Sunday, 3 June 2012

Incoming!

AKA Showcase Sunday

Some interesting sounding surprise arrivals this week as well as my Olympic tickets (but really, I am so over the whole Olympic thing already and they haven't started yet). Also I had a NetGalley request from around 6 months ago suddenly be approved this week. I would have ignored it except for the fact it's a book I want to read that isn't easily available in the UK.

100 RPM is a collection of music inspired flash fiction with proceeds going to One in Four. As it is currently only 99p in the Kindle store, go buy a book for a good cause!




For review:
Bed of Nails by Antonin Varenne (Quercus)
Origins of Love by Kishwar Desai (Simon & Schuster)
Cold Grave by Craig Robertson (Simon & Schuster)
Predators I Have Known by Alan Dean Foster (Open Road)

Bought:
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
100 RPM - One Hundred Stories Inspired By Music
The Goddess Hunt by Aimee Carter




Showcase Sunday is hosted by Books, Biscuits & Tea.

10 comments:

  1. I got Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar children this week as well - it looks so interesting! Great haul :)

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  2. Which was from Netgalley, Ellie? 6 months?!! I'm just thinking of all the requests I've deleted after a month or so of no replying :) Good haul, I hope you enjoy all your reads!

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    1. Predators I Have Known. I stuck it on my wishlist but I don't tend to delete requests as the majority get responses. I am good at forgetting what I've requested!

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  3. I like the sound of Origins of Love. Unfortunately, I found Miss Peregrine to be a bit of a disappointment, I hope you enjoy it more than I did.

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  4. Olympic tickets.....wow that's fab!! lucky thing! Netgalley after 6mths wow, i thought they only sent ebooks tho xx

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    1. The NetGalley request was one of the ebooks, the paper books came from the publishers but I wasn't expecting them at all :)

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  5. Yay for The Goddes Hunt! Great haul! :D

    Drop by my Showcase Sunday?

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  6. I'd love to read Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children some time (: I heard so many great things about it

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  7. Origin of Love sounds great! It always surprises me the amount of review copies you get. Lucky girl!

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  8. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children looks like a good read.

    Happy Reading!

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