Sunday, January 30, 2011

Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday was created by Marcia at The Printed Page. MM is currently on tour and is being hosted by Rose City Reader for the month of January.

This week I took my son to 2 libraries and stopped at 1 Goodwill and I found some awesome bargains on books!

From PBS:
  • Secrets of the Tudor Court: Between Two Queens by Kate Emerson

From the Goodwill:
  • Shadow Princess by Indu Sundaresen
  • The Scarlet Contessa by Jeanne Kalogridis
  • Now Face to Face by Karleen Koen

From Cheapstacks Used Bookstore in the Grand Haven Library:
  • Queen of Swords by Judith Tarr
  • A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly

From the For Sale section of the Norton Shores Library:
  • The Road by Cormac McCarthy
  • No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy

Grand total for this shopping spree: $7.20! Hope everyone else had some fabulous finds this week!


  1. Ooh, great find with The Scarlet Contessa and Now Face to Face! They have been on my list for a while... I will be looking forward to your reviews :)

  2. Between Two Queens and The Scarlet Contessa seem really intriguing. I love historical fiction, plus the covers look absolutely adorable! Here's my Mailbox.

  3. oh, great list of books! A Northern Light is an amazing read. Plus, I also love anything Tudor.

  4. Great mailbox! The Scarlet Contessa and Now Face to Face sounds good. Enjoy!

  5. What a great selection of books! Hope you enjoy them all.


  6. Oh wow! So many great books for so little moolah! Now Face to Face is a great book. A worthy sequel to Through A Glass Darkly, which is one of my favorite books ever! Here's my Mailbox. Happy reading!

  7. What a great week for you! A few of those are on my wish list, and I'm now adding Shadow Princess... love the cover! Here's my Mailbox! ~ Wendi

  8. I have wanted to read Shadow Princess for way too long now. You have a great selection here. Happy reading!

  9. The Road is an excellent read, but very dark.

  10. here's mine

  11. You are a book shopper extraordinaire!

    Northern Light was a great read, and I like Jeanette Kalogridis books as well! One of these days I will read Karleen Koen.

  12. Like your historical fiction selection very much.

  13. These are bargains! I really want to read The Road.