tammy HilzReplyDelete
I'll try for a GC thanks!ReplyDelete
I'll try for She Came Back by Patricia Wentworth. I love those old Gothics. Thanks so much for this week's win.ReplyDelete
Thank you for the book.ReplyDelete
Week#1 On Fire by Carla Neggers
your family comes first always and that's something important even if yes it's time consuming so please don't worry about being behind schedule for your blog we will still be there later when things calm down so takes the time you need and teh time your hubby needsReplyDelete
i would like to be entered for a gift card as international entrant please
Congratulations winners. Hope your husband is better.ReplyDelete
I'll go with Bride ,oof Lochbar by Margaret Moore.
Lucky4750 (at) aol (dot) com
Hope your husband has a speedy recovery & make sure you take care of yourself too.ReplyDelete
I'd like a GC please. Thanks Martha.
So glad that your husband is better.ReplyDelete
Entering for a GC
I'll try for Waiting For Nick & Considering Kate by Nora Roberts. Week 2
Glad to hear he's getting better! And family is ALWAYS the most important so no worries! Spend the time.ReplyDelete
And congrats to the winners! Will try my luck for a GC myself.
Great news that your husband is improving.ReplyDelete
Congrats to the winners.
I would like to win a gift card.
Glad to hear the hubby is mending well. Sending positive vibes for a continued recovery.ReplyDelete
Congrats to the winners!
Please enter me for The Second Chair by John Lescroart.ReplyDelete
Don't forget to take care of yourself in order to have the energy to take care of your husband - best wishes to you both.ReplyDelete
again for Bound By Temptation by Lavinia Kent again (#3)
Congrats to the winners!ReplyDelete
Glad to hear that your husband is getting stronger each day, I will keep your husband and you in my prayers.
I would like to read Witch’s Hammer by Caroline Farr (week 3).
I will try for the Joan Johnson books. Week 2.ReplyDelete
Take care of your family first always!!! Glad to hear your husband is much better.
I would like to read The Commander, by Kate Bridges. Thanks!ReplyDelete