Saturday, June 18, 2011

In My Mailbox (29): Thy Mailbox Overfloweth Edition

In My Mailbox is hosted by Kristi at The Story Siren.

I had an epic week, I cannot lie. Huge thanks to my blogger friends for being amazing and sharing their BEA stash with me and picking up books from signings for me. I love you guys so much it's INEXPLICABLE. Seriously.

For Review
The Beginning of After by Jennifer Castle
You Against Me by Jenny Downham
Queen of the Dead by Stacey Kade
Mercy by Rebecca Lim
Want to Go Private? by Sarah Darer Littman
Fury by Elizabeth Miles

huge thanks to NetGalley, HarperCollins, Random House, Disney Hyperion, GalleyGrab, and Scholastic!

From Jamie
Pretty Bad Things by CJ Skuse
How to Save a Life by Sara Zarr
The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson
Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi
The Carrier of the Mark by Leigh Fallon
Bloodlines by Richelle Mead (signed!)
Fateful by Claudia Gray
Beauty Queens by Libba Bray (signed!)
The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin

Ten Things We Did (and probably shouldn't have) by Sarah Mlynowski (signed! Thank you Anna!)
Eve by Anna Carey (thank you, Farrah!)
Legend by Marie Lu and Bloodlines tote bag (thank you, Lindsi!)
The Iron Queen by Julie Kagawa (signed! thank you, Carla!)

Awaken by Katie Kacvinsky

Plus I got a bunch of super cute signed bookmarks from Kiki Hamilton, author of The Faerie Ring!

I probably can't ever hope to have a week as good as this one ever again. I don't expect to. And honestly, I have no idea how I'm going to read all of these amazing titles, but DAMNIT I'M GOING TO TRY!!!

A monumental thanks to all my blogger friends who are generous and beautiful enough to share their BEA stash and pick up books from signings for me. I love you guys more than words. More than books, even. But just don't tell the books that ;)


  1. Amazing lot of books! That's awesome! :) I loved You Against Me SO much!! Hope you enjoy it. :D Well, actually, I hope you enjoy all them. :)

    Jess @ Gone with the Words
    On Twitter! @gonewiththeword

  2. Those are DEFINITELY some awesome books. And YAY I'm so happy Jamie got you Bloodlines. I still haven't read my copy yet, hah! Hope you enjoy them all!

  3. I am green with envy!! You have some amazing books this week. I look forward to reading your reviews :-)

  4. WOW! That's an awesome IMM!! Happy Reading!

  5. Great books this week Jen! I can't wait to read The Girl of Fire and Thorns :)

  6. Great books! You got a lot of the ones that I'm really looking forward to :)

  7. SUCH good friends! Jealous. I really need to read BEAUTY QUEENS and TEN THINGS WE DID.

  8. EPIC! :)

    So curious about Want to Go Private.

  9. That is quite an IMM! Those are really awesome books! And awesome friends who got you those books :)

  10. Very jealous you got Blodlines! I am dying to read this series. I absolutely love The Vampire Academy series. Very great haul this week! Can't wait to read your reviews of them all!!

    <3 Happy Reading!
    Patricia @ Patricia's Particularity

  11. Where do I even start with all that awesomeness?!

    Ya for Bloodlines and Carrier of the Mark and The Girl of Fire and Thorns and Beauty Queens and and and...

    Epic week, for sure. It's so awesome how giving other bloggers are! :D

  12. <3 you know, BEA was not the same without you even though we talked about you a LOT I so wish you had been there with us.

  13. SERIOUSLY fabulous week, nice! :) I'm not going to talk about your other books because I don't want to explode with jealousy, but I WILL say that I'm glad you bought Awaken, I loved that book!

  14. Wowsers - kick ass books this week. And you have the best book friends ever! :) How sweet of them.

  15. Wow! That little Jen-on-a-tongue-depressor sure picked up A LOT of books at BEA. You should send her again next year.

  16. WOW!!! You weren't kidding when you tweeted you had an awesome book week!

    Awesome haul, I am super jealous of several titles!!!

  17. Oooh I'm jealous. Fateful, The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer, Eve, and Legend. Can't wait to see your reviews!

  18. Fantastic IMM this week! :) Too many books to even touch on! But I also got Legend this week!

  19. What a great IMM! you're going to be reading for quite awhile...and what sweet blogger friends to share the wealth...enjoy!

  20. What an incredible week! I can't wait to read Bloodlines and Carrier of the Mark.
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  21. Such a great book week for you! I also got Ten Things We Did. I'm jealous of a lot of these! I'm looking forward to seeing what you think of them. Happy reading!

  22. Holy IMM of AWESOMENESS! :) A lot of these books look AMAZING and are certainly on my TBR list. I'm really looking forward to: Shatter Me, Carrier of the Mark, Bloodlines, The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer and Legend. Great book haul this week. Hope you enjoy each and every one!

    My IMM

  23. Those all look awesome - holy shiny amazing sounding books! I have heard nothing but marvelous things about Awaken - I really need to pick that one up soon. Enjoy your overflowing mailbox of awesome! :) They all look so great.

  24. Damn girl! Definitely an epic IMM! :)

  25. EPIC HAUL. Glad you got the book! :) I'm hoping its a good one. Also, READ SHATTER ME ASAP. So. Amazing.


  26. Oh Jen that is an incredible stack of books. I am very jealous of Bloodlines and Legend :)

  27. I just finished Awaken and loved it! Ten Things We Did was a cute read, as well.

  28. I am not jealous I am not jealous I am not jealous. OK, I SO am but I am sure I will get over it ;)

    What a great haul!

    Happy reading.

  29. Oh. Em. Gee. I recently read Want to Go Private? and The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer. Each one was really interesting.

    Also, your swag for The Faerie Ring is so pretty! I should be getting my hands on an ARC very shortly and I am PUMPED.

    Great IMM post, Jen! Happy reading!

  30. I am so jealous of this. A new book is like a present and that's a lot of presents! By the way, I'm new to your blog and absolutely love everything about it. Your name and subtitle totally made me giggle.
    And now I'm subscribed and look forward to your posts :]