Saturday, September 25, 2010

In My Mailbox (14)

In My Mailbox is hosted by Kristi at The Story Siren.

This week's IMM is absolutely huge! Why? Because last week we went to Smart Chicks tour in Austin and Houston, Texas where we bought books like crazy! 95% of these books we're bought and shipped home which is why we didn't have them for last week's IMM. So bear with me as I share with you the many books we got (granted most of them we're half priced).  No more intro is needed so here goes:

Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr (signed)
Ink Exchange by Melissa Marr (signed)
Fragile Eternity by Melissa Marr (signed)
Radiant Shadows by Melissa Marr (signed)
Love is Hell by Various Authors (signed)
The Reckoning by Kelley Armstrong (signed)
Blue Moon by Alyson Noel (signed)
Shadowland by Alyson Noel (signed)
HP & the Goblet of Fire by JK Rowling (HB)
HP & the Half Blood Prince (UK) by JKR (HB)
HP & the Chamber of Secrets (PB)
HP & the Prisoner of Azkeban (PB)
HP & the Goblet of Fire (PB)
Wondrous Strange by Lesley Livingston
Graceling by Kristin Cashore
Another Faust by Daniel & Dina Nayeri
Abarat: Book 2 by Clive Barker
Artemis Fowl: The Arctic Incident by Eoin Colfer
How They Met and Other Stories by David Levithan
Go Ask Alice by Anonymous
Guardian of the Dead by Karen Healey
The Otherworldlies by Jennifer Kogler
The Chronicles of Vlad Tod by Heather Brewer
The Amulet of Samarkand by Jonathan Stroud
The Golem's Eye by Jonathan Stroud
Tithe by Holly Black (signed)
Specials by Scott Westerfeld
Burned by Ellen Hopkins
The Wide Window by Lemony Snicket
The Carnivorous Carnival by Lemony Snicket
The Slippery Slope by Lemony Snicket
The Grim Grotto by Lemony Snicket
The Penultimate Peril by Lemony Snicket
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson (not picture since I forgot!)

Zombies vs. Unicorns by Holly Black and Justine Larbalestier
Fallout by Ellen Hopkins

Gift (from Travis):
Ptolemy's Gate by Jonathan Stroud

That ends it! Didn't I warn you it was huge?! So that's all I got in my mailbox this week, what did you get?


  1. You made out amazingly. Now the hard question is, what are you going to read first?

  2. I got a signed copy of GUARDIAN OF THE GATE by Michelle Zink in the mail this week!! For my bday!! It was so AWESOME! So kind of her to send me one! (I *heart* YA authors!)

  3. OMG this week has been epic. I hope you love all of your new books!

  4. *gasp*
    I wanted to go to the Smart Chicks tour, but Austin is like 5 hours away from where I live
    (sad face)
    I hope you enjoy WONDROUS STRANGE! The only other books in your humongous stack I've read are GRACELING & WICKED LOVELY, and well...I didn't really care for them. But geez, you've got quite a good stack! Hope you enjoy :DD

  5. Oh my god, that is an EPIC list!

    I had seen pictures from the Woodlands's tour stop, and saw you both with piles of books next to you! I was surprised at what I saw in the picture -- I'm flabbergasted at the list you have now! Haha.

    Happy reading, for sure! :)

  6. I think that's the most books I've ever seen in an IMM post. Awesome! Happy reading : )

  7. I so want to come raid your books! Great mailbox this week so happy reading :)

    Come See What's In My Mailbox

  8. Wow, what a great haul!! I hope you had fun at the Smart Chicks signing!

  9. Did you actually say "So that's all I got in my mailbox this week" thats ALL? you little fan boys! i LOVE IT

  10. amazing books!!

    I am jealous of all of you who got to go to the tour

    In IMMB is here

  11. Wow, those are so many books! :) I wish I could get that many in a week, but I think I will run out of shelf space again. :P

  12. Wow, well somebody bought a lot of books!! That is an awesome set! Enjoy ;)

  13. I absolutely adore Lemony Snicket books!!!
    Enjoy :)

  14. Wow, you certainly had a good week! Hope you'll enjoy these!

  15. I wanted to go to a Smart Chicks stop by unfortunately they were nowhere near my city. Bummer.

    Looks like you got quite the TBR pile going!! My mailbox post will automatically be up in another 10 minutes if you want to stop on by!

  16. I would say that's pretty fantastic haul of books!! Can't wait to see your reviews!

  17. LOL You were right, that was a huge post! AWESOME haul of books! It was great meeting you guys in person. Smart Chicks was such a blast!!

  18. And I thought I had too much books for this week. I was wrong My IMM:

  19. Great books this week! I LOVE The Immortals series by Alyson Noel. I'm gonna be sad when it ends. I also bought Wondrous Strange this week, but it didn't arrive yet. Boo! :( Love the covers on that series!

    My IMM is up on my blog if you wanna check it out! :)

  20. You weren't kidding about the huge box of books! I also bought Go Ask Alice this week :) And if you haven't already read Graceling, I hope you like it. I read it over the summer and was pleasantly surprised by how great it is!

    Here's my IMM

  21. Ooooh Harry Potter books! I realised this week that I have 4 copies of Order of the Phoenix lol Overkill much? Hope you enjoy all of your books! My mailbox is here.

    Also you can link your Supernatural themed book reviews on this weeks Read My Review

  22. WOW! You got some amazing books! The Smart Chicks Tour sounds like it was fantastic! I totally wish I could have gone. Enjoy your many new reads!

  23. Those are a ton of great books! I'm seeing what everyone got at Smart Chicks and I'm kicking myself for not going to the Dayton stop. Here is the link to my IMM.

    - Kate

  24. Holy cow! You got a TON of books! I'm so jealous! They're all really great too. I hope you have a lot of fun reading them :) I'm so jealous - Smart Chicks didn't come anywhere near me!

    Here's what I got this week in my mailbox this week :)

  25. Wow! Incredibly jealous! Nice haul!!


    Okay, that is a huge pile of books you got there ;)