Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Autumn Book Swap Results

Book Swap

Sherry swapped The Hidden Art of Homemaking by Edith Schaeffer for Molly P.'s choice of Learning to Breathe Again by Tammy Trent.

Jeanette swapped One of Ours by Willa Cather for Amy J.'s choice of Arabian Winds by Linda Chaikin.

Jessica R. swapped Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte for Lisa M.'s choice of The Stand by Stephen King.

Sarah M. (me) swapped Elizabeth Gaskell's Wives and Daughters for Amy R. (My Friend Amy)'s Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden.

Satsuki swapped Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes for Charlessa's choice of Jonathan's Journey by Katherine Bell.

Alison S. swapped The Goose Girl by Shannon Hale for Deanne's choice of Enchantment by Orson Scott Card.

Sara J. swapped The Oxford Book of Humorous Prose by Frank Muir for Terri Murphy's choice of Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen.

Carrie (Reading to Know) swapped The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart for Brittanie's choice of The Negotiator by Dee Henderson.

Veonika W. (Godwriter) swapped Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand for Lisa S.'s (Writes) choice of Persuasion by Jane Austen.

Thank you Carrie for co-hosting this swap! Thank you all for participating! I hope you enjoy your books. Be sure to return and leave a comment if you post a review of your book. Also -- and for everyone -- watch for an announcement after the first of the year for our next book swap.

5 comments:

Carrie said...

Awesome work on coordinating the results, Sarah! Thanks so much!

And thank you everyone. I'm envious about half of your swaps and am looking forward to reading my own! =D Very fun.

Kids Napping? I'm Scrapping! said...

Thank you again Sarah for hosting... I can't wait to get started on my partner Lisa's choice. :)

Amy said...

I can't believe how huge my book is! :)
I hope you got yours, and thanks again!

the Joneses said...

Terri's choice for me, "Water for Elephants," was excellent. I enjoyed it thoroughly. The writing is top-notch; the author actually knows HOW to "show, not tell."

There were some "R-rated" parts, but they were within context of the story and I didn't find them over indulgent.

Highly recommended.

-- SJ

ibeeeg said...

I received The Goose Girl from Alison!
Thanks Sarah for hosting the swap because I was enabled to read a wonderful book!

You can read my review here:
http://ibeeeg.blogspot.com/2008/10/goose-girl.html