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Mailbox Monday 9/12

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.

This month Mailbox Monday is hosted at Amused by Books.

Here’s what I picked up this week.

Making of a Gentleman by Shana Galen
Shadow Kin: A Novel of the Half-Light City by M.J. Scott
The Princess Curse by Merrie Haskell
Bright Young Things with Bonus Material by Anna Godberson
Ice Blue (Lord and Lady Hetheridge Series) by Emma Jameson
Coronets and Steel by Sherwood Smith
Silk and Shadows: Book 1 of the Silk Trilogy by M.J. Putney
Kissing Comfort by Jo Goodman
The Secret Mistress (The Mistress) by Mary Balogh
Lady of the English by Elizabeth Chadwick
The Emerald Atlas (Books of Beginning) by John Stephens
Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman by Robert K Massie
How to Rule the World from Your Couch by Laura Day

What about you? What did you pick up this week?

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  1. What a great set of books! Love Galen, Putney & Balogh. have you tried McNaught?? Tell me you have… if not you have to read her Whitney my Love. Seriously that is my all time favorite historical romance – go to book for sighs… love love love that one.

  2. @pk I haven’t read anything by Judith McNaught. I’ll have to check out her books. Thanks for the recommendation!

  3. I have been wanting to read Lady of the English and Catherine the Great- hope you enjoy them!

  4. I really enjoyed the Emerald Atlas.

    Here is mine

  5. Great books in your mailbox! I really loved Lady of the English and hope you do too as well!

    I have an older copy of Catherine the Great and can’t wait to see what you think of it!

    Passages to the Past

  6. I am off to go check out all of these titles because most of them are new to me and they sound like ones I would love. Thanks for sharing your wonderfully full mailbox!

  7. Wow what a haul! Love Elizabeth Chadwick and I heard Lady of the English is very good. The Catherine the Great bio sounds good too. Hope you enjoy all your books!

  8. So many good books. I’ve heard great things about the Chadwick book. Hope you love it and the rest of your books!

  9. Great mailbox! Looks like you received lots of goodies. I really enjoyed Lady of The English.

  10. Wow, those should keep you busy for a while. I got Catherine the Great too!

  11. I forgot to add Bright Young Things to my mailbox. I never think to add my free Nookbooks to my mailbox. I do love those free and discounted books!

  12. kaye

     /  September 12, 2011

    Looks like a wonderful mailbox. I am particularly interested in Catherine the Great. Love Russian history! Have a great week and enjoy your new books!

  13. Just finished Lady of the English and loved it! I’d love to read Catherine the Great. Enjoy!