IN MY MAILBOX: 12/20/09

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 I am so very grateful to be on vacation for I cannot wait to devour these titles I have aquired.


DEMON PRINCESS: REIGN CHECK by Michelle Rowen (Thank you, Michelle)
JEKEL LOVES HYDE by Beth Fantaskey
HEIST SOCIETY by Ally Carter
I SO DON'T DO SPOOKY by Barrie Summy
THE PILLOW BOOK OF LOTUS LOWENSTEIN by Libby Schmais

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PRINCESS FOR HIRE by Lindsey Leavitt
That was my mailbox for this week, what was in yours?
PSST....don't forget about my great contest giveaway HERE that ends on Monday.

16 comments on "IN MY MAILBOX: 12/20/09"

Catherine wrote: December 19, 2009 at 9:25 PM

OMG you got JEKEL LOVES HYDE and HEIST SOCIETY?! Those are two of my big wants, srsly.


Thao wrote: December 19, 2009 at 9:29 PM

Jekel Loves Hyde<33333
Enjoy all the books you got ^^


iluvhersheys_andbooks wrote: December 19, 2009 at 9:32 PM

I stopped looking at the list after I saw jeckel loves Hyde. I am so jealous!!! The books sounds so great. So do your others book. Great Week, hope you enjoy all your books!!!
Chioma


inthehammockblog wrote: December 19, 2009 at 10:01 PM

I'm so jealous of Jekel loves Hyde!! Enjoy!!!


Emilee wrote: December 19, 2009 at 10:22 PM

Ahhh Heist Society! *steals*


Casey wrote: December 19, 2009 at 10:26 PM

Great books! I'm VERY VERY JEALOUS of Demon Princess: Reign Check. I can't wait to read it. Enjoy and Happy Reading!


So Many Books, So Little Time wrote: December 20, 2009 at 3:01 AM

Fantastic books this week! I want to read some of those so bad!


Milka wrote: December 20, 2009 at 4:42 AM

Great book! Can't wait to read your reviews of them! :)
Happy reading and happy holidays. :)


BrittLit wrote: December 20, 2009 at 6:38 AM

Excellent books. Happy Reading!


Barrie wrote: December 20, 2009 at 9:22 AM

I so hope you enjoy I SO DON'T DO SPOOKY! :)


Emily wrote: December 20, 2009 at 10:59 AM

Those sound like a lot of fun. Enjoy!
Emily


Laughing Stars aka The Stark Raving Bibliophile wrote: December 20, 2009 at 2:39 PM

Those look like fun reads. Enjoy!

Here's mine


Sheila (Bookjourney) wrote: December 20, 2009 at 2:57 PM

Jekyl loves Hyde is one I hope to read soon! Enjoy your great books!


Bookgeek wrote: December 20, 2009 at 9:13 PM

I just read Jekel loves Hyde. We should chat about it...


Serena wrote: December 21, 2009 at 10:31 AM

JEKEL LOVES HYDE by Beth Fantaskey sounds like a good book.


Laura (The Bookie Bunch) wrote: December 23, 2009 at 11:14 AM

Great books! Jekel loves Hyde looks interesting.

Here's what I got this week! http://bookielaura.blogspot.com/2009/12/in-my-mailbox-12-23-09.html

Happy Holidays!


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