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Saturday, August 10, 2013

Stacking the Shelves [15]



Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga's Reviews where we get to gab on about the books we've won, bought, or otherwise received in the past week.

Netgalley:


Marie Antoinette, Serial Killer by Katie Alender
Merry Humbug Christmas: Two Tales of Holiday Romance by Sandra D. Bricker
Heavy Metal by Natalie J. Damschroder
How Not to Be a Dick: An Everyday Etiquette Guide by Meghan Doherty
Driven: From Homeless to Hero, My Journeys On and Off Lambeau Field by Donald Driver
The F- It List by Julie Halpern
When the World was Flat (And We Were in Love) by Ingrid Jonach
Bullying Under Attack: True Stories Written by Teen Victims, Bullies & Bystanders by John Meyer, Emily Sperber, Heather Alexander, Stephanie H. Meyer
Silevethiel by Andi O'Connor
Fatty Patty by Kathleen Irene Paterka
Louder Than Love by Jessica Topper







Won [ebook]:


Burn by Maya Banks


For review:


The Nine Fold Heaven by Mingmei Yip (Signed!)


Won:


If He Had Been With Me by Laura Nowlin
Requiem by Lauren Oliver



I also got a care package from my girlfriend. Yay!


What about you?

118 comments:

  1. I'm really looking forward to your review of Bullying Under Attack. But of course, I look forward to all of your reviews!

    You get Hello Kitty and Pony school supplies because clearly you are an adult in college ^_^

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  2. Oooh, I've seen Louder than Love around this week - I'm going to have to check it out! it sounds like exactly what I'm in the mood for right now. Hope you enjoy all your new books :)

    Tara @ Hobbitsies

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  3. Wow, nice haul of books! Looking forward to seeing what you think of Marie Antoinette Serial Killer, I've seen that on lots of blogs recently and I'm intrigued!

    Enjoy your new books and happy reading :)

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    1. Thanks for visiting- I hope it's as good as it sounds!

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  4. LOL The F-It List :D

    Have an awesome week! Enjoy your books :)

    Thanks for visiting my blog!

    Alyssa @ The Eater of Books!

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    1. I had to get it based on the title alone (of course, the plot sounds good too!)

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  5. Wow, great haul! If He Had Been With Me looks really good and Requiem...I just can't talk about it. Have fun reading and thanks for visiting! ~Pam

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  6. Great picks this week. Th F-it List looks good, I'll add that to my TBR list. Thanks for stopping by and happy reading!

    Jess @ Jess Time To Read

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  7. Great haul! I just got approved for the F-it List, I hope it's as good as it sounds :) Thanks for stopping by and happy reading!

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  8. WOW, Great haul! You got a lot of great books, and I hope you enjoy them all! Thanks for stopping by my blog @ Addicted Readers and commenting on my STS! :-)

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  9. Holy cow,that is a LOT of books. You got some great ones and I hope you enjoy them all. Thanks for stopping by my blog at @ Adventures in Reading and commenting on my STS.

    Happy Reading!

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    1. It really is. Netgalley decided to approve me for a bunch at the same time lol

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  10. Good haul! I will need to look up the Bullying Under Attack for the library. Happy Reading!

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    1. It sounds really emotional, but I'm looking forward to it. Thanks for visiting.

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  11. What a great haul. I haven't read any, but I'll be interested in seeing what you have to say about them!

    New BlogLovin' follower.

    -Maria @ Reading the Alphabet

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  12. Looks like some awesome reads. A few of them may end up on a future STS of my own.
    Thanks for stopping by my STS.

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  13. Hey Jillyn! Thanks so much for stopping by my blog! I've been hearing about The F-It List. May have to see if I can get approved for it! There is a reason I love STS and that's because you never know what you are going to find while hoping around participating blogs! Enjoy your week!

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  14. Your care package is so cute! ^-^ I saw Marie Antoinette Serial Killer on Netgalley and was intrigued. Looking forward to seeing how you like it! I love the how not to be a dick that's so hilarious lol

    Thanks for stopping by my STS! Happy Reading!

    Dee @ Dee's Reads My STS

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    1. Isn't it just? My girl spoils me haha.

      Thanks for visiting me!

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  15. Great haul! I got a copy of Burn and Requiem that I need to read. Thanks for visiting my site and for the follow! I'm following you too! I posted right after you on some of the other STS lists (we had the same comment - never heard of these books lol). Happy Reading!!

