Monday, February 25, 2013

Mailbox Monday and It's Monday...What Are You Reading?




Mailbox Monday 
is a gathering place for readers to share the books that
came into their house last week and explore great book blogs. 
Warning: Mailbox Monday can lead to envy, toppling TBR piles and humongous wish lists.

Covers courtesy of Goodreads
Well, can I just say that I'm blaming all of these new books on Mary, Ti, and JoAnn? Let me explain why. Early Sunday morning I turn on my iPad just to do some browsing and came across Mary's Sunday post and I notice the Ciji Ware title right away. So, of course I have to then go to Amazon to see what the price is for my Kindle.  $4.99!!! I bought it immediately. Then I also remembered Ti posting about The Painted Girls being today's special value...which led me to buying that one for $2.99. And while I was browsing through the titles I couldn't resist The Bucolic Plauge because of JoAnn's love for this book and actually getting to meet the authors earlier this year!! I lost control...but all three of these titles cost me $10.00.....how can you resist that??
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We discuss the books that we've read 
and what we're planning to read for the week.


Read and talked about last week:
The Long Way Home (TLC Tour Book) - loved this sweet book!
Joy for Beginners- fantastic narrator and a solid read.

Bookish Thoughts this week:
Lost Dogs and Lonely Hearts
Divergent

February Book Box:








Finished: Almost Home, India Black, Divergent...hopefully I will till get to Every Day before the month ends!

16 comments:

  1. Those deals can be hard to resist! I'm looking forward to reading the Ciji Ware. I hope you enjoy all of your new books, Staci. Have a great week.

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  2. And now I blame you...(Just bought Bucolic Plague - $1.99 - hey can't even get a coffee at Starbucks for that)

    Enjoy.

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  3. Enjoy Painted Girls. I've had my eye on that book...

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  4. The Bucolic Plague caught my eye in your list, and I recognize the authors as the guys who won last season's Amazing Race! Sounds like a fun book--I like fish out of water stories, as well as farming and urban/rural stories. Sounds perfect!

    Happy reading.

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  5. I loved The Bucolic Plague too! How did you meet the authors??

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  6. I really must read more by Ware. I have only read the one

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  7. Sorry to be an enabler... well, not really ;-)

    Beware of The Bucolic Plague. You may want to buy a few goats and plant a bigger garden - don't say I didn't warn you!

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  8. Definitely going to get the Ciji Ware book! Got my eye on The Painted Girls, off to check and see if its still a bargain.

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  9. I've been noticing Ciji Ware's book EVERYWHERE! I have Cottage by the Sea but have yet to read it. Enjoy your mailbox!

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  10. I LOVED Painted Girls. I cannot recommend it enough. It's the only fiction book I gave five stars to this year.

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  11. I recently read The Painted Girls and fell in love with it :) I hope you do too!!

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  12. Absolute bargains, I'm tearing off to get the new Ciji Ware book and that's your fault lol. Looking forward to bookish thoughts this week. Happy reading :)

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  13. You've got some great titles there, Staci! I would really like to read The Painted Girls one of these days. Enjoy!

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  14. the bucolic plague looks pretty interesting

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  15. Those deals will get you every time. Lol. It looks like you have some good reading ahead of you.

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