Most everyone must know Murder by Death by now. If you don't, you should. She's an excellent book friend and the resident Booklikes cheerleader, librarian and problem sleuth. Recently, she had a three-year blogging anniversary in which she had a book gifting giveaway.
I won. Apparently this is my time in the sun.
Being the cool human that she is, I tend to follow her around to see what she's up too and several months ago she inadvertently introduced me to Bookoutlet.com. This site has awesome remainder sale prices, plus some scratch and dent stuff. So with the given book budget, I sought my deal. A deal was found and my gift arrived. It's already found a home:
Thank you, MbD for my beautiful hardcovers The Aeronaut's Windlass and Vision in Silver! They arrived in great condition and I will think of you when I see them on my shelf...forever...(that's not too creepy, right?).