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Saturday, November 9, 2013

Stacking the Shelves [27]



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. Bear with me this week, guys. I skipped last week's, because I was out of town in St. Louis to go see Beauty and the Beast on stage. It was amazing, by the way. Buuuuut because I skipped, I have double the load this week. Oops! I also actually bought some this week from my library, because I have an addiction...

Netgalley:


Alice in Tumblr-land: And Other Fairy Tales for a New Generation by Tim Manley
Expressing the Inner Wild: Tattoos, Piercings, Jewelry, and Other Body Art by Stephen G. Gordon
Goodbye Pink Room: Rose's Story by Jane Grayshon
Signal to Noise by Neil Gaiman, Dave McKean



For Review:


How Not to Be a Dick: An Everyday Etiquette Guide by Meghan Doherty
Little Fish: A Memoir from a Different Kind of Year by Ramsey Beyer

Purchased:


Bourbon Street Blues by Greg Herren
Cooking for Kings by Ian Kelly
Decked with Folly by Kate Kingsbury
In the Midst of Winter: Selections from the Literature of Mourning by Mary Jane Moffat
Maus I : A Survivor's Tale : My Father Bleeds History by Art Spiegelman

Amazon Freebies:


A French Girl in New York by Anna Adams
Tyger Tyger by Kersten Hamilton



Won:


The Almond Tree by Michelle Cohen Corasanti Thanks Kristi
My Spy: Last Spy Standing by Dana Marton (Signed!)Thanks Dana
Save Yourself by Kelly Braffet Thanks Karielle
S.E.C.R.E.T. by L. Marie Adeline
Secret Shared by L. Marie Adeline Thanks Yvonne
Splintered by A.G. Howard Thanks Angeline


And, I got a signed copy of The Academy Series by CL Stone! This grand prize from Meredith & Jennifer's Musings and Mel, Erin, & Regina Read-A-Lot included all three books, swag, and a t-shirt! Thanks guys!

Enter this Giveaway:



Come enter my giveaway for an ebook copy of Streaks of Blue by Jack Chaucer by clicking here.


30 comments:

  1. Holy book loving addiction, Batman! I'm so jealous you got Splintered! I hope you enjoy all of your books!

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  2. I love the covers on The Academy Series. I have never heard of that series. I will definitely have to check it out. My son could benefit from a copy of that Etiquette guide. I might have to look into that as well :)

    Here is my STS: http://www.jacquesbooknook.blogspot.com/2013/11/stacking-shelves_9.html

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  3. oh that's nice, you had a lot of books new to me but also some I want to read as well. I hope you'll like them all. Happy reading!

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    1. You too, thanks for stopping by :)

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  4. Looks like you got some nice YA books this week. Thank you for visiting my blog :)
    ~Ailsa
    The Book Bundle

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  5. Congrats on your wins! I've been meaning to read Splintered for the longest time; it sounds like such a unique twist on Alice in Wonderland. Happy reading, and thanks for stopping by!

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    1. I love Alice themed stories, so I can't wait!

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  6. LOVE your haul. Also, How Not to Be a Dick made me laugh, when I saw it. LOL.

    Congrats on your fantastic wins, and hope you enjoy Splintered!! :)

    Jess @ Reading Nook Reviews

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  7. Wow, how are you winning these amazing books?? So jealous.

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  8. That's one amazing haul! Seeing your copy of Splintered reminds me that I need to finish it before the next one comes out. Enjoy your all your new books and happy reading :)

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    1. I'm so excited for Unhinged. I got to read a chapter, and it's so good

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  9. Great haul! You won a lot of amazing books this week! Splintered, finally got my hands on a copy and am so excited to read it, especially since I got an eARC of Unhinged. I hope you enjoy all your reads. My STS.

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  10. Thanks for stopping by my STS! Splintered was pretty good, very pretty prose. Happy reading!

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    1. Glad to hear you liked it, I hope I will too!

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  11. Loving the look of your books. I hope you enjoy them :-)

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  12. Nice haul - thanks for stopping by.

    Here's my haul

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  13. Wow! Congratulations on all your wins. I hope you enjoy all your reads. Thanks for stopping by my STS:)

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    1. Thanks! It was a good week, for sure!

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  14. Splintered is fantastic. I hope you enjoy it! I'm not sure what How Not to Be a Dick is about, but I know a lot of people who could benefit from reading it. :)

    Stephanie @ Inspiring Insomnia

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    1. How Not to Be a Dick is an etiquette guide. Oh how I wish I could give it out for Christmas!

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  15. Lots of books, enjoy reading
    Hope you can visit my Stacking the Shelves

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