BEA'S BOOK NOOK "I can't imagine a man really enjoying a book and reading it only once." C. S. Lewis “If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.” ― Oscar Wilde

Sunday, May 6, 2012

The Sunday Post #1

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer
~this meme was inspired in part by - In My Mailbox~
It's a chance to share News. 
A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog.

I had a busy week this past week, though it wasn't too busy on the blog. I'm still working on my review TBR pile, slowly making progress. This week I reviewed: Forgive Me, I Meant To Do It: False Apology Poems, and The Egyptian. I featured a new book, Shadow On The Wall, by Pavarti K Tyler, and posted two giveaways: Day of Demons anthology, which ends tonight, and 2 books, Accidentally In Love With A...God? and Accidentally Married To A...Vampire?, which ends this coming Saturday. There was also an excerpt from Wife 22, a novel out at the end of the month, and one from About Last Night, out next month. Hmm, ok, I guess the blog was busier than I thought.

For this week, I have a review and giveaway of the mystery Sandman, by Morgan Hannah MacDonald; a review of Unbroken, by Rachel Caine, and a spotlight on Hot Summer, by Judy Powell.

I didn't get any books for review this book, but I did hit up my library's used book sale. I picked up a couple books for my editing work, one for my teaching, and for fun, When Demons Walk, by Patricia Briggs. I actually already own the book but this one had the original cover, and was in good shape. For only fifty cents, how could I resist?

A trip to Walmart for laundry supplies netted me the UF anthology, Dark and Stormy Knights, for less than three dollars. Not a bad day's shopping. :)

How was your week? If you'd like, leave a link to your Sunday Post blog post in the comments.


  1. I love library sales, Bea! Congrats on getting Pat Briggs in original cover! Looks wicked! ;)

  2. ooh..what a sweet week..Library sales rock! Jealous of the Patrica Briggs cover! You can see my books and news on The Sunday Post

  3. Ooo library sales! The libraries around me have constant ones so it's always nice to find a book for 50 cents. I haven't read that Briggs novel, but it looks pretty awesome. I'm going to check it ou.

    My Sunday Post


  4. I got a couple books out of the Wal-Mart $2.97 bin too! lol

    Here's my Sunday Post:


    1. LOL Collette, the selection in that bin, at my Wal-Mart anyway, was slim, but I'm excited I found the anthology. It's been on my TBR list since it was announced. :D

    2. And I just realized that I misspelled your name. Sorry :(

  5. I always leave my libraries sale with BAGS! I go nuts! lolz. I not only buy for me but I donate to a few local places where the ppl are shut in and I know reading helps me so I hope it does for them too.
    You got a few gr8 picks this week.
    new to your blog.
    Have a gr8 reading week!

  6. Looks like you had a good week :)

    I did too, new to your book blog~! And just started mine, my Sunday post is on already :)

  7. I wish my library would have a sale ;) Congrats on the original cover, I am a big Patricia Briggs fan.

    My Sunday Post -

    Have a great week :)

  8. Libraries have sales!? Awesome! I haven't read anything by Briggs but I keep hearing she's awesome!


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