- Slam by Nick Hornby
- Love Stories in This Town by Amanda Eyre Ward (short stories)
- Truck, a love story by Michael Perry
- It Sucked and then I Cried by Heather B. Armstrong
- The Lace Reader by Brunonia Barry
- The O Henry Prize Stories 2008
- The Sister by Poppy Adams
I purchased the first book in the Fables series and am disappointed that it hasn't arrived yet. Hopefully, it will make it's appearance when Saturday's mail lands on the doorstep.