Sunday, August 21, 2011

Mailbox Monday, Aug 22

Seen both at Mailbox Monday (hosted in August at Life in the Thumb) and The Story Siren, my Mailbox Monday/In My Mailbox on a Sunday (which might need to be the new scheduled time!)  Read any of these?  What did you get?

For Review

The Taker by Alma Katsu
Q: A Novel by Evan Mandery


You're Next by Gregg Hurwitz
Grace Interrupted (A Manor of Murder Mysteries #2) by Julie Hyzy


Mark of the Lion (Jade del Cameron Mysteries #1) by Suzanne Arruda
Strapless by Deborah Davis
The Native Star by M.K. Hobson
Lisey's Story by Stephen King

and of course, given Sourcebooks' $1.99 Heyer sale, a metric ton of Heyers including...

The Corinthian, The Grand Sophy, The Masqueraders, and Reluctant Widow.


  1. Great mailbox, Audra (I must say that to you each week because your mailbox is always awesome)! My mailbox will also include some Heyer's :-)

  2. @Melissa -- thank you! I'm super excited about so many of the books coming up -- I wish I could stay home and just read more! Can't wait to see what Heyers you picked up!

  3. The Taker is an amazing book! I just finished it a few weeks ago and loved it! I know you will have a great time with it. Also, I got a few Heyer titles this week as well. They were unbeatable at that price!

  4. I'm looking forward to your thoughts on Q... I'm interested in the character's love for nyc of course, but the rest sounds sort of weird!

  5. You'll love Masqueraders! Heyer sale? How did I miss that?

  6. @Col: sourcebooks has all heyers on sale for $1.99 and I believe its on until the 29th or something. (Ebook only). I got mine via the sony bookstore but I know they're also avail via the sourcebooks site.

  7. Good Heyer loot :D
    The rest looks good too

  8. Looks like you got some great Georgette Heyer this week. I have The Taker as well and Q is on my wish list.

  9. What a lot of great books! I bought a few of those Heyer books too including The Grand Sophy. Happy Reading.

  10. i see steampunk! enjoy the hobson!
    and grace interrupted catches my eye this time around.

  11. @Heather: I'm really excited for it! So glad you enjoyed it -- that bodes well!

    @Jenny: I'm enjoying it so far -- it's v quirky but not unpleasantly!

    @Blodeuedd: I'm excited!

    @Serena: I'm sooo excited to dig into the Heyers!

    @Darlene: I was recommended the Grand Sophy by a few folks!

    @Vee: Its the second in a series, involving historical reenactment if I recall correctly. Sounds such fun!

  12. Grace Interrupted is the one which caught my eye. Aren't those GH covers absolutely gorgeous?

  13. Yeah, I stayed away from that GH sale! I'm debating whether I want to read The Taker, so I'll look forward to your thoughts!

  14. What a great week in books! I've been hearing a lot of buzz about The Taker.

  15. Great mailbox, and you certainly can't beat the price for those Heyer titles.

    I have Q here as well and am anxious to read your thoughts on it.

    Hope you enjoy all your books :)

  16. That was a great Heyer sale! I have The Reluctant Widow somewhere. Enjoy your new books!