(Updated with beautiful new image). Thanks to all of our Mailbox Monday hosts! Created by Marcia at The Printed Page and on tour this month with Rose City Reader. A thank you as well to host Sheila at Book Journey!
It's been a while since I took part in this meme, and I will blame it all on work! What a crazy start to 2011 already.
From top to bottom in the picture:
- The Oracle of Stamboul, by Michael David Lukas (Publication Date February 2011 - HarperCollins Publishers) - it arrives in a wonderful self-contained dark purple covering. So creative in how you have to open it and pull the book out!
- Exit the Actress, by Priya Parmar (Publication Date February 2011 - Simon & Schuster) - soooo excited to read this one!
- Devotion: A Memoir, by Dani Shapiro (Publication Date January 2010 - HarperCollins Publishers)
- State of Mind, by Sven Michael Davison (Publication Date March 2011 - Bedouin Press)
- One Day, by David Nicholls (Publication Date June 2010 - Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group) - Received by Paperbackswap
- After Isaactown, by Ward Jones (Publication Date January 2011 - CreateSpace, publisher)
- Habit of a Foreign Sky, by Xu Xi (Publication Date October 2010 - Haven Books)
- The Fifth Servant, by Kenneth Wishnia (Publication Date February 2011 - HarperCollins Publishers)
- Pearl: A Life Too Short, A Death Too Long, by Darlene Cox (Publication Date November 2010 - Outskirts Press)
- The Other Life, by Ellen Meister (Publication Date February 2011 - Penguin Group)
What about you? What wonderful selections came for you? I'd love to hear about it - feel free to post the link to your blog post, and if you don't have a blog, drop me a comment below and tell me what books you picked up, or are dying to get your hands on!
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