Sunday, February 26, 2012

In my Mailbox Monday, February 27

Seen both at Mailbox Monday -- hosted in February at Metro Reader -- and The Story Siren, my Mailbox Monday/In My Mailbox.  I think I've finally shaken of my cold -- hooray! -- and my relishing my nights of reading again (instead of, like, wheezing myself to sleep at 9pm).


For Review

cover image for Molly Make-Believe cover image for Clair de Lune book cover of A Partial History of Lost Causes
book cover for Garden of Evening Mists cover for book We Bury the Dead cover image for People Who Eat Darkness

Molly Make-Believe by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
Clair de Lune: A Novel by Jetta Carleton
A Partial History Of Lost Causes: A Novel by Jennifer Dubois
The Garden of Evening Mists by Twan Eng Tan
We Bury the Landscape by Kristine Ong Muslim
People Who Eat Darkness: The True Story of a Young Woman Who Vanished from the Streets of Tokyo--and the Evil That Swallowed Her Up by Richard Lloyd Parry

Won

cover image for Next to Love

Next To Love: A Novel by Ellen Feldman, thanks to Random House Secret Read

34 comments:

  1. The only title I'm familiar with is Next to Love, so I'll be watching for your reviews.

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    1. I actually read this last spring and loved it -- I gave away my copy then so I'm thrilled to get it again!

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  2. That is certainly an eclectic mix of titles that you have acquired this week, all of them are new to me titles and authors.

    Having checked them all out, the two that would interest me the most would be 'Molly Make'Believe' and 'Next To Love' and they have both made it onto my reading list.

    Thanks for an interesting selection and post.

    Yvonne

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  3. You have some gorgeous covers in there. I have The Garden of Evening Mists to review too.

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    1. Aren't they all stunning? I just love to stare at them... Can't wait to see what you think of the Garden of Evening Mists.

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  4. There are a few books there I haven't heard of. I'll have to check them out. Enjoy!

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  5. Glad you're feeling better and your new books look amazing!

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  6. Clair de Lune looks like it might be a good one :)

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    1. I adore the cover -- I hope it's as good as it is pretty!

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  7. A Partial History Of Lost Causes and People Who Eat Darkness sounds very good. Enjoy your new books!

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    1. Wow, The Garden of Evening Mists looks great! Happy reading!

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  8. These are mostly new to me. I hope you enjoy them all!

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  9. These titles are all new to me so I'm excited to check these out and discover some new reads :-)

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  10. Nice set of books, happy reading.

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  11. I love the cover for Molly Make Believe! I look forward to your thoughts on Next to Love...I also received an ARC from RH and hope to start it next week.

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    1. Isn't it the most charming cover? I love it. I actually read Next to Love last spring and loved it -- since I passed on my copy then I'm thrilled to have it again!

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  12. Wow...loving your mailbox!! Enjoy your review books!

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  13. Clair de Lune catches eye, but I hope you enjoy all your new books!

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  14. A towering mailbox! enjoy them all.

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  15. WOW...a lot of new books. I liked Moonflower Vine by Jetta Carleton so hope this one is good as well. enjoy

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  16. Next to Love was also a win in my mailbox. Enjoy your new books!

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  17. Wonderful Mailbox! Enjoy your new books!

    Here is my post!

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  18. Oh wow..I'm not familiar with a single one of those! They all look absolutely amazing though & will definitely be going on my to read list!

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  19. Oh, I adored Next to Love! I hope you like it too. The new paperback cover is intriguing!

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    1. I loved Next to Love, and passed on my ARC so I'm thrilled to get a copy again. I'm undecided about the cover!

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  20. Oh, some of these look amazing! I am particularly interested in People Who Eat Darkness. It sounds crazy unusual! Enjoy your new books!

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  21. I hope you love Next to Love as much as I did! Happy reading!

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    1. Great mailbox, enjoy!

      http://tributebooksmama.blogspot.com/2012/02/mailbox-monday_27.html

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  22. I'll have to look for The Garden of Evening Mists. Love the title.

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  23. The only one I'm familiar with is Next to Love, which I thought was very good!

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  24. Wow, terrific "mailbox", and you arranged the books so nicely! I hope they are all good. :)

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  25. Nice mail box. Love the color spectrum on this set.

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