In My Mailbox – a cutie edition

Posted 23 January, 2011 by Danny in / 19 Comments

Weekly meme from The Story Siren
The idea is to post the books you got this week,
whether you bought them, got them as a gift,
from the library, or received them to review.

This week’s blogger is cutie.
Hey howdy hey, party people!
With a heavy heart, I am here to report
that as of tomorrow the Spring Semester
shall begin for this Bookworm.
Did shellin’ out the big bucks on textbooks stop me from procuring new books?
Of course not (she says with a sheepish grin).
And while there are other
definitely more impressive IMM out there
I’d have to say I’m pretty darn happy.
As you will see,
I’ve been slowly making my way through all
Joss Whedon’s works, I decide to give Stephen King another shot
after reading his novel On Writing, I got a few “newer” releases,
and a couple of surprises in the mail from my fellow Bookworms.

Books bought:

Deadly Little Games by Laurie Faria Stolarz

Jessica’s Guide to Dating on the Dark Side by Beth Fantaskey
(bargain book buy at B&N for 1.99)

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight, Volume 2: No Future for You

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight, Volume 3: Wolves at the Gate

The Iron King by Julie Kagawa

Books borrowed:

Carrie by Stephen King

Blockade Billy by Stephen King

The Lying Game by Sara Shepard

Serenity Volume One: Those Left Behind
by Joss Whedon, Brett Matthews, Will Conrad (Illustrator)




Books bestowed:
My fellow Bookworms sent me a signed copy of
crescendo (arc) by Becca Fitzpatrick, which made me squeal like a little girl!
I also received a copy of The Haunted by Jessica Verday to read and help review.
Annnnnd my copy of Behemoth by Scott Westerfeld came in the mail!
Truly, my fan girl squeals were heard ’round the world.

Tis what I know and what’s I’ve got.
 Make sure to check out other participating blogs/sites!!
But before you scamper off make sure to share with us
which books you acquired this week and
THE one you have been dying to read.
Pleasy Cheesy share with us!

Until next time– 
Yours forever truly,

Obsessive Reader by Night – Scientist at Day!
You can also find me on goodreads. I’d love to get to know you so, don’t be shy and say Hello!

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19 Responses to “In My Mailbox – a cutie edition”

  1. Great books, Cutie!! I plan to read The Iron King next week. Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side by Beth Fantaskey seems interesting. Happy Reading!

  2. Darkfallen

    Have fun reading!
    I have soooooo many books in my mailbox right now it's insane! Let's just say that someone got a little carried away at amazon this christmas;) but the book that made me squeal like a school girl?

    Nevermore *dances in a circle*
    Nothing says love like your mom giving you a kid free evening and a great book!

  3. cutie

    I've been trying to find a copy of The Iron King locally forever now. Finally I remembered to buy it online. And I'm excited about The Lying Game. =) THANKS!!

  4. cutie

    I've read Jessica's Guide. But I borrowed it from the library. When I saw it for 1.99 on B&N.com I just had to get it. =) Her Jekyll and Hyde novel was good as well. =)

  5. cutie

    I love love love Deadly Little Secret and Deadly Little Lies. I am SOOOOOO excited to read DLG. I just gotta find the darn time to do so!

    YAY FOR US is right. Let us pat our backs. What the heckles am I rambling on about?! 😉

  6. cutie

    LOVED it. I reviewed it on Goodreads. I'll make sure to review it on Thursday during cutie's corner. Maybe a comic book edition! DUDE I'm excited now!

  7. cutie

    B&N.com has some great bargain books. You have to check them regularly however. You could get the hardcover of JGtDoDS for 3.99. I have the membership so everything is delivered for free. It's a fantastic deal.

  8. cutie

    Amen, my friend!

    I have been trying so hard not to buy or rent too many books. Because I've got so many on my bookshelves already. But there are just far too many awesome books coming out and or those I haven't read yet that I just can't help myself! It's a disease, and I'm not looking for a cure. 😉 Here's to many a kid free nights and a million fantastical books! *hugs*

  9. cutie

    I will for sure review Serenity this week! I'm hoping I can get my hands on Vol 2 and The Shepard's Tale this week as well. =) We just rewatched Firefly and the movie this week/weekend. I'm soooo sad it's over. =(

    I'm all a twitter that there is going to be a Season Nine of Buffy (comics of course) plus I'm going to read Angel. Just need to pick them up from the library! Sooooo many comics. So little time. =)

  10. Donna/BLHmistress

    Just seeing your haul made me squeal like a fan girl lol- I so want The Iron King been trying to hold off on going on a book binge but don't think I am gonna be able to too much longer.

    MY IMM

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