In My Mailbox #9: Playing Catch-Up

In My Mailbox was started by The Story Siren as a way to showcase all the books she receieved on a weekly basis.  It has since spread across the book blogging community, and I'm so excited about what I've recently received that I want to share with all of you.

Do you ever go out of town for two weeks only to come home and feel like you're behind on life for the next two months?  That's what my life feels like right now.

Below are the couple of hard copy books I've received since my last IMM back in December.  You might find it a bit surprising that there are so few books with Christmas having just happened and all.  Thing is we spent most of Christmas on a giant boat in the Carribean (so I fibbed a little about the baking and present wrapping) and so gifts weren't exchanged. 

I've also received a few e-books, but can't remember what or when I got them at the moment.  Wow, I need to get better at the record keeping thing...



Dark Passages by Kathryn Leigh Scott (from

Eden by Tony Monchinsky (thanks to Jennifer at Gimme the Scoop Reviews)

Nowhereville by Sean Campbell (from




How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe by Charles Yu

The Art of George RR Martin's A Song of Ice & Fire: Volume 2 by Fantasy Flight Games

Fernando and I had a compromise - I could get the first book and he would get the second.  It all works for everybody!  Now just to find time to read any of them...