Jan 6, 2014

Mailbox Monday

Check out Mailbox Monday at it's permanent home. The Story Siren also has an In My Mailbox meme. Let us know what new books you received.

Two books arrived last week, books for review. There is no mail today, of course. There is a level three snow emergency and only essential vehicles are to be on the road. I think that means our mailman stays home.


Thanks to Crown Publishers for an ARC of The Accident, a new political thriller by Chris Pavone. Description: "As dawn approaches in New York, literary agent Isabel Reed is turning the final pages of a mysterious, anonymous manuscript, racing through the explosive revelations about powerful people, as well as long-hidden secrets about her own past....

Over the course of one long, desperate, increasingly perilous day, these lives collide as the book begins its dangerous march toward publication, toward saving or ruining careers and companies, placing everything at risk—and everyone in mortal peril."

Thanks to author Nancy Jill Thames for a win of The Ruby of Siam in a book contest. Description: "When Jillian and Teddy travel to London with her wedding attendants, they find themselves embroiled in a jewel heist with a man left stabbed to death. Can they solve the crimes in the midst of Jillian's wedding plans? An old acquaintance from San Diego offers his help, but will it be enough to solve the mystery? Perhaps the jewel has a curse."

What arrived in your mailbox last week?

10 comments:

Vicki said...

Both are new to me authors! I hope you enjoy them!

Mary (Bookfan) said...

They both sound exciting!

Unknown said...

Both books sound great! Enjoy!

Elizabeth said...

I saw the Chris Pavone book on another blog. ENJOY!!

Have a wonderful week.

Elizabeth
Silver's Reviews
My Mailbox Monday

(Diane) Bibliophile By the Sea said...

both of these seem really good; lucky you.

Suko said...

Enjoy both of your new books, Harvee! I didn't know about MM's new home so I appreciate the info! :)

gautami tripathy said...

I want both! :D

Have a great mailbox each week, in 2014!

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Brian Joseph said...

Hopefully your snow has cleared Harvee. (That is if you want it to)

We had a foot of snow last week We are just cold for Long Island. It hit 5 below Fahrenheit here the other morning.

Indeed it is great weather for reading.

Anonymous said...

The Chris Pavone looks good, fast paced and interesting. Hope the weather improves for you and also the mailman!

Leslie (Under My Apple Tree) said...

I got the new Pavone book too. Amazingly my postman showed up yesterday as did the UPS truck.

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