Sunday, January 29, 2012

In My Mailbox 29/1


Welcome to In My Mailbox! Goodness, that feels like a quick week. That's probably down to my croaky throat from last weekend getting worse, making me take a sick day during the week, but all better now :)

I didn't actually get anything new this week, but there are a few ebooks I got over the Christmas period that I didn't talk about last week, so they get their own post now.

First up is 'Hot As Hades' by Alisha Rae. This is a retelling of the Persephone/Hades myth, with a couple of twists and a lot of sexiness. (I can't find a cover image that would show up small, so... no cover.) It's published by Samhain.

Next, I got 'Captives of the Night' by Loretta Chase.
It's a historical romance, mostly set in London.

Then it's 'No Dress Required' by Cari Quinn:
This one was a fun short romance story that starts on New Years Eve, and ends with an HEA. I'm probably not going to review this one, but I would recommend fans of steamy romance check out Cari Quinn - she writes a good story. This one is published by Entangled.

Finally, I got a fun one for review last week:
I've read it, but it doesn't actually come out until April, so I'll be posting my review nearer to the time. It's from Sourcebooks, and is available for review on NetGalley at the moment.


So, what did you get in your mailboxes this week, people? What book were you most excited about? Let me know in the comments :)

~Ailsa

14 comments:

Lauren on January 29, 2012 at 8:15 AM said...

Awesome books this week, Alisa! None of them really seem like my type of reads, but I hope you enjoy them. Happy reading! :)

roro on January 29, 2012 at 8:57 AM said...

imm
njoy all
lessons aftr dark sounds gr8

Mel on January 29, 2012 at 9:02 AM said...

You seem to be preparing for Valentines Day there - plenty of romance! Hope you enjoy them all. :)

Lucia (iLive, iLaugh, iLove Books) on January 29, 2012 at 9:02 AM said...

Glad you're feeling better! I'm a YA book person, so I don't read the same type of stuff you do, but I hope you enjoy! :)

chelleyreads on January 29, 2012 at 9:44 AM said...

captive of the night looks really good. i love historical novels. enjoy your books this week and thanks for stopping by our blog. :)

-michelle

Grace Fonseca on January 29, 2012 at 9:48 AM said...

That Loretta Chase book looks interesting. Great mailbox this week.

Grace

Jessica (Peace Love Books) on January 29, 2012 at 10:08 AM said...

OOooooh Captives of the Night looks so good!!! I love historical romances, so I'm going to have to check that one out. I hope you enjoy all you got :)

Here's my IMM!

Alison Can Read on January 29, 2012 at 10:10 AM said...

Great set! No Dress Required looks cute.
My IMM

Anna on January 29, 2012 at 10:45 AM said...

These are some sexy looking books!!! Enjoy them all ;)

Anna @ Literary Exploration

Amanda B. on January 29, 2012 at 12:08 PM said...

Great post! Have fun reading!
Amanda's Writings

Nicola (pocketfullofbooks) on January 29, 2012 at 1:06 PM said...

I thought it was a really quick week too! Happy reading! :D

In My Mailbox #7

Elie on January 29, 2012 at 4:39 PM said...

You offer a good variety of books on your blog! Happy Reading.

Kary on January 29, 2012 at 6:48 PM said...

New follower! Enjoy all your books! Here is my IMM if you'd like to follow back: http://theonceandfuturelibrarian.blogspot.com/2012/01/in-my-mailbox-5.html

Ailsa on February 2, 2012 at 6:32 AM said...

Lauren - they're a bit more light hearted than what I normally read :)

Roro - it was fun! I don't really like the fact that the release is so far away, so I have to wait so long to talk about it.

Mel - lol, I like them for a bit of light reading.

Lucia - thanks for visiting :)

Michelle - it was really good, a bit of a mystery novel around the romance.

Grace - I enjoyed it, thanks for commenting!

Jessica - If you like historical romance, I would definitely recommend checking out Loretta Chase's books - they're pretty good :)

Alison - Thanks, it was a fun read.

Anna - yep, something a little happier than what I normally read ;)

Amanda - Thank you!

Nicola - yep, luckily this week is going a bit slower ;)

Elie - we have pretty varied tastes! Hopefully you'll see reviews you like :)

Kary - thanks for the follow!

~Ailsa

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