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Sunday, April 5, 2009

Mailbox Monday - April 6th 2009

Hosted by Marcia at the Printed Page.


This week in my mailbox I got:

Drood, Dan Simmons Audio from Anna at Hachette Books



And

Girls in Trucks, Katie Crouch from Valerie at Hachette Books.



At the Library I got:
The Art of Racing in the Rain, Garth Stein (audio - playaway)
The Knitter's Handy Book of Patterns, Ann Budd
Dog Training for Dummies
Cesar's Way, Cesar Millan

Happy Week to Everyone.

20 comments:

Kaye said...

Oh, you will just love The Art of Racing in the Rain! What a wonderful book that is. Enjoy.

bermudaonion said...

I got Girls in Trucks too. Are you working on training Dexter? Our dog trained us.

itsJUSTme-wendy said...

Thanks Toni,
I looked up "Knitters handy book of patterns" and I requested it from our library. There is also "Knitters handy book of sweater patterns" which I also requested!

Thanks for the new book ideas!

Anna said...

I'm waiting for Girls in Trucks. Hope you enjoy your new books!

--Anna
Diary of an Eccentric

Toni said...

Thanks Everyone.

Bermudaonion - ha Dexter is training us to. I got the books for reinforcement. Dexter is coming along naturally as a good dog. We are taking him to the dog park and he is a bit social butterfly. I would like him to know that coming when I call him is NOT an option. So I got some books to get some tips.

Wendy.. my library had both books also. It is a handy little book. Let me know what you think and if you knit anything.

Anna - I can't wait to read Girls in Trucks. Looks like a quick nice read.

Ti said...

You got a lot of books about dogs. Dexter must be in training :)

I think you will enjoy Drood in audio. It was a little on the long side in print.

Jo-Jo said...

Girls in Trucks sounds like a great book, and I love the cover. I can't wait to get my audio of Drood that I won from your blog! he he

Serena said...

Looks like a great few books. I'm still reading Drood, but its hard now that I have a bunch of tours...maybe when I am on vacation I will finish it.

Book Lover Lisa said...

i got girls in trucks today, it miswsed my post. drood was a great read!

Teddyree said...

Heard so much about The Art of Racing in the Rain & Girls in Trucks, finally added them to my unclimbable TBR pile :-)
Have a great reading week

Alyce said...

I got Girls in Trucks this week too. I listened to the audiobook of Racing in the Rain and really enjoyed it. I look forward to seeing what you think about it.

Wendi B. - Wendi's Book Corner ~ Rainy Day Reads in Seattle said...

I've heard so many great things about Drood - it is one that I've been wanting to pick up.

Here's my Mailbox! ~ Wendi

kalea_kane said...

I'm waiting patiently for both Girls in Trucks and Drood. Cannot wait to read your reviews. :)

Blodeuedd said...

Every time I see Drood it makes me remember that I want to check it out :D
Happy reading

Kristen said...

I'm hoping that Girls in Trucks comes my way this week!

Toni said...

I have to note that I put in Drood on the way to work today and I LOVE it... The book was big and engrossing and the audio is just awesome too. I just am really caught up in Drood! :)

Wrighty said...

Oooh, good books! I want to read Girls in Trucks and I loved Racing in the Rain! I got to do an online club with the author and it was so awesome. He was great and his wife joined us too. My favorite club ever. Hope you enjoy it too.

Luanne said...

Hmm - seeing a dog them here Toni....

wisteria said...

Hi Toni...
Thanks for stopping by Bookworm's Dinner. I love your blog. The header is awesome!!!
Can't wait to here what you think of Drood.
Dexter is adorable. Obviously, I love dogs..and cats. I have a menagerie. My adopted pet elephant is in Kenya. LOL
Congrats on all your books. Wisteria

Marcia said...

Thank you for stopping by the mailbox this week. Enjoy your books!

P.S. I've tried emailing a couple of times w/o any luck. If you'd like my copy of Charles Grodin's 'How I Got To Be Whoever It Is I Am' just drop me a line marcia [at] printedpage [dot] us