Welcome to my IMM #16!
In My Mailbox was originally started by The Story Siren and it's where anyone can participate and let everyone know what they got in books, and other book related things, throughout a given time. Anyone with a blog can join in, and you can post once a week, once a month, or whenever you choose to.
- A Lion Among Men: Gregory Maguire (Hardcover, only $2!)
- The Casual Vacancy: JK Rowling (99 CENTS!!! Hardcover, looks brand New!)
- Scarlet: Marissa Meyer (#2 in Lunar Chronicles) Read this one earlier this month! :)
- Things I Can't Forget by Miranda Kenneally
- City of Bones: Cassandra Clare (Hardcover and Paperback version for Cassie Clare signing this month!!! :))
I'm also doing a Giveaway right now, for one these bad boys! :) Here is the link:
Beautiful Bastard Giveaway! (You must be 17 or older to enter, and live in the US, or have a Shipping address to the US!)
Angela's Anxious Life! :) She also runs the Goodreads Young Adult Book Club!
The swag pack included:
-Beautiful Creatures Soundtrack
-Beautiful Creature long sleeved T-Shirt
-Beautiful Creatures Mini-poster
-Beautiful Creatures key chain (Inspired by Lena's Charm necklace)
-Two Beautiful Creatures temporary tattoos
-Beautiful Creatures chap stick
-and a couple of other things! :)
THANK YOU ANGELA AND THE GOODREAD YA BOOK CLUB!!!! :) You're awesome!!
- Scarlet inspired Lip Gloss (from Macmillan for preordering Scarlet!)
- And Jessica Brody swag! All signed included book plates, sneak peek booklets, and bookmarks!
Randomness that must be mentioned:
- Pitch Perfect DVD (I also bought off of iTunes the soundtrack which was on sale! Love this movie so much!!)
- The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 DVD!! (Came out Yesterday, so I went and picked up my copy!!! SOOOOOO excited!!!!!!)
- Heart Like Mine: Amy Hatvany (Release Date: March 19th, 2013)
- Geek Girl: Holly Smale (Release Date: February 28th, 2013)
- Five Days: Douglas Kennedy (Release Date: April 30th, 2013) (Atria sent me this request too!)
- Nantucket Blue: Leila Howard (Release Date: May 7th, 2013)
- The Garden of my Imaan: Farhana Zia (Release Date: April 1st, 2013)
- One Little White Lie: Loretta Hill (Release Date: Feb. 1st, 2013)
- Just Breathe: Janette Paul (Release Date: Feb. 1st, 2013)
- Ten Tiny Breaths: KA Tucker (Release Date: Dec. 11th, 2012)
- The Eternity Cure: Julie Kagawa (Release Date: April 23rd, 2013)
- The Boyfriend App: Katie Sise (Release Date: April 30th, 2013)
Purchased/Free from Amazon:
- Cruisin': Sarah Mlynowski (Short Story for 99 Cents!)
- The International Kissing Club: Ivy Adams (only $1.99!)
- If We Kiss: Rachel Vail ($2.99!)
- Fallen Too Far: Abbi Glines
- Wallbanger: Alice Clayton (was $4.99, which is for me a bit pricey for an ebook, but WOW was this book funny! HERE is my Review!)
So that's everything from this past month!
As you can probably tell, it was yet another awesome month in books and swag! :)
On a complete side note, I also achieved something huge! A bit late, at 21, but I got my Driver's Permit, which means I am officially on the path to becoming a Licensed Driver!!!!! :) YAY!!!
So now a recap in reviews:
- Rebecca's Lost Journals: Volume 1: The Seduction: By Lisa Renee Jones (ARC, author)
- Dash and Lily's Book of Dares: Rachel Cohn and David Levithon (ARC Version from Netgalley)
- Beautiful Bastard: Christina Lauren (Also did an interview with both authors yesterday! :))
- Wings: Aprilynne Pike
- Scarlet: Marissa Meyer
- Beautiful Creatures Movie Review
- Safe Haven: Nicholas Sparks
- Rebecca's Lost Journals: Volume 2: The Contract: Lisa Renee Jones (ARC, from author)
- First Time for Everything: Aimee Carson (ARC, from Netgalley)
- Speak: Laurie Halse Anderson (Audiobook Review)
- Heart Like Mine: Amy Hatvany (ARC, Netgalley)
- Things I Can't Forget: Miranda Kenneally
- Wallbanger: Alice Clayton
Meg-A Readers SIGN-UPS Have Started!!!!
And I am also holding a giveaway for one lucky US Reader to win a copy of Christina Lauren's Beautiful Bastard! :)
a Rafflecopter giveaway
Alright, that's it from me for this month's IMM! :)
The Romance Bookie :)