Sunday, August 5, 2012

The Weekly Wrap-Up + Stacking the Shelves (8)

If you can't tell, posts kind of dropped off at the end of last week - to make a long dragged out story short, I learned of, applied for, interviewed at, and got a job in the span of a week. Tuesday is my first day so as I settle into a new routine posting will be more sporadic than usual :( I still have a lot of scheduled content to come though, and I actually think I'll be able to get a routine of reading other blogs down so I'll still be here!

Wasn't a fan of the main character, but still had some great, surprising elements. 3 Stars

Church the Cat, Godfrey Gao, and Assassin Celeana make an appearance.

My favourite pop songs! *NSYNC comes in twice. It had to be done.

You can win any of the books pictured below! Still time to enter! (US only, ends 8/7)

I'm lending them out! Just ask me!

Coming next week...
A Blog Tour stop for House of Shadows by Rachel Numeier (with a giveaway!) and a review of One Moment by Kristina McBride!

I'll also finally put up my Follower Appreciation giveaway...and as a hint of one of the prizes...

Finally, my shelves!
Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga's Reviews!
Mistletoe: Four Holiday Stories by Hailey Abbot, Melissa de la Cruz, Aimee Friedman, and Nina Malkin
Kissing Snowflakes by Abby Sher
The Prince and the Snowgirl by Simon Cheshire
(Christmas novels in August?! I know.)

This Dark Endeavor by Kenneth Oppel
I was chatting with Cindy Pon at an event this week and she couldn't recommend this enough.

Such A Rush by Jennifer Echols (!!!!)
For Darkness Shows the Stars by Diana Peterfreund (!!!!)

Slide by Jill Hathaway, via her Twitter - thank you so much Jill!

Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire
I'm supposed to be on a ban, but when I heard this was on auto-approve I was just too curious to pass it up!
(have you read Jen's review? I'm so much more curious after reading it!)

What's on your shelves?
Leave your link and I'll hop by!


  1. WOW AWESOME books! I LOVED For Darkness Shows the Stars. This Dark Endeavor was REALLY good too! YAY you won Slide! ^__^

    Happy Readings!
    Lisseth, My StS

  2. Slide is amazing! I really want For Darkness Shows The Stars and The Dark Endeavor, so enjoy!

    My Haul :)

    Also check out my blogoversary giveaway Here

  3. Great haul, some awesome covers too!!

    Here’s Mine!!
    Naomi @ Nomis Paranormal Palace
    New follower :)

  4. Slide looks so good! And the Diviners... People are going to love you for that one.

  5. Another holiday book to add to my list! I love it! Thanks!!

  6. Congrats on the new job!

    Great haul as well, enjoy!

    Here's My Sunday Post


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