Sunday, March 18, 2012

In My Mailbox (5)

In My Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by The Story Siren, featuring the books I've received in some way, shape or form this week. For more info, check out the introduction post.

A few weeks ago I won The Book Life's follower love giveaway of a mystery box of books, and this week it arrived. Best mystery box EVER. Thank you again, Sarah!



In the box:
Chopsticks, by Jessica Anthony
Lovetorn, by Kavita Daswani
The Secret Sisterhood of Heartbreakers, by Lynn Weingarten
Kiss Crush Collide, by Christina Meredith
Double, by Jenny Valentine
Never Eighteen, by Megan Bostic
Tempest (audiobook), by Julie Cross
A bunch of very cute bookmarks, buttons and a notebook.

Other books I got this week that I was too lazy to take pictures of:

Bought (yay Goodwill bookstores!):
The Nanny Diaries, by Emma McLaughlin & Nicola Kraus
Snow Falling on Cedars, by David Guterson

From the library:
The Magicians, by Lev Grossman
If I Stay, by Gayle Foreman
Dead to You, by Lisa McMann
The Black Stiletto, by Raymond Benson
Before I Fall, by Lauren Oliver

Edit: I forgot I got a couple of ARCs from NetGalley as well!
Avatar: The Last Airbender, Vol. 1, by Gene Luen Yang, Bryan Konietzko. Artist Gurihiru (eee!)
The City's Son, by Tom Pollock
Innocent Darkness, by Suzanne Lazear

11 comments:

  1. Great set! Nanny Diaries was an interesting book. I loved If I Stay. I want to read Guterson's book.
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    1. Honestly, I picked Nanny Diaries up on a whim because I'm about to watch the movie. XD I'm excited for If I Stay.

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  2. Enjoy Tempest an Chopsticks! If I Stay was a good book!

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    1. I'm looking forward to them so much!

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  3. Wow - you got some some awesome stuff in there!! Chopsticks is a really cool book.....

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    1. So I've heard! I'm really excited to check it out.

      Thanks for stopping by!

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  4. New follower! Great haul!! I'm dying to read Never Eighteen and Tempest! And my hubby has those same bookmarks, lol! (the Yes, I'm actually reading...ones)Here's my IMM if you'd like to follow back: http://www.theonceandfuturelibrarian.blogspot.com/2012/03/in-my-mailbox-12.html

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    1. Hey Kary, thanks for stopping by and following! I'll definitely be returning the favor in a sec. :D

      Haha, those bookmarks are really adorable, I know I'm gonna love them once I start using them all the time.

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  5. Such fun!! Enjoy all your reads. Can't wait for your review of The Magicians -- super well written, and deeply loathed by me! ;)

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    1. Hahahaha, I think I can see why! I'm really enjoying it, but at the same time I don't know why, because I dislike half the characters. XD

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  6. Amazing haul! What a wonderful giveaway! So many awesome books in there :D RANDOM but that zombie button on your side bar freaks me out -_- EEKS! *runs away*

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    Giselle from booknerd.ca
    In My Mailbox

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