Sunday, July 17, 2011

In My Mailbox - 7.17.11

For review:

What Not to Fear
by Robert C. Roman
courtesy of author
Thanks Robert & AimeeKay!

Free from Fiction Express: free chapters online

Rémy Brunel and the Ocean of Light
by Sharon Gosling
read chapter one

No-one performs on the circus trapeze like sixteen-year-old Rémy Brunel. But when the circus closes for the night, Rémy leads another life, as a cat burglar and jewel thief.

Forced by the evil circus owner Gustave to attempt the theft of one of the world's most valuable diamonds, Rémy thinks it will be just another heist, but when she meets determined young detective Thaddeus Rec, her life changes forever.

Will Thaddeus manage to rescue the jewel from Rémy’s nimble fingers? Or is it really Rémy that he needs to save?

Free from Netgalley: got mine, get yours!

Between the Thames and the Tiber
The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
by Ted Riccardi

The Iron Knight
by Julie Kagawa

I must give a shout out to Julie! She has so far offered all books from her Iron Fey series at NetGalley for free review. She absolutely rockssss!

Hear the latest on what she has to say about the series...

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Won from contest:

The Scandal of Lady Eleanor
by Regina Jeffers
from Jane in June
Thanks Regina & Misty!

fyi: per author, book two from this series is entitled A Touch of Velvet ;-D


Now follow me to the second Bookie Brunch meeting for a bit of chit chat at Moonlight Gleam’s Bookshelf in which I am one of the featured guests - squeee-for-me!

Bookie Brunch Question of the day:
Do you prefer e-books or print copies of novels, and why?

Bookie Brunch schedule


* get a heads up on free or discounted ebooks from Books on the Knob

* per usual, check out the sidebar for my current giveaways to you

* image from Leafcutter Designs - world's smallest postal service and you can get a letter kit at Chronicle Books

* In My Mailbox is hosted by The Story Siren and inspired by Pop Culture Junkie. A post where we share books acquired via mailbox, library, store, etc.


  1. You've got some great books! The Scandal of Lady Eleanor looks interesting. Hope you enjoy them all.

  2. I prefer print.

    Happy reading!

  3. Between the Thames and the Tiber sounds good!*_* Happy reading! :D

  4. Great books! Rémy Brunel and the Ocean of Light looks great. Happy Reading!

  5. Oh! I forgot, I mean to check out bookie brunch! My mind has been a mess this weekend

  6. The Scandal of Lady Eleanor looks good!

  7. Awesome books you got!
    I got my little doll, she is so freaking cute! Thanks so much, I took a picture of her and put and showing everyone who looks at my IMM this week. I put her right next to Wings, kinda fitting :)

  8. You always manage to have the most awesome reads show up in ye olde mailbox hehe

    Wish my eyeballz could better handle pdfs and ebooks - I'd be all over some of this!

    Happy reading my friend! :D

  9. The Lady Eleanor book looks really good. Happy reading!

  10. The Scandal of Lady Eleanor looks so good!


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