Sunday, August 4, 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.

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Uh, yeah, no one will be  surprised that I nabbed this one on NetGalley!! Always on My Mind, Lucky Harbor #8- can't wait to read it!!

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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 Glass Wives- debut novel that would make a good summer read
Orphan Train- blew me away and touched my heart...fantastic historical book!
One Day in Apple Grove- loved the characters and would continue on with this series

Bookish Thoughts to share this week:
My Extraordinary Ordinary Life (audio) by Sissy Spacek

Upcoming Reads:
Not sure what will be in store for me because on Saturday, my oldest son, Mitch will finally be back on American soil!!! I will be spending three days with him and reading is NOT on the agenda. Once again I will be making choices based on whims and what makes me smile!!


  1. Woohoo, enjoy your time with Mitch and smile away girl :) I'm off to see if I can score a copy of the new Jill Shalvis lol

  2. Nope, I'm not surprised at all. I'm sure you'll love it.

  3. Enjoy the time with your son!

  4. So very happy your son will be home and safe! Enjoy every moment with him.

  5. What?? Where??? When is this one being released???????????

  6. I'm sure you'll be counting the days until Saturday! Me, too! Our granddaughter arrives for a two-week visit and I CAN'T WAIT! :) Have a wonderful week, Staci!

  7. You must be so excited, Staci... this is going to seem like such a looong week!

  8. Shalvis, you, yes I am surprised ;)

  9. Have a fanastic time with your son! The best thing about books is that they are always there waiting for us and don't pout (I think).

  10. oh and have fun with your son!

  11. Great news about your son! I have Orphan Train and an earlier book by same author, but haven't gotten to them yet. Glad you enjoyed Glass Wives, I have heard mixed reviews on it.

  12. Couldn't figure out how there was a Shalvis you hadn't read yet. A new one - how exciting!

  13. I am so glad you will be able to spend time with your son! Wonderful news, Staci! Enjoy your time with him.

  14. Yay!! Enjoy your family time! And thank him for us :)

  15. No I'm not in the least surprised that you picked up Jill's book. Lol. I hope you're having a wonderful time with Mitch!

  16. Ooooh I'm sooooo jealous!!!! I'd love to get my hand on Jill's latest.

    Enjoy catching up with your son, wonderful news that he is home with you again.

  17. Not you did a happy dance when you saw that one!


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