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Saturday, August 25, 2012

Stacking the Shelves (16)

Thanks to Tynga at Tynga's Reviews for hosting Stacking the Shelves and making this awesome graphic!

Stacking The Shelves is all about the books we are adding to our shelves each week, sharing with you our excitement for our newest titles and maybe have you discover a new book in the process! --Tynga

I'm back! I know this seems like A LOT of books, but I've been out of commission for a couple weeks. We got the house painted (inside and out) and new flooring. Due to this, the internet was spotty, all of my books had to be packed up, and it just really disrupted life. I continued reading, but mostly stayed off the computer while it was happening. And now I'm having panic attacks when I think about putting all of my books back. They're currently packed up in seventeen 55 quart plastic bins and ten fabric bins. That will be tackled Monday... Or at least some of it. Anyway, on to the books!

Second Chance by Heather Brewer ARC [Preorder]
Banquished by Nancy Holder & Debbie Viguie [Preorder]
Two and Twenty Dark Tales anthology eARC [Preorder]
I will be giving away one of the copies of Vanquished when I post my review! Thanks to the authors, publishers, and netgalley for these review titles!

Skinny by Donna Cooner ARC [Preorder]
Origin by Jessica Khoury ARC [Preorder]
Blood Kin by M.J. Scott [Buy Now]
Thanks to Kat Zhang & the Something Strange and Deadly Outbreak for Skinny & Origin! Thanks to M.J. Scott & The Romance Bandits for Blood Kin!.

Purchased by Sara:
Otherkin by Nina Berry [Buy Now]
Hearts of Darkness by Kira Brady [Buy Now]
Widow's Web by Jennifer Estep [Buy Now]
Shadows Before the Sun by Kelly Gay [Buy Now]
Wake by Amanda Hocking [Buy Now]
Dead Reckoning by Mercedes Lackey & Rosemary Edghill [Buy Now]
Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas [Buy Now]
Brave New World anthology [Buy Now]
Willful Impropriety anthology [Buy Now]
I know it looks like I went crazy overboard, this is three weeks worth of purchases. It's still a little crazy, but helps me justify it to myself. :) I'm excited for all of these books.

Croak by Gina Damico [Buy Now]
When I bought this title, it was on sale for $1.99.

Purchased by Christen:
Moonglow by Kristen Callihan [Buy Now]
The Care and Feeding of Stray Vampires by Molly Harper [Buy Now]
Christen was excited for both of these titles and picked the up once she got home from her cruise.

Of Poseidon by Anna Banks [Buy Now]
Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo [Buy Now]
A Beautiful Evil by Kelly Keaton [Buy Now]
Storm by Brigid Kemmerer [Buy Now]
I received a $50 giftcard from my employer for participating in a healthcare survey and biometric screening. So, of course, I ordered more books. I have one more from the giftcard that I'm waiting for that hasn't released yet. I think the giftcard covered all but a dollar after my discount.

From Dead to Worse by Charlaine Harris [Buy Now]
We finally have the whole series! This book isn't pictured because it is still packed away from the house renovations.

The Miseducation of Cameron Post by Emily M. Danforth [Buy Now]
Harbinger by Sara Wilson Etienne [Buy Now]
The Hunt by Andrew Fukuda [Buy Now]
Glimmer by Phoebe Kitandis [Buy Now]
The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater [Buy Now]
I'm going to be sad next year when I can no longer go to the neighboring county's library (they are no longer allowing you to borrow for free from out county) because I always find great books.


  1. Wow! That's a lot! I tried to find Vanquished today but didn't have any luck! Oh well. Just have to wait til Tuesday!

    That's a bummer about the library. Hope you can find another. I haven't really used my library in years.

    Happy Reading!!

    My STS will be up tomorrow, so be sure to stop by!

    Have a GREAT weekend!

    Old Follower :)

    1. I still use my county's library, it's just much smaller.

  2. Great haul of books. I know how stressful putting new floors in. Great haul of books. Come visit me as well.


    1. I don't think it would've been nearly as stressful, but the whole thing really stressed out our three cats.

  3. You girls got so many awesome books! Hope you find time to read all of them. Happy reading!

    - Chel
    The Procrastinator's Corner

  4. Oh Sara you got Throne of Glass :D ! I've read that book a few weeks ago and I LOVED it ! It's my favorite 2012 debut novel with Scarlet by AC Gaughen !
    You should also read the 4 prequels novellas they are even better than the actual book !
    Happy reading :).

  5. You have had an amazing book week!! So many amazing books!! I am hoping to get a copy of Origin soon =) Happy reading!

    Our StS

  6. Wow great selection, happy reading.

  7. great lineup, I read Moonglow as an ARC and loved it, it was really good.
    I am a new follower :)
    Stacking the Shelves

  8. Wow. Lots of pretty books you got this week. Some of these are brand new to me.



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