Aug 7, 2011

In My Mailbox

In My Mailbox is a weekly blog post hosted by Kirsti over at The Story Siren and inspired by Alea at Pop Culture Junkie.

Not too much this week, getting harder for me to find my new releases at good prices since Borders is getting too many of them.

Here's what I bought:
Nightshade by Andrea Cremer (Yes, I have the ARC form from last year, but I looved this new cover!)
Vampires, Werewolves, Zombies: Compendium Monstrum by Suzanne Schwalb & Maragret Rubiano (Saw this on the way to the checkout and thought it was so cute! A funny little book with info on the monsters and survival!)
Bloodlands by Christine Cody
A Match Made in Hell by Terri Garey

Then as I already noted, I bought Nightshade for the paperback cover because it was so awesome, awhile back I had emailed the publisher because Andrea had mentioned that you could get the new cover flap. I emailed them back in June and hadn't heard back nor gotten anything in the mail. So guess what came in the mail right after I bought the book?

Yup! My cover flap! Oh well. Like I said, I liked this cover!

And the best thing to come this week came from the publisher for review:

(ARC) Half-Blood by Jennifer Armentrout w/SWAG!!

Thanks again, Kate!

And that was my week! What did you get?


  1. Great IMM. I want to read Half-Blood and one by Suzanne Schwalb & Maragret Rubiano looks like a lot of fun:)

  2. I sent an email to Penguin hoping they would sent me a flat too even though i'm Canadian. *fingers crossed*

    I'm reading Bloodlands right now it's really original, the writing style is kinda hard though, so it's slow progress.

  3. Ohhh, I've heard Half-Blood is really good! I hope you enjoy all your awesome books this week!

  4. Half-Blood does look good!

    Thanks for stopping by Book Sake.

  5. Ohhh you got half-blood I hope you love it! I finished it not too long ago and cannot wait for Pure now!

  6. What a nice collection of books. I should write for the new book jacket too. I do prefer it to the one one my copy (which I haven't read yet). Half-Blood looks good too. Happy reading!

  7. I just finished Nightshade last week and can't wait to read Wolfsbane. I love the new cover too! It is so much prettier then the older one. Yay for getting Half-Blood. That one looks really good. I hope that you enjoy your new books!


  8. Great books this week. The Compendium Monstrum sounds really interesting. Happy Reading!

  9. So, so jealous of Half-blood!!! I'd sort if forgotten all about the Nightshade cover…and I couldn't figure out what the heck it was when I got it in the mail! Great Mailbox!

  10. Oh I read Half-Blood and loved it!
    I don't care for the new covers for Nightshade and Wolfsbane but I luckily have both in ARC's of the original covers. And they are GORGEOUS but they won't match the next one so I'll probably end up buying them all with the new covers as well. Someday.

  11. Oooh I love the cover of Nightshade. Great mailbox this week! Thanks for stopping by my IMM!

  12. AH! I want Nightshade and Wolfsbane so bad! Enjoy your books :)

  13. I still haven't read Nightshade!! I did quite like Half-blood tho so hopefully you will too =]

    The Cait Files

  14. Great mailbox! I have Half-Blood on my to-read list - I'll look forward to seeing your review. Happy reading!

    Thanks for stopping by my blog :)

  15. You got some great stuff! Half-Blood looks good. Thanks for visiting my IMM!


  16. Looks great! Thanks for stopping by my blog - love your IMM :)


  17. I hope you love Half-Blood as much as I did!!! Aiden is gorgeous, loved the story. I love my little guitar pick too. I am so excited for when i can release my review on this book.



  18. I am too totally excited to read Half-Blood, unfortunately it's going to have to happen sometime towards the end of next week, so I can power through these other ARC's from HarperCollins/HarperTeen. ;)

    What a great IMM!

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  19. I am SO JEALOUS you got Half Blood! Hope you enjoy it! =)

  20. You had a great week. I like the new Nightshade cover as well. Happy Reading!

  21. I have Half-Blood, too! I can't wait to compare notes on it :) Enjoy!

  22. Nice mailbox! I actually really liked the old Nightshade cover better. It was just so pretty and colorful. :]

    Thanks for stopping by my IMM as well!

    ♥ Sarah

  23. Great haul! I didn't do an IMM last week. :( I'll do one this week! :)

    I actually don't like the cover to Nightshade! :( I prefer the original cover.


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