Thursday, May 13, 2010

Who's sending what to whom?

briz-cowgirl is sending:
So Much To Tell You by John Marsden (to froggirlwendy) (sent 28th Jan)

felicia-fairy is sending:
Why Girls Are Weird by Pamela Ribon (to aussieangel2)

froggirlwendy is sending:
She Said Yes by Misty Bernall (to aussieangel2)
Untouchable by Mulk Raj Anand (to dolphin-au)
A Smile in His Lifetime by Joseph Hansen (to crimson-tide)

HeatherA is sending:
[R17] The Last Apache Girl by Jim Fergus (to amberC) (sent 23rd Nov)

kirst040 is sending:
[R17] Without Consent by Kathryn Fox (to luckaye)
Exit Music by Ian Rankin (to luckaye)

luckaye is sending:
[[R16]] Don't Kiss Them Goodbye by Alison DuBois (to norfolk)
Azur Like It by Wendy Holden (to Carole888)
Cat's Eye by Margaret Atwood (to briz-cowgirl)

mummafour is sending:
Candy by Luke Davies (to aussieangel2)

norfolk is sending:
Real Magic: Creating Miracles in Everyday Life by Dr Wayne W. Dyer (to froggirlwendy) (sent 8th Feb)

trystja is sending:
[R17] Garlic & Sapphires by Ruth Reichl (to michyj)

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

moving, to a better place..

the OZ VBB has a new home!

come visit our new digs at

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Round Eighteen is done!

Thanks folks!

Round Nineteen should commence in the first week of May.

Until then, happy reading to all...

What's in the Box?

Round Eighteen Books:
Last Chance To See by Douglas Adams & Mark Carwardine (aussieangel2)
Murder with Puffins by Donna Andrews (sally906)
Dinkum Dunnies by Douglass Baglin & Barbara Mullins (fairy-whispers)
A Trouble of Fools by Linda Barnes (sally906)
March by Geraldine Brooks (KLL)
Ricochet by Sandra Brown (bekoh)
City of Fear by Alafair Burke (bekoh)
Possession by A.S.Byatt (briz-cowgirl)
The Sacred Bones by Michael Byrnes (fairy-whispers)
The Whole Story: A Walk Around The World by Ffyona Campbell (aussieangel2)
The Worthing Saga by Orson Scott Card (luckaye)
The Wild Unwilling Wife by Barbara Cartland (fairy-whispers)
An Arsonist's Guide To Writer's Homes in New England by Brock Clarke (mummafour)
The Penguin Book of Australian Autobiography by John Colmer & Dorothy Colmer (aussieangel2)
Pirate Latitudes by Michael Crichton (bekoh)
Atlantis Found by Clive Cussler (bekoh)
Pure Lust: Elemental Feminist Philosophy by Mary Daly (norfolk)
The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion (livrecache)
Stir Fry by Emma Donoghue (froggirlwendy)
Mr Toppit by Charles Elton (jubby)
Like Water For Chocolate by Laura Esquivel (dolphin-au)
Three To Get Deadly by Janet Evanovich (aussieangel2)
The Collector by John Fowles (dolphin-au)
Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder (fairy-whispers)
Blind Submission by Debra Ginsberg (tqd)
101 Poems to Get You Through the Day (and Night): A Survival Kit for Modern Life by Daisy Goodwin (aussieangel2)
A Patch of Paradise by Gaia Grant (L1nda)
Double Star by Robert A. Heinlein (RockDg9)
Star Trek - Deep Space Nine: Warped by K.W. Jeter (tantan)
Rocco by Sherryl Jordan (fairy-whispers)
Doctor Death by Jonathan Kellerman (bekoh)
Lessons in Heartbreak by Cathy Kelly (mummafour)
The Death Collectors by Jack Kerley (Pat-the-Rat)
Forbidden Love by Norma Khouri (crimson-tide)
Cell by Stephen King (L1nda)
No Logo by Naomi Klein (crimson-tide)
Forever Odd by Dean Koontz (freelunch)
Two Crowns for America by Katherine Kurtz (jennymidget)
The Philosopher's Doll by Amanda Lohrey (Carole888)
Fan Mail by P.D. Martin (bekoh)
Pegasus in Flight by Anne McCaffrey (aussieangel2)
Rosewater And Soda Bread by Marsha Mehran (Carole888)
The Last Empress by Anchee Min (felicia-fairy)
Hands of Life: Use Your Body's Own Energy Medicine for Healing, Recovery, and Transformation by Julie Motz (felicia-fairy)
West Coast by Kate Muir (mummafour)
The Time Traveller's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger (luckaye)
Master and Commander by Patrick O'Brian (KLL)
Batman: Knightfall by Dennis O'Neil (aussieangel2)
Man and Boy by Tony Parsons (froggirlwendy)
1st To Die by James Patterson (HeatherA)
Handle With Care by Jodi Picoult (livrecache)
Vanishing Acts by Jodi Picoult (crimson-tide)
Star Trek: Prime Directive by Judith Reeves-Stevens & Garfield Reeves-Stevens (freelunch)
Temple by Matthew Reilly (catsalive)
Seven Ancient Wonders by Matthew Reilly (catsalive)
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys (dolphin-au)
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley (aussieangel2)
Leadbelly: Inside Australia's Underworld Wars by John Silvester & Andrew Rule (aussieangel2)
The Triumph Of The Sun by Wilbur Smith (briz-cowgirl)
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck (KLL)
The Death And Life Of Superman by Roger Stern (aussieangel2)
Sliver of Truth by Lisa Unger (Pat-the-Rat)
Star Trek - The Next Generation: A Time to Be Born by John Vornholt (tantan)
Cats Creep the Fire to Art by Matthew Ward (fairy-whispers)
Guilty Creatures by Sue Welfare (trystja)
That Way Lies Camelot by Janny Wurts (jennymidget)

