Sunday, February 20, 2011

In My Mailbox


Today is Sunday, February 19, 2010...Welcome to In My Mailbox.

This weekly meme is hosted by The Story Siren. Thank you, Kristi, for giving us a space on our blogs to say thank you to the authors and publishers who entrust us with their books.

The idea of IMM is to share the books I receive for review, borrow from my library and purchase at bookstores, bookfairs and the kids' Scholastic Book Club. I love seeing what books are making their way into your homes as well!

Children's Books:

The 6 Year Old was super sugared-up on Valentine's Day.  Then, he celebrated 100th Day of school by bringing home 100 pieces of candy (NOT my idea).  To save my sanity, and my son's teeth, I traded him 90 pieces of candy for any book of his choosing.  This is what he picked out at Clinton Book Shop:













Middle Grade:

This week, The 8 Year Old has decided to start the 39 Clues series...Yay!

The Maze of Bones (39 Clues, No. 1)The 39 Clues Book 2: One False NoteThe Sword Thief (The 39 Clues, No. 3)

Tall Story Daddy-Long-Legs (Looking Glass Library) Four Seasons Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart



Tall Story by Candy Gourlay (David Fickerling, 2/8/11) (Ages 10+)
Daddy Long Legs by Jean Webster (Random House, 1/25/11) (Ages 8-12)
Four Seasons by Jane Breskin Zalben (Knopf, 2/8/11) (Ages 10+)
Amelia Lost:  The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart by Candace Fleming (Schwartz & Wade, 2/8/11) (Ages 8 to12)

Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and its Legacy

Flesh & Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy by Albert Marrin (Knopf, 2/8/11) (ages 10+)

Adult:

You Know When the Men Are GoneIn the Shadow of the Buddha: Secret Journeys, Sacred Histories, and Spiritual Discovery in Tibet

You Know When The Men Are Gone by Siobhan Fallon 
*I can't wait to read this book!
In the Shadow of the Buddha by Matteo Pistono

3 comments:

bermudaonion said...

You are in for such a treat with You Know When the Men are Gone! Have a great week in books!

Marce said...

Lots of books, enjoy them. I can't wait to see what you think of Horns.

Sheila (Bookjourney) said...

I picked up the first book for 39 Clues and I am excited to give it a try :)

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