In My Mailbox is a weekly meme created by The Story Siren to share whatever books and bookish goodies that you've bought, borrowed, won, or been gifted and have thus entered your home the previous week. You can show off books that you are excited about and it's also a great opportunity to showcase books that you may not actually have the time to read or review.
No book covers this week as Amazon Associates appears to be down yet again :(
Bought from Borders:
This was a big week for me because I finally made it over to Border's! I gave myself a $25 limit and almost made it--I spent about $27.
The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe
Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter by Tom Franklin
A Secret in Salem by Sheri Anderson
The Goddess Test by Aimee Carter
Bloodroot by Amy Greene
The Lace Makers of Glenmara by Heather Barbieri
The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee Bender
The Better World Shopping Guide by Ella Jones
I'm so excited...I had to put back about half of the books that I'd picked up because I didn't want to go over my spending limit...but I think it is stll a pretty good score! A Secret in Salem is based on the soap opera Days of our Lives and will be a gift for my mother who watches the show. The Better World Shopping Guide will be something I can use every day and The Lace Makers of Glenmara will cound toward my Ireland Book Challenge! You can also expect that a few of these may turn up as gently read giveaways!!
Dancing in the Shadows of Love by Judy Croome
Notes from Underground Anthology by The Literary Lab
I won Dancing in the Shadows curtesy of I Am A Reader, Not A Writer and the Author Judy Croome. Notes from Underground came separately in the mail as a pleasant surprise...I assume from Judy as she is a contributor to the anthology.
Borrowed from Library:
The Heretic's Daughter
Martha Carrier was one of the first women to be accused, tried and hanged as a witch in Salem, Massachusetts. Like her mother, young Sarah Carrier is bright and willful, openly challenging the small, brutal world in which they live. Often at odds with one another, mother and daughter are forced to stand together against the escalating hysteria of the trials and the superst
Well, that's all for this week. I'm off for the Brooklyn Book Festival!! What exciting books have come into your hands this week??