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    1. I never know what to say when I haven't heard of any of them, haha, I always feel so awkward!

      Thanks for the follow!

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  16. Wow what a great haul!!! I am so jealous!!! I am now following your blog and if you want you can follow me back. Can't wait to read your reviews and looove your blog name! Happy Reading and thank you s much for stopping by my blog and commenting!

    Reese's @Reese's Reviews: MA2F

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    1. Thanks so much, I returned the follow!

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  17. Ah I'm so jealous of everyone that got The F-It List! I am bummed I got declined. I have plenty of books to read though so I'm not TOO upset. I can't wait to hear how Marie Antoinette is!

    Thanks for stopping by my STS!

    Jessica@Lovin' Los Libros

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    1. Aw, I know the feeling. I got declined for These Broken Stars and it seems everyone else got it!

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  18. I still need to read If He Had Been With Me and all the Delirium books- which I have, but haven't gotten to.

    Enjoy all your new pretties, especially all the Hello Kitty things. Love!

    Thanks for stopping by The Book Hookup's StS and have a good bookish week!

    ♥ Christina

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  19. Really cool haul. Happy reading :)

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  20. Terrific haul! I'm looking forward to seeing your review of Louder Than Love, I asked for that but so far haven't heard.
    Thanks so much for stopping by my STS

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  21. Nice haul!! You have some beauties to read!! Enjoy Love the care package too...

    Thanx for visiting My Weekly Wrap-Up!
    Naomi @ Nomi’s Paranormal Palace

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  22. I'm rather curious about The F-It List but I'm still deciding whether to request it or not on NetGalley, anyway I hope you like it.

    Your My Little Pony and Hello Kitty stuff are so cute! ^_^
    Thanks for stopping by.

    Janus @ The Blair Book Project

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  23. Thanks for stopping by my blog! Nice STS books by the way. I can't wait to read the F- It List!! Happy reading!

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    1. No problem, thanks for returning the view!

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  24. I got declined for The F-It List, so I hope you end up enjoying it! I tried out When the World was Flat, but I didn't like it, hopefully you enjoy it more! Happy reading. :)

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    1. Aw, I'm sorry to hear that. Thanks for the visit.

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  25. You've got an awesome haul there! And your care package is absolutely adorable! Seriously, all that pink and purple and the ponies and hello kitty? To die for! ♥ Enjoy your books!

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    1. Thanks so much. Clearly my girlfriend thinks that I'm an adult by buying me ponies, haha.

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  26. Marie Antoinette Serial Killer and The F-It List looks so good. I almost bought If He Had Been With Me. It was so pretty and I had no money. *sobs* I hope it's there when I go back next time. Hope you enjoy all your lovely books!

    Thanks for stopping by my blog!

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    1. Oh god that's the worst feeling ever! I did that the other day with Divergent.

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  27. Enjoy all your new books, "How Not to Be a Dick: An Everyday Etiquette Guide" looks hilarious! Also, I'm super jealous of your winning Requiem, I have that & Pandemonium on my TBR, but congrats :)

    Also, new follower ;)

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    1. Right? I had to get it based on the title alone, lol! Thanks so much for the visit and the follow!

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  28. I got The F- It List last week and am really looking forward to reading it! I can't quite decide on Marie Antoinette, Serial Killer. It could be awesome... But it could also not be. Lol. And ooh!! Requiem! I know a lot of people didn't like the ending, but I loved the whole book. :)

    Happy reading!

    Rachel @ Paper Cuts

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    1. I'm really hoping that it's awesome, but I'm kinda torn over it too.

      Thanks for stopping by!

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  29. I haven't actually heard of most of these, but I'm curious now. Especially about Marie Antoinette, Serial Killer!

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  30. Great books this week. I'm saving If He Had Been with Me for the next time I need a good cry--this one looks SO heartwrenching! I can't wait to read Marie Antoinette, though!

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    1. It really does. I keep staring at it because I just know I'm going to cry when I finally read it!

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  31. I loved Requiem! It was awesome, loved the ending (must be one of the few people though) and as for The F* It List, I think I'm the only one that passed on it, haha! I saw it around a lot on blogs.
    Hope you enjoy all the reads!

