Saturday, July 14, 2012

Stacking the Shelves (8)

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga's Reviews. It's an opportunity for everyone to share the books which we've added to our shelves.

Ally's Books:

Borrowed:
Rampant by Diana Peterfreund
Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce

Lee's Books:

Borrowed:
The Girl in the Steel Corset by Kady Cross
Partials by Dan Wells
Starters by Lissa Price
Masque of the Red Death by Bethany Griffin
Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake
Changeling by Philippa Gregory

Bought:
Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness

What did you add to your shelves this week?

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  1. I just requested "Partials" from my library :)

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    1. Awesome! I'm looking forward to reading it, too. :)

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  2. Awesome book haul! I dont' think there's a book there that I wouldn't read myself. Hope you enjoy them all (:

    - Kim
    My Haul

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  3. Bunch of great looking books! I loved Anna Dressed in Blood :)

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    1. It came very highly recommended by my cousin, who loved it, too. She's actually the one who tossed it onto my library pile, lol.

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  4. These look so good. Been hearing good things about Diana Peterfund's books. Come visit me as well.

    Grace

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    1. I really want to read Diana Peterfreund's For Darkness Shows the Stars, especially since I love Jane Austen's Persuasion.

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  5. Very good selection! I loved Anna Dressed in Blood and really liked Partials! Happy reading!!

    ~Ali

    My STS

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    1. I've heard a lot of great things about Partials; I was very happy that the library got a copy of it.

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  6. You got such amazing books! :) Starters was a really good book, I have Masque of the Red Death and Anna Dressed in Blood on my Kindle and I've heard great things, and I'm really jealous of The Girl in the Steel Corset and Partials! Those look like good reads! Enjoy!

    Check out my Stacking the Shelves!

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    1. I'm not sure what to read first- I've been dying to read all of these for a while.

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  7. I hope you read Sisters Red and Partials soon. Both really great books! I heard great things about Masque of the Red Death, can't wait to read it. I'm reading The Girl in the Steel Corset this week. Happy Reading!

    STS: http://shatterbooks.blogspot.com/2012/07/stacking-shelves-2.html

    Lisa @ Shatterbooks

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    1. Yeah, I'm really excited to read Sisters Red, the book looks really interesting. Thanks for dropping by!

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  8. Awesome books this week! I loved Sisters Red, Partials, Masque of the Red Death, and Starters! I hope you enjoy them too :) Enjoy all the books you got this week! Happy reading :)

    MaryAnn
    What we got this WEEK!

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  9. Masque of the Red Death is SO GOOD! I hope you love it. :) Happy reading!

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    1. Edgar Allan Poe has always been one of my favorite authors, so I'm really interested to see this take on his tale.

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  10. The Girl With the Steel Corset! Why don't I have that book yet? *Sigh*

    My StS

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    1. I kept seeing the second book in the series, The Girl in the Clockwork Collar, so often that it made me curious about the series. I hope it's a good read.

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  11. I loved Anna Dressed in Blood :) It was AMAZING! I have Partials, Starters, Masque of the red death, and The Girl in the steel corset, but haven't read them! And I have been wanting to check out Sisters Red for the longest :D

    Amazing Amazing haul!

    Janina
    My Haul :)

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    1. My cousin kept insisting that I read Anna Dressed in Blood, and the library had it this time, so I borrowed it. Can't wait to finally read it!

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  12. Great Haul! I really want to read Anna Dressed in Blood. my Stacking the shelves and Giveaway

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    1. After hearing so many rave reviews about it, I'm excited to check it out.

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  13. Oohh awesome haul! I loved Anna Dressed in Blood and loved the sequel even more! Loved Starters too!
    That's great picture quality you got there btw :D
    Happy reading and thanks for stopping by!!:))

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    1. Thanks! After about 3 years of owning that camera, I may finally have gotten the hang of using it, lol.

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  14. Starters is AMAZING! You will love it, but be prepared for a cliffhanger :O

    Thanks for stopping by Sweet Southern Home!

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    1. Just about every YA book seems to end with a cliffhanger these days, lol.

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  15. Oohhh Shadow of Night!! I have yet to read Discovery of Witches. That's how behind I am lol. Anna Dressed in Blood is a great read. Hope you enjoy it and all your books!

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    Stacking the Shelves

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    1. I've been waiting for Shadow of Night the moment that I finished A Discovery of Witches last year. Fantastic read.

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  16. Starters is full of awesome. Loved it!

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  17. Ally's books are new to me but from Lee's books I'd really like to read Partials, I've heard good things!

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    1. I've also heard that Partials is excellent. It's been on my TBR list for a while.

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  18. There are so many books that I have yet to read! I loved Partials and Starters. And I need to put Rampant on my wishlist. Seriously good haul. Thanks for stopping by my STS!

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    1. I kept checking the library to see if Partials and Starters were available, and they finally were. It made my day!

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  19. Nice haul, I hope you enjoy them all!
    Thanks for stopping at my blog! :)

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  20. Fantastic haul!!! Rampant was great! You don't killer unicorns in every book, that's for sure. and Anna Dressed in Blood was epic as well! Thanks for dropping by, and happy reading this week to you guys!