Round Seventeen Books:
Monsters from the Id by Anthony L. Abraham (jennymidget)
Mother of God by David Ambrose (fairy-whispers)
Darkhouse by Alex Barclay (aussieangel2)
Wizard at Large by Terry Brooks (aussieangel2)
Mean Season by Heather Cochran (luckaye)
Treasure by Clive Cussler (froggirlwendy)
Home Front by Patti Davis (RockDg9)
Word of Honour by Nelson De Mille (aussieangel2)
Four To Score by Janet Evanovich (freelunch)
High Five by Janet Evanovich (freelunch)
Hot Six by Janet Evanovich (freelunch)
Seven Up by Janet Evanovich (freelunch)
Hard Eight by Janet Evanovich (freelunch)
Visions of Sugar Plums by Janet Evanovich (freelunch)
Lean Mean Thirteen by Janet Evanovich (tantan)
Lunatic Soup by Andrew Fraser (Pat-the-Rat)
Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden (HeatherA)
The Firm by John Grisham (trystja)
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini (trystja)
The Divine Worshipper by Christian Jacq (trystja)
Amazons of Somelon by Raymond Kaminski (jennymidget)
Velocity by Dean Koontz (luckaye)
One Foot Wrong by Sofie Laguna (jubby)
Cloud Mountain (Advance Reading Copy) by Aimee Liu (aussieangel2)
The Under Fives Activity Book by Stella Maidment (aussieangel2)
Nadia Knows Best by Jill Mansell (froggirlwendy)
The Pleasure of My Company by Steve Martin (michyj)
Created By by Richard Christian Matheson (fairy-whispers)
The Ballad of Desmond Kale by Roger McDonald (norfolk)
Blood Jaguar by Michael H. Payne (jennymidget)
Dream Making in a Dream-Taking World by Dr. Steve Price (BellaMack)
Falling by Anne Provoost (jennymidget)
Time of Trial by Michael Pryor (KLL)
Living on a Prayer by Sheila Quigley (Pat-the-Rat)
Bones to Ashes by Kathy Reichs (bekoh)
Invisible Prey by John Sandford (Pat-the-Rat)
Never Say Never by Prim Shea (aussieangel2)
Fit to Print: Inside the Canberra Press Gallery by Margaret Simons (DrCris)
Big Cherry Holler by Adriana Trigiani (froggirlwendy)
Orbit by Lawrence Watt-Evans, Ben Bova & Issac Asimov (RockDg9)
The Lost Runes by Jane Welch (jennymidget)
Someone Like You by Laura Zigman (crimson-tide)

Donations (note: if you select a donated book you still need to offer a replacement):
King Lear by William Shakespeare (livrecache)

The contents of the box can be browsed online at


freelunch has selected two books:
Backstage Passes: Life on the Wild Side with David Bowie by Angela Bowie
Dying Inside by Robert Silverberg

and replaced them with:
Forever Odd by Dean Koontz
Star Trek: Prime Directive by Judith Reeves-Stevens & Garfield Reeves-Stevens