Mailbox Monday #136 and Library Loot #6

Mailbox Mondays (click the icon to check out the new blog) has gone on tour since Marcia at A Girl and Her Books, formerly The Printed Page passed the torch.  This month our host is A Sea of Books.  Kristi of The Story Siren continues to sponsor her In My Mailboxmeme.  Both of these memes allow bloggers to share what books they receive in the mail or through other means over the past week.

Just be warned that these posts can increase your TBR piles and wish lists.

Here’s what I received this week:

1.  To the Moon and Back by Jill Mansell for review in September from Sourcebooks.

2.  Out of Breath by Blair Richmond for review in October.

3.  Mr. Darcy's Undoing by Abigail Reynolds from Sourcebooks for review in October.

4.  Mr. Darcy's Bite by Mary Lydon Simonsen from Sourcebooks for review in October.

5. Becoming Marie Antoinette by Juliet Grey from Random House for review in the fall.

Library Loot:

Library Loot is a weekly event co-hosted by Claire and Marg that encourages bloggers to share the books they’ve checked out from the library. If you’d like to participate, just write up your post-feel free to steal the button-and link it using the Mr. Linky any time during the week. And of course check out what other participants are getting from their libraries!

1.  Now You See Her by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge

2.  Sugar in My Bowl by Erica Jong

What did you receive this week?


  1. Nice selection of titles.

    Enjoy your reading!

  2. You have a nice list of books in your mailbox this week. Becoming Marie Antoinette looks like a good book.
    Happy Reading,
    Book Sniffers Anonymous

  3. A new Mansell book! It sounds like a good one! I look forward to what you think of it. Being a Jill Mansell Junkie, I am sure you will love it! Enjoy!

  4. Can’t wait to hear about the new Mansell book. Enjoy all your new books!

  5. Yow! How did I miss To the Moon and Back? I love Jill Mansell’s books. Phooey! I hope you enjoy it and I look forward to your thoughts on it. Have a great week and enjoy your new other reads too!

  6. Great stash.

  7. Really looking forward to the Marie Antoinette book!

  8. What a great mailbox. I’m am absolutely drooling over your new loot. GREAT HAUL!!!!

    Come on over and see what was in my mailbox this week!

  9. What a pretty mailbox! I’m drooling over the covers! I’m trying to think … I believe I read Now You See Her, but I’m not sure, so I’m going to have to head over to my Goodreads page to look at the synopsis and see if it feels familiar! Enjoy all of the wonderful reads!

  10. Diana (Book of Secrets) says

    I’ve got my eye on To the Moon and Back. I’ve heard wonderful things about Jill Mansell’s books. Great mailbox. Enjoy!

  11. Jill Mansell is a lot of fun – glad she’s got another one to look forward to! You have a nice group of titles all around. Hope you enjoy them all!

  12. I’ve not read Jill Mansell’s books and have Millie’s Fling downloaded on my kindle TBR. I have a copy of Becoming Marie Antoniette, it looks great. Enjoy your books!

  13. Mr. Darcy’s Undoing looks good, I have not seen it before. Great mailbox!

  14. I can’t wait to read the new Jill Mansell! I hope you saw that you’re quoted on the cover of the Abigail Reynolds book. Congrats!

  15. Oh, I really like Jill Mansell. When it comes to chick-lit I tend to enjoy the British authors. Happy reading!

  16. Becoming Marie Antoinette sounds good and people seem to like it. Enjoy!

  17. What a nice mixed mailbox. Enjoy them all.

  18. I just read To the Moon and Back over the weekend. I didn’t realise that it came out so soon in the US otherwise I would have held on and read it a bit later.

  19. Oh, I bet To the Moon and Back is really good! Enjoy all of your books!