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Saturday, June 1, 2013

Goodie Basket (48): Weekly Book Haul and Blog Recap

Goodie 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 In My Mailbox hosted by  The Mod Podge BookshelfStacking the Shelves hosted by Tynga’s Reviews, Showcase Sunday hosted by Books, Biscuits & Tea and Sunday Post hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer )

What I received this week in my mailbox...

From Harper Collins and Harper Teen

Transparent by Natalie Whipple 
Faking It by Cora Carmack
September Girls by Bennett Madison

From Penguin Teen

Earthbound by Aprilynne Pike
Not sure why I received two ARCs, but I've already found a loving home for one of them ;)


From Netgalley

(all from Bloomsbury)
Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas
Hostage Three by Nick Lake 
Starry Nights by Daisy Whitney

From Edelweiss

The Troop by Nick Cutter
(Simon and Schuster)

From the Author

Candy and the Cankersaur by Jason Sandberg

Big THANK YOUs to Harper Collins/Teen, Penguin Teen, Bloosmbury, Simon & Schuster, and Jason Sandberg for all the bookish awesomeness this week!

Weekly Blog Recap
I took a bit of a blogging break this week, but did have two posts:

  • I spotlighted Traffic Jam by Melissa Groeling and am giving away a hard copy.

What did you get this week?!


Tasha said...

Ooh, Crown of Midnight! Nice! Hope you enjoy all of your books. You can see the books I got this weekhere.Tasha @ A Trillian Books xxx

Kat Balcombe said...

Ah I got The Troop too - I hope its fabulously scary!

Enjoy :-D

Alyssa Susanna said...

Oooo, I got Transparent as well! And Where the Stars Still Shine! But I haven't gotten approved for Crown of Midnight yet :\ You got two copies of Earthbound! I'm so stoked to read that one in July - didn't get an ARC. Hope you enjoy all of your books! :D

Check out my STS post!

Grace Fonseca said...

Crown of Midnight looks awesome. I met the author briefly at BEA this time. Come visit me as well.


Alise (Readers In Wonderland) said...

Great books! All of them sound so great. I can't wait for Transparent. Enjoy reading them all!

Alise @ Readers In Wonderland
My Stacking the Shelves/Wrap Up

Jade said...

Hostage Three is absolutely amazing, I'm so glad to see this book around more! I also loved Transparent as well!

I am feeling uber amounts of jealous for Earthbound - not sure if it's being pubbed over here in the UK anytime soon :(

My haul

Natalie Natflixandbooks said...

Great haul! I'm really excited for Starry Nights and Earthbound. Enjoy your new books. Happy reading!
-Natalie @Natflix&Books' StS

Maria said...

All these look so good, hope you enjoy them! :)

My Haul

Paige said...

I was supposed to be on an ARC Tour for September Girls but I never got the book so I'll have to pick up a copy because it looks really good! Enjoy :)


Molli Moran said...

I need to go on a Bloomsbury spree on NetGalley, because I simply MUST read CROWN and STARS! Enjoy all your books, chica!

Molli | Once Upon a Prologue

Sassy Spratt said...

So so so excited for Faking It!! Loved losing it, would recommend it to anybody :) Great haul and happy reading!


Jay Riv said...

Nice Haul! Hostage Three sounds fantastic. Happy Reading!
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