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In My Mailbox #8

Posted by The Obscured Vixen on October 23, 2011


Book blog BookLove101 key chain.
Thank you, @BookLove101!

Advanced readers copy of Acquainted with the Night by Piper Maitland. Caroline Clifford’s bland life as a London tour guide flips upside down when her beloved uncle is brutally murdered at a Bulgarian archeological site. While traveling to recover his remains, she meets a man who corresponded with her uncle. Jude Barrett is a biochemist on a mission—to eradicate the world of vampires…
Huge thanks to Andrew!

MP3 audiobook of Deadly Defiance (A Stan Turner Mystery #10) by William Manchee. Volume 10 of the popular Stan Turner Mystery Series featuring legal sleuths Stan Turner and Paula Waters. This episode introduces a new addition to the attorney’s at Turner & Waters, Stan’s former secretary, Jodie Marshall, who has worked her way through college, finished law school and has now just passed the bar. Knowing how talented she is, Stan throws her into the deep end of the pool on her first case, and she soon finds herself pitted against an angry boss of a Mexican drug cartel!
Thank you, William Manchee!

Advanced readers copy of I Am Half-Sick of Shadows (Flavia de Luce #4) by Alan Bradley. It’s Christmastime, and the precocious Flavia de Luce—an eleven-year-old sleuth with a passion for chemistry and a penchant for crime-solving—is tucked away in her laboratory, whipping up a concoction to ensnare Saint Nick. But she is soon distracted when a film crew arrives at Buckshaw, the de Luces’ decaying English estate, to shoot a movie starring the famed Phyllis Wyvern.
Thank you, Ania!


This week in review…

New York Comic Con (NYCC) Once Upon a Time & Terra Nova Panels

New York Comic Con (NYCC) Movie Props Photos

New York Comic Con (NYCC) Costumes & Decorations Photos

Book Review & Author Interview: Our Eyes Met Over Cantaloupe, by Anne McAneny


2 Responses to “In My Mailbox #8”

  1. Aurian said

    That is a nice pile. I am interested in the Flavia de Luce series myself.

  2. Melissa said

    I Am Half-Sick of Shadows sounds good…taks me back to my childhood and Trixie Beldon:)

    ♥ Melissa @ Melissa’s Eclectic Bookshelf

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