Pardon my girlish squeal

9 Oct

But tonight, I came in from running to the grocery store, and there was a package for me from Random House (you know, the book people.)

I thought “I don’t remember ordering a book…did Josh order a book and have it sent to me?  Maybe it’s a birthday present….”

(Okay, this is where I’ll confess that for one teeny moment, I thought “Hey!  They think I’m a genius and that’s a “please write for us so we can publish you” package”, and then I thought “no, it’s too book shaped.”.)

I opened it up and found this –

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It’s a hardback copy of “The Night Circus” by Erin Morgenstern – which if you haven’t read it, please, stop now, go to your nearest bookseller, and get it.  Just get it.

I love this book, it falls into that special “I wish I had written that myself” category.

And it’s autographed!

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See, Doubleday posted something on Twitter of “Do you want a free autographed copy? Enter here!”.  I followed the link, entered, and now, I have one!

Pardon me whilst I geek out ever so slightly.

*geek*

 

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3 Responses to “Pardon my girlish squeal”

  1. Shirley H October 9, 2013 at 11:09 pm #

    *girly squeal* I loved that book; no wonder you’re so excited!

  2. Dean B October 10, 2013 at 3:55 am #

    I’m intrigued. Will put the title in my ever-growing-book-list. Thanks!

  3. scentfragrance November 9, 2013 at 8:05 am #

    I love this book! It’s super magical!

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