In My Mailbox (57) / Stacking the Shelves (12)

12 Jan


in my mailbox stacking the shelvesWeek of January 12, 2013

In My Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by Kristi over at The Story Siren. It’s awesome. Every week, we all get a chance to tell everyone what new books we’ve gotten so that we can tell you guys and we can all drool and squee together! Huzzah for squees! Stacking the Shelves is another weekly meme hosted by Tynga at Tynga’s Reviews. They’re both awesome memes and I love meeting all of you through them!

I’m trying to stick to my NetGalley resolution, friends. This week was small but AWESOME. Woot!

NETGALLEY

The Moon and More

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The Moon and More by Sarah Dessen (June 4, 2013 from Viking Juvenile).  I haven’t read ALL of Sarah Dessen’s books, but I’ve read a few, and I’ve enjoyed them. This one sounds typically emotional: it’s about a girl who is going off to college and is spending her last summer at home, where she has to figure out lots of stuff, including a BOY.

Book cover for Senshi by Cole Gibsen

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Senshi: Katana #2 by Cole Gibsen (March 8, 2013 from Flux).  I read and enjoyed the first book in this series, KATANA, about a girl who finds out that she is the reincarnation of a samurai warrior. It was pretty good, guys, and I’m looking forward to seeing what happens to Raleigh/Senshi next when things kind of go south.

BOUGHT

Book cover for The Cadet of Tildor by Alex Lidell

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The Cadet of Tildor by Alex Lidell.  I already read this one, friends (review coming soon), and honestly, it was REALLY good. A very well-paced fantasy with good world-building and a pretty slow-burning (and I do mean slow) relationship. Good stuff.

Book cover for Just One Day by Gayle Forman

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Just One Day: Just One Day/Just One Year #1 by Gayle Forman. I just finished this book this morning and it is still basically all I can think about. It was basically perfect, if you like to read about imperfect people and things. Which I do. Because that’s real life, y’all. This books was outstanding.

That’s my mailbox for the last few weeks, friends! I hope you all got some great things, too!

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14 Responses to “In My Mailbox (57) / Stacking the Shelves (12)”

  1. April Books & Wine January 12, 2013 at 7:54 pm #

    Jealous as heck of the Sarah Dessen omg.

    BUT! Yay for The Cadet Of Tildor and Just One Day, I love both of them and they each gave me different sorts of feels. YAY!

  2. Heidi January 12, 2013 at 8:10 pm #

    Good for you for sticking to NetGalley resolutions! It helps, it really does…I have pretty strict rules for myself regarding ARCs these days, and I still almost get overwhelmed, but there’s light at the end of the tunnel (meaning I might catch up!).

    These look great, Amy! Excited to read your Tildor review, and happy you loved Just One Day…I think I need to read Where She Went before I’m ready to start this duology!

  3. Lisa January 12, 2013 at 9:20 pm #

    The Cadet of Tildor! I can’t wait until it’s my turn!

    Also – SARAH DESSEN forevah.

  4. Alice in Readerland January 12, 2013 at 10:45 pm #

    I want to read The Moon and More so badly! Excited to see what you think of it! 🙂

    Alice @ Alice in Readerland

  5. Brittany January 13, 2013 at 9:34 am #

    JUSTONEDAYJUSTONEDAY ❤
    Netgalley has some really good stuff lately!!! I haven't read any Sarah Dessen *GASP* but I tried for The Moon and More

  6. Jade January 13, 2013 at 11:10 am #

    I am sooo jealous of Just one Day and the Moon and More because I am such a massive YA contemp fan girl 🙂 EnjoY!

    My Haul

  7. Annabelle H January 13, 2013 at 11:34 am #

    I;m really excited to read the Cadet novel!

    Check Out My New Books – Letterbox Love!

  8. picturemereading January 13, 2013 at 1:27 pm #

    I am interested in the Cadet of Tildor, glad you like it! 🙂

  9. Sandy @ Somewhere Only We Know January 13, 2013 at 4:03 pm #

    I still haven’t managed to read anything by Sarah Dessen. And I haven’t read Gayle Forman yet either. I really need to remedy this.

    Check out my SP & STS.

    Sandy @ Somewhere Only We Know

  10. megtao January 13, 2013 at 5:08 pm #

    Senshi is giving me Sailor Moon feelings.

  11. Emily @ Falling for YA January 13, 2013 at 5:24 pm #

    I love Sarah Dessen books and this one sounds super cute! I also can’t wait to read Just One Day. Happy Reading!

    Emily @ Falling For YA

  12. Reut January 14, 2013 at 9:19 pm #

    Must. Get. Hands. On. Just. One. Day.

    I’m glad you thought it was good! Happy reading!

  13. Alexa Loves Books (@alexalovesbooks) January 16, 2013 at 11:50 am #

    I need to go and get my hands on a copy of The Cadet of Tildor. LOVED that book so, so much. And also, yay for Just One Day! It’s a really great book, and I’m still thinking about it even days after finishing it…

  14. Hannah @ So Obsessed With January 18, 2013 at 7:20 pm #

    I’m really interested in The Cadet of Tildor – I’ve been hearing such great things about it! And I just broke my own resolution and bought Just One Day because everyone has been raving about it and I just HAVE to be in on all the love 🙂

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