Saturday, April 9, 2011

In My Mailbox (34)

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

I'm Alison. I've been blogging for 10 months. I review mainly YA with a few MG books and a weekly manga feature.

For Review


Ten Miles Past Normal by Frances O'Roark Dowell
-Thanks to Simon & Schuster
-I actually got two copies of this by accident.
-Review, interview, and giveaway will be posted shortly. I highly recommend this boook!


Shine by Lauren Myracle
-Thanks to NetGalley
-I've had this one for awhile but forgot to put it on IMM. It's pretty good. A little slow, but it's getting a lot better.

Bought



Wings by Aprilynne Pike

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Where She Went by Gayle Forman
-Squeal!!!!

Library Stash


Silver Phoenix by Cindy Pon
-I love this cover. I hate that they de-Asianized the paperback cover. It's a real shame.


Piper's Son by Melina Marchetta
-Love all things by Melina Marchetta, although I can't imagine it will live up to Jellicoe Road.


Eighth Grade Bites by Heather Brewer
-This sounds so cute. I'm looking forward to it.


Shadowspell by Jenna Black
-I loved Glimmerglass. I'm looking forward to this one too.

45 comments:

  1. Shadowglass was awesome!! Totally exciting and so can't wait for Sirensong!

    My IMM goes up tomorrow! Be sure to stop by!

    Old Follower
    Jessicaa GREAT read

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  2. Looks like you've got a lot of great books to read! I love the cover for Shadowspell, it's so unique and pretty.
    Happy reading :)

    Kaity - Bitten Books

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  3. The cover for shine is gorgeous! Can't wait to read your review on it. Great books and hope you'll enjoy them :)

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  4. I hate that they de-Asianized Silver Phoenix, but I also hate that they took away all that beautiful pink. :( The paperback looks so plain and boring. At least the inside is still the same, which is what counts. :)

    -Small

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  5. Can't wait to see what you think of Ten Miles Past Normal, definitely looking forward to your thoughts on that one:) I need to read If I Stay and Where She Went, I'm out of the loop on those and it's unacceptable! Fantastic group of books Alison!

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  6. Ohh, I can't wait to read Where She Went, and Glimmerglass! Great haul this week. Enjoy!

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  7. Glimmerglass sounds interesting, I'm so envious >.>
    my IMM

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  8. Wings is a really nice read but Spells (the second book) is even better !!! Enjoy ;)

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  9. I really want to read Where She Went, but I still have to read If I Stay. So many book and so little time.

    Happy reading :-)

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  10. You library seriously has some amazing reads. I have to search really hard to come up with some reads. Hmmmm maybe it's time for a trip back since I haven't been there in a while... Good idea!

    Nice stash as usual :) You never have a bad IMM and I always feel my envy surface. It's good envy since it's all about books!

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  11. Some great books here.
    I so wish l could get Wings from the UK amazon! Will be trying again.

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  12. I hope you enjoy Where She Went. I've read the first book and enjoyed it, but haven't yet got around to Where She Went.

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  13. Woah!! You got a lot of books this week. Have fun reading them. Old follower.
    Mia
    http://bookaholic5.blogspot.com/

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  14. I still need to read Glimmerglass - they both look great!!

    Our Mailbox is at BookSake.

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  15. I really enjoyed Shine - it was a really tough read - heavy topics.

    My IMM Post, hope you will visit.

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  16. Great books this week. Where She Went and Silver Phoenix were both incredible! : )

    http://faybaysbooks.blogspot.com/

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  17. Awesome IMM this week! Ten Miles Past Normal has been on TBR list for forever! I heard it was really good! Where She Went looks really interesting too! Have fun reading!
    Check out my IMM: http://youraveragebookworms.blogspot.com/2011/04/in-my-mailbox-5.html

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  19. Great books, hope you enjoy! Especially Where She Went.

    mostlyreadingya

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  20. Im really interested in Wings, but I hope you like it!:D
    cant wait for your reviews(:
    lisa
    www.turningpages94.blogspot.com

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  21. Shine looks good, I'm looking forward to it. I got Where She Went as well. Enjoy your new books!

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  22. I read Shadowspell! Since you loved reading Glimmerglass, you'll love it! I can't wait for the next one! I wrote a review about it on my blog! Enjoy!

    www.abookaddictshaven.blogspot.com

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  23. Oooh! Great books. I love Wings :)

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  24. I haven't read Jellicoe Road yet, but I can't imagine anything better than The Piper's Son!!!

    I LOVE YOU THOMAS MACKEE!

    Sorry, had to get that out of my system. I've got crazy love for Adam too!

    Have fun with these. I know I did.

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  25. Such a great IMM! Shadowspell, Eighth Grade Bites, Silver Phoenix, and Where She Went are all books I want!

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  26. I'd heard that Where She Went is a really good book. Great choices btw.

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  27. Cover envy - Shadowspell, Shine and Silver Phoenix. What a shame to change the cover. This one's perfect!

    Thanks for the visit:)

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  28. I loved Wings and actually just ordered a copy of Spells. Enjoy =)

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  29. Jealous about a few of your books! Looks like you have some great reading to do! Thanks for stopping by my IMM.

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  30. Really great books this week. I have a copy of Wings somewhere that I should probably read soon. These all sound super great and I look forward to your reviews. Happy Reading!

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  31. Silver pheonix was really good, so was wings! Grwat haul.

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  32. Hi there,

    I loved Shadowspell, Sounds like I must read 10 Miles Past Normal, not heard of it before now. Silver Phoenix is one I have bene interested in.

    Michelle

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  33. I bought Silver Phoenix the other day from half-priced books. It was the only way to get the old cover, which I love! I just finished Ten Miles Past Normal today and I loved it! WHat a great read!

    Enjoy your new books!!

    Kristina
    http://ladybugstorytime.blogspot.com/

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  34. I love that cover of Silver Pheonix too! I think it's gorgeous.

    Yay to Shadowspell! I'm pretty excited to read it too. I heard it's even better than the first. I hope so! :)

    Thanks for visiting my blog!

    I need to go check out your review of Hunger...

    Jennifer of Little Shelf

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  35. Those books all look awesome! I hope you like them. Good to hear you liked ten miles past normal. I keep hearing/reading such great things.

    Thanks for the heads up on Wings, but I already downloaded it earlier this week ;)

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  36. Woo hoo, great book haul!:) I keep seeing Ten Miles Past Normal around, I'm really curious about it! I like the cover of Shine, can't wait to hear your thoughts about it! And I have Shadowspell on my TBR pile, but I never got around to reading it. It sounds great, I can't wait to see what you think, maybe I'll move it further up in the pile.
    Happy reading!:)

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  37. Great list this weekl! Where She Went was amazing, hope you love it!

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  38. I do hate it when book covers get a whitewash -- it's so disappointing!

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  39. What a great mailbox! I have the Pon books on my to-buy list! I also already have Wings downloaded (hoping I can get to it soon). I can't believe I haven't even bought If I Stay yet, and now I need to buy Where She Went as well! Ten Miles Past Normal was such a great book; I loved it! Enjoy all of the wonderful reads!

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  40. Enjoy your new reads! They all look amazing. Thanks for coming by my blog.

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  41. Amazing books! Now that I finally read If I Stay I can't wait for Where She Went!

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  42. I'm actually wondering what the Piper's Son will be like. Its on my to-be-read pile but i don't exactly have a copy :P
    Post a review would you?

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  43. I've been really wanting to read Ten Miles Past Normal, hope you like it!

    -Lucy

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