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Free books!!!

Yes, really. It's that time of year again where I weed my bookshelves and remove extra copies of books, books I read and enjoyed and want to pass on, books that weren't my cuppa but might be someone else's, and so on. The books are listed below; all you have to do to claim one (or more) is be the first to comment and ask for it. Claim as many as you like; I pay the shipping, because I love sending my books to happy new homes. If you have questions about any of them I'll be happy to answer if I can, but you should be able to look 'em up on Amazon or GoodReads or heck, just use "the google." Unless otherwise noted, assume they're in very good but not quite new condition. There are even a couple that are like-new, good enough to be a gift.

Really, they're free. No catch. Jump right in, and feel free to spread the word!!

The Lost Books of the Odyssey by Zachary Mason (hc)
The Semi-Attached Couple and the Semi-Detached House by Emily Eden (pb)
A Monstrous Regiment of Women by Laurie R. King (hc; part of the Holmes/Russell series)
The Good Fight by Ralph Nader (hc)
Your House Is On Fire, Your Children All Gone by Stefan Kiesbye (pb)
Lord of the Far Island by Victoria Holt (hc but former library book)
The Shivering Sands by Victoria Holt (hc but former library book, no cover)
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher (hc)
Dragonflight by Anne McCaffrey (pb)
Helliconia Spring by Brian Aldiss (pb)
Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert Heinlein (hc; book club edition)
Houseboat on the Styx by A.F. Moritz (pb)

The Steampunk Trilogy by Paul DiFilippo (hc; includes Victoria, Hottentots, and Walt and Emily)
44 Scotland Street by Alexander McCall Smith (pb)
The Physick Books of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe (hc)
New Eves: Science Fiction about the Extraordinary Women of Tomorrow (hc)
Clean & Green by Annie Berthold-Bond (pb; about “green” housekeeping and cleaning)
This Book is Overdue: How Librarians and Cybrarians Can Save Us All by Marilyn Johnson (pb)
A Study in Sherlock, edited by Laurie R. King (pb)
Codex by Lev Grossman (pb)
Wine Journal (hc; blank journal for recording info about the wines you drink, never used, nice enough it could be a gift)
Creole Cajun Cooking Cards (30 or so printed Southern/Cajun recipe cards in a printed brown paper bag; cards are in great shape but bag looks a little tired)
Kitchen Gardener magazine, 11 issues from Apr/May 1999 to Feb/Mar 2001
Goodnight iPad by Ann Droyd (hc; spoof of Goodnight Moon; nice enough it could be a gift)
Harry Potter and the Sorceror’s Stone (pb – as if anyone on my flist needs this lol)
Never Seen by Waking Eyes by Stephen Dedman (pb)
Second Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, all 3 volumes (The Wounded Land, The One Tree, White Gold Wielder) (hc; book club edition; jackets worn, faded, a bit raggedy)

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rivertempest
Feb. 5th, 2013 12:32 am (UTC)
*waves hands and jumps up and down*

Please! Could I have this one?

A Study in Sherlock, edited by Laurie R. King (pb)

I think you should have my address...
delphipsmith
Feb. 5th, 2013 02:37 am (UTC)
It's yours! I have your address, no worries.
teddyradiator
Feb. 5th, 2013 12:42 am (UTC)
I'd love the Grossman Codex, but if that's already gone, I wouldn't mind the cajun cooking recipe cards - I'm a sucker for recipes! Thank you - what a lovely thing to do for your friends list. You're a doll!
delphipsmith
Feb. 5th, 2013 02:39 am (UTC)
Both are yours! PM me your address (if you haven't already).
Edit: And I'm so glad you want the recipe cards!! I've been itching to pass them on to someone :)

Edited at 2013-02-05 02:40 am (UTC)
madeleone
Feb. 5th, 2013 01:16 am (UTC)
If you still have them, I'd like: This Book is Overdue: How Librarians and Cybrarians Can Save Us All by Marilyn Johnson (pb) (for my librarian daughter.) I'd also like the Second Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, all 3 volumes (The Wounded Land, The One Tree, White Gold Wielder)

I'll pm you my addy.
delphipsmith
Feb. 5th, 2013 02:41 am (UTC)
You got it. Yay for librarian daughters! I received not one but two copies of this, so this is the extra. I loved it and I'm sure she will too. Stephen R. Donaldson is an amazing writer, glad these are going to a good home.
toblass
Feb. 5th, 2013 01:50 am (UTC)
May I please have Goodnight iPad? I've been eyeballing that book for a while and it would be perfect at my house! Thank you!
delphipsmith
Feb. 5th, 2013 02:42 am (UTC)
You may! It's very clever and all too true...
lijahlover
Feb. 5th, 2013 05:55 pm (UTC)
Hi I would like 44 Scotland Street by Alexander McCall Smith and the Wine journal I could give it to my sis as a gift :) She would love it :)
delphipsmith
Feb. 8th, 2013 01:41 am (UTC)
It's yours! So glad they're going to a good home :)
lijahlover
Feb. 8th, 2013 03:13 am (UTC)
*hugs*
delphipsmith
Feb. 9th, 2013 07:18 pm (UTC)
PM me your address...
teddyradiator
Feb. 9th, 2013 02:28 am (UTC)
I will admit to being intrigued by the Steampunk Trilogy and, to be honest, I've never read the Sorceror's Stone - I only have the UK book! I also like the sound of Never Seen by Waking Eyes, so if you want to throw those into my pot, I'll give them a good home. But if you've already sent them and I'm being too greedy, tell me to shut up! ;) I just can't resist the lure of good books.
delphipsmith
Feb. 9th, 2013 03:22 pm (UTC)
Trip to the post office happens this morning, so nope, I haven't sent yours and will happily add these into it as well :)
teddyradiator
Feb. 9th, 2013 03:23 pm (UTC)
You are a STAR! And thank you so, so much. I apologise for my absolute greed, but, but, but, it's books!!! ;) And I loves my preciousesssss, yes I does...
iulia_linnea
Feb. 10th, 2013 12:46 am (UTC)
If they're still available, I'd like Clean & Green, The Physick Books of Deliverance Dane, New Eves, and the Kitchen Gardener magazines. *feels greedy*
delphipsmith
Feb. 10th, 2013 12:57 am (UTC)
Fabulous! You'll *love* the Kitchen Gardener issues, so many wonderful ideas. Makes you want to go out and dig in the dirt :)
iulia_linnea
Feb. 10th, 2013 01:00 am (UTC)
*dances*

Thank you so much! :D
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