Sunday, April 3, 2011

In My Mailbox (3)

In My Mailbox is a meme that is hosted by The Story Siren. It's a fun way to share what books we got for the week.


I got quite a few books this week! Exciting! 



Fallen From Grace | M.J. Putney (Amazon | Goodreads)
This book is free on Amazon for the kindle. It's a bonus story to The Dark Mirror. It was Allarde's story before he met Victoria. I read it this week and liked it.

Then, I went to Powells (otherwise known as The City of Books), and bought lots of books. I can usually find used books in great condition or great sale priced books there. This was my first trip to the big Powells in downtown Portland. It was huge! A book lovers paradise.

The Poison Eaters | Holly Black (Amazon | Goodreads)
Holly Black is going to be in town this month for a signing, so I had to pick up a few of her books! I really like this cover. 

White Cat | Holly Black (Amazon | Goodreads)
I have been wanting this one for a while! Holly coming to town was the perfect excuse to buy it. 

 The Dead Tossed Waves | Carrie Ryan (Amazon | Goodreads)
This is the only book I payed full price for this week. I LOVED the Forest of Hands and Teeth and can't wait to read this one.

This Lullaby | Sarah Dessen (Amazon | Goodreads)
This was on sale and I've heard good things about Sarah Dessen, so I picked this up. It's on sale for super cheap on amazon right now!

The Luxe | Anna Godberson (Amazon | Goodreads)
This is another one that I've heard good things about that I found at a great price and picked up.

Radiance | Alyson Noel (Amazon | Goodreads)
This book is so pretty! I love how the pages have the torn edge look (no idea what that's called).

Then I found a couple books at Borders for only $4 each. Yay! 

Hush, Hush | Rebecca Fitzpatrick (Amazon | Goodreads)
I've been wanting to read this one for so long. Yay for $4!

Spells | Aprilynne Pike (Amazon | Goodreads)
She's coming in June, so I need a book for her to sign! Wings (the first book) is actually free for the kindle right now (I still need to read it). I actually like the other cover a lot better, but I haven't seen it anywhere.

Oh! and I got a super cute kids book to review from NetGalley:

I Am Tama, Lucky Cat | Wendy Henrichs (Amazon | Goodreads
Anyone on NetGalley can download and review this one. It's really cute! I'll review it later. 



14 comments:

  1. This Lullaby was a good read! I read that a few years ago and enjoyed it! Hope you do too! Love the cover for Holly Black's book! Happy Reading!

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  2. Great books this week. White Cat is awesome I am excited to read the sequel as soon as it arrives. Sarah Dessen's books are awesome - hope you enjoy This Lullaby.
    Happy reading.
    Sally.
    http://theelifylop.blogspot.com/2011/04/in-my-mailbox-13.html

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  3. The Luxe, Hush, Hush and Spells are all sooo good! Anna Godberson is amoung my favorite authors. Hope you like the books!

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  4. Good looking books this week! You got quiet a few that I know I really want to read. I can't wait to see your reviews on them.

    Chelsea @ Rand0m Girl

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  5. I can't wait for the June book signing. I need to read Aprilynne's books soon.

    http://kristina-worldofbooks.blogspot.com/2011/04/in-my-mailbox-3.html

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  6. Great books this week! Lots that I've either loved or have on my TBR. Happy Reading!

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  7. WOW great books! I enjoyed White Cat and Hush,Hush and hope you'll enjoy it too! I'm still waiting on hold for Spells so looking forward to your thoughts on it :)

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  8. Powells truly is a book-lovers paradise! And wow, you've got some great books here, I'm really jealous of your reading pile right now! I also need to pick up something by Sarah Dessen, I still haven't read any of her books. Well, next shopping-spree, maybe.

    -Lucy

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  9. Thanks for visiting! Wow you have some great books here. Hush Hush is on my TBR list too. The Poison Eaters looks interesting. Have fun reading :)

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  10. Wow, you got a ton of great books in your mailbox this week! I really have to start reading a Sarah Dessen as everyone says she's amazing.

    Can't wait to check out your reviews. And would love to know what you think about Luxe when you read it. I think the cover is stunning, just not sure if it's a genre that I'd love.

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  11. I love the Forest of Hands and Teeth as well :) My husband like the second one even better but I was torn about my fave :)

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  12. Hi !! I'm your latest follower !! Thanks for stopping by my blog, it was really nice ;)
    Great mailbox !! Hush Hush and Spells are pretty good .. and I really want to read White Cat so I look forward to know your thoughts for this one !!
    Happy reading !!

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  13. This Lullaby is a good book. Dexter is one of my favorite characters but I think that Remy was too stubborn. Remy does not believe in love and I can see why she doesn't. I still think that she should let everything go the way it should insted of ending the relationship after a while though. Remy's mom keeps getting divorced and then remarried and that's why I think Remy doesn't believe in love. In this book Remy's mom get remarried for the fifth time. Before her mom gets married Remy meets a boy named Dexter. Dexter instantly believes that they are meant to be together but Remy can't stand him. Remy finally falls for Dexter and they are together for a while.

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