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  32. I've been seeing The F It List everywhere! I need to check that book out! And I totally LOLed at the book: How Not to Be Dick! x) Heavy Metal and Louder than Love sound awesome! I haven't heard of them (I don't think) so I think I need to check those out as well! Awesome haul! Happy reading, have a great week and thanks so much for stopping by! :)

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    1. I had to get How Not to Be a Dick just for the title alone, lol

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  33. Wow, that was like A LOT! I haven't heard some of them but it does makes me curious. Enjoy your stash!

    Thanks for dropping by. <3

    Mitchii — The Aeropapers

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  34. Ooh, nice haul. I really enjoyed Requiem - Lauren Oliver's writing is so gorgeous. Happy reading! Thanks for stopping by my blog.

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  35. Marie Antoinette, Serial Killer. Oh, I envy you. So many good books though! Enjoy. :)

    Hello Kitty? Your girls a winner.

    Kirsty @ StudioReads

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  36. Awesome haul! I still have Requiem sitting on my desk waiting for me to finish, oops haha. Marie Antoinette, Serial Killer looks awesome! Happy readings & thanks for stopping by Bookmunchies (:

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  37. Burn has such a beautiful cover but it's the third of a series, no? I would love to read the first. Enjoy your haul!!

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    1. Yes, it is. They all have such beautiful covers, I'd love them for my shelves.

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  38. You have an interesting haul, and I'll have to check a few of these out. I have seen Burn on a few blogs but don't really know much about it.

    Enjoy your books and thanks for stopping by my blog.

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  39. You won If He Had Been With Me!!! That book was amazing. It made me sob hysterically.

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    1. So many people have been saying how heartbreaking it is. I'm so excited to read it but now I know to have Kleenex nearby.

      Thanks for stopping by :)

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  40. the Marie Antoinette twist catches my eye. happy reading ;-)

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  41. The books all look great... but that care package is absolutely amazing!!! Totally jealous :P

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  42. I might read Marie Antoinette - I picked up a copy at BEA. I am really looking forward to When the World Was Flat! Awesome haul!

    Care packages from friends are awesome!

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  43. Great mix of new books, Jillyn...enjoy! Thanks for visiting my blog.

    Catherine @ Book Club Librarian

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  44. Oh, I hadn't seen the Marie Antoinette book on Netgalley yet, I'd better go check it out! Great haul! I'm a new GFC follower. Thanks for stopping by my STS too!

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  45. MASK looks so good! I hope it lives up to its awesome title. ;D
    Enjoy all your lovely books & thanks for stopping by my STS! (:

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  46. Thanks for stopping by my blog earlier!

    Requiem!!!! I'm so ready to get my hands on that one! Happy reading!

    Sandy @ Somewhere Only We Know

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  47. That Marie Antoinette cover is so cool! And I really enjoyed If He Had Been With Me!
    Thanks so much for stopping by! Jen @ YA Romantics

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    1. I've heard it's quite the soul shatterer.

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  48. Let me know what you think of If He Had Been With Me!!

    Thanks for dropping by my blog!

    Kate @ The Bookaholic Blurbs

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    1. Will do! I hope to get to it soon.

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  49. Love Maya Banks. Bought the first book In the series but have yet to read it.

    Thanks for stopping by
    Mine

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    1. Thanks. I got lucky getting this one from a Twitter giveaway.

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  50. Wow! Lots of great books. Some new ones for me. Thanks for visiting!

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  51. Great haul! Hope you enjoy them all :) Heavy Metal looks rather fab!

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    1. I have to agree- I love the cover.

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  52. I really want the Marie Antoinette book but I got denied because of regional restrictions *sigh*
    Louder than Love sounds awesome! I've never heard of it before but it definitely goes on the TBR :)
    Thanks for stopping by, and happy reading!

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  53. YAY! Requiem! Enjoy your books! :)

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    1. I've heard both yays and nays for it, haha. I hope I do enjoy it :)

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  54. Enjoy your books! I just recently bought the first book in Maya Banks series. Look forward to reading it.

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  55. Love the care package! Burn sounds really good. Hope you like it. Thanks for stopping by my Sts!

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  56. Nice haul! I got Marie Antoinette at BEA and should get to it soon, and The Fuck It List looks good!

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  57. Hi Jillyn, you've got an awesome haul right there. I hope you'll gonna read Requiem soon we can compare review notes. Lalalalala.

    How not to be a dick really sound charming and hilarious. Thanks for stopping by my STS. :D

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  58. Marie Antoinette and The F-It List both sound so amazing! I hope you enjoy them and the rest of your new reads!

    Thanks for stopping by my post!

    ~Sara @ Forever 17 Books

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