Saturday, 15 September 2012

Stacking the Shelves & The Sunday Post

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The Sunday Post is a meme hosted by Kimba at Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer
and Stacking the Shelves by Tynga at Tynga's Reviews

It's a chance to share what has happened the past week, showcase books and other bookish things we have received and talk about what is coming up on our blog.

 This is my recap of what I received and what happened on the blog this past week.

(Clicking on the title will take you to Goodreads)


Carnival of Souls by Melissa Marr
Sweet Shadows by Tera Lynn Childs
Monument 14 by Emmy Laybourne
If I Lie by Corinne Jackson

Stained by Ella James (Free for kindle)
Wings of Arian (The Solus Trilogy) by Devri Walls (Free for kindle)

For Review:

Betwixt by Melissa Pearl
Solid by Shelley Workinger
Covet by Melissa Darnell
Over the Cliff’s Edge (A Morganna Cork novel #2) by B. Jane Lawson
Alight: The Peril (Pyxis #2) by K.C. Neil (Blog tour)
My Favorite Mistake by Chelsea M. Cameron (Blog tour)

 (Thank-you to Melissa Pearl, Shelley Workinger, B. Jane Lawson, BB Book Tours, Supagurl Tours and Harlequin Teen Australia)


Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken
Splintered by A.G. Howard

(Thank-you to Harper Collins Australia and Abrams)

The Darkest Minds Splintered

Currently Reading:

Betwixt by Melissa Pearl


First Light (Project Five Fifteen) by Samantha Summers – Int’l Ends 17th September
Sweet Evil (Sweet Trilogy #1)) by Wendy Higgins – Int’l Ends 28th September

A recap of my week:


BBAW Day 1 - Appreciation


BBAW Day 2 – Shining a Light on You! Roof Beam Reader
(The interview I did for this can be found HERE)


Cover Reveal – The Game Changer by Marie Landry
Cover Reveal – Reaping me Softly by Kate Evangelista


Review – What a Boy Wants by Nyrae Dawn


ARC Review - The Shadow Society by Marie Rutkoski
Feature & Follow Friday – Parajunkee & Alison Can Read

Coming up this week:

Review of Solid by Shelley Messinger
Review of Into the Deep by Lauryn April
Release Day Blitz – Cursed by Jennifer L. Armentrout

New buttons, signature and meme buttons were designed by Xpresso Reads

(Pending reviews: Deity by Jennifer L. Armentrout, Mystic City by Theo Lawrence, The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken) Each to be posted closer to the release date.

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  1. You've got so many great books this week! I hope you enjoy them!

    Happy reading!
    My StS

  2. Splintered has a gorgeous cover, I really love it, I hope the story is as amazing. Happy reading!

    here is mine

  3. I've been wanting to read Solid for sooooo long. Splintered sounds amazing, I can't wait to read it! Enjoy your books!

    Books of Amber

  4. You got so many great books this week! Happy Reading!

    Thanks for stopping by my FF

  5. Great variety of gooks that you got! I have Wings of Arian that I need to read at some point. Enjoy :)

  6. Niiice! Can't wait for your review of Carnival of Souls! I am still debating about that one and need to read some reviews before I go dashing out and adding another book to the mountains!

    Happy Reading!

    My STS will be up tomorrow, so be sure to stop by then!

    Have a GREAT weekend!

    Old Follower :)

  7. I loved love LOVED Carnival of Souls, it was a phenomenal read and I hope you'll enjoy it too! You had a great week, and I really need to check out all the BBAW posts!

  8. I really want to read Carnival of Souls. Sounds really intriguing. I'm reading Covet right now, as a matter of fact. Great haul!

  9. Awesome books! I've been curious about Monument 14, and you were lucky to get approved for Splintered :) I'm also itching to check out Melissa Darnell's series, but I haven't gotten around to it yet...

    Thanks for commenting on my post earlier, and happy reading!

