Freud's Mistress by Karen Mack and Jennifer Kaufman came from Amy Einhorn Booksand TLC Book Tours for a blog tour.
Fiction about real people? Juicy! About Freud and his affair with his sister-in-law? Scandalous! And eminently intriguing.
Swimming in the Moon by Pamela Schoenewaldt came from William Morrowand TLC Book Tours for a blog tour.
I have always been fascinated by what drove people to emigrate to the US so this tale a of a young girl and her talented mother who leave Italy and end up on the vaudeville circuit and the struggles and demons they face is right up my alley.
If you'd like to see the marvelous goodies in other people's mailboxes, make sure to visit The Reading Fever as she is hosting this month's Mailbox Monday and have fun seeing how we are all doing our part to keep the USPS and delivery services viable.