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Saturday, August 31, 2013

Goodie Basket (55): Weekly Book Haul and 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 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 )

It's been a few weeks since I've done book haul; real life has been keeping me pretty busy. So this haul is from the last two-three weeks. AND since the last Goodie Basket post I did, this little cupcake turned 3 months old and will be 100 days old September 1st, which kinda totally blows my mind:
Baby Aeicha in her owl hat!

Now, let's see what arrived in my goodie basket these past couple of weeks...


FOR REVIEW

Antigoddess by Kendare Blake
(Tor Teen: finished copy from pub)

Kinslayer by Jay Kristoff
(Macmillan: ARC from pub)

(Disney-Hyperion: finished copy from pub)

 Shadow Train by J. Gabriel Gates and Charlene Keel
(HCI: ARC from pub)

How to Love by Katie Cotugno
(Harper Teen: ARC from pub)

The Shadowhand Covenant by Brian Farrey
(Harper Collins: ARC from pub)

The Real Boy by Ann Ursu
(Walden Pond Press: ARC from pub)

The Last Dogs Books 1 and 2 by Christopher Holt
(Little Brown Kids: finished copies from pub)


FOR REVIEW

(Penguin Kids: finished copy from pub)

PURCHASED

Goodnight Goon by Michael Rex
(purchased for my niece)


SWAG

Sweet Legacy Swag from Tera Lynn Childs for being on the Venon Squad

Big THANK YOUS to Tor Teen, Macmillan, Disney-Hyperion, HCI, Harper Collins, Walden Pond Press, Little Brown, Penguin, and Tera Lynn Childs for all the bookish awesomeness this week!

Weekly Blog Recap
This week on the blog...

The Taste Test Blog Tour stopped by with a super yummy guest post from author Kelly Fiore.

I shared an awesome new Kickstarter Campaign for a fun, doggy filled illustrated book by my buddy Adam Glendon Sidwell.


       Posts You May Have Missed


WHAT DID YOU GET THIS WEEK?!









2 comments:

Grace Fonseca said...

Awesome haul. I see so many great books in your haul. Your niece is so adorable and has gotten so big. AntiGoddess looks so good.

Come visit me as well.

Grace
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Jillyn said...

Awww, so cute!

I can't wait to read Antigoddess, and Goodnight Goon looks adorable. Happy reading!

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