Saturday, August 31, 2013

Stacking the Shelves (21) 8.31.13

Saturday, August 31, 2013 8:53 AM with 27 comments

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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.


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The Chaos of Stars by Kiersten White
I have been positively drooling over this cover. I really enjoyed Mind Games by Ms. White and am excited to see what she does with Egyptian mythology.
Until it Hurts to Stop by Jennifer R. Hubbard
Another absolutely gorgeous cover. I sometimes struggle with books about bullying, but they can be really good if handled correctly.
Living with Jackie Chan by Jo Knowles
After a teenager fathers a baby he moves in with his karate-obsessed uncle.
Unthinkable  by Nancy Werlin
I've owned the book Impossible (the first book in this series) for about 2 years now but haven't read it. I need to get on that.
Relativity by Cristin Bishara
I'm really excited for this one. I love books that follow multiple planes and this one has 9!
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
I'm so excited for this book about college aged girls that sounds absolutely nothing like typical "NA". Plus fan fiction!
The Waking Dark by Robin Wasserman
Several people in a small town go mad and commit murders on a day that is coined "the killing day." I'm not exactly sure what this one is about beyond that, but it looks creepy and dark.
The Hive by Gill Hornby
Mom mean girls and queen bees. I love books that take an honest look at female friendships.
Cherry Money Baby  by John M. Cusick
A trailer park girl who plans to marry her high school sweetheart after high school gets swept up in a visiting starlet's life.
The Daylight Gate by Jeanette Winterson
A group of witches in 1612...or something. It's Jeanette Winterson so it's bound to be pretty awesome.

So that's it for me this week. I'm pretty excited about what I added to my shelves. What did you add to your shelves? Link me up!
 
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27 comments:

  1. Wow! Amazing haul. I want to read so many of the books in your haul. Particularly Fangirl and Until It Hurts To Stop. Happy Reading :-)

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  2. I'm so excited for Fangirl! It sounds like a fabulous read.
    I also like the cover for Relativity!
    I hope you enjoy all those lovely books. :)

    Nick - My Haul

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  3. I follow via bloglovin. You got some good books in your haul this week. I will be starting Chaos of The Stars soon. Come visit me as well.

    Grace
    Books of Love
    http://gracebooksoflove.com

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  4. Hope you enjoy Fangirl! I didn't love Eleanor and Park like everyone else, but I'm hoping I'll really like this one more.

    Happy reading!

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  5. I'm so excited for The Chaos of Stars and Unthinkable. They both sounds amazing. Great books this week. Enjoy all your fabulous reads Natalie!

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  6. Great haul. I have reviews for Relativity and Cherry Money Baby coming up soon. Enjoy 'em!

    My STS.

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  7. I'm super excited about The Waking Dark and about. well, all the other books on your list!
    My STS

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  8. Fangirl has really been getting a lot of hype the past week or two. It looks like you have some great books. I haven't read any of them, but I hope you enjoy them.

    Here is my STS: http://www.jacquesbooknook.blogspot.com/2013/08/stacking-shelves_29.html

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  9. Fangirl . . . I really want to read that one. I'm looking forward to what you think of it!

    My STS: http://readingismytreasure.blogspot.com/2013/08/stacking-shelves-3-only-virtual.html

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  10. I got Relativity this week, too, and I'm really looking forward to it! Ah, Impossible has a sequel! I remember enjoying it, but I don't remember much about it. I may need to reread and then check out Unthinkable!

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  11. I haven't gotten approval for Unthinkable yet. I have read her other ones. I'll just have to wait and see if I do end up getting it. :) You got a great stack! I hope you enjoy them all! Thanks for stopping by too.

    Tressa @ Tressa's Wishful Endings

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  12. You got a lot of good reads this week! I'm especially excited about Fangirl and I'm interested in hearing your thoughts on Cherry Money Baby. The Hive also looks like something I'd love. I hope you enjoy everything!

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  13. SUPER jealous of Fangirl & The Chaos of Stars. And Cherry Baby Money.

    I won the Hive from LB during BEA, but I still haven't read it. I love the cover though.

    Some REALLY great books here :)

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  14. I've been super excited and drooling over The Chaos of Stars too! Fangirl also looks really cute and I've been seeing good things about it. Happy reading and thanks for stopping by!

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  15. my sister read eleanor and park and loved it but i heard it's a sad one so i haven't picked it up yet but fangirl sounds not as sad. i don't know if that's true but i'm really digging the cover.

    hope you can stop by my StS.

    -michelle @ Michelle & Leslie's Book Picks

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  16. Great pile of books this week, Natalie. I'm looking forward to a lot of these - Chaos, specially. I hope you'll enjoy them all.

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  17. I really want to read "Fangirl". I'm on a hold for it at the library so far. Happy reading!

    Tsuki’s STS

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  18. You hit the jackpot this week!!!! SO many good books up there - Fangirl, The Chaos of Stars, The Waking Dark, Relativity - I want to read them all! Happy Reading!!

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  19. You got Fangirl! Guess how jealous I am. :P
    I also like your new blog design. It totally fits you, if you get what I mean. ;D
    Happy reading & thanks for stopping by my STS! (:

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  20. You got such great books this week, I'm so jealous! Fangirl, Relativity, The Chaos of Stars, I can't wait for those! Have fun reading! ~Pam

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  21. Awesome haul! I'm excited to check out Fangirl. And I totally agree about Until it Hurts to Stop (about the cover and bullying). The Chaos of Stars looks awesome too, actually they all do haha. Happy readings!

    Book Munchies' Sunday Post & STS (:

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  22. I know I've got Waking Dark, think I have Chaos of the stars too. Great haul! Thanks for stopping by my STS.

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  23. Oh man, this is a GREAT haul. I want over half the books. Haha. I really like the cover for Cherry Money Baby. I'm not sure why... I just love how simple it is. I hope you enjoy your books! I can't wait to see what you think of them :D

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  24. I'm so nervous to start THE CHAOS OF STARS. It sounds so good and the cover is so pretty. Apparently it's let a lot of people down there. Here's hoping we both really like it! AH you got FANGIRL. So jealous! I'm dying to read that one. I think it's out now? I may have to go borrow it from the library. THE DAYLIGHT GATE sounds awesome. I've never heard of it before. I love anything witch related so it's bound to be awesome. Hope you like all these!

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  25. I read Fangirl, The Waking Dark, and Relativity recently, and all were great. I hope you enjoy them!

    Stephanie @ Inspiring Insomnia

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  26. I just added Fangirl to my want-to-read list a couple days ago! :) I hope you enjoy it. Happy Reading!

    *Following your blog*

    Here are my newest additions.

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  27. I really wanted to request Cherry Money Baby but I just could not fit one more review book into that month. I am really looking forward to hearing what you think!

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