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Saturday, April 2, 2011

IMM: In My Mailbox (29)

In My Mailbox is hosted by Kristi @ The Story Siren

I had an awesome week worth of books! I went to the next town over where Borders is closing and purchased a bunch of books. My husband spoils me so much! He knew I was wanting to go so he surprised me with a surprise day of book shopping. I also preordered Lover Unleashed a week before it was released and was fuming that it didn't arrive until today! Over a week of being steamed at Amazon for the slowest shipping ever and it finally arrived!! Unacceptable Amazon!

Here is what showed up in my mailbox this week!

Blood Magic by Tessa Gratton (ARC) 
Divergent by Veronica Roth (ARC)
Shimmer by Alyson Noel
Lovely Shoes by Susan Shreve (ARC)
Fire World by Chris d'Lacey (ARC)
 Bastian by Elizabeth Amber (ARC Manuscript)
plus signed cover flat and bookmarks!

Thanks to:
Elizabeth Amber
Macmillan/Square Fish
Amazon Vine

 I told you my husband spoiled me! LOL
I actually had two more books that I purchased, but I forgot to put them in the photo.
Rock Hard by Olivia Cunning (OMG! Review to come!)
Lover Unleashed by J.R. Ward (FINALLY!)
The Darkest Secret by Gena Showalter (Love those Lords!) 
Vampire Mine by Kerrelyn Sparks 
In The Company of Vampires by Katie MacAlister
Taken By Midnight by Lara Adrian
The Vampires Promise by Caroline B. Cooney
The Silver Kiss by Annette Curtis Klause
Wolf Tales 11 by Kate Douglas
The Perfect Play by Jaci Burton 
Accidentally Catty by Dakota Cassidy
Deeper by Megan Hart
Immortal Danger by Cynthia Eden
Spells by Aprilynne Pike
Eternal Flame by Cynthia Eden

Back Stage Pass by Olivia Cunning 
(it looked lonely so I HAD to buy it and support the awesome and talented author!)
Delirium by Lauren Oliver
I was pleasantly surprised when author Olivia Cunning told me that a snippet of my review for Back Stage Pass was included in the beginning of Rock Hard!  I was listed with other awesome reviewers and this just goes to show how addicted to the series I am!!!  I own 2 finished copies of Back Stage Pass, 1 ARC of Back Stage Pass, 1 ARC of Rock Hard and now 1 finished copy of Rock Hard!  Yes, I am addicted to The Sinners and will one day become Trey's girl!!

What did everyone else get? 


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Blogger deltay said...

What a great batch of books! Happy reading :)

April 2, 2011 at 12:35 PM  
Blogger Jennifer A said...

That was so sweet of your husband!

Wow, you got lots of books! I am glad the the Borders here isn't going out of business, but I'm sad I'm missing out on such good deals.

Even though my Borders isn't going out of business, I was still able to get Spells and Hush, Hush for $4 each, so I guess I can't complain too much. LOL. Plus, I have Powells Bookstore here, and they rock.

That must be so EXCITING to have your review quoted in a book! Yay! Congrats! I'll have to check that one out.

Great mailbox this week!

Jennifer of Little Shelf

April 2, 2011 at 12:41 PM  
Blogger I ♥ Book Gossip said...

Loving this haul! Amy were the books on sale at borders? I have a border near me thats closing, but I wasn't sure if the Romances were on sale so I didn't go and check it out yet.

Happy Reading!

April 2, 2011 at 12:59 PM  
Blogger Anna said...

Nice Haul! It was the same thing for me. I pre-ordered LU from Amazon and it didn't arrive until yesterday.

April 2, 2011 at 2:19 PM  
Blogger Amy said...

OH MY!!! What a great week for you! I hope you enjoy them all, happy reading!

April 2, 2011 at 2:50 PM  
Blogger Manda said...

So, so jealous of Blood Magic and Divergent! I can't wait for them!
And, wow. You're not kidding about the spoiling.
Congratulations bout the quote! That's incredible!
You've had an amazing week :D
Here's my IMM

April 2, 2011 at 2:58 PM  
Blogger Bookish Brunette said...

I already told you via email... But I think you should hear it again... YAY!!!! That's so amazing woman! (I know you... You're going to have it framed right?)

Totally JEALOUS about Blood Magic!

April 2, 2011 at 5:15 PM  
Blogger Unknown said...

wow so many books Amy! so many amazing books too!

looking forward to your reviews!


April 2, 2011 at 5:48 PM  
Blogger Steph: Short and Sweet said...

Oh my gosh, when I get a husband I will make sure he spoils me like that!!! So lucky. Have fun reading them :) xo

April 2, 2011 at 9:18 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Green with envy! Hope you enjoy all of your goodies. :)

April 3, 2011 at 6:36 AM  
Blogger Christy @ TheReaderBee said...

So many great books! I really want to read Blood Magic and Divergent. :) Enjoy!

April 3, 2011 at 6:49 AM  
Blogger Kathy Martin said...

What a great mailbox! I'm going to have to look for Olivia Cunning. You have so many of the books that are on my wishlist. My mailboxes are here and here. Happy reading!

April 3, 2011 at 7:40 AM  
Blogger Sally said...

WOW! Loads of great books this week.
I just bought Back Stage Pass for my kindle - looks good.
Can't wait to read Divergent and Blood Magic.
Happy reading.

April 3, 2011 at 8:53 AM  
Blogger Olivia Cunning said...

Amy, you rock!

And how did you know I like to be on top? ;-)

...of your stack of books...

Of course, that's what I meant.

April 3, 2011 at 12:10 PM  
Blogger A Beautiful Madness said...

Wow, you got so many really great books. You're so lucky! Your husband really spoiled you!

April 4, 2011 at 7:19 PM  

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