Sunday, 27 February 2011

In My Mailbox (68)

In My Mailbox is hosted by Kristi of The Story Siren. Check out her awesome YA reviews. All links go to Goodreads.

in my mailbox books

For review:

Forgotten by Cat Patrick - Egmont
Oh my god, how AMAZING does this book sound?! A surprise review copy, but one I don't mind receiving, because, EEE, it sounds so good! I'm reading it now, so far so good! One for the 2011 Debut Author Challenge.

Where She Went by Gayle Forman - RHCB
I was lucky enough to get a manuscript of Where She Went so I can read it for Death and Bereavement Month. I absolutely loved If I Stay (review coming in July), so I'm so glad RHCB were happy to send me a copy! I'm really looking forward to it!

Birthmarked by Caragh O'Brien - S&S Children's Books
A dystopian novel that will work for 2011 Debut Author Challenge. It's dystopia, so I'm wary, but I have loved most of the dystopians I have read, and this one does sound intriguing. I'll give it a go.

The Taker by Alma Katsu - Random House
This book is an adult urban fantasy, and will be reviewed on Ink and Paper. It sounds so intriguing, I'm really excited to give it a go and see what it's about!


Sing Me to Sleep and Taken By Storm by Angela Morrison - from Angela.
I won these on Angela's Cayman Summer blog for her comment contest. It turns out I actually gained the most entries - not just with comments, but all the other extra entries - by around 30 entries. Whoop! And I won a signed hardback first edition of each book, and a copy of Cayman Summer once it's released. I'm so happy!



I'm a happy girl!


  1. Im waiting for Taken as well Your lovely is the cover. I seen a proper picture on the authors facebook Black edges yummy.

    fab mailbox this week. =)

  2. awesome books this week - forgotten does look pretty amazing!

  3. Awesome haul! I read sing me to sleep and liked it. Here's the link to my IMM....

  4. Terrific book week. Happy reading :D

  5. Ooh lovely. Signed too!

    I can't wait to get my hands on a copy of Birthmarked. Hope you enjoy them all.

  6. I'm really excited for Forgotten and Where She Went. Hope you love all your new books!

  7. Siobhán - Thank you! I'm so looking forward to Taken, and the edges are a really pretty black. I love it!

    Kirsty - Cheers! Oh, it's awesome so far! I love it!

    Jamie - Thank you! Sing is an awesome book! I loved it!

    Emma - Thank you!

    Karen - Cheers! Birthmarked does sound pretty intriguing. :)

    Sophie - Thank you! Forgotten is brilliant so far, and I'm so chuffed about Where She Went! :)

  8. Wow! What a fabulous mailbox! I've been craving Forgotten sounds amazing. Enjoy your books, and I look forward to your reviews :)

  9. Thank you! Forgotten is really good so far, I'm loving it! :)

  10. Awww I love signed books! Such a great mailbox, enjoy them all:)

    You can find my IMM post here !

  11. Congratulations on your wonderful Angela Morrison prize, and I hope you enjoy all your books! :)

  12. Miss Page Turner & Luisa - Thank you! :)

  13. What a wonderful week for books :) I'm not surprised you won the Angela Morrison books, you were advertising like crazy, go you! :)

  14. Haha! ;) I do love Angela's novels! Thank you! :)