In My Mailbox (8)

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Welcome to the first In My Mailbox post for 2011.  I didn’t think that I was going to have much to post this week and then I checked Net Galley – found some exciting things here!
 
So let’s start with books from Net Galley:
 
Pale Demon by Kim Harrison: Book Cover
I am so excited for this one!!!  I love this series and it is awesome that I get to preview it!
 
Raising Dragons (Dragons in Our Midst Series #1) by Bryan Davis: Book Cover
 
Seducing the Vampire by Michele Hauf: Book Cover
 
and
 
 
Won:
 
Running Around (and Such) (Lizzie Searces for Love Series #1) by Linda Byler: Book Cover
 
Bought (for the kids but will probably read)
 
Bought
 
Got this one off the shelf even though it is not supposed to be out until Tuesday
 
I hope that you all had a good week.  What was in your mailbox?

2011 Debut Author Challenge

Okay so after a lot of thought and recommendations from other bloggers I have decided to sign up for this challenge.  I am hoping that this will help me to read with more purpose and find some new authors.
I have no idea what books I will read but think that this will be a lot of fun.
Join here if you are interested.

Out With A Bang Wrap Up

I am thrilled with the amount of reading I got in the last 3 days.  I am so glad that I did this challange as my first.  It really was good for me and I enjoyed both it and the twitter feed!
Here is my page count and books:
The Pirate Queen (352 pages)
Life, Love and the Polar Bear Tattoo (248 pages)
Side Jobs (418 pages)
Running Around (and such) (324 pages)
Blood Feud (272 pages)
Phantom Universe (280 pages)
No Mercy (343 pages)

Started Burned (45 pages)

7 full books + started another (2282 pages)
7 reviews written and posted.
Thank you for hosting this!