Saturday, March 3, 2012

IMM Vol. 17


IMM is a weekly meme hosted by The Story Siren. Here is what we received this week !


Jess's Library Haul


Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

Born Wicked by Jessica Spotswood (I can't belive they had this)
Excel 2002 for Dummies (I need a refresher on this program. This was the only edition they had) 
Knock 'em Dead 2012: The Ultimate Job Search Guide - (And the job search continues . . .)

Won by Kat


Outlander Chronicles #1 Phoenix by CH Cobb

I received this book for review from Dani over at Refracted Light. It was written by her Dad and while it is not young adult it falls in nicely with all the YA dystopians popping up. Dani even designed the cover ! Look for the review soon.








Freshman Year and Other Unnatural Disasters by Meredith Zeitlin 
I won this from Shannon over at Books Devoured. She said she enjoyed it and I like a good contemporary,so I can't wait for this one.


NetGalley


Grave Mercy by Rachel LaFevers
   
Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage into the sanctuary of the convent of St. Mortain, where the sisters still serve the gods of old. Here she learns that the god of Death Himself has blessed her with dangerous gifts—and a violent destiny. If she chooses to stay at the convent, she will be trained as an assassin and serve as a handmaiden to Death. To claim her new life, she must destroy the lives of others. 


I've seen this on a lot of Waiting on Wednesdays and it looks like it might be an interesting high fantasy.


15 comments :

  1. Yay! Glad it got there! I hope that you like Kelsey as much as I did! =)

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  2. Great haul!! I cant wait to read Daughter of Smoke and Bone & Grave Mercy!!
    http://lovesbooksreviews.blogspot.com/2012/03/in-my-mailbox-34.html

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  3. I can't believe Born Wicked was just sitting on the shelf! I'm totally on the wait list atm...Glad you picked up Daughter of Smoke and Bone and Freshman Year as well. I also got the galley of Grave Mercy and am super excited to read it as I've heard nothing by excellent things. Enjoy!

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  4. I can't wait to read Born Wicked and Grave Mercy! I hope that you enjoy your new books!

    Kristina
    Ladybug Storytime

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  5. Born Wicked, yay! I can't wait to start reading it too! Grave Mercy sounds so very good!
    Happy reading :)

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  6. I want to read Born Wicked so badly! And yay for Grave Mercy!

    My In My Mailbox

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  7. I still need to read my copy of Daughter of Smoke & Bone! :) It's supposed to be really good, though. I hope you enjoy your books!

    Here's my IMM for this week
    And I also have an international giveaway going on. (:

    Happy reading!
    Vicky
    Books, Biscuits & Tea

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  8. Lovely haul! I hope you enjoy Daughter of Smoke and Bone as much as I did!
    Kat@ YA's the Word

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  9. Born Wicked and Daughter Of Smoke And Bone are both SUPER good!

    AND YAY GRAVE MERCY!

    Happy reading :-)

    My IMM

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  10. I love Daughter, it is actually my favorite read of 2011. I can't wait to read Grave Mercy and Born Wicked.

    Thanks for stopping by!

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  11. I also got Grave Mercy from netgalley, I can't wait to read it and the other books I got.
    I hope it's good.

    Here's mine:
    http://nazish0151.wordpress.com/2012/03/03/in-my-mailbox-3

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  12. Ahhh, I'm dying to read Daughter of Smoke & Bone. I can't wait to hear what you think about it! I'm also waiting on Born Wicked to come in the mail. It also sounds awesome! & my fingers are crossed for you, Jess I hope you find a job soon!

    I also got Grave Mercy from NetGalley. It sounds very good, and I can't wait to get started on it :)

    Great haul!

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  13. Great mailbox! I loved Daughter of Smoke & Bone. I've been seeing Born Wicked around a lot of blogs today. I got Grave Mercy through Netgalley...oh how I love Netgalley LOL. Enjoy them all.
    Shellie @ Creative Reads

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  14. Eeee! Great haul! Hope you enjoy them all, especially Freshman Year and Other Unnatural Disasters. I'm really excited to read it! Thanks for stopping by :)

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  15. Freshman Year was really good! Lots of great books.

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