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Saturday, September 14, 2013

Goodie Basket 56: 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 )

Welcome to another edition of Word Spelunking's Goodie Basket! I hope everyone had a fabby fab week. Before we get to my loverly haul, here's your weekly dose of Baby Aeicha cuteness...
Baby Aeicha says "Wow! Look at all those books!"


Let's see what I got in my Goodie Basket this week...

FOR REVIEW

From Simon & Schuster:

Blue Moon (Dead City #2) by James Ponti

From Random House Kids:

Sky Jumpers by Peggy Eddleman
Squirrels on Skis by J. Hamilton Ray
Dog Diaries #3: Barry by Kate Klimo

EBOOKS FOR REVIEW

from author for blog tour

From Netgalley


Being Sloane Jacobs by Lauren Morill
(Random House)

Notable (Awkward #3) by Marni Bates
(K-Teen)

Made of Stars by Kelley York
(Entangled Teen)

PURCHASED

I went to Ollie's again and got all of these books for $1.99 or less each!
For me I got:

Sign Language by Amy Ackley 

And for Baby Aeicha's growing library I got:


and gorgeous editions of

The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie

WON

I won a Battling Boy prize pack from Macmillan, which includes an ARC, a comic, a poster, a t-shirt, and a signed print from the comic by Paul Pope!


I won Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell from the awesome Ashley at Bookaholics Anonymous Online!

And I won an adorable handmade Gryffindor House Uniform costume for Baby Aeicha from the awesome RaeGun Ramblings!


Big THANK YOUs to Simon and Schuster, Random House, K-Teen, Entangled Teen, Macmillan, Ashley, and RaeGun for all the bookish awesomeness this week!!

Weekly Blog Recap
This week on the blog I...


Reviewed Pictures Books with 5 Mini Reviews and 4 Mini Reviews

Reviewed Shadow Train (The Tracks #3) by J. Gabriel Gates and Charlene Keel





WHAT DID YOU GET THIS WEEK?!

4 comments:

Little Miss Becky said...

OMG that gryffindor costume is the cutest thing I have EVER SEEN!!!!

JC Jones said...

What a great group of books. You have several that are on my TBR shelf and more I could add. Click here to go to my Stacking the Shelves

bibliojunkies said...

Wow you have quite the impressive haul this week! Congrats on winning Eleanor & Park. That is such a fantastic book! Here's is ours if you're interested in checking it out: BiblioJunkies Happy Reading! ~ Bel

Michelle @ In Libris Veritas said...

Oh that gryffindor outfit is so cute!! Not to mention her adorable cupcake in the picture! I love the editions of Peter Pan and Wind in the Willow.