Thursday, October 25, 2012

Stacking the Shelves (Birthday-ish Edition)

(image should link to Tynga's Reviews & StS)

I've been meaning to start a new 'mailbox'/book received meme for a while . . . and now I finally am! I don't know if Thursdays will be my definite post day for Stacking the Shelves, that's still being decided, but for this week it is.

This post actually covers about two, two and a half weeks but things were so crazy here (I knew I'd have zero time for new book reading) and my birthday was last weekend so I just kept everything for my birthday (hey, it was fun!!):

from publishers:
Level 2  ARC by Lenore Appelhans (Simon & Schuster)
Through to You by Emily Hainsworth (HarperTeen) [review]
Bitter Blood (Morganville Vampires #13) by Rachel Caine (Penguin)

fantastic Halloween Box from Harper:*
Dark Eden by Patrick Carman
Dark Eden: Eve of Destruction by Patrick Carman
Don't Turn Around by Michelle Gagnon
Fang Girl by Helen Keeble
Feedback (Variant #2) by Robinson Wells
The Turning by Francine Prose
Something Strange and Deadly by Susan Dennard
Ten by Gretchen McNeil

LT Early Reviewers:
Sailor Twain by Mark Siegel
(speaking of LT ER's, did anyone that was supposed to get Lucid?)

for review:
Ask the Passengers by A.S. King (from LBYR) [review]
What Happens Next by Colleen Clayton (from LBYR) [review]
Winter White (Belles #2) by Jen Calonita (from LBYR)
Zom-B by Darren Shan (not pictured) (from LBYR) [review]
Temptation by Karen Ann Hopkins (from author - and received earlier)

Beautiful Redemption (Beautiful Creatures #4) by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl (not pictured)

DVD/Blu-ray of 'The Raven' (from Think Jam & Fox) - great to add to my standard Halloween viewing of 'Casper'!)
Ruby Sparks (also Think Jam & Fox) - post coming this weekend

the book-ish goodies that I won (along with the previously received gift card) from author Felicity Heaton

Happy Birthday to me, right?

*This was great as I'd already planned to review some Halloween books around Halloween. 
I'll also have something about the Miami Book Fair and the YA authors appearing coming up!

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