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    1. I'm curious about the killer unicorns myself. You're right- you definitely don't read about those every day!

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  21. great haul!!!! They' re on my tbr list and hope to also get them soon. Thanks for stopping by!

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    1. My TBR list never seems to get shorter because I'm always adding more books to it, lol.

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  22. Amazing haul! I really LOVED Anna Dressed in Blood and Starters! I really want to read Masque of Red Death, Rampant and Sisters Red! I hope you enjoy all these awesome books. Happy happy reading!

    Thanks for stopping by!
    Jessirae @ Words, Pages, and Books

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    1. I've wanted to read Starters ever since I saw the eerie cover. It sounds like the story will be just as intriguing.

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  23. Hi! Thanks for visiting me :) What a great book haul!!!

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  24. Partials is AMAZING! I really hope you love it as much as I did! :) Enjoy!

    My Stacking the Shelves

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    1. I'm really excited to read it, especially with all of the positive reviews that it's received.

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  25. I haven't read anything by Jackson Pearce, but I've been meaning to. Sisters Red sounds really good!

    I'm dying to read Starters! Plus, the cover is awesome.

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    1. When I saw the cover for Starters, I knew that I had to read it. Thanks for stopping by!

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  26. I want to read like all the books you have! They're all on my to read list especially Lees pile!

    Letterbox Love!

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    1. I'd been on the library's wait list for most of the books in my pile, and I was really surprised when they came in this week. Thanks for stopping by!

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  27. That's a really great selection! I loved Anna Dressed in Blood, I hope you do too. Happy reading!

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    1. Sometimes I feel like everyone's read this book except me, lol. Thanks for stopping by!

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  28. Lots of great books! I have been wanting Partials and Masque of Red Death forever! I also loved Anna Dressed in Blood. Starters sounds good too. Happy reading! Thanks for stopping by!

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    1. I loved Poe's original tale, so I'm really intrigued by Masque of the Red Death. I've wanted to read Partials for a while, too. Thanks for dropping by!

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  29. I've just finished reading Partials and loved it, hope you do too Lee :) and I've got Sister's Red sat on my bookshelf, can't wait to finally get started.
    Happy reading,and thanks for stopping by :)

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    1. I'm happy to hear that you loved Partials! I hope to start reading it in the next few days. Thanks for dropping by!

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  30. One day I'll definitely read Anna Dressed in Blood, everyone love it. I hope you'll both enjoy your new books!

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  31. The Masque of the Red Death was pretty good, and Anna Dressed in Blood is AWESOME. You'll love it! I'm reading Starters right now!

    Happy reading!

    Thanks for stopping by my blog!

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    1. Anna Dressed in Blood has been on my TBR list for ages. I'm glad that I'm finally going to read it. Thanks for dropping by!

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  32. You had an awesome week! I really love Rampant! It's so unique. Starters and Masque are great as well. Enjoy!

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    1. Definitely looking forward to reading all of them. Thanks for dropping by!

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  33. i've been wanting to read masque of the red death for awhile!

    My post is here:
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    1. Me too. The library finally acquired a copy, and I can't wait to read it! Thanks for dropping by!

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  34. Super cool haul! I loved Starters.

    ~Shane
    old follower
    http://itchingforbooks.blogspot.com/2012/07/stacking-shelves-8.html

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  35. hope ally enjoys her books--i read both and really liked both. anna dressed in blood is on of my all time faves and i hope lee will end up loving it as much as i did. happy reading ladies :)

    my StS/book haul post.

    -michelle

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    1. If I don't love Anna Dressed in Blood, I think that my cousin Melissa will disown me, lol. It's one of her favorite books, too. Thanks for dropping by!

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  36. Ooo great selection of books! So jealous your library has changeling!! Ours takes forever to get new releases in. :( Hope you enjoy Sisters Red and Anna Dressed in Blood, love those!! Thank you for stopping by. :)

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    1. We're very lucky- our library adds new books pretty frequently. They just got Changeling in; I love historical fiction and am psyched to read this. Thanks for dropping by!

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  37. Awesome books! Rampant and The Girl in the Steel Corset sound great. I'm hoping to start Partials soon. Thanks for stopping by. Enjoy!

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    1. I haven't read much steampunk, so I'm really curious about The Girl in the Steel Corset. I hope that it's as interesting as it sounds. Thanks for dropping by!

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  38. Great haul! I got Anna this week, so I hope to read it soon. Sisters Red was good, as well as Girl in Steel. I got Masque last week from the library. Happy reading!

    Thanks for stopping by!

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    1. I hope that you enjoy reading Anna Dressed in Blood, too. Thanks for dropping by!

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  39. Oh nice! So many awesome books. I loved a lot of these and am currently reading Shadow of Night (LOVE). Hope you enjoy!!

    Thanks for stopping in!

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    1. My book buying budget is severely restricted at the moment, but I had to make an exception for Shadow of Night. Glad to hear that you're loving it! Thanks for dropping by!

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  40. Great hauls! :)
    I just bought the audiobook version of Partials today, can't wait to start it!
    Enjoy your books&thanks for stopping by!

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    1. I'll be reading Partials next. I'm really excited about it, too. Thanks for dropping by!

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