For What It's Worth

Saturday, August 6, 2011

In My Mailbox

In My Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by Kristi at The Story Siren.

Here's what appeared in my mailbox this week!

(sorry for the crappy picture quality this week)

For Review:

Devil's Kiss - 1st book in the Hellraisers Series by Zoe Archer

Trading cards for Devil's Kiss, Zoe's Blade's of the Rose series and The Limit war series by hubby Nico Rosso. Thanks Zoe!

One Grave at a Time by Jeaniene Frost


Marked up copies of Shade and Shine by Jeri Smith-Ready

Jeri included post it notes with little bits of trivia from the series......

Want a peek at a few?

Shade - Pg 1: "These first 3 chapters remained largely in their original state through every draft. Rare! But it was two years from original idea until I wrote one word."

Pg 6: " My original idea for this world didn't include Shades. That happened after we changed the title form Generation Ghost to Shade when I wrote the second draft."

Shift - Pg. 33 in regards to Zachary owning a Mini Cooper. " I love giving characters things I'd love to own but can't afford - like a Mini Cooper!"

Pg. 45 "I confess , this is one of my favorite scenes. I love when other characters get deservedly angry at Aura and call out her b.s."

That's what I got this week - how about you?


  1. Ooh, those marked up copies are so freaking awesome!! Love it <3

  2. I am soooooooooo jealous you got the J frost book! I love all the cat & bones books there amazing :)

    Thanks for sharing you IMM


  3. First of all: Marked up copies of Shade and Shine?!!! wow that is amazing.
    And you have One Grave at A Time, aah I'm sooo jealous, that is my favorite series!! I want it now!!! haha

  4. YAAAY for the marked up copies of Shade and Shine!!! They're so awesome, even though Jeri openly admitted to lying about some of it :O! LOL :P

  5. Thanks for sharing the notes! That so cool!

  6. @Lena - Are you dissing Jeri?? LOL She did manufacture facts a tad didn't she?? lmao

  7. That's neat! I can think of a few authors I'd kill to have mark up my books.

    Zoe Archer is one of those authors I need to start reading. I meant to begin with the Blades of the Roses books and never did. My loss, I guess!

  8. I so need to start the Jeaniene Frost series... Hope you enjoy. Happy reading!

  9. Hi! New follower! Your blog design is gorgeous!

    I keep seeing Shift featured on blogs. It looks good; I really have to try this series.

  10. I haven't read any Jeaniene Frost and her books look so good, I must change this! I was amazed at all the notes Jeri made, thanks to you for all that work organizing the tour :D

  11. SO Cool about Shade and Shift!! Thanks for the sneak peek at what Jeri wrote!! =D *is jealous* =P

    My IMM

  12. @Mel - you really, really need to read Jeaniene Frost Cat & Bones series.