Can I get some Opinions here??

So today, I received an automated email from PaperBackSwap letting me know that a book that I requested was available in the system. Excited I logged on and requested it. Then shortly there after, I received an email letting me know my request was accepted. Yet then a little later I received a message stating that my request had been denied due to my requester conditions. So here’s the deal, when I request a book, automatically my ‘conditions’ are sent. These are my conditions. I am not willing to receive books directly from a smoking home. I really do not like Mass Market Paperback. If the book is MM, please tell me before sending it. Sometimes the program lists things only as Paperback and it is difficult to always know. (Mass Market is the really small size, usually thicker and retail normally around $6 or so rather than the larger. . .

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Your Baby’s First Year Week by Week

Let the trusted authors of Your Pregnancy™ Week by Week—the book you relied on while you were pregnant—guide you through baby’s remarkable, sometimes mind-boggling first year. With easy-to-understand information at your fingertips, you’ll know what to look for and understand what’s happening. This book will provide you with the skills necessary to support and encourage baby’s growth.

Thoroughly revised and updated, Your Baby’s First Year™ Week by Week includes the latest pediatric guidelines and recommendations, plus more than 50 new topics—everything from food allergies to cord-blood banking. It also features the essential milestones of baby’s social, emotional, intellectual and physical development on a weekly basis.

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100 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum by Cathy Duffy

The key to successful home education, homeschool veterans will tell you, is determining your educational philosophy and marrying it to your child’s le…more The key to successful home education, homeschool veterans will tell you, is determining your educational philosophy and marrying it to your child’s learning style. Then you can make an informed decision in choosing the right educational curriculum for the child. This is the formula for success.

In 100 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum, homeschool guru Cathy Duffy can help you accomplish these critical tasks. Cathy will give you her top choices from every subject area, approaching everything through a Christian worldview perspective. This book is a critical volume for the homeschooling community.

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Dark in the City of Light by Paul Robertson {Preview}

What Evil Haunts the Shadows of 1870s Paris?

Baron Ferdinand Harsanyi — After his wife’s mysterious death, this Austrian attaché holds control over mines whose coveted ore could turn the tide of war.

Therese Harsanyi — Swept up in new romance and the spectacle of Paris, the Baron’s daughter is blind to the dangers stalking her family and the city she loves.

Rudolph Harsanyi — Unsure whom to trust, the Baron’s son’s grief over his mother’s death twists into growing anger and a desire to break free.

As France and Prussia plunge toward war, one family is caught in a web of deceit, political intrigue, and murder that threatens to tear them apart.

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The Last Operative by Jerry B. Jenkins

Jordan Kirkwood wants to go quietly into the sunset. His career as an NSA intelligence officer has taken a significant toll. His two adult children are little more than distant acquaintances. His wife has been patient and supportive, but he knows she has deserved better. That was part of the reason they were going to London. He wanted her to see Europe like a tourist. But that was before he was given intelligence information during the recent mission to Germany. The threat is grave—bigger than 9/11. And the risk is compounded by the fact that someone inside the NSA is involved. The most hidden place in Kirkwood’s past will have to be unmasked in order to meet the challenges of this mission.

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Lalo Treasures

When spring arrives and sun-kissed delights sparkle in the air, the joy of nature invites you to relax and enjoy the sunlight, and ask your loved one “Voulez-vous dancer avec moi ce soir?” all the while surrounded by gardens full of flowers. After hours spent dreaming in green fields covered with morning dew you whisper to your loved one, “what a beautiful day”. This was Orna Lalo’s inspiration for her Summer 2010 Lalo Treasures collection, The Birds and the Beads. The perfect summer accessory. The earrings are hand decorated and made out of resin which makes them light, comfortable and easy to wear. There are many more color schemes and designs available together with matching necklaces bracelets, rings and pins. Retail prices range from $30 up to $240.00 The earrings retail for $65.00. Lalo Treasures is distributed throughout the USA and Canada by African Express, a 20 year old distributor of designer jewelry.

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