Saturday, August 27, 2011

In My Mailbox (3)


In My Mailbox is a weekly meme started by Kristi from The Story Siren where bloggers can share what books they've received and what they're planning on reviewing.

I got a bunch of books in my mailbox this week because I bought most of these books in preparation for the National Book Festival next month in Washington, DC.  I bought them all from Amazon and it was the absolute worst package I’ve ever gotten from Amazon.  More than half of the books I bought were damaged in some way.  I would send them back for replacements, but I doubt I’d get better copies of them next time, so I’ll just deal with these ones. I also won a couple more books in contests, they haven’t arrived yet, but I’ll mention them anyway.

Books I got for the National Book Festival (From Amazon)
  • City of Bones, City of Glass, City of Ashes (Paperback Box Set) by Cassandra Clare
  • City of Fallen Angels by Cassandra Clare
  • Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare
  • Vacations From Hell by Libba Bray, Cassandra Clare, Maureen Johnson, Sarah Mlynowski
  • Prom Nights From Hell by Stephenie Meyer, Kim Harrison, Meg Cabot, Lauren Myracle, and Michele Jaffe
  • Lock and Key by Sarah Dessen
  • Dreamland by Sarah Dessen
  • What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen
  • Shine by Lauren Myracle
  • Let It Snow by John Green, Maureen Johnson, and Lauren Myracle
Other Books I Purchased
  • Divergent by Veronica Roth
  • Across the Universe by Beth Revis
  • The Iron King by Julie Kagawa
  • The Iron Daughter by Julie Kagawa
  • The Iron Queen by Julie Kagawa
  • eBooks:
    • Remembrance by Michelle Madow ($0.99 right now)
Simon & Schuster GalleyGrab:
eBooks I found on the B&N NOOK Book Store for Free!
  • Megan’s Way by Melissa Foster
Recent Giveaway Wins:
Previous giveaway wins that haven’t arrived yet

13 comments:

  1. You've got a fantastic selection of books this week! :D

    Happy reading.

    I have a few of those to read too, I'm really excited about The Pledge

    http://thegreatthegoodandthebad.blogspot.com/

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  2. City of Bones, etc are all so good! Love the Mortal Instruments Series.

    Our IMM

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  3. Wow, that's a lot of books :) I also love the Mortal Instruments series.

    Have a great week,

    Rachel @ Fictional Fantasy

    PS - Come and check out my IMM if you get a chance!

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  4. OH MY GOODNESS! You had a pretty AWESOME week! Happy reading :)

    Here is the link to my IMM...

    http://bumpsintheroad1.blogspot.com/2011/08/in-my-mailbox-august-28-2011.html

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  5. OMG! You got loads this week! I also got the Mortal Instruments books this week I can't wait to read them, I have heard so many fab things. Have a fab week : )

    My IMM

    Suzanne @ Under the Covers

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  6. I love the first three TMI books! I hope you enjoy them too. Divergent is even more awesome!

    Books of Amber

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  7. Great Mailbox. I love the TMI series and The Iron Fey. Hope you like them too!
    Happy Reading!
    My IMM

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  8. Great books this week!! Enjoy!

    My IMM

    Lisa @ Lost in Literature

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  10. I'm so sorry to hear about the package problems you encountered. It's really disappointing when that happens.
    Anyway, you've got a great pile of books this week. I loved the mortal instruments and iron fey series. And I envy you for winning those books, I have no such luck with any kind of contest. ha! ha!

    Definitely a new follower. Happy reading!

    Here's mine: The Blair Book Project IMM

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  11. You got a nice set of books. You have a ton of reading ahead of you.
    Happy Reading,
    Book Sniffers Anonymous

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  12. Hi Jessica! I am so glad I found your blog. I have nominated you for The Versatile Blogger Award and I am looking forward to following you in the future.

    Here is the link so you can find the rules and do your own nominations. http://byronscurse.wordpress.com/2011/08/29/the-versatile-blogger-award/

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I love comments! They make me super happy, I read all of them and try to respond to most of them!

This is now an award free blog, I'm super flattered to be chosen for awards, but I can't find time to complete the requirements to pass them on. Thanks!