Sunday, 9 October 2011

In My Mailbox (32)

In My Mailbox is hosted by Kristi from The Story Siren.
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It's been ages since I've done an In My Mailbox because I haven't been getting any books but it feels like all the books I've been pining for have come out at the end of September and start of October all at once. So I got four book this week:
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1. The Name Of The Star by Maureen Johnson
2. Sweetly by Jackson Pearce
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3. Daughter Of Smoke And Bone by Laini Taylor
4. Silence by Becca Fitzpatrick
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I'm so excited for all these books and I can't wait to read them. I've read all of Maureen Johnson's other books so it was a given I was going to pick up The Name of the Star as soon as I could and it sounds fantastically eerie with the reappearance of Jack the Ripper in modern London. I loved Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce so I couldn't wait to pick up Sweetly, her new fairytale retelling of Hansel and Gretel. I've heard nothing but great things about Daughter of Smoke and Bone and I will admit I have entirely got caught up in the hype. Finally there's Silence, the third installment in the Hush, Hush series which I love. As a bonus it is signed! I also noticed how gorgeous the covers all are. A lot of purples and silvers with a dash of red.

14 comments:

Giselle said...

Smoke and Bone is amazing! I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. Great haul!

Giselle
Xpresso Reads

Idris said...

Great Books you got this week. I want to read them all! : ) Happy Reading!

Idris
In My Mailbox

Sarah Darlington said...

I want to read all 4!

Amanda Welling said...

Another week and more amazing books! Have fun reading all of your new editions! :)

Come visit my IMM!

Amanda
Hippies, Beauty, and Books. Oh My!

Lauren said...

Ooh, you got so many great books this week! The Name of the Star looks especially great. Can't wait to hear your thoughts on all four! Happy reading! :)

Grace Fonseca said...

I loved Daughter of Smoke and Bone. It was so good. I can't wait for the sequel. Old follower. Come visit me over at Livre De Amour-Books of Love Blog.

The Slowest Bookworm said...

LOl over the last few weeks we've both bought the same books! The Name of the Star was really good. It is definitely eerie and very creepy. Hope you enjoy it.

Christin said...

Great books! I enjoyed The Name of the Star - hope you do too! Happy reading!

Thanks for stopping by my IMM :)

BURIED IN BOOKS said...

I loved In the Name of the Star and I think you got the better cover! It's great compare to the US cover. It's a great paranormal thriller. Hope you love it. I cannot put into words how I felt about The Daughter of Smoke and Bone. It was the best book I've ever read. I don't know that anything will ever compare to it for me.

I got Silence, but then I read in Publisher's Weekly that Becca Fitzpatrick signed a fourth book for some unGodly amount. I thought this was the end. So I kinda don't want to read it now. I guess the trilogies have gone to the four book deals.

And I love Jackson Pearce so I bet Sweetly is going to be great. I have that one buried around here somewhere. I truly am buried in books!

Hope you enjoy your books!!!

Heather

Ailsa said...

These are great books!
I think the cover of Sweetly is very creepy, but I think it sounds like a cool story retelling - I'd like to read it.
I love Jack the Ripper stories, and Maureen's writing, so I'm sure I'll read that too.
And DOSAB! So many people seem to love it, I really want to read it!

Here's my IMM this week: The Book Bundle

~Ailsa

Christy @TheReaderBee said...

Ohhh, I really want to read The Name of the Star and Silence! I hope you enjoy reading all your great new reads this week!

Natalie said...

In the Name of the Star looks so good! I hope you love it! And I've heard so many good things about Daughter of Smoke and Bone! I have a copy on hold at the library that I'm dying to get my hands on!

The Library Owl said...

Thanks for all the great comments! It looks like so many of you have enjoyed these books and it makes me even more excited to read them :)

Novels On The Run said...

Hi there, new follower:D

I have all but Sweetly. I am nearly finished Daughter of Smoke and Bone, it is truly an awesomely creative book. You should love it..I have like 30 pages left, I don't want it to end...

Michelle