Saturday, June 22, 2013

Stacking the Shelves (11)

Saturday, June 22, 2013 9:41 AM with 28 comments
Stacking the Shelves is a weekly feature hosted by Tyngas Reviews. This meme allows us to share the books we've recently added to our shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks! *Clicking the link of a book's title will take you to Goodreads.


E-Book ARCs 
Dirty Little SecretSince You AskedThe Bat: The First Inspector Harry Hole Novel 
Brooklyn GirlsThis is W.A.R.The Book of Secrets
Dirty Little Secret by Jennifer Echols
A fiddler player gets roped into a band with a sexy guitar player even though she's supposed to be staying out of the spotlight. I've actually already started this. My review will be up Monday.
Since You Asked by Maurene Goo
A Korean-American teenager lands her own column in the school newspaper after one of her rants gets accidentally published.
The Bat by Jo Nesbo
I've always been curious about this series and could never understand why the first book available in America was the third one. The first book is finally being released here.
Brooklyn Girls by Gemma Burgess
The first book in a series about 5 20-somethings sharing a Brooklyn brownstone.
This is W.A.R. by Lisa and Laura Roecker
A group of girls band together to take down a boy and his family after he murders one of their friends.
The Book of Secrets by Elizabeth Joy Arnold
I'm not exactly sure what this one is about, but it's billed as a combination of Eleanor Brown and Gillian Flynn, which, seriously--sold!
What I Bought
The Weird Sisters 
The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown
I've already read this delightful novel of three adult sisters, all named after Shakespeare heroines, who all find themselves living at home. I loved it and found it for $2 in great condition. I love my used bookstore.
What I snagged from the library 

 The Tao of Martha: My Year of LIVING; Or, Why I'm Never Getting All That Glitter Off of the DogTruth or Dare (Truth or Dare, #1)Mothership (Ever-Expanding Universe, #1)
 The Bling Ring: How a Gang of Fame-Obsessed Teens Ripped Off Hollywood and Shocked the WorldLadies' Night 
The Tao of Martha by Jen Lancaster
I love her books.
Truth or Dare  by Jacqueline Green
I've been dying to read this book about a game of truth or dare that spins out of control. I honestly don't know why.
I've heard this book about a spaceship full of pregnant teens is hilarious.
The Bling Ring by Nancy Jo Sales
The author of the newspaper article has expanded her research into a book now that it is a movie. I've read the first few pages and can already tell it probably won't hold my interest for an entire book, but that is what the library is for.
Ladies' Night by Mary Kay Andrews
This book is huge! I was surprised at how big it was when I picked it up (I'd pre-ordered). To be honest, this one probably won't happen in the 3 week time limit due to review books, but hopefully I'll get to it eventually.
Well that's all for me. What did you add to your shelves this week? Link me up!


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28 comments:

  1. Brooklyn Girls and This Is W.A.R look really good, I can't wait to see what you think of them. Happy reading!

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  2. I'm reading This is W.A.R and Dirty Little Secrets soon. I hope that you enjoy them :-)

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  3. WOW. Lots of awesome books. I hope you enjoy your new pretties. They all look so lovely and nice. Come visit me as well. New follower via bloglovin'

    Grace

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  4. haha, lovin' the face on Since you Asked... Looks like a face I would do if I could pull off those glasses! great haul this week!

    Here's My STS

    Amber @Paradise of Pages

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  5. Love, love, love the covers of "Since You Asked" and "This is W.A.R.". No, in fact, everything looks amazing! My wishlist is never going to lighten up, isn't?

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  6. Woah, This is W.A.R. looks very dark!

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  7. Truth or Dare sounds so amazing! I really liked the book trailer. I hope you enjoy. :)
    Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian

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  8. Great Haul! I actually got Dirty Little Secret this week too.

    Here's my Stacking the Shelves

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  9. Dirty Little Secret and Brooklyn Girls look great. Fab haul, there is loads there that catch my eye. Enjoy :-)

    BookishTrish @ Between the Lines

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  10. Since You Asked looks so legit! I want to read that one too!
    My STS

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  11. Awesome haul! I've read Dirty Little Secret and enjoyed it. I want to read the Bling Ring before I watch the movie. I hope you enjoy all of your wonderful books.

    Ange @ Moonlight Reader

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  12. I'm going to try to go see the Bling Ring tomorrow. And I'm reading Dirty Little Secret soon!
    Enjoy all your book and thanks so much for stopping by! Jen @ YA Romantics

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  13. Truth of Dare looks good, hope you enjoy.
    Brandi @ Blkosiner’s Book Blog

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  14. I have This is WAR and Brooklyn Girls too! Cant wait to read them. I am excited to read Bling Ring. I want to see the movie too. It looks like an indulgent, entertaining, movie.
    You got a lot of great reads this week! I am following you by Bloglovin. Its all I use now. That and email subs, sometimes RSS/Feed. I dont like GFC anymore..lol..
    Have a great Sunday!
    What's On Bella's Shelf?

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  15. I really like the cover of The Book of Secrets. It's kind of plain, but hints at all sorts of goodness inside. I think I may have to add this one.

    Enjoy your books!

    Ems

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  16. I don't think I've heard of any of these books honestly! But they all sound real interesting, especially Since You Asked. Happy reading! :D

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  17. I'm looking forward to reading The Book of Secrets too!

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  18. Wow, amazing haul of books! The Book Of Secrets sounds intriguing and is on my wishlist so looking forward to seeing what you think of it! Enjoy your new books and happy reading :)

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  19. Awesome books! This Is War sounds really good. :) Enjoy!

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  20. Nice haul. Happy reading :)

    old follower

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  21. Look at all those books! Mothership sounds hilarious; totally adding it to my TBR.

    Slytherpuff
    StS @ Bettering Me Up

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  22. Ooh, I definitely want to read Jennifer Echols' book! It looks cute. :) And I'm sad to hear that The Bling Ring isn't terribly interesting! I really want to see the movie but guess I'll pass on the book.

    Rachel @ Paper Cuts

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  23. Yay! Dirty Little Secret! I have that one too and will be reading it this week! I can't wait! And I'm looking forward to your This is WAR review!

    Thanks for stopping by my STS!

    Jessica@Lovin' Los Libros

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  24. I have heard wonderful things about Mothership. A couple of my friends loved it. I don't like that cover at all but I'm going to try to read this at some point. Great haul this week. I love so many of these covers!

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  25. Great haul! I really like the cover for Truth or Dare. Enjoy and thanks for stopping by my blog!

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  26. I'm really interested in reading Truth or Dare too! I really hope you enjoy it and it's as good as it sounds! :)

    Thanks for stopping by my post!

    ~Sara @ Forever 17 Books

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  27. I'm reading Dirty Little Secret as soon as I finish my current read. I can't wait. I freakin' loved Such a Rush.

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  28. Brooklyn Girls and This is W.A.R. sounds awesome! I've just added them to the TBR :) And I'll start my own copy of Dirty Little Secrets soon. Happy reading, and thanks for stopping by!

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