  10. Love your book haul! You got some amazing books. Monument 14 by Emmy Laybourne looks great! I really want to read the book. :)

    J'adore Happy Endings

  11. Interesting selection of books this week. Hope you enjoy the new books.


  12. I hope to read your review on Carnival of Souls. I've heard a lot of mixed opinions about the book. Betixt sounds amazing. I hope you enjoy all of your amazing books and happy reading to you!!!

  13. You got some pretty amazing books this week! I'm most excited for The Darkest Mind and Splintered. Monument 14 was great, and I'm dying for Carnival of Souls! Hope you enjoy all the books you got this week! Thanks for sharing and happy reading!

    MaryAnn @ Chapter by Chapter
    Stop by our STS :)

  14. All the books you got are amazing! :) Monument 14 and Splintered both sound great! Also, I really liked Sweet Venom, so I'm excited to see your review for Sweet Shadows :)

  15. Heard so many good things about Carnival of Souls. Enjoy.


  16. So much awesome! I bought Wings of Arian this week, too. AH. The Darkest Minds! I so want to read that one! I can't wait to read your reviews for these, happy reading!!

  17. Sweet haul and awesome week on the blog. I love the cover of Carnival of Souls and really want to read it, but I bought Night Circus when it first released and still haven't read i decided until I read it no Carnival..LOL Thanks for being a part of the Sunday Post and enjoy your weekend!

  18. I am SO anxious to read Splintered!! I requested it a while back on NG too but haven't heard back yet... I LOVE the cover.. so gorgeous :) I was really excited for Monument 14 but couldn't quite get into it.. I only started in the beginning and it didn't grab me right away but I'll definitely give it another shot when I'm in a better frame of mind maybe :)

    Thanks for stopping by my StS!

    Michele | Stacking the Shelves | Giveaway

  19. What a great haul, Sharon! I can't wait to hear what you think of If I Lie! And I really like the cover of Splintered!

  20. Splintered!!! Oh you are so lucky I can't wait to read it.

  21. Ohh I can't wait for your review of Betwixt, that book I been waiting for

  22. You've had a great week! I don't even know where to start!!!

    Check out my IMM & SP.

    Sandy @ Somewhere Only We Know

  23. Awesome haul this week!!

  24. I received Betwixt, too, which I'm excited to read. And I think you'll like Carnival of Souls, Sharon. It's really really good! And If I Lie? *grins*

    Once Upon a Book Haul

  25. Awseome haul! I so want to read Covet and Carnival. I hope you enjoy all your books.


  26. Great haul... Sweet Shadows was really good. I hope you like it too. I so want Carnival of Souls... Enjoy..

    Jenea @ Books Live Forever

  27. Carnival of Souls looks sooo good and so does Splinter! I hope you like them. I'm starting Half-Blood soon so I'm excited for Deity. Did you like it? Here's My STS/Sunday Post

  28. I have Splintered to review and it looks amazing, that cover is simply stunning! Great haul! <3

    My STS:

  29. What an awesome haul! I hope you enjoy all those books!


  30. Awesome book haul, Sharon! Carnival of Souls looks really good. Happy Reading!

  31. You got some great books and had a good week. And I liked your new page! :)

  32. I am super excited for Carnival of Souls and Splintered! Can't wait to read them! Amazing haul this week! :)

    My StS post! 

    ~ Maida @ Literary Love Affair 

  33. You have had a busy week! Have a wonderful week ahead!

    Here is my Sunday Post.

  34. I loved Monument 14 ...I'm on the fence about Carnival of Souls...mixed reviews...hope you love it and everything else!

    Thanks for stopping by My Added to the Bookshelf Post!

    ♥ Melissa @ Melissa's Eclectic Bookshelf

  35. Looks like you received some really yummy books this week. I am really interested in what you think of Splintered.
    Happy Reading!

  36. Ohh Darkest Minds!! It looks awesome! Splintered looks so great too! Thanks for dropping by!

  37. So many great books, Sharon! I'm quite jealous about Carnival of Souls and Sweet Shadows. I loved Sweet Venom, and it feels like I've been waiting forever for the second book! I'd love to get the audiobook version of Carnival of Souls because James Marsters from Buffy and Angel is narrating it. ;-) Enjoy all your books! <3


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