Feb 1, 2015

Sunday Salon: Books for a Blizzard

Welcome to the Sunday Salon where bloggers share their reading each week. Visit The Sunday Post hosted by The Caffeinated Bookreviewer. Also visit It's Monday: What Are You Reading hosted by Book Journey, and Mailbox Monday.

New ARC and book arrivals:

The Bookseller by Cynthia Swanson, to be published March 3, 2015;
Harper Collins
The Bookseller follows a woman in the 1960s who must reconcile her reality with the tantalizing alternate world of her dreams

Sherlock Holmes, the Missing Years: Japan by Vasudev Murthy, to be published March 3, 2015; Poisoned Pen Press.
History, mystery, romance, conspiracies, knife-edge tension; a train in Russia, roadside crime in Alexandria, an upset stomach in Bombay, careening through Cambodia, China, Japan- a global chase.

 Walking on Trampolines by Frances Whiting, to be published February 3, 2015; Gallery Books 
Praised as “a tender exploration of friendship, families, and first love” (Liane Moriarty, New York Times bestselling author of The Husband’s Secret), this coming-of-age novel from Frances Whiting

Werewolf Cop by Andrew Klavan, to be published March 15, 2015; Pegasus Books
Zach Adams is one of the best detectives in the country. Nicknamed Cowboy, he s a soft-spoken homicide detective from Houston known for his integrity and courage under fire. He serves on a federal task force that has a single mission: to hunt down Dominic Abend, a European gangster who has taken over the American underworld.
I am enjoying the blizzard today and tomorrow, believe it or not. We did our shopping and chores yesterday and can now cocoon indoors for the rest of the day.

What are you reading these days?  


  1. You are having a blizzard today? We had one last Tuesday, then another 8" yesterday and now are to get another 10 to 12 tomorrow. I am a bit tired of it. MY post for the Sunday Post if here: http://fangswandsandfairydust.com/2015/02/superbowl-sunday.html

  2. I have the Sherlock book as well and am very much looking forward to it! The Bookseller looks interesting as well. I don't mind bad weather as long as I can stay home and it looks like you've got some great books to keep you company! Have a great week!

  3. The Bookseller sounds really good. Have a great week!

  4. It sounds like you had a great reading week! Here is my weekly recap!! http://bookbabble.weebly.com/blog/sunday-post1

  5. Nice selection of books. I love reading to howling winds and swirling snow, knowing I'm snug indoors with blankets, light and books.

  6. I like the sound of The Bookseller!

  7. I can't wait for The Bookseller. It sounds awesome!

  8. We got snowed in here last week and I enjoyed some great reading.

    Those look to be some really good books.

    The Sherlock Holmes series looks neat and interesting.

  9. Nice mix of books. Of course, The Bookseller looks good :)

  10. Looks like you had a great week Harvee. You have a great selection here. Booksellers sounds especially good. Enjoy all of your new books.

  11. I'm looking forward to reading The Bookseller. I've heard Walking on Trampolines is terrific!

  12. You've got some interesting book there! I haven't heard of any of them though, will have to go look them up on Goodreads.
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  13. That's some variety! Seems like everyone is receiving The BookSeller

  14. All the snow gives you the perfect "excuse" to read. Enjoy!

  15. Nice mailbox. I want to read The Bookseller.

    ENJOY all your books and your reading week.

    Silver's Reviews
    My Mailbox Monday

  16. Walking on Trampolines looks good. Glad you got some nice reading time in during the blizzard.


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