In My Mailbox: March 2011

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

I have not posted an IMM post in quite a while, not that I didn't get some great books in the past few months, but this week I decided to start particitpating in this post again. The books that I am displaying are what I have received/purchased so far for this month. I hope that everyone also had a good week/month, so what is your mailbox?

Books:
RED GLOVE by Holly Black
WHITE CAT by Holly Black
MISFIT by Jon Scovron
TOMORROW GIRLS Eva Gray
ANIMORPHS: The Invasion by K.A. Applegate
ANIMORPHS: The Visitor by K.A. Applegate
BLOODY VALENTINE by Melissa De La Cruz
THE DARK AND HOLLOW PLACES by Carrie Ryan
HOLD ME CLOSER NECROMANCER by Lish McBride
WICKED LOVELY (SIGNED) by Melissa Marr
DARKEST MERCY (SIGNED) by Melissa Marr
SO SHELLY by Ty Roth
STAY by Deb Coletti
BETWEEN HERE AND FOREVER by Elizabeth Scott
SOMETIMES IT HAPPENS by Lauren Barnholdt
TRIAL BY FIRE: A Raised by Wolves Novel by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
MY LIFE, THE THEATER, AND OTHER TRAGEDIES by Allen Zadoff
HOURGLASS by Myra McEntire
KINDRED by Tammar Stein
HUNT OF THE UNICORN by C.C. Humphreys
THE IRON THORN by Caitlin Kittredge
TORTALL and Other Lands by Tamora Pierce

NOT SHOWN:
Several Copies of DEMONGLASS by Rachel Hawkins
Several Copies of Dark Goddess by Sarwat Chadda

SWAG:
Wicked Nail Polish (Wicked Lovely)
The Lost Saint Nail Polish (Thank you, Bree Despain)
Demonglass/Dark Goddess Book Bag (Not shown, but will come up soon. Stay Tuned)

17 comments on "In My Mailbox: March 2011"

Chel wrote: March 19, 2011 at 7:53 PM

WOW! So many books. Awesome haul!

Chel @ The Procrastinator's Corner


Pam wrote: March 19, 2011 at 7:54 PM

woohoo great week.


Brittany @ Nice Girls Read Books wrote: March 19, 2011 at 9:00 PM

Red Glove is amazing! I really hope you enjoy it! I am so jealous that you have SO SHELLY! I want this one so badly! So many great reads this week!

Check out my Mailbox this week!


ajmitchell wrote: March 19, 2011 at 10:36 PM

Holy amazing book week batman! That is a seriously amazing list of novels. Like the others have mentioned, So Shelly looks really good. Hope you enjoy them all!

My Mailbox has some super cool Dark Days of Supernatural stuff in it!


Majanka Verstraete wrote: March 20, 2011 at 1:34 AM

So many books! And I thought I had a pretty full mailbox this week :P I want Demonglass and the Wicked Lovely Series *jealous now*


Jessica wrote: March 20, 2011 at 5:58 AM

Wow you got a lot of amazing books this week! Remembered seeing the Wicked Lovely gift set at Bookperks, almost bought it, but I had already preordered Darkest Mercy, so I declined. Even though it was signed. I have all her previous books signed as well, so I'll just have to wait til I get to see Melissa again to make it a full set!

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BrittLit wrote: March 20, 2011 at 7:26 AM

Soooo many great books and such this week. I really loved So Shelly. The Iron Thorn and Hourglass both sound fantastic. Happy Reading!


Alison wrote: March 20, 2011 at 8:35 AM

Great reads! New follower too!
I loved Red Glove and White Cat.
Where are you in Northern Cali? San Fran area? I'm moving to Sacramento in a few months and am excited to be so close to San Fran. Lots of good book signings.
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Akasha Hale & Lexus Salvatore wrote: March 20, 2011 at 8:36 AM

Great book haul this week. Totally jealous of all the books, seriously. Thanks for stopping by my IMM Vlog. :D


Rhiannon wrote: March 20, 2011 at 9:04 AM

oh boy, Red Glove, The Dark and Hollow Places and the new Tamora Pierce book! That is some fantastic haul!
Rhiannon
TheDiaryofaBookworm.com


abeautifulmadness wrote: March 20, 2011 at 9:11 AM

You got a lot of books, and some amazing ones! Have fun reading them, they looks really good.


A. Knight wrote: March 20, 2011 at 11:24 AM

Good Lord, I don't think I've seen that many books in my remarkably young life! Enjoy those, please, for me, a blogger who does not have the same fortunate access to some of the aforementioned titles!

Thanks for stopping by the blog earlier, as well!

Asher K.


Christy @ReaderBee wrote: March 20, 2011 at 12:09 PM

So many awesome books!! I can't wait to read Demonglass... Enjoy all your great reads!

Great blog! New follower! :)


Little Miss Becky : ) wrote: March 20, 2011 at 10:33 PM

Wow, another breathtaking list of awesome books!! I'll be watching out for your Demonglass giveaway! I have an ARC but I need to get a finished copy! :) I can't believe I had to miss the Rachel Hawkins/Sarwat Chadda signing. Somehow these things always happen when I have to work!


The Slowest Bookworm wrote: March 21, 2011 at 2:47 AM

Oh wow that's an amazing book haul! I really hope you enjoy them all. I haven't read any Holly Black books yet. I really should get some soon.


Ria wrote: March 21, 2011 at 8:21 AM

That's one nice collection of books you've got there! I can't help but feel a little envious! :p


Paranormal Opinion wrote: March 21, 2011 at 6:23 PM

Hey - just wanted to stop and say hi! I found your blog through the IMM meme - I'm a new follower :)
http://paranormalopinion.blogspot.com


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MARCH

VERONICA ROSSI
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Sunday, March 6 @ 2pm

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Kepler's in Menlo Park
Wednesday, March 16 @ 7pm

VERONICA ROSSI, CARAGH O'BRIEN and STEPHANIE KEUHN
Books Inc. Opera Plaza in San Francisco
Friday, March 18 @7pm

ALLY CONDIE

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Thursday, March 30 @ 7pm

PENGUIN TEEN ON TOUR with SABAA TAHIR, RACHEL HAWKINS, APRIL GENEVIEVE TUCHOLKE, ALYWN HAMILTON, ALISON GOODMAN and KAREN BAO
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