Sunday, 11 March 2012

Incoming!

AKA In My Mailbox



666 Charing Cross Road - Paul Magrs
Rules of Civility - Amor Towles
The Somnambulist - Essie Fox
Biscuiteers Book of Iced Biscuits
The Fall - Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan
The Ask and the Answer - Patrick Ness
Monsters of Men - Patrick Ness
The Last Condo Board of the Apocalypse - Nina Post
Tobacco Stained Mountain Goat - Andrez Bergen
Complete Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Douglas Adams
The Memory of Love - Aminatta Forna






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13 comments:

  1. Cadbury's Philadelphia? O_o Unuuuusual!

    Anyway, have snuck off to Goodreads with a few recommendations, haha.

    I really want to read The Knife of Never Letting Go and actually have a copy.. tentatively. I might trade it with Shauny for Linger, it peaks my interest a little more. But we shall see! Also, loved Hitchhiker's even if 3 and 4 did get a little.. weird. It's hilarious and wonderful and I still need to get hold of book 5. I bought the trilogy of FOUR in The Works years ago and it wasn't until I read it last year that I realised it's the trilogy of five. So I need to get hold of that one sometime.
    But yes.. Hopefully less books next week, I agree. My poor bookshelves!

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  2. Hi Ellie! I have just finished reading Patrick Ness' The Knife of Never Letting Go - and I'd be drafting my review of the book soon. Have you read it yet? The ending was just ... woah. It's good that you have all three books in the series, otherwise it would be torture not finding out what would happen next. I have also read Ness' A Monster Calls and was blown away by that too. The man knows grief. :) I'm intrigued as well by your Scifi book for the month. I have this copy of Margaret Atwood's book but have not gotten around to reading it yet. Will probably take a sneak peek into your group discussion to find out whether I should read that soon. :)

    Here's mine over at GatheringBooks: http://gatheringbooks.wordpress.com/2012/03/11/launch-of-girl-power-and-womens-wiles/

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    1. A Monster Calls had me in a flood of tears, it's one of the best books for younger readers I've read. I read The Knife of Never Letting Go last year but didn't feel I had to read the rest right then.

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  3. Ah the book that everyone else loves except you! Hate that feeling! I loved The Strain, looking forward to (one day!) finally reading The Fall.

    Have a great week :)

    My IMM @ The Aussie Zombie

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  4. Ooooh I might have to pop and get the Ness books from The Works as I do want to read that series and thats a cracking offer if you can get all three.

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  5. I have to read The Fall. My husband and I read the first book in the series and need to catch up.

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  6. I'm going to have to Goodreads some of these titles as I am pretty sure I've not heard of any of them.


    This Weeks IMM (2)

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  7. Great books. I have yet to read the Hitch-hikers Guide, I have my sons' copy on my shelf.

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  8. I love The Hitch-Hikers Guide. They really are very funny. Some great books there.

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  9. Oooh! Looks like you got some great books this week! I see some I need to add to my to read list!

    Thanks for sharing!
    http://paulettespapers.com/

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  10. I've had The Memory of Love on my shelf for about a year. It sounds so good, I really need to get around to reading it!

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  11. I hope you enjoy everything you got this week. Here's my IMM!

    http://paigebradish1996.blogspot.com/2012/03/in-my-mailbox-25.html

    ~Paige @ Comfort Books

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  12. Thanks for mentioning Tobacco-Stained Mountain Goat here, Ellie! I now have a new one I should send you! ;)

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