Saturday, 30 March 2013

Stacking The Shelves #8 / In My Mailbox #18


In My Mailbox is a weekly event hosted by Kristi over at The Story Siren.  Stacking the Shelves is a weekly event hosted on Tynga's Reviews.  Here we can share what new books we've picked up this past week!

I was trying so hard to be good this week, all I was expecting were some pre-orders but I am an idiot for shiny new covers even if I own the book and so any & all resolve flew out of the window when I discovered the beautiful new clothbound books from Voyager Classics! As if that wasn't bad enough I discovered that there was a Kindle sale for Easter... And I made the mistake of looking! I was very restrained here but the sale's not over yet!

Bought

172 Hours On The Moon - Johan Haarstad

Clockwork Princess - Cassandra Clare

The Madness Underneath - Maureen Johnson

Queen Victoria's Book Of Spells - ed. Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling

In The Shadow Of Blackbirds - Cat Winters

Kindle Sale

Scent Of Magic - Maria V Snyder

From the author

Mortality - Kellie Sheridan

Cover love purchases

A Game Of Thrones - George R R Martin

Magician - Raymond E Feist

The Once And Future King - T H White

What did you all get this week?


13 comments:

  1. Nice haul indeed. You got some really good books this week. There are always some great deals at the Kindle Store. Come check out my haul as well.

    Grace

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  2. I heard great things about Shadow of Blackbirds. I bought Clockwork Princess too, hopefully it won't break our hearts too much. Enjoy your reads. :)

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  3. Great lot of books, I loved Scent of Magic and can't wait to get my paws on The Madness Underneath!
    Hope you enjoy!

    My STS

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  4. I read Clockwork Princess, and it was such an amazing ending to a series I have loved. I don't know if you've read it yet, but if you haven't, I recommend tissues while reading it. The epilogue made me cry.
    Em @ A Beautiful Madness My StS


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  5. I love that cover for The Once and Future King! It looks amazing. I also really want to read In the Shadow of Blackbirds because I've heard wonderful things about it.

    Happy reading, and thanks for stopping by my StS! :)

    ~Merin @ Read and Reviewed~

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  6. Queen Victoria's Book of Spells looks really good, I've seen it on a couple of other blogs. And I absolutely LOVED In the Shadow of Blackbirds! Great haul, thanks for stopping by!

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  7. I'm so jealous that you have In the Shadow of Blackbirds! Oh man. sdfgnfresdfx I hope you like it! (:

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  8. Amazing haul!

    My STS

    Have a great weekend!

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  9. eek I love this haul! I have all of the Harper Voyager Classics! In the Shadow of Blackbirds is amazing, so beautifully written. Also Clockwork Princess is so epic! Happy Reading!

    My Haul! Letterbox Love!

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  10. Great books for you this week! I loved Clockwork Princess! Cried a few times. I hope you enjoy them!
    Brittany @ Spare Time book blog
    My IMM: http://sparetimebookblog.blogspot.com/2013/03/in-my-mailbox-23.html

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  11. Scent of Magic started out slow in my opinion but I found myself enjoying it as soon as it picked up. Snyder is one of my favorite authors, enjoy!

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  12. I just finished The Name of the Star last week and really really liked it. I definitely want to read the second one. AND CLOCKWORK PRINCESS. Oh my gosh I am so nervous to read that one - I just know I'll be crying a lot. But I gotta read it!!!!

    Anyway, enjoy your goodies. Happy reading :)

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  13. Fab haul. Adored Game of Thrones! Enjoy x

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