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June Batch: What did you win?

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Jun 26, 2012, 6:14am Top

About to run the notifications. What's headed your way?

Jun 26, 2012, 6:59am Top

Grandad, There's a Head on the Beach by Colin Cotterill. Super excited about this one!

Jun 26, 2012, 7:44am Top

East of Denver by Gregory Hill is headed my way.

Jun 26, 2012, 7:55am Top

So happy to learn that I am getting Vengeance: A Novel!

Jun 26, 2012, 7:56am Top

Lake Country by Sean Dolittle. Cool.

Jun 26, 2012, 7:58am Top

I'll be receiving The Map of Lost Memories by Kim Fay. I'm so excited!

Jun 26, 2012, 8:06am Top

I am getting The Paris Directive by Gerald Jay!

Jun 26, 2012, 8:08am Top

I won The Iron Wyrm Affair as well. Cool puppies!

Jun 26, 2012, 8:17am Top

Got the notification that I won The Little Book of Talent ... I just hope it's going to ship faster than the April and May books (which I've still not received!).


Jun 26, 2012, 8:42am Top

Jun 26, 2012, 8:48am Top

I have won a copy of If I Can't Have You by Mary B. Morrison

Jun 26, 2012, 8:55am Top

I'm getting Map of Lost Memories by Kim Fay. Still waiting of May's ER win and I have a Dec book that I haven't finished yet because I'm not enjoying it. I really need to buckle down and do it.

Jun 26, 2012, 9:00am Top

Yay!! I am getting The Light Between Oceans. So happy to win this. I really enjoyed my last win and am looking forward to this one.
Thanks so much!

Edited: Jun 26, 2012, 9:15am Top

Just received notice that I'll be receiving The Lotus Keeper by K.R. Dial. I'm really looking forward to it.

Jun 26, 2012, 9:55am Top

I'm getting Polo in Britain which I marked figuring never in a thousand years, but I'm thrilled the great algorithm picked me!!!

Jun 26, 2012, 10:20am Top

The new George Saunders!!

Jun 26, 2012, 10:27am Top

I'm looking forward to reading Infinite West: Travels in South Dakota by Fraser Harrison

Jun 26, 2012, 10:43am Top

I'm so excited to have won Perfect is Overrated! I was first introduced to Karen Bergreen months ago when I won Following Polly. It's been my favorite Early Reviewer book so far. I'm sure that Perfect is Overrated won't disappoint either!

Edited: Jun 26, 2012, 11:19am Top

Darwin's Ghosts by Rebecca Stott! I wanted only this book, and I wanted it enough that I knuckled down and wrote reviews for two ER books that had arrived in March.

Edited: Jun 26, 2012, 11:17am Top

Polo in Britain: A History by Horace A. Laffaye - really excited as I love this type of reference book. I wanted this one so much it's the only book I requested this month to avoid possibly winning a different book instead.

Jun 26, 2012, 11:27am Top

I snagged The Map of Lost Memories by Kim Fay. LT thinks I will love the book, even though LT's confidence level in that prediction is low. I expect them to be right -- by all accounts, I should love the book. Happy!

Jun 26, 2012, 11:27am Top

This is my first time winning a Early Reviewers book and I'll be getting: God Save the Queen by Kate Locke. So excited!!

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Jun 26, 2012, 11:50am Top

I'll be receiving Tenth of December by George Saunders. This is a new author for me and I'm looking forward to it. Thanks LTER!

Jun 26, 2012, 12:15pm Top

I won 22 Accessible Road Trips by Candy B. Harrington ... and I am VERY happy to be getting that one!

Jun 26, 2012, 12:38pm Top

I'm also getting God Save the Queen by Kate Locke. It has been a month or so since I placed my request and I can't recall anything about it, but I must have thought it looked good at the time so I'm looking forward to getting it.

Jun 26, 2012, 12:54pm Top

"Darwin's Ghosts" by Rebecca Stott will come to my mailbox.

Jun 26, 2012, 12:57pm Top

'Full Disclosure' from Dee Henderson!! I cannot wait, I've been waiting years for her to write a new one! This is my first book for Early Reviewers through LibraryThing!

Jun 26, 2012, 12:58pm Top

I'm getting Playing with Matches by Carolyn Wall looking forward to this southern fiction book!

Jun 26, 2012, 1:44pm Top

Goodbye For Now by Laurie Frankel

Jun 26, 2012, 2:27pm Top

Jun 26, 2012, 2:47pm Top

I'm getting what happened to my sister this is the first time my ER win has been something that I think really fits in with my library.

Jun 26, 2012, 2:50pm Top

Playing with Matches: A Novel by Carolyn Wall! Excited!!! No matter how much I love my Kindle.. there is nothing like reading a "real" book!

