Saturday, October 30, 2010

In My Mailbox (18)

In My Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by The Story Siren.

I'm Alison. I've been blogging for five months. I review mainly YA with a few MG books and a weekly manga feature.

I picked up a good set of books and CDs this week. I'm currently on vacation so I'm hoping to have loads of time to read. I just started the second Stieg Larsson book today and the fifth Harry Potter book.

Check out my new feature called What Books?, which will feature some of my favorite childhood books or current books in lots of different categories. This week I'm featuring my Favorite Ghost/Scary Stories from elementary and middle school.

Libary Book Stash

Breaking Night by Liz Murray

Siren by Tricia Rayburn

Annexed by Sharon Dogar

Library CD Stash

Emotionalism by The Avett Brothers

A Thousand Suns by Linkin Park

Lungs by Florence and the Machine 


  1. Nice books and CDs. I have Siren somewhere deep in my TBR stack. I hope you enjoy it. My mailboxes are here and here. Happy reading!

  2. Siren is on my wishlist! Have a great time reading!
    Here's what I got In My Mailbox

  3. After having mentioned Annexed on my blog some weeks ago I'm really looking forward to reading your thoughts on it.

  4. Annexed and Siren look so cool. Must check them out. And I looove Florence and the Machine :D

  5. All good books! I have Annexed on my TBR pile..:) Happy Reading!!

  6. You got Siren! I thought that one had a really interesting story, you don't read about many sirens:) Can't wait to see what you think. I also think Annexed sounds great, though very emotional:)

  7. Checked out Siren just a few hours ago, great read, great mailbox!
    Here is my mailbox

    And don't forget to check out my giveaway... just click here!

  8. I'm interested to see what you think about Siren. I hope you like it and all the books you got!

  9. Siren is definitely on my to-read list. I'll be looking forward to your review. Happy reading (and rocking out!) this week :)

  10. Siren's been on my WL since it came out! Great book week!

  11. Happy Halloween! Congrats on a great mailbox and I hope you have fun reading them. I love that you included CD's

    Here's What's In My Mailbox

  12. Annex is getting hitting alot of blogs lately. Will be interested to hear your take on it.

    Enjoy and Have a great reading time for halloween :)

  13. I haven't heard of "Siren" until now and it sounds really interesting. I'm adding it to my tbr pile. :)

  14. A great selection of books. Happy reading :)
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    Mia @GrippedintoBooks

  15. Great books and music this week! Siren is on my wishlist, I hope you enjoy it! :)

  16. Alison thanks for stopping by my mailbox post a little while back.. You have some interesting reads if the covers are any indication, enjoy all your loot!
    jackie >_<

  17. Nice stash! Siren is on my TBR list as well.
    ..and I thought I was the ONLY other blogger that included music in IMM's!! :) Niiice!
    I abso LOVE The Avett Brothers! Music was and will always be my first love.

    Anyway, nice blog. Ima new follower. You can check out my IMM at:

    Happy Reading! :)

  18. I can't wait to see what you think of Siren. I've been debating about whether to pick this book up or not, because I've heard such mixed things.

    Happy reading!

    Amber -

  19. I'm interested in reading Siren. Hope it's good. :) I've heard some of the songs from Florence and the Machine's Lungs album, and I really like 'em! :D

  20. Enjoy your books, Alison! I really liked Siren, so I'm excited to see your review :)


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