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Subject: March Books Available
Date Posted: 3/2/2010 11:51 AM ET
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Thought I'd start this one for a change....for once I have some goodies!

 

I have all 3 of the Anne Rice Interview with a Vampire series; just read them and they are pretty good--the second book is as good as the first, and the third book is as well, but it is a little different---not worse, just different. Will post any or all to your WL, or you can have the whole set for only one credit--special for my HF buds!TAKEN

I also have the entire Aztec series available. Same deal as above, except whole set for 2 credits.TAKEN


If no one PMs me for the above titles, I'll wait til 3/10 or so to post them generally into the system.

I also have an unpostable Labyrinth by Kate Mosse--great read, just finished it for my IRL PBS book club. Spilled a little tea on the first 20 pages--they are wavy at the bottom right corner, but perfectly readable. Front and back covers are fine and un-spilled-upon. Free to a good HF home.


Colleen



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Company of Liars  Karen Maitland, ISBN#978-0-440-24442-4 Taken



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I have Becoming Jane Eyre by Shelia Kohler about Charlotte Bronte and the writing of Jane Eyre. PM me by Thursday night.

Date Posted: 3/2/2010 7:26 PM ET
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I have the following if anyone is interested:

Aztec Autumn by Gary Jennings

The Virgin Blue by Tracy Chevalier, also have an unpostable of Chevalier's Falling Angels, thanks HF friend

The Tribune by Patrick Larkin

The Lacemaker by Janine Montupet - Unpostable FREE to anyone who wants it.  Just PM me.  



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Date Posted: 3/3/2010 4:07 PM ET
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A Reliable Wife - ISBN 9781565129771. It has over 500 wishers.  PM me and I'll post it to your WL.  I'll hold off posting to my shelf until late Thursday evening.  GONE



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Date Posted: 3/4/2010 11:12 AM ET
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I have "Here Be Dragons" by SKP. ISBN# 9780312 382452 - in like new condition. PM me and please have it on auto request on your WL if interested.

 

Taken - thank you!!



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Date Posted: 3/5/2010 11:58 AM ET
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Hey, Kids ...

Wild Hunt by Elizabeth Chadwick - TAKEN - thanks, Daphne

Also have an ARC of The Boleyn Wife by Brandy Purdy. Free w/ any other request from our bookshelf.



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This is a good Holocaust novel (Not on my shelf) -

The Children's War :: Monique Charlesworth
ISBN-13: 9781400040094 - ISBN-10: 1400040094
Copies Available: 1

This next one is not really H/F and there are plenty of copies available, but it's one of my all-time favorite books and I don't think I've recommended it here yet. It's a wonderful book! It's so intense and leaves you thinking about it for a long time after you have read the last page. I've read it twice and will always keep it on my "Keeper" shelves so I can read it again one day.  (Not available on my shelf here)

The Bone People :: Keri Hulme
ISBN-13: 9780140089226 - ISBN-10: 0140089225
Copies Available: 14

Description -

In a tower on the New Zealand sea lives Kerewin Holmes, part Maori, part European, an artist estranged from her art, a woman in exile from her family. One night her solitude is disrupted by a visitor -- a speechless, mercurial boy named Simon, who tries to steal from her and then repays her with his most prized possession. As Kerewin succumbs to Simon's feral charm, she also falls under the spell of his Maori foster father Joe, who rescued the boy from a shipwreck and now treats him with an unsettling mixture of tenderness and brutality. Out of this unorthodox trinity Keri Hulme has created what is at once a mystery, a love story, and an ambitious exploration of the zone where Maori and European New Zealand meet, clash, and sometimes merge.



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Alice J. (ASJ) - ,
Date Posted: 3/5/2010 6:53 PM ET
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PM me if you want you are interested

Elementals -- 21.95 :: Morgan Llywelyn, M. Llywelyn
ISBN-13: 9780831755591 - ISBN-10: 0831755598

Genghis: A Novel of Genghis Khan :: Conn Iggulden
ISBN-13: 9780385339513 - ISBN-10: 0385339518     this is the first book in the series

Both are hardcovers

Alice

 



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Taken



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I would love for these to go to a nice, HF-loving home.  I bought all of my babies, oops!,  I mean books, new.  Why am I so attached to my books?  It's like pulling teeth!  Anyway, I'm working on it and should have more to post later.  Please PM me if you are interested, especially if you would like to order more than one. 

