Yay, welcome to the 10th installment of Words from the Well!! And how exciting it is. Awesome sale at Borders, plus some other acquisitions from elsewhere combine to make today extra special. Oh yes - AND it's Friday!
From the Awesome Borders Bargain Bin:The Black Madonna - Davis Bunn (just realized now this is Book 2 of the Storm Syrrell Adventure Series)
Jane Slayre - Charlotte Bronte; Sherri Browning Erwin (yessss!)
Water Witches - Chris Bohjalian ("clash between progress & tradition; science & magic" - sure, why not!)
Mistress Shakespeare - Karen Harper (wanted this since it was hardcover)
From Paperbackswap:Touched by Magic - Doranna Durgin (unicorns!!)
A couple of unexpected things came in at the library via inter-library request but I was (am!) too swamped to even pick them up, so they were sent back to their homes. I won't even tell you what books they were because if you knew, you would kill me. But I swear, it is crazy right now. Nevertheless, I have finished Petals on the Wind and have continued on in Yasmine Galenorn's fabulous series with Legend of the Jade Dragon: A Chintz 'n China Mystery. Thanks for checking back today, everyone, and --
Don't forget to enter the giveaway for 2 beautiful Modern Library Classics of Marcel Proust's masterpiece(s):
Swann's Way (In Search of Lost Time Series, Book 1
Within a Budding Grove (In Search of Lost Time Series, Book 2)
PLUS you get some "swag" which for a blogger whose life is sadly not devoted to book expos, etc., means:
Bookmarks! Some beautiful bookmarks, literally, from throughout the world. And...
1 adorable little blue moleskine booklet with blank pages.
TODAY IS THE LAST DAY! Terrible, I know. The excitement is too much.
Enjoy folks, and have an awesome weekend!
Words from the Well brought to you partly by The Story Siren, who created the meme.