Sunday, April 30, 2017

Mailbox Monday (75)

I hope everyone had a great weekend!  I participated in Dewey's 24 Hour Read-a-Thon on Saturday and it was great!  I've been in a terrible reading funk lately but I managed to get a lot of reading in and I think I busted out of my funk.  

The last week was pretty quiet; we didn't look at any houses so it was nice to just be in our normal day to day routine.  The hubs and I had a super fun date night with friends on Friday but we definitely paid for it on Saturday when Julia came home tired and grumpy from my mother-in-laws.  Oh well, I guess that's just life with a 3 year old!

Finished Reading:

The Shadow Land by Elizabeth Kostova
Bobbins and Boots by Shanna Hatfield
Under the Approaching Dark by Anna Belfrage

Currently Reading:

Anne Boleyn: A King's Obsession by Alison Weir

I totally blew my book buying ban again this week so here I am with another Mailbox Monday post.  I got an email from Barnes and Noble by mistake indicating that I still had some unused ebook credits so, of course, I started shopping for some new booksI already had several picked out when I got another email notifying me of the error but I just decided to buy them anyway.

Purchased (for nook and kindle):




Blackberry Summer by RaeAnne Thayne
I Shall Be Near to You by Erin Lindsay McCabe
Unprocessed by Megan Kimble
Crazy Horse and Custer by Stephen E. Ambrose
A Night Divided by Jennifer A. Neilsen  

From the Library (ebook):


Empire of Storms by Sarah J. Maas

What books did you get this week?

7 comments:

  1. Glad to hear you got out of your reading funk. I'll be curious about your thoughts on Under the Approaching Dark by Anna Belfrage. Enjoy your new books!

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  2. I just realized I have Blackberry Summer on my kindle but haven't read it. Think I'll make a point of reading it this summer. I hope you enjoy your new books!

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  3. It looks like you've got some good reading ahead of you.

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  4. I heard that a lot of people got that BN email and then had it retracted...what a bummer! Hope you enjoy your new reads!

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  5. I have never fully participated in one of the Read-a-Thons. I usually get a little bit into it and then get distracted...or tired.

    Enjoy your week, and thanks for sharing. Great that you had a date night. Those are very important.

    Thanks for visiting my blog.

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  6. Blackberry Summer looks good to me.

    ENJOY your week, and Happy Reading!!

    Elizabeth
    Silver's Reviews
    My Mailbox Monday

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  7. Glad your weekend read-a-thon helped you get past the reading funk.
    I Shall be Near to You sounds good. I have read two stories over the past few years about women pretending to be men and fighting in the Civil War.
    A Night Divided sounds good too.
    Hope you have a good week. Happy Reading!

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