Jun 26, 2012, 2:57pm Top

I won The Demands by Mark Billingham. It is my first book for Early Reviewers through LibraryThing! I'm really happy :-)

Edited: Jun 26, 2012, 5:49pm Top

I'm getting Tex Rickard by Colleen Aycock.

Edited: Jun 26, 2012, 3:11pm Top

Re: 20 Infinite West will be winging its way toward you in tomorrow's mail. We hope you enjoy it and we're looking forward to reading your review! Best wishes, The folks at the SDSHS Press

Jun 26, 2012, 3:15pm Top

sdhspress Thank you. It is good to hear that the book is being sent out so soon.

Jun 26, 2012, 4:06pm Top

You're welcome, Calm!

Jun 26, 2012, 4:18pm Top

I'm so happy:) I'll be getting East of Denver by Gregory Hill. I love books like this.

Jun 26, 2012, 4:25pm Top

I won The Iron Wyrm Affair. Looks like fun!

Jun 26, 2012, 4:32pm Top

The Lotus Keeper by K. R. Dial is the first Early Reviewers book I've won, Can't wait.

Jun 26, 2012, 4:34pm Top

Vengeance by Benjamin Black for me. I'm very, very pleased.

Jun 26, 2012, 4:59pm Top

Shadow Show yiiiipeeee!

Jun 26, 2012, 8:40pm Top

Very pleased and looking forward to receiving Infinite West: Travels in South Dakota.

Jun 26, 2012, 8:45pm Top

I'm in for The United States Chess Championship, 1845-2011. Now time to dig out a chessboard!

Jun 26, 2012, 9:07pm Top

I won Lake Country by Sean Doolittle.

Jun 26, 2012, 9:45pm Top

I won A Different Kind of Normal by Cathy Lamb. This is one I was really hoping for! So excited! :)

Edited: Jun 26, 2012, 10:03pm Top

Super excited to be getting Stormdancer by Jay Kristoff!

Jun 27, 2012, 12:08am Top

The Demands by Mark Billingham. Love this series; glad my wait-time between books will be cut down, thanks to the ER program!

Jun 27, 2012, 1:21am Top

Like sangreal (>2 sangreal:), I am super excited to be receiving Grandad, There's a Head on the Beach, the second in a new series by Colin Cotterill, having recently devoured all the mysteries in his Dr. Siri series pretty much back-to-back and absolutely loved them. I've got the first in the new series, Killed at the Whim of a Hat on my bedside table, so I'll be ready to start Head on the Beach when it arrives.

Edited: Jun 27, 2012, 10:28am Top

I won North by 2000+ by H. A. Hargreaves. Looking forward to reading this, as I always enjoy a collection of short stories. Touchstone for this one doesn't work as well as most of the touchstones.

Jun 27, 2012, 10:56am Top

Now this should be great! Comic Books and the Cold War by Rafiel York.

Jun 27, 2012, 10:59am Top

I will be recieving Getting Over Mr. Right by Chrissie Manby. Looks like a fun and interesting read.

Jun 27, 2012, 12:35pm Top

I should be receiving Jersey Joe Walcott: A Boxing Biography, which interests me very much.

Jun 27, 2012, 3:56pm Top

Another new reviewer here and I'll be receiving Rising Shadows by Ashley Townsend. Looks like a fun read! Looking forward to it. :)

Jun 28, 2012, 1:18pm Top

PolarisBeacon - it's on its way. Should be there by early next week at the latest. Enjoy! The folks at SDSHS Press

Jun 28, 2012, 6:54pm Top

#60 - Thank you - looking forward to reading it!

Jun 28, 2012, 7:56pm Top

I'm getting Jersey Joe Walcott: A Boxing Biography. In the 3 years (36 months) I' ve been a LibraryThing member, I've gotten 22 books. What's crazy it that I seem to have become an almost automatic "sports book reviewer," as 7 of those books are about sports figures and most of those books have come in the last 6-9 months or so.

It's crazy because, while I follow sports and enjoy books about sports and people in sports, I read way more than that. Not that I'm complaining, I've received a lot of good books.

Jun 29, 2012, 12:57pm Top

Lake Country by Sean Doolittle

Dennis Lehane raved about it, so that convinced me to read it. I hope he was honest so I believe him in the future.

Jun 30, 2012, 1:08pm Top

Playing with Matches: A Novel by Carolyn Wall

Jul 3, 2012, 1:38pm Top

Jul 5, 2012, 7:59pm Top

Excited to have won Goodbye for Now.

Edited: Sep 11, 2012, 11:23am Top

Won, received United States Chess Championship, 3rd Ed. and reviewed it.

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