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 20, 2012

The Sunday Post #3

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. 

Happily, the past week was a little calmer. I did far fewer reviews and posts, which allowed me to indulge in ... reading! As well as continue my ongoing re-organization of my condo, a belated, and much overdue, spring cleaning. Which, I'm sorry to say, includes pruning some books. I may, after I go through them all, see which ones are in good enough shape to offer up in a giveaway and do a belated spring cleaning giveaway. The rest, depending on their condition, will go to the local used bookstore, the library used book sale, or passed on to friends and family.

So, the recap. Last week's reviews included Blackout by Mira Grant (AWESOME series. MUST READ!!!) and Unbroken by Rachel Caine. I had a giveaway, now ended, of Hot Summer by Judy Powell and I featured Once Her man, Always Her Man by Heather Long. 

Now, the best part of the week - BOOKS! 

I bought Alana's Surrender by KT Grant. KT is doing a guest post for me on June 29th and then the next week I'll be featuring the book on July 2nd. I also plan, tentatively, to review the book sometime in the week ending July 7th. That's subject to change depending on when I have my surgery and how caught up I get on promised reviews.

I received a couple books for review (I know, I know. I have a hard time saying "No".), all of them are ARCs. Thank you Random, Mira, and Berkley!

Review,  Giveaway, & Guest Post 6/23/12
Review, Excerpt & Guest Post 7/20/12

I won a book from Dream, a book giveaway site. They have a really nice selection of fiction print books that they give away weekly, and the selection changes weekly. Check them out if you haven't already.

And finally, Kindle Freebies! 

How was your week? Leave me a link to your recap or mailbox post and I'll check it out.


  1. Gah! I'm dying to read Precinct 13, Bea! Also I've pre-ordered Blackout, completely agree with you on the awesomeness of Mira Grant :) Enjoy all your reads and the new look of your condo! :)

  2. Precinct 13 sounds like it could be wonderful, I hope is is. I'm excited about it. As for Mira, OMG that woman can write. She is sooooo good.

  3. Oh my you have some swoon worthy covers going on this week..LOL I am curious about Precinct 13 and will investigate. I hope you have another awesome week and thanks for being a part of The Sunday Post

  4. U have a gr8 selection this week! U will be kept busy reading them all. I love it when I get free Kindle reads that are good. SOme days its like Christmas in the free section on Amazon..lolz..
    Thanx for telling us about Dream, I had never heard of it until now.
    Have a gr8 week!

  5. Awesome haul! Looks like you have some wonderful reading in your future! :)

    Thanks for sharing,


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