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Saturday, October 27, 2012

The Beehive Book Update #24: The Happy, Happy Edition

Happy weekend to you! 
It's been a fab book week around here, hope you had a good one too :) 

I'm also participating in Tynga's "Stacking the Shelves" this week! 

What I received for review...
Austensibly Ordinary (ARC) by Alyssa Goodnight (YA)
- Miss Buncle Married (Miss Buncle Series #2) by D.E. Stevenson (Adult) 
- The Oracle Glass by Judith Merkle Riley (Adult)
Tempestuous: A Modern-Day Spin on Shakespeare's The Tempest, A Twisted Lit Novel #1 (ARC)
by Kim Askew and Amy Helmes (YA)
Exposure: A Modern-Day Spin on Shakespeare's Macbeth, A Twisted Lit Novel #2 (ARC)
by Kim Askew and Amy Helmes (YA)
The Girl in the Wall (ARC) by Daphne Benedis-Grab (YA) 
Louder Than Words (ARC) by Laurie Plissner (YA)
The Namesake (ARC) by Steven Parlato (YA)
- Sapphire Blue (Edelstein Trilogie #2) by Kerstin Gier (YA) 

Books I traded or won in giveaways...
- Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire (New Adult) 
- Death of a Kleptomaniac by Kristen Tracy (YA)
- Lost Girls by Ann Kelley (YA)

Mentions and Thank You to...
- Author, Alyssa Goodnight :)
- Sourcebooks Landmark, Merit Press and @MacKidsBooks :)
- Danny of Bewitched Bookworms :)
- Tara of Tater's Tall Tails :)
- ARCycling and Montana of The Book Belles :)

My current giveaways...
- Mystic City (ARC) by Theo Lawrence

Thanks SO much for stopping by!!!

For those of you along the hurricanes path - be safe! 

Please be sure to leave comments and your links below :)
Happy reading!!!


  1. I love the sound of Austensibly Ordinary. You got great books, happy reading.

  2. Wow. You got a lot of books over the course of two weeks, Great haul of books.


  3. I'm so excited for the Twisted Lit books!!! They look AMAZING! Enjoy your insane haul!

    Literary Exploration

  4. So many awesome books! I can't wait to read Lost Girls. I hope you enjoy them!

    Books of Amber

  5. Several I haven't heard of on your list. Thanks. And...I loved Mystic City! Thanks for stopping by and happy reading!

  6. All of the books you got have such great titles! Happy Reading!

  7. You are totally rockin' the haul this week! Austensibly Ordinary sounds soooooo good! I cannot wait to see your review of it.

    Stay safe this week. I will be praying for you all!


  8. WOW! Great haul. Mystic City sounds so interesting. Happy reading.
    Our Week in Books @Libby Blog

  9. Lost Girls and Death of a Kleptomaniac sounds very interesting! I'm going to go check those two out now.
    Great haul this week!

  10. Wow! What an awesome haul! I am really excited to read The Girl in the Wall-it looks great :)
    Thanks for stopping by my STS!

  11. Wow, what a great haul of books. The Twisted Lit books look cute, I hope you enjoy them.


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