In My Mailbox: 9/13/09

In My Mailbox lets you peek into the contents of my mailbox on a weekly basis. I am listing all the lovely books that I have aquired this week. If you would like to participate and have your own “In My Mailbox” post, you can find more information here on the Story Siren's blog, where it all began..(This post was inspired by Alea of Pop Culture Junkie.)

This week was a very good one. What was in your Mailbox?




For Review:

MUCHACHO by Louanne Johnson

GOING BOVINE by Libba Bray

RAGE by Julie Ann Peters

LIAR by Justine Larbalestier

and

THE RIVER by Mary Jane Beaufrand

DARKLIGHT by Lesley Livingston

OMG!!! DARKLIGHT is the book I have been....wanting since I finished Wondrous Strange and I cannot wait to devour it.

20 comments on "In My Mailbox: 9/13/09"

Rebecca Herman wrote: September 12, 2009 at 7:20 PM

nice books, enjoy


Orchid wrote: September 12, 2009 at 7:24 PM

Happy reading. :)


katie wrote: September 12, 2009 at 8:22 PM

Ooh tons of good books. I really want to read Going Bovine and I can't wait for your review!


Reverie wrote: September 12, 2009 at 8:45 PM

Going Bovine!!! EEEKKK SO exciting!!! Ima have to steal from you! :D


Callie wrote: September 12, 2009 at 9:15 PM

Are those finished copies of Liar and Going Bovine? You are very lucky. Darklight looks good too. Hope you enjoy your books!


ReggieWrites wrote: September 12, 2009 at 10:24 PM

Awesome books! I really want tot read Rage! Happy reading! :-)


Thao wrote: September 12, 2009 at 11:41 PM

I spotted the finished copy of Liar and Going Bovine too. So jealous of you hehe.


Catherine (On The Nightstand) wrote: September 13, 2009 at 12:52 AM

Ooh, you got Liar - how does the new cover look on the book?

I really need to read Wondrous Strange at some point. Thanks for reminding me. :)


Ravenous Reader wrote: September 13, 2009 at 12:59 AM

Catherine..Liar has the new cover. I was in awe in recieving it this week. And you really really really need to read Wondrous Strange..like NOW!!


So Many Books, So Little Time wrote: September 13, 2009 at 8:03 AM

Liar and Going Bovine are very high on my wishlist. Enjoy your books!


Rebecca :) wrote: September 13, 2009 at 8:11 AM

Fantastic stack of books! Happy reading!

I have given you an award!


Lizzy wrote: September 13, 2009 at 8:27 AM

Liar looks like a great read, and I can't wait to pick up a copy. Enjoy your books!


austenfan wrote: September 13, 2009 at 8:42 AM

Wow, you got Going Bovine! It sounds great, looking forward to your review of it!


Cat wrote: September 13, 2009 at 8:45 AM

Darklight and Going Bovine are the two I al lusting after! Great week!


Sab H. wrote: September 13, 2009 at 8:57 AM

I really want to read Going Bovine and Liar!! Great books you got this week. Enjoy!! ;D


*Samantha* wrote: September 13, 2009 at 9:29 AM

Going Bovine! I want, I want!
I got Liar this week too, I can't wait to read it!


Allison wrote: September 13, 2009 at 11:09 AM

Oooh, I really want to read Liar and Going Bovine! Enjoy :)


Katie wrote: September 13, 2009 at 11:11 AM

I cannot wait to get my hands on "Darklight." I am *so* excited for you! I'll have to come back and see your review for it.

Happy reading!


Lea wrote: September 13, 2009 at 12:04 PM

Liar? Darklight? Going Bovine?!? You got some awesome books!

Have fun reading!


Rebecca wrote: September 13, 2009 at 6:13 PM

Great books you got this week. I really like the sound of Liar and Going Bovine. Hope you enjoy reading all your books.


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