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Monday, May 4, 2009

Mailbox Monday, May 4, 2009

Mailbox Monday is hosted by Marcia of The Printed Page. What books came into your home last week?

Not much in the old mailbox this week, but I did receive a wonderful autographed copy of A Thread of Truth from Marie Bostwick. Included was an awesome bookmark/door hanger, on one side it says, “Quilter at Work, Do not disturb unless delivering fabric or chocolates” and the other side says, “Do Not Disturb! (unless delivering books or chocolate) (or a new novel by Marie Bostwick!) *Snoopy dance!!



At twenty-seven, having fled an abusive marriage with little more than her kids and the clothes on her back, Ivy Peterman figures she has nowhere to go but up. Quaint, historic New Bern, Connecticut, seems as good a place as any to start fresh. With a part-time job at the Cobbled Court Quilt Shop and budding friendships, Ivy feels hopeful for the first time in ages. But when a popular quilting TV show is taped at the quilt shop, Ivy's unwitting appearance in an on-air promo alerts her ex-husband to her whereabouts. Suddenly, Ivy is facing the fight of her life - one that forces her to face her deepest fears as a woman and a mother. This time, however, she's got a sisterhood behind her: companions as complex, strong, and lasting as the quilts they stitch...

While you're here visiting, please scroll down and check out my Book a Day in the Month of May giveaway! I'm giving away a book every day this month, and I'd love for you to win one! Come back tomorrow, for new giveaway! You can find a list of all of them by clicking HERE!

5 comments:

Kate said...

A thread from truth sounds really good. I can't wait for your review of it :)

bermudaonion said...

The book sounds good and I just love the cover!

Wendi B. - Wendi's Book Corner ~ Rainy Day Reads in Seattle said...

I read about this book somewhere this week, and I think it sounds wonderful! Congrats on your mailbox - sounds like this one will be a great read. :)

Here's my Mailbox! ~ Wendi

Belle said...

What a cute bookmark! I don't quilt but I like books that involve quilting, or knitting!

Kristi said...

This sounds like a book I would like - and the bookmark sounds adorable - and oh so true!