Saturday, January 18, 2014

Bumbles and Fairy-Tales Updates and Book Haul #53


Hello bookish friends!
I hope you have had a fabulous week in books!!!

I have been trying to balance a schedule between family life and book reading/reviewing/blogging life the last 2 weeks and well, as you can see, things have been pretty busy! 
Reading time has been excellent! Now, if I can just fit in my computer/blogging time in, then life will be close to perfect ;) 

Got some books this week... 

I am also participating in Stacking the Shelves 
and the Showcase Sunday this week!

What happened on the blog last week... 
- Review: THE SWEET DEAD LIFE by Joy Preble (YA)
- Waiting On Wednesday #66: The A-WORD (Sweet Dead Life #2) by Joy Preble (YA)
- Cover Reveal: A GRIMM LEGACY by Janna Jennings (YA)


What I received for review... 
- R Is For Rebel (Unruly Royals #4) (ARC) by Megan Mulry (A) from Sourcebooks Landmark
- Anyone But You: A Modern-Day Spin on Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet (Twisted Lit #3) (HB) by Kim Askew and Amy Helmes (YA) from Merit Press

What I purchased... 
- The Spindlers (Signed HB) by Lauren Oliver (MG)
- Dash & Lily's Book of Dares (Signed HB) by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan (YA)
- Romeo Redeemed (Juliet Immortal #2) (HB) by Stacey Jay (YA)
- The Madman's Daughter (eBook) by Megan Shepherd (YA)
- Starters (eBook) by Lissa Price (YA)
- Enders (Starters #2) (eBook) by Lissa Price (YA)
- Portrait of a Starter (Starters #0.5) by Lissa Price (YA)
- Portrait of a Marshal (Starters #1.25) by Lissa Price (YA)
- Portrait of a Donor (Starters #1.75) by Lissa Price (YA)


That's all for me this week!!! 
Plenty of reading yummy-ness, right?! 

I've re-read Starters this week and went right into all the short stories and ended it all up with a re-read of Enders too! There is one more short story that was suppose to be released already, but I don't see it available anywhere :(  My review of the whole saga will be up sometime within the next 2 weeks!


Thanks so much for stopping by today!!!

Please share!!! What did you get???

10 comments:

  1. What a great list! I grabbed a few of those eBooks too! I really need to get Dance of Red Death after the first one ended with such a cliffhanger! Happy reading.
    Our Week in Books @Libby Blog

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  2. Ohhh, lovely books! You just reminded me that I have an ARC of Dance of the Red Death, and I have YET TO READ IT D: This is bad lol, it's been months! Oops! But in all seriousness, I hope you enjoy that sequel! And all of your books :)

    Have an awesome weekend!

    Check out my STS post!

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  3. A good week in books coming into your life :)
    http://booketta.blogspot.co.uk/2014/01/feeding-my-e-reader-9-and-what-postman.html

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  4. What a lovely haul. I've been wanting to reed Juliet Immortal for a while now. Hope that Romeo Redeemed is an awesome read. Also, Dash and Lily seems like a great winter read.

    My StS

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  5. So many of these are on my TBR list. I hope you enjoy them! :) My STS

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  6. The Spindlers! And Dash & Lily! I'm jealous you have signed copies of those! I listened to the audiobook of The Spindlers and it was awesome. Very well done! Hope you enjoy all your books, Margie!

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  7. The Madman's Daughter!!! Amazing book! My favorite read of 2013. Hope you enjoy it as much as I did!!!

    -Danie

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  8. Wow what a great haul! Personally, I haven't read any of those, but I have heard amazing things about all of them!! I hope you enjoy all them!! It's hard to balance blogging, reading, and time for life in general! There's just not enough time in a day, is there?? Have a great week, Margie!! :)

    My StS

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  9. Enjoy all your new books and I look forward to your reviews!

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  10. Great haul! Lots of amazing looking books. I've got an ARC of Enders, but I still need to read Starters before I can start it. I hope you enjoy your books! My STS :)

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