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In My Mailbox # 8

Posted March 19, 2012 by chooseyabooks in imm / 3 Comments

In My Mailbox

So here is my eighth In My Mailbox which was started at thestorysiren.com as a way to show the books we’ve received or bought this week and swoon over everyone’s books.  I did try and do a video, but it ended up 15 minutes long! Suffice to say, I’ve had an amazing week this week!

 

Bought:

The Summoning-Kelley Armstrong (not pictured above)

Received for review:

 

Heart-Shaped Bruise- Tanya Bryne*
Witchstruck- Victoria Lamb **
White Cat-Holly Black ****
Soul Beach-Kate Harrison ****
The Killables-Gemma Malley ***
Pandemonium-Lauren Oliver ***
Struck-Jennifer Bosworth **

* Received from Headline UK.
** Received from Random House Children’s Books UK
*** Received from Indigo/Orion Children’s Books
**** Received from Hodder & Stoughton

Many thanks to the wonderful publishers I got this amazing haul of books from, I can’t wait to read them all. Also thanks to Harper Collins’ Children’s Dept who sent me a copy of Partials by Dan Wells; as I already have one I will be saving for this for my upcoming giveaway so don’t forget to follow via email or wordpress to be in with a shot of winning this excellent book!

So what have you got in your mailbox this week then?

In My Mailbox # 7

In My Mailbox # 7

So here is my fifth In My Mailbox which was started by the lovely Kristi at thestorysiren.com as a way to show the books we’ve received or bought this week. Bought:   Hunting Lila- Sarah Alderson Gifted: This Is Not Forgiveness-Celia Rees My dad bought this for me and I’m really excited about reading it as it seems really good and an intense read.  Received for review:            Partials-Dan Wells* New Girl-Paige Harbison ** The Summer My Life Began-Shannon Greenland  ***   * Hardcopy  from HarperCollinsUK, thank you!  ** E-copy received from HarlequinUK via Netgalley. Thanks, I’ve been waiting for this one for a while and  I loved Here Lies Bridget *** E-copy received from Penguin Publishing Group via NetGalley. I’m reviewing this as part of the book’s blog tour soon so don’t forget to look out […]

Posted March 12, 2012 by chooseyabooks in imm / 3 Comments
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In My Mailbox # 6

In My Mailbox # 6

So here is my sixth In My Mailbox which was started at thestorysiren.com as a way to show the books we’ve received or bought this week. Bought:                             Under The Never Sky-Veronica Rossi Nobody’s Girl-Sarra Manning By Midnight-Mia James The Catastrophic History of You and Me- Jess Rothenberg A lovely relative bought me the Catastrophic History of You and Me and I got the rest on a 3 for 2 offer, which I never seem to see anymore in shops so had to snap up. I’ve heard such great things about Under The Never Sky and I’ve wanted to read Nobody’s Girl for ages as I adored Let’s Get Lost by Sarra Manning. By Midnight was a more spontaneous choice but the summary intrigued me and I love books in boarding schools for […]

Posted February 12, 2012 by chooseyabooks in imm / 22 Comments
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In My Mailbox # 5

In My Mailbox # 5

So here is my fifth In My Mailbox which was started at thestorysiren.com as a way to show the books we’ve received or bought this week. Sorry for the absence over the last few weeks, but I’m back now 🙂 Bought:            Unearthly and Hallowed-Cynthia Hand If I Die-Rachel Vincent Everneath- Brodi Ashton Someone Else’s Life-Katie Dale (I wanted my own copy and Dale was kind enough to sign my copy at her book launch + a copy for my giveaway here) Received for review:      Half Blood Soul- HD Gordon * Torn- Stephanie Guerra Slipping Reality- Emily Beaver The Vanishing Game-Kate Kae Myers * Received via a goodreads read and review group, thanks guys! All review books unless otherwise stated were received via netgalley. So what have you got in your mailbox this week then?

Posted February 6, 2012 by chooseyabooks in imm / 0 Comments
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In My Mailbox # 4

In My Mailbox # 4

So here is my fourth In My Mailbox which was started at thestorysiren.com. I was incredibly lucky this week to buy a few more wonderful books with my Christmas vouchers and I received some great books for review too and won a few too. Bought:          Long Lankin-Lindsey Barraclough The Sky Is Everywhere-Jandy Nelson Won: Maria V Synder: Inside Out and Outside In Rachel Vincent: Books 1-5 Soul Screamers Gena Showalter: Books 1-3 Twisted series Julie Kagawa-Iron Fey Books 1-4 Paige Harrison-Here Lies Bridget Aimee Carter-The Goddess Test Thanks to Mira Ink for the wonderful books I’ve won courtesy of their 12 days of Christmas giveaway! Received for review:                      You Can Run-Norah McClintock The Unbearable Book Club for Unsinkable Girls-Julie Shumacher The Wednesdays-Julie Bourbeau Starters-Lissa Price Beyond (The Academy) -T P Boje All except for […]

Posted January 16, 2012 by chooseyabooks in imm / 12 Comments
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In My Mailbox # 3

In My Mailbox # 3

So here is my third In My Mailbox which was started at thestorysiren.com. I was incredibly lucky this week to buy a few more wonderful books with my Christmas vouchers and I received some great books for review too. Bought: The Future of Us-Jay Asher and Carolyn Mackler Amy and Roger’s Epic Detour- Morgan Matson Cracked Up To Be-Courtney Summer A Witch In Winter- Ruth Warburton Received for review: Blood Warrior-HD Gordon The Book of Blood and Shadow- Robin Wasserman Me, Earl and the Dying Girl- Jesse Andrews Dying to Know You- Aidan Chambers The Glass Collector-Anna Perera I received Blood Warrior through a goodreads group I am a member of and am excited to read this as a lot of my goodreads friends love it, thank you! Thanks also to Random House Children’s Books, Abrams and Albert Whitman on […]

Posted January 8, 2012 by chooseyabooks in imm / 26 Comments
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In My Mailbox # 2

In My Mailbox # 2

This is a double whammy of an entry this week as I am including the week before as well! Bought (with christmas book vouchers!)                                 Lauren Oliver-Before I Fall John Green-Paper Towns Fracture-Megan Miranda Torn-Cat Clarke Gifted                                               Legend-Marie Lu Daughter of Smoke and Bone-Laini Taylor Every You, Every Me-David Leviathon Cupcake-Rachel Cohn Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children-Ransom Riggs Received for Review Welcome Caller, This Is Chloe-Shelley Coriell What’s in your mailboxes this week then?

Posted January 3, 2012 by chooseyabooks in imm / 4 Comments
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In My Mailbox #1

In My Mailbox #1

I decided to try a meme and I really liked the idea of In My Mailbox which was started at thestorysiren.com and several blogs I read also take part in so thought I would start taking part in this myself. Bought:              Cat Clarke by Entangled Cat Patrick by Forgotten Borrowed:             The true tale of the Monster Billy Dean by David Almond who is one of my favourite British YA authors ever and I was lucky enough to meet when I was younger. The Maze Runner by James Dashner. Momentum by Saci Lloyd Received for review:                       Burnt Children and Stone Bearers by RE Washington, received via the Paranormal Romance and Urban Fantasy Fanatics R2R group on Goodreads. So what have you got in your mailbox this week then?

Posted December 18, 2011 by chooseyabooks in imm / 4 Comments
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