Sunday, May 25, 2014

The Sunday Post #25 (5.25.14)

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead.

I've decided to try a new weekly meme - a place where I can do both a weekly wrap up and share what books I get all in one post, so I'm going to give The Sunday Post a try, and also link up with Sheila's It's Monday Post over at Book Journey.  

It's here, it's here...BEA is in 3 days and I am so excited - the books, the authors, the bloggers, the experience...ahhh!!! I have my schedule ready and I just need to finish packing and then I'm ready to go! 

I don't have any grand delusions that I'll be getting a ton of reading done this week, so I'll left it open...I know I might have time to read while standing in some of the author lines, but I might want to chat to other bloggers/people in line, too. I will have time to read on the train into the city on Wednesday, but with my excitement level as high as it is, who knows how much I'll actually get done!  I do have some reviews scheduled for the week and will be posting all about my experiences when I get back. For any live updates, follow me on twitter - @alwayswithabook.

Have a great week everyone!!!
Last week on the Blog:      
* Blog Tour, Review & Giveaway: When We Met by Susan Mallery  
* Review: The Forgotten Seamstress by Liz Trenow
* Review: Silver Bay by Jojo Moyes   
* Book Blog Walkers: Weekly Check-in May 23, 2014  
* Book Blitz & Giveaway: A Sweet Life Boxed Set
* Review: The Lost Husband by Katherine Center

Books Read:  
* Silver Bay by Jojo Moyes (review book)     
* Wedding Night by Sophie Kinsella (library audio book) 
* The Shadow Year by Hannah Richell (review book)
  Currently Reading:      
* The Hurricane Sisters by Dorothea Benton Frank (review book)      
* The Collector by Nora Roberts (audio book) 

  Books Up Next:      
* The Marriage Pact by Linda Lael Miller (review e-book)    

Current Giveaways:       
* A Sweet Life Boxed Set ...1 e-copy. Ends 6.6.14

Coming Up on the Blog:
* Review: Deadly Decisions by Kathy Reichs  
* Review:  The Shadow Year by Hannah Richell
* Review: Breathe by Kate Bishop 
* Review: One Perfect Night by Bella Andre
* Review: Chose the Wrong Guy, Gave Him the Wrong Finger by Beth Harbison

Book Haul:      
For Review:  
* That Night by Chevy Stevens (courtesy of Publisher)
* Where There's Smoke by Jodi Picoult (e-book)
* The Perfect Score by Beth Albright (e-book)



  1. Hope you enjoy BEA! I don't expect you'll be getting much reading done this week either! :)

    SP & STS
    Sandy @ Somewhere Only We Know

    1. Thank you's my first time going to BEA and I can't wait!!! Hopefully I'll get some reading in today and tomorrow and then I'll be good!

  2. Hope maybe we run into each other at BEA. I'm so excited! I'll have my Nook with me in case I get in line at BEA and for some reason have no one to strike a conversation up with. But the last time I was there, that didn't really happen. Great haul!
    Check out my Sunday Post

    1. That would be great Lisa! I have the Kindle app on my phone & have a bunch of unread books on that so I will have plenty to read if I don't have anyone to talk to!

  3. I hope to start reading The Collector soon! It looks so good...and I want Silver Bay, by JoJo Moyes.

    Enjoy your week, and here's MY WEEKLY SUNDAY/MONDAY UPDATES

  4. You're going to have a lot of fun there ! And you'll see the Sunday post brings lots of great people to visit from such different places and tastes :) Have a great week !

  5. Have a fun time, and yeah socialize, bring something to read right before bed, but otherwise have a blast!! I still need to read my copy of the Collector and cannot wait.

  6. I've got The Collector on hold at the library right now but it will be awhile before it gets to me I think. Hope you enjoy it! Dorothea Benton Franks is one of those authors I've always meant to read. Looking forward to all your reviews next week. They're all books or authors I've thought about giving a try.

  7. Have a fantastic time at BEA. My daughter is close to her due date, so I am staying home. Don't want to miss the birth of my first grandchild.

  8. Have an awesome time at BEA!! Can't wait to see what you think of The Collector on audio, I might listen instead of reading it. Also got the Jodi Picoult short story, maybe this week.

  9. Enjoy the experience and bring back heaps of books for us to read about!

  10. Have fun at BEA! I hope to be able to attend some day. Come see my week here. Happy reading!

  11. I've seen some people get really excited about The Collector! I hope you enjoy BEA, I'm hearing so many people get excited about it that it's sure to be an amazing time! Thanks for sharing :) I hope you enjoy all of them!
    My Monday posts
    Juli @ Universe in Words

  12. Not much more to say from me apart from…. Enjoy BEA and we want to hear all the stories and see all the pictures :)
    Have a great week and Happy Reading.
    My Sunday Post is here

  13. had a great week.

    ENJOY the BEA...I am excited too. I am on my way now.

    Have a great time!!

    Silver's Reviews
    My It's Monday, What Are You Reading


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