"To find out what a story's really about,' the Librarian said,

'you don't ask the writer. You ask the reader."

- SNOW & ROSE by Emily Winfield Martin

Sunday, June 24, 2012

The Beehive Book News #9: A Little Bit of Everything Edition

Hello my book-ie loveys :) 
I'm sorry that my post is a bit late this weekend! I look horrible and could use a nap, but instead I decided to create a vlog for the week, lol! I wanted to share all the things that have been going on around here, my book haul, a tiny bit of the book signing I went to and a new bi-weekly feature that I'll be hosting here on my blog (more details to come soon!) 

Hope you enjoyed all the noise again, lol! 
And as I have been, I'll be joining in with Stacking the Shelves hosted by Tynga :) 

Here's my summary... 
Last week on the blog...
- My review of Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo
- My review of Belles by Jen Calonita
- My Waiting On Wednesday post: Winter White by Jen Calonita
- My review of Simplicity and interview with Valia Lind
- My stop on the Blood Jewel book tour
- Cover reveal of Triangles by Kimberly Ann Miller

What I received for review:
- Crewel by Gennifer Albin (Macmillan/Edelweiss)
- Eve and Adam by Michael Grant and Katherine Applegate (Macmillan/Edelweiss)
Pushing the Limits by Katie McGarry (Harlequin/NetGalley)
The Goddess Legacy by Aimee Carter (Harlequin/NetGalley)
- Love and Other Perishable Items by Laura Buzo (Random House/NetGalley)
- Kissing Shakespeare by Pamela Mingle (Random House/NetGalley)
- (Adult) Kiss of Steel by Bec McMaster
- (Adult) A Lady and Her Magic by Tammy Falkner

Books we got...
- The Carrie Diaries by Candace Bushnell
- Rapture (Fallen #4) by Lauren Kate
- For Darkness Shows the Stars by Diana Peterfreund
- Insignia by S.J. Kincaid
Linger (The Wolves of Mercy Falls #2) by Maggie Stiefvater
- Belles by Jen Calonita
- Take a Bow by Elizabeth Eulberg
- Keep Holding On by Suzane Colasanti 

- Taking Shots (Assassins #1) by Toni Aleo (ebook)
- The Vincent Boys by Abbi Glines (free ebook)
- Witches 101: A Witches of East End Primer by Melissa de la Cruz (free ebook - Adult)

Thank you to...
- Claire of Claire Reads :)
- Sarvenaz Tash, for The Mapmaker and the Ghost bookmark and bookplate :)

Next week on the blog:
- More of my reviews: Keep Holding On, Take a Bow, and the BeSwitched Series
- My stop on The Royally BeSwitched Tour!
- My interviews with Susane Colasanti and Elizabeth Eulberg!
- My Monthly Reads Wrap-Up post :)

- Giveaway Alert!!! Stay tuned for your chance to win books from THREE amazing YA authors AND a book of your choice!!!

Thank you all for taking the time to stop by every week!!! 
Please be sure to leave a comment, say "HI" and don't forget to leave your links too!!! 

Happy reading :) 


  1. wow, what an awesome week! You got a TON of great books. Im especially excited to see what you think of Crewel. I have heard virtually nothing about it but I love the cover :)

  2. What an amazing week! Crewel was one that I didn't manage to pick up at BEA but it looked really good! Hope you enjoy everything!

    Thanks for stopping by my Added to the Bookshelf Post

    ♥ Melissa @ Melissa's Eclectic Bookshelf

  3. You had an excellent week. It looks like you had some good titles this week. BEA was very good. I didn't get everything I wanted but still very good.


  4. I hope you enjoy all the books you got this week, and I can't wait for Grown Ups Sunday! Love that new feature idea. :) I'm also expanding into the adult audience on my blog a little bit, too. VERY exciting. I love adult and read it so much!

    happy reading!

  5. Pushing the Limits is soooo good! You're going to love it! I loved For Darkness Shows the Stars as well! Enjoy all your new books.

  6. Beautiful looking books there! I know I can't wait to read The Goddess Legacy. Love that series!

    Enjoy your books and ave a lovely week!!


  7. Have I mentioned that I love your vlog posts? They're so fun!

  8. Great week!! I loved Keep Holding on and Pushing the Limits!! OMG you got Crewel!! I really want to read that one. You should read The Vincent Boys like soon. That books totally rocks!!


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