Sunday, January 30, 2011

My First In My Mailbox Post!

Well after a year of blogging I thought I might take a moment to take part in The Story Siren's weekly meme In My Mailbox.  Partly because I eagerly check out all the posts for this meme every Sunday (I love to know whats on the docket review wise), but also because I'd like to commemorate the start of what I hope will be a beautiful friendship. 

Just before Christmas the lovely folks at TOR contacted me, to my absolute joy.  With a fantastic list of authors including esteemed writers Cory Doctorow and Orson Scott Card, (not to mention the lovely Cherie Priest books I just tore through) I am nothing short of thrilled at getting the opportunity to dig into some of their other authors who I've not had a chance to pick up yet.

My first package popped up on my doorstep yesterday, (it was too big for the mailbox!).  It's the starter pack including three part ones in ongoing TOR series.

Legacies; Shadow Grail, No. 1, By Mercedes Lackey and Rosemary Edghill (in anticipation of part 2, Conspiracies coming out July 2011)

Personal Demons, By Lisa Desrochers (in anticipation of book 2, Original Sin also due in July)

And the one I'm most excited about, Award winning Laurence Yeps book 1 in his City Trilogy, City of Fire (in anticipation of Junes release of part 2 City of Ice). What a pretty cover!

As you can see, Thurman has busily laid claim to all three of the books, so I guess I'm going to have to fight for my turn to read them.


  1. hahaha adorable pictures... My dogs get like that too - if they see someone doing something they have to be right in the center of attention

  2. Cute kitties! Hope you enjoy all your books :) Have a great week! My IMM is here

    ~Zakiya LadyWings

  3. Thank you! Always love a good kitty appreciator. They always like to be involved afterall!

  4. Thanks for stopping by my blog! I hope you like Personal Demons. I have a copy as well but I haven't had the time to get to it yet.

  5. Look at all the kitties!!!!!!!! I looooove cats! You are my new favorite person hahaa. Great books this week! I'm your newest follower :)

    Lah @ LazyGirl Reads

  6. 1st- that is one adorable kitty.
    2nd Personal DEMONS!!!! Wooot! I hope you enjoy as much as I did!

    Happy reading and have a great week!
    Brandi’s IMMB

  7. Lots of praise for Personal Demons! yay! That gets me excited. But yah, even more praise for my kitties, which to be frank is the only way faster to my heart than food.

  8. I'm starting to miss Fallen Angels with all the demons.

    At least they aren't vampires.