Sunday, March 10, 2013

The Sunday Post #32

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer ~ It's a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead.
* Phew! I think I managed to accumulate the next 3 months of review books in one week!

* This week I decided to modify my Welcome statement (right sidebar) to reflect the more pet-centric angle to my book blog. What do you think? I'll still be blogging about other books too, of course, but it seems that 75% of my blog is animal-related, so this is a micro-niche of sorts for me.

* A few things coming up this week: a wonderful blog post written from the POV of Gnarly, the canine hero in Lauren Carr's Mac Faraday Mystery series; Victoria Hamilton will be here on Tuesday to tell us what happened "When Hoppy Met Denver" (Jaymie's pets in her Vintage Kitchen Mystery series); and on Wednesday Tara will be interviewing Banshee, the Siamese star of Denise Swanson's Devereaux's Dime Store Mystery series.

* Thank you to those who participated in Bloggers Help Paws with a Cause...$769 was raised! And remember last month when I blogged about Hobbes, a local dachshund celebrity who was raising money to publish a book about his story of abuse and neglect? They ended up raising nearly $11,000!!!

* Giveaway Winners: To Trust a Thief: Sue; Trouble in the Tarot: Katreader; autographed Sparkle Abbey book: Froggy; Leap Into Books Giveaway Hop: Deerwalker


Thank you Berkley Prime Crime/Obsidian!

Thank you Minotaur Books!

Thank you Gallery Books!


Riding a Dead Horse by Bonnie Lewis
For Better, For Murder by Lisa Bork
Dreams of Gold by Linda Carroll-Bradd
The Old Man's Back in Town by Ann Charles
But For Grace by Tracey Bateman
Blast from the Past by Lauren Carr
Shades of Murder by Lauren Carr
It's Murder, My Son by Lauren Carr
Old Loves Die Hard by Lauren Carr


Aurian said...

What a nice haul! I hope you enjoy them all!

Dru said...

Nice haul. I love your new niche. I see two new books to add to my collection. Thanks.

Have a good week.

dru's book musing: Sunday Post

TP said...

I love the book and pets theme - not one I've seen before. It's my first time stopping by your blog, and I absolutely adore your header and logo :-)

Tanya Patrice

Unknown said...

Wow, you did get alot this week. :) Enjoy them. Have a wonderful week.

Jenea @ Books Live Forever's Sunday Post

Katreader said...

I love your animal focus!

Bea said...

You sure did get a lot of books. You'll be busy for a while reading. :D

Kimberly @ Caffeinated Reviewer said...

I think your niche is nice and makes you unique in the book blogging world and yep I'd say you have more then enough books for a few months! Have a wonderful week! The Sunday Post

Lark @ The Bookwyrm's Hoard said...

I like your pets theme, too. And what a spectacular haul! (How on earth do you keep up?) Lots of cozies in there, I see -- I look forward to your reviews. Enjoy reading! (And please stop by my Sunday Post if you get a chance.)

Cyndi Riccio said...

I like the looks of some of those... happy reading!

Angie said...

All of those mysteries look fun! I really need to try more cozies. :D

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