Sunday, October 2, 2011

In My Mailbox #23


In My Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by Kristi at The Story Siren. It gives bloggers the chance to appreciate the books they got last week and to meet new people.






The books I bought this week:


Lola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie Perkins
Fateful by Claudia Gray


The books I got for review this week:


Brightest Kind of Darkness* by P. T. Michelle
Between the Land and the Sea* by Derrolyn Anderson

*from author






I'm soooo incredibly happy with the books I got this week. I already read and reviewed Daughter of Smoke and Bone a while ago, but I needed to get a finished copy of this for my shelf! And it's so gorgeous. I'm almost finished with Lola and the Boy Next Door as well and I'm so in love with it. My review for it will be up next week! I've also heard great things about Fateful, Brightest Kind of Darkness and Between the Land and the Sea and can't wait to start those either. :)

What did you get in your mailbox this week?
Carina

This week's reviews:
Fragile Eternity by Melissa Marr
City of Glass by Cassandra Clare

31 comments:

  1. I got Lola too! The finished copy of The Daughter Of Smoke and Bone is just gorgeous. Hope you have a great week!

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  2. I got Lola too - It was AMAZING XD Can't wait for Fateful, and I really enjoyed Daughter of Smoke and Bone :) Happy reading!

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  3. I need to get a finished copy of Daughter of Smoke and Bone,too. I loved it! And I'm still waiting for LOLA to arrive..hurry Swiss postman!

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  4. Brightest Kind of Darkness looks really good, and I need to get hold of a copy of Daughter of Smoke and Bone.

    My IMM

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  5. Hi, new follower here!

    You definitely wont regret getting Brightest Kind of Darkness! Its great!
    Everyone seems to be getting Lola this week or be reading it right now haha. I probably wont get it in the mail until a week or two! Will have to read Anna before then!
    I'm reading Daughter of Smoke and Bone right now, loving it! Great to see I'm not the only one who fell in love with the UK cover!

    Just saw your comment! Thanks for stopping by. Luna is a monster but will appreciate being called cute haha.

    -Kate

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  6. I really want to read Fateful - I think it sounds amazing!!

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  7. OOh lovely! I think I'm going to have to splash out on Amazon and buy The Brightest Kind of Darkness. I keep hearing great things about it.

    Loving your mailbox this week. Such a lovely selection (can't wait to get my hands on a copy of Daughter of Smoke and Bone.)

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  8. Oh you got Lola! Awesome! I just finished Smoke and Bone yesterday and it was great I hope you like it as much as I did!

    Giselle
    Xpresso Reads
    P.S. I've also got a new giveaway on my blog for Remembrance if you want to enter.

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  9. Great haul! i love this version of Smoke and Bone =) Happy Reading!

    my IMM:
    http://bookchilla.wordpress.com/2011/10/01/in-my-mailbox-16/

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  10. Ooh these are all great books that I want to read! I also picked up Fateful this week, and I heard that Lola and Daughter of Smoke and Bone are both AMAZING! :D

    My IMM can be found here~

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  11. I hope you enjoy Fateful i can't wait to read it myself i'm so excited! Come check out my IMM!!

    http://paigebradish1996.blogspot.com/2011/10/in-my-mailbox-6.html

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  12. I keep seeing Fateful everywhere, I hope it's good.
    I need to get my mitts on Lola! It looks amazing.

    Happy reading :)

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  13. Lola, Daughter of Smoke and Bone and Fateful are all awesome! Enjoy reading them!

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  14. Fantastic books this week! The three you bought are 3 that I want to read, like, right away! LOL!

    Michele | My <a href="http://wp.me/pAblM-sI>IMM</a>

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  15. I really liked FATEFUL and DAUGHTER OF SMOKE AND BONE & LOLA are on my TBR. Happy Reading!

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  16. you have lola!! i'm still waiting for my pre-ordered copy to come in the mail :/

    you have a FANTASTIC mailbox this week! :)

    -MIchelle

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  17. I really want to read lola and daughter of smoke and bone! And Michelle Madow is offering ecopys of remembrance to bloggers and if you have over 1,000 followers you can get a paper copy. Its a really cute story! I would contact her if you wanted to read it. She is super nice :)

    -Michelle

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  18. oooooo I got Fateful last week, but havnt read it yet, Donna LOVED it, youll have to let me know how you liked it (:

    Haley @ Ya-Aholic.com

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  19. Really awesome IMM this week! Enjoy all of your new books and have a great weekend!

    Stop by and see my IMM & enter in my two new giveaways. I'm giving away 12 books and a swag pack!

    Amanda
    Hippies, Beauty, and Books. Oh My!

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  20. Lola and Brightest Kind of Darkness both look great! I can't wait to read Fateful, it sounds really good. Happy reading!

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  21. YAY Lola and Fateful. Hope you enjoy all of them. Lookin' forward to you're reviews :)

    Check out my IMM:
    http://seeitorreadit.blogspot.com/2011/10/in-my-mailbox-1.html

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  22. Nice haul! The three you bought are ones I really want to read (well I'm reading Smoke and Bone now actually).

    Happy reading. New follower:)

    jenn | my IMM
    Be sure to enter my Birthday Bash Giveaway!

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  23. Nice IMM this week. I loved Lola!
    I still have to read Daughter of Smoke and Bone....I have a different cover though.

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  24. Yay for such great books this week! You can't go wrong with Lola and Daughter because they are so utterly perfect. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed them both. I hope you enjoy your new reads just as much! :)

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  25. I really need to go get a copy of Daughter of Smoke and Bone! It looks so freaking good. And I LOVED Lola! Happy reading!

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  26. LOLA! I love that book! I wasn't able to find a copy last week at the bookstores, but I'm hoping I can find a copy this week. :) I hope you enjoy your new reads!

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  27. Nice haul! I really want to buy Daughter of Smoke and Bone. I have it on order with my bookstore. Happy reading! Thanks for stopping by. :)

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  28. aahhh so jealous!!! I want Daughther of Smoke and Bone so badly!

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  29. Okay, I'm basically intrigued by every single one of your new reads this week. ;) I tried to pick out a few to start talking about, but I kept oh-ing at them all! Lol. Great IMM! I hope they're all as good as they seem. :) Thanks for stopping by!

    Rebecca
    Kindle Fever

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  30. I'm jealous on two counts. Can't wait to read Daughter of Smoke and Bone and Lola and the Boy Next Door.

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  31. Ohh so jealous! Especially of Lola!
    They are all so pretty too =)
    Happy reading.

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Carina

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