I have:

Forever Amber, Kathleen Winsor, 978-1-55652-404-2

Marrying Mozart, Stephanie Cowell, 0-14-303457-x

Abundance, a Novel of Marie Antoinette, Sena Jeter Naslund, 978-0-06-082540-9

Into the Wilderness, Sara Donati, 0-553-57852-9

Dawn on a Distant Shore, Sara Donati, 0-553-57855-3

The 19th Wife, David Ebershoff, 9780812974157

Shannon



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I'll have Shanghai Girls by Lisa See available to ship early next week if anyone's interested.  ISBN 9781400067114.  TAKEN - Thanks!



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Date Posted: 3/13/2010 10:36 AM ET
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A Reliable Wife, by Robert Goolrick.  Any takers?  I checked several of my buddies' lists, and apparently they don't want it! 



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Date Posted: 3/13/2010 10:49 AM ET
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Shelley, I would love to have it - will send you a PM.

Thanks, Jeanne

Date Posted: 3/13/2010 12:37 PM ET
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I have SKP's Welsh Trilogy.    TAKEN

Here Be Dragons

Falls The Shadow

The Reckoning

ETA  Here be Dragons and Falls the Shadow are trade size PB, The Reckoning is ex-library excellent condition.



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Date Posted: 3/13/2010 4:16 PM ET
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I have O Juliet by Robin Maxwell and Between Two Queens by Kate Emerson.  If interested, please send me a PM by Monday evening. 



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Date Posted: 3/14/2010 5:53 PM ET
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I have The Queen and Lord M (2nd Victoria book) by Jean Plaidy

and an unpostable ex-lib hardcover copy of The Captive of Kensington Palace (1st Victoria Book) by Jean Plaidy (light pink stain along top of pgs)

I would like to send these 2 together if anyone wants them :)

I also have unpostables of:

The Plantagenet Prelude by Jean Plaidy (small dime sized stain on about 10-15 pgs)

Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross (2 cover tears longer than 1 inch)



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Date Posted: 3/15/2010 8:14 AM ET
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Is anyone interested in "The King Must Die" and "The Bull From the Sea" by Mary Renault?  My copies have been with me for years; they are both hardcovers with dj, ex-library books and are probably book club editions from the late 50's/early 60's.  Both are pre-ISBN.  I'd like to send them together to a wonderful, loving home! :)

Taken!  Thanks!!



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Date Posted: 3/15/2010 2:00 PM ET
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I'm first in line for Daphne's book "O'Juliet" if no one else claims it. Somebody should snag it though...I have too much to read already! It sounds like it will be a good read. ;-)

Date Posted: 3/16/2010 3:55 PM ET
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I just finished Ariana Franklin's Grave Goods...loved it and have ordered off PBS Mistress of the Art of Death.  The second in the series doesn't seem to be available in paperback, which is odd---anybody know anything about this? I couldn't find an ISBN for a pprback of it.

 

PM me.

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Date Posted: 3/16/2010 4:14 PM ET
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I got the Serpent's Take whics is the second book really cheap off of Barnes and Noble site. you might try there.

Alice

Date Posted: 3/16/2010 4:21 PM ET
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Colleen -- Here's the link to Franklin's The Serpent's Tale, paperback version, ISBN-13: 9780425225745 - ISBN-10: 0425225747:

http://www.paperbackswap.com/book/details/9780425225745-The+Serpents+Tale+Mistress+of+the+Art+of+Death+Bk+2+aka+The+Death+Maze

Also, another paperback version,  ISBN-13: 9781607510093 - ISBN-10: 160751009X:

http://www.paperbackswap.com/book/details/9781607510093-The+Serpents+Tale+Mistress+of+the+Art+of+Death+Bk+2+aka+The+Death+Maze



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I added Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum to my previous post.

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I have a new copy of

The Angel's Game
Author: Carlos Ruiz Zafon

if anyone wants it.  Please PM me.



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Date Posted: 3/23/2010 10:46 AM ET
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I just received a brand new hardback of Hester by Paula Reed from LT's early give away. Of course, it's a bit late and I've already read and reviewed the library copy.



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