Sunday, 2 December 2012

Incoming!

AKA Showcase Sunday

I think I've managed to receive the thickest and thinnest books of the year in one week! Shooting Victoria may double as a weapon but it sounds like a fascinating history book on the men who tried to kill Queen Victoria. Among Others is incredibly pretty and has won a bunch of prizes. And within that slim volume, the construction of a new motorway causes a man to crack in The A26.


For Review:
Shooting Victoria by Paul Thomas Murphy (Head of Zeus)
Among Others by Jo Walton (Corsair)
The A26 (Gallic Books)
The Goddess Inheritance by Aimee Carter (Harlequin Teen)

Bought:
Tis the Season by China MiƩville
Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green & David Levithan

Freebies:
Evil Machines by Terry Jones


Showcase Sunday is hosted by Books, Biscuits & Tea.

6 comments:

  1. I was tempted by Will Grayson, Will Grayson but amnaged to resist. Great haul, Ellie! love the cover for Shooting Victoria! Enjoy all your reads! :)

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  2. What an awesome haul! I have already added a few of these books to my own TBR list.
    Happy Reading!
    My Sunday Edition @ Paulette’s Papers

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  3. Great books!

    Among Others I read a while ago and enjoyed it a lot. Will Grayson (x2) is a book I also want to read.

    Have a good time with these nice new books.

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  4. Among Others is supposed to be excellent, can't wait to see what you think of it.

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  5. Shooting Victoria sounds like a great idea and it looks so pretty as well. I may just have to stalk it for a while...

    The A26 sounds interesting too, but I'll wait until I see your review :)

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  6. Among Others sounds great! And the cover is just gorgeous - I saw it on the publisher's website a few weeks ago. Adore!

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