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Sunday, April 7, 2013

Goodie Basket (41): Book Haul and Weekly Blog Recap



Goodie Basket...is a weekly feature hosted here at Word Spelunking that showcases all the goodies (books, bookish things, reviews, interviews/giveaways/guest posts, blog tours, etc) that popped up in the Goodie Basket that is Word Spelunking each week.

(This meme is inspired by other book haul memes such as Stacking the Shelves hosted by Tynga’s Reviews, Showcase Sunday hosted by Books, Biscuits & Tea and Sunday Post hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer )

FOR REVIEW

Icons by Margaret Stohl
(Little Brown BFYR: sent from pub)

Reaper's Legacy (Toxic City #2) by Tim Lebbon
(Pyr Books: sent from pub)



After Visiting Friends by Michael Hainey
(Simon & Schuster: sent from pub)

Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight
(Harper Collins: sent from pub)


The Invisible Tower (The Otherworld Chronicles #1)
The Seven Swords (The Otherworld Chronicles #2)
by Nils Johnson-Shelton
(Harper Collins: sent from pub)


NERDS #2-4 by Michael Buckley:
(Abrams: sent from pub)
I reviewed and loved book one during the March MG Madness last month and the awesome people at Abrams were kind enough to send me the rest of the series!

PURCHASED

I actually had a chance to go book shopping in a real bookstore this week and I found some great deals. I bought a ton of baby books for my niece (who will be arriving next month!!) and I found a hardcover copy of Shatter Me for just $4!

Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

EBOOKS FOR REVIEW

(sent for blog tour)

(Angry Robot: from Netgalley)

EBOOKS PURCHASED/FREE

Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson
I LOVE this book and when I saw it was only $1.99 on Kindle, I knew I had to have an ebook copy!
Storybound by Marissa Burt
This is another book I love and just had to download it when I saw it was FREE!

Big THANK YOUs to Little Brown, Pyr, Harper Collins, Abrams, Angry Robot, and Suzanne Kamata for all the bookish awesomeness this week!!!

Weekly Blog Recap
This was a slow blogging week for me, as RL was quite busy but,
This week I...

REVIEWED
I Haiku You by Betsy Snyder

INTERVIEWED

TEASED

WAITING ON
Magic Marks the Spot by Caroline Carlson 

STILL GIVING AWAY
-Finished copy of Pretty Girl-13 by Liz Coley (ends tonight!)
-A Shade of Vampire Candle (ends tonight!)

WHAT DID YOU GET THIS WEEK?!

2 comments:

Grace Fonseca said...

Icons was very good. I borrowed it from somebody and loved it. Great haul this week. So many MG books in there too. The MG books have very colorful covers.

Grace

Michelle @ In Libris Veritas said...

I got Icons as well and I definitely grabbed Storybound.I've never heard of Toxic Ctiy, I'll have to look into those.

I hope you enjoy all the great books you picked up and received this week.