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Another awesome week here at the overflowing library!


This weekend I got to go to Cambridge which is one of my most favourite places in the world. One of the many reasons why I like going there is we detour to Ely on the way and go to Topping and Co, possibly one of the best bookshops I have ever been in mainly because they have loads of signed books up for grabs. Whilst there I picked up

Reckless by Cornelia Funke and Birth of a Killer by Darren Shan. I've not really heard a lot about either of them except that I've heard both of the authors are good and being the signed book addict I am I couldn't resist.

I also found Shift by Rachel Vincent and The year the gypsies came by Linzi Glass really cheap so picked them up too. I haven't got as far as this book in the shifters series - I have enjoyed it so far, and the last time I read a Linzi Glass book I loved it.


A very lucky week for me for books won. I got a signed copy of Raised by Wolves by Jennifer Lynn Barnes from Lyndsey at Heaven, Hell and Purgatory book reviews which I was incredibly excited about and read pretty much the moment it came through the door. I also won two ARCs from Jess at jessheartsbooks both of which look awesome Boys don't cry by Malorie Blackman (review to come - loved it) and Department 19 by Will Hill  (Vampire hunting new series - there isn't a lot on goodreads about it yet as it isn't out until March next year)

For review

One lovely little book for review this week Solid by Shelley Workinger which she sent me herself - thank you very much it looks fab and I'll be getting to it very shortly (my mum actually picked it up the moment it came through the door and read it in a matter of hours and enjoyed it)


basma aal said…
WOw. Cool books. Have fun reading. Check out my IMM:
iffath said…
Boys Don't Cry and Raised by Wolves are amazing, so I really hope you enjoy them!! :D Happy reading!
prophecygirl said…
Ace week! I really enjoyed Raised by Wolves (and I'm not a big wolf fan), so I hope you enjoy it. :)

Happy reading and have a great week!
Yiota said…
The Reckless one look creepy..hahaha..
Hope you enjoy them all :)
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LJ said…
Shift looks very intriguing. I haven't heard of it. Great week in your mailbox! Happy reading!
Wow... you've really hau;ed a great load. I loved Shift and loved Raised By Wolves. Raised has an interesting setting.

Enjoy your books and happy Halloween!
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Raised by Wolves sounds really interesting, I'll have to remember to pick up a copy. Reckless also sounds pretty interesting. xD Looks like you've had a great mail week! Also, thank you for stopping by my blog and I'm now a follower of yours too!

Have a great weekend!
They look good! Enjoy!
Anonymous said…
Hey Kirsty, thanks for visiting my blog! It's lovely to meet new friends so I'm happy to be here visiting you too. I am amazed by how many books in your title picture I have too. We have very similar tastes there. I've followed you now too so I can keep up with you :)
Unknown said…
Happy Reading! Shift looks like it would be a great read!
Love your mailbox! I really want to read " Raised by wolves":) Here is my mailbox

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Amber said…
Great mailbox this week. I love how you display your books! I've got Raised By Wolves in my TBR pile as well. Hope you enjoy them all and have a Happy Halloween!

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One More Page said…
Great mailbox! I won a copy of Raised By Wolves too and congratulations on winning Jess's giveaway - I want to read both of those books!

Happy reading!
StefanieEmmy said…
Great mailbox! I'm thinking about reading "Shift" by Rachel Vincent too. I really like her SoulScreamers-series. :)

Have fun reading :D

Greetings from Austria,
Aisle B said…
Girl your mailbox are phenomenal!

Going to look up The Year the Gypsies Came.

Have a great reading time for halloween :)
Unknown said…
A great selection of books. Happy reading :)
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Belinda said…
An amazing mailbox this week. Hope you have loads of fun reading :)

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Tara said…
Glad to hear your mom liked Solid! I should be getting it in the mail soon, I hope! Anyway, I hope you enjoy your new books and have a great week! :)

Here's what I got in my mailbox this week :)
Leanna Elle said…
Great books this week. I've heard all good things about Raised by Wolves! Happy reading! :)
Rasied by wolves looks cool.

Enjoy the books :)
Krystal said…
Wow, lovely looking books! Hope you enjoy them! Happy Halloween :)

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Wow, great week for you! I'm DYING to read Boys Don't Cry!
Christi said…
Great list this week! I really enjoyed Birth of a Killer.

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