In My Mailbox (51)

In My Mailbox is hosted by The Story Siren, and is a way for everyone to show their new books for the week, including those bought, swapped, won, or received for review.


It's been a few weeks since I've done an IMM post, so here are some of the books I've received for the past few weeks!


for review: 


"The Darlings are Forever" by Melissa Kantor
The blurb says this one is a mix of The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and Sex and the City. I'm in!


"Love on Assignment" by Cara Lynn James

This Christian historical looks so sweet! 


"The Landlord's Black-Eyed Daughter" by Mary-Ellen Dennis

 Wow!! I cannot wait to read this one! I was really excited to get this one, it's based on the poem "The Highwayman" by Alfred Noyes. I can't wait to see how they turn the poem into a historical romance!


"The Darling Strumpet" by Gillian Bagwell

  I am quite a fan of Nell Gwynn, she's so fascinating!

What did you receive in your mailbox this week??

30 comments:

ajmitchell said...

Great mix of books this week. I've seen The Darlings Are Forever around a lot but I'll be interested to read your review. Hope you enjoy your books!

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Casey (The Bookish Type) said...

Oo I'm intrigued by the Darlings are Forever! I love both Sisterhood and Sex & the City! I can't wait to hear your thoughts! Happy reading!

Jena Lang said...

Oooh, I'm very excited about the Mary Ellen Dennis book!

asamum said...

Such great covers. Enjoy your books :D

Alex said...

Looks like an awesome loot! Hope thy are all good.
Happy reading,

Aisle B said...

Uhmmmm Carrie... that strumpet cover is literally falling out of her ... hmmm ;)If you're a fan of Nell check out Exit the Actress by Priya Parmar. I just got it and can't wait to post the review.

Go check it out and get it!

Enjoy the reads :)

Diana (Book of Secrets) said...

Oh, wow! I'm excited about The Landlord's Black-Eyed Daughter! (I hope the characters don't meet the same fate as the ones in the poem.) It's a romance, so there's got to be a HEA!

Diana @ Book of Secrets
& The Forbidden Bookshelf

Laura said...

Great books! The Darlings are Forever and the Landlord's Black Eyed Daughter sound really good! Looking forward to reading your reviews! To see what's IMM:

http://readbtwnthelines-laura.blogspot.com/

Melissa said...

I got The Darlings are Forever last week, and I have it up in my queue soon! I can't wait to read your review for it. Great haul, Carrie! Enjoy :)

Christina/Book Addict said...

Great books! I also got The Darlings as well. I hope you enjoy all your books.

Nina said...

A mix of The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and Sex and the City? Well if that's true, I need to get a copy. :) Enjoy!

Blodeuedd said...

Great books :D

I got one book, New York Blades 2 from bookmooch

Julie said...

A lot of people have gotten The Darlings Are Forever. I haven't heard of this book. I'm going to have to check it out. Looks like some fab books! Happy reading :)

YA reader said...

Great covers - not heard of any of those! Will have to come back for your reviews :)

Elodie said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog !! I'm your latest follower !! I've heard great things about Darlings are forever !! I can't wait to read what you thought about this one !! Enjoy ;)

Diana said...

You got some great books! I actually had to memorize half of "The Highwayman" a couple years ago for school!

PolishOutlander said...

Darling Strumpet sounds like something I think I'd like. Adding it to the wishlist. Happy reading!

Brenda said...

The covers are so eye catching. I read Love On Assignment and really liked it, anxious to read your review!

Little Miss Becky : ) said...

Lots of pretty covers! I'm really looking forward to Darlings---it looks like a cute one!

Blueicegal ♥ said...

Awesome books this week Carrie, enjoy! :D

basma aal said...

Have fun reading. Thanks for visiting my blog

Jessica Lawlor said...

Yay! We both got DARLINGS! Can't wait to start!

Yiota said...

Love on assignment looks really good!

Missie said...

What?! No way! Based on The Highwayman. I must read it!

Fun mailbox Carrie! Enjoy.

Brianna! said...

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I am super excited to have a new blog to read.

stop by
www.itsybitsybrianna.blogspot.com
and follow!

Moonlight Gleam said...

Awesome haul!!!

Thank you for sharing :)


My IMM

BLHmistress said...

OH I love the cover of The Landlord's Blackeyed Daughter , hadn't heard of it before but love the sound of it.

MY IMM

D.L. said...

The Landlord's Black-eyed Daughter is definitely going on my TBR list- "The Highwayman" has always been one of my favorite poems. Thanks for posting it!

Book ♥ Soulmates said...

Hi!! Just wanted to let you know that you'll be getting another one in your mailbox soon. Stop by our blog to see what you've won :)

http://booksoulmates.blogspot.com/

♥Isalys
Book ♥ Soulmates

Carrie at In the Hammock Blog said...

Hi, everyone!

Mary Ellen Dennis stopped by today but wasn't able to leave a comment, so I'm going to post her comment here:

"Mary Jo Putney says, “If you’ve been yearning for an old-fashioned romantic adventure, The Landlord’s Black-Eyed Daughter is not to be missed! Mary Ellen Dennis crafts a swift and bawdy tale that skillfully blends the classic poem The Highwayman with elements of historical romance and the Gothic novel—and manages a happy ending as well. Enjoy!”

As the author, I promise it's not a "Wuthering Heights ending." And my favorite chapter involves an escape from Newgate Prison.

Thank you for reading/reviewing my book.

All best,
Mary Ellen Dennis"

Thanks for stopping by, Mary Ellen!

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