The Mailbox Post

Mailbox Monday is a gathering place for readers to share the books that came into their house last week and explore great book blogs. Warning: Mailbox Monday can lead to envy, toppling TBR piles and humongous wish lists.

Mailbox Monday is originally hosted by Marcia from A girl and her books and The Printed Page. In the summer of 2010 Marcia decided she needed a change in hosting and didn’t want to rely on one blogger alone to do it because its a lot of work so she decided to put Mailbox Monday on tour and so far with great success it has made monthly stops at more then a dozen blogs and this year is booked until the end. I will actually be hosting Mailbox Monday in April.
The host for January is Alyce from At Home With Books.

Another host for In My Mailbox is Kristi from The Story Siren.

Be sure to check out the above blogs to see what they and others got in their mailboxes this past week.

I will be doing a vlog this week because I got a lot of books to show you guys and I will also be including some pictures as well. Enjoy.

Bloggers and an author mentioned in the vlog: (Thanks for the Christmas cards & swag)
-Kathy at Bermudaonion
-Heidi at Ya Bibliophile
-Lucy at Moonlight Gleam
-Lori Pescatore author of Human Blend and Earth Blend

Thank you for the cards and swag. If you haven’t checked out their blogs you should.

Book for Review:
-Canal House Cooking Vol 7 by Melissa Hamilton & Christopher Hirsheimer. The RD is January 17th, 2012

Christmas book haul:
-The Pledge by Kimberly Derting
-Tyger Tyger by Kersten Hamilton (first book in the Goblin Wars series)
-Twisted by Gena Showalter (book 3 in the Intertwined series)
-Angel Burn by L.A Weatherly
-Vanish by Sophie Jordan (book 2 in the firelight series)

Book Closeout Canada order:
-Viola in the Spotlight by Adriana Trigiani (2nd book in series)$18.99 on sale for $2.99
-Silver Phoenix by Cindy Pon (book 1 paperback) $11.99 on sale for $1.99
-Silver Phoenix by Cindy Pon (book 1 hardcover) $23.99 on sale for$2.99
-Fury of the Phoenix by Cindy Pon (book 2 hardcover) $19.99 on sale for $3.49
-The Marbury Lens by Andrew Smith $19.99 on sale $3.49
-Personal Demons by Lisa Desrochers $10.99 on sale for 2.49
-Keys to the Repository by Melissa de la Cruz (book 5) $16.99 on sale for $3.49
-Bloody Valentine by Melissa de la Cruz (book 7) $16.99 on sale for $2.49

I spent $23.42 before shipping. ($34.24 total) and had I bought these when I wanted them in the store it would have cost me $125.92 and that is with my chapters discount card and not including taxes so I think I did pretty good and they were all books I have had on my wish list.

This is what came to my mailbox this week, what about you? Have you read any of the above?

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  1. Why have I never heard of Bookcloseouts?! You cleaned up with that order!

    It looks like you have lots and lots of lovely books to read now 🙂

  2. Aw, Cindy, thank you so much for your kind words – you made me blush!

    You got some major deals with your gift cards!!

  3. hehe I’m so happy you loved the card and swag!!!! Awesome books you got darlin! THank you for sharing!

  4. Looks like you got some great deals! Enjoy your new books!

  5. Great set! Love the cookbook. Tyger Tyger and Silver Phoenix were fun books. As was Personal Demons.
    My IMM

  6. Nice haul, Cindy! Great deals too. The cookbook looks great – I’ll have to keep an eye out for that one.

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