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I had a fab week for books this week






Nightshade by Andrea Cremer (US hardback)
I ordered this with some money I had because price minster messed up one of my orders (they are not great of ordering things btw). I love the difference between it and the UK cover and love how the pages are done to old old at the end.

Between Shades of Gray (US hardback)
Another one ordered from price minister. I can't begin to tell you how much I love this book. So glad I have the hardback version.

Monacute House by Lucy Jago (UK paperback)
Historical fiction sent to me by Bloomsbury. Looks quite sweet.

Angel's Fury by Bryony Pearce (UK proof)
I am excited about this one - looks really fab

Duty Calls: Dunkirk by James Holland (UK proof)
I can't wait to start this - a bit more boyish than what I usually read but set in a time period which is really me!

The Dead by Charlie Higson (UK signed paperback)
The Enemy by Charlie Higson (UK signed paperback)
Friday evening I went to see Charlie Higson at an event in North Norfolk. It was really awesome. He talked for almost an hour about where he gets his ideas from and basically covered the entire history of horror and where we get all our vampire stories from. He was really funny and engaging to listen to. I bought the two books in his horror series which he spoke about at length and he signed them. Looking forward to reading them quite a bit.

City of Fallen Angels (UK paperback)
So excited about this - already finished it - review should be on goodreads now and will be on the blog soon.

My sister lives on the Mantelpiece by Annabel Pitcher (UK signed hardback)
This was an ebay bargain. I love ebay!

The Girl who Leapt through time by Yasutaka Tsutsui (UK paperback)
I was offered this back in January and it finally arrived. I'll be interested to see how it compares to the film.

Thank you to everyone who sent me books this week.

Comments

Mel said…
The Girl Who Leapt through time sounds really interesting - I love time travel stories. Not seen the film but I will add this to my wish list! :-)
The Library Owl said…
Great IMM! Nightshade was one of my favourite reads last month. I can't believe I waited so long to read it! Also, I do love the US cover too. CoFA and Between Shades of Gray are on my wish list so I'm glad to see you enjoyed it. I hope you enjoy the rest :)
WOW X 10! Love your mailbox! I've never heard of the Girl Who Leapt Through Time - I didn't even know there was a film!
Elodie said…
Nightshade is awesome !! I hope you'll like it ;) !!
I can't wait to read CoFA and Between Shades of Gray !!
Happy reading ;)
Mia said…
Awesome IMM! I'm so excited to get my own copy of CoFA XD I hope you enjoy all of them :D

Check out my IMM for this week
♥Iffath said…
Angels Fury looks fab, hope you enjoy it! Between Shades of Gray blew me away! And the US hardback is soo pretty..I might have to buy it.. :)
Caroline said…
You are going to love the Enemy and the Dead, they are brilliant!
I *so* want to read The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (yes I have an unhealthy passion for Japanese literature - I don't know why!)!
BooksforCompany said…
Nightshade!
Such an amazing cover =) l love it!
Have fun reading your books
I got Montacute House too! I heard great things about it in reviews when it came out in the US so I'm excited to read it. Enjoy all your new books :)
Kate said…
I'm starting to really want to read Between Shades of Gray. I've been seeing it in so many IMM's and reviews :)

Love the cover of The Girl Who Leapt Through Time :)
Essjay said…
I've got a copy of The Girl Who Leapt Through Time on the way - looking forward to reading that one. Also love the US Nightshade cover - it's a real beauty!
prophecygirl said…
So many good books this week - hope you enjoy them all! My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece is brilliant, and obvs so is Between Shades of Gray!
Yiota said…
Look how many got! And they are all so great! Enjoy!

Splash of our Worlds Mailbox
So many great books! I hope you enjoy City of Fallen Angels and Nightshade!
Vivienne said…
I like the sound of A Girl Who Leapt Through Time.
Jess Day said…
I actually really liked Nightsahde. Hope you're a fan!
Jesse Owen said…
Fab books this week, I can't wait to read Nightshade and My Sister Lives On The Mantlepiece sounds so good, happy reading :D
Sally said…
Great books this week. I have Nightshade on my tbr pile. Still waiting for my copy of CoFA to arrive - hopefully tomorrow!
Happy reading.
Sally.
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Asamum said…
Great book week - very diverse there :D Happy reading
Clover said…
OOH! So many great books there :) You always end up with some great sounding stuff!