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Saturday, February 20, 2010

In My Mailbox- Week of February 15 + Retrospective

So I wasn't able to do a vlog since I didn't have a chance to be alone, but I took a picture of all the ARCs I got this week. I was very excited to get a lot of these! Here's the picture:

Books Shown:

I showed The Reckoning just cuz I didn't show a picture of it when I got it two weeks ago. I wanted to show people it (and it may be going on tour soon so keep an eye out!)
Whisper by Phoebe Kitanidis
Lost for Words by Alice Kuipers
Saving Maddie by Varian Johnson
The Life of Glass by Jillian Cantor
Seth Baumgartner's Love Manifesto
Tell Me A Secret by Holly Cupala
Wicked Girls by Stephanie Hemphill
Fat Vampire by Adam Rex
Spells by Aprilynne Pike
Something Like Fate by Susane Colasanti
Hourglass by Claudia Gray
Still Sucks To Be Me by Kimberly Pauley

And now, my retrospective:

Monday- I started a two week contest for 3 copies of Wherever Nina Lies by Lynn Weingarten. It will end March 1.

Wednesday- I put up a review for Eternal by Cynthia Leitich Smith.

Friday- I reviewed When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead, which won the Newbery Award recently.

Please please comment on these reviews- no one has showed them any love and they are wonderful books! Please comment. In fact, if you comment with a substantial reply, you can gain an extra entry into the Wherever Nina Lies contest!


  1. You got a lot of great ARCs! I see several I want and some I'll have to look up, as I've never heard of them. I love the cover for Seth Baumgartner's Love Manifesto though! I hope you enjoy your books.

  2. Oh James, I think you should let me borrow Seth Baumgartner's Love Manifesto and Fat Vampire! LOL LOL

    Great Books this week! I see some really great ones there!!!! Enjoy, and I'm your first comment, yay!

  3. Oh darn, I might not be your first comment, stupid approval. LOL

  4. Ooh heaps of really good titles you got this week. Hope you enjoy reading all your books.

  5. Wow, you got some amazing books this week! I'm so jealous of Something Like Fate, it sounds really good. Happy reading :)

  6. Wow you got some really good ones this week! Saving Maddie and Spells...I'm jealous lol

  7. Hourglass, Spells, The Reckoning, Whisper 0_0 lucky person. Hope you enjoy, Happy Reading. Can't wait to hear your thoughts.

  8. You always get really amazing ARC books. These all look really great. Enjoy! :D

  9. I am so jealous that you got The Reckoning already! But that also makes me happy because that means I'll be getting my copy soon.

  10. Great collection. Some of them are in my wihlist. I like the cover for Fat Vampire^^

  11. No waaaaaaayyyyyy!!

    I am beyond jealous that you have SPells!!!

    Enjoy it for all of us!! hehehehe, I can not wait to read that one!!!=)


  12. Great books. I'm dying for Something like Fate and Hourglass. Not long to wait :)


  13. Hey! You got some awesome books this week. I cannot wait to dig into my copy of the Reckoning, we should compare notes. I am highly envious of Spells I cannot wait to see how the adventure continues.

    Have a good week :)

  14. You always get great books from HarperTeen. You have The Reckoning! Want my kidney for it, lol? xD