mailbox Mailbox Monday is hosted by Marcia at The Printed Page.

My mailbox was busy this week. A couple even came that are perfect for Amber. I have to admit doing some shopping this week too, which I talked about here.

These are ones I won.

  • Lucky Breaks by Susan Patron (Thanks, J. Kaye!)
  • Penny & Rio: The Mysterious Backyard Meeting by Jennifer Swanson (Thanks, Bev!)
  • Pushing Up Bluebonnets by Leann Sweeney (Thanks to Lori’s Reading Corner.)
  • Highland Guardian by Melissa Mayhue (Thanks to Yankee Romance Reviewers.)
  • The Mechanics of Falling and Other Stories by Catherine Brady (Thanks, Serena!)
  • Exit Music by Ian Rankin (Won in a contest on Twitter.)
  • Casting Spells by Barbara Bretton (Thanks, Roxanne!)
  • Just Desserts by Barbara Bretton (Thanks, Roxanne!)

lucky breaks penny and rio pushing highland mechanics exit music casting just desserts

 

I also received a couple of other packages.

  • Perfection by Julie Metz
  • Don’t Call Me a Crook by Bob Moore
  • The Mating Rituals of the North American WASP by Lauren Lipton

perfection don't call me a crook mating rituals

 

Amber and I stopped at the library after school on Thursday and checked out a few things.

  • The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  • The Case of the Night-Stalking Bone Monster (Hank the Cowdog #27) by John R. Erickson
  • The Celery Stalks at Midnight by James Howe

bell jar hank the celery

 

Amber picked up one at a bookstore on Saturday. Apparently she got a decent deal on it.

  • Birds by Sarah Wilkes

birds

 

If only I could quit my job and read all day.