Mar 24, 2013

Mailbox Monday: Books and Proofs

Visit Mailbox Monday at host Chaotic Compendiums this week.

Here's what arrived last week:

Daddy's Gone A Hunting by Mary Higgins Clark:
A dark secret threatens two sisters when the family-owned furniture firm explodes into flames.

The Deadly Sisterhood: A Story of Women, Power, and Intrigue in the Italian Renaissance 1427-1527 by Leonie Frieda
An epic tale of eight famous women.

and some Uncorrected Proofs:

Making It by Helen Klein Ross
Contemporary advertising shenanigans as experienced by a bread-winning mom

Sight Reading by Daphne Kalotay
Three artists have their fates irrevocably interlaced.

The Perfume Collector by Kathleen Tessaro
The obsessive love between muse and artist, the power of memory and scent.

The Barbed Crown: An Ethan Gage Adventure by William Dietrich
Adventurer Ethan Gage plots revenge on Napoleon Bonaparte for the kidnap of his son.

What books arrived in your mailbox recently?


  1. All of these look really interesting. The Deadly Sisterhood looks particularly good. I am fascinated by the history of this period and this one looks to be so interesting.

  2. The Perfume sounds like an interesting read, as does Deadly Sisterhood. I'm just in the process of loading Cry The Beloved Country onto my iPod for listening. It's an older book, but I've only just now discovered it.

    Happy Reading! It's looks like your week is off to a great start.

  3. Perfume Collector looks very interesting!

    Here's my pile:

  4. Ooh, I like the look of that new Mary Higgins Clark...must add to my list!

    Thanks for visiting my blog.

  5. The Perfume Collector looks great, as do a lot of your others! Enjoy them all!

  6. I've seen The Perfume Collector on several blogs. Hope it's a good one. Enjoy your reading week and thanks for visiting my blog.

  7. So many good-looking books to choose from! :)

  8. Looks like a nice assortment for many different reading moods. Perfume Collector has my interest piqued. Enjoy your books.

    Here's my mailbox:

  9. Nice mixed haul of genres. Enjoy.

  10. Second time I've seen the Perfume Collector...loving it!!!

  11. The Perfume Collector looks especially good. Happy reading!

  12. Those all look good, especially The Deadly Sisterhood. Happy reading.

  13. Ohhhhh is that the new from Mary Higgins Clark, totally missed that, yaaaaay.

  14. All the books sound wonderful. Enjoy!


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