Sunday, April 1, 2012

In My Mailbox...

In My Mailbox is a nifty meme started by the Story Siren. This week I was gifted with a couple of books in the mail and bought some as well. Thanks to Willam Murrow, imprint of HarperCollins for sending The Thirteen by Susie  Moloney. I thought it was a YA book, but upon closer inspection it's adult--and about witches. I'm not attracted to reading about witches, generally, but I'm curious about this and the cover is creepy.

I bought two books. I've wanted The Space Between by Brenna Yovanoff ever since I first heard the author was writing it. I really loved her debut, The Replacement and committed to following her career. She has a dark sensibility, similar to my own--she's just been successful at getting hers published! Lol...I also heard a lot about Legend by Marie Lu and added that to my pile as well. The buzz is that it's an intriguing dystopian and I think it's been optioned for a movie. I'm looking forward to checking it out.

Book Two
I finally bought Spells by Aprilynne Pike. It's the second book in the Wings series that I absolutely fell in love with, much to my surprise! She writes great romance and I can't wait to learn what happens to Laurel, David and Tamani (a boy fairy). I think she's written the fourth book and I'm only up to book two! I'm so behind! *sigh*

My dearest friend sent my this cute, old picture book called I Love Cats. It was written in 1983. Of course I love it because... I Love Cats!! Hee...hee...hee....

What did you get to read this week?


  1. Legend is absolutely fabulous and I hope that you love it as much as I did. :) I have also heard absolutely rave things about The Space Between and really need to check that out, too. By the way, not sure I let you know the 'Summer' books got here safe and sound. (I was sick.) Anyway, I hope that you have a fantastic week. Enjoy your new books. :)

    Kathy Ann,
    I Write, I Read, I Review

  2. Yummy yummy books...I love the kitty one!

  3. YAY cats! Fabulous books this week. The Thirteen sounds really interesting. Happy Reading!

  4. Legend was so good! Hope you enjoy it and your other books :-)

  5. This is my first time seeing The Thirteen. The synopsis sounds interesting and kind of spooky. I'll have to check it out. Thanks for sharing ;)

  6. What a nice haul! I may have to add some of these to my TBR pile.

    Thanks for sharing your goodies!
    Dani C

  7. Yay - awesome mailbox. I loved Legend and hope you enjoy it, and your other library books too.


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