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July 11, 2016 / Leslie

Mailbox Monday ~ July 11th

SpringBirdsFenceMailbox-smlWelcome to Mailbox Monday, created by Marcia of To Be Continued, a place where readers share the books that came in their mailbox during the last week.

After several years of being on tour with different blogs as the monthly host, the Mailbox Monday Blog is now the permanent home for the meme.


 
 
I received one new book in the mail and a couple of audio downloads last week.

New Arrivals

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Valley of the Moon by Melanie Gideon from LibraryThing.
A woman who feels lost in her own time stumbles across a California community that has, impossibly, been marooned in the early twentieth century.

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Audio Downloads

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The Gene: An Intimate History by Siddhartha Mukherjee from Simon and Schuster.
A magnificent history of the gene and a response to the defining question of the future: What becomes of being human when we learn to “read” and “write” our own genetic information?

Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley from Simon and Schuster.
Lily and the Octopus reminds us how it feels to love fiercely, how difficult it can be to let go, and how the fight for those we love is the greatest fight of all. Remember the last book you told someone they had to read? Lily and the Octopus is the next one.

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  1. Diane / Jul 11 2016 5:42 am

    Im curious as to how the Lily and the Octopus audio will be, I really enjoyed the eBook.

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  2. harvee / Jul 11 2016 6:53 am

    Lily and the Octopus has been on my wish list! Enjoy!

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  3. Mary / Jul 11 2016 7:12 am

    I bet The Gene is fascinating – hope you like it.

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  4. BermudaOnion / Jul 11 2016 7:24 am

    I’ve heard Lily and the Octopus is good. Valley of the Moon looks good too.

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  5. Kay / Jul 11 2016 7:45 am

    I’ve got THE GENE on audio and think it will be very interesting. I’ll have to be in the mood for it though. Enjoy!

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  6. laurelrainsnow / Jul 11 2016 9:38 am

    Valley of the Moon is gorgeous! I love the look and sound of it, so it’s bookmarked on Amazon. Enjoy! Thanks for sharing, and here are MY WEEKLY UPDATES

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  7. Holly (2 Kids and Tired) / Jul 11 2016 12:11 pm

    I have Valley of the Moon in my mailbox too. Enjoy! 2 Kids and Tired Books MM

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  8. irene / Jul 11 2016 2:17 pm

    Happy Reading.

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  9. Suko / Jul 11 2016 10:37 pm

    Beautiful book photo! Enjoy your new books, Lelsie!

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